Introducing the u00b5-5000, u00b5-7000 and u00b5-9000

Olympus has added three new digi compacts to its µ (Mju) Stylus range.

The Mju-5000, Mju-7000 and Mju-9000 feature compact optical zooms, with magnifications of

5x, 7x and 10x respectively and also pack in 12 megapixels.

Shared specs include a Beauty mode, Intelligent Auto Mode, and in-camera panorama mode.

The Olympus µ-5000 will

be available at the end of January, while the µ-9000 and µ-7000 will arrive in mid February.

Here’s their main features at a glance:

Olympus µ-9000:

  • Extra slim 10x wide optical zoom
  • Dual Image Stabilisation (combines mechanical and digital image stabiliser)
  • Intelligent Auto Mode which detects the five

    most commonly used scenes and adjusts settings, focus and exposure

    automatically
  • 12 Megapixels to make prints up to poster-size
  • 6.9cm/2.7 inch HyperCrystal III LCD (230,000 dots)
  • Face

    Detection and

    Shadow Adjustment Technology 
  • TruePic III image processor 
  • Movie recording with sound (up to VGA resolution at 30fps)
  • xD-Picture Card and microSD Card compatibility

 

Olympus µ-7000:

  • 7x optical zoom 
  • Dual Image Stabilisation (combines mechanical and digital image stabiliser)
  • High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) technology incorporated for viewing images in high definition on HDMI TVs
  • 7.6cm/3.0 inch HyperCrystal II LCD (230,000 dots)
  • 12 Megapixels 
  • Intelligent Auto Mode which detects the five

    most commonly used scenes and adjusts settings, focus and exposure

    automatically
  • Advanced Face Detection of up to

    16 persons 
  • TruePic III image processo
  • Movie recording with sound (up to VGA resolution at 30fps)
  • xD-Picture Card and microSD Cardcompatibility

Olympus µ-5000:

  • 5x optical zoom
  • Dual Image Stabilisation (combines mechanical and digital image stabiliser)
  • Intelligent Auto Mode detects the five

    most commonly used scenes and adjusts settings, focus and exposure

    automatically
  • 12 Megapixel 
  • Advanced

    Face Detection of up to 16 persons and Shadow Adjustment Technology 
  • 6.9cm/2.7 inch HyperCrystal II LCD (230,000 dots)
  • TruePic III image processor
  • Movie recording with sound (up to VGA resolution at 30fps)
  • xD-Picture Card and microSD Card compatibility