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Olympus Tough TG-6

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Olympus Tough TG-6. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People are impressed by the lens and portability. The usability and image quality are also mentioned favorably, but views about the viewfinder and performance are different. Many are less positive about the reliability and size.

durability, image quality, usability, portability, lens

design, sensor, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Olympus Tough TG-6 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Jim Fisher (pcmag.com)

Olympus Tough TG-6

 

The Olympus Tough TG-6 is a modest update to our favorite underwater point-and-shoot camera thanks to its tough design, bright lens, and excellent macro capabilities.

Tough, waterproof build. Add-on lenses and macro lights available. Sharp rear LCD. Wide aperture lens. 4K video. Wi-Fi.

Not a touch screen. LCD can pick up scuffs and scratches. Video feature lag behind action cameras. Wi-Fi app pushes spammy notifications.

Bottom Line: The Olympus Tough TG-6 is a modest update to our favorite underwater point-and-shoot camera thanks to its tough design, bright lens, and excellent macro capabilities.

Oct, 2019

Expert review by : James Artaius (digitalcameraworld.com)

Olympus Tough TG-6 review

 

The ultimate everything-proof outdoor and family camera gets a light but welcome update

Takes a licking, keeps on ticking ; 4K and high-speed video ; Brilliant Microscope mode

… but a piece did break off! ; Only 12MP image resolution ; No fully manual control

While the TG-6 packs some fun new features, they won't warrant an upgrade if you already own the TG-5. However, if you have an older Tough or you're looking for a camera that can go in the sea, get covered in sand, be dropped onto concrete, and still...

Jun, 2020

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Jim Fisher (computershopper.com)

Olympus Tough TG-6

 

Tough, waterproof build. Add-on lenses and macro lights available. Sharp rear LCD. Wide aperture lens. 4K video. Wi-Fi.

Not a touch screen. LCD can pick up scuffs and scratches. Video feature lag behind action cameras. Wi-Fi app pushes spammy notifications.

The Olympus Tough TG-6 is a modest update to our favorite underwater point-and-shoot camera thanks to its tough design, bright lens, and excellent macro capabilities.

Oct, 2019

Expert review by : Gavin Stoker (techradar.com)

Olympus Tough TG-6 review

 

The Essential Review This is TechRadar’s review summary that gives you all the key information you need if you’re looking for quick buying advice in 30 seconds – our usual full, in-depth review follows. The Olympus Tough TG-6 builds...

Internally stacked zoom lens Raw shooting is a bonus Video up to 4K resolution Intuitive to use

Bright conditions can lead to burnt-out highlight detail No eye-level viewfinder Quality reduced at longer focal lengths LCD visibility suffers in strong sunlight Small sensor at its heart Some controls tricky to use with gloves or with wet fingers

The Olympus Tough TG-6 is relatively easy to use and intuitive to operate, while image quality is fair without being outstanding, and build quality is reassuringly substantial. Unless you need the few upgraded features, however, the previous TG-5 or...

Oct, 2019

Price comparison for Olympus Tough TG-6

  Store     Price
Olympus Tough TG-6 Waterproof Camera, Red
Waterproof (50 feet /15 meter), dust proof, shockproof (7 feet / 2.1 meter), crush proof (100kgf), freeze...
$379.00 TO SHOP
Olympus Tough TG-6 Waterproof Camera (Red)...
Bundle Includes: 1 x Olympus Tough TG-6 Digital Camera (Red) | 1 x Corel Photo Video Art Suite Software Kit...
$389.00 TO SHOP
Olympus Tough TG-6 Digital Camera with Deluxe...
12MP BSI 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor; TruePic VIII Image Processor
$429.00 TO SHOP
Olympus Tough TG-6 Waterproof Camera (Red) - Action...
Bundle Includes: 1 x Olympus Tough TG-6 Digital Camera (Red) | 50 in 1 Go Pro Accessory Kit | 1 x SanDisk...
$409.00 TO SHOP
Olympus Tough TG-6 Digital Camera (Black) with...
12MP BSI 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor; TruePic VIII Image Processor
$419.00 TO SHOP
Olympus PT-059 Underwater Housing for The TG-6
Can withstand pressure to a water depth of 147 feet (45 meters)
$289.00 TO SHOP
Olympus Telephoto Tough Lens Pack (Lens and Adapter)...
Extends the telephoto range from 100mm equivalent to 170mm equivalent
$129.00 TO SHOP
Olympus Tough TG-6 Waterproof Camera, Red (Renewed)
Waterproof (50 feet / 15 meter ), dust proof, shockproof (7 feet / 2. 1 meter), crush proof (100kgf)...
$314.00 TO SHOP
Olympus Tough TG-6 Digital Camera (Red) with All...
Waterproof (50 feet /15 meter), dust proof, shockproof (7 feet / 2.1 meter), crush proof (100kgf), freeze...
$399.00 TO SHOP
Olympus Tough TG-6 Digital Camera (Red) with Deluxe...
Waterproof (50 feet /15 meter), dust proof, shockproof (7 feet / 2.1 meter), crush proof (100kgf), freeze...
$379.00 TO SHOP

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