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Olympus C-740 Ultra Zoom
3.7 out of 10

Olympus C-740 Ultra Zoom

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Dc Resource
22 May 2003
  • Excerpt: The year 2003 brings us two new Ultra Zoom cameras from Olympus. The C-740 Ultra Zoom (reviewed here) and C-750 Ultra Zoom (see our review) share two major changes: a new ED (extra-low dispersion) lens, plus a more compact body. Both use Olympus' new xD Picture Card format for storing photos.
  • Pros: 10, X zoom lens, Less purple fringing than earlier models, Full manual controls, including white balance which you can fine tune, Customizable buttons and menus, Can store four sets of your settings, Very good image quality (though a tad noisy), Nice playback mode, Pixel mapping feature blocks ou...
  • Cons: Noise levels higher than they should be, No AF illuminator, Over-sensitive power button, EVF difficult to see in low light, No more sound recording, flash sync port (which C-730 had), Slowest shutter speeds only available in full manual mode, Bundle could be better (larger xD card, full printed m...
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Steve's Digicams
13 May 2003
  • Summary: The CAMEDIA C-740 Ultra Zoom is a compact, 10X optical zoom, 3.2 megapixel digital camera. It's ideal for the budget-conscious family photographer who wants the flexibility of a wide focal length range, automatic controls for basic point-and-shoot simplicity, and manual controls for maximum...
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Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom

Akam.no
10 November 2005
  • Excerpt: Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom er mindre enn forgjengerne, og konstruert i metall. Imidlertid får man ikke den gode metallfølelsen, fordi metallet ikke skiller seg ut fra sølv metallic utseendet som har blitt så vanlig på digitale kameraer.
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Röviden: Olympus C-740UZ

Pixinfo
29 December 2004
  • Summary: Az Olympus már rég óta fejleszti a nagy zoomátfogású, vagyis UltraZoom sorozatát. A C-2100UZ után a C-7x0UZ gépek következtek, sajnos optikai képstabilizátor nélkül. A C-700UZ, C-720UZ és C-730UZ után a sorban a C-740UZ következik.
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Test Olympus Camedia 740 Ultra Zoom díl I.

fotoaparat.cz
8 September 2004
  • Summary: Prodejce digitálních foto-aparátů České počítače nám zapůjčil do redakčního testu zajímavou novinku, fotoaparát Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom . Ve srovnání se svým předchůdcem C-720 UZ má několik změn a vylepšení.
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Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom

Tek
9 June 2004
  • Summary: Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom er rett og slett veldig morsomt å bruke. Her har man "alle" avanserte muligheter, 10x optisk zoom og en meget god makromodus i en kompakt innpakning.
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Test Olympus Camedia 740 Ultra Zoom díl II.

fotoaparat.cz
7 May 2004
  • Summary: Prodejce digitálních foto-aparátů České počítače nám zapůjčil do redakčního testu zajímavou novinku, fotoaparát Olympus Camedia C-740 Ultra Zoom . Ve druhém dílu testu se budeme věnovat testování kvality soustavy "objektiv-čidlo" prostřednictvím standardní testovací tabule.
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