Casio EX-Z77 Review

 
Camera Reviews / Casio Cameras i Preview
Basic Specifications
Full model name: Casio EXILIM Zoom EX-Z77
Resolution: 7.20 Megapixels
Sensor size: 1/2.5 inch
(5.8mm x 4.3mm)
Kit Lens: 3.00x zoom
(38-114mm eq.)
Viewfinder: LCD
Extended ISO: 50 - 1600
Shutter: 4 - 1/2000
Max Aperture: 3.1
Dimensions: 3.7 x 2.3 x 0.8 in.
(95 x 59 x 20 mm)
Weight: 4.2 oz (118 g)
MSRP: $230
Availability: 08/2007
Manufacturer: Casio
Full specs: Casio EX-Z77 specifications

Your purchases support this site

Buy the Casio EX-Z77
7.20
Megapixels
3.00x zoom 1/2.5 inch
size sensor
image of Casio EXILIM Zoom EX-Z77
Front side of Casio EX-Z77 digital camera Front side of Casio EX-Z77 digital camera Front side of Casio EX-Z77 digital camera Front side of Casio EX-Z77 digital camera  

The Casio EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z77 is one of the first two digital cameras to offer Casio's new YouTube Capture mode (the other being the EXILIM CARD EX-S880), which in concert with a bundled software application makes it simple to upload multiple videos at once to YouTube. The Casio EX-Z77 has a sensor resolution of seven megapixels coupled to a lens that has a maximum aperture of f/3.1 - f/5.9 across the zoom range, with a 35mm-equivalent focal length range of 38 - 114mm. There's no optical viewfinder, with the Casio EX-Z77 instead providing a 2.6" LCD display with 114,960 pixel resolution.

The Casio EXILIM EX-Z77 has 11.4MB built-in memory, as well as support for SD / MMC / SDHC card storage. Power comes from an NP-20 proprietary Lithium Ion battery. ISO ranges from 50 to 800 with an ISO 1600 high sensitivity mode available, and shutter speeds range from 4 to 1/2000 second.

Other Casio EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z77 features include 41 "Best Shot" scene modes, MPEG-4 H.264 movie mode with resolution up to 848x480 pixels, a digital blur reduction function that uses motion analysis technology, an auto-tracking AF system, and face detection technology. The EX-Z77 ships with a rechargeable lithium ion battery, lithium ion battery charger, AC power cord, USB cable, AV cable, strap and CD-ROM.

The Casio EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z77 will be available from August 2007 at a suggested list price of US$229.99, and color selections will be black, blue, pink and silver.

Casio EX-Z77

Your purchases support this site

Buy the Casio EX-Z77


Note: For details, test results, and analysis of the many tests done with this camera, please click on the tabs at the beginning of the review or below.

Follow Imaging Resource

Enter this month to win:

1 $300 Adorama Gift Certificate

2 $200 Adorama Gift Certificate

3 $100 Adorama Gift Certificate