As well as being compared against other compacts, the Casio Exilim EX-Z1000 is also often compared to travel zooms. The Casio Exilim EX-Z1000's top rivals come from Casio (such as the Exilim EX-Z100 and the Exilim ZR-200) and Olympus (such as the C-21)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z1000 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a much larger screen (2.8" vs 1.8"), is slightly smaller (super compact (92×58×22 mm) vs compact (107×62×36 mm)), takes slightly higher resolution photos (10 MP vs 1.9 MP), is newer (april 2006 vs june 1999) and is thinner (0.9" vs 1.4").

However, on average it has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 28 mm), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens) and doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs tunnel).

Casio Exilim EX-Z100

Casio Exilim EX-Z100
1 year newer
$229

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

  • Fairly small: Super compact (93×55×21 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)
  • Thin: 0.8" vs 0.9"

Olympus C-21

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6 years older

Significant advantages of the C-21 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None

Significant disadvantages of the C-21 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Much smaller screen: 1.8" vs 2.8"
  • Much larger: Compact (107×62×36 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)
  • Significantly lower true resolution: 1.9 MP vs 10 MP

common strengths of the C-21 and EX-Z1000

  • None found

Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS

Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS
1 year newer
$190

Significant advantages of the SD1100 IS (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None

Significant disadvantages of the SD1100 IS (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 2.8"
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the SD1100 IS and EX-Z1000

  • Fairly small: Super compact (87×55×22 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 0.9"

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z1000 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it is significantly smaller (super compact (92×58×22 mm) vs compact (105×59×29 mm)) and is thinner (0.9" vs 1.1").

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 24 mm), records lower quality movies (480p vs 1080p @ 30fps), has a significantly smaller screen (2.8" vs 3"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 460k dots) and doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 1,000 fps).

Casio Exilim ZR-200

Casio Exilim EX-ZR200
5 years newer
$788

Significant advantages of the ZR-200 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 38 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Records high-speed movies: 1,000 fps vs None

Significant disadvantages of the ZR-200 (vs the EX-Z1000)

  • Significantly larger: Compact (105×59×29 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)

common strengths of the ZR-200 and EX-Z1000

  • Fairly small: Compact (105×59×29 mm) vs Super compact (92×58×22 mm)