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Kodak EasyShare Z812 IS


Kodak EasyShare Z812 IS

Category: Beginner to Serious Amateur

The Kodak EasyShare Z812 IS features 8.2MP resolution, a SCHNEIDER-KREUZNACH VARIOGON 12x optical zoom lens (36–432 mm, 35 mm equiv.) with optical image stabilization and a large 2.5-in. LCD monitor.

The Kodak Z812 IS provides full exposure flexibility, including Aperture-Priority, Shutter-Priority and Manual modes, plus 16 easy-to-use Scene Modes and QuickTime HD movie with sound (1280×720) at 30 fps. It is fast with a click-to-capture speed of 0.23 sec.

PictBridge technology enables photos to be printed directly from the Kodak Z812 IS to any PictBridge-enabled printer.

The Kodak EasyShare Z812 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 Z812 IS
QuickFact™ Sheet
  Kodak EasyShare Z812 ISUS | CAN | UK  
Standard features
  Image Sensor 8.2 MP (3298 × 2472) 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 (230k 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 yes  
  Exposure Control  
  ISO Sensitivity auto, 64, 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 wide: 1.6–25.6 ft (0.5–7.8 m)
tele: 3.9–14.4 ft (1.2–4.4 m)
  Flash mode auto, off, fill, red-eye reduction  
  Flash compensation ±1.0 EV in 1/3 steps  
Shooting Specifications
  Drive modes single shot, self timer (10 sec.), delay shutter (2 sec.), 2X self timer (10 sec., 18 sec.), first burst (2 fps up to 5 frames) last burst (2 fps last 5 frames)  
  Shooting modes smart scene, high ISO, SCN, panorama (left-right, right-left ), P (program mode), A (aperture priority mode), S (shutter priority mode), M (manual mode), video  
  Scene modes

portrait, sports, landscape, night landscape, night portrait, flower, sunset, backlight, candlelight, manner/museum, self-portrait, text, beach, snow, fireworks, children

  Click to capture 0.23 sec.  
  Shot to shot 1.65 sec.  
  Still capture  
  Still format JPEG/EXIF v2.21  
  Picture size 8.2 MP (3264 × 2448)—4:3
7.1 MP (3264 × 2176)—3:2
6.0 MP (3264 × 1836)—16:9
5.0 MP (2592 × 1944)—4:3
3.1 MP (2048 × 1536)—4:3
2.2 MP (1800 × 1200)—3:2
2.1 MP (1920 × 1080)—16:9
1.2 MP (1280 × 960)—4:3
  Compression fine, standard, basic  
  Color modes high color, natural color (default), low color, sepia, black and white  
  Sharpness high, normal (default), low  
  Review options single, magnification with navigation box, multi-up, slideshow, view by date, view by album, view by storage, album tagging, copy and protect  
  Editing on-camera crop, KODAK PERFECT TOUCH Technology, voice annotation  
  Video capture  
  Format QUICKTIME MPEG 4 with stereo sound  
  Quality HD (1280 × 720) at 30 fps, VGA (640 × 480) at 30 fps, QVGA (320 × 240) at 30 fps  
  Length continuous up to 30 min. based on memory capacity and file size for HD, VGA, and QVGA  
  Review options play, rewind, pause, fast forward and rewind, forward and rewind by frame, multi-up, slide show, view by date, view by album, view by storage, bookmarks  
  Editing make picture from video, action print (4, 9, 16-up), trim date, view by album, view by storage, bookmarks  
  Custom settings LCD brightness setting (5 levels), image storage setting, album setting, capture frame grid, image stabilizer control, quick view, advanced digital zoom setting, orientation sensor setting, sound setting, volume setting, date & time setting, auto power off time setting, video out setting, language setting  
  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) connection  
  Power KODAK Lithium Digital Camera Battery CRV3; KODAK Li-Ion Rechargeable Digital Camera Battery KLIC-8000; 2 AA lithium batteries; 3V AC adapter; optional KODAK EASYSHARE Camera/Printer Docks  
  Tripod mount ¼ in. standard  
  Dimensions (W×H×D) 108.4 × 74.2 × 76.1 mm / 4.3 × 2.9 × 3.0 in.
  Weight without batteries: 300 g / 10.6 oz
  Warranty one year  
  MSRP US $299.95 / CAN $ / UK £279.99 (Inc. VAT)  

Package Contents

  • KODAK EASYSHARE Z812 IS Zoom Digital Camera
  • KODAK Lithium Digital Camera Battery CRV3
  • USB and audio/video cables
  • Lens cap with strap
  • Neck strap
  • Getting Started Guide with KODAK EASYSHARE Software
  • 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 minimum

* 32 MB internal memory/28 MB available for picture storage (1 MB equals one million bytes).
** ISO 3200 available at 2.2 MP and less in PASM modes.
*** Among high-zoom, image stabilized digital cameras in P mode as of July 2007.

Specifications are subject to change without notice.

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