Olympus SP-590UZ

Olympus offers a new option for those seeking the ease of a compact digital with the control of an SLR, and packs a 26x optical zoom, the longest lens on the market. The SP-590UZ features 12-megapixel resolution that allows users to create their own photo-quality, poster-size prints. A 26x wide-angle optical dual image stabilized zoom also ensures that users will be able to get up close to the action without sacrificing photo quality. Additionally, the SP-590UZ's tough construction protects it from anything the elements can throw at it. A 2.7-inch Advanced HyperCrystal III LCD screen makes taking and reviewing photos easier than ever.

Olympus SP-590UZ Specifications
  • Waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof, crushproof, and all around lifeproof
  • 12-megapixel resolution
  • 26x wide-angle optical dual image stabilized zoom
  • 2.7-inch Advanced HyperCrystal III LCD screen
  • Uses xD Picture Cards and microSD memory cards (not included)
These are the latest and greatest long zoom cameras available from manufacturers like Canon, Nikon, Panasonic, and Olympus. Perfect for serious photographers looking for SLR-like power without the added cost and maintenance of interchangeable lenses, these extended zoom cameras are a happy medium.

Product Information

Manufacturer : Olympus
Part Number: SP590UZ
UPC: 050332168497
Release Date: Jan 12, 2009
Price Range: $370.00 - $500.00 at 14 stores

The SP-590UZ is the ideal camera for shooting every aspect of your surroundings without the need to lug around loads of equipment.

Product Details and Features

Key Features
Image Sensor Type
12.7 Megapixel
Optical Zoom
Interchangeable Lens
Not Interchangeable Lenses
Optical Zoom
35mm Zoom Lens 26 - 676 mm
Digital Zoom
Focus Type Autofocus & Manual Focus
Focus Range 3.94 in. to Infinity (w) / 66.93 in. to Infinity (t)
Macro Focus Range
3.94 in. to Infinity (w) / 66.93 in. to Infinity (t)
Focal Length
4.6 - 119.6 mm
Image Quality
Camera Resolution
12.7 Megapixel
Image Resolutions
640 x 480 • 2560 x 1920 • 2048 x 1536 • 1600 x 1200 • 1280 x 960 • 1920 x 1080 • 3968 x 2232
Video Resolutions
320 x 240 • 640 x 480 (VGA)
Video Speed 30 fps
Max Movie Length 4 Seconds
Video Format AVI • Motion JPEG
Exposure Control
Aperture Range
f2.8/f5 (w/t)
Shutter Speed
1/2 - 1/2000 sec
White Balance
Auto • Manual • Fluorescent (Preset) • Tungsten (Preset) • Overcast (Preset)
Frames Per Second 25 Frames
Memory Type
Compression Modes Uncompressed
Compression Type
Raw Image • DPOF 1.1 • DCF • EXIF 2.21
ISO Speeds
Auto • 100 • 200 • 400 • 800 • 1600 • 80
Flash Type Built-In & External
Flash Functions
Red-eye Reduction Flash
Viewfinder / Display
LCD Panel
With LCD Panel
LCD Panel Size 2.7 in.
LCD Screen Resolution 230,000 pixels
LCD Protected Position Without LCD Protected Position
Interface Type
USB 2.0 • HDMI
Video Interface Video Out
Power Supply
Battery Type 4 x AA Batteries
Included Features
Self Timer 2 Sec. • 12 Sec.
Built-in Microphone With Built-in Microphone
Built-in Speaker With Built-in Speaker
Included Accessories 4 x AA Batteries • Software • USB Cable • Hand Strap • Driver • Lens Cap • AV Cable
Product ID 80362752

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