Kodak EasyShare Z990

Last Updated (18 February’13):
– Review & Sample Photos @ Photographyblog

Kodak EasyShare Z990 is a 12.0 MP Digital Camera with 30x Optical Zoom. It features Fast f/2.8 28 mm wide-angle lens, Optical image stabilization, High ISO up to 6400, 1920x1080p HD Video recording, Automatic panorama mode, Burst Modes, PASM Dial, RAW Format, Electronic Viewfinder, and has a 3.0-inch HVGA LCD Screen. The camera measures (W x H x D) 4.9 x 3.4 x 3.7″ / 12.45 x 8.64 x 9.40 cm and weight 1.3 lb / 590 g With batteries and memory card.

Overall Rating: ★★★★½

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Kodak EasyShare Z990 Reviews

Photographyblog reviews the Kodak EasyShare Z990 and writes;
“The picture quality is excellent, we were extremely impressed with the tonal rendition and accuracy of colours. The new sensor seems to be doing its job by reducing noise very well at the low to mid-range ISO settings.”
Rating: ★★★★☆

Digitalcamerareview reviews the Kodak EasyShare Z990 and writes;
“The Kodak EasyShare Max Z990 is a good ultrazoom that could have been a great ultrazoom. Its build quality is solid and its ergonomics are good (with a couple of minor exceptions). It has a wide array of features, including an ultra-quick continuous shooting mode. It includes a high quality lens and provides quick and accurate focusing. It offers very good image quality with especially nice looking colors and its low light image quality is impressive. It has an excellent flash.”
Rating: ★★★☆☆

Ephotozine reviews the Kodak EasyShare Z990 and writes;
“The full HD video, high speed shooting, long telephoto reach, and excellent macro modes make this an interesting camera, especially with some very good image quality and low noise,”
Rating: ★★★★☆

PCPRO reviews the Kodak EasyShare Z990 and writes;
“The 28-840mm lens has some barrel distortion at the wide end of the zoom but with a maximum aperture of f/2.8, plenty of light gets in. At the telephoto end images look crisp, and in good light the optical stabilisation works to reduce shake.”
Rating: ★★★★½

CNET reviews the Kodak EasyShare Z990 and writes;
“video performance was good. Colours were bright and it compensated quickly and smoothly for changes in the level of light in the scene. It also managed to quickly regain focus when we moved from wide angle to telephoto and vice versa.”
Rating: ★★★☆☆

PCMAG reviews the Kodak EasyShare Z990 and writes;
“In the PCMag Labs, we use the Imatest suite to objectively measure image quality, both in terms of image sharpness and low-light performance. Image sharpness is measured in lines per picture height, and the Kodak EasyShare Max scored well, with a center-weighted average of 1,946 lines per picture height.”
Rating: ★★★☆☆

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Kodak EasyShare Z990 User Manual (PDF)

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Kodak EasyShare Z990 Features

Kodak EasyShare Z990 offers high-performance to capture beautiful pictures from what you see. It also has a Share button which makes sharing your videos and pictures as simple with One Button Upload. It lets you instantly upload them to FACEBOOK, e-mail, KODAK Gallery and KODAK PULSE Digital Frames, and other popular sharing sites by connecting the camera to your computer or insert your memory card.


This camera also utilizing a BSI CMOS sensor performance which provides stunning low-light picture quality with less noise and less blur, even when you are shooting without flash. While the powerful 30X optical zoom lens zooms in faster and closer than ever that makes the camera enable to capture crisp and clear pictures. There is an Optical image stabilization which reduces the camera shake effect allowing you to capture sharp, steady shots when shooting at long zoom ranges. In addition, it also offer High ISO mode up to 6400 lets you capture the details in low-light conditions and fast-action situations.


Highlight Features:

+ Automatic panorama
+ Photobooth capture mode
+ Advanced camera features: PASM, RAW, creative modes, and film effects
+ Multiple scene modes
+ Artistic effects
+ Smart Capture feature
+ Face Recognition feature
+ 3.0 in. HGVA bright LCD
+ High-resolution electronic viewfinder (EVF)
+ Full 1080 HD video recording with stereo sound

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