Friday, October 19, 2007
First Look: Olympus E-3
This fast, high-performance D-SLR is loaded with a powerful autofocus system, 5 fps continuous shooting, Live View and more.
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Olympus has released the successor to its E-1 flagship D-SLR model, the 10.1-megapixel E-3. Designed to be the fastest autofocus D-SLR in the world, the E-3 has an articulated Live View LCD, internal image stabilization, TruePic III image processing, ISO sensitivity up to 3200 and a wide selection of other advanced features.
|Image Sensor:||10.1-megapixel Live MOS|
|Sensor Size:||17.3mm x 13.0mm|
|Lens Mount:||Four Thirds Mount|
|AF System:||11-point biaxial TTL Phase-difference Detection System|
|Shutter Speeds:||60 – 1/8000 sec. with a bulb setting up to 30 minutes.|
|Sequential Shooting Speed:||Approx. 5 frames/sec.|
|File Formats:||RAW (12-Bit), JPEG, RAW+JPEG|
|Memory:||CompactFlash Type I/II, Microdrive, xD-Picture Card (Dual-Slot)|
|Dust Reduction:||Supersonic Wave Filter|
|Battery:||BLM-1 Li-ion battery (included)|
|Dimensions:||5.6 x 4.58 x 2.9 inches|
|Estimated Street Price:||$1699|
|Contact:||Olympus America, (888) 553-4448, www.olympusamerica.com|