The Olympus Stylus 770SW is a tiny 7.1-megapixel point-and-click camera which retails for less than $350 and is on sale right now at Amazon.com. This camera is well known for its rugged waterproof, freeze-proof, and crush-proof case, which is available in a silver, bronze, or blue finish. It features a 2.5″ HyperCrystal LCD, a 3x optical zoom, and 27 automated shooting modes, including video. Weighing in at a meager 5.3 ounces, this beauty will easily slip into your front coat pocket without introducing an unsightly bulge.
A quick round-up of reviews on the Photobird Digital Camera Buyer’s Guide shows the Olympus 770SW was rated a “Good value…” by Steves-Digicams.com, considered “Practical, sturdy, and life-proof…” by Ephotozine.com and “A terrific companion…” by digicamera.com.
For all these reasons, we’ve chosen the Olympus Stylus 770SW as our Photobird Camera of the Week. If you’re in the market for a new camera, this virtually indestructible point-and-shoot is surely worth a closer look.
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