Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
Top 58%644 points
Top 58%
Megapixels
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747 cameras
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
longer battery life

Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS: 42 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12MP
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.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
176
0

4. weight

230g
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.
350shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

8. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
48% have it
86
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

383ppi
Hasselblad Stellar: 544ppi
77
0

11. width

66.50mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
76
0

12. volume

215.77cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

13. height

111.50mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

14. resolution

957 x 638px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
69
0

15. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
23% have it
68
0

16. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
9% 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 Tough TG-1 iHS
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
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19. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
18% have it
58
0

20. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
14% have it
58
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 Tough TG-1 iHS
73% have it
57
0

22. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
88% have it
51
0

23. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Canon EOS M6: 2
43
0

24. 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: 83.30x
43
0

25. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
88% have it
41
0

26. 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

27. 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 Tough TG-1 iHS
67% have it
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.
100mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2m
39
0

29. 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

30. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
62% have it
36
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.
25mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
35
0

32. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
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 Tough TG-1 iHS
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 Tough TG-1 iHS
96% have it
28
0

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