Olympus has announced the new Olympus SZ-30 MR – with a huge 24x optical zoom lens! – it features a 24x wide optical zoom (25-600mm), 9fps (16MP) high-speed continuous shooting, 1080p Full HD Movie with stereo sound and HDMI Control, 16 Megapixel High Sensitivity CMOS sensor, Multi Recording Function (take photos while recording videos or record two videos at the same time), Smart Panorama, dual image stabilisation, 3.0″ 460,000 dot colour LCD, Eye-Fi Card support, SDHC, SDXC, 3D photos, and battery charging via USB. The Olympus SZ-30MR is available for £299 in Silver or Black.
“Multi-Tasking. Multi-Recording. Multi-Talented. Finally! A truly competent travel companion at capturing stills and full HD movie. The SZ-30MR does it all. Enjoy SLR-like image quality in an ultra-compact, lightweight body with amazing features like 16 Megapixel backlit CMOS sensor for better images with less noise, 9fps high-speed continuous shooting, a powerful 24x wide optical zoom and hand-held starlight mode for high performance in low light shooting situations. Plus, simultaneously capture full 16 Megapixel still photos and 1080p Full HD movies – you won’t miss a single moment. This multi-purpose camera proves that you can chronicle all your adventures like a true travel journalist.”