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June 11, 1997
Specifications of
Type Fully automatic 35 mm autofocus single-lens-reflex camera with built-in 28-110 mm zoom lens
Film Format 35 mm standard DX-coded film (24 x 36 mm)
Lens Olympus lens (Filter available: 52 mm filter diameter. Filter thickness must be 6 mm or less for the lens cap to close.) 28-110 mm, F4.5-5.6, 11 elements in 9 groups (5-group zoom construction).
Shutter Electronic control system vertical focal plane shutter.
Shutter speed:1/2,000 sec.-4 sec. Manual F8: 1 sec.-60 sec.
Flash-shutter Synchronization Under 1/100 sec.
Focusing TTL phase-difference detection system autofocus with focus lock. Auto focus beep available. Auxiliary flash activation in low light. (Available at distances up to 5 m, determined under Olympus' test conditions.) Focusing range: 0.75 m- infinity.
Viewfinder Single-lens-reflex system, magnification ratio 0.72x (at 50 mm)
Finder view field: 85 % of actual view field
Diopter Adjustment -2 +1 dioptry
Viewfinder Information Autofocus frame, spot frame, AF indicator, flash indicator (to be used as flash warning), overexposure/underexposure warning
Light Metering System TTL system. With fuzzy-logic ESP light metering, center-weighed average light metering, spot metering
Exposure Modes 1) Programmed AE: Fully Automatic, Stop Action, Portrait, Night Scene,Landscape
2) Aperture-Preferred AE
3) Long Time (manual)
Exposure Counter Progressive, displayed on LCD panel
Film Speed Range Automatic setting with DX-coded film (ISO 25, 32, 50, 64, 100, 125, 200, 250, 400, 500, 800, 1000, 1600, 2000 or 3200. Other intermediate film speeds are automatically set to the next lower speed)
Film Loading Automatic loading (automatically advances to the first frame when camera back is closed).
Film Advance Automatic film winding
Film Rewind Automatic film rewind (automatic rewind activation at end of film, automatic rewind stop)
Rewind is possible at any point with rewind button.
Self-timer Electronic self-timer with 12 sec.delay
Remote Control (optional) Infrared remote control unit
Flash Built-in Intelligent Variable-Power (IVP) flash system. Manual activating system. Recycling: Approx. 0.2-3.9 sec. (at normal temperature) Flash Range: Tele and Wide angle: 4.5m with ISO 100 color negative film, 9.0 m with ISO 400 color negative film.
Flash Modes Auto (automatic flash activation in low light and back light), Auto-S (redeye reduction, same as Auto otherwise), Fill-In (forced activation), Off (no flash).
Battery Check Displayed on LCD panel
Power Source Two 3V lithium batteries (CR 123A or DL 123A)
Dimensions 123 (W) x 88 (H) x 115 (D) mm (excluding protrusions)
Weight 640g (without batteries)
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*Olympus Optical Co., Ltd. was changed to OLYMPUS CORPORATION as of October 1, 2003.
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