Olympus E-3 SLR Digital Camera Premium Kit with Olympus Zuiko 12-60mm ED SWD Lens & Olympus FL-50R Flash (Olympus Malaysia)
Olympus E-3 SLR Digital Camera Premium Kit with Olympus Zuiko 12-60mm ED SWD Lens & Olympus FL-50R Flash (Olympus Malaysia)

Olympus E-3 SLR Digital Camera Premium Kit with Olympus Zuiko 12-60mm ED SWD Lens & Olympus FL-50R Flash (Olympus Malaysia)


SSK # OLY-E3-1260-FL50R

Pre-order, Estimated 3-14 Days from Supplier
1 Year Olympus Malaysia Warranty

Shopping Point 39.975 = RM39.98

World\'s fastest Auto Focusing system - Capture it All faster than ever. Speed is a key element in digital SLR photography and the E-3 comes ready to perform. It provides fast start-up and wake-up times, a snappy continuous shooting speed, high-precision shutter control, and unparalleled high-speed autofocus performance. From the first time you start it up, to your final shot of the day, the speed of the Olympus E-3 can freeze fast-moving moments in time and deliver amazing results.

Quality to let you Capture It All. At the end of the day, every serious photographer wants pristine picture quality. The E-3 brings together a number of enhanced technologies to push the limits of digital imaging. Experience the effects of advanced image stabilization, superior color processing and precision-crafted digital specific lenses.

An innovation in digital SLR imaging - shoot from unique angles with complete control. Unlimited creativity, unhindered motion, unbelievable accuracy - this is what you get with the Live Viewing capabilities of the Olympus E-3. The dual-axis variable-angle Live View monitor allows you to conveniently capture scenes that would require a difficult posture or a little bit of luck when using an optical viewfinder. With the E-3, you can easily and accurately compose and shoot wide-angle scenes over the top of a crowd or macro shots from ground level.

Trusted performance - even in the most demanding shooting conditions. With the E-3 Olympus has developed an impressive array of highly reliable new technologies essential for serious SLR photographers. Olympus cameras have a history of raising the bar when it comes to reliability, toughness and durability - and the E-3 takes it to a whole new level.


  • Experience the World\'s Fastest Auto Focus with the Olympus exclusive 11-point biaxial auto focus system coupled with the new (SWD) Supersonic Wave Drive lenses. It provides exacting auto focus precision at exceptional speeds
  • Continuous shooting, up to five frames per second, means you can capture fast-moving moments in time and get amazing results. The UDMA CompactFlash compatibility enhances capture speeds for the ultimate in shooting performance
  • 1/8000-second high-speed, high-precision shutter enables you to freeze even the fastest subjects. Or, set shutter speeds as long as 60 seconds in Manual or Automatic setting
  • Effectively reduce blur with Olympus\' exclusive Supersonic Wave Drive (SWD) in-body Image Stabilization System. Get up to a five step EV stabilization effect with all Zuiko Digital Lenses, and all Four Thirds Format Lenses
  • A newly developed high-performance 10.1-megapixel Live MOS Sensor provides the high resolution you need to accurately reproduce subject details with rich tones and natural colors as well as lower power consumption. Increased reading speed supports 5 fps continuous shooting
  • The Olympus exclusive TruePic III digital image processing system produces superior image quality and shadow detail
  • Olympus Zuiko Digital Lenses - designed specifically for the demands of digital photography - deliver sharp, high-quality color accuracy to the image sensor for amazing photographs
  • Live View shooting provides the next generation of composition control in digital SLR photography. The E-3\'s Live Simulation allows you to check exposure, white balance and composition -in real time, while you compose - with the integrated Live View technology
  • The 2.5-inch dual-axis, free-angle swivel Live View monitor provides a 100% accurate representation of your shooting scene. Additionally, the E-3\'s HyperCrystal wide-angle display, with 360-degree articulation, makes composition and image viewing possible at any angle
  • The E-3\'s proven Dust Reduction System, with the Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF) self-cleaning ultrasonic sensor unit, eliminates dust particles on the sensor by silently vibrating an amazing 30,000 times per second, ensuring spot-free images
  • The 100% accurate high eye point optical viewfinder, delivers the precise compositional accuracy demanded by the most discriminating photographer. When shooting with the E-3, what you see is what you get
  • A Rugged magnesium-alloy construction coupled with advanced splash and dust protection, make the E-3 the perfect choice for photographers who demand the most from their equipment, in any situation
  • Durable shutter mechanism tested to 150,000 cycles. The pro-level shutter ensures reliability, even at five frames per second, thanks to a durable shutter mechanism tested to 150,000 cycles, making the E-3 the camera of choice for photographers who demand durability from their equipment


