Olympus brings intent camera ‘Air’ for smartphones




Camera maker Olympus has presented a set-up camera for smartphones, the Air. This should be about work as the design lenses that Sony and a half years ago showed for the first time. The Air has a sensor with a resolution of 16 megapixels.

Users can convert the design Olympus camera on a smartphone. The smart phone is then obliquely, at an angle of approximately 45 degrees relative to the lens. Users lens will have to support it with one hand.

The camera can connect via wifi and bluetooth, but because it has its own battery and can store photos on your own SD card, the camera can also be used without a smartphone. The idea of ​​the Olympus Air is not new. Sony was a small one and a half years ago with the QX10 and QX100 , based on the same idea. The Olympus Air has a lens mount.

The camera has a micro four thirds sensor with a maximum resolution of sixteen megapixels. The camera gets an open source API, allowing developers should add functionality. Olympus brings the Air currently only in Japan , about a possible release in the Netherlands and Belgium, the company has not yet confirmed.


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