Budget Camera Shootout: Casio Exilim EX-Z75 vs. Pentax Optio M30
16 December 2008
Excerpt: Budget Camera Shootout: Casio Exilim EX-Z75 vs. Pentax Optio M30111753CasioEX-Z75On the surface so many 3x zoom compact digicams look virtually identical. How do you tell them apart, and what really separates one 3x zoom budget digicam from the next?
Excerpt: This is a very thin body digital camera, indeed. Casio Exilim Z75 has an Anti-Shake function, which helps to reduce blurring due to moving subjects or shaky hands. A special thing about this camera is the World Time: contains a database with 162 cities from 32 zones and a built-in quartz digital...
Summary: The Casio EXILIM Zoom Z75 is, in reality, more a makeover of the Z70 than a major leap forward; that larger LCD being one of the key changes. The picture quality is good though and the addition of that larger screen and widescreen capture for stills and movies adds pep.
Pros: Good price, slim design, large colour LCD, USB 2.0 connectivity, good image quality at lower ISOs
Cons: No optical viewfinder, noise at higher ISOs, pixel fringing around high contrast areas
Summary: The 7.2 megapixel Casio Exilim EX-Z75 hasn’t changed too much from its predecessor, the Z70, but the changes are welcome. The primary difference is that the Z75 features a 2.6 inch, wide LCD like the Casio S770 has.
Excerpt: I like cameras that I can tote around easily, especially when I'm traveling extensively. Which incidentally I did lately. I had taken the Casio Z75 with me on this little excursion, so I decided to provide a complete update on the camera (because I'm sure you wouldn’t want to be bored with a...
Excerpt: Adapté aux photographes débutants, l' Exilim Z75 de Casio est compact et extra plat disposant d'un mode "Easy" ainsi qu'un mode BESTSHOT. Disposant d'un capteur CCD de plus de 7 millions de pixels et d'un zoom optique de 3x, Cet appareil photo reprend la technologie "Anti Shake DSP" (diminution du...
Pros: Allumage et déclenchement très rapide, Objectif de qualité, Ultraplat
Cons: Mauvaise dispositions des touches, Problèmes de flou, Sensibilité limitée à 400 ISO