Olympus ushers in a new ultrazoom – the SH-50MR. This upgraded camera features a 16 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor (instead of the former 12 megapixel sensor) powered by a TruePic VI Image Processor. It has a 24x zoom that can be expanded digitally to a 48x zoom. It offers a 3 inch LCD touch screen.
Olympus pulled out all the stops for this compact ultrazoom. The SH-50MR received Olympus’ hybrid multi motion movie image stabilization system. The camera also boasts full HD video recording with touchscreen operation.