Tag Archives: Digital Cameras

How would you change Panasonic’s Lumix DMC-GH1?

Olympus’ E-P1 may be cuter, but it was Panny’s own Lumix DMC-GH1 carrying the Micro Four Thirds banner for quite some time. After an excruciatingly painful wait for it to slide from concept to production, it was largely met with praise from the industry. Of course, smaller rivals have since emerged, leaving early adopters with…

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Pentax K-x DSLR now official: 12.4MP, 720p video, coming October for $650

Looks like we didn’t have to wait long after today’s leak. Pentax has made its not quite entry-level DSLR, the K-x. All the earlier specs have panned out, so we’re looking at a 12.4 megapixel CMOS censor, a 200 to 6400 ISO sensitivity expandable to 100 to 12,800, 4.7 frames per second continuous shooting, and…

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Pentax K-X DSLR pictures and specs leaked?

Playing coy as to which site was culpable, Photo Rumors claims it managed to nab from some page a handful of pictures and specs of a new Pentax K-X DSLR from some web page, reportedly set to launch tomorrow. Highlights include a 12.4 megapixel CMOS image sensor with stabilization, 720p / 24 frames per second…

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Earlier iPod touch with camera leak vindicated in light of 3rd gen teardown

That mysterious 6- x 6- x 3-millimeter slot found within the most recent iPod touch teardown? We were pretty sure it was the eventual resting place for a camera sensor, but now we’ve got mounting evidence with the discovery of a missing link. If you recall, there was an August-borne leak of an iPod touch…

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SlashGear Week in Review – Week 37 2009

Well they say time files when you are having fun, but they never mention how fast time flies when you are typing your fingers to bleeding nubs to bring your wonderful readers all the gadget news fit to print and then some. Here we are again with another week in review for your reading pleasure.…

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Medion’s S47000 sports camera shoots HD video, ain’t too pretty

Finally a product that integrates an MP3 player with a Flip-style digital video camera! Of course, we’re talking about Medion’s S47000 Digital HD Sports Camera, which counts among its many charms: h.264 video recording, 2x digital zoom, a whopping 1MP still camera, HDMI out, and 90MB storage (though there is an SD card slot, for…

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Canon’s PowerShot SX20 IS superzoom gets superreviewed

You might be forgiven for not spotting the SX20 IS in the maelstrom of announcements Canon hit us with last month, so here’s a thorough breakdown of the cam for your delectation. Replacing the year-old SX10, the SX20 IS adds 720p video recording at 30 fps and takes the pixel count up to 12 million.…

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ASUKA’s SK700 digiframe adds DVB-T in vain attempt to wow

Truth be told, ASUKA’s first digital photo frame with integrated DVB-T wasn’t all that invigorating, so it should come as no surprise that its second one has also failed to get our juices flowing. Of course, we may have felt entirely different if we called South Korea home, but until mobile TV takes off here…

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