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October  6, 1999
Specifications of
SUPERZOOM 700XB
Type 35 mm autofocus lens-shutter camera with built-in 38-70 mm zoom lens
Film Format 35 mm standard DX-coded film (24 x 36 mm).
Lens Olympus lens 38-70 mm, F5.6-9.6, 5 elements in 4 groups Shutter Programmed electronic shutter
Shutter Programmed electronic shutter
Viewfinder Albada-type zoom viewfinder (with autofocus frame, autofocus indicator, flash charging/flash warning and low-battery indicator)
Focusing Active-type autofocus system. Focus lock possible.
Focusing range: 1 m-infinity. With landscape mode.
Exposure Counter Sequential system, reverse calculation for rewind
Self-timer Electronic self-timer with approx. 12 sec. delay. Cancellation possible during operation.
Film Speed Range Automatic setting with DX-coded film with ISO 100, 200 and 400. Film speeds above 400 automatically set to 400. Speeds lower than 100 and non-DX-coded films set to ISO 100.
Film Advance Automatic film winding.
Film Rewind Motor rewind (activated by rewind switch). Rewind possible at any point.
Flash Built-in flash
Flash Modes Auto (automatic flash activation in low light).
Off (no flash).
Flash Working Range With ISO 100 color negative film: Wide: 1.0-3.4 m
Telephoto: 1.0-2.0 m
With ISO 400 color negative film: Wide: 1.0-6.8 m
Telephoto: 1.0-4.0 m
Lens-Barrier Sliding open-close system
Power Source Two 1.5V LR6 AA alkaline batteries
Dimensions 131 (W) x 77 (H) x 49 (D) mm
131 (W) x 77 (H) x 53 (D) mm (Quartzdate model)
Weight 245 g (without batteries for main unit)
255 g (Quartzdate model without batteries for main unit)
Date Unit (Quartzdate model only)
Data Coding Year-month-day, day-hour-minute, no data, month-day-year and day-month-year
External indication of data Data display on LCD panel
Automatic Calendar System Up to 2049
Power Source One 3V lithium battery (CR2025)
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*Olympus Optical Co., Ltd. was changed to OLYMPUS CORPORATION as of October 1, 2003.
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