Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds
Camera Format Micro Four Thirds (2x Crop Factor)
Pixels Actual: 17.2 Megapixel

Effective: 16.1 Megapixel

Max Resolution 15.9MP: 4608 x 3456
ImageSensor Type/Size 4/3 Live MOS
Image Processor TruePic VII with Fine Detail Processing II Technology
Image Stabilization Built-in sensor-shift 3-Axis [compensates 3 types of movements (yaw/pitch/roll movements)]

4 modes (S-I.S.AUTO, S-I.S.1, S-I.S.2, S-I.S.3), OFF

Focal length setting: 8, 9, 10, 12, 15,16, 18, 24, 28, 30, 35, 40, 48, 50, 55, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 100, 105, 120, 135, 150, 180, 200, 210, 250, 300, 350, 400, 500, 600, 800, 1000

Image Aspect Ratio 4:3(Default) / 3:2 / 16:9 / 1:1 / 3:4
File Formats Still Images: JPEG, MPO, RAW

Movies: MOV(MPEG-4AVC/H.264) , AVI(Motion JPEG)

Audio: Stereo Linear PCM (16-bit), .WAV

RAW Bit Depth: 12-bit

Image Editing RAW development, Gradation auto, Monochrome, Sepia, Red-eye fix, Saturation, Resize (1280x960, 640x480, 320x240), Trimming, Aspect, e-Portrait, Image Overlay, Postrecording
JPEG Editing Shadow adjustment, Red-eye fix, Cropping, Aspect, Black&White, Sepia, Saturation, Resize, e-portrait
RAW Editing RAW development based on settings of the camera (including e-Portrat, Color Creator, Art Filter, ART-BKT).

2 programmable settings, preview capability.

Dust Reduction System Yes
Memory Card Type SD, SDHC, SDXC
Shoot up to 29 minutes of 1080 30p HD video and stereo sound in either .MOV or .AVI formats. A Direct HD Movie Button switches you from still to movie mode with just the press of a button.
Video Recording Yes, NTSC/PAL
Resolution 1920 x 1080: 30 fps

1280 x 720: 30 fps

640 x 480: 30 fps

Aspect Ratio 16:9
Video Clip Length Up to 29 Min
Simultaneous Image & Video Recording Yes; shoot (up to 5 fps in P/A/S/M modes) still images (3200x1800 pixels) without interrupting movie recording
Audio Recording Built-in Mic: Stereo

Optional External Mic: Not Available

Viewfinder Type Electronic
Viewfinder Pixel Count 1,440,000
Viewfinder Coverage 100%
Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 1.15x (35mm equivalent: 0.58x)
Refresh Rate Normal mode (60 fps): approx. 0.027 sec display lag time

High-speed mode (120 fps): approx. 0.007 sec display lag time

Brightness Control Automatic Adaptive Brightness Technology, 7 levels of manual settings also available
Eye Sensor Yes; automatic switching between viewfinder and monitor
Viewfinder Eye Point 20.00 mm
Diopter Adjustment - 4 to +2 m
Wi-Fi Capable/ LAN Type Yes; Built-in Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)
Connection/Sync Process Connect to up to 4 devices simultaneously via QR code.
Functions Available The free Olympus Image Share (OI.Share) app enables you to:

1) Geotag photos with GPS location information,
2) Easily share files (JPEG/MOV) to connected smart devices and
3) Fully operate the camera remotely and wirelessly.

Wireless remote operation allows you to see the Live View, Rec View, Select the AF point, Release the Shutter (with a single touch on the AF point), and Power Off the camera. You can also switch between camera modes (iAuto/ART/P/A/S/M,), manually adjust camera settings (aperture, shutter speed, exposure, ISO sensitivity, white balance and drive mode), and activate the custom self timer, Live Bulb and Live Time.

