3.0 Inch LCD Tiling
16.1 Megapixels
Built in 3 Axis Sensor
High Speed Imager AF
ART Filter
Advance Photo Mode
Touch Selfie

Price: S$698.00



Sensor Effective Resolution / Type

16.1 Megapixel Live MOS

TruPic™ VIII

Special Features

Easy image sharing via Bluetooth Low Energy, Wi-Fi and Olympus Image Share App; Built-in pop-up flash

Sensor / Dust Reduction

Sensor Type: 4/3” Live MOS Sensor

Effective Pixels: 16.1 million

Total Pixels: 17.2 million

Filter Array: Primary color filter (RGB)

Aspect Ratio & Area: 4:3 / 17.3 x 13.0mm

Dust Reduction: Super Sonic Wave Filter

Focusing System

AF System Type: High-speed imager AF (Contrast detection)

Focus Modes: Single AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF) / Manual Focus (MF) / S-AF + MF / AF Tracking (C-AF + TR)
When a Four Thirds lens is attached, only S-AF (Single Target) or MF for video are available.

Full Time AF: Available

Magnified Frame: 

Enlarged view check by magnify button
Magnification 5x, 7x, 10x (Default), 14x

Face Detection AF / Eye Priority AF:

Available / Available
Eye Detection AF mode: Off / Nearer-eye priority / Right-eye priority / Left-eye priority

Focusing Points / Focusing Points Selection Mode:

121-point contrast detection AF
All target, group target (9-area), single target (standard target size / small target size)

AF Illuminator: Available

Manual Focus Assist: Focus ring rotation activates Live View image magnification and/or focus peaking when in S-AF+MF or MF mode

Peaking Function:

Activate with Fn button or focus ring
Change peaking settings using the Info button
Color selection: white or black

Image Stabilization

System Type: Built-in 3-axis sensor-shift image stabilization for video and still photos

Stabilization Performance: 3.5 EV Steps @ 42mm (35mm equivalent)

Shutter / Sequential Shooting

Shutter Type: Computerized focal-plane, high-speed, mechanical shutter

Shutter Speed:

Electronic first curtain shutter: 1/320 – 60 sec.
1/4000 – 60 sec. (1/3, 1/2, or 1 EV steps selectable)
Bulb/Time: default setting 8 min. (1/2/4/8/15/20/25/30 min. selectable)

Sequential Shooting Maximum Speed:

[Sequential shooting H mode] approx 8.6 fps 
[Sequential shooting L mode] approx 4.8 fps 
[Anti-shock sequential shooting L mode] approx 4.3 fps 
[Silent sequential shooting H mode] approx 14.1 fps 
[Silent sequential shooting L mode] approx 6.1fps

Actual sequential shooting speeds may vary depending on lens attached, camera settings, and external shooting conditions

Max Recordable Pictures in Sequential Shooting:

[RAW] 14 frames. (in seq. shooting L) Max. 13 frames (in seq. shooting H)
[JPEG; LN] Max. ∞ frames (in seq. shooting L and in seq. shooting H)

Self Timer: Operation time: 12 sec., 2 sec., custom (Wait time: 1-30sec., Shot interval: 0.5/1/2/3sec., Number of shots: 1-10)

Anti-shock Mode:

Electronic first curtain shutter / 1/320 - 60 sec
(For speeds over 1/320 sec., mechanical shutter will automatically be selected when shutter start delay is set to 0 sec.)

Shutter Start Delay 0, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2, 4, 8, 15, 30 sec


Rear Monitor Type:

3.0” tilting touch monitor
Approx 1037k dots (3:2) electrostatic capacitance touch screen

Rear Monitor Size: 3.0” / 7.6 cm

Touch Control:

Shutter release, magnification, AF area selection, AF area size adjustment, frame forward/backward, magnified playback, Live Guide, Super Control Panel, Art Filter mode selection, scene mode selection, Wi-Fi connection, clips, movie effect, movie teleconverter 
When in Selfie Mode: Shutter release, e-Portrait, custom self-timer, movie, exposure compensation

Tilting Capability:

