Olympus E-PL5 manual

Olympus E-PL5
  • Number of pages: 133
  • Filetype: PDF
Table of Contents
Quick task index
Preparing the camera and flow of
2. Basic operations
Frequently-used options and
4. Printing pictures
Connecting the camera to a
6. Other
7. Battery and charger
8. Card basics
9. Interchangeable lenses
10. Information
11. System chart
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Olympus E-PL5

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Olympus E-PL5 specifications

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Brand Olympus
Model E-PL5
Product Digital Camera
EAN 4545350042264
Language English
Filetype PDF
Picture quality
Megapixel 16.1 MP
Camera type MILC
Image sensor size 4/3 "
Sensor type Live MOS
Maximum image resolution 4608 x 3456 pixels
Still image resolution(s) 1024 x 768,2560 x 1920,4608 x 3456
Image stabilizer
Total megapixels 17.2 MP
Image sensor size (W x H) 17.3 x 13 mm
Lens system
Optical zoom - x
Digital zoom - x
Focal length range - mm
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) - mm
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) - mm
Minimum aperture number -
Maximum aperture number -
Auto focusing (AF) modes Continuous Auto Focus,Contrast Detection Auto Focus,Single Auto Focus,Tracking Auto Focus
ISO sensitivity 200,1600,25600
Light exposure modes Aperture priority AE,Auto,Manual,Shutter priority AE
Light exposure control Program AE
Light exposure correction ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
ISO sensitivity (min) 200
ISO sensitivity (max) 25600
Fastest camera shutter speed 1/4000 s
Slowest camera shutter speed 60 s
Flash modes Auto,Flash off,Flash on,Manual,Red-eye reduction,Slow synchronization
Flash exposure correction ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Maximum video resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Video resolutions 640 x 480,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080 pixels
Video formats supported M-JPEG,MOV
Motion JPEG frame rate 30 fps
Analog signal format system NTSC,PAL
HD type Full HD
Video recording
Built-in microphone
Voice recording
Internal memory - MB
Compatible memory cards SD,SDHC,SDXC
Display LCD
Display diagonal 3 "
Display resolution (numeric) 460000 pixels
Ports & interfaces
USB version 2.0
HDMI connector type Micro
Other features
HDMI ports quantity 1
Power source type Battery
On/off switch
Video capability
Camera shutter speed 1/4000 - 60 s
Product colour Silver
White balance Cloudy,Flash,Fluorescent,Sunny,Tungsten
Scene modes Beach,Fireworks,Night,Panorama,Portrait,Sports,Sunset,Landscape (scenery)
Photo effects Black&White,Sepia
Self-timer delay 2,12 s
Camera playback Movie,Single image
Tripod mounting supported
Image editing Resizing
Camera file system DCF 2.0,DPOF 1.1,Exif 2.2
Weight & dimensions
Width 110.5 mm
Depth 38.2 mm
Height 63.7 mm
Weight 279 g
Weight (including battery) 325 g
Battery technology Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery type BLS-5
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T) 0 - 40 °C
Storage temperature (T-T) -20 - 60 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H) 30 - 90 %
Storage relative humidity (H-H) 10 - 90 %
Packaging content
Batteries included
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