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Olympus C Specifications

Olympus C

Olympus C-5500 Sport Zoom

Part Number: 225605 Released: February 15, 2005

General

  • Depth
    1.9 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    5.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    5300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Video capture ability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    16.4 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    fireworks, landscape, macro, night scene, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Contrast compensation, Sepia
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), overcast, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

  • Display Format
    110,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 5x zoom - 7.9 - 39.5 mm - f/2.8-4.8
  • Lens Construction
    7 groups / 9 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.8
  • Min Focal Length
    7.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    39.5 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    23.6 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.8 in - 23.6 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    7
  • Element Qty
    9

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H
  • Included Memory Card
    16 MB xD
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps - 23 sec - with 16MB card
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 46 sec - with 16MB card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.2 frames per second, 1.4 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    xD-Picture Card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    4 x AA (included)

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Master

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.2 or later, MS Windows 2000 SP3 or later, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port, XGA monitor

Header

  • Brand
    Olympus
  • Product Line
    Olympus CAMEDIA
  • Model
    C-5500 Sport Zoom
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.2 frames per second, 1.4 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Contrast compensation, Sepia
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    fireworks, landscape, macro, night scene, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, 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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    0.66 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    5.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.1 mm (1/1.8")
  • Total Pixels
    5300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5100000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    5.1 cm
  • Display Format
    110,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    xD-Picture Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    16 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

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

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Olympus C-5500 Sport Zoom

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