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Olympus FE-3010
5.4 out of 10

Olympus FE-3010

Olympus FE-3010 The Olympus FE-3010 is a 12 Megapixels with Read more

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Get superior image quality with a high-resolution 12-megapixel CCD. Make poster-size prints, or even crop, without sacrificing detail.
3x Optical Zoom brings you closer to the subject without taking a step.
The 2.7" High-Resolution LCD lets you easily shoot and share your images with friends and family.
In addition to xD-Picture Card compatibility, the FE-3010 comes with an adapter for a microSD memory card, an emerging electronic storage media for mobile phones, PDAs and HDTVs.
Automatically identifies the scene you’re shooting and adjusts the settings to optimize results.
Tracks up to 16 faces and automatically focuses and optimizes exposures for sharp, brilliant portrait pictures.
With high ISO sensitivity and faster shutter speeds, you can freeze the action to capture sharp, blur-free images even if you or your subject is moving.
Capture and share your fondest memories in full motion on the big screen or on the web using VGA Movie with Sound. Easily upload your VGA movies with sound to YouTube™ and share them with the world using OLYMPUS Master™ 2.0 Software.
Always get the best shot with easy-to-use Shooting Modes. The preset scene modes optimize your camera's settings for ideal results. Modes include Sunset, Night Scene, Beach and Snow as well as three adventurous Underwater Modes.
High ISO lets you minimize blurry images caused by movement and capture clearer, brighter images in low light.
Learn as you go. The In-Camera Help Guides provide a brief description of camera settings and features, conveniently displayed on the LCD, at the push of a button.
Get long-lasting economical shooting power, with a Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery, so you’re always ready for that important shot.
Technical Specs
Image Sensor
12 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.33" CCD
Focal Length/Lens Configuration
6.3 – 18.9mm (36 – 108mm equivalent in 35mm photography)
3x Optical Zoom + 4x Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
F3.1 (W) / F5.9 (T)
2.7" (6.9cm) LCD with Backlight Boost, approx. 230,000 dots 2 Steps Brightness Adjustment
Focus System
CCD Contrast Detection
Focus Range (from lens surface)
Normal mode: Wide: 23.6" – infinity (0.6m – infinity) Tele: 39.4" – infinity (1.0m – infinity) Macro mode: Wide: 3.9" – infinity (0.1m – infinity) Tele: 23.6" – infinity (0.6m – infinity) Super Macro mode: 2.0" – infinity (5cm - infinity)
Focus Mode
iESP Auto, Face Detection AF
Shutter Speed
1/2000 sec.–1/2 sec. (up to 4 sec. in Candle mode)
ISO Sensitivity (SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Exposure Metering
Digital ESP Metering, Face Detection AE (when Face Detection AF is selected)
White Balance Control
Auto, Presets (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten and 3 Fluorescents)
Exposure Compensation
±2 EV steps in 1/3 EV steps
Image File Format
Still Image: JPEG
Number of Recorded Pixels
12MP (3,968 x 2,976)
Motion Blur Suppression
Digital Image Stabilization
Shooting Modes
19 Shooting Modes; Intelligent Auto, Program Auto, Digital Image Stabilization, Scene Modes (1. PORTRAIT, 2. LANDSCAPE, 3. NIGHT SCENE, 4. NIGHT+PORTRAIT, 5. SPORT, 6. INDOOR, 7. CANDLE, 8. SELF PORTRAIT, 9. SUNSET, 10. FIREWORKS, 11. CUISINE, 12. DOCUMENTS, 13. UNDERWATER WIDE1, 14. UNDERWATER WIDE2, 15. UNDERWATER MACRO), Movie
Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with OLYMPUS Master software
Shooting Assist Functions
Frame Assist, Voice Recording, Exposure Compensation Preview
Movie Mode
AVI Movie with Sound:
Noise Reduction
Set automatically at shutter speeds of 0.5 second or longer in specific scene modes
Image Playback
Still Image: Single, Index Display (4/9/16/25), Up to 10x Enlargement, Slideshow, Rotation
Playback Edit Effects
Still Image: Resize, Cropping, Shadow Adjustment Edit
Flash Modes
Auto (for low light and backlit conditions)
Flash Working Range
Wide: 0.66ft (0.2m) – 14.8ft (4.5m) at ISO 800
12 Seconds
19 MB internal memory
Removable Media Card
xD-Picture Card™ (1GB, 2GB), microSD (MASD-1 is required)
Outer Connectors
Multi-Terminal (USB Connector, Audio/Video Output)
Auto-Connect USB
USB 2.0 High-Speed (USB Mass Storage)
System Requirements
Auto-Connect USB: Windows® 2000/XP/VISTA with USB port, Mac OS X 10.3 ("Panther") or later with USB port
Operating Temperature/Humidity
Operation: 32° – 104°F (0° – 40°C)
Power Source
Li-ion Rechargeable Battery (LI-42B)
Battery Life (CIPA DC-002)
190 shots
3.7"W x 2.2"H x 0.70"D, with lens 0.79"D (93mm x 55.8mm x 17.8mm, with lens 20.1mm)
3.8oz (108g) without batteries and memory card
Release Date
First seen
8 January 2009