Built-in Flash Yes
Flash Modes Auto, Fill-in, Manual, Off, Red-eye reduction, Slow sync, second-curtain sync, slow sync/red-eye reduction, TTL Auto
Max Sync Speed 1/250 sec with built-in flash, 1/200 sec with external flashes (excluding FL-50R; 1/800 sec)
Flash Compensation -3 EV to +3 EV (in .3, .5 or 1 EV steps)
Dedicated Flash System TTL Groups: 4 (3 external flash groups + built-in flash), Channels: 4
External Flash Connection Hot Shoe, PC Terminal, Proprietary, Wireless
Compatible External Flashes FL-50R, FL-36R, FL-20, FL-14, FL-300R, FL-600R
Wireless Flash Control Method Triggered and controlled by built-in flash (Olympus Wireless RC Flash system compatible)
Monitor Screen 3" Wide Touchscreen Tilting LCD
Monitor Resolution (Pixels) 1,037,000
Monitor Coverage 100%
Monitor Aspect Ratio 3:2
Touch Control Shutter release, Enlargement, Live Guide, AF area selection, AF area enlargement and decrease, Frame forward/backward, Enlargement playback, Super Control Panel, Art Filter selection, Scene mode selection, Wi-Fi connection
Tilting Angle Upward tilting angle: up to 80 degrees, Downward tilting angle: up to 50 degrees
Focus Type Contrast Detection
Focus Mode Single-AF (S-AF), Continuous-AF (C-AF), Manual Focus (M), S-AF + MF, AF tracking (C-AF + TR)
Autofocus Points 81 (AF grid covers whole frame); Group, Small and Super Spot AF targets available
Face and Eye Detection Available; Eye Detection AF mode: Off / Nearer-eye priority / Right-eye priority / Left-eye priority
Manual Focus Assist Yes; Focus Peaking function and Magnified Focus Assist function available
AF Illuminator Yes
Continous Shooting Burst Rate Up to 8 fps in Single Autofocus mode (S-AF)
[Sequential shooting H mode; Focus and exposure are fixed at the values for the first shot]

Up to 3.5 fps in Continous Autofocus mode (C-AF)
[Sequential shooting L mode; Focus and exposure are adjusted for every shot]

Max. Recordable Pictures 
on Sequential Shooting*
[RAW] Max. 20 frames (in 3.5 seq. shooting L)
Max. 16 frames (in 8 seq. shooting H)

[JPEG] Up to the full extent of the data storage card capacity
(in 3.5 seq. shooting L / in 8 seq. shooting H)

* When using the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 ⅡR

Shutter Type: Mechanical

Speed: 60 - 1/4000 sec

Self Timer 12 sec, 2 sec

Custom: 1-30 sec at 0.5, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 sec intervals

Number of Shots: 1-10

Interval Recording Yes;
Interval Time 1sec. - 24 Hours, Max 999 frames.
Time Lapse Movie Images obtained with the Interval Shooting can be compiled automatically in the camera into a Time Lapse Movie lasting up to 100 sec. Movie is recorded in AVI Motion JPEG with 1280 x 720 pixels, 10 fps.
  • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
  • HDMI D (Micro) (out)
  • Hot Shoe for flash attachment
  • Remote Control
  • RM-UC1 (Optional)
    ISO Sensitivity Auto, LOW (approx. 100) ‐ 25600,
    Metering Method Center-weighted average metering, Multi-zone metering, Spot metering
    Exposure Modes Manual (M), Aperture Priority (A), Shutter Priority (S), Programmed Auto (P), iAUTO, Scene Selection (SCN), Bulb, Time, Underwater, Art Filter

    Metering Range: EV -2.0 - EV 20.0

    Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV steps)

