Olympus XZ-2
Olympus XZ-2
Top 59%1,091 points
Top 59%
Top specs and features

Olympus XZ-2: 47 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
7.44 x 5.58mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
35
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

5. weight

346g
HTC Re: 65.5g

6. 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.
12800ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
340shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

8. video recording

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

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus XZ-2
36% have it

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus XZ-2
49% have it

11. 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

12. pixel density

462ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

13. width

65mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

14. height

113mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

15. volume

NaNcm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³

16. resolution

1108 x 831px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px

17. battery power

1450mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

18. screen size

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

19. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Olympus XZ-2
23% have it

20. 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 XZ-2
72% have it

21. 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 XZ-2
18% have it

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 XZ-2
53% have it

23. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Olympus XZ-2
87% have it

24. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Olympus XZ-2
65% have it

25. 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 XZ-2
69% have it

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