Olympus Mju Digital 800

by Dhiram Shah

Finished in glossy dark blue or silver, the Olympus Mju 800 packs the power of 8 Megapixels into a compact, metal body that’s weatherproof. As well as guaranteeing brilliant images under any conditions, this attractive 3x optical zoom camera also offers options for extended photographic freedom. The Mju 800 has 19 mb Internal memory and xD card expansion slot (Upto 1 Gb). Planned availability July 2005. It will be available in July for an estimated street price of $650.

– 8 Megapixels – Bright 3x zoom lens (38-114mm equivalent), 1:2.8-4.9
– Bright Capture Technology for superior performance under low light conditions
– Extra-large 6.4cm HyperCrystal LCD (with ultra-wide 160° view)
– 19 Scene Programmes plus Programme Auto, Aperture priority and Shutter priority
– Blur protection to guard against the effects of camera shake
– High-speed sequential shooting – Movie function with sound (in VGA quality)
– Macro and Super Macro shooting (from as close as 3cm in Super Macro mode)
– TruePic TURBO image processor
– Calendar function
– PictBridge compatible
– Multilingual menu (more languages via the Olympus Master software)