Kodak Japan announce the new Kodak DC215 Zoom aimed squarely at the small, light pocketable end of the market it's the direct successor to the DC210 equipped with a 29mm - 58mm zoom (2x) and 1/3" 1 megapixel CCD (1152 x 864).

Specifications

  • 1/3" 1 megapixel CCD (1152 x 864, 640 x 480)
  • Lens: F4.0 - F4.8, 29mm - 58mm (35mm equiv.)
  • Shutter speed: 1/2s - 1/362s
  • ISO 140 sensitivity
  • Three compression modes (no uncompressed mode)
  • "Fixed Focus"
  • Minimum focus: 0.5m/1.0m normal, 0.2m macro
  • Built-in Flash: Auto, Off, Forced-On, Anti-Red-Eye
  • LCD: 1.8"
  • EV compensation: +/-2EV in 0.5EV steps
  • Exposure Lock
  • Storage: CompactFlash, 4MB supplied
  • Power: 4 x AA batteries
  • Size: 115mm x 67.5mm x 43.3mm (little larger than Canon A5)
  • Weight: 305g
  • Expected price: 60,000 YEN (US$500)