Olympus Stylus 720 SW Specs

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Olympus Stylus 720 SW

Part Number: 225765

General

  • Depth
    0.8 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    7.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    7400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Digital Zoom
    5 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    With a slim profile of 0.8 in., this camera fits easily into a pocket or purse. Video capture ability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Underwater Depth
    up to 9.8 ft

Display

  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 64, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    auction, available light portrait, landscape-portrait, museum, night portrait, night scene, panorama assist, portrait mode, self-portrait, shoot & select 1, shoot & select 2, snow, beach, sports mode, sunset, underwater macro, underwater wide 1, underwater wide 2, behind glass, candle, cuisine, documents, fireworks, indoor, landscape
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), overcast, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    12.5 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 3x zoom - 6.7 - 20.1 mm - f/3.5-5.0
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 10 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.0
  • Min Focal Length
    6.7 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    20.1 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2.8 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    10
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Protection
    shockproof, weatherproof
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, wrist strap
  • Underwater Use
    Yes

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    19.1 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3072 x 2304
    JPEG 2560 x 1920
    JPEG 2304 x 1728
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1280 x 960
    JPEG 1024 x 768
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps
    QuickTime - 160 x 120 - 15 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.1 frames per second, 3.7 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Features
    Automatic Pixel Mapping (APM), audio recording, brightness control, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    xD-Picture Card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Master

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Olympus LI-42B lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.0 - 9.2, Apple Mac OS X 10.1 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP

Header

  • Brand
    Olympus
  • Product Line
    Olympus Stylus
  • Model
    720 SW
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.1 frames per second, 3.7 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 64, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Digital Zoom
    5 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Features
    Automatic Pixel Mapping (APM), audio recording, brightness control, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    auction, available light portrait, landscape-portrait, museum, night portrait, night scene, panorama assist, portrait mode, self-portrait, shoot & select 1, shoot & select 2, snow, beach, sports mode, sunset, underwater macro, underwater wide 1, underwater wide 2, behind glass, candle, cuisine, documents, fireworks, indoor, landscape

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), overcast, tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    7.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.9 mm (1/2.33")
  • Total Pixels
    7400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7100000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    19.1 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    xD-Picture Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • CNET Labs Shutter lag dim
    1.8
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    3.1
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    3.9
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.6
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    2.8

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Depth
    0.8 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    5.26 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

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