JVC has recently announced JVC PICSIO GC-FM2 and PICSIO GC-WP10 Pocket Cameras, both offering full 1080p HD video recording bring a new level of fun and ease-of-use to making and sharing videos and photos. The GC-WP10 model is also waterproof to a depth of 10 feet/3.
The new JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 and PICSIO GC-FM2 pocket cameras, both feature Full HD video, excellent low-light performance, a three-inch touch screen for easy operation and playback viewing, and compatibility with Eye-Fi cards for Wi-Fi connectivity.
In addition, for the ultimate in versatility, the JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 pocket camera is also fully dustproof and waterproof.
To produce stunning photos, PICSIO’s CMOS image sensor captures stills at up to five-megapixel native resolution without interpolation. It also records up to 1920 x 1080p/30 fps Full HD video with image stabilization for enjoyment on an HDTV via the camera’s HDMI output.
Users can select from four different recording resolutions: Full HD 1080 (1920 x 1080/30p), HD 720 (1280 x 720/60p), iFrame (960 x 540/30p) and Quarter High Definition (960 x 540/30p) and the new JVC PICSIO pocket cameras also offer time-lapse recording, which reduces hours-long segments to mere seconds.
The most highlighted feature on the JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 and PICSIO GC-FM2 pocket cameras is the three-inch touch screen with on-screen graphics for shooting and playback controls, including the 4x digital zoom.
The touch screen functions are easily operated even when wearing gloves for all-season fun. The large screen also enhances playback, with a large, clear image that makes it easy for all to enjoy what was recorded.
Both JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 and PICSIO GC-FM2 pocket cameras comes with LoiLoScope EX for Windows software is factory installed for easy editing and uploading the recorded contents.
The new LoiLoScope EX for Windows software offers quick, intuitive editing and direct uploading to YouTube and Facebook, exporting to iTunes and more. It can launch immediately when the camera is connected to virtually any PC. The uploading process, including editing, entails just a few easy steps.
In the software, a full array of special effects is also available for creative editing, supported by simplified icon-based access and intuitive drag-and-drop operation.
Windows 7 Multi-Touch is supported, so operation via any compatible PC touch screen is possible. File output for DVD creation is also available.
Both JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 and PICSIO GC-FM2 pocket cameras work with iMovie on the Mac. The two cameras also offer the option to record video in the iFrame format, a computer-friendly video format designed to dramatically simplify the process of editing and sharing video. iFrame works with compatible Mac and PC applications.
The new JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 and PICSIO GC-FM2 pocket cameras also includes an SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot for versatile storage. The slot is optimized for Eye-Fi cards, so files can be quickly uploaded and shared using a wireless network.
The JVC PICSIO GC-FM2 camera’s special conveniences include a slide-out USB connector, so no connecting cable is needed. As a convenience, a USB cable is provided and an AC adaptor is available optionally.
Both JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 and PICSIO GC-FM2 pocket cameras are charged through their USB connection so the cameras are ready to shoot more after transferring files.
The PICSIO GC-WP10 pocket camera is also waterproof to a depth of 10 feet/3 meters (IPX8 certified) for worry-free recording underwater, on the slopes or in the rain.
The JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 camera also comes with a MP3 audio recorder to capture everything from lectures to jam sessions in stereo.
Price and Availability
The JVC PICSIO GC-FM2 Pocket Camera will be available in early September for $179.95 or about Rs. 8,457 while the JVC PICSIO GC-WP10 will be available in late September for $199.95 or about Rs. 9,395 with one year warranty. Visit picsio.jvc.com for more details.