Casio launches Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 camera in India

Wednesday, January 5, 2011, 19:37 by Tech Correspondent

Casio has unveiled an ultra-thin compact digital camera in India. The new Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 addition is intended to expand the Exilim family portfolio.

Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 is equipped with Exilim Engine 5.0 and super-resolution technology, Premium Auto function; own original Dynamic Photo function, and Art Shot function. Priced at Rs. 9,495, it is available at company’s stores and all other notable retail outlets. Related: Previous Casio Exilim cameras

Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 is available in six colors: black, pink, blue, silver, yellow and red.  The camera can capture any landscape with its distinguished different setting options.

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Photo: Casio Exilim EX-Z800

The Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 is slim with 4X optical zoom lens offering 27mm wide-angle view. It is crafted well and takes up a dimension of just 17.8 mm thick and only 14.9 mm thinner part. The camera with a stylish metallic body captures images at 14.1 MP resolutions with an approximate 1.5 times optical zooming expansion. Also see: Top Canon digital cameras in India

The camera acquires Super-Resolution Technology to improve edges, flat areas, and texture while enlarging an image. It may broaden the analysis to deliver photos with an exceptional image quality and further alters the border of the picture for perfect alignment.

Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 digital camera with Super Resolution Digital Zoom maximizes the photo zooming to a certain extent and paves the way to reduce image-quality deformation. The camera also features Casio’s CCD shift image stabilization mechanisms to stabilize either lens or image sensor to effectively reduce blur due to camera shake on low shutter speeds, has view/delete buttons, and dedicated shoot.

The Premium Autofunction of Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 has the ability to capture images at different modes night scenes, back lighting, a blue sky, green trees or a sunset and a subject in motion. Additionally it has the ability to optimize exposure settings and ISO range from low 50 to high-sensitive 3200 with 1/2 – 1/2000 second and 4 – 1/2000 seconds of Shutter Speed.

Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 has Contrast Detection Auto Focus, SR Zoom, Auto Focus, Macro, Super Macro, Infinity mode, Manual focus with Intelligent, Spot, Multi, Tracking Focusing options for better quality photos. The integrated Photo Function creates ‘Moving Photos’ on the camera from a variety of backgrounds up to as long as 20 seconds.

Further, the captured images can be shared by uploading on You Tube or posted on a blog through included software. An artistic touch on photos is obtained by an Art Shot Function, powered by image processing technology in Exilim Engine 5.0 projects the picture as oil painted, or water colored one.

The camera weighs 4.4 oz including battery and memory card with 3.5 x 2.0 x 77mm dimension. The device is power-packed with 14.5MB Lithium-Ion Internal Memory and is compatible with SD/SDHC Memory Card. Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 digital camera is compact, analyses 10, 0000 levels of combination and even brightness levels observed by human eye.

The slim Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z800 digital camera may prove to be a tough competitor for Sony Cybershot, Kodak EasyShare, and Samsung ST Series.