|Casio Exilim EX-Z70|
Dennis Hissink : June 23th 2006 - 00:18 CET
Casio Exilim EX-Z70 : Casio Europe and its parent company, Casio Computer Co announced today the release of the Casio Exilim ZOOM EX-Z70, a new addition to its stylish series of Exilim digital cameras. The Casio Exilim Z70, the newest high-resolution member of the Exilim family, delivers an effective 7.2 Megapixels. The Casio Exilim series has a reputation for transforming the digital camera market. Slim and stylish, packed with superior functionality, and astonishingly easy to use, Exilim cameras combine the benefits of compact size, intuitive controls, large displays, and long battery life. At this moment there is no information about pricing or availability of the new Casio Exilim EX Z70 digital compact camera. |
Casio EX-Z70 - 7 Megapixel CCD sensor|
The release of the new Casio EX-Z70 camera complements the already available Casio Z60, a high performan- ce, 6.0 Megapixel model released earlier this year. The Casio Exilim EX-Z70 increases the resolution to 7.2 Megapixels for even more detailed, beautiful photographs. The camera's lightweight aluminum body comes finished in luxurious black. The top of the body is rounded to give it a soft look, and the overall design is a perfect blend of fashion and functionality. The Casio Z70 captures moments in a stylish package that puts high image quality.
Casio Exilim EX-Z70 features
• Effective pixels: 7.2 million
• Sensor: 2.5-inch square pixel color CCD
• Lens: f/3.1 (W) to f/5.9 (T), 38 - 114 mm (35mm format)
• Zoom: 3x optical and 4x digital
• Auto focus and manual focus
• JPEG format
• 8.3MB built-in memory, SD and MMC support
• 2.5 inch LCD monitor
• Dimensions: 95.2 (W) × 60.6 (H) × 19.8 (D) mm
• Weight: 118 g
Casio Exilim Z70 digital camera - Anti Shake
Like its forerunner, the Casio Exilim EX-Z70 features Easy Mode, a user-friendly camera menu for beginners. Easy Mode simplifies the wide array of camera settings to three easy menus (image size, flash, and self-timer). With Easy Mode, users can make camera settings using simple onscreen descriptions, enabling even beginners to get started right away with the fun of photography. A combination of other powerful features ensures that beautiful photos are captured with just a touch of the shutter button: Anti Shake DSP for reducing photo blur due to shaky hands or moving subjects, BEST SHOT function for getting optimal photo results simply by selecting a sample image of the type of scene the user wants to shoot and a large 2.5-inch LCD for great visibility.
About Casio Europe
Casio belongs to the leaders of the worldwide electronics market - in Europe alone, an annual turnover of more than EUR 440 million is achieved. With the company expanding internationally, Casio Computer Co. GmbH was founded in 1972. Located in Hamburg, the branch was a distributor whose area of authority grew continually. Today, the "Casio Europe GmbH" is the European headquarters. It serves the whole of Europe and is directly responsible for Germany and Austria. A total of around 300 employees work at Casio's European headquarters, which also feature an adjoining warehouse. The premises house all of the company's functional divisions, including the sales, marketing and service units. In 1994, Casio's European headquarters moved to its current location in the 'Business-Park' business district of the city of Norderstedt, which is also situated in the immediate vicinity of Hamburg's airport. Casio's employs a total of around 530 people throughout Europe. Its subsidiaries in Great Britain and France, its representation in Russia and its numerous distributors in other European countries form an efficient network which guarantees optimal sales coverage and a high level of service.