Casio Exilim EX-H20G

  • Casio Exilim EX-H20G
78
Based on 24 scores, 37 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    2
  • Good:
    14
  • Average:
    8
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Excellent incamera GPS and mapping, Ultrawideangle 24mm lens with 10X optical zoom, Phenomenal battery life, Greenscreenlike Dynamic Photo feature, Very good image quality in welllit situations, 360degree Slide Panorama mode.
  • Very sharp Images. Highquality 3inch LCD. 10x zoom. 24mm wideangle Lens. Hybrid GPS can geotag your photos without a signal (even indoors).
  • Very sharp Images, High-quality 3-inch LCD, 10x zoom, 24mm wide-angle Lens, Hybrid GPS can geotag your photos without a signal (even indoors).

Cons:

  • Jumpy zoom lever, Odd power-button placement, Digital zoom only when recording video, GPS coordinates aren't always correct with old firmware (be sure to update firmware to 1.02 or better), Some color blooming, Very soft corners, especially on the rig
  • No manual controls, Mediocre macro mode, Digital zoom only in video mode, No burst mode.

Expert reviews and ratings

By IT Reviews on 80

It's priced on the high side, for sure, but Casio has created a camera that concentrates on quality point-and-shoot pictures and adds some genuinely more capable GPS technology that other brands have mustered. It's not cheap technology, however,...

By LetsGoDigital on -

Last year, during the Photokina, a new Exilim Hi-Zoom camera was introduced. The Casio Exilim EX-H20G is a compact digital camera with a powerful zoom lens. The hybrid GPS system sets the Casio EX-H20G apart. The camera combines GPS with...

By Good Gear Guide on 70

The Casio Exilim EX-H20G digital camera has a long zoom, long-lasting battery, array of scene modes, very good image quality, in-camera photo-editing functions, and excellent GPS...

By The Imaging Resource on -

I was more than a little mystified by the inaccuracy of the GPS data the Casio EX-H20G recorded with version 1.00 firmware. It simply was not as accurate as other systems I've used, although it was good enough for the map display on the camera...

By Digital Camera Buyer on 80

A sturdy, easy-to-use compact with a decent focal length. The slightly steep price can be justified if good use is made of the travel-rich features and settings Overall Our provides the latest photography news, reviews, previews, features and...

By PCWorld on 70

The vacation-friendly EX-H20G has a 10X-optical-zoom lens, great GPS features, and in-camera mapping. It's a top performer in daylight, but it lacks manual controls and a few key features....

By Trusted Reviews on 80

By virtue of its 10x optical zoom, the 14.1 megapixel Casio Exilim EX-H20G, falls within Casio's 'hi zoom' product category. Updating the EX-H10, it also packs in sensor-shift image stabilisation to help prevent blur from hand wobble at...

By TechReviewSource on 70

Video recording on is only average. Videos are stored as .MOV files at 720p30, which can natively be uploaded into YouTube and Facebook. In the $350 price range, though, you can find a model that that delivers much better-looking video. Both the...

By Pocket-lint on 80

A useful and admittedly fun camera with picture pin-pointing potential for those who want to retrace their travels in pictures, but towards the top end price-wise when weighed up against non GPS point and shoots with similar feature...

By PhotographyBLOG on 80

As with most big zoom compacts claiming to be all in one solutions, the pluses surrounding the Casio EX-H20G - extended creative options due to that broader focal range - outweigh the negative of slightly wider physical dimensions. And it's worth...

By PC Mag on 70

If you're an avid traveler, you'll like the sharp photos, 10x zoom lens, and integrated GPS the Casio Exilim EX-H20G offers, but if you don't need to geotag your photos, you can get better performance for the price....

By What Digital Camera on 84

Overall the Casio EX-H20G is an all-round solid performer. The Hybrid GPS is unique but if you have no interest in this particular feature then save yourself a bit of cash and look elsewhere in the Casio range (or, indeed, browse other...

By Geek.com on -

With their recent digital camera releases Casio has chosen to focus on pushing the boundaries of digital camera technology. While Canon and Nikon can compete simply with fundamentals–sensor quality, zoom range, maximum aperture, and so...

By DigitalCameraReview on 70

The Casio H20 effectively combines a GPS unit and a decent compact 10x optical zoom...

By GpsPasSion on -

while the Casio EX-H20G is a pleasant camera to use overall it falls short in two crucial areas for a GPS enabled camera : picture quality when using the zoom and GPS tracking. The HybridGPS technology only appears to help stabilize the position in...

By Shutterbug on -

The new Casio Exilim EX-HG20G (list price, about $350) is a pocket size camera that is a traveling companion for those who like to see where they’ve been. Some examples: during my test with the camera we turned down a dirt road and “got...

By Engadget on 70

The EX-H20G is definitely a standout device. You'll be hard-pressed to find another point-and-shoot on the market with a feature set like this one, particularly when you consider the impeccable Hybrid GPS system. It's not the smallest nor the...

By ePHOTOzine on 80

The H20G is clearly aimed at the well to do holiday maker who wants good quality, detailed snaps and be able to record where they were taken. If you go on lots of holidays or trips, then once you get used to the system, it will be invaluable. The...

International Review By LetsGoDigital on -

El pasado año, durante la Photokina, se presentó una nueva cámara Exilim Hi-Zoom. La Casio Exilim EX-H20G es una cámara compacta digital con un nuevo y potente objetivo zoom. El sistema GPS híbrido hace que la Casio EX-H20G...

International Review By CNET.de on 68

Casio quetscht in das kompakte Gehäuse der Exilim EX-H20G einen zehnfachen optischen Zoom, einen GPS-Empfänger und einen kompletten Reiseführer hinein - die Ausstattung klingt verlockend. Allerdings kann die handliche Digicam in Sachen...