Kodak EasyShare M575 Review

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Review posted 9/12/2010

Quick Take
Pros
  • Good image quality for camera in this class
  • Face detection and Recognition work quickly
  • Excellent performance for class
  • Easy to use
  • One-Button makes sharing photos and videos a snap
  • Available in four colors: Green, Blue, Black, and Red
  • Great price
Cons
  • No external battery charger
  • Excessive image processing
  • Softness issue at certain Aperture values
Bottom Line
The M575 is a capable little pocket camera that is light on the wallet. We had minimal issues with this camera, and it seemed to produce nice photos rather quickly the majority of the time we used it. Read more in our Full Conclusion.
kodak_m575_500.jpgOne of several Kodak M-series models for 2010, the 14-Megapixel EasyShare M575 is a compact and affordable digicam that focuses on ease of use, thanks to its Smart Capture exposure mode. Another cool feature of this model is the ability to tag your photos and video right in the camera, which will then be automatically uploaded to your favorite social media sites like Facebook, Youtube, FLICKR and Kodak galleries, by simply pressing the Share button when you plug the camera into your PC. The camera also features a wide 5x optical zoom lens, image stabilization, 720p HD video, Face Recognition, and a 3.0-inch LCD screen. 

Kodak EasyShare M575 Features:
  • 14-Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CCD imaging sensor
  • 5x Schneider-Kreuznach Variogon optical zoom lens
  • 35mm equivalent zoom range of 28-140mm
  • 3.0-inch, 230,000 dot LCD
  • TTL autofocus
  • Exposure Compensation: ±2.0 EV with 1/3 EV steps
  • ISO: Auto (64 - 640) , 64, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1000
  • Face Detection
  • Face Recognition
  • Smart Capture
  • Kodak Perfect Touch Technology
  • 720p h.264 Quicktime movie capture with AAC LC audio
  • Max Video 29 min. (720p), 4GB (480)
  • Kodak EasyShare software
  • Share Menu: Facebook, YouTube, FLICKR, Kodak Galleries
  • SD/SDHC compatible
  • 32MB internal memory
  • Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery

The Kodak EasyShare M575 is available now with a MSRP of US $179.95 US.

In the Box:
  • KODAK EASYSHARE M575 Digital Camera
  • KODAK Rechargeable Li-ion Battery KLIC-7006
  • KODAK USB AC adapter for in-camera charging
  • Wrist Strap
  • USB cable
  • User Guide

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