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Olympus mju 9000 / stylus 9000 / µ-9000
5.2 out of 10

Olympus mju 9000 / stylus 9000 / µ-9000

Olympus Stylus 9000 The Olympus Stylus 9000 has 10x Read more

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Over 12 million pixels in the high-resolution CCD create superior image quality. Create poster-sized prints without losing a single detail.
Compact lens has 10x optical zoom to get you closer while the 28mm wide-angle lens lets you capture more in your shot.
The next generation of Olympus' LCD technology – HyperCrystal™ III – displays twice as bright as previous versions so that you can see the details even more clearly even under direct sunlight.
Dual Image Stabilization combines Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization with high ISO sensitivity and fast shutter speeds to capture crisp, clear images in any situation.
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.
Shadow Adjustment Technology brings out more details in shadows. Captures scenes exactly as you see them, even in difficult lighting situations like backlight shots.
Captures three images and stitches them together to create one amazing panoramic picture by simply pressing the shutter button and slowly panning across a scene.
Takes beautiful portraits by softening shadows and smoothing wrinkles and blemishes on your subject's face. Edits can also be made inside the camera after taking the picture.
Using a live, multi-frame window on the LCD, you can preview the effects of various settings, select and capture the perfect shot.
Use Perfect Fix to correct shooting mistakes instantly. With the touch of a button, lighten up shadows and remove red-eye, so a less-than-perfect shot can still turn out perfect!
Developed for the professional Digital SLR, the TruPic™ III Image Processor delivers superior images with true-to-life color, sharper detail, and less noise.
In addition to xD-Picture Card compatibility, the STYLUS-9000 comes with an adapter for microSD memory cards, an emerging electronic storage media for mobile phones, PDAs, and HDTVs.
Easily upload your movies and images to YouTube™ and share with the world using OLYMPUS Master™ 2 Software.
Technical Specs
Image Sensor
12 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.33" CCD
Focal Length/Lens Configuration
5.0 – 50.0mm (28 – 280mm equivalent in 35mm photography) 9 Lenses in 6 Groups, 5 Aspherical Lenses, 1 ED Lens
10x Optical Zoom + 5x Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
F3.2 (W) / F5.9 (T)
2.7" (6.9cm) HyperCrystalTM III LCD with Backlight Boost, approx. 230,000 dots
Focus System
CCD Contrast Detection
Focus Range (from lens surface)
Normal mode: Wide: 19.7" – infinity (0.5m – 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
19 Shooting Modes;
In-Camera Panorama, PC Panorama (Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with OLYMPUS Master software)
Continuous Shooting
High speed: 5.0 frames per second, 11 frames (3MP)
Shooting Assist Functions
Perfect Shot Preview, Histogram, Frame Assist, Voice Recording
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, Calendar, Histogram, Voice Playback
Playback Edit Effects
Still Image: Red-Eye Fix, Shadow Adjustment Edit, Beauty Fix, Resize, Cropping, Black & White, Sepia, Calendar, Saturation
Flash Modes
Auto (for low light and backlit conditions)
Flash Working Range
Wide: 0.66ft (0.2m) – 17.7ft (5.4m) at ISO 800
12 Seconds
45MB internal memory
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
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 or later with USB port
Operating Temperature/Humidity
Operation: 32° – 104°F (0° – 40°C)
Power Source
Li-ion Rechargeable Battery (LI-50B), AC Adapter (D-7AC) with the optional DC Coupler (CB-MA3)
Battery Life (CIPA DC-002)
250 shots
3.8"W x 2.4"H x 1.2"D
6.5oz (185g) without batteries and memory card
Release Date
First seen
8 January 2009