Olympus to debut new compact
Olympus disclosed a new all- purpose compact camera that adopts a 12.5X ( 24300mm equivalent) zoom lens and a pair of Truepic V image processing engines to sustain 1/ 2.3- inch 16MP backlit CMOS image sensor. The SH- 25MR provides almost all the programs, including IAUTO that automatically recognises the subject scene and makes best setup. The camera features 4.2- 52.5mm F3.0- 5.9 zoom lens supported by mechanical ( sensorshift) image stabilisation system and a 3.0- inch touch- screen LCD monitor. Built- in 43MB flash memory or a removable SD/ SDXC memory card holds captured images. The camera is expected to sell for around 36,800 yen ( US$ 460) on the street.