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Olympus FE-4040 Digital Camera

By: Amelia Janet | May 30, 2011 11:00 PM

Olympus hits the market with a smart digital camera. The new Olympus FE-4040 Digital Camera is a perfect blend of style and technology. This revolutionary model, which is incorporated with a 1/2.33 '' CCD sensor of 14MP, provides poster-size prints with exceptional image quality. Using 4X wide optical zooming¸ this camera takes you nearer to the desired object to get a close-shot. Likewise, it possesses intelligent auto mode that adjusts settings, focus and exposure modes automatically and detects the five most commonly used scenes. Integrated zoom lens of the camera has 2.6 - 5.9 maximum aperture, seven lenses are connected in the camera on six groups, including four aspherical glass element. The 4.7 - 18.6 mm focal length of the gadget is commendable. Built-in display of this digital camera is a 2.7" TFT / LCD display with 230000dots that delivers clear and crispy images. The brightness of the display is also adjustable. It shows images in different modes and videos, frame by frame. It has AVI Motion JPEG® movie recording system and WAV formatted sound recording. The Olympus FE-4040 comes with TTL iESP auto focus (with AF tracking and contract detection) to provide you sharp photos where ever the subject moves. The standard mode focusing of this camera is 0.6m - ∞ (wide) / 1.0m - ∞ (tele) and the macor mode is 0.6m - ∞ (wide) / 1.0m - ∞ (tele). A 4cm super macro mode is also enabled for advanced operation. Maximum shutter speed of this high end model is 1/2 - 1/2000s / < 4s (candle scene). It carries mechanical image stabilizer that provides clear images even from a moving surface. This classy model has +/- 2 EV / 1/3 steps appreciable exposure compensation with variants. This smart camera also features thirteen mode scene selection, ISO sensitivity, 40-language menu, Pictbridge, face detection (up to 16person), TruePic III image processor and magic filters. Inbuilt camera flash has AUTO / Red-eye reduction / Fill-in / off modes and 4.6 m (wide) / 2.0 m (tele) working ranges. Advanced image processing and panoramic function processing makes this latest model different from the rest. In-camera editing is also allowed in this digital camera. Storage media of the gadget is shared in between internal memory (18MB) and SD/SDHC card. The ultra-sleek Olympus FE-4040 14MP Digital Camera comes with double-layered crystal shell finish that attracts the viewers even at first look. Connectivity option of this digital camera is available in the form of USB 2.0. This stylish camera of 96.8 x 56.2 x 23.1mm compact size has LI-70B lithium-Ion battery inside to provide you sufficient power backup and it has 137g weight including battery.

General Info
Brand Olympus
Model Olympus FE-4040 Digital Camera
Weight 137g
Resolution 14MP
Screen size 2.7"
Lens type Zoom lens
Storage media Internal memory (18MP), SD/SDHC card
Optical zoom 4X
Digital zoom 16X
Focusing Auto
Shutter speed ½ - 1/2000s / < 4s (candle scene)
Connectivity USB 2.0
Sensor type CCD
File format JPEG, WMA
Battery type Li-ion
Built-in Flash Yes
Video function Yes
Voice recording Yes
Timer Yes
LCD display Yes
Face recognition technology Yes
Night shot Yes
PictBridge compatibility Yes
In-camera editing Yes
Scene selection modes Yes
Red-eye reduction mode Yes




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