The Casio Exilim EX-Z9 is mostly gets compared to pro digicams, ultra compacts and travel zooms. The Casio Exilim EX-Z9's top rivals come from Canon (such as the PowerShot G7 X Mark II) and Casio (such as the Exilim EX-Z90)

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z9 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it is slightly lighter (167 g vs 319 g).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm vs nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm), has a much narrower aperture (f/2.8 vs f/1.8), has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 24 mm), has a significantly smaller screen (2.6" vs 3") and has a much lower resolution screen (115k dots vs 1,040k dots).

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
8 years newer
$532 - $649

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the EX-Z9)

  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 38 mm
  • Much larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the EX-Z9)

  • None found

common strengths of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II and EX-Z9

  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, compared to ultra compact competitors the Casio EX-Z9 has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 35 mm), is older (march 2008 vs august 2009), is thicker (0.9" vs 0.7") and is slightly heavier (167 g vs 121 g).

Casio Exilim EX-Z90

Casio Exilim EX-Z90
1 year newer

Significant advantages of the EX-Z90 (vs the EX-Z9)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the EX-Z90 (vs the EX-Z9)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-Z90 and EX-Z9

  • None found

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-Z9 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.8 vs f/3.7), is much smaller (super compact (92×55×23 mm) vs compact (110×64×35 mm)), is thinner (0.9" vs 1.4") and is slightly lighter (167 g vs 232 g).

However, on average it has much less zoom (3x vs 30x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 25 mm), doesn't have a built-in GPS, has a slightly smaller screen (2.6" vs 3") and has a much lower resolution screen (115k dots vs 921k dots).

Nikon Coolpix S9700

Nikon Coolpix S9700
6 years newer
$470

Significant advantages of the S9700 (vs the EX-Z9)

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

Significant disadvantages of the S9700 (vs the EX-Z9)

  • Much larger: Compact (110×64×35 mm) vs Super compact (92×55×23 mm)
  • Narrower aperture: f/3.7 vs f/2.8
  • Much thicker: 1.4" vs 0.9"

common strengths of the S9700 and EX-Z9

  • Fairly small: Compact (110×64×35 mm) vs Super compact (92×55×23 mm)
  • Thin: 1.4" vs 0.9"
  • Light weight: 232 g vs 167 g