|Casio Exilim EX S600D|
Dennis Hissink : June 26th 2006 - 07:30 CET
Casio Exilim EX S600D : Casio Europe introduces the Casio Exilim Card EX S600D, an ultra-slim, card-sized, high-resolution camera. This 6 Megapixel addition to the Exilim digital camera series can also take high-quality movies in DivX format, a video compression technology developed by DivX, Inc. of the US. Fitting easily into a pocket, EXILIM CARD digital cameras are ready to go wherever their users go, so no one has to miss a once-in-a-lifetime photographic moment again. Casio has previously released the Casio EX S600, which shoots 6 Megapixel photos and takes high-quality movies in MPEG-4 format. The Casio EX-S600 has been a hit among people who want a digital camera that makes it a snap to shoot both still pictures and movies.|
Casio Exilim S600D - DivX video |
DivX video is a cutting-edge video compression technology which delivers high-quality video in reduced file sizes. It also allows users to save movies on CD-R and DVD-R computer media without the time-consuming hassle of having to convert file formats. And with a DivX-Certified DVD player, users can enjoy DivX movies on their TVs. By building DivX into the new Casio Exilim EX S600D, Casio has expanded the world of movie-making fun, making it easier than ever before to give the gift of a special moment on DVD to friends and family.
Casio Exilim EX S600D camera - Anti Shake and Digital effects
The new Casio Exilim S600D has all the features of the Casio EX-S600, but it can take movies in the DivX format. The new model will be sold primarily online in Europe. This latest addition to the Exilim Card series offers all the popular features of its forerunner, the Casio EX-S600. These include an Anti Shake DSP for reducing photo blur due to shaky hands or moving subjects and movie blur due to shaky hands, Super Life Battery for about 300 still pictures (CIPA standard), Revive Shot for refreshing the faded colors of old photographs, using digital technology to bring them back to life and Past Movie, which starts recording the movie 5 seconds before the Record button is pressed. The addition of the Casio Exilim EX-S600D to the Exilim Card digital camera series makes it even more fun to shoot photos and movies, creating whole new possibilities in digital photography.
Casio Exilim EX-S600D features
• Effective pixels: 6.0 million
• Sensor: 2.5-inch square pixel color CCD
• Lens: f/2.7 (W) to f/4.3 (T), 38 - 114 mm (35mm format)
• Zoom: 3x optical and 4x digital
• Auto focus
• JPEG and DivX format
• 8.3MB built-in memory, SD and MMC support
• 2.2 inch LCD monitor
• Dimensions: 90.0 (W) × 59.0 (H) × 16.1 (D) mm
• Weight: 115 g
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.