Casio EX-ZR100 Review

October 12, 2011 | Gavin Stoker | |


Number of Effective Pixels 12.1 megapixels(/million)
Image Sensor   1/2.3-inch high-speed CMOS(back-illuminated type)
Total Pixels 12.75 megapixels(/million)
File Format Still Images JPEG (Exif Ver2.3), DCF2.0, DPOF
Movies MOV format, H.264/AVC, IMA-ADPCM (stereo)
Built-in Memory tba
Recording Media SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card compatible
Number of Recorded Pixels Still Images 12M(4000x3000), 3:2(4000x2656), 16:9(4000x2240), 10M(3648x2736), 8M(3264x2448), 5M(2560x1920), 3M(2048x1536), VGA(640x480)
Movies FHD : 1920 x 1080(30fps) , STD?640 x 480(30fps) HS : 224 x 64(1000fps) / 224 x 160(480fps) / 432 x 320(240fps) / 432 x 320(30-240fps)
Recording Capacity Still Images SD Memory Card 1GB*1 tba
Movies Recording Time tba
SD Memory Card 1GB *1 tba
High-speed Continuous Shutter 40fps, 30fps, 15fps, 10fps, 5fps, 3fps (10M)
Lens Construction 9 lenses in 8 groups, including aspherical lens
F-number F3.0(W) ~ F5.9(T)
Focal Length   f= 4.24~53.0mm
35mm-Film Equivalent Approx. 24 ~ 300mm
Zoom Ratio 12.5X optical zoom, 18.8X Single Frame SR Zoom, 25.0X Multi Frame SR Zoom (10M), 4X digital zoom, 199.3X maximum digital zoom (in combination with HD Zoom, VGA size)
Focus Focus Type Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Focus Mode Auto Focus, Macro, Super Macro, Infinity Mode, Manual Focus
AF Area Intelligent, Spot, Multi, Tracking
AF Assist Lamp Yes
Focus Range *2(From Lens Surface) Auto Focus Approx. 5 cm ~Infinity (W)
Macro Approx. 1cm ~ 50 cm (Fifth step from widest setting)
Super Macro Approx. 1 cm ~ 50cm
Infinity Mode Infinity
Manual Focus Approx. 5 cm ~ Infinity (W)
Exposure Exposure Metering Multi pattern, Center Weighted, Spot by CMOS
Exposure Control Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Speed Priority AE, Manual Exposure
Exposure Compensation -2EV to +2EV (in 1/3EV steps)
Shutter   CMOS electronic shutter, mechanical shutter
Shutter Speed*3 Auto 1 ~ 1/2000 second
Aperture Priority AE 1 ~ 1/2000 second
Shutter Speed Priority AE 15 ~ 1/2000 second (high-speed continuous shutter: up to 1/40000 second)
Manual Exposure 15 ~ 1/2000 second (high-speed continuous shutter: up to 1/40000 second)
Aperture*2 F3.0 (W) ~ F7.9 (W) *4
White Balance Auto WB, Daylight, Overcast, Shade, Day White Fluorescent, Daylight Fluorescent, Tungsten, Manual WB
ISO Sensitivity (SOS *5) Still Images Auto/100/200/400/800/1600/3200
Movies Auto
Other Functions CMOS-shift image stabilization, HDR, HDR ART, BEST SHOT, Premium Auto, Still In Movie, Dynamic Photo(Play mode only), Slide Panorama
Self-Timer 10 seconds, 2 seconds, Triple Self-timer
Built-in Flash Flash Mode Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Red eye reduction
Flash Range tba
Monitor 3.0-inch TFT color LCD (Super Clear LCD), 460,800 dots (960 x 480)
Timekeeping Function Date and Time Recorded with image data
On-image Time Stamp Function Yes
Auto Calendar To 2049
World Time 162 cities in 32 time zones, City name, date, time, summer time
External connection terminal USB port (Hi-Speed USB compatible) / AV output terminal(NTSC/PAL), HDMI TM*6 output(Mini) *7
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Monaural
Power Requirement Rechargeable lithium ion battery (NP-130)
Battery Life tba
Dimensions W × H × D (CIPA Standards) 104.8 x 59.1 x 28.6 mm (24.2mm thickness excluding protruding parts)
Weight (CIPA Standards) Approx. 205 g (Including Battery and Memory Card *1) / Approx. 165 g (Excluding Battery and Memory Card)
Bundled Accessories Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery (NP-130), Lithium Ion Battery Charger (BC-130L), AC Power Cord, USB Cable, AV Cable, Strap, CD-ROM