Olympus Tough TG-5 Red Digital camera is integrated with a 1/2.3-inch 12MP BSI CMOS sensor optimized for low light sensitivity and a wide dynamic range. A durable and is incredibly waterproof at 50ft without the housing, shockproof from a height of 2.1m and freezeproof down to -10°C. The TG-5 is an amazing camera designed for travel and gives you the best quality and has the ability to handle strong pressure so you can take lots of pictures under the water.
It has a WiFi capability, including camera control via smartphone
Fast f/2.0-4.9 lens with 4.5mm - 18mm focal length (equivalent to 25mm - 100mm)
It comes with a minimum working distance of 1cm in super macro mode.
The definitive high-image-quality Tough camera. Relive your adventures with the TG-5.
Whether it be in the mountains, on the beach, or in the snow, the Tough series can withstand the most punishing environments. The TG-5 is the pinnacle of the Tough series, and its new image sensor and new TruePic VIII image processor deliver significant improvements to image quality. It is equipped with a Field Sensor System which records various field data so you can recreate the shooting experience on your smartphone. Take this camera with you to make outdoor activities, such as mountain climbing and diving, even more fun.
Further advanced image quality and Tough performance
The TG-5 is equipped with the latest image sensor and image processor, and a bright f/2.0 high-resolution lens for high image quality. Its Tough performance and anti-fog dual-pane protective glass make for worry-free use in the harshest environments.
The Field Sensor System lets you relive your experiences
Data, such as latitude/longitude, temperature, and altitude/depth, recorded by the Field Sensor System during your shoot can be imported to your smartphone using the Olympus Image Track app to realistically recreate the experience of shooting.
4K Movie Compatibility
The TG-5 features significant improvements in video recording. It is compatible with 4K Movie which provides the ability to capture a greater level of detail in your videos. High-speed Movie is also supported, providing 120-fps recording capability at Full HD resolution.
The Variable Macro System expands macro photography
The Variable Macro System consists of four shooting modes for expanded macro photography and two separately available accessories for close-up shooting. This system makes it possible to capture photos of the tiniest details that cannot be seen with the naked eye.
Versatile shooting modes for creative expression
The TG-5 is packed with a variety of shooting modes such as Underwater Mode optimised for underwater photography, and Pro Capture for capturing split-second movement. With these features, more creative expression can be achieved easily.
Superb controls and system expandability
Photography in the most punishing environments require excellent controls and system expandability. The TG-5 camera design has been improved with this in mind, for easier use and more versatile shooting.
What's in the box
LI-92B Li-ion battery
F-5AC USB-AC adapter
Mega Pixel (MP)
Sensor Size (mm)
6.17 x 4.55 mm
White balance presets
Custom white balance
Yes (4 slots)
JPEG quality levels
Basic, Fine, Normal
Boosted ISO (minimum) 100
Boosted ISO (maximum) 12800
Continuous, Contrast Detect (sensor), Face Detection, Live View, Multi-area, Phase Detect, Selective single-point, Single
Number of focus points
Focal length Multiplier (X)
Focal length (equiv.) 25–100 mm
Maximum aperture F2–4.9