Konica (Japan) has today announced the DG-2 digital camera, aim squarely at the construction industry this rugged digital camera with its rubber case and oversized controls can be used almost anywhere. The DG-2 has a 2 megapixel CCD and a fixed focal length (38 mm) F2.8 lens. Additionally there's also a wide angle conversion lens. The DG-2 weighs in at 79,800 YEN (approx. $650) and should be available (in Japan) in March 2002.
Interesting note: this is only Konica's second digital camera, their first the DG-1 was announced back in June 1998.
Konica DG-2 specifications
|Effective pixels (JCIA)||1,950,000|
|Sensor||1/2" 2.1 megapixel CCD|
|Image pixels||1600 x 1200, 1280 x 960 or 640 x 480|
|Lens||38 mm equiv. F2.8|
|Digital Zoom||x1.5, x2.0, x2.5|
|Focus range||0.3 m - Infinity|
|Shutter speed||2 - 1/750 sec|
|Flash||Built-In, Modes: Auto, On, Off|
|LCD||1.8" TFT LCD|
|Power||4 x AA batteries (NiMH recommended)|
|Connectivity||USB and DC-IN|
|Dimensions||139 x 77 x 53 mm|
|Waterproof performance||JIS grade 7|