- 10MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
- 2.4" Fixed Display
- ISO 100 - 0
- No Video
- ()mm (F) lens
- n/ag - 93 x 62 x 24mm
- Launched January 2009
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- Size Comparison
Olympus FE-25 summary
Olympus FE-25 is Olympus's Ultracompact camera first revealed on January of 2009. It includes a 10 MegaPixel, CCD 1/2.3" size sensor with a full resolution of 3648 x 2768.
The FE-25 is rated #148 out of 151 in Ultracompact cameras & over all #1252 out of 1459 for digital cameras in our list. Please check out our Advanced camera filter to see camera ratings based on your custom factors.
Here is a chart of specific factors used in the rating system.
Olympus FE-25 family
The Olympus FE-25 is part of a family of products. You can see the complete list below.
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Olympus FE-25 Gallery
You can look at the FE-25 from several angles in the gallery below.
Olympus FE-25 Pros and Cons
Here is a selection of pluses and minuses of the Olympus FE-25 based on aspects that are usually regarded as necessary in a camera.
Olympus FE-25 Sensor features
The size of the sensor on the Olympus FE-25 is 6.08mm x 4.56mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor is able to capture 3648 x 2768 pixels .Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
The CCD sensor has 10 megapixels and features a native ISO range of 100 to 0. Sadly, RAW photos are not supported which means that the user has less room to maneuver in post.
The graphic below shows the FE-25's sensor size compared to other common sizes. The FE-25 sensor has a crop factor of 5.9 and is outlined in green.Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business
To get a sense of specific aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.
Olympus FE-25 dimensions
Olympus FE-25 weighs around 0.00 pounds ( gr / 0.00 oz) & the physical size of the camera is 93mm x 62mm x 24mm (3.7" x 2.4" x 0.9"). The weight of average Ultracompact camera is 121 gr and the Olympus FE-25 is less heavy as compared with various rivals.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
Listed below is a pic of the Olympus FE-25 beside a soft drink so you can get a sense of its size.
The top view below will show you the button arrangement on the FE-25.
Olympus FE-25 Lens features
The FE-25 offers a built-in lens having a fixed focal length of ()mm meaning that you have no luxury to zoom.
At it's widest ()mm, it has an aperture of f which is incredibly good for low light circumstances and getting good bokeh. It will also make it easier to choose a much lower ISO to get clearer files.
Olympus FE-25 Connectivity
The FE-25 has the following connectivity:
Digital cameras that come with NFC or Bluetooth support can easily be used wirelessly with smartphones. You can transfer photos and usually change camera settings without the hassle of connecting directly with the camera.
A few apps also allow a Liveview and release the shutter when you are not near the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI port, it could be hooked up to an external display. Many cameras will allow you to recharge the battery pack using the USB socket.
Olympus FE-25 Video features
Olympus FE-25 does not capture video. If you are looking for a camera to shoot just images, it is not an issue.
Olympus FE-25 Weather Sealing
Olympus FE-25 does not have environment sealing so rainy conditions could damage the camera.
Olympus FE-25 Display and Viewfinder
The Olympus FE-25 includes a 2.4 inch fixed screen having a resolution of 112 thousand dots.
Please note that the screen has no touch support.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The View Finder specifications for Olympus FE-25 are the following:
- ViewFinder None
Viewfinders are quite useful for bright outdoor situations which can easily make the camera display washed out and hard to see.
Olympus FE-25 Shutter features
The max shutter speed is 1/2000s.
Olympus FE-25 Flash and Hot shoe features
Olympus FE-25 has just inbuilt flash lacking external flash support.
Olympus FE-25 Autofocusing features
Olympus FE-25 has only Contrast Based AF & lacks Phase Detect AF. Phase Detection focusing is more quicker & exact as compared with Contrast Based focusing.
Olympus FE-25 has not got manual focusing. Manual focusing option can be good for low light occasions or you require more accurate depth of field control.
Olympus FE-25 Battery life
The average Ultracompact camera battery life is 214. Nikon L32 has the best (320) battery life for this range of cameras.
Underneath is a list of Ultracompact cameras that have the best battery life:
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Olympus FE-25 for varying types of photography
The following graph shows a outline of the Olympus FE-25 for varying types of photography. To view more, scroll to the specific paragraph below.
Olympus FE-25 Portrait photography highlights
The Olympus FE-25 receives a points tally of 19 which is bad, and means the camera is just not good to use for portrait photography. Shooting portrait photos leans greatly towards sensor dimensions, support for RAW photos in addition to the potential to work with off-camera flash.
Street photography with Olympus FE-25
Getting a moderate rating of 48, the Olympus FE-25 is somewhat suitable for street photography. A very good street photography camera has a fine balance of picture quality plus portability.
Olympus FE-25 Sports photography information
A bad sports photography points tally of 16 indicates the Olympus FE-25 is just not good for photographing sports. A camera really should have great tracking plus shutter speeds for sports photography.
Olympus FE-25 Travel photography details
Portability is super critical when choosing a camera for travel. All things considered, the Olympus FE-25 gets a above average 61 as a travelling camera which is a very decent fit to buy for your journeys.
Olympus FE-25 as a Landscape photography camera
If you are planning to pick a camera for landscape photos, the most essential aspect is going to be image quality. The Olympus FE-25 at it's bad score of 27 for a landscape camera is just not good within the current market.
Olympus FE-25 Vlogging factors
A camera for vlogging ought to posses a articulating display screen, microphone input and preferably IBIS. Considering all things, the Olympus FE-25 is just not good for vlogging as it delivers a bad score of 9.
Olympus FE-25 Alternatives
If you want alternatives to the FE-25, below is a number of the top scored cameras which fall within the category of Ultracompact.
The graph below will give you a bird's eye view of the FE-25 vs it's top ranking rivals listed previously.
Following are additional cameras you might consider as alternate options. To read through a complete comparison, simply click the "compare" link.