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Olympus CAMEDIATM E-10 Digital Camera

Product Type:

Digital SLR Camera with 4.5cm/1.8inch color TFT LCD monitor


3V (3.3V) SmartMediaTM (SSFDC) Card (2MB, 4MB, 8MB,16MB, 32MB and 64MB)

One 32MB card including Panorama function is supplied with camera

3V CompactFlashTM Type II (Flash Memory-Micro Drive not recommended)

Recording system:

Still image ; JPEG (DCF: "Design rule for Camera File system"), TIFF (non-compress), DPOF support RAW (16 bit per color) Ships with Photoshop Plug-in for RAW

10 Bit A>D Converter

Number of storable pictures with 32MB SmartMediaTM card:

2: TIFF 2240 X 1680

7: RAW 2240 X 1680

11: SHQ 2240 X 1680 (2.7:1 JPEG)

30: HQ 2048x1536 (8:1 JPEG)

Total of 15 JPEG modes at 2.7:1, 4:1 and 8:1 compressions, [ 640 X 480; 1024 x 768; 1280 x 960, 1600 x 1200, 2240 x 1680] user selectable.

Image pickup element:

2/3 inch CCD solid-state image pickup 4.0 million pixel

RGB Interlaced Scan

Image Controls:

Contrast: Low, Normal, High (User selectable in menus)

Sharpness: Soft, Normal, Hard (User selectable in menus)

White balance:

iESP full-auto TTL,

7 stage Preset Manual (3000; 3500; 4000; 4500; 5500; 6500; and 7500 K)

"One Touch" Manual (Set by White Card)


Olympus lens 9 36 mm 2.0-2.4, ED Glass Aspherical Zoom Lens

Full Multicoated (all elements)

(Equivalent to 35 - 140 mm lens on 35 mm camera)

Optional 0.8X (wide) 1.45X, 3X (telephotos)and Macro Lenses

Filter Size:


Photometric system:

Digital-"ESP" Multi-Pattern metering system, Center-weighted and, spot metering

Exposure control:

Programmed auto exposure, Aperture priority, Shutter priority

+/- 3Ev by 1/3EV steps exposure compensation

Auto Bracketing: selectable from 1/3EV, 2/3 EV and 1EV; 3 or 5 images

Aperture priority: Wide ; F2.0 11, Tele ; F2.4 11, 1/3EV steps

Shutter priority: Still image: 2 - 1/640 sec. (used with mechanical shutter), 1/3EV steps

Manual exposure: shutter speed Bulb, 8 sec. 1/640 sec. (bulb @ 30 sec.)


Auto, user selectable. 80, 160, 320 equivalent ISO


Dual AF-Active (IR and Passive TTL) system autofocus (contrast detection system) with focusing range: 8"/0.2 m (infinity) stepless

Manual focus (manual focus setting by gauge) with focusing range: 8"/0.2 m (infinity): stepless

Working range:

Standard mode: 0.6m (infinity); Macro mode: 8"/0.2 30"/0.8 m


95% V/H accurate Optical SLR viewfinder (Full Information/Mode/ Aperture/Shutter Speed /Spot/Center Weighted/digital ESP/+/-/AF/Flash)

Focusing Screen (Shows Focus)

LCD monitor:

4.5cm/1.8inch wider angle color TFT LCD monitor with 114,000 pixels

(made from Low-temperature poly-silicon), brightness adjustment is possible

adjustable 20, 0, 90 Degrees (click stops) 100% accurate area-view of subject

Flash modes:

Built-in Flash : Auto-Flash (low-& back-light), Red-Eye Reducing Flash, Off, Fill-in

External terminal: Off, Auto, Forced activation (Flash Sync to 1/640 sec.)

Slow Synchronization (First-Curtain Synchronization effect, Second-Curtain Synchronization effect)

Flash system uses exclusive iESP scene detecting flash

Flash working range:

wide; approx. 0.8 5.6m, telephoto ; approximately. 0.2 3.8m ( ISO 100)

Battery charging time for flash:

Less than 6 sec. (at normal temperature with new battery)

Sequence mode:

3 frames per sec. up to 4 frames

1 second shot to shot or faster at all times (unlimited quantity)

TruePicTM technology:

Available at all resolutions from SHQ-SQ

Self-timer/remote controller:

12-second delay/2-sec. after optional remote controller operation

Setting memorization:


Outer Connector:

DC input terminal, Data input/output terminal (RS232C), USB interface

Video Output terminal (NTSC), external flash PC terminal, Hotshoe (FL-40TTL)

Operating environment:

Operation: 0 - 40 C, 30 - 90 %

Storage: -20 - 60 C, 10 90%

Power Supply:

Main power source: , 2 x Lithium battery CR-V3; / LiPo Battery with Optional Grip Kit 4 x AA Ni-MH batteries / 4 x AA Lithium batteries /4 x AA Ni-Cd batteries /Optional 7AU-AC adapter (Manganese batteries cannot be used.)


Simultaneous recording onto image data.

Automatic calendar system:

Up to year 2030


5" (W) x 4.1" (H) x 7" (D) (excluding projections)/
128mm (W) x 105mm (H) x 178mm (D)


37 oz./
1048 grams (without batteries and SmartMediaTM Card)

*Specifications are subject to change without notice.

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