Nikon D300s and Nikon 3000

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

The cameras Nikon D300s and Nikon 3000 had not been officially announced, but in the network, there are numerous rumors about the possible characteristics. Resource Electronista published photographs of these machines.
Digital reflex camera Nikon D3000 should be a smaller version of another model of this company - D5000. From a larger unit will be characterized by the absence of its tilting LCD display and built-in microphone, as well as the smaller built-in flash. Judging by the photos, it has reduced the size of the viewfinder and does not have HDMI-connector.

In the authenticity of photos of another model, Nikon D300s, there are some doubts, but if this is not fake, then, Nikon actually preparing an updated version of the camera D300. According to rumors, D300s have the opportunity to shoot video in the 720r, SD-memory card format and the continuous shooting mode at a speed of 8 frames per second.

Canon T1/2000D Features

Resource Sanon Rumors published an unofficial list of the characteristics of digital SLR camera Canon T1/2000D. This model should replace the camera and the Canon XS T1i. At the moment the company Canon not to publish any information regarding the release of new models, so we can talk about modernization and Sanon T1i, which could get an option of shooting HD-video and a new viewfinder.

The list of features the camera Canon T1/2000D:
  • Matrix: 15.1 Mpiks.
  • Aftofokusirovka: 7 points
  • Continuous shooting mode: 3 frames per second
  • Photosensitivity: 100-3200 ISO
  • Vdoiskatel: 3-inch LCD ClearView
  • Video Recording: Format 720 P 30 fps or 24 fps format 1080 p
  • Memory card: SD-format
  • USB 2.0 port
  • HDMI-out
  • Video Output
  • Battery: Li - Ion 1080 mAh LP-E5

Samsung GX-30 - protected camera with an embedded GPS

There was an informal information on the issue by Samsung Camera GX-30. The model largely resembles Pentax K-7, but has a 3-inch turning AMOLED-display, two slots for memory cards and SD-format integrated GPS module with support functions geoteggirovaniya. The camera is a further development of a series of digital zerkalok GX-10 and GX-20, which is likely to be outwardly similar.
Official data on the cost model and the timing of the market has not yet been reported.

Technical specifications Samsung GX-30:

  • Metal moisture-and dust-proof casing
  • 15 MP CMOS matrix
  • ISO speed 100-6400
  • Formats for recording an image: JPEG / DNG / JPEG + DNG
  • Po11 AF points
  • Continuous shooting mode at speeds of 4 and 6 frames per second
  • Swivel 3 " AMOLED display
  • Recording HD-720p 30fps video with the possibility of adjusting exposure, ISO and aperture during shooting
  • Integrated GPS
  • Dual SD / SDHC slot
  • Dimensions: 138 × 100x72 mm
  • Weight: 728 g (without battery)

BenQ Joybook Lite U102: a compact 10-inch notebook

The company introduced notebook BenQ Joybook Lite U102 with 10.1-inch display. It has a small thickness and weight: 22 mm and 1 kg respectively. Joybook Lite U102 is designed for users who prefer to stay connected in any situation: in addition to the usual nebukov Adapter Wi-Fi, through which you can connect to the Internet for new items proposed option embedded modem 3,75 G HSUPA. BenQ also said that the establishment of the netbuka taken into account not only technical but also aesthetic parameters: a device placed in an attractive thin casing obsidianovo-black. Sales of BenQ Joybook Lite U102 have already begun in such Asian countries as Taiwan, China and Thailand, it is clear, then notebook appear in other regions.

Specifications BenQ Joybook Lite U102:
  • Display: 10.1-inch, the resolution of 1024x600 pixels
  • Processor: Intel Atom N270/N280
  • Chipset: Intel 945GSE
  • Graphics: Intel GMA950
  • Operating system: Windows XP Home Edition
  • RAM: 1 GB DDRII-533
  • Hard drive: 250 GB
  • 10/100 Ethernet LAN
  • Camera: 1.3 MP
  • Wireless Modules: Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR (optional), 3,75 G HSUPA (optional)
  • Card reader: 4-in-1 (MS / MS-Pro / SD / MMC)
  • Connectors: 3hUSB 2.0, RJ-45, D-Sub, microphone, headphones
  • Battery: 3/6-elementny
  • Time autonomous work: 3 / 6 hours
  • Dimensions: 260x186x18 ,5-22 mm
  • Weight: 1.05 kg

Pantech Love Actually (IM-U460K): stylish monoblock 3G touch screen

South Korean company Pantech announced today its new model mobile phone IM-U460K, which will be sold at the local operator KTF called Love Actually.

