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Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z2
4.1 out of 10

Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z2

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DP Review
4 weeks ago
  • Conclusion: Fast, fun, and easy to use, the Konica Minolta Z2 offers a compelling combination of features (including some pretty meaty movie capabilities) and image quality at an excellent price.
  • Pros: Good result in the resolution test, Excellent handling and operation, Very fast and responsive in use, Very fast focus - and generally very accurate too, Generally good color, good white balance in daylight (though see cons, below), Excellent range of controls, Nice screen and useable 'switch' vi...
  • Cons: Images look a bit soft, need sharpening in post-processing, Images can be over-contrasty - losing highlight/shadow detail in bright conditions, Occasional mild color casts, Occasional overexposure (and more rarely, underexposure), Visible noise at high ISO's, No image stabilization, camera shake ...
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Overall 6
6.0

Konica Minolta DiMage Z2

PC Magazine
25 March 2006
  • Excerpt: Konica Minolta Photo Imaging U.S.A Inc., www.konicaminolta.com $450 street 4.0 megapixels; 10X optical, 4X digital zoom Unique. Easy to shoot. Easy navigation. Slower telephoto. Average visual resolution and pixel transition.
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Dc Resource
9 June 2004
  • Excerpt: There are a ton of ultra zoom cameras out there, some of which are very good. How does the Z2 compare? Find out in our review!
  • Pros: Full manual controls, Hot shoe (though limited to Minolta flashes), Supports wide-angle conversion lens, Fabulous movie mode: 800 x 600 and 640 x 480!, High quality (but small) LCD, LCD still usable in low light situations, Good redeye test performance, Many burst mode options, Nice macro mode, H...
  • Cons: Above average purple fringing; images seem fuzzy/noisy at times, Low light focusing wasn't great; no AF-assist lamp, Lens rattles, plastic body feels a bit cheap, Continued concerns about durability of switch finder, Camera bundle not great
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Steve's Digicams
1 April 2004
  • Summary: The new 4.0 megapixel DiMAGE Z2 is the second in a series of easy-to-use, powerful SLR-like digital cameras. It features Minolta's GT 10x optical zoom lens and the world's fastest auto focusing system (among digital cameras with a built-in 10x or greater optical zoom.
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Overall 6
6.0

Expert Review

Good Gear Guide.au
12 May 2006
  • Summary: The Z2 delivers a wealth of features for a cheap camera and turns out fairly nice photos. With a little practice, you should be able to get better images using its manual modes.
  • Pros: Automatic modes
  • Cons: Awkward design
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Overall 9
9.0

Konica Minolta Dimage Z2

Testcentralen
15 August 2011
  • Excerpt: Det första som slår mig är tyvärr att kameran är gjord av plast. Kvalitén känns inte helt säker och man håller kameran överdrivet försiktigt när man greppar tag om den för en gång skull.
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Test fotoaparátu Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z2

fotoaparat.cz
22 September 2006
  • Summary: Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z2 je přístroj patřící do kategorie megazoom díky objektivu s rozsahem 38 - 380mm. CCD čidlo má rozlišení 4,2 MPix. Fotoaparát se vyznačuje solidní vybaveností funkcemi a velmi dobrým poměrem cena/výkon. Kvalita plastového těla odpovídá cenové kategorii.
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Overall 8
8.0

Konica-Minolta DiMAGE Z2

Absolut Photo
1 June 2006
  • Excerpt: Aprés le DiMAGE A2, remplaçant du A1, voici le Z2 remplaçant du Z1. Le bridge reprend le même design et la même philosophie : rapidité d'action, gros zoom optique 10x (+ zoom numérique 4x : je vous laisse faire le calcul !).
  • Pros: Zoom 10x, Très réactif, Bonne qualité d'image
  • Cons: On aurait aimé plus d'innovations par rapport au Z1...
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Tecnozoom
17 April 2006
  • Excerpt: Fotocamera digitale Konica Minolta, 4 megapixels (risoluzione massima 2272x1704), Zoom ottico 10x (equiv. 6.3-63mm), Settaggi manuali, Multimedia Card/SD Memory Card (16 Mb incl.), Monitor 1.5', Batterie AA. Registrazione filmati con audio. Dimensioni fotocamera: 110x78x80 mm. 17-04-2006
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Overall 8
7.7

Konica Minolta Dimage Z2

CNET
7 December 2004
  • Conclusion: Ce membre de la famille des Dimage se distingue par son zoom très puissant. Cet appareil affichant une résolution de 4 mégapixels comble en partie le fossé existant entre les automatiques et les modèles complètement manuels.
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