BenQ E1260 Review

 
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Model Name: BenQ E1260 
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General
Model Number: E1260
Camera Format: Compact
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price:  
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Date Available:  
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 3.5 oz (100 g)
Size: 3.6 x 2.3 x 0.7 in.
(92 x 58 x 17 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CCD
Sensor Manufacturer: Sharp
Effective Megapixels: 12.0
Sensor Format: 1/2.3 inch
Sensor size: 28.0735mm2 (6.17mm x 4.55mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 4.82 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
Color Filter Type: RGBG
Self-Cleaning: No
Built-in image stabilization: No
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 1280 x 720 (0.9 MP, 16:9),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG (Exif v2.2)
Continuous-mode frames/second: n/a
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 1280x720 (30)
640x480 (30)
320x240 (30)
Movie File Format: MJPEG w/ WAV audio
Composite Video Out: Yes
NTSC/PAL Switchable Video: Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
HD Video Out: No
HD Video Connection:
Lens & Optics
Lens Mount: n/a
Lens Thread: n/a
Lens Thread Type: n/a
Kit Lens: n/a
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 - 112 mm
Zoom Ratio: 4.00x
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) / f/6.3 (tele) - ???
Normal Focus Range: 12 cm to Infinity
4.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 12 - 100 cm
4.7 - 39.4 in
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 5x
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: No
Auto Focus Type: n/a
Auto Focus Assist Light? n/a
Manual Focus: No
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Focus Peaking: No
EVF Resolution In Pixels:  
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Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 2.7
Rear Display Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: No
Tilt Swivel Screen: No
Selfie Screen: No
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native): 0
Minimum ISO (native):  
ISO Settings: Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400* (3 megapixel or lower)
Auto ISO Mode: Yes
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent L, Manual
Shutter Speed Range: 15 - 1/2000
Bulb Mode: No
Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes:  
Program, Aperture, Shutter, Manual (PASM) Modes: No
Creative Exposure Modes: Yes, including Landscape, Portrait, Backlight, Backlight Portrait, Night Scene, Night Portrait, Macro, Sunset, Text, Foliage, Snow, Still Mode, Sports, Self Portrait, and Smart Scene (automatically selects one of first twelve scene types)
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Time Lapse (intervalometer): No
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto Flash, Auto Anti Red-eye, Force On, Slow Sync, Forced Off
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: n/a
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation:  
External Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC
Dual Card Slots: No
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: MJPEG w/ WAV audio
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-fi: No
Built-In GPS: No
Bluetooth: No
NFC: No
Microphone Jack: No
Headphone Jack: No
External Connections: USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
PictBridge Compliant: Yes
DPOF Compliant: Yes
Remote Control: No
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Performance Timing
Cycle Time RAW Format (secs):  
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Camera penalizes early shutter press? No
Continuous Mode Rate (fps):  
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Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary 700mAh
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary 700mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included (external or internal): Yes
External Charger Included:
Internal Charging Supported:
CIPA Rating Monitor (Live View): 150
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software:  
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