Nikon Coolpix P7000 - 10 MP CD for the discerning amateur

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Nikon has announced the imminent release of a model P7000 - high-performance camera Coolpix. As promised producer, camera Coolpix P7000 is the result of extensive research the views of professional photographers and produces good images with less complex structure than the SLR.

The camera is equipped with a 1 / 1 ,7-inch CCD matrix size of 10.1 million effective pixels and image processing system EXPEED C2, which provides improved performance in low light and allows you to record videos. The camera's 7.1-times optical zoom NIKKOR lens with a focal length range of 28 to 200 mm (equivalent 35 mm format) contains two elements of glass ED, reducing chromatic aberrations and edging at longer focal lengths. Moreover, the camera is also integrated neutral density filter enhances exposure at very bright light. The sensitivity range (100 to 3200 ISO) in the camera P7000 expands to Hi 1 (equivalent to 6400 ISO), and night mode with low noise level provides results in very low light, for example, in the light of a candle in the room.

Coolpix P7000 can record videos HD (720p). You can simultaneously record stereo sound with built-in microphone, a microphone jack allows you to use an external microphone. LCD display with a diagonal 7.5 cm (3 inches) and high-resolution (920 thousand pixels) covers almost 100% color space sRGB. Optical viewfinder has a diopter adjustment knob. In addition, the HDMI port allows you to transfer images to the external display HD.

The available built-in camera editing functions allow you to manage images. Information about the level of tone displayed on a histogram, and adjust the exposure, aperture, shutter speed and ISO sensitivity can be precisely adjusted by checking the tone bright, shaded and medium-sized sites. Users who prefer to correct the image on the PC or Mac, can save images in an improved format NRW + (Coolpix RAW) - in the form of uncompressed digital "negative", which provides additional editing features.

According to the company, P7000 is designed for those who want to have control over the photography, using a familiar button layout and drives, both on digital SLR cameras from Nikon, for example with the control dial and buttons «AE-L/AF-L». The camera is also equipped with a P7000 "analog retrodiskom" to control levels of exposure compensation in increments of 1 / 3 EV. Manual control of other commonly used functions can be performed using the disk shortcut menus. Function "Custom Settings" allows you to toggle the zoom to the preset focal length, as the use of interchangeable lenses. Settings for each zoom position can also be changed in accordance with the design of the user. Along with this additional feature zoom memory allows one-touch switch to any setting focal length with the new manual mode dial.

Model Coolpix P7000 forms the core of the mini-system with flash i-TTL, the new wide-angle converter WC-75A with a field of view equivalent to 21 mm, and an infrared remote control ML-L3. Also supplied with the camera P7000 includes software ViewNX 2, Battery MH-24 with an increased service life and Charger EN-EL14. Features camera can be expanded further with an external microphone (not supplied by Nikon). To protect the camera additionally proposed carrying case (CS-P06). It is expected that the new product goes on sale in late September for an estimated price of 549 euros.

ViewSonic MB-P702 - 7-inch reader Media Player

Company ViewSonic, reports the portal imp3, prepares to release a portable media player ViewSonic MB-P702, it does not show it at the exhibition IFA. This player is large enough: it is equipped with 7-inch touchscreen display with 800 x 480 pixels, but it is still not a full plate - it does not have a browser, operating system, Android, and a wide range of applications. With ViewSonic MB-P702 you can read e-books and periodicals, as well as listen to music and watch videos.

In this case, a media player supports a wide range of video formats - RM, RMVB, AVI, MOV, WMV, MKV, VOB, audio formats - MP3, WMA, APE and FLAC Lossless, as well as text - PDF, TXT, EPUB, CHM, HTML, PDB and UMD. Regarding the video, the device can even play 1080p high definition content and output it to the external display on the interface HDMI. In addition, the on ViewSonic MB-P702, you can view photos and play games (preloaded with 256 pieces). While no precise information on the price of new items, but it will probably be lower than ViewPad 7 for $ 539.

Motorola Quench XT5 - "quilted" Android smartphone before officially

Motorola is the operator Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) reported in Taiwan market model Quench XT5. On it already has preliminary information and now followed and the official announcement. It is not clear whether the device will be released outside of the Taiwan market. Motorola Quench XT5 is a smartphone operating system, Android 2.1, made in the form factor besklaviaturnogo candy bar with a textured back cover. The model works in networks GSM (850/900/1800/1900 MHz) and WCDMA (2100/1900/850 MHz).

Diagonal Touch Screen Motorola Quench XT5 is 3,2 inches, and resolution - 480x320 pixels. The smartphone is equipped with 5 megapixel camera, wireless modules Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g and Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, GPS receiver, Micro USB connectors and 3,5 mm audio. But the novelty of the sensor provides an accelerometer and proximity sensor. Dimensions Motorola Quench XT5 are 114,9 x56, 8x12, 4 mm, and weight - 117 grams. The cost of the device is 12 800 New Taiwan dollars (about 400 U.S. dollars).

Nikon Coolpix S8100 - 12 megapixel compact with support for 1080p vide

Nikon has introduced a digital camera Coolpix S8100. This is a compact 12.1 megapixel solution with very good functionality. Thus, the camera delivers 10-fold optical zoom, and improved image processing contributes to the processor EXPEED C2. Nikon Coolpix S8100, at the same time, allows not only receive pictures but also high-definition video Full HD1080p. Also, the novelty has 3-inch display and lens NIKKOR ED, covering the focal lengths of 30-300 mm equivalent 35 mm film, and its rate sensitivity can reach ISO 3200.

