Find us on Facebook
More keeppies by Review Summary
Olympus STYLUS SZ-15 16MP 24x SR Zoom 3-inch Hi-Res LCD - Silver by Review Summary ,  Oct 29, 2015

You are considering to buy this product but can not go over hundreds and thousands of reviews? This is just because there are too many of them. Would you like to have review summary with all positives and negatives presented on a single page? Here you are! We have developed a unique algorithm summarizing thousands of user reviews and presenting you with a product report. We hope this report will be useful in your decision. Enjoy!

Top of the page

Olympus STYLUS SZ-15 16MP 24x SR Zoom 3-inch Hi-Res LCD - Silver
Report Date: 01/04/2016
Based on 168 customer reviews
Overall satisfaction: 3.7
Returned or considering to return: 7.1%

Buy on Amazon

Frequently Mentioned by Customers:


Individual Feature Rating
Price4.7   average
Size4.6   average
Zoom4.5   above average
Image3.2   below average
Photo3.1   mediocre
Quality3.1   mediocre


Quotes from the Reviews - What People Say about:

Focus

Focus:
"The camera does not focus well or quickly and does not provide quality photos."
_
"takes nice clear shots, purchased for my son's football games the zoom is more than adequate, auto focus a little slow but if you anticipate your shots..no problem."
_
"Auto focus was inconsistent leaving pictures without good definition."
_
"Terrible focus every pic blurry."
_
"Had no major problems with focusing except when zoomed all the way in."
_
"I will look for a camera that provides a better focus, clearer shots and has well marked controls."
_
"Being no expert I'm not really sure of what I should be looking for in terms of picture quality however the test shots I took straight out of the box with the presets looked clear and in focus on the viewer, I'm sure if I took more time setting up I could get a great picture."
_
"takes nice clear shots, purchased for my son's football games the zoom is more than adequate, auto focus a little slow but if you anticipate your shots..no problem."
_
"The camera takes good pictures when it gets focus outdoors but that's when it gets focus."
_

Back to top         Buy on Amazon

Image

Image:
"This camera is truly terrible, images can sometimes be of average quality, but auto-focus is infuriating."
_
"The images are being recorded that way as I can see the same fuzzy problem with playback on the computer after uploading."
_
"it don't take good photos the stabalizer do not work all pic are blurry"
_
"Terrible focus every pic blurry."
_
"(I even brought it home and took the sd card out to look at it on my computer to see if it was just the camera display, nope the pics were terrible).Then I tried to video."
_
"can never remember how to use it - can't get video close-ups as well as I hoped lost the cable to move pics to computer already - need one with wi fi"
_
"Takes great pics.."
_
"this camera takes great pics with ISO 100 (see attached: bird was at full 24x zoom, dog was inside w flash).3) when ISO was not fixed at 100, my video would go from bright to dark and back again."
_
"I paid a just price for this camera, and I liked how the pictures look like when take a photo."
_
"Power full zoom but with out a 24mm lens, Samsung goes for his 23mm, excellent image stabilization at max range of the zoom, but WHY that Image Preview every time you take a picture?"
_

Back to top         Buy on Amazon

Photo

Photo:
"Any zoom will lessen quality, and again the camera's photos are not the best in the first place."
_
"The camera does not focus well or quickly and does not provide quality photos."
_
"it don't take good photos the stabalizer do not work all pic are blurry"
_
"I returned it for a refund after three weeks and many disappointing photos while on vacation."
_
"It has lots of great functions for taking photos, but unfortunately, that functionality didn't result in good pictures on many occasions."
_
"Love taking lots of different photos and the zoom is great."
_
"It takes great photos but since I just got it I must try to figure out if I'm doing something wrong or if there's a glitch in the camera."
_
"Takes good photos and I can operate it without difficulty."
_
"It takes very clear photos but notice if the camera stays on for a while the photos get fuzzy."
_

Back to top         Buy on Amazon

Price

Price:
"Really I couldn't ask for more, great price for a brand name, good quality, I just love it, when you just need to catch memories in time, this is the camera for you."
_
"Worst waste of money ever."
_
"Good camera for the money."
_
"For the price, I love my camera."
_
"Excellent price, Delivered on time."
_
"Amazing quality for the price."
_
"After all these months, I'm still learning all the bells and whistles...but it's a great lil' point and shoot...especially for the price! "
_

Back to top         Buy on Amazon

Quality

Quality:
"This camera is truly terrible, images can sometimes be of average quality, but auto-focus is infuriating."
_
"Any zoom will lessen quality, and again the camera's photos are not the best in the first place."
_
"The camera does not focus well or quickly and does not provide quality photos."
_
"Really I couldn't ask for more, great price for a brand name, good quality, I just love it, when you just need to catch memories in time, this is the camera for you."
_
"When you snap pictures it takes for ever to shoot and the pocture quality is just plain horrible worst purchase ever is going right back."
_
"The quality of pictures is the real disappointment."
_
"Amazing quality for the price."
_
"However, I am quite pleased with the camera and its qualities."
_
"Camera is loud and the pictures are poor quality at best."
_
"Got it for someone for Christmas, but tried it out myself prior to gifting and it seems like a really good quality camera! "
_
"The 24x zoom is what caught my eye first, but again I'm still looking for clear, crisp and quality pictures."
_

Back to top         Buy on Amazon

Size

Size:
"The case that I bought, and was recommended, CASE LOGIC DCB-302 is too small for this camera and someone made a mistake suggesting this casa to be purchased along with this Olympus."
_
"The case that I bought, and was recommended, CASE LOGIC DCB-302 is too small for this camera and someone made a mistake suggesting this casa to be purchased along with this Olympus."
_
"Perfect size."
_
"Here's a few tips for the 'point and shoot' folks who don't want to mess with camera settings too much.1) use a decent size SD card."
_
"Excellent small camera with big features"
_
"The size is small and can fit in a large pocket, so perfect for my needs."
_

Back to top         Buy on Amazon

Zoom

Zoom:
"The zoom switch broke after two days of sightseeing use."
_
"The zoom, while 24x is very nice, zooming in is a problem."
_
"Love taking lots of different photos and the zoom is great."
_
"Great zoom and great pictures!"
_
"I love the 24 x zoom just what I was looking for and at a great price! "
_
"It takes very good pictures but when using the zoom it is difficult to prevent shaking and blurring the picture."
_
"Had no major problems with focusing except when zoomed all the way in."
_

Back to top         Buy on Amazon
Comments: