PC Show 2012 - Cameras, Printers, Monitors & Storage Buying Guide

Cameras - Olympus & Samsung

Olympus (Level 4, Hall 404)


Olympus OM-D E-M5

Those looking away from the PEN series might want to take a closer look at the OM-D line. The cameras here are designed for those looking for a pro-like MFT camera with a built-in EVF, tough body and high image quality. The 16-megapixel Olympus OM-D E-M5 comes with a sturdy dust and splash-proof body and ISO sensitivity level of up to 25600.

  • PC Show Price: $1,888 (with 12-50mm lens)
  • Promotion: Free 2 x 16GB SD cards, screen protector, free E-workshop, 3 months local extended warranty
  • More Information: HWZ Review

Olympus Pen E-PM1

The Olympus Pen E-PM1, or the Pen mini, is Olympus' smallest and lightest mirrorless system camera, producing great image quality in a small body.

  • PC Show Price: $598 (with 14-42mm lens) / $558 (Student & NSF Price)
  • Usual Price: $868 (with 14-42mm lens)
  • Promotion: Free 8GB SD card, Pen camera case, free E-workshop, 3 months local extended warranty
  • Purchase with Purchase Promotion: Pen camera grip @ $38 (UP: $79)


Olympus XZ-1

The XZ-1 is Olympus' flagship digital compact camera, it comes with a 4x optical zoom and a fast f/1.8-2.5 aperture at wide to tele. A large 1/1.63" sensor and the TruePic V image processing engine round up the specs to produce the camera's high quality images.

  • PC Show Price: $598
  • Usual Price: $748
  • Promotion: Free leather wrist strap, 8GB SD card, XZ-1 camera case, Olympus battery Li-50B, screen protector, 3 months local extended warranty
  • More Information: HWZ Review


Click here for Olympus camera brochures.


Samsung (Level 4, Hall 404)


Samsung ST66

Looking to save a little on your camera expenditure? The ultra slim Samsung ST66 comes with a 16.1-megapixel camera with 5x optical zoom, f2.5 lens and 2.7-inch LCD screen.

  • PC Show Price: $199
  • Promotion: Free 1 x 8GB SD card, Samsung camera case


Samsung NX20

The flagship mirrorless NX20 camera replaces the NX11, featuring Samsung's 20-megapixel APS-C sensor, a ISO100-12,800 sensitivity, eight frames per second maximum shooting speed, and Full-HD video shooting at 30fps.

  • PC Show Price: $1,499
  • Promotion: Free 1 x 8GB SD card, NX carrying camera case, Samsung battery, NX workshop


Click here for Samsung camera brochures.