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Olympus mju 780 / Stylus 780
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Olympus mju 780 / Stylus 780

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Image Sensor
7.1 Megapixel (effective), 7.4 Megapixel gross, 1/2.3” (1.10cm) CCD
Focal Length/Lens Configuration
6.4 – 32.0mm (36 – 180mm equivalent in 35mm photography), 8 lenses in 6 groups, 4 aspherical lenses
5x Optical Zoom + 5.6x Digital Zoom (Seamless to 28x)
Maximum Aperture
f3.3 – f5.0
Focus System
CCD Contrast Detection
Focus Range (from lens surface)
Normal Mode: 27.6” – infinity (0.7m – infinity)
Focus Mode
iESP Auto, Spot AF
Shutter Speed
1/2000 sec. – 1/2 sec. (up to 4 sec. in Night Scene mode)
ISO Sensitivity (SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto, High Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600*1(equivalent)
Exposure Metering
Digital ESP Multi-Pattern TTL, Spot Metering,
White Balance Control
Auto, Pre-set (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten, Fluorescent1, Fluorescent2, Fluorescent3)
Exposure Compensation
±2 EV steps in 1/3 EV steps
Image File Format
Still Image: JPEG
Number of Recorded Pixels
3,072 x 2,304, SHQ / HQ
Shooting Modes
26 Shooting Modes: Auto, Program Auto, Scene Preset (Portrait, Landscape, Landscape & Portrait, Night Scene, Night & Portrait, Sport, Indoor*1, Candle*2, Self-Portrait, Available Light Portrait*2, Sunset, Fireworks, Cuisine, Behind Glass, Documents, Auction*3, Shoot & Select1, Shoot & Select2, Beach & Snow, Under Water Wide1, Under Water Wide2, Under Water Macro), Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization, Movie
Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with OLYMPUS Master Software when using Olympus brand xD-Picture Card™
Continuous Shooting
High-speed: 3.5 frames per second for 11 frames (3MP) Normal speed: 1.1 frames per second for 6 frames (7MP)
Shooting Assist Functions
Histogram, Frame Assist, Perfect Shot Preview
Shooting Edit Effects
Shadow Adjustment Technology
Movie Mode
AVI Movie with Sound: 640 x 480/30fps, SHQ; 320 x 240/15 fps, HQ; 160 x 120/15fps, SQ
Image Processing
Pixel Mapping
Automatic Pixel Mapping (APM) available via menu setting
Noise Reduction
Set automatically at shutter speeds of 0.5 seconds or longer
Image Playback
Still Image: Single, Index display (4/9/16/25), Up to 10x enlargement, Slide-show, Rotation, Calendar, My Favorites, Histogram
Playback Edit Effects
Still Image: Resize, Rotation, Shadow Adjustment. Red-eye Fix, Black & White, Sepia, Frame, Label, Calendar, Brightness, Saturation
Direct Printing Options
PictBridgeTM and DPOF
Flash Modes
Auto (for low-light and backlit conditions), Red-Eye Reduction, Fill-In, Off
Flash Working Range
Wide: 11.8 ft. (3.6m), Tele: 7.9 ft. (2.4m)
12 Seconds/Auto
Setting Memorization
On/Off (Hold changes/Reset to default settings)
Date/Time Calendar
Simultaneous recording into image data, Automatic up to 2099
Removable Media Card
xD-Picture Card™ (16, 32, 64, 128, 256, 512MB, 1GB or 2GB)
Outer Connectors
Multi-terminal (USB connecter, Audio/Video output, DC input*) *Optional DC coupler (CB-MA1) is required.
Auto-Connect USB
2.0 High Speed (USB mass storage)
System Requirements
Auto-connect USB: Windows® 98SE/ME/2000PRO/XP/VISTA with USB port, Mac OS® 9.0-9.2x/OS X 10.1-10.4 with USB port. Software: Windows® 2000PRO/XP/VISTA, Mac® 10.3 and higher
Operating Temperature/Humidity
Operation: 32° – 104°F (0° – 40°C), 30% – 90% humidity
Power Source
Li-Ion rechargeable battery (LI-42B), AC Adapter (D-7AC) with the optional DC coupler (CB-MA1)
3.9” W x 2.2” H x 0.94” D (99.6mm x 55.1mm x 24mm)
4.4oz (125g) without battery and media card
Release Date
First seen
23 April 2007