Olympus, too, has a whole slew of new cameras announced today, headlined by the SP-560 UZ with 18x ultra zoom thatâ€™s equivalent to 27-486mm. It adds face (and smile!) detection to its arsenal of features along with a new 8MP sensor.
The other digital cameras unleashed by Olympus were the 12MP mju 1200, 8MP mju 830, mju 820 (also 8MP), the shockproof and waterproof mju 790 SW with 7.1MP, the 12MP FE-300, 7.1MP FE-290, 8MP FE-280 and the 7.1MP FE-270.
In all, nine new cameras from Olympus, offering new product features to try to please every consumer. The new cameras will ship in September and October.