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The Casio EX-Z600 in black and blue,the EX-Z60 in black and red

Casio getting ready for the spring with the launch of colorful models of the Exilim EX-600 and EX-Z60. The Z600 is available in matt black and blue, the Z60 is also available in back and in red. The main differences between these cameras are the size, the LCD and the price. The EX-Z600 is a little smaller and lighter and comes, in spite of that, with an extra large 2.7-inch Super Bright LCD. You'll get the Z600 for around 300 dollars and the Z60 for 50 dollars less...

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All about Casio's digital camerasThe Casio EXILIM EX-Z600 in black and blue

In good time for the start of spring, CASIO is delighting the camera market with high-grade color editions of the EXILIM ZOOM EX-Z600, which was introduced in January. The EX-Z600 black sets trends in matt black. The EX-Z600 blue shimmers in elegant blue and gives a great summer feeling. However, the EX-Z600 not only attracts attention through its appearance, but also the technical features of the digital camera are convincing: the extra bright and 2.7-inch TFT color display permits appropriate adjustment to the scene even during a stronger incidence of light, thus making it easier to take photos. In addition, with the EX-Z600 up to 550 photos are possible according to CIPA Standard with a fully charged Super Life Battery.

Highly Efficient, Advanced Performance

- 6.0 megapixel high resolution CCD and retracting 3Xoptical zoom
- Extra Large 2.7-inch TFT LCD display now approximately 3X brighter (approximately 1200cd/m2-compared to EX-Z500)*
- Super Life Battery allows up to approximately 550 still images per charge on CIPA standards**
- High quality images, high speed, and long lasting battery in a miniaturized package with EXILIM Engine image processing module
- The Anti Shake DSP (Digital Signal Processor) reduces blurring caused by shaking hands or moving subjects

* At maximum brightness, measured at the center of the display
** Auto Mode, standard brightness setting


The Casio EXILIM EX-Z60 in black and red

Simple operation and useful functions - that's what makes the EX-Z60 stand out. The new EX-Z60 black and red is now attracting attention. The color variations in matt-brushed body are ideal everyday accessories. Additionally, these hand gems also captivate with their useful technical features: 6 Megapixels, a 3x optical zoom, Anti Shake DSP and a 2.5-inch TFT color display make the small design camera a giant in its class.

Stylish, Slim, Compact Size High Performance Model

- 6.0 mega pixel high resolution CCD and 3X optical zoom lens
- Large easy-to-see 2.5-inch TFT LCD display
- The EXILIM Engine features the Anti Shake DSP, which reduces blurring caused by shaky hands or moving subjects
- 95.2mm (W) X 60.6mm (H) X 19.8mm (D), slim compact size (thinnest point: 16.2 mm)
- Slim body enhanced by rounded edges and shape; stylish design accentuated by a sophisticated framework
- Once powered on, the camera is ready to take pictures in approximately 1.4 seconds*
- After the shutter is pressed, the image is recorded almost instantly, with only an approximately 0.002 seconds** release time lag
- High-speed picture playback of approximately 0.1 seconds
- Subjects appear brightly on the display monitor even under low light conditions, enabling easy shot composition

* Using internal memory, with internal flash turned off
** With internal flash turned off

Additional information: All about Casio's digital cameras
March 8, 2006
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