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OLYMPUS PEN E-PL8 Mirrorless Camera with 14-42 mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens - White
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  • Performance: creativity without the complexity
  • 16 megapixels
  • Four Thirds / 17.3 x 13 mm Live MOS sensor
  • Built-in WiFi
  • 3" / 76.2 mm tiltable LCD touchscreen
  • 8.5 fps in continuous shooting mode
Product Code: 193566

  • Product DetailsBack to top
  • Top features:

    - Built-in WiFi makes it easy to share your images

    - Record Full HD video clips to capture those important moments

    - High quality M.ZUIKO optics for detailed shots

    - 180 degree tiltable screen allows you to take photos from creative angles

    Built-in WiFi

    The PEN E-PL8 features built-in WiFi, allowing you to quickly and easily share your creations. By sending your photographs and videos directly to your smartphone or tablet, you can easily share them with your friends and family or upload them to social media websites.

    Using the OI SHARE app, you can also enjoy GPS functionality to tag your uploads with your location.

    Record Full HD video clips

    In addition to capturing stunning still images, the PEN E-PL8 can record Full HD video footage at up to 30 fps. With the Movie Clips feature, you can create your own clips on the camera itself without the need for editing software.

    High quality M.ZUIKO optics

    The M.ZUIKO 14-42 mm electronic lens is slim without skimping on quality. Each shot taken with it produces stunning edge-to-edge detail in every photo. Its small size also makes it easy to fit inside your bag.

    180 degree tiltable screen

    You can take photographs from a variety of creative angles using the 180-degree tiltable touchscreen. This makes it easy to capture the best possible selfie or group shots, giving you all the control you need to frame the picture perfectly.

    Make sure you've got enough memory 

    If you're shooting high definition videos along with high resolution images then it's important to choose the right memory card. A high performance memory card will get the best out of your photography, ensuring the best continuous shooting speed and high quality data capture.

  • Technical InformationBack to top
    Camera type
    Mirrorless camera  
    True Pic VII  
    16 megapixels  
    Live MOS  
    Four Thirds / 17.3 x 13 mm  
    Crop factor
    2 x  
    Supersonic Wave Filter  
    ISO sensitivity

    -Extendable to 80
    Lens type
    Standard zoom  
    Lens mount
    Micro Four Thirds mount  
    Focal length
    -42 mm
    35 mm equivalent
    -84 mm
    Maximum aperture
    Minimum aperture
    Minimum distance
    20 cm  
    Normal distance
    20 cm to infinity  
    Autofocus & manual  
    Focus area points
    81-point autofocus  
    Filter size
    37 mm  
    Optical zoom
    4 x  
    Live View  
    3” / 76.2 mm tiltable LCD touchscreen  
    Screen features
    Resolution: 1,037,000 dots  
    Shutter speed

    -60 secs
    -Bulb mode
    Continuous shooting
    8.5 fps (with Autofocus)  

    -12 seconds
    -2 seconds
    Time lapse
    Panorama mode
    Photo exposure modes
    Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape, Landscape with portrait, Sports, Hand-held starlight, Night scene, Night scene with portrait, Children, High key, Low key, Digital Image Stabilisation, Macro, Nature macro, Candle, Sunset, Documents, Panorama, Fireworks, Beach and snow, Fisheye converter, Wide converter, Macro converter, 3D, Panning  
    Post focus
    Movie exposure modes
    Multi shot echo, One shot echo, Art fade, One push tele-converter, Old film  
    Photo effects
    Pop art, Soft focus, Pale & light colour, Light tone, Grainy film, Pin hole, Diorama, Cross process, Dramatic tone, Gentle sepia, Key line, Water colour, Partial colour, Vintage  
    Movie effects
    Pop art, Soft focus, Pale & light colour, Light tone, Grainy film, Pin hole, Diorama, Cross process, Dramatic tone, Gentle sepia, Key line, Water colour, Partial colour, Vintage  
    White balance
    Auto, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Daylight, Sunlight, Flash  
    Maximum photo resolution
    4608 x 3456p  
    Photo file formats

