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Casio Exilim EX-Z10, EX-Z110, EX-Z120

Aug 4, 2005 at 08:05 GMT

Casio has today announced three new cameras into its Exilim line up that are designed to be 'user-friendly, fun and convenient'. The 7.2 megapixel EX-Z120, 6.0 megapixel EX-Z110 and 5.0 megapixel black EX-Z10. The all feature the Exilim Engine with Anti Shake DSP, plus High Sensitivity modes. Other features include full manual control, 2-inch LCD, 10cm (Z120 only), 640 x 480-pixel movie mode and 6cm macro facility. The Casio EXILIM Zoom EX-Z110 will be available next month, while the Casio EXILIM Zoom EX-Z10 and EX-Z120 will be available in October. No price has been set for any of the new models.

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New Digital Cameras Focus on User-Friendly Convenience

High Performance EXILIM ZOOM with Anti Shake DSP for Everyone High Performance EXILIM ZOOM with Anti Shake DSP for Everyone

August 4, 2005, London, EnglandCASIO ELECTRONICS CO. LTD., in conjunction with its parent company CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD. announced the release of the latest additions to its EXILIM ZOOM line up with the EX-Z10, EX-Z110, and EX-Z120 digital cameras. Designed to be user-friendly, fun, and convenient, as well as featuring CASIO’s renowned EXILIM Engine with Anti Shake DSP, these offerings are intended to introduce the ease and enjoyment of high quality digital photography and world-class performance to anyone, anywhere.

The EXILIM digital camera series represents the culmination of CASIO’s core technologies, combining cutting-edge miniaturization and digital expertise with state-of-the-art photographic capability. As with all digital cameras in the EXILIM series, the new EXILIM ZOOM models feature CASIO’s EXILIM Engine, an image processing module that delivers high quality images, quick operation, and low power consumption, all of which have made EXILIM the camera of choice for many users the world over.

These latest models feature the Anti Shake DSP, which reduces blurring caused by shaking hands or moving subjects, while the Auto Macro and Quick Shutter functions ensure that photos are properly focused. High Sensitivity Mode produces clear shots with a bright background without the flash, even when lighting is dim. The EX-Z120 features 7.2 megapixel resolution and 32 scene BESTSHOT function located on a convenient mode dial. The EX-Z110 features 6.0 megapixels and the EX-Z10 features 5.0 megapixels, both with practical 28 scene BESTSHOT.

For enhanced user-friendliness, the mode dial and easy mode menu use simple icon images that make picture taking a snap for beginner digital camera users. The EXILIM’s emblematic quick start-up is further made convenient with easily accessible DIRECT ON buttons that enable fast start-up for quick shots and photo viewing. All three new models run on AA batteries and have an AV out port allowing quick and convenient image viewing on televisions. Each camera has a 2.0-inch TFT color LCD display as well as a standard optical viewfinder, a 3x optical zoom, and VGA (640x480pixels) size video recording capabilities. Of course, EXILIM standard features, such as short release time lag, allow pictures to be taken almost instantaneously, so you never miss the important moments. For those who want to enjoy more ambitious photography, these cameras support manual settings such as adjustable shutter speed and aperture for creative photo experiments, satisfying the needs of aspiring minds.

The EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z10, EX-Z110, and EX-Z120 cameras are designed to bring the fun and convenience of digital photography to people everywhere with user-friendly features that are true to CASIO’s tradition of cutting-edge technology, intelligent functionality, and high-quality photography.

CASIO EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z10, EX-Z110 & EX-Z120 FEATURES

High Performance, Advanced Capabilities

Easy to Operate User-friendly Mode

Enhanced Quick Responsiveness

Convenient and Multivariate Functions

Movie Functions

Miscellaneous

Casio Exilim EX-Z120 specifications

Sensor

• 1/1.8" Type CCD
• 7.4 million pixels total
• 7.2 million effective pixels

Image sizes • 3072 x 2304
• 3072 x 2048 (3:2)
• 2560 x 1920
• 2048 x 1536
• 1600 x 1200
• 640 x 480
Movie clips • 640 x 480 (HQ and Normal) @ 28 fps
• 320 x 240 (LP) @ 14 fps
• Limited only by the capacity of the memory card
File formats

