Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z750 Digital Camera news
Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z750
7.2 megapixel digital camera, 3x Optical Zoom lens, 2.5 inch TFT colour display
News: Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z750 Digital Camera Press release
CASIO ELECTROINCS CO., LTD. has announced an exciting addition to its popular EXILIM ZOOM series. The new CASIO EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z750 is equipped with an astonishing 7.2 megapixels and an array of manual features. It offers extended battery life, making it ideal for use during long vacations, business travel, and other occasions requiring the amazing stamina that these cameras offer.
The CASIO EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z750
The EX-Z750's 7.2 megapixel CCD delivers excellent picture quality with remarkably high definition, while the optical 3 x zoom lens and large 2.5“ TFT colour display makes framing and sharing shots a breeze. In addition to standard automatic operation, an extremely versatile array of shooting functions enables users to achieve a variety of photo effects. Using MPEG-4 format, high quality movies can also be taken in VGA size (640 x 480 pixels) at 30 frames per second. CASIO has included its EXILIM Engine to reduce power consumption and its SUPER LIFE battery to enable an impressive 325 shots (CIPA standards) on a single charge. When set in its cradle, an AV out connection allows the user to view and share the photos or movies taken on their television.
CASIO's cameras are now well known worldwide for their advanced miniaturisation and digital technology. The entire range encompasses slim, compact bodies coupled with the latest in digital imaging, making them faster, smaller, and more powerful. CASIO's unique developments, such as the EXILIM Engine and SUPER LIFE battery technology, along with sleek design put the CASIO EXILIM cameras at the cutting edge of the digital camera world.
Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z750 Availability
The Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z750 will be available in the UK from the beginning of April 2005, from all good photographic stores. Recommended retail prices will be confirmed closer to the time of availability.
Casio Exilim EX-Z750 FEATURES
7.2 MEGAPIXEL QUALITY WITH VERSATILE SHOOTING FUNCTIONS :
• Imaging CCD with an effective 7.2 megapixels, along with a 3x optical zoom lens enables high-quality, high-resolution photographs.
• SUPER-LIFE battery enables up to 325 shots on a single charge (CIPA standards).
• AF assist light makes focus operation easier even in dark settings.
• High-speed startup enables shooting approximately 0.9 seconds* 1 after the power is turned on.
• Release time lag of only 0.007 seconds means images are recorded approximately 0.007 seconds after the shutter is released.* 2
• High-speed picture playback of approx. 0.1 seconds interval.
• Continuous shutter function enables photos to be taken in approximately 0.9 seconds intervals (using normal photo quality, 3072 x 2034 size).
• Manual exposure mode enables greater flexibility for more image control.
• Manual settings can be quickly set on a single screen via the EX Button.
• “Continuous Zoom” enables automatic framing function that crops and resizes pictures to create optimally framed images, taking 2 images with a single press of the shutter.
• “ART SHOT” function enables pastel, illustration or cross-filter effect processing on the liquid crystal monitor during shooting to deliver the creation of artistic images.
• ID photo function enables with a single press of the shutter, the automatic layout and shooting of five differently sized portrait photos saved as 1 image, ideal for resumes and drivers licenses.
• “BESTSHOT” * 3 function enables the user to choose the desired setting from samples.
HIGH QUALITY MOVIE MODE
• MPEG-4 format used at VGA size (640 × 480 pixels), at 30 frames/sec. for high-quality smooth video.
• 3x optical zoom lens, with macro mode allowing shooting down to as close as 10 cm.
• Movie BEST SHOT: select a scene* 4 from among the predefined scenarios to achieve the best results
• Approx. 2 hours and 50 minutes of movie shooting on a single battery charge (continuous recording).
• Past Movie function enables video recording to begin from five seconds before the shutter is pressed.
• Short Movie function enables up to eight s