Olympus has this week added a new addition to its range of rugged compact cameras with the launch of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4 that is capable of capturing images as RAW files.
The new Stylus Tough TG-4 compact camera is waterproof down to a depth of 15m or 50ft without the need for a waterproof case and is also shockproof from heights of 2.1m or 7 ft.
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-4 is fitted with a 16 megapixel 1/2.3-inch (6.17 x 4.55 mm) BSI CMOS sensor that is combined with a 25-100-mm equivalent F2-F4.9 lens. Its also both crushproof capable of withstanding 100 kgf and is also freeze proof to temperatures as low as -10 degrees C or 14 degrees F.
Other features of the Tough TG-4 include a handy e-compass together with GPS positioning as well as the ability to capture Full HD 1080p or HD 720p videos at 30 fps. These togther with stills can be viewed on the included three-inch LCD monitor with 460K dots on the rear of the camera.
“The Tough TG-4 is rugged enough to go anywhere, but its powerful imaging technology makes this camera the most versatile yet. Sophisticated features like RAW capture, nighttime Live Composite, and the super-bright F2.0 wide-angle zoom lens create amazing images no matter how challenging the environment, while built-in Wi-Fi, fast GPS, and the multifunction e.Compass help you to find, shoot, and share your adventures like never before.”
Olympus will be officially launching the new Stylus Tough TG-4 compact camera next month during May 2015 priced at $380 and available in either black or red finishes. For more information on the new Tough TG-4 jump over to the Olympus website for details via the link below.