Ilse Jurriën : January 17th 2012 - 01:20 CET
CES 2012 News - Olympus VG-160 digital camera : Olympus announces a new VG budget camera with groundbreaking specifications in this price class. The new Olympus VG-160 has a lot to be proud of, not least the unbeatable price. When you want to capture brilliant pictures, with the Olympus VG-160 camera in your hand, all you have to do is point and shoot. The Olympus VG-160 digital camera is equipped with a 14 megapixel image sensor, a 5x wide optical zoom lens and an effective digital image stabilization. The Olympus camera even has an instant Movie Rec button so you can switch straight to the HD Movie mode with just one touch. With the Olympus VG-160 compact camera everyone can enjoy the simple pleasures of capturing and sharing pictures in great quality.|
The 14-Megapixel Olympus VG-160 camera comes with a superb 5x optical zoom and a wide 26-130mm lens packed into an incredible slender body. At just 19.3mm deep, the Olympus VG-160 slips easily into your pocket, making it a great camera to carry with you anywhere you go. Even for an entry-level model, the super slim Olympus VG-160 offers excellent value for money. The new Olympus VG-160 digital camera makes it easy and quick to capture high resolution still pictures and videos in everyday situations.
Olympus VG-160 camera
Despite the attractive price tag, the Olympus VG-160 is packed with features that makes it easy to take beautiful shots at a snap. The Olympus VG 160 features a complete range of automatic imaging technologies, like i-Auto and AF Tracking for automatic adjustments and focusing. The new Olympus camera also offers a series of Scene Modes to make the best possible photos in specific conditions, like at night or when photographing a landscape. Face detection and Shadow Adjustment Technology are also incorporated into the Olympus VG-160, making it even easier to shoot excellent portraits.
Camera Olympus VG 160
With the ultra slim Olympus VG-160 makes Olympus its renowned optics available to everyone. In this price class, the specifications are extremely imposing. The Olympus VG-160 offers a large 3" color LCD with 230.000 dots to easily frame, review and share pictures. After capturing your pictures you can further enhance them with a set of Magic Filters. The photo filters can be used to add special effects to your pictures. The Olympus VG160 supports the Punk, Pop Art, Pin Hole, Drawing, Fish Eye, Soft Focus and Sparkle photo effects. To learn more about the VG camera features, download the Olympus VG-160 appendix.
Olympus VG-160 price & availability
The Olympus VG-160 will be available in a great array of colors; silver, black, red and orange. The Olympus VG-160 is available from early February for €80 Euros in Europe and $100 USD in the United States (prices may vary from country to country).
Olympus VG160 box content
• Olympus VG-160 digital camera
• Olympus LI-70B Lithium-Ion battery
• Olympus F-2AC AC adapter
• Photo browsing software
• Olympus VG-160 manual
• World Wide warranty card
• Audio / Video cable
• USB cable
• Hand Strap
Olympus VG-160 review
The moment we receive an Olympus VG-160 test sample, we will publish a photo gallery with high resolution sample pictures and test videos, including an Olympus VG-160 review.