    White Balance Modes Auto, Sunny(5300K), Shadow(7500K), Cloudy(6000K), Incandescent(3000K), Fluorescent(4000K), Underwater, WB Flash(5500K), Custom WB (Kelvin setting)
    Picture Modes i-Enhance, Vivid, Natural, Muted, Portrait, Monotone, Custom, e Portrait, Color Creator, Art Filters
    Scene Selection Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape, Landscape + Portrait, Sport, Hand-held Starlight (captures 8 shots and combines into a single image composite), Night scene, Night + Portrait, Children, High Key, Low Key, DIS mode, Macro, Nature Macro, Candle, Sunset, Documents, Panorama, Fireworks, Beach & Snow, Fisheye Converter, Wide Converter, Macro Converter, 3D (only with H-FT012 Panasonic 3D Lens)
    Creative Functions HDR, Bracketing, Color Creator, Highlight & Shadow Control, Live Composite (0.5 - 60 sec), Live Bulb, Photo Story, Art Filters, Photo & Movie Capture
    HDR Function 2 HDR modes available plus HDR bracketing (3 or 5 frames in 2.0/3.0 selectable EV steps, 7 frames in 2.0 selectable EV steps)
    Bracketing Yes; HDR, Exposure, ISO, White Balance, Flash, Art Filter
    Art Filters 12 art filters available: Pop Art, Soft Focus, Pale & Light Color, Light Tone, Grainy Film, Pin Hole, Diorama, Cross Process, Gentle Sepia, Dramatic Tone, Key Line, Water Color

    8 art effects available: Soft Focus Effect, Pin-Hole Effect, White Edge Effect, Frame Effect, Star Light Effect, Diorama Effect, Black & White Filter Effect (Yellow, Orange, Red, Green) and Picture Tone (Sepia, Blue, Purpose, Green).

    Photo Story 4 modes available: Standard, Fun Frame, Speed, Zoom In/Out
    Level Gauge 2-axis; horizontal /vertical
    Live Guide Color saturation, Color image, Brightness, Blur Background, Express Motion, Shooting Tips
    Live Control Battery information, Shooting mode, Shutter speed, Aperture value, Exposure compensation value, ISO sensitivity,Exposure compensation indicator, Exposure indicator, Flash intensity compensation indicator, Date, Auto BKT setting, NR setting, WB, Record mode, Flash Status, Image size, Drive mode, Flash intensity compensation value, Metering mode, Recordable still image number, Focusing mode, AF frame, Internal Temperature Warning, IS activating mode, Face detection, My Mode, Multi Exposure, Aspect Ratio
    Super Control Panel Battery information, Shooting mode, Shutter speed, Aperture value, Exposure compensation value, ISO sensitivity,Exposure compensation indicator, Exposure indicator, Flash intensity compensation indicator, Date, Auto BKT setting, NR setting, WB, WB compensation value, Record mode, Flash Status, Record mode, Image size, Drive mode, Flash intensity compensation value, Metering mode, Recordable still image number, Focusing mode, AF frame, Colour space, Sharpness, Contrast, Saturation, Internal Temperature Warning Gradation, IS activating mode, Face detection, My Mode, Multi Exposure, Aspect Ratio, Super FP
    Playback Single-frame, Information display, Index display (4/9/25/100 frames), Calendar, Enlargement (2x - 14x), Movie (with sound, FF/REW/Pause), Picture rotation (auto), Slideshow (with sound including BGM, Slide show effects, replaceable BGM), Light Box display
    Information Display Histogram (independent luminance / RGB available), Highlight/Shadow point warning, AF frame, Photographic information, OFF
    Languages 34 languages available: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Russian, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Croat, Slovenian, Hungarian, Greek, Slovakian, Turkish, Latvian, Estonian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Rumanian, Indonesian, Malay, Thai
    Battery 1 x BLS-5 Li-ion battery (included); 
    Records approx. 320 shots per charge
    Operating Enviroment
    Operating Temperature: 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
    Humidity: 30 - 90%
    Storage Temperature: -4 to 140°F (-20 to 60°C)
    Humidity: 10 - 90%
    Environmentally sealed No
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.7 inch (W) x 3.2 inch (H) x 1.8 inch (D) / 119.1mm (W) × 82.3mm (H) × 45.9mm (D)
    Weight 14 oz / 0.87 lb / 396 g (with battery and memory card)
    Box Contents E-M10 Camera body, Li-ion battery BLS-5, Li-ion battery charger BCS-5, USB cable, Shoulder strap, OLYMPUS Viewer 3 (CD-ROM), Instruction manual, Warranty card

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