Casio Exilim EX-Z4 vs Samsung SL720 (PL70)

Full Comparison

Sensor

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
Sensor type
CCD
CCD
Sensor size
5.744 x 4.308 mm
6.08 x 4.56 mm
Sensor photo detectors
4 megapixels
12 megapixels
Effective pixels
4 megapixels
12 megapixels
Image ratio w:h
4:3
4:3, 16:9
Max resolution
2304, 1728
4000, 3000
Other resolutions
1600x1200, 1024x768, 640x480
3984x2656, 3968x2232, 3264x2448, 2592x1944, 2048x1536, 1920x1080, 1024x768

Image

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
ISO Auto
yesYes
yesYes
ISO minimum
50
80
ISO maximum
200
1600
White balance presets
5
6
Custom white balance
yesYes
yesYes
Image stabilization
noNo
noNo
Uncompressed format
noNo
noNo

Optics & Focus

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
Optical zoom
3 x
3.6 x
Digital zoom
4 x
5 x
Maximum aperture
4.8
5.7
Minimum aperture
2.6
2.8
Focal length equiv
35–105 mm
28–102 mm
Autofocus
Contrast Detect (sensor), Single, Live View
Contrast Detect (sensor), Single, Live View
Manual focus
yesYes
noNo
Normal focus range
40 cm
80 cm
Macro focus range
2.36 in
1.97 in

Screen / viewfinder

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
Screen size
2 in
2.7 in
Screen dots
84960
230000
Touch screen
noNo
noNo
Live view
noNo
noNo
Viewfinder
Optical (tunnel)
None

Photography features

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
Minimum shutter speed
4 sec
8 sec
Maximum shutter speed
1/2000 sec
1/1500 sec
Shutter priority
noNo
noNo
Aperture priority
noNo
noNo
Exposure compensation plus
2
2
Exposure compensation minus
-2
-2
Expousure compensation steps
1/3
1/3
Built-in flash
yesYes
yesYes
Flash range
2.3 m
4.6 m
External flash
noNo
noNo
Self-timer
yesYes
yesYes
Flash modes
Auto, Fill-in Flash, Redeye Reduction
Auto, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Redeye Reduction, Fill-in Flash, Slow Sync

Dimensions

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
Body type
Ultracompact
Ultracompact
Weight
170 g
168 g
Width
87 mm
92 mm
Height
57 mm
61 mm
Length
23 mm
23 mm
Environmentally sealed
noNo
noNo

Storage

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
Storage types
SD, MMC
SD, MMC, SDHC, Internal
Internal storage
16 MB
30 MB

Power

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion

Connectivity

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
USB version
1.0
2.0
HDMI
noNo
noNo
Remote control
noNo
noNo

Other features

Casio Exilim EX-Z4Casio Exilim EX-Z4Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)
Orientation sensor
noNo
noNo
Timelapse recording
noNo
noNo