Olympus Stylus 1s Review

Overall Score

64

Main Features

  • 12 MP 1/1.7 BSI-CMOS Sensor
  • 28-300 mm (10.7x) F2.8 Zoom Lens
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • 3" Tilting Screen
  • Electronic Viewfinder
  • 1440k dot Electronic viewfinder
  • 7 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 116 x 87 x 57 mm, 402g.
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  • Replaced: Stylus 1

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Olympus Stylus 1s Overview


First introduced in April, 2015, Olympus Stylus 1s is a 12 MP Compact with a 1/1.7 (7.44 x 5.58 mm) sized BSI-CMOS sensor. Olympus replaced the older Olympus 1 with Stylus 1s. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models:

Compare Olympus 1s with Olympus 1


Proc and Cons of Olympus 1s


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Olympus Stylus 1s with competitors in small sensor superzoom cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
Tilting Screen
External Flash
RAW Support
1040k dots Screen Resolution
Long Battery Life: 450 shots
Manual Exposure Mode
1440k dot Viewfinder Resolution
28 mm Wide Angle Lens
Remote Control with a Smartphone
Optical Image Stabilization
Touch Screen
AF Face Detection
12800 Max Native ISO
7.0 fps Continuous Shooting
Manual Focus
Timelapse Recording
35 Focus Points
Focus Bracketing
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Environmental Sealing
No Articulating Screen
Type Scores

Olympus Stylus 1s has an Overall Score of 64/100 and ranked #41 out of 801 in Compact cameras, and ranked #245 out of 1201 in all cameras.

Olympus 1s Scores
Imaging score
35
Features score
81
Value for money score
78
Portability score
87
Overall score
64
Average Scores in Small Sensor Superzoom
Imaging Score
24
Features Score
50
Value For Money Score
61
Portability Score
85
Overall score
45

Physical Dimensions of Olympus 1s


Olympus Stylus 1s weighs 402g and has external dimensions of 116 x 87 x 57mm (4.57 x 3.43 x 2.24"). Considering that the average weight of Small Sensor Superzoom cameras is 388g, Olympus 1s is 14 grams more than the average weight of cameras in this category.

Weight Comparison
Small Sensor Superzoom Cameras


Olympus 1s
402g
Average weight
388g
Min weight
136g
Max weight
1415g

Thickness Comparison
Small Sensor Superzoom Cameras


Olympus 1s
57mm
Average Thickness
65mm
Min Thickness
0mm
Max Thickness
181mm

Here is the front and top view image of Olympus Stylus 1s with the dimensions:

Olympus Stylus 1s

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight Stylus 1s Dimensions Stylus 1s
Olympus Stylus 1 Olympus 1 402 g 402 g 116 x 87 x 57 mm 116 x 87 x 57 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Panasonic FZ300 691 g 402 g 132 x 92 x 117 mm 116 x 87 x 57 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 Panasonic FZ1000 831 g 402 g 137 x 99 x 131 mm 116 x 87 x 57 mm
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Fujifilm S1 680 g 402 g 133 x 91 x 110 mm 116 x 87 x 57 mm
Nikon Coolpix P900 Nikon P900 899 g 402 g 140 x 103 x 137 mm 116 x 87 x 57 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100 Panasonic LX100 393 g 402 g 115 x 66 x 55 mm 116 x 87 x 57 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 Panasonic FZ200 588 g 402 g 125 x 87 x 110 mm 116 x 87 x 57 mm
Nikon Coolpix P610 Nikon P610 565 g 402 g 125 x 85 x 107 mm 116 x 87 x 57 mm

Specifications of Olympus Stylus 1s


General
Brand Olympus
Model Stylus 1s
Announced April, 2015
Body Type SLR-like (bridge)
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0
Macro Focus Range 5
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Tilting
Screen Resolution 1040k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Electronic
Viewfinder Resolution 1440
Viewfinder Coverage 100%
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 35
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/60 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shooting 7.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 10.30
Flash Modes Auto, redeye reduction, fill-on, off, redeye reduction slow sync, full, manual
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ± EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size 1/1.7
Sensor Type BSI-CMOS
Sensor Dimensions - mm
Sensor Area 0.0 mm²
Sensor Resolution 12 MP
Max Image Resolution 3968 x 2976
Max Native ISO 12800
Min Native ISO 100
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Video Formats MPEG-4, H.264
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 450 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack
Battery Model BLS-50
Physical
Weight 402 g
Physical Dimensions 116 x 87 x 57 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC card
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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