Upward tilting angle: up to 80 degrees
Downward tilting angle*: up to 180 degrees
*mirror display when monitor is in selfie position

Brightness / Color Temp Control (Rear Monitor): ±7 levels / ±7 levels

Color Tone Select: Vivid / Natural

Live View:

Approx. 100% field of view, 
Exposure compensation preview, WB adjustment preview, 
Gradation auto preview, Face detection preview (up to 8 faces), 
Grid line, Histogram, Magnification display (x5/x7/x10/x14), Normal, Highlight & Shadow, Level Gauge, Off

Preview: Preview with depth of field preview lock (must be assigned to button to activate)

Live View Boost: Yes (does not reflect certain adjustments such as exposure compensation)

Field of View: Approx. 100%

Display Mode: Normal Mode, Histogram Mode, Level gauge, Highlight and shadow, Off

Monitor Information:

Aperture value, Shutter speed, Auto Bracket, AE Lock, AF mode, IS, Shooting Mode, Battery Check, Myset, Internal Temperature Warning, Face / Eye Detection, Histogram, Number of storable still pictures, Record mode, ISO, Sequential shooting, Self-timer, White Balance, Metering Mode, AF confirmation mark, Exposure Compensation Value, Spot metering Area Flash Mode, Flash Status, Flash intensity Control, Super FP, Focal length, Tone control, Eye-Fi condition, Digital teleconverter, Battery check

Display of Face Detection: Max. 8 frames of face detection can be displayed

Exposure Control / Flash

Metering System:

Digital ESP metering (324-area multi pattern metering), Center weighted average metering, Spot metering, Spot metering with highlight control, Spot metering with shadow control (TTL Image sensor metering)

Metering Range: EV -2 - 20 (at normal temperature, 17mm f2.8, ISO 100)

Exposure Mode:

Auto (Live Guide can be used), P: Program AE (program shift can be performed), A: Aperture Priority AE, S: Shutter Priority AE, M: Manual (Live Bulb, Live Time and Live Composite are available), Scene Select AE, Advanced Photo AE, Art Filter

Scene Select AE:

[Advanced Photo]
Live Composite, Live Time, Multiple Exposure, HDR Backlight1, Silent, Panorama, Keystone Compensation, AE Bracketing, Focus Bracketing

Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape + Portrait, Night + Portrait, Children, Night scene, Hand-held Starlight2, Fireworks, Light trails, Sport, Panning, Landscape, Sunset, Beach & Snow, Backlight HDR1, Panorama, Candlelight, Silent, Macro, Nature Macro, Documents, Multi Focus Shot

1. 4 images automatically shot and combined into a single image composite 
2. 8 images automatically shot and combined into a single image composite

ISO Sensitivity:

Auto: ISO Low approx. 100 – 25600 (customizable, default ISO Low – 1600)
Manual: ISO Low approx.. 100 – 25600 in 1/3 or 1 EV ISO steps

Exposure Compensation:

Still photo ±5 EV, movie ± 3 EV in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps selectable
*HDR shooting, monitor and EVF displays only up to ±3 EV

AE Lock: Locks with a half-press of the shutter button (can be set to Fn button as well)

Flash Intensity Control Method:

TTL Auto, Auto*, Manual, Super FP*(FP-TTL AUTO, FP-MANUAL)
* Available on external flash

Built-in Flash: TTL Flash, GN=5.4 (ISO100•m) / GN= 7.6 (ISO200•m)

Flash Mode: Redeye, Slow Sync. (1st curtain), Slow Sync. (2nd curtain), Red-eye Slow Sync. (1st curtain), Fill-in, Manual (1/1 (FULL) ~ 1/64), Flash Off.

