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Kodak EasyShare Z712 IS


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Category: Beginner to Serious Amateur

The Kodak EasyShare Z712 IS features 7.1MP resolution, a SCHNEIDER-KREUZNACH VARIOGON 12x optical zoom lens (36–432 mm, 35 mm equiv.) with image stabilization and a large 2.5-in. LCD monitor.

The Kodak Z712 IS provides full exposure flexibility, including Aperture-Priority, Shutter-Priority and Manual modes, plus 15 easy-to-use Scene Modes and QuickTime (640 x 480) 30fps movie with sound. It is fast with a click-to-capture speed of 0.26 sec.

PictBridge technology enables photos to be printed directly from the Kodak Z712 IS to any PictBridge-enabled printer.

The Kodak EasyShare Z712 IS should appeal to beginner and serious amateur photographers desiring a long zoom, image stabilization and easy-to-use digital camera with full exposure flexibility.

Kodak Z712 IS
QuickFact™ Sheet
  Kodak EasyShare Z712 ISUS | CAN | UK  
Standard features
  Image Sensor 7.1 MP (3081 × 2313) 1/2.5 in. CCD  
  Lens 36–432 mm (35 mm equiv.) f/2.8–4.8 SCHNEIDER-KREUZNACH VARIOGON Lens  
  Image Stabilizer optical  
  Lens protection built-in  
  Optical zoom 12X  
  Advanced digital zoom 4.2X  
  Maximum Aperture f/2.8(W)–f/4.8(T)
  Shutter speed 1/2–1/1000 sec. in 1/3 step increments  
  Viewfinder high resolution (230k pixels) electronic, 100% field of view  
  LCD 2.5 in. (6.4 cm) high resolution (115k pixels) indoor/outdoor color TFT display, 5 level brightness adjustments  
  Storage 32 MB internal memory* available, SD/MMC card expansion slot  
  Auto focus  
  Type TTL imager AF system  
  Modes normal AF, macro AF, infinity AF, manual  
  Focus Range auto wide: 1.6 ft (0.5 m)–infinity
auto tele: 3.9 ft (1.2 m)–infinity
macro wide: 4.7 in.–2.0 ft (12–60 cm)
macro tele: 2.0–4.3 ft (60 cm–1.3 m)
  Auto focus control single, continuous  
  AF Zones TTL multi-zone AF, center zone AF, selectable zone AF (5 zones)  
  AF assist light available  
  Exposure Control  
  ISO Sensitivity auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200**  
  Exposure metering multi-pattern, center-weighted, spot (zone tracks with 5 focus zones)  
  Exposure compensation ±2.0 EV with 1/3 EV steps  
  Exposure bracketing ±1.0 EV with 1/3 EV steps, 3 images  
  AE lock when shutter button pressed  
  Histogram display display on live view, quick view, and review  
  White balance auto, daylight, tungsten, fluorescent, open shade  
  Flash range 1.6–15.4 ft (0.5–4.7 m) at wide, ISO 140
3.9–8.9 ft (1.2–2.7 m) at tele, ISO 140
  Flash mode auto, red eye pre-flash, fill, off  
  Flash compensation -1 to +1 EV in 1/3 steps  
Shooting Specifications
  Drive modes single shot, first burst (2 fps up to 6 frames), last burst (2 fps last 6 frames), self timer (10 sec.), two-shots self-timer (10 sec.), delay shutter (2 sec.), exposure bracketing (3 shots)  
  Shooting modes sport, SCN, high ISO and smart scene via auto, P (program), A (aperture priority), S (shutter priority), M (manual), video  
  Scene modes

portrait, night portrait, landscape, night landscape, flower, sunset, backlight, candle light, manner/museum, text, beach, snow, fireworks, children, panorama stitch

