Samsung have announced their new DigiMax V4, it has a 4 megapixel CCD, a 3x zoom Schneider lens (equiv. 38mm-113mm), and is capable of using an astonishing 9 power sources including AA alkaline, AA lithium, Mi-Nn,CR-V3, as well as rechargeable NI-MH , Ni-Cd, I-pack batteries, and AC Adaptor as well as the dedicated Li-on battery.
SAMSUNG TO INCREASE DIGITAL CAMERA RANGE WITH GROUNDBREAKING DIGIMAX V4
Samsung is set to create waves within the high resolution camera market, with the launch of the ground breaking new model, the Digimax V4.
The sleek and compact design of the V4 belies the fact that it is bursting with a range of features, making the V4 one of the most versatile cameras around. A high resolution 4 megapixel CCD produces vivid picture images and renders accurate colour tones.
The Digimax V4 boasts a high quality 3 x zoom Schneider lens (equivalent to 38mm 113mm in 35mm format). A total 12 x zoom range is possible by using the 4 x digital zoom. Creative picture taking is easily possible by utilising the many manual settings available, such as aperture / shutter priority or fully manual exposure. You can even control focusing yourself. Exposure compensation is also possible allowing the user to change the exposure +/- 2 E.V. in 0.5 stop increments.
Customising your favourite settings is easily performed with the My Set mode. Up to 9 different camera settings including image size, quality and ISO can be stored. This means that users can personalise the V4 and achieve the pictures they want with just one touch of a button.
The Digimax V4 is the only digital camera* in the world to be able to use 9 different power sources. These include AA alkaline, AA lithium, Mi-Nn,CR-V3, as well as rechargeable NI-MH , Ni-Cd, I-pack batteries, and AC Adaptor as well as the dedicated Li-on battery.
Other great features offered by the Digimax V4 include:
- Designing your own loading screen
- Enhanced movie function with sound
- Voice memo & voice recording
- One touch play back function, allowing instant recall of the last image taken even when the camera is turned off.
- Macro mode down to 6cm
- Automatic and manual control of the high resolution TFT LCD monitor.
- Recording images as JPEG (3 levels) or TIFF.
- Playing back your pictures through a television (PAL / NTSC).
Whether you are new to digital photography or are looking to upgrade, the Digimax V4 is the perfect digital camera. The introduction of this highly specified and sophisticated digital camera makes a strong addition to the wide range of Samsung digital cameras. The line up goes from 1.3 megapixels to 4 megapixels thus appealing to all types of user, from first timers to experienced digital photographers. Comes with case, software etc, 32MB card.
|Effective Pixels||Approx. 4.0 Mega pixels|
|Total Pixels||Approx. 4.1 Mega pixels|
|Lens||Focal Length||Schneider Lens f = 7.7 ~ 23.1mm (35mm film equivalent : 38~113mm)|
|F No.||F2.8 ~ F5.0|
|Digital Zoom||Still Image mode : 1.0X ~ 4.0X Play mode : 1.0X ~ 8.3X (depends on image size)|
|Viewfinder||Optical Viewfinder||Real image optical viewfinder|
|LCD Monitor||1.5" color TFT LCD (117,600 dots)|
|Focusing||Type||TTL auto focus, Manual focus|
|Range||Normal : 80cm ~ infinity, Macro : 30 ~ 80cm, Super Macro : 6 ~ 30cm (Wide only)|
|Shutter||Type||Mechanical and Electronic shutter|
|Speed||4 ~ 1/2,000 sec. (Manual : max. 15 sec.)|
|Exposure||Control||Program AE, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE or Manual Exposure Metering : Multi, Spot|
|Compensation||�2EV (0.5EV steps)|
|ISO Equivalent||Auto, 100, 200, 400|
|Flash||Modes||Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash off|
|Range||Wide : 0.2 ~ 3.0m,� Tele : 0.2 ~ 2.0m|
|Recharging Time||Approx. 7 sec.|
|Sharpness||Soft, Normal, Vivid|
|White Balance||Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent|
|Voice Recording||Voice Recording ( max. 2 hours) Voice Memo on Still Image (max. 10 sec.)|
|Date Imprinting||Date&Time, Date, Off (user selectable)|
|Shooting||Still Image||Modes : Easy, Program, A/S/M, My Set, Night Scene, Portrait Macro : Macro, Super Macro Continuous : Single, Continuous, AEB Self-timer : 10 sec., 2 sec., Remocon (optional)|
|Movie Clip||Voice On, Off (user selectable) Size : 288x208 (memory capacity dependent)|
|Storage||Media||SD / MMC card (up to 256MB guaranteed)|
|File Format||Still Image : TIFF, JPEG (DCF), DPOF Movie Clip : AVI (MJPEG) Voice : WAV|
|Image Size||Large : 2272x1704 pixels,� Medium : 1120x840 pixels, Small : 544x408 pixels,��� Photo�� : 2272x1504 pixels|
|Capacity (32MB)|| Large : Super fine 12, Fine 25,
Normal 38, TIFF 2 Medium : Super fine 53, Fine 106, Normal 159, TIFF
8 Small : Super fine 225, Fine 451,
|Image Play||Single image, Thumbnails, Slide show, Movie Clip|
|Interface||Digital output connector : USB Audio : Mono Video output : NTSC, PAL (user selectable) DC power input connector : 5.0V|
|Power Source||CR-V3 battery 2 x AA alkaline, Lithium, Ni-Mn, Ni-Zn, Ni-MH, Ni-Cd batteries Rechargeable Li ion battery : SRB-1437 or SBP-1103 (optional) AC adapter (optional)|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||105.5 x 54.6x 38 mm|
|Weight||165g (without batteries and card)|
|Software||Camera Driver||Storage Driver (Windows98/98SE/2000/ME/XP, Mac OS 9.x or later)|
|Application||MGI PhotoSuite, Digimax Viewer 2.0|