Olympus VG-120
Olympus VG-120
Top 71%726 points
Top 71%
Top specs and features

Olympus VG-120 review: 38 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.
0.8fps
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.
1600 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.
160shots
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.
720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

7. weight

120g
HTC Re: 65.5g

8. 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

9. pixel density

230ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi

10. 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 VG-120
72% have it

11. resolution

553 x 415px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px

12. battery power

700mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

13. width

56.9mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

14. volume

104.77cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

15. height

96.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

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 VG-120
35% have it

17. thickness

19.1mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

18. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Light L16: 5"

19. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Olympus VG-120
86% have it

20. 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.
5x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x

21. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Canon EOS M50: 2

22. 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.
f/2.8
Ricoh GR II: f/1

23. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Olympus VG-120
93% have it

24. 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-50c: 720s

25. 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.
130mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2m

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