- 10MP - Four Thirds Sensor
- 2.5" Fixed Screen
- ISO 100 - 1600
- No Video
- Micro Four Thirds Mount
- 435g - 130 x 91 x 53mm
- Released June 2007
- Also referred to as EVOLT E-410
- Replaced the Olympus E-400
- Refreshed by Olympus E-420
- Read full specs
- Size Comparison
Olympus E-410 summary
Olympus E-410 is Olympus's Entry-Level DSLR digital camera initially released on June of 2007. It features a 10 MegaPixel, CMOS Four Thirds size sensor with a max resolution of 3648 x 2736. It is known as "EVOLT E-410" in other markets.
Olympus brought out this model as a way to update the earlier Olympus E-400 (Read Full Comparison) & then brought out the updated Olympus E-420 (Read Full Comparison) in an effort to replace this model.
The E-410 is positioned #75 out of 80 in Entry-Level DSLR cameras & over all #684 out of 1459 for digital cameras in our database. You should test our Advanced camera finder to find camera results based on your custom criteria.
The following is a diagram of specific factors used in the rating system.
Olympus E-410 history
The Olympus E-410 has a history of related digital cameras. Down below, you can see all earlier and new models along with key specifications.
E-410 vs E-60012MPFour Thirds4.0 fps2009
E-410 vs E-62012MPFour Thirds4.0 fps2009
E-410 vs E-45010MPFour Thirds4.0 fps2009
E-410 vs E-52010MPFour Thirds4.0 fps2008
E-410 vs E-42010MPFour Thirds4.0 fps2008
E-410 vs E-40010MPFour Thirds3.0 fps2006
Olympus E-410 Gallery
You can look at the E-410 from various angles in the gallery here.
Olympus E-410 Pros and Cons
Here is a list of benefits and drawbacks of the Olympus E-410 based on criterias which are often considered important in a digital camera.
Olympus E-410 Sensor information
The Olympus E-410 houses the TruePic III chip. The specification of the sensor on the Olympus E-410 is 17.3mm x 13mm (Four Thirds). The 225 mm² sensor has the ability to capture 3648 x 2736 pixels using aspect ratios of 4:3.Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
The CMOS sensor has 10 megapixels and includes a standard ISO range of 100 to 1600. RAW files are supported so the user has more margin for error.
The graphic underneath shows the E-410's sensor size when compared to other popular sizes. The E-410 sensor has a crop factor of 2.1 and is outlined in green.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
To get a sense of various aspect ratios, you can refer to the graphic below.
Olympus E-410 dimensions
Olympus E-410 weighs in at 0.96 pounds (435g or 15.34 ounces) & has outside size of 130mm x 91mm x 53mm (5.1" x 3.6" x 2.1"). The weight of typical Entry-Level DSLR camera is 540g and the Olympus E-410 is less heavy as compared with various rivals.Control Profoto B10 & B10 Plus with your Android Phone
Down below is a picture of the Olympus E-410 alongside a soft drink to help you get a sense of its size.
The top view just below will provide the button arrangement on the E-410.
Olympus E-410 Lens information
The E-410 fits the Micro Four Thirds mount and has 162 lenses available on the market. Here is some of the lenses we have in our collection that will work with the E-410.
Olympus E-410 Connectivity
The E-410 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
Digital cameras that contain NFC and / or Bluetooth connectivity are able to be used wirelessly via smartphones. You can transfer files and at times alter settings with no need to connect straight with the camera.
Some apps also provide a Liveview and hit the shutter when you are not near the camera. If the camera comes with a HDMI port, it can easily be connected to an external display. Many cameras enable you to recharge the battery pack through the USB port.
Olympus E-410 Video information
Olympus E-410 does not take video. If you are shopping for a digital camera to shoot just photos, it might not be an issue.
Olympus E-410 Weather Sealing
Olympus E-410 does not have environment sealing so wet conditions may affect the camera.
Olympus E-410 Screen and Viewfinder
The Olympus E-410 features a 2.5" fixed display screen having a resolution of 215k dots.
Please note that the display has no touch support.Photographer fined '$200,000' for failing to deliver photos
The View Finder specifications for Olympus E-410 are below:
- ViewFinder Optical (pentamirror)
- ViewFinder Coverage 95 percent
- ViewFinder Magnification 0.46x
Viewfinders can be rather helpful during sunny outdoor situations which may make the camera screen washed out and hard to see.
Olympus E-410 Shutter information
Olympus E-410 has the ability to shoot continuously at 3.0 frames per second. The maximum shutter speed is 1/4000 sec.
Olympus E-410 Flash and Hot shoe information
Olympus E-410 has both inbuilt flash as well as external flash support. The max flash sync is 1/180 sec.
Olympus E-410 Autofocusing information
Olympus E-410 has both Phase Detect Autofocus as well as Contrast Detect Autofocus. Phase Detection focusing is more snappier and precise as compared with Contrast Detect focusing.
The Sensor features 3 focus points to choose from. Olympus E-410 comes with manual focus in case it is needed during low light or you want more accurate control on focus.
Olympus E-410 Battery life
The usual Entry-Level DSLR camera battery life is 589. Pentax K-x comes with the maximum (1900) battery life within this type of cameras.
Following is a list of Entry-Level DSLR cameras that have the strongest battery life:
E-410 vs K-x1900 yesnono
E-410 vs D35001550 yesnoyes
E-410 vs D34001200 yesnoyes
E-410 vs SL31070 yesnoyes
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Olympus E-410 for varying kinds of photography
The following bar chart presents a summary of the Olympus E-410 for varying kinds of photography. To view more, go to the specific paragraph underneath.
Olympus E-410 as a Portrait photography camera
The Olympus E-410 has a points tally of 57 which is reasonable, and means the camera is reasonably acceptable to use for portrait photography. Shooting portraits leans greatly towards sensor dimension, RAW support in addition to the potential to utilize off-camera flash.
Olympus E-410 as a Street photography camera
Coming in at a decent points total of 60, the Olympus E-410 is fairly acceptable for street photography. A decent street photography camera has a perfect balance of image quality plus portability.
Olympus E-410 Sports photography factors
A subpar sports photography score of 42 indicates the Olympus E-410 is just not appropriate for taking photos of sports. A camera should have very good tracking and fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
Olympus E-410 as a Travel photography camera
Portability is extremely important when selecting a camera for travel. On the whole, the Olympus E-410 gets a moderate 49 as a travel camera which is reasonably suitable to buy for your travels.
Landscape photography with Olympus E-410
If you're planning to purchase a camera for landscape photos, the most important aspect will be image quality. The Olympus E-410 and it's decent score of 50 for a landscape camera is fairly acceptable within the current market.
Vlogging with Olympus E-410
A vlogging camera should posses a articulating display screen, microphone input and preferably image stabilization. Taking everything in to account, the Olympus E-410 is just not appropriate as a vlog camera as it delivers a subpar score of 9.
Olympus E-410 Alternatives
If you are in the market for replacements to the E-410, below is a range of the top rated cameras which fall within the category of Entry-Level DSLR.
The diagram just below gives you a summary of the E-410 versus it's top ranked rivals mentioned previously.
Following are additional cameras you might look at as alternative options. To read through a complete comparison, go to the "compare" link.