The final new model in the NV range is perhaps the most interesting; the NV7 OPS ('Optical Picture Stabilzation'). This slim-bodied model boasts a CCD-shift stabiization system, 7x optical zoom and an innovative new 'Smart Touch' user interface. It also has a 2.5-inch screen, full photographic control and MPEG-4 movie capability. We hope to be able to publish a hands-on preview of this model soon.
Samsung NV7 OPS
Delivering a more advanced photographic experience for taking scenery, sports, portraits or even more challenging shots, the NV7 OPS, with 7.2 mega pixels and a 7x optical zoom, offers both the Optical Picture Stabilisation (OPS) and the Advanced Shake Reduction (ASR) processing function to deliver optimum image quality. These combined technologies enable you to take clear and natural pictures anywhere and in lower light conditions without using a flash. Additional functionality provides TV quality MPEG-4 VGA (640x480) 30 fps video recording (including zoom and pause) and a photo gallery function for convenient picture viewing with the Smart Touch interface. The NV7 OPS comes with a rechargeable battery and has a multi-charging system including USB and optional high capacity SBP-4442 battery kit.
The NV7 is priced at £299 and is available from leading high street and online retailers by September.
|Image sizes|| 3126 x 2345
2605 x 1954,
2084 x 1563
1042 x 781
|Movie clips|| 640x480, 320x240 (3X Optical zoom and Mute in Zooming)
30 fps, 15 fps
With audio (recording time : memory capacity dependent)
Color Effect & WB selectable
|File formats|| Still Image : JPEG (DCF)
Movie : AVI (MPEG-4)
Audio : WAV
|Lens|| 38-270mm (equiv.), 7x optical
F2.8 ~ F3.7
|Image stabilization||Yes (CCD Shift-type)|
|Focus|| TTL auto focus|
|AF area modes||n/a|
|AF assist lamp||n/a|
|Focus distance||• Normal : 80cm ~ infinity
• Macro : 10cm ~ 80cm(Wide), 60cm ~ 80cm(Tele)
• Auto Macro : 10cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 60cm ~ Infinity (Tele)
• Super Macro : 4cm ~ 10cm
|Metering||Multi, Spot, Center|
|ISO sensitivity||Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1000|
|Exposure compensation||±2EV (1/3EV steps)|
|Shuttter speed||• Auto : 2 ~ 1/2000 sec
• Manual, S Mode : 15 ~ 1/2,000 sec.
• Night : 8 ~ 1/2000 sec
• Fireworks : 4 sec.
|Aperture||F2.8 ~ F3.7|
|Modes||• Program AE
• Shutter Priority AE
• Aperture Priority AE
• Manual Exposure
|Scene modes|| • Night
• Beach & Snow
|White balance||Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent L, Tungsten, Custom|
|Self timer||2 sec, 10 sec, Double self timer(10sec. & 2sec.)|
|Continuous shooting||Continuous, H. Continuous, AEB, Motion Capture(1M Fix)|
|Image parameters||Normal, B&W, Sepia, Red, Green, Blue, Negative, RGB Composite, Highlight, Photo Frame
Sharpness: Soft, Normal, Vivid
|Flash||• Built-in pop up flash
• Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash off,
• Range 0.2m~3.0m(Wide), 0.2m~2.3m(Tele)
• Recharging Time Approx. 5 sec.
|LCD monitor||2.5" color TFT LCD (230,000 pixel)|
|Connectivity||• Digital output connector : USB 2.0
• Audio : Mono
• Video Out : Pal & NTSC (user selectable)
• DC power input connector : 24pin Connector
|Print compliance||EXIF 2.2, DPOF 1.1, PictBridge 1.0|
|Storage|| SD card
Internal Memory : 19MB
|Power|| Rechargeable battery : SLB-0837 (860mAh)
Adaptor : SAC-45, SUC-C2
Cradle : SCC-NV1 (Optional)
* Included battery may vary depending on sales region.
|Weight (no batt)||245.2g (without battery and card)|
|Dimensions||106 X 62.3 X 20.9mm (projecting part 35.7mm)|
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