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Olympus Stylus Verve S
3.6 out of 10

Olympus Stylus Verve S

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Image Sensor
5.0 megapixel effective, 5.4 megapixel gross, 1/2.5" (1.0cm) CCD
Focal Length/Lens Configuration
5.8 – 11.6mm (35 – 70mm equivalent in 35mm photography), 5 lenses in 3 groups
Seamless to 8x (2x optical and 4x digital combined)
Maximum Aperture
f3.5/f4.9 (not adjustable)
1.8" (4.6cm) HyperCrystal LCD, approx. 134,000 pixels
Focus System
CDD Contrast
Focus Range (from lens surface)
Normal mode: 19.7" - infinity (0.5m - infinity)
Shutter Speed
1/1000 sec –1/2 sec (up to 4 sec. In Night Scene mode)
ISO Sensitivity (SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto, 64, 80, 100, 200, 400 (equivalent)
Exposure Metering
Digital ESP multi-pattern, Spot metering
White Balance Control
iESP2 multi-pattern auto TTL, Pre-set (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten, Fluorescent1, Fluorescent2, Fluorescent3)
Exposure Compensation
±2 EV steps in 1/3
Image File Format
DCF Exif 2.2, JPEG, PIM 3.0 compatible
Number of Recorded Pixels
2560 x 1920, SQH
Motion Blur Suppression
Quality Mode
Up to 10 frames automatically stichable with OLYMPUS Master software when using Olympus brand xD-Picture card
Continuous Shooting
1.1 frames per second (4 pictures in HQ mode)
Image Quality Adjustment
Image Playback
Still Image; Single, Index display (4/9/16/25), Up to 8x enlargement, Slide-show, Rotation, Calendar, Album, Histogram
Built in
Flash Modes
Auto (for low light and back lit conditions)
Flash Working Range
Wide: 9.8ft (3.0m); Tele 7.2ft. (2.2m)
12 seconds
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 and 1GB)
Outer Connectors
USB connector & Audio/Video multi-terminal
Auto-Connect USB
2.0 Full Speed
Operating Temperature/Humidity
Operation: 32° - 104°F (0° - 40°C), 30 - 90% humidity
Power Source
Li-Ion rechargeable battery (Li-30B)
3.7"W x 2.2"H x 1.1" D (95mm x 55.5mm x 27.5mm)
4.1 oz (115g) without battery and media card
Release Date
First seen
10 February 2005