Pre-PMA 2007: Last is the new Samsung L77. This super slim (21mm thick) 7-million pixel features a non-extending 7x optical zoom, 2.5-inch LCD, ISO to 1600 and Samsung's 'ASR' Advanced Shake Reduction system (which offers a slight variation on the usual ISO boosting method, but is not a mechanical or optical system).
Samsung Cameras unveils the L77 - the World’s thinnest 7-mega pixel/7x optical zoom lens camera
Thursday 8th February – Samsung today announced the launch of the outstandingly designed, super slim 7 mega pixel L77, equipped with a compelling 7x internal optical zoom lens, it’s perfect for those looking for the latest in sleek design and premium digital compact camera performance. At just 21.mm wide, the L77 can easily fit in the pocket so that you’re always ready to capture the moment – whether that’s through photographs, sound recordings or short film clips.
The L77 has an elegant metal body and features a 2.5” TFT LCD for bright and clear viewing of images taken, and comes equipped with Samsung’s ASR (Advanced Shake Reduction) image stabilisation system to ensure the best shots are achieved even in dimly lit conditions.
At 30fps, the sleek L77 can easily capture moving action and is able to record in MPEG-4 VGA for TV-quality film clips. For added convenience, editing film clips and photographs is possible through the L77’s in-built editing capabilities. Whilst reviewing photographs or film it’s simple to trim, resize, or add effects without having to wait until you’re back at a home computer.
“The Samsung L77 combines leading edge design with the very latest in digital camera technology. Its 7x optical internal zoom lens and its ultra-thin design are the perfect embodiment of quality and style." says Robert King, Commercial Director, Samsung Cameras.
The Samsung L77 - the World’s slimmest 7 Mega pixel/7x optical zoom lens camera - will be available from leading high street and online retailers from April 2007. Customers requiring further information should call 00 800 122 637 27 or visit www.samsungcamera.co.uk
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|Image sizes|| 3072 x 2304
2592 x 1944
2048 x 1536
1024 x 768
3072 x 1728 (16:9)
3072 x 2048 (3:2)
|Movie clips|| 640 x 480 @ 30 / 15fps
320 x 240 @ 30 / 15fps
|File formats|| JPEG Exif 2.2
|Lens|| 38 - 266mm (35mm equiv)
7x optical zoom
|Digital zoom||up to 5x|
|Focus||TTL auto focus|
Normal: 80cm - infinity (wide, 100cm - infinity (tele)
|ISO sensitivity|| Auto
|Exposure compensation||+/- 2EV in 0.33EV steps|
|Shuttter speed||1 - 1/1250sec|
|Aperture||F3.5 - 5.3|
|Modes|| Program AE
|Scene modes|| Night
Beach & Snow
|White balance|| Auto
|Self timer||2 or 10sec, Double (10sec, 2sec)|
|Image parameters|| Sharpness: Soft, Normal , Vivid
Effect: Normal, B&W, Sepia, Red, Blue, Green, Negative. RGB
Auto & Red-eye reduction
Range: 0.2 - 5.1m (wide) 0.4 - 3.3m (tele)
|LCD monitor|| 2.5-inch TFT
|Connectivity|| USB 2.0
|Print compliance||PictBridge 1.0|
|Storage||SD / MMC card compatible|
|Power|| Rechargeable battery NP-700
|Weight (no batt)||n/a|
|Dimensions||94 x 57 x 21 mm|
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