Olympus has announced the new Olympus VG-120 and Olympus VG-130 – the VG-130 features a metal body, and the VG-120 features a plastic body – other features include a 14 megapixel sensor, wide angle 5x optical zoom lens (26-130mm), 3″ screen, ISO 100 to 1600, and 19.1mm thin body. The Olympus VG-130 is available in silver, black, red or pink for €99, the VG-120 in silver, black, red or blue for €89, both from mid-January 2011.
“For anyone who wants good quality movies and photos with minimum fuss and expense, Olympus has the perfect compact cameras. The new VG-130 and VG-120 are the ideal all-rounders. With a 5x wide optical zoom, 14 Megapixels and Digital Image Stabilisation, they offer the full array of Olympus high-end optics and clever features – like the instant Movie Rec button – that make it easy to capture the moment anytime, anywhere. A big and bright 3-inch, 230,400-dot LCD and super-slender design make it a pleasure to share shots on the spot with family and friends. The VG-130 offers another unexpected luxury in this price category – it comes with a full-metal body. The VG-130 and VG-120 will be available from mid-January 2011 for €99 and €89 respectively.”