Product typeSingle-lens reflex Live View digital camera with interchangeable lens system
MemoryCompactFlash Type I/II, Microdrive, xD-Picture Card (Dual-Slot)
Screen size17.3 mm (H) x 13.0 mm (V)
Lens mountFour Thirds Mount
Effective Pixels number10.1 million pixels
Image Pickup UnitHigh speed Live MOS Sensor
Total pixelsApprox. 11.8 million pixels
Aspect ratio1.33 (4:3)
Filter arrayPrimary color filter (RGB)
LPFFixed type
IR cut filterHybrid type
Dust reductionSupersonic Wave Filter (dust reduction system for image sensor)
Recording formatDCF, DPOF compatible/Exif, PRINT Image Matching III
File formatRAW (12-bit), JPEG, RAW+JPEG
Recording image size[RAW] 3648 x 2736 pixels
[JPEG] 3648 x 2736 pixels - 640 x 480 pixels
Large File Size3648 x 2736 Super fine (1/2.7 compressed) Approx. 6.8MB
3648 x 2736 Fine (1/4 compressed) Approx. 4.7MB
3648 x 2736 Normal (1/8 compressed) Approx. 2.2MB
3648 x 2736 Basic (1/12 compressed) Approx. 1.5MB
Middle File Size3200 x 2400 Super fine (1/2.7 compressed) Approx. 5.3MB
3200 x 2400 Fine (1/4 compressed) Approx. 3.7MB
3200 x 2400 Normal (1/8 compressed) Approx. 1.7MB
3200 x 2400 Basic (1/12 compressed) Approx. 1.1MB
2560 x 1920 Super fine (1/2.7 compressed) Approx. 3.6MB
2560 x 1920 Fine (1/4 compressed) Approx. 2.2MB
2560 x 1920 Normal (1/8 compressed) Approx. 1.1MB
2560 x 1920 Basic (1/12 compressed) Approx. 0.7MB
Small File Size1600 x 1200 Super fine (1/2.7 compressed) Approx. 1.3MB
1600 x 1200 Fine (1/4 compressed) Approx. 0.8MB
1600 x 1200 Normal (1/8 compressed) Approx. 0.5MB
1600 x 1200 Basic (1/12 compressed) Approx. 0.3MB
1280 x 960 Super fine (1/2.7 compressed) Approx. 0.8MB
1280 x 960 Fine (1/4 compressed) Approx. 0.5MB
1280 x 960 Normal (1/8 compressed) Approx. 0.3MB
1280 x 960 Basic (1/12 compressed) Approx. 0.2MB
1024 x 768 Super fine (1/2.7 compressed) Approx. 0.5MB
Viewfinder TypeEye-level single-lens reflex viewfinder
Field of viewApprox. 100%
Viewfinder magnificationApprox.1.15x (-1m-1, 50mm lens, infinity)
Eye pointApprox. 20 mm (-1m-1)
Diopter adjustment range-3.0 - +1m-1
Focusing screenChangeable at a service center (Neo Lumi-Micro Mat screen supplied, possible to change to gird mat type)
Eyepiece shutterBuilt-in type
Eye cupInterchangeable type EP-5/6/7, EP-7 is supplied (Magnifier Eyecup ME-1 is available)
Optical Preview (viewfinder)Yes, by preview button
Live PreviewAvailable to set to Fn button
View finder informationAperture value, Shutter speed, Record mode, AF confirmation mark, Flash, WB, AE lock, Number of storable still images, Exposure compensation value, Metering mode, Battery warning, Exposure mode, AF frame (super impose), IS, Bracket, ISO value
Live ViewLive MOS Sensor for still picture shooting is used, 100% field of view, Exposure adjustment pre-view, White balance adjustment pre-view, Gradation auto pre-view, Grid line displayable, 5x/7x/10x magnification possible, MF/S-AF, AF frame display, AF point display, Shooting information, Histogram.
AFPhase-difference detection system with mirror down.
SystemBuilt in (Imager shift image stabilizer)
Mode2 modes (2 dimensional activation, 1 dementional activation)
Display TypeHyperCrystal LCD (semi-transmissive TFT color LCD)
Display Size2.5 inches
Display Total No. of PixelsApprox. 230,000 dots
Playback field of view100%
Brightness controlAuto/Manual 15 levels
AF systemTTL phase-difference detection system
Focus modeSingle AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF) / Manual Focus (MF) / S-AF + MF / C-AF + MF
Focusing point11 points full-twin cross AF sensor
Focusing point selectionSingle point, Group area, All points are selectable.
