Olympus VR-320 Review

3.0
October 24, 2011 | Mark Goldstein |

Specifications

Image Sensor
Effective pixels 14 Megapixels
Filter array Primary colour filter (RGB)
Full resolution 14.5 Megapixels
Type 1/2.3 '' CCD sensor
Lens
Optical zoom 12.5 x (WIDE)
Aspherical glass elements 4
ED glass elements 2
Focal length 4.2 - 52.5 mm
Focal length (equiv. 35mm) 24 - 300 mm
Structure 9 lenses / 8 groups
Maximum aperture 3.0 - 5.9
Digital Zoom
Enlargement factor 4 x / 50 x combined with optical zoom
Monitor
Resolution 230400 dots
Monitor size 7.6 cm / 3.0 ''
Monitor type TFT
Frame assistance Yes
Brightness adjustment 2 levels
Protection panel Yes
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 0.2m - ∞ (wide) / 0.9m - ∞ (tele)
Super Macro mode Closest focusing distance: 1 cm
AF illuminator Yes
Light Metering
Modes ESP light metering
Exposure System
Modes i-Auto, Programme automatic, Scene Modes, Magic Filter, Panorama, Movie
Enhancement function Mechanical Image Stabilizer
Advanced Face Detection Technology
Shutter speed 1/2 - 1/2000 s / < 4 s (Candle Scene)
Exposure compensation +/- 2 EV / 1/3 steps
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
Types Pop Art, Pin Hole, Fisheye, Drawing, Soft Focus, Punk, Sparkle
Sensitivity
Auto AUTO / High AUTO
Manual ISO 80, 200, 400, 800, 1600
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) 0.2 - 4.7 m (ISO 800)
Working range (tele) 0.9 - 2.4 m (ISO 800)
Sequence Shooting
Sequential shooting mode (high speed) /
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Image Processing
Pixel mapping Yes
Noise reduction Yes
Distortion compensation Yes
Shading compensation Yes
Image Editing
Resize Yes
Trimming Yes
View Images
Modes Single, Index, Zoom, Slide show
Index 4x3 / 6x5 frames
Zoom Yes 1.1 - 10 x
Auto rotation Yes
Image protect mode Yes
View Movie
Modes Frame by frame, Fast forward, Reverse playback
Still Image Recording
DCF Yes
EXIF 2.21
PIM III
DPS PictBridge
DPOF Yes
Movie Recording System
Image Stabilisation Mode Digital Image Stabilisation
Recording format AVI Motion JPEG®
Movie quality 1280 x 720 / 30 fps Recording time: no limit
640 x 480 / 30 fps 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
Removable Media SD / SDHC
Internal memory 33 MB
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 40
Other Features
Perfect Shot Preview Yes
Self timer 2 / 12 s
Panorama function Image marker (Software)
Menu guide Yes
Date imprint 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) 100.6 x 58.2 x 28.5 mm
Weight 158 g (including battery and memory card)

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