Shockproof and Waterproof- seems great deal to me!
The Olympus μ 1050 SW: Bold & beautiful
Donʼt hold back the μ 1050 SW doesnʼt want you to. Get shots at the beach, in the water and out, or hit the slopes with this model in hand never mind the cold. Shockproof to 1.5m*, waterproof to 3m** and freezeproof to -10°C, the latest addition to Olympusʼ μ Tough line-up also features a fully-redesigned exterior that makes whipping it out of any purse or pocket even more exciting. Framing and reviewing shots on the extra large 6.9cm/2.7" HyperCrystal II LCD is pure pleasure with the newly-developed TAP control interface. And an integrated 3x optical zoom (38-114mm*) uses an inner folded light path so protruding parts never get in your way.
A μ of many talents, the 10.1 Megapixel μ 1050 SW packs plenty of brains along with its superb brawn. Advanced technologies such as Digital Image Stabilisation, Advanced Face Detection Technology and Shadow Adjustment Technology automatically tend to the technical details such as optimal sharpness and exposure. Meanwhile, BrightCapture Technology boosts the brightness of views on the LCD.
The μ 1050 SW is sure to turn heads with its stylishly-redesigned exterior in in Dolphin Grey, Champagne Gold, Pacific Blue, Misty Rose or Midnight Black. Whatʼs more, the availability of this modelʼs menus in 39 world languages makes it a cinch for virtually anyone to operate. A choice between internal memory, xD-Picture Card or microSD Card with the bundled attachment affords you the ultimate freedom in storing your memories.
The shockproof**, waterproof*** and freezeproof (to -10°C) Olympus
μ 1050 SW will be available at the end of September 2008.
* Equivalent to a 35mm camera
** Equivalent to MIL Standard (Olympus test conditions)
*** According to IEC standard publication 529 IPX8