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33

Overall Score

Olympus VR-350

DP Review Gold
A 5 year old compact camera with a Gol award from one expert review website
Compact 16MP 10x Yes Nov 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Olympus VR-350 Review

With good reviews and mediocre features, we have scored the Olympus VR-350 as follows for Summary.
60
1 Review + 1 Award
43
Average Features
22
4 Years Old
Overall Score
33
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 33?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 74%. This digital camera has received a "Gold" award from DP Review. Canon digital cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
This Olympus digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in flash
Has an image stabilizer
Quite low ISO sensitivity (max)
Very small digital zoom

Olympus VR-350 Video Reviews


Olympus VR-350 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

This digital camera received a "Gold" award from review site DP Review who decided that this camera was brilliant.

Expert Reviews Are Average

This Olympus digital camera received a score of 74% from expert review website DP Review.

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Olympus Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 6,199 owner and expert reviews (including 1,326 verified purchases) for Olympus digital cameras and found that on average Olympus has very good ratings. 90% of those that bought a Olympus camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Average Megapixels

The Olympus VR-350's sensor megapixels of 16MP is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 48% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Olympus VR-350's optical zoom of 10x is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 67% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Olympus VR-350 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Olympus VR-350 of 3 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 68% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

The Olympus VR-350's ISO sensitivity (max) of only 1,600 is in the lowest 4% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest ISO sensitivity (max) of cameras is 200, the highest is 820,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 14,000.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Olympus VR-350 has an image stabilizer. 77% of digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Olympus VR-350 of 170g is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 37% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Olympus VR-350 has a built-in flash. 66% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Quite Large Display Diagonal

The Olympus VR-350's display diagonal of 3" is in the largest 20% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Digital cameras have display diagonals of between 0.5" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Features Date Imprinting

The Olympus VR-350 features date imprinting, which is unusual. 93% of digital cameras do not feature date imprinting.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

This camera supports a still image resolution of 4608 x 3456|3264 x 2448|2560 x 1920|1920 x 1080|1600 x 1200|640 x 480, which is the most commonly supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The Olympus VR-350's digital zoom of only 4x is fairly small compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 20% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have digital zooms of between 0.72x and 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

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3D

The Olympus VR-350 is 3D, unlike 90% of digital cameras which are not 3D.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Olympus VR-350 of 0.435" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 42% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Olympus VR-350 supports video capability. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most other digital cameras, the Olympus VR-350 does not support Full HD video. 75% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Olympus released the VR-350 in November 2012.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus v105060se000

Barcodes:

00050332182011, 04545350039295, 04545350039301, 04545350039318, 04545350039325

Larger maximum aperture number
Bigger optical zoom
34% bigger digital zoom
230 pixels lower display resolution (numeric)
Larger maximum aperture number
320mm longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Bigger optical zoom
Vastly larger minimum aperture number
Two more awards
Significantly bigger optical zoom
Hugely higher display resolution (numeric)
239mm shorter maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)

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