Casio EX-Z120 Review

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Casio Exilim EX-Z120





Playback Modes



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


Pressing the Play button on the back brings up the image last captured. There is very little overlay information. Only the image size (7M), quality (Fine), file number, battery level indicator, and time and date of capture are shown. Pressing the 4-way controller left or right scrolls through the stored images. A "musical note" icon indicates that this picture has an audio memo attached, press the SET button to play it back.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


Pressing the DISP button enables the display of the exposure data: Shutter speed, aperture, ISO value, Exposure mode, Flash mode, White Balance and Metering option as well as the RGB histogram.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


You can quickly search through stored images using the Index playback function which is actuated by pressing the wide angle zoom button. Nine thumbnail size images will be displayed and you can select one using the LEFT/RIGHT and UP/DOWN buttons and then pressing the Set or Telephoto zoom buttons.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


The playback image can be magnified up to 8x in many steps when you press the Zoom Telephoto button. You can scroll around inside of the enlarged image using the 4-way controller. Pressing the Zoom Wide angle button will shrink it back down again.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


Pressing the MENU button in PLAY mode brings up these screens. From here you can start an automated Slideshow, make Motion Print images from movies, edit a movie, adjust the white balance or brightness, copy pictures to the FAVORITES folder in internal memory, set DPOF printing information, Protect image(s) from deletion, Rotate portrait mode images, Resize images for web use or email, Trim (crop) images, include a voice memo (Dubbing) and Copy images from the internal memory to an SD card or vice-versa.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


Here you can see the playback of a movie, which is saved in .MPG format. It gives you "VCR" like buttons to control Rewind, Play, Fast-Foward, and Stop.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


You can use the Movie Edit function to cut out unwanted portions of your movie.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


Use the Motion Print feature to create a collage image like this from a movie. Or you can pull out individual 640x480 frames and save them as an image.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


Audio memos up to 30 secs. can be recorded and attached to still images.





Casio Exilim EX-Z120


Play back your audio-only clips, the sound will be heard through the camera's speaker.



Casio Exilim EX-Z120


You can display a monthly calendar that shows a mini-thumbnail image of the first picture captured every day.




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