LG G6 review Samsung Galaxy S8 Apple iPhone Edition Samsung Galaxy Note 8 HTC U 11 Sony Xperia L1
LG G6 review Samsung Galaxy S8 Apple iPhone Edition Samsung Galaxy Note 8 HTC U 11 Sony Xperia L1
  2017 NEWS APPLE CANON FUJIFILM HTC HUAWEI LG MOTOROLA NIKON NINTENDO NOKIA OLYMPUS PANASONIC PENTAX SAMSUNG SONY  
Samsung Galaxy
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
Mark Peters : September 20th 2006 - 14:00 CET updated

Olympus E400 preview


Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
OlympusOlympus E400 preview : At the end of August, we were invited to come to Hamburg to attend the press meeting of Olympus. During this European meeting, Olympus introduced their latest compact digital cameras, together with a preview of the new Olympus digital SLR camera: the Olympus E-400. During the press conference, there was a thick queue of four rows of journalists all trying to catch a glimpse of a trio of E400s; making it impossible to get a proper impression of this FourThirds DSLR. Therefore, we are grateful to Olympus for providing us with a pre-production model, so that we can share an extensive first impression with you. Olympus did not yet reveal the retail price at the press meeting, but it will surely be a very competitive price!
Olympus E400 previewOlympus E400 - Compact SLR camera
To get down to business: the Olympus E-400 is small, super small even, and combined with its weight of merely 380 grams for the housing, this ensures the new Olympus E-400 is the smallest and most light-weight digital SLR camera in the world. It is the FourThirds system in particular that enables Olympus to keep the Olympus E400 this compact. Several years ago, Olympus already predicted that this size would indeed be realistic, but to actually see and experience the compact and light-weight end result remains remarkable.

Olympus E-400 - Supersonic Wave Filter
The Olympus E-400 is a camera that’s exceptionally easy to use. Its ultra-compact dimensions and low weight give E-400 users the freedom to take professional quality photos wherever they wish. Yet despite its modest proportions, the E-400 is packed with 10.0 million pixels worth of image resolution and a treasure-trove of other high tech features. As with all E-System cameras, the E-400 is protected by a Supersonic Wave Filter. This unique Olympus technology prevents dust and dirt from sticking to the CCD and spoiling photos. And being Four Thirds Standard-compatible, the E-400 gives the photographer practically unlimited flexibility with a complete system of lenses and other accessories.

Olympus E-400

Olympus E-400 DSLR camera - 31 Shooting modes
Suitable for use on virtually any occasion, the E-400 is equipped with a great balance of manual control for creativity and automatic options for ease of use. A total of 31 special shooting modes have been included for completely automatic operation in situations as diverse as Fireworks, Landscapes, Macro, and Sunsets. A variety of colour modes are also on hand, as are special Black&White filters that can be applied to photos to improve black and white portraits and landscapes.

Olympus E400 SLR camera preview
With the introduction of the Olympus E-400, Olympus prove to have a quick and fitting answer to the 10 Megapixel power of their rivals. Lately we have seen the rapid rise of a new Megapixel segment, which promises fierce competition over a large group of potential users. Nikon have their D80, Sony the DSLR A100, Canon have the EOS 400D, and soon we will also see others, such as Pentax and Samsung, follow suit, and -together with the Olympus E400- claim the much desired market share. The digital SLR market truly is developing, which is very positive progress indeed for the digital photography market. The following preview will give you more in-depth information about the new Olympus E-400 SLR camera, including a comparison chart and a product gallery.





   Olympus E-400 preview
   Olympus E-400 specifications
   Olympus E-400
   Next  Pentax digital SLR products at Photokina
   Previous  Correcting optical deficiencies in photography
   News by brand:Olympus
   News by category:Digital camera reviews
   News by brand and category:Olympus Digital camera reviews


Android smartphone
Latest Olympus announcements
Olympus Tough TG-5 waterproof digital camera
Olympus donates volunteer time to local charities
Waterproof Olympus Tough TG-5 camera
Olympus discount deals on camera bodies and lenses
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II body available this year
Olympus STF-8 macro twin flash
Olympus PEN E-PL8 test pictures
Olympus FL-900R flash
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100mm lens
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 25mm lens
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 30mm macro lens
Olympus PEN E-PL8 system camera
Olympus announces development of OM-D E-M1 Mark II
Olympus FD-1 flash diffuser
Olympus Tough TG-870
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Canon EOS 6D Mark II official tomorrow
New phones available for Amazon Prime members
Multiplayer games on Super Nintendo Classic Edition
Samsung to build new Home Appliance plant in the US
Amazon offers latest Alcatel smartphones
Western Digital portable storage solutions
Amazon adds Nokia 6 device to prime exclusive phones
Vodafone Smart Tab N8 Android tablet
Toshiba unveils world's first QLC 3D flash memory
Trend report for Augmented Reality Gaming
Vodafone releases Smart V8 phone
Nintendo Super NES Classic Edition 2017
New image sensor for phones with edgeless displays
16 Megapixel camera sensor for high-end smartphones
Amazon Echo Show starts shipping
   
  5G Accessories Android Galaxy iPhone Rumors Premium smartphones Camera Camera test Nikon SLR Underwater photography   CES CeBIT IFA Photokina PMA