Olympus E-410 EVOLT Review
Olympus E-410 EVOLT Specifications
|Prices|| E-410 body only
US: $ 699
E-410 + 14-42 mm lens
US: $ 799
E-410 + 14-42 mm + 40-150 mm lenses
US: $ 899
|Sensor|| 4/3 type Live MOS sensor
17.3 x 13.0 mm active area
10.9 million total pixels
10.0 million effective pixels
RGB (Primary) color filter array
Fixed low pass filter (anti-alias filter)
|Dust suppression||Supersonic Wave Filter|
|Image processor||TruePic III|
|Image sizes|| 3648 x 2736
3200 x 2400 (3:2)
2560 x 1920
1600 x 1200
1280 x 960
1024 x 768
640 x 480
|File formats|| RAW
RAW + JPEG
JPEG (EXIF 2.2) - (1/2.7 SHQ, 1/4 HQ, 1/8 or 1/12 SQ)
|Lenses||• 4/3 standard lens mount
• Range of ZUIKO DIGITAL lenses available
• Multiply focal length by 2 for 35 mm equiv. FOV
|Auto focus||• 3-point TTL phase difference detection
• Detection range: 0 to 19 EV (ISO 100)
• Available in Live View (slight pause and mirror flip required)
|Focus area selection||• Automatic
|Focus modes||• Single shot AF
• Single shot AF + MF
• Continuous AF
• Manual focus
|Manual focus||Focus by wire (on lens)|
|AF assist lamp||Yes, flash strobe (flash must be raised)|
|Shooting modes||• Auto
• Program AE (with shift)
• Aperture priority AE
• Shutter priority AE
• Night Scene & Portrait
|Additional scene modes||• Beach and Snow
• High Key
• Image Stabilisation Mode
• Landscape & Portrait
• Low Key
• Nature Macro
• Night Scene
• Night Scene & Portrait
• Underwater Macro
• Underwater Wide
• Auto (ISO 100 - 1600)
|Metering system||• 49-zone multi-pattern
• Range: 1 to 20 EV (50 mm F2, ISO 100)
|Metering modes||• Digital ESP
• Center-Weighted Average
• Highlight based spot
• Shadow based spot
|AE Lock||• AE/AF lock button
• With shutter release half-press
|AE Bracketing||• 3 frames
• 1/3, 1/2, 0.7 or 1.0 EV steps
|Exposure steps||1/3, 1/2 or 1.0 EV|
|Exposure compen.||• -5.0 to +5.0 EV
• 1/3 EV steps
|Shutter speed||60 - 1/4000 sec|
|White balance||• Auto
• Fluorescent 1
• Fluorescent 2
• Fluorescent 3
• Manual 'one-touch'
• Kelvin (3000 - 7500 K, 7 steps)
|WB fine tuning||• Red - Blue: +/- 7 steps (2 mired each)
• Green - Magenta: +/- 7 steps (2 mired each)
|Color space||• sRGB
• Adobe RGB
|Image parameters||• Color mode (Natural, Vivid, Muted)
• Saturation (5 levels)
• Contrast (5 levels)
• Sharpness (5 levels)
• Monochrome (B&W, Sepia, Red, Green, Blue) - filter (Ye, Or, Re, Gr)
• Gradation (High Key, Normal, Low Key)
|Drive modes||• Single
|Continuous||• 3.0 fps
• JPEG: Unlimited at HQ quality
• RAW: 7 frames maximum
|Self-timer||• 2 sec
• 12 sec
• TTL auto / manual
• Guide no. 10
• 1/180 sec X-sync speed
• Sync modes: Auto, Red-eye reduction, Slow syncro with red-eye reduction,
Slow syncro, 2nd curtain slow syncro, Fill-in, Off
• Flash power: Up to +/- 2EV in 1, 1/2, or 1/3 EV steps
|External flash||Hot shoe|
|Viewfinder||• Eye-level optical single-lens
• Field of view 95%
• Magnification 0.92x with a 50mm lens and -1 dioptre
• Eye point 16 mm at -1 dioptre
• Dioptre adjustment -3 to +1 dioptre
• Focusing screen: Fixed type (Neo Lumi-Micron Mat Screen)
• Mirror: Quick return mirror
• DOF preview: press left arrow button
|Viewfinder info||• AF frame (super impose)
• AE lock
• AF confirmation mark
• Metering mode
• Exposure mode
• Shutter speed
• Aperture value
• White balance
• Exposure compensation value indicator
• Battery check
• Record mode
• Number of storable still pictures
|LCD monitor||• 2.5" TFT LCD monitor (wide viewing angle)
• 215,000 pixels
• Live View available
|Playback functions||• Single
• Magnify (2 - 14x)
• Index (4, 9, 16, 25 frames)
• Calendar view
• Light box view
• Slide show
• Histogram (Lum / RGB)
• Highlight & Shadow point warning
|Playback information||• Exposure mode
• Metering mode
• Shutter speed
• Aperture value
• Exposure compensation level
• Colour space
• White balance mode
• White balance compensation level
• Focal length
• Focus area
• File type
• Picture mode
• File name
• Image size
• Recorded card type
|Editing||• RAW development
• JPEG editing (B&W, Sepia, Red eye reduction, Color saturation, Resize)
|Menu languages||• English
(Other languages can be downloaded)
|Storage||• Compact Flash (Type I and II)
• xD Picture card
|Connectivity||• USB 2.0 (Hi Speed)
• Video Out (NTSC / PAL)
|Vertical / portrait grip||Unknown|
|Dimensions||130 x 91 x 53 mm (5.1 x 3.6 x 2.1 in)|
|Weight (no batt)||375 g (13.2 oz)|
|Weight (inc batt)||435 g (15.3 oz)|
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