How To Reset Olympus Tough TG-3 Waterproof & Crushproof Digital Camera

Last Updated on June 20, 2022 by Nick

Last year, Olympus presents ‘Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2’, a powerful pocket camera that accentuates the stunning macro photo capability in addition to its powerful features. While this year, Olympus preparing future generations, the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3. Judging from the specifications, the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3 has the same specs as the Olympus Stylus SH-1. The camera rely on BSI-CMOS 16 megapixels sensor, TruePic VII processor, Wi-Fi, and a screen size of 3 inches. However, without the necessary touch technology as in the SH-1.

You can also find a 25mm lens, which is capable of 4x Optical Zoom (25mm-100mm) with a lens aperture f / 2.0-4.9, GPS, e-compass, and has been equipped with water depth and altitude sensors are suitable for those who like adventure. In addition, as a tough camera, the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3 is equipped with antifreeze to -10 degrees Celsius, can be invited to dive to a depth of 15 meters, capable of withstanding loads of up to about 100 kilograms and impact resistant if dropped from a height of about 2.1 meters.

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Macro feature is a mainstay of this pocket camera now comes with 4 shooting modes, namely Microscope, Microscope Control, Focus Stacking, and Focus Bracketing. In Microscope mode, you can take pictures with a 10mm distance from the lens. While in Focus Stacking mode, you can take 8 consecutive images quickly without losing focus, and then combine them. Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3 is available in a choice of black and red. Later this camera will be marketed starting in June 2014 at a price range of $ 349.99.

Factory Reset:

To restoring Olympus Tough TG-3 to it’s factory settings, conform to the following instructions:

  • Press [MENU] button
  • Select “SETUP” menu and then press the OK button
  • Press [</ dial left] to select the page tabs
  • Press the [V/ dial down] button to highlight the “Tools 1” tab, which is represented by a wrench and hammer 1 icon, and then press [>/ dial right] button
  • Select “Reset” and then press OK button
  • When a message appears turn the dial to choose “Yes” and then press the [OK] button
  • Press [MENU] button to complete the setting

Read also “Reset a Olympus Stylus SP-100 IHS 16 MP Digital Camera” and another user guides. Hopefully the article of How To Reset Olympus Tough TG-3 Waterproof & Crushproof Digital Camera useful for you.

Reference: Olympus Tough TG-3 manual


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