AF luminance rangeEV -2 to 19 (at 20°, ISO 100)
AF illuminatorBuilt-in flash (external flash available)
AF lockLocked at first position of Shutter button in Single AF mode / AEL button (customizable)
Focus trackingInterlocked with Continuous AF mode
Focus aidAvailable
Metering systemTTL open-aperture metering system
(1) Digital ESP metering (49-point multi pattern metering)
(2) Centre weighted average metering
(3) Spot metering (approx. 2% for the viewfinder screen. Highlight / shadow bases are available)
Metering rangeEV 1 - 20 (Digital ESP metering, Centre weighted average metering, Spot metering)
(At normal temperature, 50mm f2, ISO 100)
Exposure mode(1) P: Programme AE (Programme shift can be performed) (2) A: Aperture priority AE (3) S: Shutter priority AE (4) M: Manual
Underwater programme AEAvailable to set to Fn button
ISO sensitivityAUTO (ISO 100 - 3200) / Manual (ISO 100 - 3200), 1/3 or 1 EV steps
Exposure compensation5 EV in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps selectable
AE lockAEL button (customizable)
Exposure bracketing3 or 5 frames in 0.3, 0.7, 1EV steps selectable
ISO bracketing3 frames in 0.3, 0.7, 1EV steps selectable
Auto WB systemHybrid detection system with High speed Live MOS sensor and dedicated external sensor.
Preset white balance7 settings (3000K - 7500K) Lamp (3000K), Fluorescent 1 (4000K), Fluorescent 2 (4500K), Fluorescent 3 (6600K), Daylight (5300K), Flash (5500K), Cloudy (6000K), Shade (7500K)
White balance compensation7 steps in each R-B/G-M axis (in Auto WB / Preset WB mode / One touch WB)
Custom white balance1 setting can be registered at Kelvin temperature (2000K - 14000K)
One-touch white balance4 custom settings can be registered
White balance bracketing3 frames in 2, 4, 6 steps selectable in each R-G/G-M axis.
Color matrixsRGB, Adobe RGB
Picture ModeVivid, Natural, Portrait, Muted, Monotone, Custom (default setting: Natural)
In custom mode, basic 5 modes and adjustment is available
Adjustment parameterContrast, Sharpness and Saturation level available in 5 steps for Vivid, Natural, Portrait and Muted
Contrast and Sharpness level available in 5 steps for Monotone.
In custom mode, gradation level available in 4 steps
Filter effectYellow, Orange, Red or Green filter available for Monotone
Picture toneSepia, Blue, Purple or Green tone available for Monotone
Gradation4 levels (auto, high key, normal, low key)
Shutter TypeComputerized focal-plane shutter
Shutter speedP(Ps), S, A, M mode: 60 - 1/8000 sec.
Bulb: up to 30 min. (selectable longest time in the menu. Default: 8 min.)
1/3, 1/2, or 1EV steps selectable.
Self-timerOperation time: 12 sec., 2 sec. (cancel available)
Remote cable releaseAvailable (with optional RM-CB1 Remote cable.)
Optical remote controlOperation time: 2 sec., 0 sec., bulb control available (with optional RM-1 remote control)
Anti shock modeAvailable (1 to 30 sec selectable)
Drive modeSingle-frame shooting, Sequential shooting H, Sequential shooting L, Self-timer, Remote control
Sequential shooting speedApprox. 5 frames/sec. in sequential shooting H, 1 to 4 fps selectable in sequential shooting L.
Max. Recordable picturesOn Sequential Shooting - RAW mode: Max. 16 frames.
JPEG mode: Depends on compression ratio and no. of pixels (Large normal mode: up to card capacity with SanDisk Extreme III or faster CF Cards)
Built-in flashRetractable flash, GN=13 (ISO 100.m)
Compatible external flashFL-50R, FL-36R, FL-50, FL-36, FL-20, STF-22, SR-11
Flash control modeTTL Auto (TTL pre-flash mode), Auto, Manual
