Olympus PEN E-P1 Specifications

Olympus E-P1

Olympus PEN E-P1 (body only, silver)

Part Number: 262814 Released: 1 July 2009

General

  • Depth
    3.5 cm
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.3 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    metal
  • Optical Sensor Type
    High speed Live MOS
  • Total Pixels
    13100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    2
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)
  • Image Processor
    TruePic V
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    225
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Type
    3" LCD display

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Storage Temperature
    -20 °C
  • Max Storage Temperature
    60 °C
  • Min Operating Temperature
    0 °C
  • Humidity Range Storage
    10 - 90%
  • Max Operating Temperature
    40 °C
  • Humidity Range Operating
    30 - 90%

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-6400, ISO auto (200-1600), ISO auto (200-6400)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    324
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    anti shake, beach/snow, macro, nature macro, night scene, night scene with portrait, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, candle, children, documents, fireworks, high key, landscape, landscape-portrait, low key
  • Special Effects
    Black & White Green filter, Black & White Orange filter, Pin Hole, Pop Art, Portrait, Sepia, Soft Focus, Vivid, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Grainy Film, Light Tone, Monotone, Muted, Natural, Pale & Light Colour
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2000K - 14000K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-18 (ISO 100)

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Colour
    silver
  • Colour Category
    silver
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    Full-time Live View, RGB primary color filter, resizing an image, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, Shadow Adjustment Technology, audio recording, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix

Digital Camera

  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12300000 pixels

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Master

Header

  • Brand
    Olympus
  • Product Line
    Olympus
  • Model
    E-P1
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Olympus BLS-1
  • Details
    1 x Olympus BLS-1 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-6400, ISO auto (200-1600), ISO auto (200-6400)
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    720p
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    TruePic V
  • Special Effects
    Black & White Green filter, Black & White Orange filter, Pin Hole, Pop Art, Portrait, Sepia, Soft Focus, Vivid, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Grainy Film, Light Tone, Monotone, Muted, Natural, Pale & Light Colour
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabiliser
    Yes
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds
  • Features
    Full-time Live View, RGB primary color filter, resizing an image, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, Shadow Adjustment Technology, audio recording, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix

Optical System

  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    324
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    anti shake, beach/snow, macro, nature macro, night scene, night scene with portrait, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, candle, children, documents, fireworks, high key, landscape, landscape-portrait, low key

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-18
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2000K - 14000K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    225

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    12.1 cm
  • Height
    7 cm
  • Weight
    335 g

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.3 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    High speed Live MOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    13.0 x 17.3 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    2
  • Total Pixels
    13100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12300000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Where to Buy

Olympus PEN E-P1 (body only, silver)

Part Number: 262814 Released: 1 Jul 2009

Visit manufacturer site for details.