Flash Intensity Control: Up to ±3 EV in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps selectable

Compatible External Flash: FL-50R, FL-36R, FL-20, FL-14, FL-300R, FL-600R, FL-900R, STF-8

Compatible Wireless External Flash: FL-50R, FL-36R, FL-300R, FL-600R, FL-900R

Wireless Flash Control Method: Olympus Wireless RC Flash system (light-triggered) Commander flash: FL-900R, FL-600R, STF-8

Memory / Image Recording (File Format)

Compatible Memory:

SD Memory Card (SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I/II compatible, Eye-Fi Card compatible*) 
*Not compatible with Endless Memory

Recording Format: DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3

File Format: RAW (12-bit lossless compression), JPEG, RAW+JPEG, MPO (3D still)

Recording Image Size:

[RAW] 4608 x 3456 pixels
[JPEG] 4608 x 3456 pixels - 640 x 480 pixels

White Balance / Color Mode

White Balance Mode: Auto WB, 6 Preset WBs, 4 Capture WBs, Custom WB(Kelvin setting)

Code Mode: sRGB, Adobe RGB

Bracketing / HDR

Exposure Bracketing:

Available as AE Bracketing in Advanced Photo mode.
3 frames in 1.0 EV steps, 5 frames in 0.7 EV steps.

Focus Bracketing:

Available as Multi Focus Shot in Scene mode and Focus Bracketing in Advanced Photo mode. Shoots 8 frames.
When in Advanced Photo mode, focus steps can be adjusted in 5 or 10 levels.
Compatible with Micro Four Thirds lenses only.

HDR (Auto Composite):

Available as Backlight HDR in Scene mode and HDR in Advanced Photo mode. ISO sensitivity is fixed at 200, and maximum shutter speed setting is 4 seconds. HDR1 is available in both modes. HDR2 (painting-like) is available in Advanced Photo mode only. Exposure compensation can be performed in Advanced Photo mode only.

Creative Features

Picture Mode: i-Enhance, Vivid, Natural, Muted, Portrait, Monotone, Custom, e-Portrait, Color Creater, Art Filters

Gradation: Auto, Normal, High Key, Low Key (except Art Filters)

Adjustment Parameter: 4 levels (Auto, Normal, High key, Low key)

Filter Effect (B&W Filter): Neutral, Yellow, Orange, Red, Green for Monotone

Picture Tone: Neutral, Sepia, Blue, Purple, Green for Monotone

Art Filter: Sixteen in-camera Art Filters are enhanced by new filter variations, art effects and bracketing. You can use Art Filters in all shooting modes as well as filming 1080 HD movies.

Art Filter Modes: Pop Art, Soft Focus, Pale & Light Color, Light Tone, Grainy Film, Pin Hole, Diorama, Cross Process, Gentle Sepia, Dramatic Tone, Key Line, WaterColor, Vintage, Partial Color, Bleach Bypass, Instant Film

Color Ring (for partial color): 18 color selectable

Live Compositel Update Interval Time / composite method 0.5 sec – 60 sec / Lighten Mode (Bright area prioritization)

Interval Shooting: 1-999 frames, Interval time 1 sec - 24 hours, Time lapse movies

Multiple Exposure (number of pictures / function): 2 frames / Auto gain, Exposing on Recorded picture (RAW)

Video / Audio Recording

Video Recording Format: MOV (MPEG-4AVC/H.264), AVI (Motion JPEG)

Movie Mode:

3840 x 2160 (4K) / 30p,25p,24p / IPB (approx. 102 Mbps)
1920 x 1080 (FHD) / 30p, 25p, 24p / IPB (SF, F, N)
1920 x 1080 (FHD) / 60p, 50p / IPB (SF, F, N)
1280 x 720 (HD) / 30p, 25p, 24p / IPB (SF, F, N)

60p: 59.94 fps, 50p: 50.00 fps, 30p: 29.97 fps, 25p: 25.00 fps, 24p: 23.98 fps
FHD IPB (SF: SuperFine / approx. 52 Mbps, F: Fine / aprox. 30 Mbps, N: Normal / approx. 18 Mbps)
HD IPB(SF: SuperFine / approx. 26Mbps, F: Fine / approx. 14Mbps, N: Normal / approx. 10Mbps)

* Frame rates may drop when particular Art Filters and Movie Effects are used.
* Class 10 or higher SD card is recommended for shooting video.
* UHS-I U3 card is recommended for 4K shooting.

