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February 16, 2004
Specifications of
CAMEDIA C-8080 Wide Zoom
Image sensor Image sensor CCD
Effective pixel number 8.00 million pixels. (The actual number of pixels used in image processing.)
Filter array Primary colour filter (RGB).
Media Storage media type Removable xD-Picture Card (16, 32, 64, 128, 256 and 512MB).CompactFlash Type I/II, Microdrive (except 320MB).
Lens Optical zoom 5x.
Structure 15 lenses in 13 groups. 2 aspherical lens elements. 3 ED lenses.
Filter diameter 58mm
Focal length 7.1 - 35.6mm (equivalent to 28 – 140mm lens in 35mm format).
Maximum aperture F2.4 (wide)/F3.5 (tele).
Digital zoom 3x (Max. 15x seamless zoom when combined with optical zoom).
Viewfinder 0.44 inch colour EVF (electronic viewfinder) with 240,000 pixel.
LCD Monitor 1.8 inch Semi-Transmissive Multi-angle "sunshine" colour TFT LCD monitor with 134,000 pixels.
Playback Still Image: Close-up Magnification:2.0x/3.0x/4.0x/5.0x
Still Image: Index Display Divided into 4/9/16 parts
Still Image:
Image Rotation
90 degrees/-90 degrees
(Rotation information will be written in Exif)
Still Image: Slideshows Yes
Motion Image: Playback Normal, Frame-by-frame, Fast-Forward, Rewind
Sound Playback Yes
Focusing System Dual AF ( TTL autofocus with contrast detection and passive AF by phase detection).
Function AF illuminator.
Mode Auto IESP autofocus, spot autofocus, AF area is selectable.
Manual MF via arrow buttons.
Standard mode 0.8m - infinity.
Macro mode 0.2 - 0.8m.
Super macro mode From as close as 5cm(focal length is fixed/pop-up flash doesn't work)
Light metering Mode Digital ESP metering, spot metering, multi-spot metering, centre-weighted metering.
Function AE lock, exposure area selection, histogram in shooting and playback mode.
Exposure Exposure control Programmed auto exposure, Aperture Priority Auto and Shutter Priority Auto, Manual exposure, My mode 1-8.
AE lock.
Scene programs: Sports, Portrait, Night Scene, Landscape.
Shutter speed 16 - 1/4000 sec. (bulb up to 8 min.), depending on exposure program.
Compensation +- 2 EV in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps (selectable).
Auto bracketing 3 or 5 images.
Sensitivity AUTO Yes.
Manual ISO 50-400 (1/2 or 1/3 EV Step)
White balance Mode Auto IESP2.
White balance adjustment (Red) -7 - +7 (blue).
Pre-set Shade, overcast, sunlight, evening sun, tungsten light, fluorescent light 1,2,3,4.
Full manual One-touch, custom.
Flash Pop-up flash Modes Auto (automatic activation in low and backlight), Red-eye reduction, Fill-in (forced activation), Slow synchronisation, Off (no flash), slave mode.
Working range 0.8 - 5.3m (Wide).0.8 - 3.6m (Tele).
Compensation +- 2 EV in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps (selectable).
External flash connection Hot shoe.
Sequence shooting High speed setting: 1.6 shots per sec. in any JPEG mode (max 5 images).Normal setting: 1.1 shots per sec. in any HQ mode (max 17 images).
Processing Image processing Proper gamma technology, noise reduction, advanced noise filter, noise canceller, pixel mapping, TruePic Turbo.
Image quality adjustment Sharpness -5 - +5.
Contrast -5 - +5.
Saturation -5 - +5.
Colour Phase -5 - +5.
Function shooting Sepia mode, black & white mode, guide line.
Editing Still image edit Re-size, trimming, RAW data edit.
Motion picture edit Cutting, index.
Still Image JPEG (DCF: "Design rule for Camera File system"), TIFF (non-compress), RAW, Exif 2.2 support, Print Image Matching II support, DPS and DPOF support.
Motion picture QuickTime Motion JPEG.
Voice Recording Wave format.
Number of storable frames
(approx., with 32MB xD-Picture Card) Digital ESP metering Spot metering system
Still picture mode
(without sound)
3,264 x 2,448:
RAW:2, TIFF:1, SHQ: 8, HQ: 16
3,264 x 2,176 (3:2 mode):
TIFF:1, SHQ: 9, HQ: 18
2,592 x 1,944:
TIFF: 2, SQ1 high: 8, SQ1 normal: 25
2,288 x 1,712:
TIFF: 2, SQ1: high 11/normal 32
2,048 x 1,536:
TIFF: 3, SQ1: high 13 /normal 40
1,600 x 1,200:
TIFF: 5, SQ2: high 22 /normal 64
1,280 x 960:
TIFF: 8, SQ2: high 34 /normal 99
1,024 x 768:
TIFF: 13, SQ2: high 53 /normal 153
640 x 480:
TIFF: 34, SQ2: high 132 /normal 331
Motion picture mode Up to the capacity of the xD-Picture Card.
SHQ (640 x 480 pixels): 34 sec.
HQ (320 x 240 pixels): 93 sec.
Power Supply Rechargeable battery Li-ion battery (BLM-1).
AC adapter Optional AC adapter (C-8AC).
Interface DC input terminal, USB 2.0 AutoConnect interface (storage class), A/V output.
Other features DPOF setting Single-frame print reservation, all print reservation, number of prints, cropping, date/time display.
Direct printing (DPS) PictBridge support allows direct printing with compatible printers.
Size Dimension 124 (w) x 84.5 (h) x 99 (d) mm.
Weight 660g.
Box contents Strap, remote control (RM-2), audio/video cable, USB cable, Li-ion rechargeable battery (BLM-1), battery charger (BCM-2), lens hood, lens cap, lens cap strap, 32MB xD-Picture Card, CD-ROM (Camedia information disk)
QuickTime Motion JPEG is a registered trademark of Apple Computer.
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*Olympus Optical Co., Ltd. was changed to OLYMPUS CORPORATION as of October 1, 2003.
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