Olympus Stylus SZ16: Featuring a 16MP Image Sensor and 24X Optical Zoom, under 9K
The Stylus SZ16 is one innovative camera from Olympus, boasting of a powerful sensor and several other exciting attributes. The Stylus SZ16 is currently priced at 8,418INR and can be purchased in black color from the leading online retail stores. Here is how the specs sheet associated with the same looks like in detail:
The Stylus SZ16 packs in a 16MP image sensor that can be modified accordingly for achieving the desired image resolution. The maximum count for the same is 4608x3456 pixels. Other denominations are supported as well with the lowest being 640x480 pixels. The Stylus SZ16 features a CMOS image sensor with 1/ 2.3 inch layout to rely upon. Red-eye reduction is showcased in addition to the face detection feature. The Stylus SZ16 supports the ESP light metering mode followed by the extended ISO sensitivity range of 100-6400. The Auto mode is also incorporated, suited towards the low-light shooting conditions. White balancing presets are also available in plenty with the featured options being Auto, Overcast, Sunlight and many more. 39 languages are supported by the Stylus SZ16.
Focus and Optics
The Stylus SZ16 features the standard Olympus lens kit that is ably supported by the primary color filter. The featured lens kit packs in the TTL Auto Focus in addition to the extended focal range of 25-600mm. In terms of camera zoom capabilities, the Stylus SZ16 offers 24X as the optical limit and 4X as the digital zooming tick. The featured lens kit is made up on 11 elements that can be further distributed into 10 separate groups. The 3 aspherical glass elements associated with the same add to the credibility of this innovative point and shoot camera. Other notable specs include 3 ED elements followed by the built-in flash support. The featured flash modes associated with the same include auto, red-eye reduction and the fill-in. The flash range on offer is 0.15m-13.2m for wide-angle shooting and 0.4m-5.7m for the telephoto. The Stylus SZ16 offers a wider picture angle at 25mm besides supporting the macro mode with a range of 3cm.
A 3 inch LCD monitor is featured by the Stylus SZ16. In terms of display resolution. 460K dots are supplied to the same. The Stylus SZ16 supports multiple aspect ratios like 4:3, 3:2 and the standard 16:9. In terms of video display resolution 1920x1080 pixels are offered by the same, at 30 frames per second.
Photography and Videography
The Stylus SZ16 offers a shutter speed range of 1/2000 sec-1/4 sec. Several shooting modes are included with the most exciting ones being i-Auto, Programme Automatic, Magic Filter and many more. In terms of image formats, JPEG, DCF and DPOF are supported. Full HD movies can be recorded at 30 frames per second. QuickTime Motion JPEG is supported as well.
Connectivity and Storage
Hi-Speed USB 2.0 is supported besides the PictBridge connectivity. Internal storage limit is 43MB, expandable further via the SD, SDXC and SDHC digital cards.
Build and Battery
The Stylus SZ16 weighs 227g and is powered by a lithium battery unit.