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 has a significantly larger screen (3.2" vs 3"), is much 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) and is thinner (0.9" vs 1.1").

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)

  • Much larger: Compact (105×59×29 mm) vs Super compact (97×57×23 mm)
  • Significantly smaller screen: 3" vs 3.2"
  • No touch screen

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 light: 205 g vs 148 g

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

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)

  • None found

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

  • None found

common strengths of the T6i and EX-Z3000

  • None found

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
3 months older

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

  • None found

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

  • None found

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 much 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 smaller screen: 1.5" vs 3.2"
  • Much worse wide angle: 36 mm vs 25 mm
  • Much larger: Compact (95×32×63 mm) vs Super compact (97×57×23 mm)

common strengths of the E337 and EX-Z3000

  • Very small: Compact (95×32×63 mm) vs Super compact (97×57×23 mm)

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

common strengths of the 2650 and EX-Z3000

  • Light weight: 235 g vs 148 g