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Olympus SP-570 UltraZoom
4.5 out of 10

Olympus SP-570 UltraZoom

The Olympus SP-570Z manufactured by Olympus Corporation, a Read more

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Image Sensor
10.0 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.33” CCD (1.1cm)
Focal Length/Lens Configuration
4.60 - 92.0 mm (26 – 520 mm equivalent in 35mm photography),
20x Optical Zoom + 5x Digital Zoom (Seamless to 100x)
Aperture Range
Wide: F2.8-F8.0; Tele: F4.5-F8.0
2.7” (6.9cm) HyperCrystal™ LCD, approx. 230,000 pixels
Electronic View Finder with Dioptic Correction
Focus System
CCD Contrast Detection
Focus Range (from lens surface)
Normal mode: Wide: 3.9” – infinity (0.1m – infinity), Tele: 47.2” – infinity (1.2m – infinity)
Focus Mode
iESP Auto, Spot AF, Face Detection AF, Full-Time AF, Selective AF Target, AF Lock, Predictive AF, Manual
Shutter Speed
Auto: 1/2000 sec. –1/2 sec. (up to 4 sec. in Night Scene mode)
ISO Sensitivity (SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto, High Auto, 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
Exposure Metering
Digital ESP Metering, Spot Metering, Center-Weighted Metering, Face Detection AE (when Face Detection AF is selected)
White Balance Control
iESP 2 Auto, One-Touch, Presets (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten, and 3 Fluorescents), White Balance Compensation
Exposure Compensation
±2 EV steps in 1/3 EV steps
Image File Format
Still Image: JPEG, RAW
Number of Recorded Pixels
10MP (3,648 x 2,736)
Shooting Modes
31 Shooting Modes;
Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with OLYMPUS Master software when using Olympus brand xD-Picture Card™
Continuous Shooting
High-speed2: 13.5 frames per second, 30 frames (3MP)
Shooting Assist Functions
Shooting Guide, Perfect Shot Preview, Histogram, Frame Assist, AF Lock, AE Lock, 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
Image Playback
Still Image: Single, Index Display (4/9/16/25), Up to 10x Enlargement, Slideshow, Rotation, My Favorites
Playback Edit Effects
Still Image: Red-Eye Fix, Lighting Fix, Resize, Rotation, Black & White, Sepia, Frame, Label, Calendar, Layout, Expression Edit, Face Focus, RAW Edit, Cropping
Built-in, External Flash, Wireless Flash
Flash Modes
Auto (for low light and backlit conditions)
Flash Working Range
Wide: 0.98ft (0.3m) – 21ft (6.4m) at ISO 400
12 Seconds
45 MB Internal Memory
Removable Media Card
xD-Picture Card™ (1GB, 2GB)
Outer Connectors
USB Connector, Audio/Video Output, DC Input
Auto-Connect USB
USB 2.0 High-Speed (USB Mass Storage)
System Requirements
Auto-Connect USB:
Operating Temperature/Humidity
Operation: 32° – 104°F (0° – 40°C), 30% – 90% humidity
Power Source
4 AA Batteries, optional AC Adapter (C-7AU)
Battery Life (CIPA DC-002)
Approximately 390 shots with 4 AA batteries (based on CIPA battery life measurement standards)
4.7"W x 3.3"H x 3.4"D (118mm x 84mm x 87.5mm)
15.7oz (445g) without batteries and memory card
Release Date
First seen
10 January 2008