As well as being compared against other compacts, the Casio Exilim EX-Z75 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs. The Casio Exilim EX-Z75's top rivals come from Canon (such as the Rebel T3i) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix TS25)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z75 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/3.1 vs f/3.9) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1300 of a second).

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 25 mm), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), takes slightly lower resolution photos (7.1 MP vs 9.6 MP), is older (january 2007 vs january 2013) and is not waterproof.

Panasonic Lumix TS25

Panasonic Lumix TS25
6 years newer
$200

Significant advantages of the TS25 (vs the EX-Z75)

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

Significant disadvantages of the TS25 (vs the EX-Z75)

  • Narrower aperture: f/3.9 vs f/3.1
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1300 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the TS25 and EX-Z75

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (104×58×20 mm) vs Super compact (95×61×20 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.8" vs 0.8"

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z75 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it is much smaller (super compact (95×61×20 mm) vs professional size (133×100×80 mm)), is thinner (0.8" vs 3.1") and is much lighter (156 g vs 570 g).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (480p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has a much smaller screen (2.6" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (115k dots vs 1,040k dots), takes much lower resolution photos (7.1 MP vs 17.9 MP) and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
4 years newer

Significant advantages of the T3i (vs the EX-Z75)

  • Much higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 7.1 MP
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 115k dots
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None

Significant disadvantages of the T3i (vs the EX-Z75)

  • Much larger: Professional size (133×100×80 mm) vs Super compact (95×61×20 mm)
  • Much thicker: 3.1" vs 0.8"
  • Much heavier: 570 g vs 156 g

common strengths of the T3i and EX-Z75

  • None found