The Exilim EX-G1 offers the world’s thinnest profile of .78 inches (excluding protruding parts) in a shock-resistant digital camera. The camera also passed multiple drop tests, some from seven feet. The camera is also waterproof and dustproof offering performance corresponding with IEC/JIS Protection Class 6 (IPX6) equivalency. The Casio Exilim can also be used for sixty continuous minutes at a water depth of three meters.
It also features a multi-coated lens that is water repellent and prevents light reflection. To further protect the camera from impact, high-performance damping material has been added to protect the lens unit from external shocks. It has an acrylic plate to protect the LCD from water pressure and shocks. It is 1.5 times thicker than conventional point and shoot cameras.
The Casio Exilim EX-G1 also has a 12.1 megapixel resolution and a 3x optical zoom to get those hard to get faraway shots. It features Advanced Dynamic Photo function and Best Shot function. The camera also has Interval shooting function which automatically takes still photos or movies at fixed intervals. With the EX-G1 you can capture images and video to microSD, miroSD/ HC memory cards that are not included.