Olympus FE-5030 Review

3.0
June 4, 2010 | Zoltan Arva-Toth |

Specifications

Image Sensor
Effective pixels 14 Megapixels
Filter array Primary colour filter (RGB)
Full resolution 14.5 Megapixels
Type 1/2.33 '' CCD sensor
Lens
Optical zoom 5 x (WIDE)
Focal length 4.7 - 23.5 mm
Focal length (equiv. 35mm) 26 - 130 mm
Maximum aperture 2.8 - 6.5
Structure 7 lenses / 5 groups
Aspherical glass elements 5
Digital Zoom
Enlargement factor 4 x / 20 x combined with optical zoom
LCD
Resolution 230000 dots
Monitor size 6.9 cm / 2.7 ''
LCD type TFT
Frame assistance Yes
Brightness adjustment 2 levels
Focusing System
Method TTL iESP auto focus with contrast detection
Modes iESP, Face Detection AF, Spot, AF Tracking
Standard mode 0.6m - ∞ (wide) / 1.0m - ∞ (tele)
Makro mode 0.15m - ∞ (wide) / 0.6m - ∞ (tele)
Super Macro mode Closest focusing distance: 7 cm
Light Metering
Modes ESP light metering, Spot metering
Exposure System
Shutter speed 1/4 - 1/2000 s / < 4 s (Night scene)
Enhancement function Mechanical Image Stabilizer
Shadow Adjustment Technology
Advanced Face Detection Technology
Exposure compensation +/- 2 EV / 1/3 steps
Modes i-Auto, Programme automatic, Scene Modes, Magic Filter, Panorama, Movie
Scene Modes
Number of scene modes 14
Modes Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Night Scene with portrait, Sports, Indoor, Candle, Self-portrait, Sunset, Fireworks, Cuisine, Documents, Beach and Snow, Pet
Magic Filter
Pop Art  
Pin Hole 2.3 (ISO 1000)
Fisheye  
Sketch  
Sensitivity
Auto AUTO / High AUTO
Manual ISO 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
White Balance
AUTO WB system Yes
Preset values Overcast, Sunlight, Tungsten, Flourescent 1, Flourescent 2, Flourescent 3
Internal Flash
Modes AUTO, Red-eye reduction, Fill-in, Off
Working range (wide) 5.4 m (ISO 1000)
Working range (tele) 2.3 m (ISO 1000)
Image Processing
Engine TruePic III
Pixel mapping Yes
Noise reduction Yes
Shading compensation Yes
Distortion compensation Yes
Function Processing
Panorama Yes
Image Editing
Black & White No
Sepia No
Resize Yes
Trimming Yes
Red-eye reduction Yes
Shadow Adjustment Yes
View Images
Modes Single, Index, Zoom, Slide show
Index 4x3 / 6x5 frames
Zoom 1.1 - 10 x
Auto rotation Yes
Image protect mode Yes
View Movie
Frame by frame Yes
Fast forward Yes
Reverse playback Yes
Still Image Recording
DCF Yes
EXIF 2.21
PIM III
DPS PictBridge
DPOF Yes
Movie Recording System
Recording format AVI Motion JPEG®
Movie quality 640 x 480 / 30 fps Recording time: no limit
320 x 240 / 30 fps Recording time: no limit
Note: maximum file size 2GB
Sound Recording System
Voice playback Yes
Sound recording Yes , format: WAV
Image footage 4 s
Speaker Yes
Memory
Internal memory 46 MB
Removable Media SD / SDHC
Image Size
14M 4288 x 3216
8M 3264 x 2448
5M 2560 x 1920
3M 2048 x 1536
2M 1600 x 1200
1M 1280 x 960
VGA 640 x 480
16:9 1920 x 1080
Menu
Menu languages in camera 39
Other Features
Perfect Shot Preview Yes
Self timer 2 / 12 s
Menu guide Yes
Power Supply
Battery LI-42B Lithium-Ion Battery
Internal Charging Yes
Interface
DC input Yes (CB-MA3 required)
Combined A/V & USB output Yes
USB 2.0 High Speed Yes
Size
Dimensions (W x H x D) 94.1 x 55.8 x 19.9 mm
Weight 124 g (including battery and memory card)

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