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World’s first 30x optical zoom camera

February 3, 2010 Leave a comment

Olympus has just announced the release of  this super zoom camera. The Olympus SP-800UZ packs a 14-megapixel sensor and a 30x optical zoom.

The SP-800UZ has a 3-inch LCD preview display and Li-Ion battery.

It can record 720p HD video – and have HDMI connectivity for hooking up an HDTV – and have various onboard filters to tweak and mangle your shots.

There’s also a shadow adjustment mode, which claims to cut out underexposed parts of photos in bright scenes, and dual image stabilization.


  • 14 megapixels
  • 30x optical zoom (28mm to 840mm)
  • 3-inch widescreen display
  • 720p-quality video recording
  • Sensor-shift image stabilizer
  • 2GB internal memory
  • SD/SDHC compatible.
  • It will be available this month at a price of  $349.99 .

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