Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4
Top 38%1,542 points
Top 38%
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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4 review: 55 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16MP
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.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

4. 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.
6400 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

5. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
380shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

6. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

7. weight

247g
HTC Re: 65.5g

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4
38% have it

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/2000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4
50% have it

11. 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-4
46% have it

12. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4
9% have it

13. 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-4
72% have it

14. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4
26% have it

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-4
15% have it

16. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4
20% have it

17. width

111.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

18. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
460k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

19. volume

229.25cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

20. height

65.9mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

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 Tough TG-4
54% have it

22. 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-4
18% 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 Stylus Tough TG-4
35% have it

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-4
45% have it

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4
65% have it

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