Maximum Video Recording Time: [MOV] Approx. 29min

Art Filter Movie: Yes (Frame rates may drop when certain Art Filters are used)

Movie Effect: One shot echo / Multi echo / Art fade / Old film

Movie Tele-converter: 4x* Available on Movie effect mode

Timelapse Movie:

3840x2160 (4K) / 5fps
1920x1080 (FHD) / 5fps, 10fps, 15fps
1280x720 (HD) / 5fps, 10fps, 15fps, 30fps


1, 2, 4, 8 sec.
(Further continued shooting possible up to 16 seconds by pressing video record button again)

IS for Movie:

M-IS1* (Image sensor shift and electronic image stabilizer with multi motion IS), M-IS2 (Image sensor shift with multi motion IS), Off

*While using M-IS1, field of view may be affected.

AE Lock: Available

Video Exposure Control: Program AE, aperture priority AE, shutter priority AE, manual

Video File Size: .MOV Format: Max 4GB

Audio Recording Format: Wave Format (Stereo linear PCM/16-bit, Sampling frequency 48kHz)

Microphone / Speaker: Stereo / Mono

Microphone Function:

Wind noise reduction, recording volume (audio quality may be affected)
Audio dubbing possible for still pictures (up to 30 sec.)



GPS Info Function via Smartphone GPS data
Olympus Image Share
File Type: JPEG1, MOV
Connect to up to 4 devices simultaneously. Marking function for image share.

Easy Connection
QR Code Setting
Wireless Shooting
Live View
Rec View
Wireless Touch AF Shutter2
Power Off

1 Excluding MPO file
2 Selectable from iAuto / ART / PASM (Live Bulb, Live Time)
Control settings for aperture, shutter speed, exposure, ISO sensitivity, white balance and Drive Mode.

Live Guide:

Saturation, Color, Brightness, Background Blur, Expressing Motion, Shooting Tips
(Multiple effects can be used simultaneously)

Playback Mode:

Single-frame, information display, index display (4/9/25/100 frames), Clips, calendar, enlargement (2x -14x), video (with sound, FF/REW/Pause,Touch operation), picture rotation (auto), slideshow (with sound and music), alternate music options, dubbed audio playback

Information Display:

Histogram (independent luminance / RGB available), Highlight/Shadow point warning, AF frame, Photographic information, OFF

Editing Function:

RAW data edit, Gradation auto, Monochrome, Sepia, Red-eye fix, Saturation, Resize (1280x960, 640x480, 320x240), Trimming, Aspect, e-Portrait, Image Overlay, Post recording

RAW Image Editing Functions:

RAW data edit based on settings of the camera (including e-Portrait, Color Creator, Art Filter, ART-BKT).
Preview capability.

Menu Languages (34 selectable):

English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Russian, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Croat, Slovenian, Hungarian, Greek, Slovakian, Turkish, Latvian, Estonian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Rumanian, Indonesian, Malay, Thai

Connectivity / Power Requirements

USB / AV / Remote Controller Connector: USB Micro-B

HDMI Connector: Micro HDMI (Type-D)

Flash Attachment: Hot shoe

Wireless LAN: Built-in (IEEE 8.02.1b/g/n)

Bluetooth: Built-in (Bluetooth Ver. 4.0)

Battery: BLS-50 Li-ion battery (included)

Number of Recordable Pictures: Approx. 350 shots

Battery Life for Movie Shooting:

Approx. 80 minutes* (under standard JEITA testing)
Approx. 140 minutes* (when zoom and other operational functions are not used)

*When repeatedly recording at the maximum time of 29 minutes, 4K video shooting.

Weights & Dimensions / Operating Environment 

Weight: Approx. 380g (with BLS-50 battery and Memory card, based on CIPA standards) Approx. 332g (body only)


117.1mm (W) X 68mm (H) X 39mm (D)
[CIPA guideline compliant, excluding protrusions]

Operating Temperature Range:

0 ~ +40°C (operation) / -20 ~ +60°C (storage)
+32 ~ +104°F (operation) / -4 ~ +140°F (storage)

Operating Humidity Range:

30 - 90% (operation) / 10 - 90% (storage)



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