Waterproof to 15 m : This one is made for underwater photography. Sealing and a double-lock mechanism delivers waterproof performance up to depths of 15 m. Waterproof performance is JIS/IEC protection class 8 (IPX8).
Dustproof : The design features an airtight construction that shuts out sand and dust1. If your camera gets dirty, simply rinse with fresh water to wash off any excess dirt. Dustproof performance is JIS/IEC protection class6 (IP6X).
Shockproof to 2.1 m : Even with a large, bright f/2.0 lens, this model can still clear drop tests of up to 2.1m. Our know-how has been utilised in every facet, including the lens shape, lens positioning, and the lens drive method, resulting in a high level of shock-absorbing performance. Shockproof construction resistant to 2.1 m (MIL-STD-810F compliant).
Crushproof to 100 kgf : To protect all inner parts including the lens unit and circuit boards, an interior protective structure which can withstand a weight of 100kgf1 has been employed. With this crushproof construction, you won’t have to worry about accidentally sitting on your camera when carrying it in your back pocket.
Freezeproof to -10℃ : Operation at low temperatures is guaranteed down to -10℃1. With this feature, you can feel confident capturing your ski and snowboarding trips, and other winter adventures.
Anti-fog : The dual-pane protective glass helps prevent lens fogging in locations with sudden changes in temperature.
High quality images: Lest you think, all this toughness compromises it’s image quality, fact is the bright f/2.0 high-resolution lens delivers high image quality thanks to a combination of the high-speed back-lit CMOS sensor and the latest image processor.
Amazing Macro photographs: The Amazing Variable Macro System consists of four macro shooting modes and two separately available accessories for macro shooting. This system makes it possible to capture amazing photos of the tiniest details.
Advanced underwater photography: The dedicated underwater mode for capturing high quality images underwater is now more advanced than ever, making this a professional grade choice coupled with extremely easy to use UI specially designed for underwater usage.