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Olympus FE-4050

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of Olympus FE-4050. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People are impressed by the portability and price. The image quality and usability also get good reviews, whereas there are some less positive views about the image stabilizer and shutter.

usability, image quality, price, portability

zoom, shutter, stabilizer

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Olympus FE-4050 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Olympus FE-4050 from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Sep, 2020

Expert review by : Gavin Stoker (

Olympus FE-4050


Can you pick up a reasonable digital compact for less than £100, if only by a penny? Past experience has suggested not. So will the Olympus FE-4050 be the camera to force us to re-examine our prejudices and take a good, long hard look at ourselves?...

Simple point and shoot operation, inexpensive, fun Magic Filter digital effects

Basic feature set, no HD video, optical zoom disabled when recording movies, plastic-y feel, slightly bulkier than the FE-5050

Ultimately the FE-4050 is a slightly pared down version of the FE-5050, but we found the marginally wider body helped maintain a stronger grip, so camera shake was less problematic for us over our test period. Though image quality was still a little...

Nov, 2010

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Olympus FE-4050 review


Daniel Bell takes a look at the Olympus FE-4050, a budget compact camera with a 4x optical zoom and 12Mp sensor.

Easy to use; Small and light; 4x optical zoom

Noise evident through the ISO range

Nov, 2010

Expert review by : Rosie Tanner (

Olympus FE-4040


We review the sleek new Olympus FE-4040 compact - feature packed and good looking too!

This camera looks great on paper, but in practice the image quality is not up to scratch and we were left disappointed every time we reviewed our images on the LCD screen

Sep, 2010

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Olympus FE-4040


light weight ,nice screen.

menue is not like the other camera that i have.

Jul, 2010

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