Olympus' SP-550UZ has great ergonomics, but disappointingly slow performance and soft, noisy images drag it down.
Avid photographers on a budget get manual controls, a 10X optical zoom, and impressive macro capabilities for $100 less than what this camera's C-770 Ultra Zoom stablemate costs.
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The Olympus SP-550 Ultra Zoom is an excellent mid-range camera with an 18x optical zoom on a compact body.
The 10X zoom lens adds some kick to an otherwise average 4-megapixel camera.
A 10X zoom lens adds some kick to an otherwise average camera.
A solidly designed, relatively compact camera whose claim to fame is a 10X zoom lens.
Despite some performance problems, the C-720 is a solid 8X optical zoom digital camera that's worth considering.
Olympus has released version 1.1 firmware update for its SP-570UZ.
The Olympus SP-560 UZ enters the megazoom territory beloved by sports fans and stalkers.
Olympus has introduced five new cameras to refresh its consumer lineup just days before the international Photo Marketing Association show in Las Vegas.