Kodak EasyShare M530 Review

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Review posted 9/20/2010

Quick Take
Pros
    Good image quality for class
    Face Detection/Recognition work quickly
    Great Price
    Good performance for class
    Easy to use and upload
Cons
No HD video capture
Lack of features
No optical image stabilization
No external battery charger
Bottom Line
The Kodak EasyShare M530 is an entry-level camera with just a few extra useful features. It performs and features very good image quality for a camera in its price range.Read more in our Full Conclusion.
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Kodak's EasyShare M530 is an entry-level digicam that has been assembled without all of the bells and whistles. Featuring a 12.2-Megapixel imaging sensor, 3x optical zoom lens Face Detection and Smart Capture abilities, it is basic but very easy to use and capture quality images. This stylish compact camera is available in 4 colors: Red, Blue, Green and Carbon, all of which are shown below.

Kodak EasyShare M530:
  • 12.2-Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CCD imaging sensor
  • 3x optical zoom lens with a 35mm equivalent of 36-108
  • 2.7-inch, 230,000 dot LCD screen
  • Smart Capture
  • Perfect Touch Technology
  • Share Button
  • Face Recognition
  • Face Detection
  • Easy one touch uploading to Facebook, YouTube, FLICKR and Kodak galleries
  • 640x480 Quicktime video capture
  • 32MB internal memory
  • TTL Auto Focus
  • 8 Second Long Exposure
  • USB 2.0
  • SD/SDHC compatible
In the Box:
  • KODAK EASYSHARE M530 Digital Camera
  • KODAK Rechargeable Li-ion Battery KLIC-7006
  • KODAK USB AC adapter for in-camera charging
  • Wrist strap
  • USB cable
  • User Guide
The Kodak EasyShare M530 is available with a MSRP of US $129.95.

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