  Click to capture < 0.26 sec. (preview on) wide  
  Shot to shot < 1.2 sec.  
  Still capture  
  Still format JPEG/EXIF v2.21  
  Picture size 7.1 MP (3072 × 2304)—prints up to 30 × 40 in. (76 × 102 cm)
6.3 MP (3072 × 2048)—3:2, optimized ratio for 4 × 6 in. (10 × 15 cm) prints
5.0 MP (2592 × 1944)—prints up to 20 × 30 in. (50 × 76 cm)
3.1 MP (2048 × 1536)—prints up to 8 × 10 in. (20 × 25 cm)
2.2 MP (1800 × 1200)—3:2
2.1 MP (1920 × 1080)—16:9
1.2 MP (1280x960)—email, small prints
  Color modes high color, natural color (default), low color, sepia, black and white  
  Sharpness high, normal (default), low  
  Review options view by date, view by album, view by image storage, selected, KODAK PERFECT TOUCH Technology, crop, protect or unprotect, slide show, copy, multi-up  
  Editing on-camera crop, KODAK PERFECT TOUCH Technology  
  Video capture  
  Format QUICKTIME MPEG 4 with audio recording and playback  
  Quality VGA (640 × 480) at 30 fps, QVGA (320 × 240) at 30 fps  
  Length continuous up to 80 min. based on memory capacity  
  Review options view by image storage, selected, protect, album, date; make picture, edit video, protect, action print (4, 9, 16-up), bookmarks, slide show, copy, multi-up  
  Editing make picture from video (1, 4, 9, 16-up), trim  
  Custom settings LCD brightness, capture frame grid, image stabilizer control, quick view, advanced digital zoom setting, orientation sensor, sound, volume, date & time setting, auto power off, video out setting, language, image storage, album  
  Favorites slide show, multi-up, setup menu, direct Favorites  
  Share print, print all, e-mail, Favorites, cancel print  
  Dock compatibility See the Dock Compatibility Chart  
  Direct printing KODAK EASYSHARE Photo Printer 500, IMAGELINK print system compatible, PictBridge-enabled  
  Software works with KODAK EASYSHARE Software  
  Physical specifications  
  I/O interface A/V output (NTSC or PAL, user-selectable), exclusive KODAK Camera Dock/Printer Dock interface, digital (USB 2.0) connector  
  Power optional KODAK EASYSHARE Docks with KODAK Li-ion Rechargeable Battery Pack; 1 lithium battery CRV3; optional KODAK Li-ion Rechargeable Digital Camera Battery KLIC-8000  
  Dedicated buttons power switch, shutter button, mode dial (high ISO, smart scene, sport, SCN, P, A, S, M, video, Favorite), zoom switch, EVF/LCD, drive, focus, flash, info, review, 5-way switch, Share, menu, delete, jog dial  
  Tripod mount ¼ in. standard  
  Dimensions (W×H×D) 103.6 × 74.2 × 69.7 mm / 4.1 × 2.9 × 2.7 in.
  Weight without batteries: 300 g / 10.6 oz
  Warranty one year  
  MSRP US $299.95 / CAN $ / UK £229.99 (Inc. VAT)  

Package Contents
KODAK EASYSHARE Z712 IS Zoom Digital Camera
KODAK Lithium Digital Camera Battery CRV3
USB and audio/video cables
Lens cap with strap
Neck strap
Getting Started Guide
Custom camera insert for optional KODAK EASYSHARE Camera and Printer Docks

System Requirements
  • WINDOWS XP or higher
  • INTERNET EXPLORER 6.0 or higher
  • MACINTOSH OS X 10.3 or higher
  • SAFARI 1.1 or higher
  • 600 MHz processor or greater
  • 128 MB RAM
  • 200 MB hard drive disk space available
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Available USB port
  • Color monitor, 800 × 600 display resolution, 16-bit minimu

* 32 MB internal memory/28 MB available for picture storage (1 MB equals one million bytes).
** ISO 3200 available at 1.2 MP setting.

Specifications are subject to change without notice.

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