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Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z20


Category: Beginner to Serious Amateur

The Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z20 is similar in features to the Z3, and also features 5MP resolution. It has 8x optical zoom, no CCD Anti-Shake System, but retains the Rapid Focus system for short shutter lag times at both wide-angle (focusing at 0.3 sec.) and telephoto focal lengths (focusing at 0.3 sec.).

The Konica Minolta Z20 retains the distinctive futuristic look, with clean and smooth rounded lines and corners. It has fast operations, and provides flexible exposure control. The LCD monitor is 1.5 in.

The Konica Minolta Z20 has a Macro mode that allows focusing as close as 1 cm (0.4 in.). An optional wide-angle Converter ZCW-300 provides a 35mm equivalent of 26mm wide-angle shooting.

The Konica Minolta Z20 is full-featured and will appeal to those who desire an ultra zoom digital camera with easy point-and-shoot as well as flexible exposure control -- but without the Anti-Shake.

Konica Minolta Z20
QuickFact™ Sheet
  Image Sensor 5.0 effective megapixels
1/2.5 in. CCD with Anti-Shake
  Lens Minolta APO GT  
  Focal Length 6-48mm (36-290mm, 35 mm equivalent)  
  Maximum Aperture F3.2(W)-F3.4(T)  
  Optical Zoom 8x  
  Macro 1cm / 0.4in.  
  Auto Focus
Rapid AF: a combination of a passive AF sensor with the video
3-Point Wide Focus Area; Spot focus areas with Focus Area Selection
Single-shot AF, Continuous AF with predictive focus control, Full-time AF, Manual focus.
  Shutter Speed 4 – 1/2,000 sec.  
  Exposure Control Programmed AE, Aperture priority, Shutter priority, Manual  
  Shooting Modes Digital Subject Program Selection (Portrait, Sports action, Landscape, Sunset, Standard, Night portrait -- Automatic and manual selection), Movie (640x320 15fps Motion JPEG MOV with sound limited only by capacity of memory card);
Continuous (Standard 1.0fps - 4 frames @ 2560 x 1920; Progressive Capture 6 frames at 1.0fps)
  Exposure Compensation +/- 2EV in 1/3 increments; Exposure Bracketing (three frame bracket in 1.0, 0.5, 0.3 EV increments)  
  Light Metering Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot  
  White Balance Automatic, Preset (Daylight, Tungsten, Cloudy, Flash and Fluorescent), Custom
  Viewfinder Switch Finder System allows the monitor to be viewed through the viewfinder; @ 98% coverage; diopter control
  LCD 1.5 inch (3.8cm) low-temperature polysilicon TFT color; Total number of pixels: 113,000; Automatic monitor amplification; 100% coverage  
  ISO Sensitivity
Manual equivalent 50, 100, 200, 320
  Storage Media 14.5MB Internal Storage;
SD (Secure Digital) Memory Cards, MultiMediaCards
  Battery 4 AA batteries: Alkaline, Ni-MH
  Included Accessories
16MB SD Memory Card
4 AA Alkaline Batteries
A/V Cable, USB-3 2.0 Full-speed Cable
Strap (Neck), Lens Cap
Software CD-ROMs (DiMAGE Viewer)
  Dimensions (W x H x D) 109 x 82 x 94 mm /
4.3 x 3.2 x 3.7 in.
  Weight (Camera body only) 300 g / 10.6 oz.  
  MSRP US$329.99  

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Konica Minolta Z20  

Recommended Konica Minolta Z20 Accessories:

  • Camera Case
  • Battery Charger Kit
  • 512MB SD Card
  • AC Adapter (if you do not want to wait for a fully recharged battery to upload pictures)
  • Wide-Angle Converter ZCW-300 kit

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