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Olympus FE-5010
4.7 out of 10

Olympus FE-5010

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Image Sensor
12 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.33" CCD
Focal Length/Lens Configuration
6.3 – 31.5mm (36 – 180mm equivalent in 35mm photography) 8 Lenses in 6 Groups, 4 Aspherical Lenses
5x Optical Zoom + 4x Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
F3.5 (W) / F5.6 (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)
Focus Mode
iESP Auto, Spot AF, Face Detection AF
Shutter Speed
1/2000 sec.–1/4 sec. (up to 4 sec. in Night Scene mode)
ISO Sensitivity (SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto, High Auto, 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Exposure Metering
Digital ESP Metering, Spot 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
Dual Image Stabilization
Shooting Modes
18 Shooting Modes;
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:
Image Processing
TruePic™ III Image Processor
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, Histogram, Voice Playback
Playback Edit Effects
Still Image: Red-Eye Fix, Lighting Fix, Resize, Cropping
Flash Modes
Auto (for low light and backlit conditions)
Flash Working Range
Wide: 0.98ft (0.3m) – 12.8ft (3.9m) at ISO 800
12 Seconds
48 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)
180 Shots
3.8"W x 2.2"H x 0.81", with lens 1.0"D
4.6oz (130g) without batteries and memory card
Release Date
First seen
20 January 2009