Olympus XZ-2 iHS
Olympus XZ-2 iHS
Top 59%637 points
Top 59%
Top specs and features

Olympus XZ-2 iHS: 47 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. weight

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.

7. longer battery life

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

8. video recording

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus XZ-2 iHS
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 iHS
49% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

12. pixel density

13. width

18. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Olympus XZ-2 iHS
22% have it

19. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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 iHS
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 iHS
18% have it

22. has a flash

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

23. 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 iHS
54% have it

24. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Olympus XZ-2 iHS
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 iHS
68% have it

Top 10 cameras

Add to comparison
  • Olympus XZ-2 iHS
Compare
This page is currently only available in English.