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Olympus mju 1050 SW / Stylus 1050 SW / µ 1050SW
4.8 out of 10

Olympus mju 1050 SW / Stylus 1050 SW / µ 1050SW

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Overall 6

Olympus Mju 1050SW

20 November 2008
  • Summary: It's quite astonishing that such a slim and elegant camera should also turn out to be so tough. But its small size and slippery finish does limit its usefulness in those extreme environments it's so good at surviving, and its controls and its picture quality are no more than average
  • Pros: All kinds of proof; slim and elegant.
  • Cons: Maddening tap control; average lens and picture quality.
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Overall 5

Olympus Stylus 1050 SW

PC Magazine
5 November 2008
  • Conclusion: Waterproofing, ruggedizing, and a unique "tap-control" feature don't make up for subpar image quality and long shutter lag in this Olympus point-and-shooter.
  • Pros: Waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof. Built-in accelerometer and "tap controls" let you activate some features by tapping. Descriptive menus and features are very intuitive and helpful for beginners.
  • Cons: Long shutter delay. Long wait time between shots. Sharpness weakens at image edges. Noticeable color fringing. ISO speeds 400 to 1600 are very noisy. LCD shows significant motion blur.
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Overall 7

Olympus Tough 1050SW

Good Gear Guide.au
25 September 2008
  • Summary: Unfortunately the Tough 1050SW is a bit of a step backwards in the otherwise excellent tough series. Its extreme levels of haloing are problematic and the overall performance is downright slow.
  • Pros: 3m waterproof and 1.5m shockproof, can survive in low temperatures, tap controls
  • Cons: Lots of chromatic aberration, extremely slow shot-to-shot and burst modes
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Overall 6

Olympus µ 1050 SW

2 December 2008
  • Conclusion: Résistant au froid, à l’eau et au choc, cet appareil compact saura se montrer à sa place au ski, à la plage ou au cours d’une randonnée pédestre. Mais il souffre de quelques limites.
  • Pros: caractéristiques tropicalisées, manipulation en tapotant, capteur 10,7 millions de pixels.
  • Cons: zoom insuffisant, stabilisateur numérique et non optique, n’accepte que les cartes xD et micro SD.
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