This model is implemented in the form-factor "monoblock", whose body has a symmetrical design with rounded edges and inlays of metal on the sides. The phone supports the work of third-generation networks, including high-speed data transmission technology HSDPA, as well as GSM networks outside of South Korea. Yet the main "chip" IM-U460K is its large touch-sensitive screen on which various information is displayed in neon style LED running lights or lines. In addition, such a large screen by the way its owners will have to when watching TV broadcasts, thanks to built-in digital tuner terrestrial channels standard DMB.

Other specifications Pantech Love Actually (IM-U460K):

  • Support for 3G, HSPDA / GSM networks
  • Dimensions: 104,9 x54, 6x12 mm
  • Weight: 100 gr.
  • Display: Large 3-inch, QVGA resolution
  • Camera: 3 MP, additional front camera for video
  • Animated and removable Flash menu with support for widgets
  • Integrated music player with support for microSD memory cards
  • Embedded photo and video editors
  • Other applications: Notes, Recorder, Calculator, Stopwatch, World Clock, Converter values, calendar, alarm clock, subway maps

Phone Motorola Aura Celestial Edition for 40-th anniversary of the lunar expedition

The company introduced the Motorola mobile phone, Motorola Aura Celestial Edition with a lunar theme. It is Motorola radio transmitter on board the U.S. Space Shuttle Apollo 11 sent the first voice message, and video from the Moon to Earth 40 years ago, 20 July 1969. A special "moon" edition phone Motorola Aura includes thematic content provided by NASA. These images and video footage on the Moon, as well as sound recordings, including the famous words of astronaut Neil Armstrong on the first steps on the lunar surface - "one small step for man and the giant leap for mankind."

Remember, the key feature of the phone Motorola Aura is an original design: it is rotator with a round display. The device is a first-class: its display is covered with sapphire glass and the opening mechanism is designed in the Swiss watch company. With regard to the characteristics of the device, they are quite simple, such as cellular 2G, 2 MP camera, Bluetooth interface and USB. Motorola Aura Celestial Edition will be sold from July until the end of the year. The cost of new items have not yet been announced, but probably it will be more expensive than the original model Aura, which is already worth around $ 2000.

Nokia 6790 smartphone Surge Video

The network has started a video from Smartphone Nokia 6790 Surge. This model is also known under the code-named Mako, we already wrote about it in the news. Nokia 6790 is a slider with a sliding QWERTY-keyboard, his form slightly nestandatnaya: one side of the display is a small unit with push buttons.

This S60-smartphone for the U.S. operator AT & T. According to unofficial information, the sale of Nokia 6790 Surge to start in July. So far nothing is known about the cost of the device, but most likely it will be quite low. It is also worth noting that, despite the absence of official data on the characteristics of Nokia 6790 Surge, unconfirmed information about the device is already quite a lot.

Specifications Nokia 6790 Surge (Mako):
  • Cellular: 2G, 3G (including HSDPA)
  • Platform: S60 3.2
  • Display: 2.4-inch, with a resolution of 240x320 pixels
  • 2-MP camera
  • Integrated Memory: 128 MB
  • microSD-slot
  • 2.5-mm audiorazem
  • Support A-GPS

Oxygen Phone Manager II supports more than 550 phones and smartphones

Oxygen Software Company announced the release of new versions of Oxygen Phone Manager for Nokia and Vertu, Oxygen Phone Manager for Symbian smartphones based on Symbian OS and Symbian SMS Manager. In these versions, announced support for new phones and smartphones Nokia: Nokia E72, Nokia 5330 XpressMusic, Nokia 7510 Supernova, and many others. As a result, Oxygen Phone Manager II now supports more than 550 phones and smartphones.

What's new in Oxygen Phone Manager II for Nokia and Vertu 2.18.4:
  • Added support for Nokia 2730 classic and Nokia 2720 fold.
  • Added support for Nokia 5330 XpressMusic and Nokia 6260 slide.
  • Added support for Nokia 7020 and Nokia 7510 Supernova.
  • Small internal improvements.

