Ilse Jurriën : January 13th 2011 - 13:26 CET
GE DV1 digital camera : General Imaging is expanding its offerings with the all new GE DV1, the first GE HD digital video camera. The colorful, pocket-sized and waterproof GE DV1 features a convenient, built-in flip out USB plug for instantly connecting and uploading HD videos and photos to share. With full HD 1080p movie recording capabilities combined with a highly durable exterior, the GE DV1 is not only waterproof to 16 feet, but shockproof and dustproof which makes this video camera perfect for consumers to take anywhere. The GE DV1 is latest addition to the GE Active Series of cameras, and is now available in 5 bright colors including: lime green, aqua blue, citrus orange, red velvet and graphite gray for a suggested retail price of $129.99.|
GE DV1 waterproof digital camera
"We’re very excited to expand the GE camera line with our first full 1080p HD, handheld video camera," said Paul Meyhoefer, vice president of marketing and product planning, GIC. "With the rapid growth of social media, we understand the importance of documenting and sharing life’s moments in video online and at home with friends and family. The GE DV1 helps accomplish that, while giving consumers all the latest, convenient features they’ve come to expect from GE digital cameras."
GE DV1 camera features
The GE DV1 has many features that make it the ideal grab-and-go video camera :
• Rugged and durable design - The GE DV1 is part of GE’s active series with a camera body designed for simple one-hand operation. Its waterproof up to 16 feet, shockproof up to five feet, and also dust proof, another added benefit for those on the go.
• USB connection - A built-in USB arm flips out, making it simple to upload and share photos and 1080p videos on any computer instantly, without complicated software, accessories or cords.
• HD video recording - The GE DV1 records in high-definition 1080p quality video with the touch of a button. The built-in HDMI jack offers full HD output and easy connection to HD-compatible TVs.
• Crisp LCD monitor - The 2.5" LCD features Automatic Brightness Adjustment and ensures you can see maximum details on the screen, whether indoors, in bright sunlight or at night.
GE DV1 camera technologies
Optical Image Stabilization compensates for unwanted camera movement when capturing video, while Face Detection technology optimizes and provides the best possible shots of those in the videos and photos. A host of other video and photo modes give you the perfect shot whether under water, or in various lighting and action conditions.
GE DV1 battery & memory
• Internal battery - The built-in Lithium Ion battery provides up to 80 minutes of continuous video recording and can be charged via computer through USB connection or via the supplied adapter.
• SD and SDHC compatible - The GE DV1 supports SD and SDHC memory cards up to 32GB.
GE DV1 accessories included
• AC adapter
• USB extension cable
• Wrist Strap
• Quick Start Guide
• Feature Guide
• Warranty Card
GE DV1 review, price & availability
The GE DV1 is latest addition to the GE Active Series of cameras, and is now available in 5 bright colors including: lime green, aqua blue, citrus orange, red velvet and graphite gray, at various online and in-store retailers for a suggested retail price of $129.99. As soon as we receive a GE DV1 test sample, we will publish a photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an extensive GE DV1 review.