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Samsung introduce two new digital cameras

Jun 8, 2003 at 21:22 GMT

Samsung UK has recently announced two new additions to their Digimax range, the 420 and 360. The Digimax 420 offers a 4 megapixel resolution, while the 360 offers 3.2 megapixels. Both have with 3x optical zoom lenses (35mm equiv. to 38mm - 114mm) and 16Mb internal memories, which can be upgraded using SD cards. The Digimax 420 is priced at around £300 and the Digimax 360 at around £250.

SAMSUNG ADDS TO DIGIMAX RANGE WITH TWO NEW MODELS

Samsung is adding to its successful digital portfolio, with the launch of the Digimax 420 and Digimax 360.

The new models offer excellent quality images and both are packed with features. The Digimax 420 offers a 4 mega pixel resolution, while the 360 offers 3.2 mega pixels, both giving sharp pictures with accurate colour tones.

Each camera boasts a high quality Samsung SHD lens (equivalent to 38mm - 114mm in 35mm format), with 3x optical and 4 x digital zoom. Focusing ranges from 6cm close up to infinity.

All images are displayed on a colour TFT LCD screen and stored on the cameras' 16Mb internal memories, which can be upgraded using SD cards. Both still images and movie clips with sound can be recorded, the time limited only to how much memory is available.

The Digimax 420 and 360 support a variety of power sources including AA alkaline, Ni-MH, CR-V3 Lithium-ion Batteries and AC adapter.

Digimax 420 and 360 features include:

The sleek silver design, and easy usage means the Digimax cameras are ideal for either first time buyers or experienced digital photographers.

The Digimax 420 is priced at around £300 and the Digimax 360 at around £250. Both can be found in leading camera stockists.

Digimax 420 Specifications

Image Sensor 4.0 Mega pixels
Lens SHD Lens f = 7.7 ~ 23.1mm
Digital Zoom:
Still Image mode :1.0X~ 4.0X, Play mode : 1.0X~5.0X(depends on image size)
Viewfinder Real Image Optical viewfinder, 1.5" color TFT LCD
Focusing Auto Focus
Shutter Mechanical and Electronic shutter
Exposure Program AE, Metering (C.W.A. & Spot)
Flash Auto / Auto & Red - eye reduction / Slow sync / Fill-in flash / Flash off
White Balance Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Sunset / Fluorescent / Tungsten
Effects Normal, B&W, Sepia
Shooting Scene Modes : Normal, Night Scene
Shooting : Single, Continuous, AEB
Histogram : Still mode & Play mode(with Shutter Speed, F. No.)
Movie Clip Size : 15fps For 320x240 with Voice (Recording time : memory capacity dependent)
Storage Internal memory : 16MB flash memory
External memory(optional):SD /MMC Card (Upto256MB guaranteed) Image Size: Large : 2272x1704 pixels
Medium : 1120x840 pixels
Small : 544x408 pixels
Photo: 2272x1504 pixels

File Format:
Still Image : JPEG (DCF), DPOF, EXIF
Movie Clip : AVI (MJPEG)
Image Play Single image / Thumbnails / Slide show/ Movie Clip
Interface Digital output connector : USB
DC power input connector : 3.3V
Power Source Included :2 x Alkaline Battery
Optional :2 x Ni-MH batteries/I-Pack CR-V3 Lithium-ion Battery/AC adapter
* Included battery may vary depending on sales region.
Dimensions 109.7x59x39.6mm
Software Camera Drivers:
Storage Driver (Windows98//98SE/2000/ME/XP, Mac OS 9.0~10.2)

Application:
MGI PhotoSuite, Digimax Viewer

Digimax 360 Specifications

Image Sensor 3.2 Mega pixels
Lens SHD Lens f = 7.7 ~ 23.1mm (35mm film equivalent : 38~114mm)
Still Image mode :1.0X~ 4.0X
Play mode : 1.0X~5.0X(depends on image size)
Viewfinder Real image optical viewfinder
1.5" color TFT LCD
Focusing Auto focus
Shutter Mechanical and Electronic shutter
Exposure Program AE
Metering : C.W.A. and Spot
Flash Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash off
White Balance Auto / Daylight /Cloudy/ Sunset / Fluorescent / Tungsten
Effects Normal, B&W, Sepia
Shooting Still Image:
Modes : Normal, Night Scene
Continuous : Single, Continuous, AEB
Self-timer : 10 sec., 2 sec., Remocon (optional)
Storage Internal memory : 16MB flash memory
External memory(optional):SD /MMC Card (Upto256MB guaranteed) Image Size: Large : 2272x1704 pixels
Medium : 1120x840 pixels
Small : 544x408 pixels
Photo: 2272x1504 pixels

File Format:
Still Image : JPEG (DCF), DPOF, EXIF
Movie Clip : AVI (MJPEG)
Image Play Single image / Thumbnails / Slide show / Movie Clip
Interface Digital output connector : USB
DC power input connector : 3.3V
Power Source Included :2 x Alkaline Battery
Optional :2 x Ni-MH batteries/I-Pack CR-V3 Lithium-ion Battery/AC adapter
* Included battery may vary depending on sales region.
Dimensions 109.7x59x39.6mm
Software Camera Drivers:
Storage Driver (Windows98/98SE/2000/ME/XP, Mac OS 9.x or later)

Application:
MGI PhotoSuite, Digimax Viewer 2.0

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