Olympus FE-5010 Review

Overall Score

32

Main Features

  • 12 MP 1/2.3 CCD Sensor
  • 36-180 mm (5x) F3.5-5.6 Zoom Lens
  • 64 - 1600 ISO
  • Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 2" Fixed Screen
  • 640 x 480 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 96 x 57 x 21 mm, 130g.
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Olympus FE-5010 Overview


First introduced in January, 2009, Olympus FE-5010 is a 12 MP Compact with a 1/2.3 (6.08 x 4.56 mm) sized CCD sensor.


Olympus FE-5010 comes with a 6.08 x 4.56 mm CCD sensor, which has a diagonal of 7.6 mm (0.3").

- Full Frame
- Olympus FE-5010

Sensor resolution of Olympus FE-5010 ~ 3995 x 3003 pixels.

Olympus FE-5010 has Crop Factor: 5.69

The sensor has a surface area of 27.7 mm².

There are approximate 11,996,985 photosites (pixels) on this area.


Proc and Cons of Olympus FE-5010


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Olympus FE-5010 with competitors in small sensor compact cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
130g Light Body
36 mm Wide Angle Lens
Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
5.6 Lens at Tele
Environmental Sealing
2 AE Bracketing Range
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Touch Screen
No AF Face Detection
No External Flash
Low Max Native ISO: 1600
Slow Lens at Tele: F5.6
Low Screen Resolution: 230k dots
No Articulating Screen
No Full HD Video
No Built-in Viewfinder
No Manual Exposure Mode
Slow Lens at Wide: F3.5
Small LCD Screen: 2"
Slow Continuous Shooting: 230 fps
Type Scores

Olympus FE-5010 has an Overall Score of 32/100 and ranked #642 out of 802 in Compact cameras, and ranked #1053 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Olympus FE-5010 Scores
Imaging score
20
Features score
28
Value for money score
50
Portability score
99
Overall score
32
Average Scores in Small Sensor Compact
Imaging Score
22
Features Score
34
Value For Money Score
53
Portability Score
96
Overall score
36

Physical Dimensions of Olympus FE-5010


Olympus FE-5010 weighs 130g and has external dimensions of 96 x 57 x 21mm (3.78 x 2.24 x 0.83"). Considering that the average weight of Small Sensor Compact cameras is 175g, Olympus FE-5010 is 45 grams less than the average weight of cameras in this category. Olympus FE-5010 is less by 2mm more than the average length in Small Sensor Compact.

Weight Comparison
Small Sensor Compact Cameras


Olympus FE-5010
130g
Average weight
175g
Min weight
103g
Max weight
423g

Thickness Comparison
Small Sensor Compact Cameras


Olympus FE-5010
21mm
Average Thickness
26mm
Min Thickness
10mm
Max Thickness
60mm

Here is the front and top view image of Olympus FE-5010 with the dimensions:

Olympus FE-5010

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight FE-5010 Dimensions FE-5010
Fujifilm X20 Fujifilm X20 353 g 130 g 117 x 70 x 57 mm 96 x 57 x 21 mm
Canon PowerShot S120 Canon S120 217 g 130 g 100 x 59 x 29 mm 96 x 57 x 21 mm
Casio Exilim EX-10 Casio EX-10 384 g 130 g 120 x 68 x 49 mm 96 x 57 x 21 mm
Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR Fujifilm F800EXR 232 g 130 g 105 x 63 x 36 mm 96 x 57 x 21 mm
Canon PowerShot S100 Canon S100 198 g 130 g 99 x 60 x 28 mm 96 x 57 x 21 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 Panasonic LF1 192 g 130 g 103 x 62 x 28 mm 96 x 57 x 21 mm
Leica D-LUX 5 Leica D-LUX 5 271 g 130 g 110 x 66 x 43 mm 96 x 57 x 21 mm
Nikon Coolpix P7000 Nikon P7000 310 g 130 g 114 x 77 x 45 mm 96 x 57 x 21 mm

Specifications of Olympus FE-5010


General
Brand Olympus
Model FE-5010
Announced January, 2009
Body Type Compact
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0
Macro Focus Range 3
Screen
Screen Size 2"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 230k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 0
Number of Cross Focus Points
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/4 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shooting n/a fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 4.00
Flash Modes Auto, Fill-in, Red-Eye reduction, Off, On
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±2 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size 1/2.3
Sensor Type CCD
Sensor Dimensions 6.08 x 4.56 mm
Sensor Area 27.7 mm²
Sensor Resolution 12 MP
Max Image Resolution 3968 x 2976
Max Native ISO 1600
Min Native ISO 64
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 640 x 480
Video Formats Motion JPEG
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 0 shots
Battery Type
Battery Model LI-42B
Physical
Weight 130 g
Physical Dimensions 96 x 57 x 21 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type xD-Picture Card (1GB, 2GB), microSD (MASD-1 is required)
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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