Olympus PEN E-PL8 Black + 14-42 mm IIR f / 3.5-5.6

Olympus PEN E-PL8 Black + 14-42 mm IIR f / 3.5-5.6

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Product information

Key specs

Type of image sensor
Micro four thirds
Camera usage situation
At home for family & friends, Vacation, Vlogging
Lens included
Yes
Type of image definition support
Full HD (1080p), HD ready (720p)
Suitable for photographer type
Beginner

Pros and cons

According to our system camera expert
  • The 14-42 mm lens is suitable for taking vlogs, portrait and landscape photos.
  • With the tilting screen you can easily make selfies and vlogs.
  • Thanks to the movie clip function you can easily make videos of your individual recordings.
  • A memory card isn't included.
Product Expert system cameras

Description

 

The Olympus PEN E-PL8 + 14-42 mm IIR f / 3.5-5.6 stands out with its retro appearance and is suitable for beginning photographers and vloggers. The compact 14-42 mm lens is suitable for taking vlogs, portrait and landscape photos. Thanks to the 180-degree tilting screen you can easily see if you are well in the picture when you record a vlog. With the movie clip function you can record videos in Full HD resolution. You then combine these videos and add music. That way, for example, you can turn your city trip with friends into a fun aftermovie. With the different creative filters you let your creativity be reflected in your images. You immediately see the result on the screen to be able to make the right choice

 

The Olympus PEN E-PL8 + 14-42 mm IIR f / 3.5-5.6 stands out with its retro appearance and is suitable for beginning photographers and vloggers. The compact 14-42 mm lens is suitable for taking vlogs, portrait and landscape photos. Thanks to the 180-degree tilting screen you can easily see if you are well in the picture when you record a vlog. With the movie clip function you can record videos in Full HD resolution. You then combine these videos and add music. That way, for example, you can turn your city trip with friends into a fun aftermovie. With the different creative filters you let your creativity be reflected in your images. You immediately see the result on the screen to be able to make the right choice


Included by default

  • Manual (4.6 MB)
  • Battery (BLS-50)
  • Battery charger (BCS-5)
  • Flash (FL-LM1)
  • Shoulder strap
  • USB cable
  • Accessory shoe protective cap
  • Software

Included by default

  • Manual (4.6 MB)
  • Battery (BLS-50)
  • Battery charger (BCS-5)
  • Flash (FL-LM1)
  • Shoulder strap
  • USB cable
  • Accessory shoe protective cap
  • Software

Key specs

Type of image sensor
Micro four thirds
Camera usage situation
At home for family & friends, Vacation, Vlogging
Lens included
Yes
Type of image definition support
Full HD (1080p), HD ready (720p)
Suitable for photographer type
Beginner


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Olympus PEN E-PL8 Black + 14-42 mm IIR f / 3.5-5.6

Coverage

  • Fall and impact damage
  • Manufacturing defects outside the warranty
  • Water damage
  • Theft or total loss (Optional)

What is not covered?

  • Damage caused by gross negligence isn't covered
  • Damage that doesn't affect the product functioning (such as dents) isn't covered

ERGO Mobile devices insurance excluding theft

  • 2 year in advance (17,95 per year) 35,90
  • 3 year in advance (15,30 per year) 45,90

ERGO Mobile devices insurance including theft

  • 2 year in advance (24,95 per year) 49,90
  • 3 year in advance (23,30 per year) 69,90

Deductible

In case of damage, a deductible of 10% (repair) or 20% (theft) applies

Specifications

Product

Product number
832490
Manufacturer code
V205081BE000
Brand
Olympus
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty

General properties

Camera type
Mirrorless camera
Suitable for photographer type
Beginner
Camera usage situation
At home for family & friends, Vacation, Vlogging
Type of photography
Architecture and interior, Landscape, Nature photography, Portrait, Product, Traveling
Menu language
Dutch, English, French, German, Multilingual
Size camera
Small

Lens

Lens included
Yes
Lens mount
Olympus Zuiko mount
Zoom or prime lens
Zoom lens
Compatible with lens filter
Yes
Filter size
37 mm
Autofocus included lens
Yes
Image stabilization included lens
No
Weight included lens
91 g
Lens type
Wide-angle

Sensor

Type of image sensor
Micro four thirds
Crop factor
2
Effective number of megapixels
16,1 MP
ISO sensitivity
200 - 25600
Shutter speed
0,00025 - 60 second

Image processor

Image processor type
TruePic VII
Photo file format
JPEG, RAW
Video file format
MOV
Audio file format
pcm
Type of image definition support
Full HD (1080p), HD ready (720p)
Full HD (1080p), frames per second
30p
Image stabilization
Yes
Location of image stabilization
In the camera body
Number of focus points
81

Memory and storage

Memory card
SD
SD memory card version
SD, SDHC, SDXC
Expandable storage capacity up to
256 GB

Lighting

Internal flash
No
Exposure compensation
-5 - 5
Wireless flash control
No

Camera screen

Screen size
3 inches
Tiltable
Yes
Touchscreen
Yes

Viewfinder

Viewfinder
No

Ports

USB port
Yes
HDMI connection
Yes
Type of HDMI connector
Micro HDMI Type D
Microphone connection
No
Hot shoe
Yes
Hot shoe type
Hot shoe

Connectivity

Integrated WiFi
Yes
Bluetooth
No
NFC
No
GPS sensor
No

Camera power supply

Power supply type
Battery
Replaceable battery
Yes
Battery type
Olympus BLS-5/50

Physical properties

Weight
374 g
Height
6,8 cm
Depth
3,8 cm
Width
11,7 cm
Material
Metal
Color
Black

Resistance

Water-resistant
No
Shockproof
No
Dustproof
No
Dust removal system
Yes