Ilse Jurriën : February 4th 2008 - 22:30 CET
GE G2 digital camera : General Electric Co. (GE), one of the world’s largest and most admired companies, launched a new digital camera range, marking its entry into the UK and European consumer electronics markets. One of these new GE digital cameras is the G2. If style is what you're after, the GE G2 is certainly the right pick for you. With its lightweight design and ultra-slim 18mm metal body, this is one of the slimmest and lightest cameras on the market. The General Electric G2 proves once again that great things can come in small packages. Engineered into its compact body is a whole host of advanced features. The GE G2 comes with 8 Megapixel resolution, 4x optical zoom, 4.5x digital zoom, 18x combined zoom and a 2.7" high resolution LCD screen (230.400 pixels).|
GE G2 - Auto-brightness LCD technology
Via the large LCD screen it's easy to set up your snapshots and review them afterwards. The GE G2 also features the latest auto-brightness LCD technology that ensures perfect screen visibility both indoors and outdoors, and an aspheric all-glass lens for sharper, clearer pictures.
GE G2 - Lightweight design & Ultra slim body
Speaking at the launch, European Director Gary Banks said: “Our digital cameras represent an extension of GE’s 128-year heritage of leadership in technology and innovation. Our research and development team in Tokyo have done a magnificent job to ensure the consumer will get intuitive, easy to use cameras, like the GE G2, which offers advanced features in a slim body styling.”
GE G2 - Camera features
The GE G2 also comes with a user friendly mode dial and a navigation pad that makes operation fun and easy. A simple, intuitive user interface makes it easy to access advanced features, including: In-Camera Panorama Stitching, Smile Detection, Blink Detection, Face Detection, Electronic Image Stabilization, Red-Eye Removal and an amazing MPEG-4 movie recording capability.
GE G-2 - Available colors
Once you hold the GE G2 and see everything it has to offer, you'll discover just how much value we've packed into this ultra-slim, stylish package. The GE G2 will be available in the colors Black, Silver and Red. Alongside black, silver and red, a rainbow of colors is planned including pinks, purples, yellow and green. The GE G2 will be available for an estimated retail price of $179-$199.
General Imaging G2 specifications
Refined style and spectacular design: one of the slimmest and lightest cameras on the market
• Light weight and ultra-slim design
• 18 mm slim body styling
• 8 megapixels
• 4x optical zoom
• 4.5x digital zoom
• 2.7 inch LCD
• Aspheric glass lenses
• Image stabilization
• 14 scene modes
• In-camera panorama stitching
• Red-eye removal
• Slim body styling
• Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
About GE digital cameras
All GE cameras boast sleek and intuitive design, plus a host of popular, advanced functions as standard features, including face detection, image stabilisation, red-eye removal, high ISO sensitivity, and panoramic stitching. The stylish new digital cameras are emblazoned with the famous GE monogram.
Other introduced GE digital cameras
• GE X3
• GE E1235
• GE E1050
• GE E1040
• GE E1035
• GE E1030
• GE E850
• GE E840s
• GE G3
• GE G2
• GE G1
• GE A835
• GE A830
• GE A735
• GE A730
About General Imaging
GE - Imagination at Work - a diversified technology, media and financial services company focused on solving some of the world’s toughest problems. With products and services ranging from aircraft engines, power generation, water processing and security technology to medical imaging, business and consumer financing, and media content, GE serves customers in more than 100 countries and employs more than 300,000 people worldwide.
About General Imaging
General Imaging is an independent new company, with headquarters in Torrance, California. General Imaging is the worldwide exclusive licensee for GE digital cameras and was established in 2006.