Free Download Olympus STYLUS XZ-2 iHS PDF User Manual, Instructions, User Guide, Owner's Manual.
This pocket-sized Olympus STYLUS XZ-2 iHS is a high-end compact camera sport a super-bright f/1.8-2.5 4x (28-112mm) zoom lens and a 1/1.7-inch high-sensitivity BSI CMOS sensor help capture brilliant, sharp photos even in dim conditions. Other highlights include a 3-inch tilt and touch LCD screen features Touch AF Shutter, hybrid control ring and Full HD movie recording.
The XZ-2 boasts a 4x (28-112mm) iZUIKO zoom lens with a maximum aperture of f/1.8 at wide-angle and f/2.5 at telephoto. This super-fast lens assures fast shutter speeds for sharp low-light images.
This large-aperture lens also allows photographers to take portraits that highlight the subject by defocusing the background, a capability not possible in most compact cameras. The lens is specifically designed for clear, high-quality photographic performance with minimal ghosting or flare.
The XZ-2 houses a 12-megapixel, 1/1.7" high-sensitivity backside illuminated CMOS sensor, working with the TruePic VI processor, provides faster recovery time and shutter release to capture images with true-to-life flesh tones, rich details and low noise. The XZ-2 captures effortlessly up to ISO 12800. Even in very poor conditions, gradation in dark and light areas of the image is good.
The STYLUS XZ-2 is also packed with DUAL IS technology, which combines with high-sensitivity shooting to reduce camera shake and subject blur, providing double image stabilization.
In addition to superior still image quality, the XZ-2 can also record incredible videos in 1080p HD with stereo sound. The Multi-Motion Movie IS image stabilization corrects for the common gradual camera shake that occurs when shooting on the move, delivering more stable, higher-quality movies.
The XZ-2 equipped with a 3.0-inch Swiveling Touchscreen LCD screen features Touch AF and Touch shutter release, lets you focus and shoot in an instant with your fingertips. The LCD displays 920k dots in vivid color, reproduces colors and shades more accurately with deeper black tones. With this tilt-able LCD monitor, you can easily frame your shots even at awkward angles and tricky vantage points.
The XZ-2 incorporated the world's first customizable hybrid control ring that makes shooting faster and more intuitive. It gives you quick access to the camera settings you think are most important so you can decide how best to deal with different shooting situations.
Without taking your eye off your subject, you can use the ring to adjust the zoom or focus in analogue mode or to fine-tune key program parameters in digital mode.
A catch next to the ring lets you toggle between the analogue and digital ring modes using your second finger. In digital mode, you can adjust aperture, exposure and program shift in addition to flash and exposure compensation. As if that weren't enough DSLR-style tweakability, you also have the option to assign your favorite digital functions to a second button on the back of the camera.
The XZ-2 gives you the freedom to explore your creativity and share on your social network of choice. You can apply 11 Art Filters and their variations to photos & HD Videos.
Key Features of Olympus STYLUS XZ-2 iHS Digital Compact Camera:
- 12-Megapixel backside illuminated 1/1.7-inch BSI CMOS sensor
- 4x (28-112mm) f/1.8-2.5 bright i.ZUIKO DIGITAL super-bright wide-angle zoom lens
- iHS Technology
- TruePic VI image engine
- ISO up to 12,800
- DUAL IS
- 920k-dots, 3-inch Swiveling Touchscreen LCD screen
- 1080p Full HD Video Recording with Multi-motion Movie IS
- RAW and JPEG shooting
- Hybrid control ring
- Art Filters
- Accessory port
- Removable grip
- Eye-Fi, FlashAir wireless SD card compatibility