Kyocera Finecam M410R Review

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Kyocera M410R




Record Screens & Menus


(Note: All screens can be displayed on either the EVF or the LCD.)


Kyocera Finecam M410R

Record screen with all icons and indicators shown:

    (1) Flash mode (2) White balance (3) Metering mode (4) Focus lock (5) Continuous shooting (6) ISO speed (7) Image size (8) Image quality (9) # of shots remaining (10) AE mode aperture (11) Shutter speed/long exposure (12) AF mode (13) Chroma (14) Sharpness (15) Contrast (16) Wide focus frame (17) Spot focus frame (18) Macro / Landscape mode (19) Scene mode (20) Self-timer (21) Histogram (22) Digital zoom (23) Exposure compensation (24) Camera shake warning (25) Date (26) Low battery




Kyocera Finecam M410R

The AUTO screen display. This is the "point-n-shoot" mode where the camera is fully automatic. The overlay information shows flash set to auto, single shot mode, 2272 x 1704 / Fine image size, 106 shots remaining, CAF - continuous auto focus, wide area AF and the real time histogram is enabled.



Kyocera Finecam M410R

The Continuous record position lets you select either 3.3fps high-speed continuous or the 2.0fps high-speed continuous with auto focus mode.



Kyocera Finecam M410R

Switching the mode dial to Scene allows you to chose from one of the four pre-programmed exposure modes by pressing the Menu button: Spots Action (fast shutter/continuous AF), Portrait (shallow depth of field), Night View (slow shutter speed), Night Portrait (slow shutter speed/red-eye reduction flash).



Kyocera Finecam M410R

The EXT. (not sure what it stands for, wasn't specified even in the user manual?) recording mode allows the user to set or change every available camera and exposure parameter. See the next frame for menu options.



Kyocera Finecam M410R



EXT. Record Menu:

    Self-timer - Off, 2 or 10 seconds

    Image size - 2272x1704, 1600x1200, 1280x960, 640x480

    Image quality - Fine or Normal

    Drive mode - Single frame, High-speed sequential, AF sequential or AE Bracketing

    White balance - Auto, Sunny, Incandescent, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Manual

    Manual settings -

      Color mode - Color, B&W, Sepia

      Chroma - High, Standard or Low

      Sharpness - +3, +2, +1, Standard, -1

      Contrast - More, Standard, Less

      WB preset - Set manual white balance

      Focusing - Wide AF area or Spot AF

      Long exposure - Off, 2, 4 or 8 seconds

      ISO - Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800

      Metering - Evaluation, Center-weighted, Spot

      AE mode - Program AE, Aperture priority, Shutter-speed priority





Kyocera Finecam M410R

Using the AE Mode menu option you can select Long Exposure (LT 2, 4 or 8 seconds), Aperture priority (you select an aperture: f2.8 - f8.0, the camera selects the proper shutter speed) or Shutter-speed priority (you select a shutter speed: 1 - 1/2000 sec., the camera selects the proper aperture).



Kyocera Finecam M410R

The Macro (close-up) focusing mode covers in wide-angle from 4" - 23" (0.1 m - 0.6 m), in telephoto from 35" - 79" (0.9 m - 2.0 m).



Kyocera Finecam M410R

Motion video with (or without) audio is captured at 30 or 15fps in VGA or QVGA resolution. The length of recording is limited only by available space on the SD card. The 30fps mode is only guaranteed when using fast SD media cards.


Kyocera Finecam M410R

Movie mode menu options:

    Self-timer - Off, 2 or 10 seconds

    Image size - 640x480 or 320x240

    Image quality - 30fps or 15fps

    White balance - Auto, Sunny, Incandescent, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Manual

    Manual settings -

      Sound - Record audio: On, Off

      Color mode - Color, B&W, Sepia

      WB preset - Set manual white balance

      Focusing - Wide AF area or Spot AF





Kyocera Finecam M410R

SETUP menu:
    AF Mode - Single or Continuous auto focus
    Bright Control - LCD backlight +2 to -2 (5 steps)
    Date - Set the internal clock
    Digital Zoom - On or Off
    Format - Format the SD card
    Power Save - Off, 1, 3, 6 minutes
    Mode Lock - Remember settings in EXT or Movie mode: On, Off
    Beep - Camera beeps volume 3, 2, 1 or Off
    Shutter Volume - 3, 2, 1 or Off
    Select LCD - Initial display EVF or LCD
    Start Screen - Startup screen display at power-up
    Rec Review - Review after capture: Off, 2 or 4 seconds
    Language - Menu language
    Video Out - NTSC or PAL
    File No. - Continuous or reset file numbers
    Mode Reset - reset all to default




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