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GE X5

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A multi award winning and very good value for money bridge digital camera, with features
Bridge 14.1MP 15x Yes Dec 2011
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GE X5 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the GE X5 number 138 across all digital cameras.
96
Reviews
32 Reviews + 11 Awards
95
Value for Money
Excellent
90
Features
Fully-Featured
92
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 92?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 79%, based on 32 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This GE digital camera has some great features:
Average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Larger than average minimum aperture number
Has a built-in flash

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

66
Portrait Photography
Good
46
Landscape Photography
Mediocre
59
Everyday Photography
Average
58
Sports Photography
Average
62
Wildlife Photography
Good

GE X5 Video Reviews

How Big is the GE X5?

The GE X5 is 102mm wide and 73mm tall. It is 68mm deep and weighs 0.38kg.

GE X5 front dimensions
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GE X5 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

Digital cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the GE X5 of only 14.1MP is in the lowest 34% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the GE X5 of 15x is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 61% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the GE X5 is 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 640 x 480 is known as VGA.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The GE X5's maximum ISO sensitivity of 3,200 is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 39% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The GE X5 has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Larger Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the GE X5 of 3 is in the largest 30% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The lightest digital camera is 50g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the GE X5 of 380g is heavier than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 30% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The GE X5 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of digital cameras is 1x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x. The GE X5's digital zoom of 5.7x is bigger than 77% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The GE X5 supports a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. This GE camera also supports a video resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Features Date Imprinting

The GE X5 features date imprinting. 93% of digital cameras do not feature date imprinting.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The GE X5 does not support Full HD video. 76% of cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The display resolution of the GE X5 of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 70% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display resolution of all digital cameras is 610,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.

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Features Smile Detection

The GE X5 features smile detection, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not feature smile detection.

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Lower Than Average Maximum Playback Zoom

The GE X5's maximum playback zoom of only 8x is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 20% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest maximum playback zoom of cameras is 1x, the highest is 39x, and the average maximum playback zoom is 10x.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the GE X5 of 0.435" is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 39% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The GE X5 has a tripod mount. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of digital cameras range from 0.095kg to 1.3kg, and the average weight is 0.24kg. The GE X5's weight of 0.38kg is in the heaviest 18% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The GE X5's display diagonal of only 2.7" is in the smallest 26% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The display diagonals of digital cameras range from 1" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Features Smile Detection

The GE X5 features smile detection. 97% of digital cameras do not feature smile detection.

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Features Face Detection

The GE X5 features face detection. 88% of digital cameras do not feature face detection.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The GE X5's internal memory of only 18MB is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 76% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Digital cameras have internal memory of between 1MB and 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the GE X5 of 27mm is longer than average when compared to most other cameras. It is longer than 74% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ge gex5burgundyred, ge x5bk

Barcodes:

00124618261988, 00810027015907

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