Casio has launched itu2019s first ever 10MP compact in the shape of the new Exilim EX-Z1000.

Casio has launched it?s first ever 10MP compact. The EX-Z1000 is the latest new entry to Casio?s popular Exilim line-up and in addition to its mammoth CCD the EX-Z1000 is also the first in the series to incorporate a large 2.8inch, widescreen LCD.

Sculpted in a slim line body style, the camera is powered by a large 1/1.8inch high resolution CCD and Casio?s own Exilim Engine image processor. The EX-Z1000 also sports anti shake technology, a high ISO of 3200, Casio?s famed BEST SHOT mode and a Super Life battery system.

Hiroshi Fujii, Managing Director of Casio Electronics Co. Ltd said; “The recent explosion in digital photography among the mass market is leading to an increased demand for greater detail within users’ image capture; primarily driven by users’ first experiences of digital cameras and the uptake of imaging software.” He continued, “Creative photographers will find the sleek stainless steel EX-Z1000 a delight to use when seeking to capture their own view of the world.”

The EX-Z1000 will hit stores this May priced £379.99; you can find out full details of the camera at www.casio.co.uk