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Old Feb 21, 2003, 2:54 PM   #1
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Default Upgrading from a C3020

Is it worthwhile to upgrade from a C3020 to a C4000? Other than the higher resolution, what are the other major differences? The C3020 is a great camera, but the focus speed and the smartmedia write speed is just too slow.
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Old Feb 21, 2003, 3:53 PM   #2
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The C4000 uses smart media and would not provide you noticeable speed difference. The 4000 has a good supermacro mode. If you need close up shots then it might be worth upgrading. The c5050 would be a good upgrade from the 3020. It has better optics, a F1.8 lens, moveable lcd, takes CF, SM, Microdrive,XD picture card, photo assist lamp, 5mp and 3X optical.
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Old Feb 22, 2003, 10:42 AM   #3
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I used to have a 3020 which I sold towards my new 730.

I regret selling it as it produces beautiful clean noiseless pictures as good as any I've seen.

So as Phil says unless you want better macro keep it.
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