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Olympus C-170

Digital camera with 3.8cm/1.5'' colour TFT LCD monitor.
Image sensor
Image sensor 1/2.5'' CCD solid-state image pickup with 4.06 million pixels.
Effective pixel number 4 million pixels. (The actual number of pixels used in image processing.)
Filter array Primary colour filter (RGB).
Storage media type Removable xD-Picture Card (16, 32, 64, 128, 256, 512MB and 1GB) and 14 MB internal memory.
Structure 5 lenses in 4 groups. 2 aspherical lens elements.
Focal length 6.11 mm (equivalent to 36.7 mm lens in 35 mm format).
Maximum aperture 1:2.8.
Digital zoom
4x seamless.
LCD monitor
1.5'' colour TFT LCD monitor with 85,000 pixels.
System CCD contrast detection.
Function Autofocus.
Working range Standard mode: 50cm – infinity.

Macro mode: 20cm -50 cm.
Light metering
Mode Digital ESP metering.
Exposure control Program AE.

Scene Programs (Portrait, Night Scene, Landscape, Landscape and Portrait, Sport, Selfportrait, Beach & Snow).
Shutter speed 1/2 – 1/1,500 sec.
Compensation Yes, up to +/- 2 EV in 1/3 EV steps.
Auto ISO 50-250
White balance
Mode Auto
Flash (Built-in flash)
Modes Auto (automatic activation in low and backlight),
Red-eye Reduction,
Fill-in (forced activation),
Off (no flash).
Working range approx. 0.2 - 3m
Guide number 6.
Image processing Noise reduction in night scene mode, True Pic Turbo, Pixel Mapping.
Function shooting Panorama.
Recording System
Still image JPEG (DCF: “Design rule for Camera File system”), Exif 2.21 support,
Print Image Matching III support, DPOF support.
Motion picture QuickTime Motion JPEG®*.
Number of storable frames (Approx., with internal memory)
Still picture mode 2,288 x 1,721 - SHQ: 4, HQ: 14
1,600 x 1,200 - SQ1: 27
640 x 480 - SQ2: 144
Motion picture mode Up to memory card's capacity. With internal memory this is: HQ mode (320 x 240 pixels), 30 fps: 20 sec. SQ mode (320 x 240 pixels), 15 fps: 41 sec.
DC input terminal,
USB Auto multi Connect interface (storage class).
Power supply
Rechargeable battery 2 x AA Ni-MH.
2 x AA Ni-Cd.
One time use battery 2 x AA alkaline batteries, Lithium battery LB-01 (CRV3).
AC Adapter Optional AC adapter C-3AC;
AC 100V-240V, 50-60Hz; DC 3.3V and 3A
Other features
DPOF setting Single-frame print reservation, all print reservation, number of prints, date/time display.
Direct printing (DPS) PictBridge support allows direct printing with compatible printers.
Multilingual menu English/ French/ German/ Spanish / Italian/ Russian. Additional languages can be downloaded through Olympus Master from the Internet.
Self-timer Yes.
Date/time/calendar system Up to year 2099.
Dimensions 101mm (W) x 51.5 mm (H) x 36 mm (D)
Weight 120g.
Box contents
Strap, USB cable, 2 x AA alkaline batteries, Olympus Master 1.1.

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