CES 2007: Just in case you felt the range of cameras announced by Samsung today didn't offer you enough choice here's the L700, another 7MP, 3x zoom model with MPEG-4 movies, ISO 1600 and that 'no moving parts' ASR 'stabilization' system (aka high ISO mode).
Samsung Launches L700 Full-Featured, Stylish Point & Shoot
8 January 2007 – Samsung Cameras today announced the launch of the L700. An ideal digital camera for shooters in search of a compact, stylish, metal body. The L700 offers 7 mega-pixel image resolution, a 3x optical zoom, a bright 2.5” LCD display and a suite of advanced video and editing features.
The Samsung L700 can record MPEG-4 video in VGA (640x480) at 30fps, for smoother video and a bigger view of the movie on LCD and TV screens. Users can also take advantage of the camera’s unique movie shooting functions, including a movie stabiliser, continuous video recording, improved in-camera video editing and the ability to use the 3x optical zoom while recording.
As with all Samsung digital still cameras, the L700 features a built-in image editing function allowing users to edit a variety of images without the use of a PC. The Trimming function can be used to cut an undesired part of an image and save only the required part.
Other features include:
- 11 scene modes including Night, Portrait, Children, Landscape, Close-up, Sunset, Backlight, Fireworks and Beach & Snow
- Shutter speeds of up to 1/2000 sec
- An ISO equivalent of 1600
- 20 megabytes of internal memory, and can accept Secure Digital (SD) flash memory cards up to 4 gigabytes
- Continuous Shooting mode and Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB), enabling the shooting of a series of images with varying exposures
- Colour effects include B/W, sepia, blue, green and red
- An Auto Macro function that automatically adjusts shooting distance and focus
- Voice recording for up to one-hour, voice memo and “One-touch Playback” for instant playback of an image, even when the power is off.
1/2.5 " Type CCD
7.4 million pixels total
7.2 million effective pixels
Image sizes 3072 x 2304
2592 x 1944
2048 x 1536
1024 x 768
Movie clips with WAV audio
640 x 480 @ 15 / 30fps
320 x 240 @ 15 / 30fps
File formats JPEG DCF
Lens 35 - 105mm (35mm equiv
F2.8 - 4.9
3x optical zoom
Image stabilization No Conversion lenses No Digital zoom up to 5x Focus TTL contrast auto focus AF assist lamp n/a Focus distance Normal: 80cm - infinity
Macro: 5 - 80cm (wide) 40 - 80cm (tele)
Auto Macro: 5cm - infinity (wide) 40cm - infinity (tele)
ISO sensitivity Auto
Exposure compensation +/- 2EV in 0.5EV steps Shuttter speed 1 - 1/2000 sec Aperture F2.8 - 4.9 Modes Auto
Scene modes Night
Beach & Snow
White balance Auto
Self timer 2 or 10 sec, Double (10 & 2) Continuous shooting n/a Image parameters Sharpness: Soft, Normal, Vivid
Effect: Color, B&W, Sepia, Negative, Red, Green, Blue, Negative, RGB, Highlight
Auto & Red-eye Reduction
Range: 0.2 - 3.0m (wide) 0.4 - 2.0m (tele)
Viewfinder No LCD monitor 2.5-inch Color TFT
Connectivity USB 2.0 (Mass Storage Class)
Video Out: NTSC / PAL selectable
Print compliance PictBridge (Full option) Storage approx 20MB Internal memory
SD / MMC / SDHC card compatible
Power RechargeableLi-ion battery SLB-0837 Weight (no batt) 130 g Dimensions 96.9 x 56.8 x 20.5 mm
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