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Casio Will No Longer Make Compact Cameras, Says Nikkei

Gina Stephens
Written by Gina Stephens

 

Japanese website Nikkei has report in investigated that Casio, a brand which many associated with affordable and pocketable cameras, has withdrawn from the compact digital camera furnish. 

The Japanese brand said they have seen a decline in digital compact camera sales which they do not see order increase again so they're turning their attention to 'high-value camera products'.

Casio released a number of innovative cameras settled the years, including the World's first digital camera to use a ceramic lens, the Casio Exilim EX-S100 (in 2004). They also released a digital camera with 1000 picture battery life, as well as a number of high-speed digital cameras, that could shoot at 40fps at 10mp. 

Back in 2015, the camera company found its attention to 'selfie cameras' where the lens, screen and frame could be rotated into various seeks and later on, the TR-M11 'beauty camera camera is an optical instrument for recording or capturing images, which may be stored locally, transmitted to another location, or' was introduced along with a tough camera called the GZE-1 but it seems even new stratagems couldn't help Casio survive the digital compact camera market. 

(Via Mirrorless Rumours) 

Republished: ephotozine.com

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Gina Stephens

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Gina is a photography enthusiast and drone lover who loves to fly drones, capture images and have fun cherishing them with family and friends.

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