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Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom Specifications

Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom

Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom

Part Number: 225385 (Reviewed) Released: April 1, 2003

General

  • Depth
    2.7 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    3340000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    3180000 pixels
  • Interpolated Image Resolution
    7680000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    3 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, TIFF
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Having video capture capability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400
  • Exposure Metering
    matrix, multi-spot, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, landscape-portrait, night mode, portrait mode, self-portrait, sports mode
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Blackboard , Sepia, Whiteboard
  • 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
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    16 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    5 steps in 1/3 EV step

Display

  • Type
    1.5" LCD display
  • Display Format
    110,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    2 ft - 16.7 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Type
    10 x zoom lens - 6.3 - 63 mm - f/2.8-3.7
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-3.7
  • Min Focal Length
    6.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    63 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    23.6 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2.8 in - 23.6 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    7
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H
  • Included Memory Card
    16 MB xD
  • Image Storage
    Hi JPEG 3200 x 2400 : 6 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 3200 x 2400 : 16 - with 16MB card
    TIFF 2048 x 1536 : 3 - with 16MB card
    Hi JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 14 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 40 - with 16MB card
    TIFF 2048 x 1360 : 3 - with 16MB card
    Hi JPEG 2048 x 1360 : 14 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1360 : 40 - with 16MB card
    TIFF 1600 x 1200 : 5 - with 16MB card
    Hi JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 23 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 64 - with 16MB card
    TIFF 1280 x 960 : 8 - with 16MB card
    Hi JPEG 1280 x 960 : 36 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 1280 x 960 : 99 - with 16MB card
    TIFF 1024 x 768 : 13 - with 16MB card
    Hi JPEG 1024 x 768 : 55 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 1024 x 768 : 153 - with 16MB card
    TIFF 640 x 480 : 33 - with 16MB card
    Hi JPEG 640 x 480 : 132 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 331 - with 16MB card
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 33 sec - with 16MB card
    QuickTime - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 148 sec - with 16MB card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.44 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    180000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.4 frames per second, 2 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    None
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, histogram display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    xD-Picture Card

Shutter

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

Battery

  • Required Qty
    2
  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    CR-V3
  • Details
    2 x CR-V3 lithium battery ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Camedia Master

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 8.6 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP

Header

  • Brand
    Olympus
  • Product Line
    Olympus CAMEDIA
  • Model
    C-740 Ultra Zoom
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.4 frames per second, 2 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    3 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, TIFF
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Blackboard , Sepia, Whiteboard
  • Flash Terminal
    None
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, histogram display

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    matrix, multi-spot, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    5 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, landscape-portrait, night mode, portrait mode, self-portrait, sports mode

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
    11.2 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" )
  • Total Pixels
    3340000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    3180000 pixels
  • Interpolated Image Resolution
    7680000 pixels

Camera Display

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

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

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, PRINT Image Matching

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Where to Buy

Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom

Part Number: 225385 Released: Apr 1, 2003

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