Olympus SH-50 iHS
Top 54%685 points
Top 54%
Megapixels
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10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
16
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Olympus SH-50 iHS: 46 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
288
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
245
0

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
11.5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
171
0

4. weight

269g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

5. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
12400ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

6. video recording

1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
113
0

7. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.0005s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

8. pixel density

333ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
77
0

9. width

63.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

10. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Olympus SH-50 iHS
26% have it
73
0

11. height

112.1mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

12. volume

301.82cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

13. thickness

42.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

14. resolution

831 x 554px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
69
0

15. battery power

1270mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
69
0

16. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
46% have it
67
0

17. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
36% have it
59
0

18. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
22% have it
58
0

19. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
58
0

20. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
73% have it
56
0

21. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
18% have it
52
0

22. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
88% have it
51
0

23. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
44% have it
47
0

24. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
20% have it
47
0

25. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
24x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

26. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
67% have it
41
0

27. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
3
Ricoh GR II: 1
41
0

28. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
88% have it
40
0

29. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
600mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
0

30. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
1
Nikon D5: 400
38
0

31. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
15s
Hasselblad X1D-50c: 3600s
37
0

32. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
63% have it
37
0

33. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
61% have it
36
0

34. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
25mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
34
0

35. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
93% have it
32
0

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