• Still: JPEG
• Movie: AVI
• Sound: WAV

Lens • 38 - 114mm (35 mm equiv) 3x optical zoom
• F 2.8 - 5.1
Digital zoom Up to 4x
Focus Contrast type AF
Focus distance • Normal: 40cm to infinity
• Macro: 10 - 50cm
• Manual: 10cm to infinity
Metering • Multi
• Spot
• Center-weighted
ISO sensitivity • Auto
• ISO 50
• ISO 100
• ISO 200
• ISO 400
• Max ISO is 1600 when taking pictures with Anti-shake or High Sensitivity
Exposure compensation • +/- 2EV
• 1/3 EV steps
Shutter speed 1/8 - 1/1600 sec
Aperture F2.8/4.0, automatic switching
Modes • Program
• Shutter priority
• Aperture priority
• Manual
Scene modes 32 BESTSHOT modes
White balance • Auto
• Six modes
• Manual
Self timer • 2 or 10 secs
• Triple self-timer
Continuous shooting Yes
Flash • Built-in
• Modes: Auto, Flash On, Flash Off, Red Eye Reduction
• Range: 0.4 to 2.3 m (W); 0.4 to 1.2 m (T)
Viewfinder Optical
LCD monitor • 2" TFT LCD
• 84,960 pixels
Connectivity • USB
• AV out
• DC in
Print compliance • Exif V 2.2
• DPOF
• PIM III
• PictBridge
Storage • SD/MMC card
• 8.7 MB built-in memory
Power 2 x AA size alkaline/rechargeable NiMH/lithium batteries
Weight (no batt) 138 g (4.9 oz)
Dimensions 90 x 60 x 27 mm (3.5 x 2.3 x 1.1 in)

Casio Exilim EX-Z110 and Z10 specifications

 


Casio Exilim EX-Z110


Casio Exilim EX-Z10

Sensor

• 1/2.5" Type CCD
• 6.4 million pixels total
• 6.0 million effective pixels

• 1/2.5" Type CCD
• 5.3 million pixels total
• 5.0 million effective pixels

Image sizes • 2816 x 2112
• 2816 x 1872 (3:2)
• 2304 x 1728
• 2048 x 1536
• 1600 x 1200
• 640 x 480
• 2560 x 1920
• 2560 x 1712 (3:2)
• 2304 x 1728
• 1600 x 1200
• 640 x 480
Movie clips • 640 x 480 (HQ and Normal) @ 30 fps
• 320 x 240 (LP) @ 15 fps
• Limited only by the capacity of the memory card
File formats

• Still: JPEG
• Movie: AVI
• Sound: WAV

Lens • 38 - 114mm (35 mm equiv) 3x optical zoom
• F 3.1 - 5.4
Digital zoom Up to 4x
Focus Contrast type AF
Focus distance • Normal: 40cm to infinity
• Macro: 6 - 50cm
• Manual: 6cm to infinity
Metering • Multi
• Spot
• Center-weighted
ISO sensitivity • Auto
• ISO 50
• ISO 100
• ISO 200
• ISO 400
• Max ISO is 1600 when taking pictures with Anti-shake or High Sensitivity
• Auto
• ISO 50
• ISO 100
• ISO 200
• ISO 400
• Max ISO is 800 when taking pictures with Anti-shake or High Sensitivity
Exposure compensation • +/- 2EV
• 1/3 EV steps
Shutter speed 1/8 - 1/2000 sec
Aperture F3.1/4.4, automatic switching
Modes • Program
• Shutter priority
• Aperture priority
• Manual
Scene modes 28 BESTSHOT modes
White balance • Auto
• Six modes
• Manual
Self timer • 2 or 10 secs
• Triple self-timer
Continuous shooting Yes
Flash • Built-in
• Modes: Auto, Flash On, Flash Off, Red Eye Reduction
• Range: 0.4 to 3.1m (W); 0.4 to 1.8 m (T)
Viewfinder Optical
LCD monitor • 2" TFT LCD
• 84,960 pixels
Connectivity • USB
• AV out
• DC in
Print compliance • Exif V 2.2
• DPOF
• PIM III
• PictBridge
Storage • SD/MMC card
• 8.7 MB built-in memory
Power 2 x AA size alkaline/rechargeable NiMH/lithium batteries
Weight (no batt) 136 g (4.8 oz) 138 g (4.9 oz)
Dimensions 90 x 60 x 27 mm (3.5 x 2.3 x 1.1 in)

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