The Stylus 500 is the next in Olympus' best-selling Stylus series of premium point-and-shoot digital cameras. Featuring an impressive 2.5-inch HyperCrystal LCD that is as bright as it is big, 5.0-megapixels of image resolution, and a compact, durable, all-weather body, the Stylus 500 demonstrates that power and elegance can co-exist in a stylish package that delivers brilliant images.
The 5 megapixel Stylus 500 takes great pictures. It records excellent movies with sound. Its all weather for everyday use. And it boasts incredible features like 21 shooting modes, a new Album function, and a large, state-of-the-art 2.5 HyperCrystal LCD so you and others can see photos and watch your QuickTime movies from virtually any angle.
An LCD That's Clear to See:
A super clear LCD. A large 2.5" viewing area. Details and colors that shine, even when viewed under direct sunlight. The HyperCrystalTM LCD lets you view and share your images when looking at the LCD from almost any angle.
High Image Quality:
The 5 megapixel CCD ensures vivid photos while the 12x total zoom lets you move in or back for perfect framing and rich detail.
The stylish metal body is constructed for use in any type of weather, with a circular lens barrier that further protects the camera's optics when not in use.
21 Shooting Modes:
Use any of the camera's pre-set shooting modes - including two underwater modes and a sunset mode - to capture optimal results for a particular setting.
Features and Benefits:
5 megapixel CCD for superb image results
Large 2.5" HyperCrystal LCD provides a sharp, clear picture even under bright conditions
12x total seamless zoom (3x optical/4x digital)
All-weather construction for use everyday, rain or shine
Stylish and sleek metal body
21 shooting modes such as Portrait, Night Scene, Sunset, Sport, Underwater Wide, Underwater Macro and more
Album function for up to 12 individual photo albums stored directly on the camera's xD removable media
TruePic TURBO image processor for fast camera operation
QuickTime Movie Mode with sound
All-weather speaker and microphone so users can narrate images with personal captions
Circular lens barrier neatly slides open to unveil its high-quality, all glass lens and fashionably slides closed when power is shut off to protect these advanced optics.
PictBridge technology enables the Stylus 500 to be directly connected to any PictBridge-enabled printer to print out pictures, no computer necessary
Edit, organize, and create using your images with the included OLYMPUS Master software
Auto-Connect USB 2.0 for easy and convenient connection to almost any PC
Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery and Charger included
Audio/Video out ports for viewing of images/QuickTime movies on your TV
Stylus 500 Camera
32MB xD-Picture Card
Li-12B Li-ion Rechargeable Battery and Charger
Multi-terminal for USB & Audio/Video out
Basic Instruction Manual
Quick Start Guide
CD ROM: Olympus Master Software and Advanced Manual