Concord 6340Z Review

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Concord 6340z



Record Screens & Menus



Minolta DiMAGE 6340z

Here's the Auto (point-n-shoot) mode screen display. There is minimal information displayed, you can see the image size "L"arge and quality "FINE", battery level indicator, Auto flash is enabled, Single drive mode, and there is enough room on our SD card for 222 pictures.



Minolta DiMAGE 6340z

When you half-press the shutter release, the AF marks turn red and indicate the area in which will be focused.



Minolta DiMAGE 6340z

Shown here are the menu options when using Auto record mode. You can change the Image size and quality, Drive mode, File Number reset, set the Quickview interval, and enable or disable the digital zoom.



Minolta DiMAGE 6340z

In Shutter priority mode you set the shutter speed desired to freeze rapid action or blur motion and the camera automatically selects the proper aperture setting.



Minolta DiMAGE 6340z

In Aperture priority you set the desired aperture for control of depth of field and the camera will automatically match the proper shutter speed.



Minolta DiMAGE 6340z

In Manual mode you have control of both the shutter speed and aperture value.



Minolta DiMAGE 6340z

In Macro mode the 6340z can cover 5 - 80cm (1.9 in. - 2.6 ft.) at Wide Angle and 30 - 80cm (11.9 in. - 2.6 ft.) at Telephoto.



Concord 6340z

Movie Mode lets you record motion video at 640x480 or 320x240 with audio. The length of a movie is limited only by the amount of available memory. Movie clips are saved in MPEG-4 format (.mov). The zoom can be used to compose the movie before recording, but during recording.



Concord 6340z

Recording options:

    Capture Mode - Aperture priority, Shutter Speed priority, Manual
    Quality Setup - Fine, Normal, Economy
    Image Size - 2848x2136, 2048x1536, 1408x1056 or 640x480
    Image Quality - Fine or Normal
    Drive Mode - Single, Self-Timer (2 or 10 seconds) and Continuous
    EV Compensation - Exposure compensation ± 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
    White Balance - Auto, Cloudy, Day light, Fluorescent or Tungsten
    ISO - Auto, 50, 100, 200
    File No. Reset - On/Off
    Quickview - Off, 2 sec. or 10 sec.
    Digital Zoom - Off, On


Concord 6340z

The SETUP menu options let you adjust LCD Brightness, set Auto Off Time (1 to 10 mins.), turn Beep sounds On or Off, TV Option (NTSC or PAL), enable print date, Format the internal memory or SD card, choose the menu language, and set the Time & Date.





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