Nikon Coolpix S8100 has image stabilization, supports face recognition, allows for high-speed and HDR photography. In macro mode the camera can shoot even at a distance of 1 cm to record photos and video can use 102 MB of internal memory, as well as maps of SD / SDHC / SDXC. Nikon Coolpix S8100 will be released later this month in three colors: black, red and gold. The cost of the camera is $ 299.

MSI Wind Top AE2420 - multimedia performance monoblock

Company Micro-Star International introduced the computer all-in-One MSI Wind Top AE2420. The model is equipped with 23.6-inch touch screen with support for Multi Touch. A similar pattern MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D has appeared, only a novelty, in contrast, does not support the stereo image. Accordingly, it is likely to be cheaper.

MSI Wind Top AE2420 is built on chips or Intel Core i5 i3 and has a discrete graphics ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5730. This productivity model is quite suitable for high-definition playback Full HD, the more so that she could provide him with high-quality 8-channel sound. The computer comes with wireless keyboard and mouse.

Features of MSI Wind Top AE2420:

    * Windows 7 Home Premium
    * Processor Intel Core i5 650 (3,2 GHz) or Intel Core i3 540 (3,06 GHz)
    Chipset Intel H55
    * 23.6-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1920x1080 pixels with Multi Touch
    * Discrete Graphics ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5730 with 1 GB of video memory
    * 4 / 8 GB of DDR3 RAM
    * Wireless Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth
    Hard disk 1 TB SATA2
    * Optical Drive DVD Super Multi / Blue-ray (optional)
    * Support for audio technology and 7.1 THX TRUSTUDIO PRO
    * 1.3 megapixel web camera and microphone
    * Ports - VGA, HDMI, USB 2.0x6, eSATA, 10/100/1000 LAN, microphone, headphones, SPDIF
    Card reader * 6-in-1
    * Slot Mini PCI-E x2
    * TV tuner (optional)
    * Size - 617,2 x461, 7x71, 95 mm

Five new products Plantronics for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3

The Plantronics has expanded the popular range of gaming headsets GameCom series of new wireless and wired models. Headliners line became the model and GameCom X95 GameCom X40 for Xbox 360 and GameCom P90 for the PlayStation 3.

Wireless Headset Plantronics GameCom X95 delivers stereo sound transmission through 40 mm speakers. Closed design headset and conveniently located buttons control the sound guarantee full immersion in games, music or view movies, but without disturbing others. The ergonomic design allows the GameCom X95, in the case of uselessness microphone, easy to hide it in a headband, making the headset into the headset. The headset works over 20 hours on two AAA batteries.

GameCom X40 - a new wired headset, resembling GameCom X95. Also, as the wireless model, equipped with 40 mm x40 speakers. Sound control by using the buttons conveniently located on the headphones headset. GameCom X40 - lightweight model, with the weight distributed in such a way that it is comfortable for long-term use.

GameCom X30 and GameCom X10 - two compact wired model, made in different design. Miniature GameCom X30 is attached to the ear and does not cause discomfort with prolonged use. GameCom X10 - Headset with a classic headband and microphone on the telescopic holder, which is removed when necessary for a headband. Both models are equipped with noise reduction and control unit sound (loudness, Mute), located on the wire.

The first Bluetooth headset in the line of gaming headsets Plantronics, GameCom P90 is a universal solution. Headset can simultaneously keep in touch not only with the PS3, but with a mobile phone, the user can choose from any device to communicate to him. GameCom P90 is equipped with technology QuickPair, which allows you to quickly and easily connect a headset, as well as on / off button sets, volume control, mute, conveniently located on the device. On the state of the headset (connection charge level, incoming call, etc.) reported light indication and audible alarm in the dynamics. The headset is attached to the ear with an ear hook. The emergence of new products on the Russian market is expected in late 2010.

Nikon Coolpix S80 - 14,1 megapixel compact with a large OLED touchscreen

Nikon UK introduced a new compact camera, which will replenish the line Coolpix. Among its features - multi-touch OLED screen, the resolution of 14.1 megapixels, 5-fold zoom NIKKOR (equiv. 35 mm: 35-175 mm) and the ability to record HD videos.

Sensory function allows the shutter to focus, execute a picture or record video simple touch of the screen area. At the same time, thanks to high resolution (819 thousand pixels) OLED touch screen can be scrolled already received images and easily share them with family and friends. The touch screen also simplifies the handling of the camera. With such built-in filters as lens fisheye, Color Accent and the effect of miniatures, you can create interesting images directly in the process of shooting, without using a computer.

With the Coolpix S80 can shoot 720p HD video with stereo sound, and during the recording you can even zoom in and out. If the 3.5-inch screen is not enough to display images, HDMI will give you access to your pictures and video clips from the TV.

Get high-quality photos will help technologies such as built-in 5-fold decrease in lubrication, including the suppression of vibrations in the VR lens and motion detection. Additional means of guaranteeing the Horsham results, is used in-camera processing system based on a system EXPEED C2. Camera Coolpix S80 will be in October in two colors: black and red. Approximate price is 349 euros.