Olympus SP-800UZ

  |   by DigitalCameraReview Staff

The Olympus SP-800UZ boasts an impressive 30x optical zoom lens. It lacks the electronic viewfinder of its SP ultrazoom predecessors, but it’s equipped with a 3.0-inch LCD, 720p HD video recording, and Olympus’s Creative Art Filter processing modes.

  • Pros

    • Good build quality
    • Versatile lens
    • Accurate color reproduction
  • Cons

    • Blurry images at telephoto
    • Slow shot-to-shot time
    • AF problems in dim light

Quick Take

The SP-800UZ is a versatile tool with a 30x optical zoom lens. Enthusiasts will be put off by the lack of a viewfinder and manual controls, and images at full telephoto are often blurry.

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