Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G

Portability
95
Imaging
38
Features
28
Overall
34
Casio Exilim EX-Z2000 front
 
Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G front
Portability
90
Imaging
41
Features
44
Overall
42

Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G Key Specs

Casio EX-Z2000
(Full Review)
  • 14MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • ISO 64 - 3200
  • Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 640 x 480 video
  • 26-130mm (F2.8-6.5) lens
  • 152g - 99 x 58 x 17mm
  • Announced January 2010
Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G
(Full Review)
  • 16MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
  • 4.8" Fixed Screen
  • ISO 100 - 3200
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • 1920 x 1080 video
  • 23-481mm (F) lens
  • 305g - 129 x 71 x 19mm
  • Introduced August 2012
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Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G Overview

Let's take a more detailed look at the Casio EX-Z2000 versus Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G, one being a Ultracompact and the latter is a Small Sensor Superzoom by brands Casio and Samsung. The image resolution of the EX-Z2000 (14MP) and the Galaxy Camera 4G (16MP) is pretty well matched and they feature the exact same sensor size (1/2.3").

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The EX-Z2000 was revealed 3 years earlier than the Galaxy Camera 4G and that is quite a large gap as far as technology is concerned. Each of the cameras come with different body type with the Casio EX-Z2000 being a Ultracompact camera and the Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G being a Compact camera.

Before we go in to a thorough comparison, below is a short highlight of how the EX-Z2000 scores vs the Galaxy Camera 4G when it comes to portability, imaging, features and an overall rating.

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Reasons to pick Casio EX-Z2000 over the Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G

 EX-Z2000 Galaxy Camera 4G 
Focus manually More precise focus
Screen resolution461k0kSharper screen (+461k dot)

Reasons to pick Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G over the Casio EX-Z2000

 Galaxy Camera 4G EX-Z2000 
IntroducedAugust 2012January 2010Fresher by 32 months
Screen dimension4.8"3"Bigger screen (+1.8")
Touch screen Quickly navigate

Common features in the Casio EX-Z2000 and Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G

 EX-Z2000 Galaxy Camera 4G 
Screen typeFixed Fixed Fixed screen
Selfie screen Neither features selfie screen

Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G Physical Comparison

When you are aiming to carry your camera frequently, you will want to factor its weight and proportions. The Casio EX-Z2000 enjoys exterior measurements of 99mm x 58mm x 17mm (3.9" x 2.3" x 0.7") and a weight of 152 grams (0.34 lbs) whilst the Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G has measurements of 129mm x 71mm x 19mm (5.1" x 2.8" x 0.7") along with a weight of 305 grams (0.67 lbs).

Check the Casio EX-Z2000 versus Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G in the latest Camera and Lens Size Comparison Tool. Camera Size Comparison with Lenses

Keep in mind, the weight of an Interchangeable Lens Camera will differ depending on the lens you are utilising at the time. Underneath is the front view measurement comparison of the EX-Z2000 compared to the Galaxy Camera 4G.

Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G size comparison

Considering dimensions and weight, the portability grade of the EX-Z2000 and Galaxy Camera 4G is 95 and 90 respectively.

Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G top view buttons comparison

Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G Sensor Comparison

More often than not, it can be difficult to visualize the difference between sensor sizing only by looking at technical specs. The photograph underneath should provide you a much better sense of the sensor sizing in the EX-Z2000 and Galaxy Camera 4G.

As you can tell, both of the cameras have got the exact same sensor measurements albeit different megapixels. You should expect the Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G to give greater detail because of its extra 2 Megapixels. Higher resolution will also let you crop photographs much more aggressively. The older EX-Z2000 is going to be disadvantaged when it comes to sensor tech.

Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G sensor size comparison

Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G Screen and ViewFinder

Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G Screen and Viewfinder comparison
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Photography Type Scores

Portrait Comparison

Portrait photography with Casio EX-Z2000
Portrait photography with Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G
36
has manual focus
good MP (14MP)
no manual control
no external flash support
small sensor size (1/2.3")
lack of RAW format
31
decent sensor resolution (16 megapixels)
lack of manual focus
no manual exposure
can't use external flash
tiny sensor (1/2.3")
no RAW support
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Street Comparison

Street photography with Casio EX-Z2000
Street photography with Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G
55
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
screen does not articulate
small sensor size (1/2.3")
lack of RAW format
heavier than average (152g)
61
has image stabilization (Optical)
lighter than competitors in class (305 grams)
screen does not articulate
tiny sensor (1/2.3")
no RAW support
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Sports Comparison

Casio EX-Z2000 as a Sports photography camera
Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G as a Sports photography camera
39
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
good MP (14MP)
lack of shutter priority mode
small sensor size (1/2.3")
lack of phase detect autofocus
45
long zoom range (23-481mm 20.9 x zoom)
has image stabilization (Optical)
decent sensor resolution (16 megapixels)
lack of shutter priority mode
tiny sensor (1/2.3")
no phase detect autofocus
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Travel Comparison

