Kodak Z981 Review

 
Camera Reviews / Kodak Cameras i Preview
Links
Model Name: Kodak EasyShare Z981 
Check Prices: Check Now!
Photo Gallery URL:  
Device Forum URL:  
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website
General
Model Number: Z981 
Camera Format: EVF 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $329.95
Street Price: $229.00
Date Available: 2009-04-15
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 14.6 oz (415 g)
Weight With Batteries? No
Size: 3.6 x 4.9 x 4.1 in.
(91 x 124 x 105 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution:  
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 1280x720, 640x480
Movie Frame Rate: 30, 30
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 14.00
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.33" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type: CCD 
Effective Megapixels: 14.00 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 26 - 624 mm
Zoom Ratio: 24.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 5x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 70 cm to Infinity
27.6 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - 30 cm
0.4 - 11.8 in
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) / f/5.0 (tele) - ??? 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: Yes 
Viewfinder Type: EVF 
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 3.0
LCD Resolution: 201,000 dots
Touchscreen:  
Articulating LCD: No 
Max Playback Zoom: 8.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto (64-3200), 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400* (3 megapixel only, in PASM modes)
White Balance Settings: Auto, daylight, tungsten, fluorescent, open shade 
Shutter Speed Range: 16 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi-pattern, center weighted, spot 
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Creative Exposure Modes: Portrait, night portrait, backlight, self, landscape, night landscape, fireworks, sport, beach, snow, children, flower, text/documents, manner/museum 
Self Timer: 10 or 2 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, red-eye reduction, fill, off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide: 6.2m Tele: 3.5m (ISO 400) 
Ext Flash Connection: Hot Shoe 
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC 
Memory Included (MB): 42.4
Uncompressed Format: RAW 
CCD Raw Format: Yes 
Movie File Format: MPEG-4 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: Camera dock 
Included Software: Kodak EasyShare 
OS Compatibility: Windows XP or later; Mac OS X 10.3 or later 
Power
Battery Form Factor: 4 x AA 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium, Alkaline disposables, NiMH rechargeables 
Batteries Included: 4 x AA Kodak NiMH Pre-Charged rechargeables
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
CIPA Rating: Unknown
Notes & Features: Optical Image Stabilization, Smart Capture, Hot-Shoe, Detachable Vertical Grip. 

 


Print the specs page for the Kodak EasyShare Z981 digital camera reviewPrint this Page

Follow Imaging Resource

Purchase memory card for Kodak EasyShare Z981 digital camera
Enter this month to win:

1 $300 Adorama Gift Certificate

2 $200 Adorama Gift Certificate

3 $100 Adorama Gift Certificate