What's new in Oxygen Phone Manager for Symbian smartphones based on the OS Symbian 2.18.11:

  • Added support for Nokia E72 and Nokia 6730 classic.
  • Improved support for Nokia E52, Nokia N97 and Nokia 5730 XpressMusic.
  • General. The total number of supported models, more than 200!
  • Minor internal improvements.

Trial version of Oxygen Phone Manager II Symbian SMS Manager and can be downloaded at the site of Oxygen Software.

Gateway updated the P-series gaming laptop two models

The company Gateway has expanded its series of budget gaming laptops. In the line of P have two new representative - P-7807u FX and P-7809u FX. Both laptops are equipped with a display diagonal of 17 inches and resolution of 1440x900 pixels and the graphics card Nvidia GeForce 9800M GTS with 1 GB of memory. The other characteristics of new products is also the same, including 4 GB of RAM, a wireless module Wi-Fi 802.11a/g/Draft-N from Intel, 1,3-MP camera, DVD-drive, Gigabit Ethernet card, and 5 -- to-1. Gateway P-7807u FX and P-7809u FX equipped with a 9-element batteries and the same set of ports, which include not only the standard USB 2.0 and VGA, and HDMI, DVI-D, IEEE 1394b, and others. Weight notebook is just over 4 kg.

Differences between older model Gateway P-7809u FX is that it is built on a processor Intel Core 2 Duo P8700 with clock speed of 2.53 GHz, while the P-7807u FX - for P8600 with a clock speed of 2.4 GHz. In addition, it provides a more capacious hard drive: 500 GB to 320. Cost Gateway P-7809u FX, while different at $ 150, it is $ 1249.99, while the P-7807u FX can be purchased for $ 1099.99.

Dock for iPod with FM-radio

Edifier company released the original dock for your iPod and phone iPhone. The device iF500, designed to work with mp3-players and mobile phones, was announced in January this year. Dock iF500 has 4 10-watt speakers and one 32-watt subwoofer, FM-radio, as well as built-noise.
The model is sold in European and American markets at a cost of about $ 250.

Specifications Edifier iF500:
  • Power: RMS 10 W x 2 (THD + N = 10%) + 32 W (Subwoofer)
  • The ratio of the sound-to-noise ratio:> = 85 dB
  • Sign in: iPod, AUX, FM radio Hz
  • Subwoofer: 5.75 inches , 6 O m
  • Speakers: 2 to 2.75 " 5 ohms, and 2 to 2.5 "6 ohms
  • Dimensions: 376 x 390 x 240 mm
  • Weight: about 6.1 kg

First phone with the full support of HD Video

Company «Eldorado» announced that its retail network from 1 July starts selling communicator Samsung i8910 HD, which is a continuation of the popular line of Communicators company Samsung.

The cost of the phone Samsung i8910 HD Network «Eldorado» will be 31 999 rubles.

Recall that the machine is equipped with the world's largest touch AMOLED-display diagonal of 3.7 inches. Ratio display, the palette of 16 million colors and 8 MP camera allows users to record and play back using a high-definition video (HD). This device will become the first mobile phone with full support for HD-technology mobile video. In addition, the apparatus is built accelerometer, tuned to the image on the screen under his position. During playback with the two powerful stereo speakers.

Camera for underwater shooting from AgfaPhoto

The German company Plawa, which is the right brand AgfaPhoto, camera released AP DC-600uw, designed for shooting in extreme conditions, including under water. The model implemented in the shock-resistant casing, which is able to resist dust and dirt, as well as to withstand pressures of up to two bar, which allows images to a depth of 10 meters. Camera AP DC-600uw has a 6-Mpics. CCD-matrix, 2.4-inch display, 5-fold digital zoom and the ability to record video with sound for the service YouTube. For the convenience of the user model is equipped with an automatic setting the lens for taking pictures under water.
Camera for underwater shooting by Agfa has already entered the market. His price on the official website of the manufacturer is 149 Euro.

