Minolta DiMAGE X Review

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Playback Modes & Menu Options

Play mode screen. When you flip the Rec/Play switch to the Play position the last image captured is displayed full screen with overlay data for file folder and number, image resolution and quality, time and date. The "musical note" icon on the bottom indicates that there is a voice annotation attached to this image.

Minolta DiMAGE X

Pressing the Monitor button toggles between the full screen display, full screen w/out overlay and the index mode shown above.

Minolta DiMAGE X

The playback image can be enlarged 1.5x to 4x by pressing the telephoto zoom button. Once an image is enlarged you can scroll around inside of it.

Minolta DiMAGE X

Movie clips can be viewed on either LCD or on a television if you have hooked up the audio/video cable.

Minolta DiMAGE X

The Play mode menu:


    AudioCaption - Add an audio caption to the current image

    Delete - Erase current frame, all frames or selected frames

    Lock - Protect images from deletion

    Print - Embed DPOF (Digital Print Order) information

    Index print - Print an index sheet

Minolta DiMAGE X


    LCD brightness - Adjust color LCD backlight

    Power off - Auto power off: 3, 5, 10 or 30 minutes

    Audio signals - Camera sounds, On or Off

    Date/Time set - Set time and date in internal clock

    Date format - YYYY/MM/DD, MM/DD/YYYY, DD/MM/YYYY

Minolta DiMAGE X


    Format - Format the SD/MMC card

    Video output - Video output format NTSC or PAL

    Language - Set the menu language

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