Casio archive

  • Casio G-Shock celebrates 25 years
    Gadgets

    Casio G-Shock celebrates 25 years

    By 11 September 2008

    Casio will release some special edition watches to celebrate the G-Shock sub-brand's 25th anniversary. The new models include one created in collaboration with film-maker Spike Lee, one with graphic artist Eric Haze and two retro models inspired by 80's...

  • Casio 8MP phone gets FCC approval
    Phones

    Casio 8MP phone gets FCC approval

    By 26 August 2008

    Samsung's 8MP cameraphone - the i850 is now in shops, and then there's the Sony Ericsson C905 - so Casio has obviously decided to get in on the action. These are the plans, approved by the FCC Stateside, for a Casio Exilim 8-megapixel cameraphone. The...

  • Casio shows off photo printer duo
    Cameras

    Casio shows off photo printer duo

    By 20 August 2008

    Photo printers are often all much of a muchness - but add a fold out keyboard and touchscreen tech and it all gets a little bit more interesting. Introducing the PCP-1200 and PCP-250 from Casio. Both feature fold-down keyboards, they can print at resolutions...

  • Casio EX-Z19, EX-Z85, EX-Z250 and EX-Z300
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    Casio EX-Z19, EX-Z85, EX-Z250 and EX-Z300

    By 20 August 2008

    Casio has announced four new compact cameras on Wednesday that it hopes will appeal to the party scene looking for a neat compact when they are out and about. Here is a gallery of images from all angles so you can see if it will complement your own good...

  • Casio EX-Z300, EX-Z19, EX-Z85 and EX-Z250 announced
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    Casio EX-Z300, EX-Z19, EX-Z85 and EX-Z250 announced

    By 20 August 2008

    Casio has launched a range of new compact cameras on Wednesday that promise to make sure you look beautiful every time your caught on camera. The new range will consist of four new models with the 10-megapixel touting EX-Z300 topping the pile in terms...

  • Casio Exilim Card EX-S10 digital camera review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Casio Exilim Card EX-S10 digital camera review

    By 19 August 2008

    The Exilim EX-S10 is billed as the World’s slimmest digital compact and it is certainly very thin indeed. The S10 sits perched at the top of the Casio Exilim Card range above the S880 and comes in a variety of striking colours including red, white,...

  • E-Ink display phones to launch
    Phones

    E-Ink display phones to launch

    By 24 July 2008

    E-Ink has announced on that both Casio and Hitachi will use its E Ink Vixplex Imaging Film for the outside displays of their new clamshell phones. Although it's unlikely these models will make it to the UK, it's a notable launch from the fact that they...

  • Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z150 launches
    Cameras

    Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z150 launches

    By 14 July 2008

    Casio has launched its newest Exilim digi-camera, the 8.1-megapixel Zoom EX-Z150. Casio are claiming that the new model is the slimmest camera in the world with a built-in wide-angle 28mm (35mm film equivalent) 4x optical zoom lens, at 20.1mm thick (measuring...

  • Casio releases firmware 1.02 for the Exilim EX-F1
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    Casio releases firmware 1.02 for the Exilim EX-F1

    By 28 April 2008

    Casio has made a new firmware version for the Casio Exilim EX-F1 available for download from its website. The update to V1.02 should mean a shorter start up time and high-speed zoom support during FHD movie recording. How do you know if you need it? Simple....

  • Casio EX-S10 goes on sale in UK
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    Casio EX-S10 goes on sale in UK

    By 1 April 2008

    Casio's Exilim Card EX-S10 is now on sale in the UK in four funky colours - red, blue, silver and black. The camera's stainless steel body, measuring 94.2mm wide, 54.6mm high and 15.0mm thin (13.8mm at the thinnest part) is apparently the product of Casio's...

  • Casio launches motorsports-inspired watch
    Gadgets

    Casio launches motorsports-inspired watch

    By 14 March 2008

    Casio has launched the latest in its high performance collection, the motorsports-inspired WVQ-570E-1AVER with a built-in speed indicator which gives a visual representation of average speed. Featuring carbon fibre pattern styling on the face and Wave...

  • Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z9 launches in US
    Cameras

    Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z9 launches in US

    By 6 March 2008

    Casio has launched a new middle of the range digital camera on Thursday in the US. The new model, the Casio Exilim EX-Z9, promises to offer 8.1 megapixels and a 3X optical zoom. Other features include a 2.6-inch wide LCD display and a mind-numbing 23...

  • Casio Exilim EX-S880 digital camera review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Casio Exilim EX-S880 digital camera review

    By 21 January 2008

    While most manufacturers are pushing 12 megapixel compact cameras, Casio's latest camera is an 8 megapixel shooter that promises a bunch of consumer friendly tech, but is it enough? We get snapping to find out. The 8.1-megapixel EXILIM EX-S880 is the...

