Samsung SC-D6550 - 3rd Generation|
For still photography, the 5 Megapixel CCD still lens delivers 2592x1944 pixels, enabling consumers to create large prints with maximum picture sharpness and color accuracy. "The 3rd generation DuoCam reflects Samsung's continuing commitment to providing innovative solutions to meet consumer's needs," said Claude Frank, Director of Digital Audio/Video products, Samsung Electronics America. "Consumers no longer have to choose between stills and digital video, they can now get both with one easy-to-use, palm-sized device."
Samsung SC-D6550 camcorder - Compact design
In fact, the 3rd generation DuoCam represents a 40% reduction in size from its predecessor. Designed with an ergonomic hand-grip, the Samsung SC-D6550 is the ultimate in portable imaging versatility and convenience. In addition to producing top-notch video and stills, the DuoCam is packed with all the features consumers expect from a digital camera. The Instant ON feature means the camera is ready to go less than a second after the power button is pressed, while a new battery indicator displays the actual playing time and recording time left. Images and video can be played back on the built-in color LCD screen, and a playback zoom feature allows viewers to focus on a small section of an image.
Samsung SC-D6550 camcorder - Highest quality image capture
A host of options ensures the highest quality image capture and display. Slow Shutter and Nite Pix options allow users to compensate for poor lighting conditions. Digital Image Stabilizer and a built-in flash keep stills and video bright and sharp. Program AE (auto-exposure) modes provide built-in recording optimization, automatically selecting the best combination of aperture and shutter speed for superior results.
Samsung SC-D6550 camcorder - Compatibility
The DuoCam Samsung SC-D6550 camcorder also offers top-of-the-line digital device compatibility. The built-in Multi-Card Slot allows consumers to store and transfer their files using Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Secure Digital Cards or Multi-Media Cards. The high-performance PC interface surpasses traditional camcorders with USB 2.0 compatibility that provides quick, smooth data transfers to PC hard drives. And Samsung’s PictBridge printing protocol allows users to connect the camera directly to a compatible printer via a standard USB cable. The Samsung SC-6550 camcorder will be available in May 2005.