Olympus - Tough TG-5 12.0-Megapixel Water-Resistant Digital Camera - Red

Shoot daring outdoor scenes confidently with this 12-megapixel Olympus Tough digital camera. Its TruePic VIII image processor keeps images optimally bright and sharp, and it lets you record videos with up to 4K resolution for a stunning Ultra HD output. This Olympus Tough digital camera withstands water immersion, freezing temperatures and tough drops to keep up with your adventures.

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What's Included

  • Olympus Tough TG-5 12.0-Megapixel Water-Resistant Digital Camera
  • Li-ion battery (LI-92B)
  • Battery charger (F-5AC)
  • USB cable
  • Hand strap
  • Warranty card
  • Owner's manual

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 4.5 out of 5 stars.
91% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (47 out of 52)

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3" color LCD display

Provides clear viewing and easy navigation.

12.0-megapixel 1/2.3" BSI CMOS sensor

Captures high-quality images in up to 4000 x 3000 resolution.

4x optical zoom

Through a built-in lens for precise zooming and accuracy.

4K Ultra HD video mode

Records video in spectacular detail just as you remember it – the colors in a sunset, the coral on a reef, a skier carving a mountainside.

TruePic VIII™ image processor

Delivers vibrant colors, subtle contrast, razor-sharp images, and fine picture detail while minimizing noise for true-to-life pictures.

Sensor-shift image-stabilization system

Reduces image blur caused by camera shake and vibration. ISO up to 12800 for improved image capture in low-light conditions.

Wide selection of shooting modes

Features Intelligent Auto, Program Auto, Aperture Priority, two Custom Modes, Underwater, Microscope mode and more.

Burst shooting mode

Captures up to 20 fps in RAW for fast-action shots.

Built-in flash

Enhances the angle of illumination for close flash photos without a lens shadow.

Built-in Wi-Fi

Makes it easy to share stored files across your devices.

Art Filters

Choose your color preferences for various shooting conditions. Live Composite, HDR, and Underwater modes are also provided.

25-point CMOS Contrast Detection AF System

Comes with manual focus assist option; Microscope Control mode provides magnification in precise steps up to 44x and focuses as close as 0.39" for clear photos up close.

Olympus Image Track app

Makes photographing on your journeys even more enjoyable. Provides easy export for stills and videos to share your adventures.

Multicard slot supports Secure Digital, SDHC and SDXC cards

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What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4 out of 5 with 8 reviews

Overall Customer Rating

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews

91%of customers recommend this product.



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What Experts are Saying

Rating, 4 out of 5 with 8 reviews
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  • Tom's GuideRating, 4 out of 5Terry Sullivan on November 6, 2017
    Olympus Tough TG-5 Review: The New Underwater Camera King
    Although it's very pricey for a point-and-shoot, the rugged-and-waterproof Olympus Tough TG-5 provides exceptional features that almost any photography enthusiast would appreciate, yet it includes easy-to-use auto and scene modes that will helpFull Review
  • PCMagRating, 4 out of 5Jim Fisher on August 16, 2017
    Olympus Tough TG-5
    The Olympus Tough TG-5 is a go-anywhere camera with a fast lens, speedy response, and 4K video, but it's more expensive than previous iterations.Full Review
  • Digital TrendsRating, 4 out of 5Hillary Grigonis on August 1, 2017
    Olympus Tough TG-5 review
    If there's a reason to buy a point-and-shoot, the Olympus TG-5 rugged compact is the most compelling one yet.Full Review
  • ePHOTOzine (UK)Joshua Waller on July 19, 2017
    Olympus Tough TG-5 Review
    We review the waterproof Olympus Tough TG-5 - a compact camera with 4K video and high speed shooting.Full Review
  • The Imaging Resource!Mike Tomkins on June 16, 2017
    Olympus TG-5 Review
    What a bold move by Olympus, going against the grain in the Great Megapixel Race with the 12mp TG-5. Yes, Sony did it with the full frame A7S series at 12mp, but they shielded themselves to a degree by the fact that buyers had choices for higherFull Review
  • Trusted Reviews (UK)Mike Topham on May 18, 2017
    Olympus Tough TG-5
    Five years since Olympus introduced its original Tough cam, the TG-1, we're presented with the Olympus Tough TG-5. The latest member in the series finally takes over the reins from the two-year old TG-4, with an aim of being the best rugged cameraFull Review
  • LetsGoDigital (UK)Mark Peters on May 18, 2017
    Olympus Tough TG-5 waterproof digital camera
    Olympus premium waterproof Tough digital compact camera : Olympus imaging builds on the outdoor shooting and tracking capabilities of the rugged camera series with the new Tough TG-5, a compact camera designed to capture fantastic pictures in theFull Review
  • LetsGoDigital (UK)Ilse Jurriën on May 11, 2017
    Waterproof Olympus Tough TG-5 camera
    Rugged Olympus Tough TG-5 camera : Olympus's new waterproof camera has been speculating for a while. According to the latest information coming from the Japanese website Nokishita, the Tough TG-5 will soon be launched as a successor to theFull Review
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