Ilse Jurriën : February 4th 2008 - 22:40 CET
GE E840s digital camera : General Electric Co. (GE) 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 E840s. There's a lot more to this 8 Megapixel camera than just a great brand name. The GE E840s may be an intermediate point-and-shoot camera, yet it gives you features and megapixels that other brands reserve for their premium models. The all-new GE E840s comes with a lightweight, ultra-slim body design that combines portability with style. Within a compact body, the GE E840s serves up 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 A840s - Perfect screen visibility
Due to the large LCD screen you won't have to squint to see what you're capturing. The GE E840s 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 A840s - Advanced features in a 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 A840s, which offers advanced features in a slim body styling.”
GE A840s - Smile, Blink & Face detection
A simple, intuitive user interface makes the GE E840s easy to use even for novices. Its stylish 19.5mm ultra-slim body design is packed with the latest DSC technologies and special features, including: In-Camera Panorama Stitching, Smile Detection, Blink Detection, Face Detection, Electronic Image Stabilization, Red-Eye Removal and MPEG-4 movie recording. The GE E840 comes with a rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery for non-stop picture taking. And its memory can be expanded up to 4GB with SD or SDHC memory cards.
General Imaging A840s - Available colors
Compare the General Electric E840 digital camera with other intermediate or even top-of-the-line cameras and you'll discover that this camera is one amazing value. The GE E840 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 A840s will be available for an estimated retail price of $179-$199.
GE A840s specifications
• Slim and perfectly designed body
• 8 megapixels
• 4x optical zoom
• 4.5x digital zoom
• 2.7 inch LCD
• Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
• Aspheric glass lenses
• Image stabilization
• 14 scene modes
• In-camera panorama stitching
• Red-eye removal
• Slim body design and light weight
• 19.5 mm ultra slim body design
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 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.
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.