Olympus SP-720UZ
Olympus SP-720UZ
Top 50%1,335 points
Top 50%
Top specs and features

Olympus SP-720UZ: 50 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

14MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

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 25.4mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
30fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
400ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

5. weight

405g
HTC Re: 65.5g

6. 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.
3200ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
300shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

8. video recording

1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus SP-720UZ
36% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00076923s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s

11. pixel density

326ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

12. width

72mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

13. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Olympus SP-720UZ
26% have it

14. height

107mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

15. volume

562.39cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³

16. thickness

73mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

17. resolution

783 x 587px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px

18. battery power

950mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

19. 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 SP-720UZ
46% have it

20. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Olympus SP-720UZ
24% have it

21. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

22. 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 SP-720UZ
72% have it

23. 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 SP-720UZ
35% have it

24. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Olympus SP-720UZ
18% have it

25. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Olympus SP-720UZ
53% have it

Top 10 cameras

Add to comparison
  • Olympus SP-720UZ
Compare
This page is currently only available in English.