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Olympus MJU 1040 / Stylus 1040
4.7 out of 10

Olympus MJU 1040 / Stylus 1040

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Image Sensor
10.0 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.3” CCD
Focal Length/Lens Configuration
6.7 – 20.1 mm (38 – 114 mm equivalent in 35mm photography)
3x Optical Zoom + 5x Digital Zoom (Seamless to 15x)
Aperture Range
f3.5 (W) / f5.0 (T)
"2.7” (6.9cm) HyperCrystalTM LCD, approx. 230,000 dots
Focus System
CCD Contrast Detection
Focus Range (from lens surface)
Normal mode: 19.7" – infinity (0.5m – infinity)
Focus Mode
iESP Auto, Spot AF, Face Detection AF
Shutter Speed
1/1000 sec. –1/4 sec.
ISO Sensitivity (SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto, 50, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200* (equivalent) *3 megapixels.
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 Movie: AVI Motion JPEG
Number of Recorded Pixels
10MP (3648 x 2,736) 5MP (2,560 x 1,920) 3MP (2,048 x 1,536) 2MP (1,600 x 1,200) 1MP (1,280 x 960) VGA (640 x 480) 16:9 (1,920 x 1,080)
Motion Blur Suppression
Digital Image Stabilization
Shooting Modes
12 Shooting Modes; Intelligent Auto, Program Auto, Digital Image Stabilization, Scene Modes (1. PORTRAIT, 2. LANDSCAPE, 3. LANDSCAPE+PORTRAIT, 4. NIGHT+PORTRAIT, 5. SPORT, 6.SELF PORTRAIT, 7. CUISINE, 8. SMILE SHOT), Movie
In-Camera Panorama, PC Panorama (Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with OLYMPUS Master software ) *Olympus brand xD-Picture CardTM is required.
Continuous Shooting
High speed: 14 frames per second, 12 frames (3MP)
Shooting Assist Functions
Shooting Guide, Perfect Shot Preview, Frame Assist, Voice Recording
Movie Mode
AVI Movie with Sound;
Image Processing
TruePic™ III Image Processor
Noise Reduction
Image Playback
Still Image: Single, Index Display (4/9/16/25), Up to 10x Enlargement, Slideshow, Rotation, Calendar
Playback Edit Effects
Still Image: Single, Index Display (4/9/16/25), Up to 10x Enlargement, Slideshow, Rotation, Calendar
Flash Modes
Auto (for low light and backlit conditions)
Flash Working Range
Wide: 0.66ft (0.2m) – 13.5ft (4.1m) at ISO 800
12 Seconds
Removable Media Card
xD-Picture Card™ (1GB, 2GB), microSD (MASD-1 is required)
Outer Connectors
Multi-Terminal (USB Connector, Audio/Video Output, DC Input*)
Auto-Connect USB
2.0 High Speed (USB Mass Storage)
System Requirements
Auto-Connect USB: Windows® 2000/XP/VISTA with USB port, Mac OS X
Operating Temperature/Humidity
Operation: 32° – 104°F (0° – 40°C) Storage: -4° – 140°F (-20° – 60°C)
Power Source
Li-ion Rechargeable Battery (LI-42B), AC Adapter (D-7AC) with the optional DC Coupler (CB-MA1)
Battery Life (CIPA DC-002)
180 shots
3.5"W x 2.2"H x 0.65" D, with lens cover: 0.8" (89mm x 55.5mm x 16.5mm, with lens cover: 20.3mm)
3.8oz (108g) without batteries and media card
Release Date
First seen
28 August 2008