As well as being compared against other compacts, the Casio Exilim EX-Z1000 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs and travel zooms. The Casio Exilim EX-Z1000's top rivals come from Canon (such as the Rebel T5i) and Casio (such as the Exilim EX-Z100 and the Exilim EX-ZS30)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, compared to other compact competitors the Casio EX-Z1000 has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 28 mm), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs LensSensor shift), is older (april 2006 vs february 2013), is slightly heavier (185 g vs 111 g) and slightly shorter exposures (4 seconds vs 30 seconds).

Casio Exilim EX-Z100

Casio Exilim EX-Z100
1 year newer
$610

Significant advantages of the EX-Z100 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 38 mm
  • Significantly lighter: 111 g vs 185 g

Significant disadvantages of the EX-Z100 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-Z100 and EX-Z1000

  • Wide aperture: f/2.6 vs f/2.8
  • Very small: Super compact (93×55×21 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.8" vs 0.9"

Casio Exilim EX-ZS30

Casio Exilim EX-ZS30
6 years newer

Significant advantages of the EX-ZS30 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Much better wide angle: 26 mm vs 38 mm

Significant disadvantages of the EX-ZS30 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-ZS30 and EX-Z1000

  • Very small: Super compact (95×56×20 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.8" vs 0.9"
  • Light weight: 146 g vs 185 g

Casio Exilim EX-Z1200 SR

Casio Exilim EX-Z1200 SR
1 year newer

Significant advantages of the EX-Z1200 SR (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    2. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 4 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the EX-Z1200 SR (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-Z1200 SR and EX-Z1000

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Very small: Super compact (93×58×22 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 0.9"

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
7 years newer
$1,095 (body only)
$539 - $549 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T5i (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the T5i (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • None found

common strengths of the T5i and EX-Z1000

  • None found

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z1000 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a slightly larger screen (2.8" vs 2.7"), is significantly smaller (super compact (92×58×22 mm) vs compact (93×58×26 mm)) and is thinner (0.9" vs 1").

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 25 mm), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (400 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), is older (april 2006 vs august 2011) and is slightly heavier (185 g vs 160 g).

Nikon Coolpix S6200

Nikon Coolpix S6200
5 years newer

Significant advantages of the S6200 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 38 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the S6200 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Significantly larger: Compact (93×58×26 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)

common strengths of the S6200 and EX-Z1000

  • Very small: Compact (93×58×26 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)
  • Very thin: 1" vs 0.9"
  • Very light: 160 g vs 185 g