Updated (February 2012): Compare the Casio Exilim EX-ZR100 vs Casio EX-ZR20

Casio Exilim ZR100 vs Casio EX-ZR20

Winner
Casio Exilim EX-ZR100

57

Casio EX-ZR20

42

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Casio Exilim ZR100

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
1,000 fps
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
40 fps
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Casio EX-ZR20

Size
Really small
Compact (100×59×26 mm)
Thickness
Thin
1"
Weight
Light-weight
166 g
Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps

Items often bought with the ZR100 or EX-ZR20

galleries

Explore our gallery of 5 sample photos taken by the Casio Exilim EX-ZR100.

differences

Advantages of the Casio ZR100

Report a correction
High-speed framerate
Higher speed movies
1,000 fps vs 480 fps
Help
More than 2x higher fps
Wide angle
Better wide angle
24 mm vs 25 mm
Help
Almost the same
Battery life
Significantly longer battery life
450 shots vs 335 shots
Help
More than 30% more shots per battery charge
Aperture
Wider aperture
f/3 vs f/3.3
Help
At its widest zoom, the ZR100's lens captures marginally more light (0.3 f-stops)
Zoom
More zoom
12.5x vs 8x
Help
Around 2.5x more zoom
Macro focus
Better macro capability
1.0 cm vs 2.0 cm
Help
Focus on subjects 2x closer to the lens
Casio Exilim EX-ZR100 Learn more about
the Casio ZR100

Advantages of the Casio EX-ZR20

Report a correction
Size
Smaller
100×59×26 mm vs 105×59×29 mm
Help
Around 20% smaller
Weight
Lighter
166 g vs 204 g
Help
Around 20% lighter
Thickness
Thinner
1" vs 1.1"
Help
More than 10% thinner
Lowest price
Cheaper
$201.60 vs $439.85
Help
The best price we've seen is $238 cheaper (2.2x less)
Casio EX-ZR20 Learn more about
the Casio EX-ZR20
vs

recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent travel zooms, and ignoring price

Snapsort Recommends
Casio Exilim EX-ZR100 Casio Exilim ZR100 57
Retailer
    Style
      Color
        You save
        vs
        42 Casio EX-ZR20 Casio EX-ZR20
        Retailer
          Style
            Color
              You save

              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              High-speed framerate Extremely high speed movies Help
              ZR1001,000 fps
              EX-ZR20480 fps
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              1080p @ 30fps
              HDR In-camera HDR Help
              Combines multiple exposures
              Battery life Great battery life Help
              ZR100450 shots
              EX-ZR20335 shots
              Sensor type Better sensor types Help
              Better in low light
              Common Weaknesses
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              3,200 ISO
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Image stabilization Poor image stabilization Help
              1. Sensor shift

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              Common Weaknesses
              External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
              Limited to the in-camera mic
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              ZR10012.5x
              EX-ZR208x

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR200

              Casio Exilim ZR-200

              Travel zoom

              $207

              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Casio Exilim ZR800

              Casio Exilim ZR800

              Travel zoom

              $160

              Zoom Has slightly more zoom
              Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Thickness Is thicker
              Canon Powershot S100

              Canon Powershot S100

              Pro digicam

              $260

              Aperture Has a significantly wider aperture
              GPS Has a built-in GPS
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Panorama Lacks built-in panoramas
              Casio Exilim EX-100

              Casio Exilim EX-100

              Pro digicam

              $489

              Screen size Has a much larger screen
              Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
              Lowest price Is significantly more expensive
              Thickness Is thicker
              Casio Exilim EX-ZR1000

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR1000

              Travel zoom

              $249

              Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
              Supports RAW Shoots RAW
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Thickness Is thicker
              Casio Exilim EX-ZR10

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR10

              Compact

              $170

              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Panorama Lacks built-in panoramas
              Casio EX-Z3000

              Casio EX-Z3000

              Travel zoom

              Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
              Size Is slightly smaller
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR100 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Casio Exilim EX-FH100

              Casio Exilim EX-FH100

              Travel zoom

              $895

              Supports RAW Shoots RAW
              Size Slightly smaller
              Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Casio Exilim EX-ZR300

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR300

              Travel zoom

              $187

              Battery life Longer battery life
              Lowest price Cheaper
              Casio Exilim EX-H30

              Casio Exilim EX-H30

              Travel zoom

              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Size Slightly smaller
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Casio Exilim EX-Z1000

              Casio Exilim EX-Z1000

              Compact

              $222

              Size Significantly smaller
              Aperture Wider aperture
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Casio Exilim ZR400

              Casio Exilim ZR400

              Travel zoom

              $149

              Battery life Longer battery life
              Lowest price Significantly cheaper
              Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
              True resolution Significantly lower true resolution

              Casio EX-ZR20 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon D7200

              Nikon D7200

              Entry-level DSLR

              $968 - $1,097 body only

              $1,397 with 18-140mm lens

              Battery life Much longer battery life
              External mic jack Has an external mic jack
              Size Much larger
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Fujifilm FinePix F750 EXR

              Fujifilm FinePix F750 EXR

              Travel zoom

              $180

              Zoom Significantly more zoom
              True resolution Slightly higher true resolution
              High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
              Size Significantly larger
              Placeholder

              Casio Exilim EX-Z4

              Compact

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Size Smaller
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Screen size Much smaller screen
              Casio Exilim EX-ZR15

              Casio Exilim ZR15

              Compact

              $141

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Lowest price Slightly cheaper
              Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
              Size Slightly larger

              appearance

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR100 Casio EX-ZR20
              Casio Exilim EX-ZR100 Casio EX-ZR20
              Casio Exilim EX-ZR100 Casio EX-ZR20

              discussion

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR100
              Exilim ZR100
              Casio

              Report a correction
              Casio EX-ZR20
              EX-ZR20
              Casio

              Report a correction

              Showing 0 comments