Casio Exilim EX-Z400 for 2009
A new excitement here at Digital Camera Style: The Casio 2009 Exilim models are more exciting than ever and the Exilim EX-Z400 is boosted with new features that is changing the way we will see and use our digital cameras. Offering less fuss for tasks that used to need multiple steps to achieve such as converting videos to a proper format to be able to download on YouTube. The Casio Exilim EX-Z400 can even do editing within the camera that used to be only available to people owning expensive software on their computer. While the Exilim EX-Z400 is expected to be on the market sometime in March 2009, we cannot provide the price comparison chart to help determine who is selling at the cheapest price. All that we know for now is that the Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price is set at $300 minus a penny
The power within the EXILIM EX-Z400
Instead of using a single central processing unit (CPU) the Exilim Engine 4 powers-up 2 CPU. A significant upgrade from the EXILIM Engine 3.0 This powerful electronic feature is setup Like this: an ordinary CPU and a high speed dedicated image processing CPU. With this added power the EX-Z400 delivers outstanding color reproduction and a rich tonal range that guarantees superior visual expression. High-sensitivity levels for noise reduction will bring you beautiful images at a high-quality level.
Even better! Even if it has all this added power from the dual core, Casio managed to provide a longer battery life! The energy consumption is about 30% lower than before (allowing an astonishing 550 shots on a full charge)
Features that the EXILIM EX-Z400 Engine 4 brings to you
Here are just a few samples of what we heard about the EX-Z400
Dynamic Photo function
Opening the doors to the high speed state-of-the-art image processing abilities is the new dynamic photo function which allows you to cut out the main subject from an image that has just been captured, combine it with another image that forms the background.
You will also be able to cut and paste multiple rapid succession images to create a moving subject on a still background making it easier for you to create a composite scenes using image juxtaposition. These Casio technologies are creating a whole new world of fun and pleasure that adds possibilities surpassing the picture-taking experience you’ve known before. Giving you options for greater creativity.
A visit to Casio’s special website ( www.exilim.com/dp/ )will provide you interesting samples done with the dynamic photo function. After the release of the Exilim EX-Z400, Casio will be providing new services that will expand the fun and joy of the Dynamic Photo function.
EXILIM EX-Z400 in poor light condition
Hand-held night photography or taking pictures in adverse lighting conditions with incredibly good results is achieved easily with the Casio’s Exilim EX-Z400. Taking pictures in low light often result in photo blurs but the EX-Z400 Digital Camera automatically analyze the situation and set’s itself to the most appropriate setting. All you have to do is press the shutter button and take the pictures. Perfect result almost guarantied
Casio’s EX-Z400 tracking auto-focus (AF)
The built in Engine 4.0 has a refined image analysis technology that gives the ability to the AF and AF tracking function to automatically follow a moving subject even better than before. If a subject leaves the frame the Exilim EX-Z400 keeps a record of it so that when the same subject enters the frame again it will recognize it and the AF will resume.
makeup with the Casio digital camera
Creating beautiful images of people’s faces with the Casio Exilim EX-Z400 digital camera is easy as the camera can make adjustments to smooth skin and soften facial shadows caused by sunlight. You can choose from one of 12 levels of skin beauty using different levels of image processing with the makeup function.
EX-Z400 HD Movie function
This camera can record nice High Definition Movies at a size of 1280×720 pixels. All that is needed is a single press of a dedicated button.
EXILIM EX-Z400 other “good to know” specifications
This model boasts a wide-angle 28 mm, 4x optical zoom lens and has an effective 12.1-megapixel resolution. It also features a large 3.0″ high-resolution and super clear LCD monitor and an CCD shift anti-shake mechanism.