Casio EX-H10 overview
Casio EX-H10 is Casio's Small Sensor Compact digital camera initially launched on June of 2009. It comes with a 12 MegaPixel, CCD 1/2.3" size sensor with a peak resolution of 4000 x 3000.
The EX-H10 places at #177 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras and all-around #1068 out of 1422 for cameras in our collection. You can test our Smart camera filter to see camera rankings based on your custom requirements.
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Casio EX-H10 history
The Casio EX-H10 comes with a history of related cameras. Listed below, you can discover all previous and brand new models alongside key specs.
Casio EX-H10 Gallery
You can look at the EX-H10 from various angles in the gallery underneath.
Casio EX-H10 Pros and Cons
Here is a checklist of advantages and drawbacks of the Casio EX-H10 based on features that are normally seen as essential in a digital camera.
Casio EX-H10 Sensor features
The sensor spec on the Casio EX-H10 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor is able to resolve 4000 x 3000 pixels using aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera includes Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). Optical stabilization is more effective than digital stabilization since the latter may produce cropping.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The CCD sensor boasts 12 megapixels and gives a standard ISO range of 64 to 3200. Unfortunately, RAW format is not supported therefore you have less room to maneuver in post.
The image below illustrates the EX-H10's sensor size compared to other popular sizes. The EX-H10 sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.8 and is displayed in green.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
To get an understanding of various aspect ratios, you should refer to the graphic below.
Casio EX-H10 dimensions
Casio EX-H10 weighs 0.43 lbs (194 gr / 6.84 ounces) and features exterior measurements of 102mm x 62mm x 24mm (4.0" x 2.4" x 0.9"). The weight of general Small Sensor Compact camera is 174 gr and the Casio EX-H10 is more heavy as compared with various rivals.Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
Listed below is a photo of the Casio EX-H10 with a soda so you can have a feel for its size.
The top view directly below will highlight the button layout on the EX-H10.
Casio EX-H10 Lens features
The EX-H10 includes a built-in lens having a focal range of 24-240mm giving it a 10.0 x zoom which might not be very good but it would certainly be helpful in certain situations.
At it's widest 24mm, it offers an aperture of f3.2 which is kind of sluggish and not good in low light situations and you will probably find it hard to capture good bokeh. You will also have to increase your ISO setting which results in noisy images. With the long end, 240mm comes to f5.7 making it fairly sluggish and you will have to apply slower shutter speeds.
Casio EX-H10 Connectivity
The EX-H10 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- Wireless Yes
Cameras that contain NFC and / or Bluetooth support are able to be used wirelessly by smartphones. You can send files and in some cases alter settings with no need to connect directly with the camera.
Several apps also provide a Liveview and press the shutter when you aren't close to the camera. If the camera provides a HDMI out, it can easily be hooked up to an external display. Many cameras will allow you to charge the battery using the USB port.
Casio EX-H10 Video features
The highest video resolution on the Casio EX-H10 is 1280 x 720 and it can record in Motion JPEG file format. 720p is terrible by today's standards. You should go for a minimum FUll HD resolution for good video. The body doesn't include a mic and / or headphone port which means that you have got absolutely no control over your sound. It is probably best to shop for an alternative camera in case you need decent sound in your videos.
Casio EX-H10 Weather Sealing
There is no weather proofing in the Casio EX-H10 so you have to be cautious in rainy and dusty situations.
Casio EX-H10 Screen and Viewfinder
The Casio EX-H10 comes with a 3 inch fixed display having a resolution of 230 thousand dots.
Unfortunately the display isn't a touch screen.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
The View Finder specs regarding Casio EX-H10 are as follows:
- ViewFinder None
In those bright outdoor situations that make the camera screens washed out and tough to view, viewfinders are particularly valuable.
Casio EX-H10 Shutter features
Casio EX-H10 is able to shoot continuously at 4.0 fps. The maximum shutter speed is 1/2000 seconds.
Casio EX-H10 Flash and Hot shoe features
Casio EX-H10 includes just integrated flash lacking external flash ability.
Casio EX-H10 Autofocusing features
Casio EX-H10 includes only Contrast Based Autofocus and doesn't have Phase Detect Autofocus. Phase Detection autofocusing is more faster & precise as compared with Contrast Based autofocusing.
Casio EX-H10 has manual focusing when needed in low light situations or you need to have more precise control on focusing.
Casio EX-H10 Battery life
The typical Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 offers the highest (470) battery life in this group of cameras.
Listed below is a list of Small Sensor Compact cameras that have the highest battery life:
Casio EX-H10 for varying categories of photography
The following diagram indicates a overview of the Casio EX-H10 for varying categories of photography. To view more, go to the specific paragraph below.
Casio EX-H10 Portrait photography factors
The Casio EX-H10 gets a points tally of 28 which is low, and means the camera is not appropriate to use for portrait images. Shooting portraits favors greatly towards sensor resolution, RAW support along with the option to work with off-camera flash.
Casio EX-H10 Street photography highlights
With a modest points total of 56, the Casio EX-H10 is fairly suited to use in street photography. A decent street photography camera gives a perfect balance of image quality plus portability.
Casio EX-H10 as a Sports photography camera
A low sports photography score of 26 means the Casio EX-H10 is not appropriate for taking photos of sports. A camera needs to have good autofocus plus fast shutter speeds for sports photography.
Casio EX-H10 as a Travel photography camera
Portability is very crucial in selecting a camera for travel. All things considered, the Casio EX-H10 gets a decent 57 for a travel camera which makes it somewhat appropriate for your holidays.
Casio EX-H10 Landscape photography factors
When you're planning to purchase a camera for landscape photography, the most critical aspect is going to be image quality. The Casio EX-H10 at it's low grade of 41 for a landscape camera is not appropriate within the current market.
Vlogging with Casio EX-H10
A vlogging camera should offer a moving display, microphone input and if possible image stabilization. Considering everything, the Casio EX-H10 is not appropriate for vlogging as it gets a low rating of 28.
Casio EX-H10 Alternatives
If you are in the market for alternatives to the EX-H10, below is a collection of the highest placed cameras that fall in to the family of Small Sensor Compact.
The diagram down below gives you a summary of the EX-H10 versus it's top ranking competitors shown previously.
These are various other cameras you may look into as alternative options. To look at a complete comparison, click the "compare" link.