Olympus Stylus Digital Specifications

Olympus Stylus 500 Digital

Part Number: 225580 Released: January 15, 2005

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.9 in
  • Depth
    1.2 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    0.44 lbs
  • Enclosure Material
    metal
  • Sensor Resolution
    5.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    5400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Video capture ability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 500, ISO 64, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach/snow, night scene with portrait, portrait mode, self-portrait, self-portrait with self-timer, sports mode, sunset, underwater, behind glass, candle, cuisine, document, indoor, landscape, landscape-portrait, night scene
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Fisheye, Sepia, Soft Focus
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    fluorescent, overcast, sunlight, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, wrist strap

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    7.8
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 12 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, backlight mode, fill-in mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Display

  • Type
    2.5" LCD display
  • Display Format
    215,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.1-5.2
  • Macro Focus Range
    2.8 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Min Focus Range
    19.7 in
  • Lens Construction
    3 groups / 5 elements
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Protection
    weatherproof

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H, xD-Picture Card Type M
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB xD
  • Image Storage
    Super-fine JPEG 2560 x 1920 : 8 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2560 x 1920 : 26 - with 32MB card
    JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 40 - with 32MB card
    JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 48 - with 32MB card
    JPEG 1280 x 960 : 76 - with 32MB card
    JPEG 1024 x 768 : 117 - with 32MB card
    JPEG 640 x 480 : 180 - with 32MB card
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 83 sec - with 32MB card
    QuickTime - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 211 sec - with 32MB card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, histogram display, resizing an image

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x composite video/audio output
    1 x USB
    1 x DC power input
  • Memory Card Slot
    xD-Picture Card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Master

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Olympus Li-12B
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1230 mAh ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.2 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

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