Resulting images generally have softer details and higher noise levels. The refresh rate is excellent, as well. When I opened the box the get started booklet and the wrist strap was missing, well OK so I checked the camera and photos , and are stil l in the camera, oops, Now I put a new memory card in and take my first photo Number The sliding lens cover design eliminates the need for a lens cap, and keeps the camera front smooth and pocket-friendly. This prevents the noise of the zoom motor from affecting the audio track. This compact interchangeable-lens model is a great step-up from APS-C models, as long

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A Playback zoom feature is available using the Zoom controls, as is a nine-image index display. Though the camera doesn’t have much of a hand grip, a sculpted, curving ridge on the front panel serves as a finger grip, reinforced by a slight thumb rest on the back panel.

So it’s pretty simple on the back of the camera. That’s a bit lower than other cameras in this class. The Bottom Line This sleek, gg500 point-and-shoot is ideal for those who want to capture highly detailed images while traveling light.

When the Shutter button is halfway pressed, the display also reports the selected aperture and shutter speed settings in auto mode.

The G has a strange mix of manual controls. These are small enough to slip in a shirt pocket and take exceptional pictures. Konica Minolta issues CCD alert.


Konica Minolta Dimage G review: Konica Minolta Dimage G – CNET

Your conclusion may be different than minota one above. In addition to the camera’s 3x optical zoom, as much as miholta digital zoom is also available, effectively increasing the G’s zoom capabilities to 9x. As with all Imaging Resource product tests, I encourage you to let your own eyes be the judge of how well the camera performed. With its dual-format memory card slot, tiny size, and simple, point-and-shoot operation, Minolta’s DiMAGE G is a rugged, portable option for techno-savvy consumers.

The lack of manual white balance shows–shots snapped under our tungsten test lights came out very yellow on automatic and a little pink when we used the preset. The Nikon Z6 may not offer the incredible resolution of t500 sibling, the Z7, but its 24MP resolution is more than enough for most people, and the money saved can buy a lot of glass.

Digital Cameras – Minolta Dimage G Digital Camera Review, Information, Specifications

Getting to movie mode is a little odd, too — it’s an item in the record menu. For a compact camera, they are very good. Autofocus speed is about average; shutter delay and shot-to-shot time rate as adequate, typically running 0. The lens zooms quickly if mniolta little noisily, and it’s fairly easy to control. Konica Minolta withdraw from camera business Jan 19, The G lacks a video out port.


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Minolta DiMAGE G500

Apart from this, the G performed nicely in my tests. Nothing to see here. Gear of the Year – Barney’s choice: Exposure Parameters Exposure Metering. This camera appears to be the first which has come out of the union g5000 Konica and Minolta, it looks an awful lot like the Konica KD Zoom.

It’s on the very small side, and it lacks a diopter correction knob. Suggested Retail Price At introduction. The lens comes out very quickly, in under one second, and the camera can capture its first shot in as little as 1.

Konica Minolta DiMAGE G500 5.0MP Digital Camera – Silver

Limited external controls keep the user interface simple, but also mean greater minolha on the LCD menu system. The G’s startup speed blew me away — it took around 1.

Minolta definitely has the sharpness cranked up, which adds a tiny bit of noise to the images. That said, the G’s LCD menus are straightforward and uncomplicated, with a scrolling page layout.