More Olympus PEN E-PL7 details have been leaked, completing a string of recent leaks that have revealed all the important information about the upcoming Micro Four Thirds camera.
There has been lots of chatter regarding the future Olympus Micro Four Thirds cameras. Trusted sources have recently revealed that the Japan-based company is planning to announce a new PEN series shooter in the near future.
Shortly after that, it has been discovered that the Olympus PEN E-PL7 is the device in question and it is set to replace the PEN E-PL6 sometime this summer.
After leaking some specs and some pages of the camera’s manual, a source has now revealed even more shots from the product manual, which contain the full Olympus E-PL7 specs list.
New Olympus PEN E-PL7 manual photos leaked, revealing camera’s full specs
The newly-leaked manual photos are confirming that the Olympus PEN E-PL7 will feature a 16.05-megapixel Live MOS Micro Four Thirds image sensor and a 3-inch 1,040K-dot articulated LCD touchscreen.
This camera’s shutter speed will range between 1/4000th of a second and 60 seconds, although bulb and time-lapse photography modes will offer extra customization.
The autofocus system will consist of 81 points, while the ISO will range between 200 and 25,600. An interesting detail consists of the exposure compensation values, which will range between -5EV and +5EV.
This Micro Four Thirds camera will come packed with built-in WiFi
In the Olympus E-PL7 leaked manual photos we can see that the camera captures RAW photos and MPEG4/H.264 videos at full HD resolution with stereo sound support.
A continuous shooting mode of up to 8fps will be appealing to action photographers. Additionally, a flash sync speed of 1/250 will be available to the users.
This camera will be compatible with SD/SDHC/SDXC cards as well as Eye-Fi units. Nevertheless, you may not need Eye-Fi cards because the PEN E-PL7 will feature built-in WiFi, so that photographers can connect to a mobile device and share photos on the web.
Compact and lightweight camera that is supposed to be unveiled soon
According to its manual, the Olympus E-PL7 will sport a USB port and a microHDMI one, too.
Its dimensions are 119.1 x 82.3 x 45.9mm / 4.7 x 3.2 x 1.8-inches and a total weight of 396 grams / 0.9lbs with the battery and the SD card included.
We can expect this information to become official in the coming weeks, so stay tuned to catch the announcement as it happens.