Specifications AgfaPhoto DC-600uw:
  • The Matrix: 6.0 MP CCD
  • Focal length: f = 6,09 mm (equivalent to 36.5 mm )
  • F-Stop/Aperture: F/3.2, F/7.0
  • Increase: digital 5h
  • Focus Range: 20 cm
  • Sensitivity: ISO 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
  • White Balance: Auto, Manual
  • Viewfinder: 2.4-inch LCD
  • Memory: 32 MB built in, expansion slot SD / SDHC up to 8 GB
  • Maximum resolution image: 3680 x 2760 pixels
  • Maximum video resolution: 640 x 480 (30 fps)
  • Writing in the format: JPEG (DCF), EXIF 2.2, DPOF 1.1, PictBridge 1.0, AVI
  • Interface: USB 2.0, TV-out PAL / NTSC
  • Meals: 2 x AA Alkaline, NiMH element
  • Dimensions: 101 x 32 x 61 mm
  • Weight: 131 g

Notebook LaVie Light Lui Mobile with a system of virtual network computing

Company NEC introduced a new Ultra Notebook based on the Atom N280. Moedl was called LaVie Light Lui Mobile and has a traditional 10.1-inch display with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. A distinctive feature of the model was the support system, virtual network computing NEC LUI Remote Desktop, to get remote access to netbuka by LUI-server and use the resources of the latter.

Notebook NEC LaVie Light Lui Mobile is equipped with hard disk capacity of 160 GB, 1 GB of RAM, supports wireless WiFi b / g and Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, equipped with 1.3-MP webcam, weighs 1.3 kilograms and can develop autonomously within 8.5 hours.
Model will be available in three versions, two of which will go on sale July 9 and 30, one of the same month.

CPU Atom Pineview D can support LVDS up to 1366 x 768

Intel Corp. unveiled details of the new platform Pineview D, which is a desktop version of future Atom processors with one or two nuclei. Chips Atom Pineview D equipped with a built-graphics kernel, which has received support for DirectX 9 technology and to demonstrate better performance than integrated graphics processors in the current Intel Atom. In addition, the new "atomic" CPU supports DDR2 667 memory, and a faster version of DDR2 800, which should positively affect the overall system performance.

Integrated graphics chips in the core of Atom Pineview D, of course, inferior in performance similar decision in the chipset Intel G45. Nevertheless, this videochip, though not without problems, can cope with playing HD-video, at least, as the 720p. In addition, experts believe that the first chips Pineview D, known as Atom D410 and D510 will receive the same integrated videoyadro.

Interestingly, the low-voltage differential transmission signals (LVDS) in new chip Atom Pineview D essentially the same, that manufacturers use for the LCD-screens. However, Intel is trying to intentionally limit the rate of LVDS-authorization in their level of processors in 1366 x 768 pixels, motivating that the greater resolution of difficult in low-cost computers, the "all-in-one and nettopah, which plans to use the new chips.

However, this limitation can be circumvented if the computer is equipped with a VGA-output. It can be achieved by an integrated Intel graphics maximum resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels. In addition, the processor Atom Pineview D interfaces supported DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort, and probably will allow its owners to play into something more serious than computer solitaire.


Final version of Skype for Windows Mobile

Final version of the popular VoIP-Skype clients for OS Windows Mobile, which offers two new features for users:
  • Sending files - a free sharing of spreadsheets, photos, music and other files between subscribers of Skype.
  • Sending text messages (SMS) - a very profitable way of sending text messages to mobile phones in other countries, as well as the opportunity to avoid the cost of roaming overseas when sending text messages to Skype from the zones WiFi.

Also in the new version has changed for the better user interface.

System requirements:

  • Compatible device running Windows Mobile Professional or Windows Mobile Standard Version 5, 6 and 6.1. The devices are compatible with: PPC (Classic or Professional), smart phones and standard devices.
  • To install Skype on your device must be at least 12 MB of free memory when installing from a memory card is 6 megabytes of free memory.
  • Do not forget that when you use Skype in mobile networks, 3G (EDGE, EV-DO and UMTS) you will be charged an additional fee for the traffic, it is recommended to buy a plan with unlimited data transmission volume.
  • WiFi connection, or 3G/2G. In addition, there may be extra charges for traffic, so that before use, consult with your operator).
  • For best quality is recommended to use a headset.

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