    Video mode
    Yes, with sound  
    Video file formats

    Maximum video resolution
    Full HD 1920 x 1080p (30 fps)  
    Autofocus in video
    Stills from video
    Other video resolutions

    -HD 1280 x 720p (30 fps)
    Audio file formats

    Memory card

    Number of memory card slots
    SD x 1  
    Guide number
    10 m at ISO 100  
    Hot-shoe adapter
    Slave master
    Battery type
    Start-up time
    1 second  
    Battery life
    Approx. 350 shots  
    Box contents

    -Olympus PEN E-PL8 Mirrorless Camera
    -M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42 mm f/3.5-5.6 Zoom Lens
    -Battery pack
    -Battery charger BCS-5
    -USB cable
    -Shoulder strap
    -Micro Four Thirds body cap BC-2
    -Flash FL-LM1
    -Olympus Viewer Software
    -Operating instruction
    68.3 x 117.1 x 38.4 mm (H x W x D)  

    -326 g (body only)
    -374 g (body & lens)
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  • Delivery Charges & ServicesBack to top

    Delivery charge summary  

    Item type

    Delivery charge

    Delivery timeline

    Small items (such as sat navs, cameras, laptops etc.)

    €4.99 for entire order

    3-5 working days1

    Large items (such as large TV, washing machines etc.)

    €19.99 for entire order

    Up to 7 working days1

    1. We endeavour to deliver all small items per above however, during January Sale period, orders are subject to extended delivery times.  If this is the case, we will keep you informed and as soon as your order is dispatched from our warehouse you will receive an email notification with your tracking information.  

    Small items delivery

    ·       Small items – such as cameras, TVs under 39-inches, printers, software, data storage, tablets and laptops – are delivered by our courier partner, DPD.

    ·       DPD’s standard delivery times are between 9am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays.

    ·       We aim to have all items delivered within 3-5 working days, however, please allow 4-7 days for extended bank holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas.

    ·       For security reasons we do not deliver to Parcel Motels. 

    ·       Please note:  DPD are not authorised to collect your old products for WEEE recycling. However, simply visit your local Currys PC World store with your old product and a valid receipt and a member of staff will be happy to assist you.

    ·       Track your order: For small items please visit DPD’s website and track your order using your unique tracking code specified in your confirmation email.

    Large items delivery

    ·       Large products – such as TVs above 39-inches, washing machines and fridge freezers – are delivered by our Team Knowhow delivery team.  

    ·       Team Knowhow delivers five days a week – Monday to Saturday – between 8am and 6pm, anywhere in the Republic of Ireland with the exception of Donegal – where we deliver once a week – and island locations. 

    ·       The evening before your delivery is scheduled, a member of our Team Knowhow team will call you between 3pm and 6pm to advise you of your delivery time window. 

    ·       On the day of delivery our Team Knowhow driver will call you at least 30 minutes before arriving at the delivery address to give you an estimated time of arrival.  

    ·       Once we arrive at the delivery address, we will unbox your items and remove all packaging for recycling. We can also remove your old appliances for WEEE recycling free of charge.

    ·       If you would like us to install and demo your new appliance, our Team Knowhow installers can do this for a small fee.

    ·       Track your order: For large items, you can track your delivery through the Team Knowhow Track it portal. Simply insert your unique tracking code, specified in your confirmation email or instore receipt, and your telephone number.


    Product availability

    ·       Occasionally, we may offer the option of ordering an item in advance if it’s out of stock at the time but more stock is on its way. We will let you know in advance the date of expected delivery if this is the case.

    ·       Please note, if you purchase two or more products at the same time, the items may have different availabilities and methods of delivery, in which case you may receive your items separately.

    VAT and delays

    ·       Please be aware that we cannot offer VAT refunds to overseas customers ordering goods to be delivered to an Irish address. 

    ·       We always try to ensure that orders arrive on time, however sometimes delays occur during peak period, i.e. Christmas and Easter. If we become aware of any unexpected delays with your order we will let you know.


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