As well as being compared against other compacts, the Casio Exilim EX-Z1050 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs and ultra compacts. The Casio Exilim EX-Z1050's top rivals come from Casio (such as the Exilim EX-Z1080 and the Exilim EX-Z33) and Canon (such as the PowerShot SD900 and the Rebel T3i)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z1050 compared to other compact competitors include: it is slightly smaller (super compact (91×57×24 mm) vs compact (91×57×28 mm)) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second).

However, on average it slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (400 ISO vs 3,200 ISO) and doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs tunnel).

Casio Exilim EX-Z1080

Casio Exilim EX-Z1080
7 months newer

Significant advantages of the EX-Z1080 (vs the EX-Z1050)

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Significant disadvantages of the EX-Z1080 (vs the EX-Z1050)

  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the EX-Z1080 and EX-Z1050

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Very small: Super compact (91×57×24 mm) vs Super compact (91×57×24 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 0.9"

Canon PowerShot SD900

Canon PowerShot SD900
4 months older

Significant advantages of the SD900 (vs the EX-Z1050)

  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None

Significant disadvantages of the SD900 (vs the EX-Z1050)

  • Significantly larger: Compact (91×57×28 mm) vs Super compact (91×57×24 mm)

common strengths of the SD900 and EX-Z1050

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Very small: Compact (91×57×28 mm) vs Super compact (91×57×24 mm)
  • Thin: 1.1" vs 0.9"

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
4 years newer

Significant advantages of the T3i (vs the EX-Z1050)

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Significant disadvantages of the T3i (vs the EX-Z1050)

  • None found

common strengths of the T3i and EX-Z1050

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compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, compared to ultra compact competitors the Casio EX-Z1050 has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 35 mm), has a much smaller screen (2.6" vs 3"), is much larger (super compact (91×57×24 mm) vs ultra compact (95×56×18 mm)), is older (january 2007 vs august 2009) and is thicker (0.9" vs 0.7").

Casio Exilim EX-Z33

Casio Exilim EX-Z33
2 years newer

Significant advantages of the EX-Z33 (vs the EX-Z1050)

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Significant disadvantages of the EX-Z33 (vs the EX-Z1050)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-Z33 and EX-Z1050

  • None found