Excerpt: Kodak has produced a very cool and very slim (their thinnest yet) digital camera dressed in a tough black, silver and chrome metal case. The exterior glows when its powered up with blue lights through its stylised buttons on the top & back of the camera and is ready to use in less than a couple of...
Conclusion: Kodak EasyShare V550 digital camera Within the unsurpassed Kodak EasyShare system the Kodak EasyShare V550 takes up a prominent place. It's a beautiful and neatly finished camera with specifications that will appeal to many people. Kodak has actually used some good components here.
Conclusion: The Kodak EasyShare V550 is a great camera for all ages. It's built extremely well, and it has great set of features. Having a pocket-sized camera that delivers excellent results with no thinking on the part of the photographer is amazing.
Pros: Lightweight and compact, Metal construction, A wide variety of scene modes, Anti-shake technology and warning system, Optical viewfinder, A very capable movie recorder with sound
Cons: No manual controls, Spare battery not readily available, Buttons on camera a little stiff
Excerpt: The EasyShare V550 ($400) and it's sibling, the V530 ($350), mark Kodak's entry into the "stylish and compact" category. I suppose you could throw the EasyShare ONE into the mix, but it still not shipped as of this writing, and it's going to be on the expensive side.
Pros: Very good photo quality, Compact, stylish body; comes in two colors, Large, high resolution LCD display plus an optical viewfinder, LCD usable in low light, AF-assist lamp; good low light focusing, Excellent movie mode; zoom lens can be used (though zoom motor noise is picked up), Plenty of scene...
Cons: Poor battery life, Images a tad bit soft; adjust the in-camera sharpening if you agree, ISO 800 option not terribly useful: lowest resolution is used, noise levels too high for prints, LCD turns off during continuous shooting, Long shutter speed mode locks ISO at Auto setting, Needs manual contro...
Summary: The Kodak EasyShare V550 Zoom is elegant
in its all-metal ultra compact body with a SCHNEIDER-KREUZNACH
C-VARIOGON 3x optical zoom. It is strictly a Point-and-Shoot
camera with Auto and scene modes and everything
is designed for easy use.
Summary: The Kodak EasyShare V550 — Digicam design from a new perspective Kodak says women buy more than half of all electronics products sold in the United States. This simple piece of information led Kodak’s marketing folks to re-evaluate just exactly who their “typical consumers” really were.
Summary: The EASYSHARE V-series digital cameras are the smallest and thinnest cameras that Kodak has ever produced. Smaller and thinner than a deck of playing cards, the V530 and V550 are designed for those who seek high-style, compact personal electronics that combine excellent image quality, performance...