Flash modeAuto, Red-eye reduction, Red-eye reduction slow sync., Slow sync at 1st curtain, Slow sync at 2nd curtain, Fill-in, Manual (1/4, 1/16, 1/64), Off.
Synchronization speed1/250 sec. or less, Super FP up to 1/8000 sec.
Flash intensity controlUp to 3 EV in 1/3 EV steps
Flash bracketting3 frames in 0.3, 0.7, 1 EV steps selectable.
Compatible external flashFL-50R, FL-36R
Control methodTriggered and controlled by built-in flash light
Flash control modeTTL Auto (TTL pre-flash mode), Auto, Manual, FP TTL Auto, FP Manual.
Number of channels4 channels
Group setting3 groups
Control panel InformationWB setting, WB compensation notification, B/W mode notification, Record mode, Exposure mode, ISO sensitivity BKT notification, Flash mode, Drive mode, Recordable still image number, Storable number of images, Exposure compensation value, Metering mode, Activated AF points, Focusing mode
Back light timer8 sec.
Super control panel InformationExposure mode, Shutter speed, Aperture value, Exposure compensation value Flash compensation value bar, Flash compensation value, ALE notification, Flash compensation notification NR notification, BKT notification, AF illuminator deactivated notification, Color space, Flash mode ISO sensitivity, Drive mode, WB setting, WB compensation value, Picture mode, Metering mode, Focusing mode File name, Image parameter, Gradation, Date, Storable number of images, Record mode, Battery warning
Playback modeSingle-frame, Index (4/9/16/25 frames), Calendar, Close-up ( 2 - 14X), Slideshow, Picture rotation (auto mode available), Light box
Information displayHistogram (independent luminance / RGB available), Highlight / Shadow point warning, AF frame, Shooting information
LanguagesJapan: Japanese, English
U.S: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Europe: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Polish
Others: English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean
Additional one language is possible to download.
Custom reset2 setting recordable
My mode2 setting recordable
Erasing functionSingle frame, All frames, Selected frames
Protect functionSingle frame, Selected frames, Release protect (Single/All selected)
Copy between mediaSingle frame, All frames, Selected frames
RAW picture editingRAW development
JPEG editingResize (producing another file), Gradation auto
Print functionPrint reservation (DPOF), Direct print (PictBridge compatible)
PC interfaceUSB 2.0 High Speed for storage and camera control (MTP mode is available)
Video connectorVideo out (Video: NTSC/PAL selectable)
Flash attachmentHot shoe
DC-inYes (AC-1 compatible)
BatteryBLM-1 Li-ion battery (included)
CR123 x 3 with LBH-1
Sleep modeAvailable (1, 3, 5, 10 min., off selectable)
No. of recordable picturesWith 50% Flash Light - Approx. 610 shots (optical viewfinder) (with BLM-1 under CIPA testing standard)
Power battery holderHLD-4 compatible
Operating Temperature0 - 40° (operation) / -20 - 60° (storage)
Operating Humidity30 - 90% (operation) / 10 - 90% (storage)
Splash proofYes
Dimensions5.6 in. (W) x 4.58 in. (H) x 2.9 in. (D /(142.5 mm (W) x 116.5 mm (H) x 74.5 mm (D) (excluding protrusions)
Weight1.79 lbs./810 g (body only)


  • Olympus Evolt E-3 10.1 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera Body
  • 12-60mm f/2.8-4 ED SWD Zuiko Zoom Lens for Olympus Digital Cameras
  • FL-50R TTL Shoe Mount Flash for Olympus Digital Camera
  • Li-ion Battery BLM-1
  • Li-ion Battery Charger BCM-2
  • USB Cable
  • Video Cable
  • Shoulder Strap
  • Olympus Master CD-ROM
  • Instruction Manual

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