Dennis Hissink : July 30th 2007 - 08:00 CET
Panasonic 8GB Pro High Speed SDHC
Panasonic 8GB Pro High Speed SDHC : Panasonic, the leading brand by which Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd is known announced that the company will launch the 8GB Pro High Speed SD Memory Card. The Panasonic 8GB SDHC Memory Card, designated RP-SDV08GE1K, featuring both high capacity and high speed, will be globally released in September, 2007 with an estimated retail price of EUR129.00. Having added this model, Panasonic now offers four Pro High Speed models, 1GB, 2GB, 4GB, and 8GB card sizes with the Class 6 Speed specification. The company is also planning to introduce a 16GB model within this year to further strengthen the lineup. For 2008 we may even see the 16GB doubled into an impressive 32GB capacity.|
|Panasonic Pro High Speed Secure Digital|
Today, there is a growing demand for recording High Definition video and high resolution images with the expansion of HD camcorders and high-resolution digital still cameras, and card-based recording media is expected to have larger capacity and higher data transfer speeds. The Panasonic 8GB SD card meets such demand with its SDHC specification which is compatible with the SD Memory Card Ver.2.0 standard as well as Class 6 Speed specification which guarantees minimum data transfer speed of 6MB/s.
Panasonic Pro High Speed 8GB SDHC - High Definition media
Thanks to 8GB massive data storage capacity, the Panasonic RP-SDV08GE1K is able to record a High Definition movie of approximately 2 hours in AVCHD normal mode, and to store about 3080 high resolution still images (10Megapixels, 3648x2736, Fine mode). The data transfer speed of up to 20MB/s which is fast enough for professional and broadcast-use digital devices, provides superb performance and high quality recording. Even when using the Panasonic 8GB Pro High Speed SD card with a professional digital SLR camera, consumers can enjoy full performance of consecutive shooting without worrying about overflow of buffer memory. When used with Panasonic’s new High Definition SD video camera, HDC-SD5, the card can stably record detailed High Definition video in real-time.
Panasonic 8GB Pro High Speed SD card - Capacity and Speed
Panasonic remains committed to playing a leading role in the development of both SDHC compatible devices and SD Memory Cards. The company is planning to expand the usage and application of SDHC Memory Cards by increasing memory capacity and improving data transfer speeds.
Panasonic Hi Speed 8GB SDHC specifications
• Product Name: 8GB SDHC Memory Card
• Model No.: RP-SDV08GE1K
• Memory Capacity: 8GB
• Usable Capacity: 7676 MB
• HD movie recording time Fine mode (13Mbps/CBR): Approx. 80 min.
• HD movie recording time Normal mode (9Mbps/VBR): Approx. 120 min.
• HD movie recording time Economy mode (6Mbp/VBR): Approx. 180 min.
• Still images recordable (10MP Fine): Approx. 3080
• Music data recording time (AAC,MP3 HQ mode, 128kbps): Approx. 136 hr. 27 min.
• Physical Specification: Version 2.0
• Data Transfer Rate: Up to 20MB/s
Best known by its Panasonic brand name, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the development and manufacture of electronic products for a wide range of consumer, business, and industrial needs. Based in Osaka, Japan, the Company recorded consolidated net sales of US$77.19 billion for the year ended March 31, 2007. The Company's shares are listed on the Tokyo, -+Osaka, Nagoya and New York (NYSE:MC) stock exchanges.