Olympus Mju Tough 6010 Review

January 27, 2010 | Gavin Stoker |

Review Roundup

Reviews of the Olympus Mju Tough 6010 from around the web.

trustedreviews.com »

The Olympus mju Tough range, and previously the mju SW range, is a series of digital compact cameras designed for outdoor use in extreme conditions. They are all waterproof, and recent models are also shock proof and cold resistant. I have most recently reviewed the flagship mju Tough 8000, a massively tough camera able to withstand submersion to 10m, crushing force of 100kg, drops from 2m and freezing to -10 degrees centigrade. It's an impressive bit of kit, but with the best will in the world you could never describe it as particularly attractive, so today I'm taking a look at its more stylish stablemate, the mju Tough-6010.
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reviews.cnet.co.uk »

Most underwater compacts have to use internal 'folded' lenses, so it's unwise to expect stellar image quality. Even so, the Olympus mju Tough-6010's pictures are rather disappointing. It's still a stylish and relatively cheap go-anywhere camera, though.
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whatdigitalcamera.com »

The new mju Tough-6010 shares many of its features with the mju Tough-8000, launched earlier this year, including its sensor, lens and monitor. However the mju 6010 has a stylish new plastic body, a lot more attractive than the rather industrial-looking 8000. It's not quite as tough, but it is still waterproof to a depth of 3m, can survive drops from 1.5m and temperatures down to -10° centigrade.
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