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Olympus SZ-12 Digital Camera

14 Megapixels14 MegapixelsUltra-Zoom: At least 10X optical zoom.Ultra-Zoom: At least 10X optical zoom.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.

Model Specifications

BrandOlympus ModelSZ-12
Sensor 14 Megapixels CCD Sensor Size 6 x 5mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationYes Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 80 - 1600 Shutter-Speed 1/1700 - 4s
Lens25 - 600mm F/3 - 6.9 / 8.7 - 20Mininum Focus0
ZoomElectronicManual FocusN / A
Filter DiameterN / A Focus System Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C
Viewfinder Type None Viewfinder Size
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 3" LCD 460K Pixels 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesAuto Scene Modes 17Portrait, Beauty, Landscape, Night, Night Portrait, Sport, Indoor, Candle, Self Portrait, Sunset, Fire Works, Cuisine, Documents, Beach&Snow, Underwater Snapshot, Cat, Dog
MeteringMulti-Segment, Spot Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation ± EV,
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive 0.9 FPS, 18 JPEG *7.6 FPS @ 5 MP for 42 images. 10 FPS @ 3 MP for 43 images. Self Timer Yes *2s, 12s
Command Dials DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction No
Digital Level None Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger N / A Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR No Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG Flash Ports
Built-In Flash Yes Flash Sync Unknown
Video Capture 1280x720 @ 30 FPS 16:9 Sound Input None
Video Format MPEG-4 WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity GPS N / A
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life Unknown
Introduced 2012-01-10 Construction
Size 107 x 69 x 40mm (W x H x D) Weight 216g

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Olympus SZ-12 Facts

Compact digital camera
14 Megapixels Travel ZoomISO 80-1600
24X Ultra-Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/1700-4s
Built-in StabilizationCustom white-balance
0.9 FPS Drive, 18 ImagesSpot-Metering
1280x720 @ 30 FPS Video RecordingLithium-Ion
3" LCD 460K PixelsSecure Digital Extended Capacity
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