Samsung has introduced in India the Samsung Digimax i6 PMP (Portable Media Player) digital camera which has 6.0 Megapixel digital camera and features an integrated MP3 media player.
This 6.1 megapixels 1/2.5 inch CCD enabled digital camera with a 3X optical zoom and 5X digital zoom capability is equipped with a large 2.5-inch color LCD display.
The Samsung Digimax i6 PMP also features Auto Macro, to take close-up pictures automatically even if close-up mode is not set.
The digital camera incorporates Samsung’s Advanced Shake Reduction (ASR) technology and a unique ‘super macro mode’ that enables subjects to be photographed 1 cm away.
The Samsung i6 PMP features Samsung’s exclusive Digimax Converter software that allows convertion of MP3, WAV, MPEG, AVI, MOV, WMV, and ASF files for viewing on the Samsung Digimax i6 PMP digital camera’s 2.5-inch LCD screen.
In addition it offers high-speed USB v2.0 connectivity support which allows upto 480 Mbps data transfer rates. Video clips can be recorded at 30 frames per second and standard 640 X 480 VGA resolution with sound.
The Samsung Digimax i6 PMP supports MPEG-4 for an enhanced movie shooting experience and with the movie stabilizer function to maintain steady shake-free recording, the device helps recording stunning images and video with sound. The Continuous Movie Recording function allows pause, and resume recording at a later time and the built-in movie editing function enables users edit the movie within the camera without requiring the PC and decicated software.
The Samsung Digimax i6 PMP (Personal Media Player) has enhanced multimedia capabilities with MP3 playback and the addition of a personal media player function which allows Playing back the MP3 music files and video files, using the conversion software supplied with the camera.
In addition the Samsung i6 PMP digital camera is equipped with ASR (Advanced Shake Reduction) technology which reduces the effects of camera shake and helps the user take clear and natural pictures indoors or in dark conditions without using flash.
The new Samsung Digimax i6 PMP digital camera comes with 45-MB of internal memory for storage with a MultiMediaCard/SD Memory Card for additional external storage.
Samsung Digimax i6 PMP digital camera also has an easy mode dial that allows the user to move between portrait, night pictures, and movies, swiftly, depending on the shooting conditions. For crystal-clear images under many lighting conditions, the i6 PMP features eleven scene modes including: Landscape, Close-Up, Sunset, Dawn, Backlight, Fireworks, and Beach & Snow etc.
The Samsung i6 PMP digital camera’s Auto Macro function automatically adjusts shooting distance and focus ensuring the clarity of images regardless of distance between camera and subject. By using the macro button, users can set the camera to automatically adjust distance and focus from between 5 centimeters to infinity.
The Samsung i6 PMP digital camera also features video recording capabilities which allows recording video clips of small duration in MPEG4, VGA, 30fps in 640×480 pixel resolution. Advanced features allow pause function during recording. The Samsung i6 also features robust movie clip editing functions, which allow users to perform some very advance movie editing without the aid of a computer or third party editing software. The S600 also includes a unique successive video function that allows shooters to pause and resume video recording at any time and merge multiple video files into one single composite movie all without requiring need of any PC and software.
Other features of Samsung i6 PMP includes option for voice recording for up to one hour, voice memo for adding a short voice message to a picture and “One-Touch Playback” for instant playback of a picture even when the power is off.
Samsung i6 PMP Digital Camera Features
- 6.1 Mega Pixel CCD
- Optical sensor size – 1/2.5 in
- Focal length: 5.8 mm – 16.4 mm
- TTL Auto focus
- Still Image Foramt: JPEG
- Digital video format: AVI, MPEG-4
- 2.5 inch color LCD monitor, 230,000 pixels resolution
- 5X digital zoom
- 3X optical zoom
- MP3 Player
- Wide f/2.8 and tele f/4.9 brightness
- Min focus range: 31.5 inch
- Macro focus range: 5-80 cm
- Built-in Microphone
- Built-in Speakers
- Built-in Flash
- 11 Scene shooting modes
- Max shutter speed: 1/2000 sec
- Min shutter speed: 16 sec
- Special effects: Blue, Soft, Sepia, Vivid, Neutral, Negative, Black & White
- Max shutter speed: 1/1500 sec
- Min shutter speed: 8 sec
- Video capture Format: AVI
- Video Resolutions: 640 x 480, 640 x 480,320 x 240, 320 x 240, 160 x 120, 160 x 120
- Light sensitivity: ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO auto
- Shooting programs: Sunset, Children, Dawn/dusk, Fireworks, Landscape, Back light, Beach/snow, Night scene, Portrait mode
- USB v2.0 interface
- Composite video/audio output
- Docking station
- 45-MB on-board memory, MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
- Width: 3.8 inches
- Height: 2.43 inches
- Depth: 0.7 inch
- Weight 132 gms
The 6.0 Megapixel Samsung Digimax i6 PMP digital camera is available in India for Rs. 19,490/- with one year warranty. Visit www.samsung.com/in for more details.