  • CES 2008: Four new Exilim cameras from Casio
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    CES 2008: Four new Exilim cameras from Casio

    By 7 January 2008

    Following on from the announcement of a new high speed Exilim camera, Casio has introduced four other models to its line-up of digital compacts. First up is the Exilim Card EX-S10, which is claimed to be the world’s smallest and thinnest 10.1-megapixel...

  • CES 2008: Casio EXILIM EX-F1 becomes official
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    CES 2008: Casio EXILIM EX-F1 becomes official

    By 6 January 2008

    Casio has announced the EXILIM EX-F1 that can shoot up to 60 frames per second at CES in Las Vegas. First unveiled at IFA in September last year, the new camera will sport a 6-megapixel sensor and come with a 12x optical zoom. However the appealing element...

  • Casio goes for gold with new G-Shock
    Gadgets

    Casio goes for gold with new G-Shock

    By 29 November 2007

    Casio's new gold G-Shock, the G-011BD-9AVER, is resistant to shock, vibration and water up to 200 metres. The timepiece boasts stainless steel bands and multi-dial displays and would look good on any festive wrist this Yule. £180, available now.

  • Casio launches WVQ-570DBE-1AVER speed-measuring watch
    Sports Fitness

    Casio launches WVQ-570DBE-1AVER speed-measuring watch

    By 3 October 2007

    Casio has launched the nattily titled WVQ-570DBE-1AVER watch. Claiming to take complex calculations out of measuring speed, it joins Casio's high performance collection. The WVQ-570DBE-1AVER comes complete with a 1/100-second stopwatch and built-in velocity...

  • Casio Exilim Zoom EX Z77 digital camera review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Casio Exilim Zoom EX Z77 digital camera review

    By 19 September 2007

    The new Exilim EX Z77 sits snuggly in Casio’s Exilim line up above the EX Z75 and beneath the EX Z1050 so it is in the upper echelon of the mid-range models. The £149.99 pricing makes it look attractive, as does a couple of neat new features, which...

  • Sagem my150x mobile phone with retro design influences
    Phones

    Sagem my150x mobile phone with retro design influences

    By 17 September 2007

    Sagem has launched the my150x, a 10mm thick budget handset from that boasts a "new modern design with a retro feel". The 1.8-inch screen has NeoN technology, an innovation which lights up its display in a way that Sagem says has a classic Casio watch...

  • Casio G-shock Mudman watch review
    Sports Fitness 3.5 out of 5

    Casio G-shock Mudman watch review

    By 2 September 2007

    So you think your tough? What about your watch? Well Casio's latest offering in the G-Shock range is the Mudman. But how tough is it really? We put it to the test. The G-Shock Mudman features shock resistant and mud resistant buttons as standard so you...

  • IFA 2007: Casio unveil 60 frames per second concept digital camera
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    IFA 2007: Casio unveil 60 frames per second concept digital camera

    By 31 August 2007

    Casio has announced that it is developing a new prosumer digital camera that shoot up to 60 frames per second at IFA 2007 in Berlin, Germany. On display at the show, the prototype of Casio’s latest camera features a new high speed CMOS sensor and a...

  • Retro Casio digital watches on offer
    Gadgets

    Retro Casio digital watches on offer

    By 31 August 2007

    If you want a classic Casio digital watch to give your wrist some retro cool but haven't got the time or the inclination to scour eBay, check the site below. They offer a range of Casio efforts from the 1970s and 1980s including the too-cool calculator...

  • Casio launches EXILIM EX-V8 and EX-Z1080 digital cameras
    Cameras

    Casio launches EXILIM EX-V8 and EX-Z1080 digital cameras

    By 28 August 2007

    Casio has launched two new EXILIM digital cameras. The EX-V8 delivers 8.1 effective megapixels in a design compact enough to fit in the palm of the hand, and features a 7x optical inner zoom lens designed for quiet operation. The EX-V8 also offers four...

  • Casio egg-shaped USB label printer from Brando
    Gadgets

    Casio egg-shaped USB label printer from Brando

    By 31 July 2007

    Another Brando gadget you didn't know you needed until you saw it ... or maybe not. This egg-shaped USB-powered device from Casio prints labels onto thermal paper. So, if you've a dearth of unlabeled stuff ("Dog", "Desk", "Chair", "Wife") then you might...

  • Casio Exilim EX Z1200 digital camera review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Casio Exilim EX Z1200 digital camera review

    By 25 July 2007

    The Z1200 is Casio’s new flagship model and as such, it steams into port with a level of specification befitting the role. To start the build is great, the black and lustrous gunmetal-coloured alloy body is beautifully made and feels rock solid with...