Olympus PEN-F is NOT Weather Sealed

Olympus Pen F camera

Olympus PEN-F is expected to be announced on January 27, 2016. According to the latest rumors from FT5, Olympus PEN-F is a really great camera but it is NOT weather and dust proof.

“Olympus Pen F is NOT weather and dust proof.  Great viewfinder and a new patent on the rubber eyecup – no more lost eyecups. The Pen F also comes with a small flash more or less like the EM5 mkII.”

Below are rumored specifications of Olympus PEN-F:

  • NOT weather sealed
  • 20MP Live MOS sensor (made by Sony)
  • 50MP high resolution shot mode
  • 5-axis camera shake correction. Five stop correction (CIPA)
  • Creative dial to directly access four functions
  • 2.36 million dot organic EL EVF (S-OVF mode to extend the dynamic range)
  • Mechanical shutter: 60 seconds -1/8000 seconds
  • Electronic front curtain shutter (anti-shock mode): 60 seconds -1/320 seconds
  • Electronic shutter (silent mode): 60 seconds -1/16000 seconds
  • Video full HD60p
  • Interval Shooting
  • 4K time-lapse movie
  • Continuous shooting of 10 frames / sec (5 frames / sec in the AF tracking)
  • Wi-Fi built-in. Remote control via smartphone
  • 3 inches 1.03 million dot movable LCD monitor
  • AF tracking pad: EVF is capable of moving the AF point in the touch panel at the time of use
  • Media SDHC / SDXC (UHS-II compatible)
  • Included with an external flash FL-LM3. Guide number 9.1. Bounce possible
  • ISO200-25600 (LOW: ISO80 equivalent)
  • Color Black and Silver
  • Price is 1499 Euro with kit lens.

Source: FT5

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