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January 18, 2000
Update:February 20, 2001
Specifications of
Digital Camera CAMEDIA C-860L
Type TypeDigital camera with 4.5cm/1.8-inch color TFT LCD monitor
Recording System Digital recording: JPEG with DCF (Design rule for Camera File system)/TIFF (Non-compression)/DPOF (Digital Print Order Format) support
Memory V (3.3V) SmartMediaTM (SSFDC) cards (2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64 and 128 MB)
One 8 MB card including Panorama function is supplied with camera.
Number of Storable Pictures
SmartMediaTM card)Approx. 122 shots or more (SQ Standard)
Approx. 18 shots or more (SHQ)
(with included 8 MB Approx. 36 shots or more (HQ)
Approx. 122 shots or more (SQ Standard)
Approx. 32 shots or more (SQ High-Quality)
File Format TIFF (Non-compression), JPEG (DCF)
Image Pickup Element 1/2.7-inch CCD solid-state image pickup
Total pixels: 1,310,000 pixels
Recording Image 1,280x 960 pixels (Non-compression SHQ/SHQ/HQ)
640x 480 pixels (SQ Standard/High-Quality)
White Balance Full-auto TTL, preset white balance (sunlight/overcast/tungsten/ fluorescent)
Lens Olympus lens 5.5 mm, F2.8, 5 elements in 4 groups (equivalent to 36 mm lens on 35 mm camera)
Aperture F2.8, F5.6 and F11
Shutter 1/2-1/500 sec. mechanical shutter
Photometric System TTL digital ESP metering system, Spot metering system
Exposure Control Programmed auto exposure with manual exposure compensation (+-2EV exposure compensation by 0.5 EV steps)
Working Range Standard mode: 0.5 m-infinity
Macro mode: 0.1-0.5 m
Viewfinder Optical real-image viewfinder (Autofocus mark/Backlighting correction mark). LCD monitor.
LCD Monitor 4.5 cm (1.8 inch) color TFT LCD monitor with approx. 61,000 pixels
Flash Modes Auto (automatic flash activation in low light and backlight)/Red-Eye Reduction/Fill-in (forced activation)/Off (no flash)/ Slow Synchronization/ Red-Eye Reduction + Slow Synchronization
Battery Charging Time for Flash Less than approx. 8 sec. (at normal temperature with new batteries)
Flash Working Range 0.2 - 3.0 m
Focusing TTL system autofocus (contrast detection system) with focusing range: 0.1 m-infinity
Control Panel Image quality mode, number of remaining frames, card warning, flash mode, self-timer, battery check, continuous shooting, macro mode, card function, exposure compensation, spot mark, preset white balance, ISO setting and writing
Self-timer With approx. 12 sec. delay
Outer Connectors DC input terminal, data input/output terminal (RS232C), video output terminal (NTSC)
Date/Time Recorded simultaneously with picture data
Automatic Calendar System Up to 2030
Operating Environment Temperature: 0-40degrees (operation); -20-60degrees (storage)
Humidity: 30-90% (operation); 10-90% (storage)
Power Supply Main power source: Four AA Ni-MH, alkaline, lithium or Ni-Cd batteries. (Manganese batteries cannot be used.)
Built-in super-capacitor back-up for the calendar system.
Interface RS232C, synchronization method, 8-bit non-parity
Dimensions 128 (W)x 65 (H)x 47 (D) mm (excluding protrusions)
Weight 235 g (excluding batteries and cards)
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*Olympus Optical Co., Ltd. was changed to OLYMPUS CORPORATION as of October 1, 2003.
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