Hamburg, 10 January 2012. Olympus has announced new compact cameras, the Olympus VG-170 is one of the camera that offers a 14-megapixel Olympus VG-170 boasts a 26-130mm equivalent lens and a powerful built-in flash. The camera has the best-in-class flash that able to light up faces and objects up to fully 15 metres away. In addition, the Olympus VG-170 has a 5x wide optical zoom, a 3-inch LCD and a host of automatic features and effects to ensure users get high quality photos and movie. The Olympus VG-170 is a camera that compact, convenient and fantastic value for money. It will be available in the middle of February with price of €99.
The flash of Olympus VG-170 camera is able to make a huge difference to the quality of your photos especially in low light conditions. It provide four times more powerful than its competitor by offers guide number of 8.8 (in metres at ISO 100/21°) that twice the range of regular digital compacts which has about 4 to 5.6. With this flash, the camera can light up object like people or buildings fully 15 metres away. In addition, the flash of this camera lets you get perfect light setting by offer Long Flash Mode that automatically trades off Megapixels against ISO sensitivity.
By using a 5x wide optical zoom lens (26mm-130mm), the Olympus VG-170 allows you get closer of your object. It also supported by a 3-inch colour LCD with high resolution up to 460,000 dots which lets you easily framing, reviewing and sharing photos. Equipped by Digital Image Stabilization, the camera is able to reduce the blur of your images while the i-Auto, Face Detection and AF Tracking lets you adjust the ideal setting for any conditions and get the best result of all your object.
There are other interesting features like HD Movie mode that lets you record 720p HD Movie with sound in excellent quality for great viewing on your HDTV. The camera also allows you to capture 3D photos by turning on the new Red & Cyan 3D feature, so you can display your images easily on regular TVs, computers or digital photo frames. You can use a choice of nine Magic Filter effects on the camera that lets you create creative effects of your images. Comes to with wireless Eye-Fi card and a cable, the camera allows you to sharing your images online with family and friends.