Review: Casio EXILIM EX-10 – a Premium Compact Digital Camera

Not much information on the Japanese electronics manufacturer, Casio, at the end of 2013. Despite this, Casio was already preparing a quality digital compact camera called the Casio EXILIM EX-10. This camera is predicted as a premium digital camera with a stylish design that is comfortable like a pocket camera in hand and taken away. Casio also pinned bracketing premium features that allow you to produce quality images.

Casio EXILIM EX-10 comes with a compact design like other digital pocket camera even comes with a myriad of the best features like a DSLR camera. This camera comes with an elegant shape measuring 119.9mm x 67.9mm x 48.6mm with a total weight of 350 grams. This camera is very fitting shape hands. Comes with quality materials, makes the whole body feels lighter yet sturdy. The camera also features a 3.5-inch color LCD screen with Brightness Control technology. Interestingly Its LCD screen can be rotated up to 180 degrees and down 55 degrees.

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Casio neatly arrange the buttons on the device’s settings. You will find a variety of buttons typical settings, like other Casio EXILIM digital cameras. At Casio’s latest cameras, manufacturers also separate video recording button, so you can instantly record the event, without the hassle of looking at a row of other modes. At the top, there is a mode knob is designed to be easy to play like a SLR camera. Next to the shoot button is also designed to be easily accessible by your fingers.

Image Quality & Resolution

Casio EXILIM EX-10 armed with the best technology. This digital camera can produce images of the biggest resolution: 4,000 x 3,000 pixels to a small 480 x 480 pixels. In terms of video, the camera is capable of recording with a resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels and 640 x 480 pixels with HD quality. This camera can produce images with JPEG and RAW. For video, this camera produces Mp4 video format.

In terms of shooting, the premium digital camera has various modes like other digital cameras. There are various types of modes such as Intelligent Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, until Panorama. There are also features of the Auto white balance with the image sensor and white balance correction; Autofocus and manual focus; HDR Painting; Metering Modes and Exposure Control Systems, auto and manual ISO to video capture mode. One thing that is reliable in this premium digital camera, is a premium-bracketing feature, which lets you take nine pictures in the same time with different settings. This being the first camera equipped with the premium features.

Features

Casio EXILIM EX-10 armed with 4x optical zoom that brings you to capture more detailed images. Additional 5-axis image stabilization technology that reduces noise and blur on shots. To overcome the complexity when transferring data, Casio has equipped the wifi feature on this device. In this device you will find the settings of ISO 80 to ISO 12800.

Performance

In this new device, Casio uses a CMOS sensor with 12.1 megapixel resolution. Thanks to the best supported processor, and lens 6.0-24mmf / 1.8-f / 2.5 (28-112mm 35mm format), this camera is able to produce the best quality images and displays clear images with lighting, more sharp and accurate. BSI technology also makes the quality of the images from Casio EXILIM EX-10 is not much different, by quality of the shot of another premium camera. Interestingly, there is rumored to Control the ring, which makes this camera lens can be replaced or added.

Conclusion

Casio may not be as famous as the other camera manufacturers. Nevertheless, Casio did not lose in releasing a quality digital camera. Casio EXILIM EX-10 is prepared to meet the needs of premium digital camera users, with the shape and dimensions are not too large like a digital pocket camera. Casio also presents a variety of classy features to answer the market demand. This makes the Casio EXILIM EX-10 as the highest EXILIM series. This latest Digital Camera from Casio will be released at the end of November 2013 in Japan. Unfortunately there is no certainty, about the circulation of these devices outside of Japan. You need to spend more for $ 790 to be able to get this premium digital camera.

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