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4.7 out of 10

Olympus D-540 Zoom / C-310 / X-100

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Reviews and Problems with Olympus D-540 Zoom / C-310 / X-100

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Overall 10
10

Great pics for the money

mjk852, Ebay
8 January 2013
  • Summary: Needed a new camera to replace one that was stolen fron my daughter. Gave it to her for Christmas and she loves it. Takes perfect pictures, and is easy to use and download.
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Overall 4
4.0

Slowest Camera I ever owned!!!!

civichb58, Ebay
31 March 2010
  • Summary: Extremely slow... flash is slow to charge...takes forever to save to memory card... auto focus is also slow...but it does take decent pictures.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Durability 8
8.0
Battery performance 2
2.0
Photo quality 6
6.0
Shutter lag 2
2.0

Worthless camera.

badcameras, epinions.com
7 May 2008
  • Excerpt: This camera does not take more than 5 minutes without needing the batteries replaced.
  • Pros: nothing
  • Cons: eats batteries like candy!
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Overall 10
10
Ease of use 10
10
Durability 10
10
Battery performance 2
2.0
Photo quality 8
8.0
Shutter lag 8
8.0

Olympus replaced defective HP

xbig69benzx, epinions.com
9 July 2007
  • Summary: Great entry level camera with relatively short battery life with disposable alkaline batteries.
  • Pros: Easy to use and produces high quality photos with relatively little effort.
  • Cons: Battery life not so hot with standard alkaline batteries and the LCD screen running.
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Overall 6
6.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Durability 8
8.0
Battery performance 2
2.0
Photo quality 10
10
Shutter lag 6
6.0

bad experience

yaverbaum, epinions.com
19 February 2007
  • Excerpt: firstly let me just say its my fault I didn't check that this camera cannot capture sound.
  • Pros: great image quality, Super high quality is very good.
  • Cons: have to use auto flash, no sound capture, power usage.
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Overall 6
6.0
Ease of use 6
6.0
Durability 8
8.0
Battery performance 2
2.0
Photo quality 6
6.0
Shutter lag 6
6.0

Its a great little camera but...

subrot0, epinions.com
10 February 2007
  • Excerpt: Friend of mine gave me his Olympus D540. He moved up to 6 megapixel camera.
  • Pros: Very well designed camera.
  • Cons: Lousy battery life and awful software
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Overall 8
8.0
Ease of use 10
10
Durability 8
8.0
Battery performance 6
6.0
Photo quality 6
6.0
Shutter lag 4
4.0

Impressive little camera.

lnaj47, epinions.com
6 January 2007
  • Excerpt: I've owned this camera for over 2 yrs. It has proven to be durable, dependable, and has consistently
  • Pros: Quality pictures,ease of use,and durable.
  • Cons: Pesky battery level indicator, lag time between shots.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Durability 6
6.0
Battery performance 2
2.0
Photo quality 6
6.0
Shutter lag 2
2.0

Slow writes, fast batteries

vpdura, epinions.com
12 September 2006
  • Excerpt: I bought this camera for my wife. She needed a simple point and shoot.
  • Pros: Small, easy to use.
  • Cons: Slow image acquisition and write.
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Overall 6
6.0
Ease of use 10
10
Durability 10
10
Battery performance 2
2.0
Photo quality 8
8.0
Shutter lag 4
4.0

Good camera but you need accessories

larwe, epinions.com
30 July 2006
  • Summary: Evaluate other options before choosing this camera unless you already have a bunch of xD media.
  • Pros: Easy to use, good picture quality, optical zoom.
  • Cons: Battery hog! xD cards are expensive and not well supported.
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Overall 6
6.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Durability 6
6.0
Battery performance 4
4.0
Photo quality 8
8.0
Shutter lag 6
6.0

Olympus D-540 Digital Cameral Power Supply Problem

tsiebert, epinions.com
10 July 2006
  • Summary: Good camera. Got lots of use out of it having 3 kids. It died after only 2 years, but that's not surprising with technology the way it is these days.
  • Pros: Re-chargeable battery an option for power supply; Camera not too heavy; Good size LCD screen
  • Cons: Power supply died much too soon! 1 year limited warranty not long enough.
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