November 6th, 2015
CES 2009: Casio announced to a descent of 6 small-sized Exilim
To descent of half-dozen of novelties the Japanese Casio company brought to categories of small-sized chambers on the CES 2009 exhibition. Any of the presented models has noteworthy features. For example, EX-FS10 and EX-FC100 chambers are capable to conduct serial shooting with frequency 3, 5, 10, 15, 30 shots in a second. Not including that, record of video with speed 210, 420 and 1000(!) shots in a second, allowing to make out swift-flowing processes is provided.
Feature of the EX-Z400, EX-Z270 and EX-S12 models is the Dynamic Photo function, giving the chance to cut out and paste moving objects on a new background. Finishes the list of novelties the EX-S5 chamber with unusual design of the case, offering a choice of «an adjusted framework of focusing» and large-format video.
The sizes of the EX-FS10 chamber do not surpass 96 x 58 x 16 mm. This chamber, as well as the similar EX-FC100 model on it, simply is located in a hand or a pocket. The Slow Motion View function realized in designated chambers, allows to see movement of objects in a shot at the slowed-down speed and to choose for a photo more suitable shot. Devices are equipped with lenses with triple (EX-FS10) and fivefold (EX-FC100) an optical zoom. The EX-FS10 chamber is equipped 2,5-inch, and EX-FC100 — the 2,7-inch screen. Permission of sensors of the image of both models equally 9,1 Megapixels.
The quadruple range of a configuration of focal length of the lens established in the EX-Z400 chamber, begins with 28 mm (in 35-millimetric экв.). This chamber has the stabilized detector permission of 12,1 Megapixels and the 3,0-inch screen. According to the company, the 1st charge of batteries suffices to the chamber on 550 pictures.
The EX-Z270 chamber also has quadruple "zoom", but beginning with 28 mm. Permission of the detector and the size of the monitor at this model much less — 10,1 Megapixel and 2,7 inches respectively.
In particular the small-sized EX-S12 model is entered in volume of 94 x 53 x 15 mm. It is armed with a lens with triple "zoom", the 2,7-inch large-format screen and the image sensor permission of 12,1 Megapixels. In all new chambers the microprocessor of images of EXILIM Engine 4.0 is used.
All 6 novelties will start to be on sale in March. The EX-FS10 chamber estimated by the producer at $350, will be available in blue, grayish, reddish and snow-white options. The EX-FC100 chamber with the recommended price of $400 will be available only in grayish and snow-white options. The EX-Z400 model will cost $300, and for options of its design designers of Casio chose brown, golden and pink colors. The EX-Z270 chamber which has received the price list of $300, will be issued in black, grayish, golden and pink color options. Buyers of the EX-S12 model should leave from $250, and I can choose the silvery, pink, greenish or black chamber. The most available novelty at cost, EX-S5, will cost in retail of $180. It is presented in the widest color palette including of pigeons, dark, golden, silver, pink and violet colors.