As well as being compared against other travel zooms, the Casio EX-Z3000 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs, compacts and digicams. The Casio EX-Z3000's top rivals come from Casio (such as the Exilim ZR-200) and HP (such as the Photosmart E337)

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z3000 compared to other travel zoom competitors include: it is slightly smaller (super compact (97×57×23 mm) vs compact (105×59×29 mm)), has a touch screen, has a significantly longer battery life (560 shots vs 480 shots), is thinner (0.9" vs 1.1") and is slightly lighter (148 g vs 205 g).

However, on average it has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS), is older (may 2011 vs november 2011) and slightly shorter exposures (4 seconds vs 15 seconds).

Casio Exilim ZR-200

Casio Exilim EX-ZR200
5 months newer
$644

Significant advantages of the ZR-200 (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD

Significant disadvantages of the ZR-200 (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • No touch screen
  • Much shorter battery life: 480 shots vs 560 shots
  • Significantly thicker: 1.1" vs 0.9"

common strengths of the ZR-200 and EX-Z3000

  • Very small: Compact (105×59×29 mm) vs Super compact (97×57×23 mm)
  • Very long battery life: 480 shots vs 560 shots
  • Very thin: 1.1" vs 0.9"

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z3000 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has a significantly larger screen (3.2" vs 3"), has image stabilization (sensor shift vs none), has a touch screen, is much smaller (super compact (97×57×23 mm) vs professional size (133×100×80 mm)) and is significantly less expensive ($217.18 vs $549.00).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (720p @ 24fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has a much lower resolution screen (460k dots vs 1,040k dots), takes much lower resolution photos (9.8 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't have a screen which flips out and has a much smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.16x4.62mm vs APS-C 22.3x14.9mm).

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i
3 years newer
$549 (body only)
$729 18-55mm, 75-300mm lenses

Significant advantages of the T6i (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.8 MP
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 460k dots
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None

Significant disadvantages of the T6i (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • Much larger: Professional size (132×101×78 mm) vs Super compact (97×57×23 mm)
  • Significantly smaller screen: 3" vs 3.2"
  • Much thicker: 3.1" vs 0.9"

common strengths of the T6i and EX-Z3000

  • Have touch screens

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
3 months older

Significant advantages of the T3i (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • Much higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 9.8 MP
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 460k dots
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None

Significant disadvantages of the T3i (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Much larger: Professional size (133×100×80 mm) vs Super compact (97×57×23 mm)
  • Significantly smaller screen: 3" vs 3.2"

common strengths of the T3i and EX-Z3000

  • None found

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z3000 compared to compact competitors include: it has a much wider wide angle lens (25 mm vs 36 mm), has a much larger screen (3.2" vs 1.5"), has a slightly higher resolution screen (460k dots vs 61k dots), is slightly smaller (super compact (97×57×23 mm) vs compact (95×32×63 mm)) and has image stabilization (sensor shift vs none).

However, on average it doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs tunnel).

HP Photosmart E337

HP Photosmart E337
3 years older

Significant advantages of the E337 (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None

Significant disadvantages of the E337 (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • Much worse wide angle: 36 mm vs 25 mm
  • Much smaller screen: 1.5" vs 3.2"
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift

common strengths of the E337 and EX-Z3000

  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z3000 compared to digicam competitors include: it has a much wider wide angle lens (25 mm vs 38 mm), has a much larger screen (3.2" vs 1.5"), has a significantly higher resolution screen (460k dots vs 55k dots), has image stabilization (sensor shift vs none) and takes significantly higher resolution photos (9.8 MP vs 1.9 MP).

However, on average it doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs tunnel).

Fujifilm FinePix 2650

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8 years older

Significant advantages of the 2650 (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None

Significant disadvantages of the 2650 (vs the EX-Z3000)

  • Much worse wide angle: 38 mm vs 25 mm
  • Much smaller screen: 1.5" vs 3.2"
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift

common strengths of the 2650 and EX-Z3000

  • None found