Olympus XZ1 : Tests and Reviews

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Type HighEndCompact
Announced 06/01/2011  
Indicative price (USD) 494  
Sensor type CCD  
Resolution 3680 x 2760  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 10.16  
Sensor size (mm) 5.8 x 7.9 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 12
Focal length multiplier 4.41 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  100 - 6400 
Shutter type electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/2000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 2.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  yes 
Firmware 1.2 
Dust cleaning No 
Mount type Compact  
Weight (gr) 275
Battery type Li-ion, Li-50B, 3.7V, 925 mAh 
Battery weight (gr) 13.6
Camera material mixed plastic 
Mount material  
View finder type electronic VF-2 
View finder magnification 1.15 
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup NA 
View finder diopter -3 to +1 
Monitor type Oled 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 614000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes AF, Manual Focus (MF), Macro mode, SuperMacro mode, AF tracking (TR) 
Number of autofocus points 11 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3EV steps 
Drive modes Single-frame shooting, Sequential shooting, High-speed Sequential shooting1,High-speed Sequential shooting2,Self-timer 
Buffer size
Recording medium SD Memory Card(SDHC/SDXC compatible) ~64GB 
Image format RAW (12-bit lossless compression), JPEG, RAW+JPEG 
White balance bracketing Yes (3 frames in 2, 4, 6 steps selectable in each A-B/G-M axis.) 
Connectivity USB 2.0 (480Mbit/sec) Mini HDMI type-D Optional RM-UC1 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes, SEMA-1 Microphone Adapter Set  
Histogram Yes 
Maximum format image video  
Full HD  
Live autofocus  
Video file format  
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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