Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
Top 60%606 points
Top 60%
Megapixels
Number of cameras
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Top 95%
747 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ: 42 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

14MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
295
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
247
0

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
1.50fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
176
0

4. weight

450g
HTC Re: 65.50g
142
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.
6400ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
127
0

6. video recording

1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
115
0

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
330shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
34% have it
100
0

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0s
81
0

10. pixel density

326ppi
Hasselblad Stellar: 544ppi
77
0

11. width

74mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
76
0

12. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
26% have it
73
0

13. height

109mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

14. volume

822.73cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

15. thickness

102mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

16. resolution

783 x 587px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
69
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 STYLUS SP-820UZ
36% have it
59
0

18. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
59
0

19. 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 STYLUS SP-820UZ
73% have it
57
0

20. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
26% have it
54
0

21. 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 STYLUS SP-820UZ
52% have it
52
0

22. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
88% have it
51
0

23. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
44% have it
50
0

24. has an optical viewfinder

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
29% have it
49
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.
40x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.30x
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 STYLUS SP-820UZ
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.
3.40f
Ricoh GR II: 1f
41
0

28. 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.
895mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2m
39
0

29. 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

30. 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.
4s
Hasselblad H5D-200c MS: 720s
37
0

31. 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.
22.40mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
35
0

32. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
93% have it
32
0

33. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5: 3.10
31
0

34. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
92% have it
30
0

35. has manual white balance

With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
Olympus STYLUS SP-820UZ
96% have it
28
0

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