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Olympus TG-2
8.2 out of 10

Olympus TG-2

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Reviews and Problems with Olympus TG-2

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Overall 6
6.0

Not the best, but ok

Jeffrey W. Kuhnhenn, Amazon
22 May 2014
  • Summary: I bought this camera for an extended hiking trip. Not wanting to carry my Nikon DSLR, I wanted a camera that I could strap on my pack and not worry about bouncing and rain. While it has some fun features like the special effects, I find the overall picture quality has much to be desired.
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Overall 6
6.0

Nice camera until you get it wet

Van, Amazon
18 April 2014
  • Summary: I bought this camera for a trip to the Virgin Islands. I got it a couple of months prior to my trip so I could try it out and get comfortable with it. As a point and shoot it is a great little camera. Pics came out great and it has many features.
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Overall 6
6.0

Zoom is non-existant

Lisa R. Stine "Total Travel", Amazon
7 April 2014
  • Summary: I like it takes photos underwater. I like that it is a small size and has a decent screen. But its zoom is bad. I bought the attachment zoom lens which doesn't do much either. It was a waste of money. I like the camera but taking photos from more than a few feet away is just frustrating.
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Overall 6
6.0

Broke on second use

Rad Jersean "Techo-SciFi-Music Dude", Amazon
3 April 2014
  • Summary: Bought this for my first diving trip as a newly certified recreational diver. On land and underwater - the pictures were STUNNING. I loved the features and the battery life. The fish-eye lens and foam float strap made for excellent accessories.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not thrilled

Karen, Amazon
8 November 2013
Overall 6
6.0

Can't use video unless use Olympus software

bobO "gizmo-guy", Amazon
27 September 2013
  • Summary: I would have not bought this camera had I known that videos taken can only be used with Olympus software. Will not load to my Adobe Premier, nor play with Windows Media Player. Cannot utilize videos to combine with my other sources to create DVD.
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Overall 6
6.0

It broke once

Dr. Peggy Scott "Peggy", Amazon
5 September 2013
  • Summary: I bought this camera the first time and it broke. It just stopped working, I wasn't even rough with it, I used it in a couple of wet settings, but something made it fail. So I contacted Amazon, and their fantastic customer support, and they sent me another one.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great for pictures, not for video.

Jon M, Amazon
29 August 2013
  • Summary: As far as pictures goes, I can't complain. Nice camera, waterproof, etc. A lot of fun. Takes good pictures, nice underwater, has some fun features. For the video though, the camera clicks. If you hold it up to your ear you can audibly hear it.
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Overall 6
6.0

Bigger camera than expected

A. Sotelo, Amazon
15 August 2013
  • Summary: I really like this camera and am getting plenty of use out of it. Pictures are good. Though it is bigger than I expected it to be though. My biggest complaint is that this is supposed to be a Tough camera: Per Product specs: "Shockproof 7ft/2.1m The shockproof structure of the TG-2 iHS ensures that...
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Overall 6
6.0

Accessories Disappoint

Dennis Bradley Price "yeldarb68", Amazon
30 July 2013
  • Summary: The camera itself is decent enough. However the accessories disappoint. First, the camera doesn't come with a battery charger, you have to charge it in the camera. There is an AC adapter to connect via USB to the camera and charge the battery that way, but most other brands include a standalone AC...
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