Casio Exilim EX-S500 (orange) Specifications

Casio Exilim EX-S500 (orange)

Casio Exilim EX-S500 (orange)

Part Number: EX-S500EO (Reviewed) Released: July 15, 2005

General

  • Depth
    0.6 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    5.0 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    stainless steel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    5250000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    With a slim profile of 0.6 in., this camera fits easily into a pocket or purse. Video capture ability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Casio Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    anti shake, autumn leaves, high sensitivity, macro, natural green, night scene, night scene with portrait, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, portrait with scenery, scenery, splashing water, soft flowing water, back light, sports mode, sundown, text, twilight mode, white board, candlelight portrait, business cards and documents, children, collection, fireworks, flower, flowing water, food
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    2 steps in 1/3 EV step

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.3 ft - 9 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Display

  • Display Format
    84,960 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    fiesta orange, orange
  • Color Category
    orange

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 6 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.7-5.2
  • Min Focal Length
    6.2 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    18.6 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    15.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    6.7 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    6
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    8.3 MB flash
  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 2560 x 1920 : 2 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2560 x 1920 : 3 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2560 x 1920 : 7 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2560 x 1712 : 2 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2560 x 1712 : 4 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2560 x 1712 : 7 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2304 x 1728 : 4 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2304 x 1728 : 5 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2304 x 1728 : 9 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 4 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 6 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 11 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 7 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 10 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 20 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 38 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 50 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 640 x 480 : 79 - with 8.3MB built-in memory
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 25 sec - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 69 sec - with 8.3MB built-in memory, MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 25 sec - with 8.3MB built-in memory
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 69 sec - with 8.3MB built-in memory

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Power

  • Batteries Included
    1

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    30 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, histogram display, resizing an image

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    DC power input, USB, composite video/audio output, docking station
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Photo Loader, Photohands, Ulead Movie Wizard SE VCD

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Casio NP-20
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Casio NP-20

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9, Apple Mac OS X, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Casio
  • Product Line
    Casio EXILIM
  • Model
    EX-S500EO
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, histogram display, resizing an image

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    2 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • Shooting Programs
    anti shake, autumn leaves, high sensitivity, macro, natural green, night scene, night scene with portrait, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, portrait with scenery, scenery, splashing water, soft flowing water, back light, sports mode, sundown, text, twilight mode, white board, candlelight portrait, business cards and documents, children, collection, fireworks, flower, flowing water, food

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    0.22 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    5 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" )
  • Total Pixels
    5250000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    5.6 cm
  • Display Format
    84,960 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    8.3 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, MOTION PRINT, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support, direct print

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.3 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    9 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    economy, fine, normal
  • Image Resolution
    1600 x 1200, 2560 x 1712, 2560 x 1920, 640 x 480, 2048 x 1536, 2304 x 1728
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG
  • Image File Size
    1 MB, 1.05 MB, 2.85 MB, 3 MB, 370 KB, 630 KB, 710 KB, 800 KB, 90 KB, 950 KB, 1.23 MB, 1.53 MB, 1.64 MB, 1.9 MB, 1.95 MB, 140 KB, 190 KB, 2 MB
  • Storage Capacity
    10 Ah, 11 Ah, 5 Ah, 50 Ah, 6 Ah, 7 Ah, 79 Ah, 9 Ah, 2 Ah, 20 Ah, 3 Ah, 38 Ah, 4 Ah
  • Comments
    with 8.3MB built-in memory

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4, AVI
  • Image Resolution
    320 x 240, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    15 frames per second, 30 frames per second
  • Capacity
    25 sec, 69 sec
  • Comments
    with 8.3MB built-in memory

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Casio Inc.

Where to Buy

Casio Exilim EX-S500 (orange)

Part Number: EX-S500EO Released: Jul 15, 2005

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