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5.6 out of 10

Olympus SP-570 UltraZoom

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

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Reviews and Problems with Olympus SP-570 UltraZoom

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Overall 6
6.0

just OK

Aeacus, Amazon
1 September 2013
  • Summary: does what it is supposed to do, however pictures in mediocre light such as cloudy day are at best mediocre. Some minor distortion in the lens visible only in some pictures. All in all good camera with not so good lenses.
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Overall 6
6.0

Lacks

R. Springer "Watercolor lover", Amazon
6 January 2013
  • Summary: MManual zoom is difficult to use, no smooth to adjust. Photos not as clear as I had been used to in the 550UZ.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good improvements but questionable design

lordhoot "lordhoot", Amazon
2 May 2009
  • Summary: As a pretty happy owner of Olympus SP550UZ, I borrowed this latest version, SP570UZ to tested it out for several days under various conditions. I immediately saw few similarity and few non-similarity with this camera to the SP550UZ that I owned. From now on, I am dropping the SP and UZ reference and just calling them "550" and "570". Let me hit the good points first.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great Ultra Zoom Camera

mgbland, epinions.com
9 January 2009
  • Summary: If you want a point and shoot with lots of power and flexibility, check out this camera.
  • Pros: Lots of great features.
  • Cons: Slow rest in normal shot mode. Long learning curve.
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Overall 6
6.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Picture quality 6
6.0
Durability 6
6.0
Overall quality 10
10
Looks 10
10

Returned for refund

EarthSeaS..., Ciao
28 August 2008
  • Excerpt: "...of the 60's, the last Olympus digital compact camera I bought was the C-5050UZ (2002) with it's peerless f/1.8 aspherical lens that is among the best cameras of dozens that I've owned since I was a shutterbug in my youth, and later as a professional wedding photographer - 'until death do us part!' Six years down the track I've developed an interest in bird photography (as distinct from brides) and having switched to digital completely, I bought ...
  • Pros: I know of no other in its class that offers that zoom range
  • Cons: SP - 570 UZ RAW (ORF) Files are unsupported by Photoshop CS3
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Overall 6
6.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Picture quality 6
6.0
Durability 10
10
Overall quality 8
8.0
Looks 10
10

Promisses much, delivers little

piloteer8..., Ciao
14 June 2008
  • Excerpt: "...in compact cameras like the Olympus SP-570 UZ, a certain amount of quality is lost in the image. But with the 12x Zoom on my Sony, this was hardly noticable and more than compensated with by the increased versatility. However, the above is not true of the OlympusSP-570 UZ. In short I found the pictures to be soft and lacking depth. Even side by side with my Sony H2 which is a two year old camera, both at auto settings, the H2 won hands down. It ...
  • Pros: long zoom, high resolution
  • Cons: fails to deliver and very dissapointing
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Overall 6
6.0

Worlds First Review !!

Sn Baines, Amazon
16 April 2008
Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Video quality 2
2.0

Ha fatto il suo tempo ma è ancora valida

Matrix2589, Ciao
26 April 2014
  • Summary: Tra le numerose macchine fotografiche che possiedo e che ho posseduto, ci sta anche questa Olympus SP 570 . Il corpo macchina ha una buona ergonomia anche se non proprio eccellente . Infatti tenendolo per un tempo prolungato in mano, tendo a stancarmi, cosa che con altre macchine difficilmente mi succede . I materiali e la costruzione sono invece molto buoni a mio parere .
  • Pros: Zoom ottico elevato
  • Cons: Display, resa video
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Overall 6
6.4
Performance 4
4.0
Picture quality 2
2.0
Display 8
8.0
Ergonomics 10
10

Nada contento

CAT-Flash, quesabesde.com
17 February 2009
  • Summary: Como algunas opiniones por acá dicen.. muy buenas prestaciones, el anillo es interesante, toda su ergonomia y muchas cosas mas. Creo que lo mas importante deberia ser la calidad de la imagen y para mi esta Olympus se ha quedado muy corta, la tengo desde octubre y creo que prefiero utilizar mi Canon A510 (que no tiene nada de especial... bueno si, exclentes imagenes), que seguir utilizando la Oly.
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Overall 6
6.0
Performance 6
6.0
Picture quality 6
6.0
Display 6
6.0
Ergonomics 6
6.0

Tragedia con my olympus SP-570UZ

Ripidio, quesabesde.com
1 February 2009
  • Summary: REPENTINAMENTE EN FORMA INEXPLICABLE LA OLYMPUS SP-570-UZ, DEJA DE FUNCIONAR, POR MÁS QUE LA CUIDÉ COMO NIÑA BONITA, PARECE ALGO QUE VIENE YA PROGRAMADO DE ANTEMANO Y ZAS, SE PARÓ LA CÁMARA. LA OLYMPUS MODELO SP-570UZ MI CONSENTIDA, ESTABA CONTENTO Y FELIZ LA COMPRÉ EL 4/12/2009, Y ZACATAS, REPENTINAMENTE UN DÍA, SE BLOQUEA EL BOTÓN PRINCIPAL (FUN/OK) Y QUEDA MUERTA LA CÁMARA. ACTUALMENTE ESTÁ EN MANOS DEL CONCESIONARIO AUTORIZADO DE REPARACIÓN DE OLYMPUS.
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