Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3: 49 facts and highlights

1. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
176
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2. weight

247g
HTC Re: 65.5g
142
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3. 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

4. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
34% have it
100
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5. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
48% have it
85
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6. 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
81
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7. width

111.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
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8. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
26% have it
73
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9. height

65.9mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
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10. volume

229cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
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11. thickness

31.2mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
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12. battery power

1350mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX: 4360mAh
69
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13. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
9% have it
67
0

14. 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 Stylus Tough TG-3
46% have it
67
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15. Has timelapse function

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
12% have it
60
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16. 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 Tough TG-3
36% have it
59
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17. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
58
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18. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
14% have it
58
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19. 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 Stylus Tough TG-3
17% have it
57
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20. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
18% have it
57
0

21. 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 Tough TG-3
73% have it
56
0

22. 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 Tough TG-3
52% have it
52
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23. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
88% have it
51
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24. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
44% have it
50
0

25. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
20% have it
48
0

26. 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 Stylus Tough TG-3
19% have it
47
0

27. 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.
4x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

28. 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.
2f
Ricoh GR II: 1f
41
0

29. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
88% have it
41
0

30. 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 Tough TG-3
67% have it
41
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31. 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.
100mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
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32. 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
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33. 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

34. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
64% have it
37
0

35. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
62% have it
36
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