Reviews and Problems with Olympus D-40 Zoom (C-40 Zoom)
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Value for money 8
Ease of use 9
Picture quality 8
7 May 2015
Conclusion: Here's my rating of the Olympus C-40Z: (4 megapixel compact) As a go anywhere four megapixel the C-40Z is well designed. It's small, light and the sliding lens cover is well engineered and works well to 'seal' the camera for carrying in a bag or pocket.
Pros: Good resolution (considering the size of the lens), though not as good as Canon S40, Good natural light white balance, vivid yet well balanced colour reproduction, Compact size, light weight, very good build quality, Pixel mapping does away with worries over 'dead pixels', Clean ISO 100, hardly a...
Cons: Strong chromatic aberrations, Moire artifacts, Diagonal jaggies, Over aggressive sharpening (can be lowered via record menu), Some hue shift with manual white balance under fluorescent light, Lens soft towards edge / corners, Lens slow at telephoto (F4.8), Limited (2.8x) zoom should be considered...