Travel photography with Casio EX-Z2000
Travel photography with Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G
62
good MP (14MP)
built-in flash
quite wide (26mm)
doesn't have Time Lapse function
heavier than average (152g)
display is not selfie friendly
sluggish maximum aperture (f2.8)
72
lighter than competitors in class (305 grams)
decent sensor resolution (16 megapixels)
reasonably wide (23mm)
long reach (481mm)
great maximum aperture (f)
missing Time Lapse mode
screen is not selfie friendly
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Landscape Comparison

Casio EX-Z2000 Landscape photography advice
Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G Landscape photography advice
47
has manual focus
quite wide (26mm)
screen size is good (3")
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
good MP (14MP)
can't switch lens (fixed lens mount)
sluggish maximum aperture (f2.8)
no manual control
small sensor size (1/2.3")
lack of RAW format
doesn't have Time Lapse function
48
reasonably wide (23mm)
great maximum aperture (f)
bigger than average screen (4.8 inches)
has image stabilization (Optical)
decent sensor resolution (16MP)
lack of manual focus
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
no manual exposure
tiny sensor (1/2.3")
no RAW support
missing Time Lapse mode
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Vlogging Comparison

Casio EX-Z2000 as a Vlogging camera
Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G as a Vlogging camera
28
quite wide (26mm)
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
sluggish maximum aperture (f2.8)
display is not selfie friendly
low video resolution (640 x 480 pxls)
doesn't have mic port
heavier than average (152 grams)
37
reasonably wide (23mm)
great maximum aperture (f)
touchscreen enabled
has image stabilization (Optical)
video res high (1920 x 1080 pxls)
lighter than competitors in class (305 grams)
screen is not selfie friendly
missing mic support
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Casio EX-Z2000 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G Specifications

Detailed spec comparison table for Casio EX-Z2000 and Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G
 Casio Exilim EX-Z2000Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G
General Information
Make Casio Samsung
Model type Casio Exilim EX-Z2000 Samsung Galaxy Camera 4G
Category Ultracompact Small Sensor Superzoom
Announced 2010-01-06 2012-08-29
Physical type Ultracompact Compact
Sensor Information
Processor Chip - 1.4GHz Quad-Core
Sensor type CCD BSI-CMOS
Sensor size 1/2.3" 1/2.3"
Sensor dimensions 6.17 x 4.55mm 6.17 x 4.55mm
Sensor area 28.1mm² 28.1mm²
Sensor resolution 14 megapixel 16 megapixel
Anti alias filter
Aspect ratio 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9 -
Full resolution 4320 x 3240 -
Max native ISO 3200 3200
Min native ISO 64 100
RAW files
Autofocusing
Focus manually
Autofocus touch
Autofocus continuous
Single autofocus
Tracking autofocus
Selective autofocus
Center weighted autofocus
Multi area autofocus
Autofocus live view
Face detection autofocus
Contract detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus
Lens
Lens mount type fixed lens fixed lens
Lens zoom range 26-130mm (5.0x) 23-481mm (20.9x)
Maximum aperture f/2.8-6.5 -
Focal length multiplier 5.8 5.8
Screen
Type of screen Fixed Type Fixed Type
Screen diagonal 3" 4.8"
Resolution of screen 461 thousand dots 0 thousand dots
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch function
Screen technology - 308 ppi, HD Super Clear Touch Display
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type None None
Features
Lowest shutter speed 4 seconds -
Highest shutter speed 1/2000 seconds -
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual mode
Change white balance
Image stabilization
Inbuilt flash
Flash distance - no built-in flash
Flash settings Auto, flash off, flash on, red eye reduction no built-in flash
Hot shoe
AEB
WB bracketing
Exposure
Multisegment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF area
Center weighted
Video features
Video resolutions 1280 × 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps) 1920 x 1080
Max video resolution 640x480 1920x1080
Video format Motion JPEG MPEG-4, H.264
Mic support
Headphone support
Connectivity
Wireless Eye-Fi Connected Built-In
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) none
GPS None BuiltIn
Physical
Environmental sealing
Water proofing
Dust proofing
Shock proofing
Crush proofing
Freeze proofing
Weight 152 grams (0.34 lb) 305 grams (0.67 lb)
Dimensions 99 x 58 x 17mm (3.9" x 2.3" x 0.7") 129 x 71 x 19mm (5.1" x 2.8" x 0.7")
DXO scores
DXO All around rating not tested not tested
DXO Color Depth rating not tested not tested
DXO Dynamic range rating not tested not tested
DXO Low light rating not tested not tested
Other
Battery ID NP-110 -
Self timer Yes (10 seconds, 2 seconds, Triple Self-timer) -
Time lapse feature
Type of storage SD/SDHC card, Internal micro SD/micro SDHC/micro SDXC
Card slots One One
Launch price $0 $550