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Panasonic to launch their Lumix DMC-FX66 with Venus Engine VI

Also announced today, here’s the new Ultra compact Point & shoot camera from Panasonic, the Lumix DMC-FX66. Featuring a 14 Megapixel 1/2.33″ Type CCD sensor, this new Lumix will also let you enjoy the Intelligent Resolution [...]
Panasonic to launch their Lumix DMC-FX66 with Venus Engine VI
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Sony Party-Shot, the Perfect Weapon for Autonomous Photo Shooting

Along side the Cyber-Shot DSC-WX1 and TX1, Sony introduced the Party-Shot, a simple cradle compatible with the two Cyber-Shots we just talked about, that will turn your camera in an autonomous shooting device. Once you set your cradle [...]
Sony Party-Shot, the Perfect Weapon for Autonomous Photo Shooting
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Exemode Pimpes out Hello Kitty on Their New Point & Shoot

Exemode just launched a new Hello Kitty Corrèges point & shoot digital camera. Designed in collaboration with Courrèges and Sanrio, expect a price of 12,800 Yen (100€). It features a 5.17 million CMOS sensor, a 4x digital zoom, a [...]
Exemode Pimpes out Hello Kitty on Their New Point & Shoot
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Casio Pimps a Doraemon Exilim Digital Camera

After releasing their point & shoot digital camera, the EXILIM EX-Z80, with our favorite Hello Kitty, Casio is pimping another EXILIM camera, the EX-Z20. This digital camera comes with a Doraemon design, an 8.1MP CCD sensor, a 38-[...]
Casio Pimps a Doraemon Exilim Digital Camera

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Stylus 1050 SW: Olympus Rolls Out Their Water, Shock, and Freezeproof Digital Camera

Olympus unveiled the Stylus 1050 SW, a waterproof, shockproof, and freezeproof point & shoot digital camera. It’s actually a 1030 SW updated with some nifty new features like Tap Control Technology. Designed for extreme environmen[...]
Stylus 1050 SW: Olympus Rolls Out Their Water, Shock, and Freezeproof Digital Camera

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μ1060: New 7x Digital Camera from Olympus

Olympus also introduced a new digital camera, the μ1060, available on August 30th. This new point and shoot camera features a 1/2.33″ 10Mpix CCD sensor, 37mm-260mm Olympus lens with 7x optical zoom, dual image stabilizer, an ISO [...]
μ1060: New 7x Digital Camera from Olympus
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Casio Unveils the Exilim Series, New Point & Shoot Digital Cameras

At the end of August Casio will launch new, wide-angle point & shoot digital cameras, the Exilim Zoom EX Z300, Exilim Zoom EX-Z250, and Exilim EX-Z85. The EX Z300 features a 1/2.3″ 10.1Mpix CCD sensor, a 28mm Exilim lens wit[...]
Casio Unveils the Exilim Series, New Point & Shoot Digital Cameras

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Ricoh Introduces a New Digital Camera, the R10

The R8 digital camera’s successor, the R10, is now available. You’ll be able to get it on September 5th for around 300€. This new digital camera features a 1/1.23″ 10.1Mpix CCD sensor, a 28mm Ricoh lens with a 7x optical zoom, Sm[...]
Ricoh Introduces a New Digital Camera, the R10
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Etsumi StandPouch: New Digital Camera Pouch with Built-in Stand

Etsumi, a Japanese company, will soon launch a new digital camera pouch with a built-in stand. It’s available in two colors, Black and Pink, and two sizes, S&M. S-Size Dimension: 60x25x90mm M-Size Dimension: 60x32x93mm It’s now av[...]
Etsumi StandPouch: New Digital Camera Pouch with Built-in Stand

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LG Secret Now Available in Korea

We already discussed the LG Secret on Akihabara News, but here’s a little update. Our Almighty mobile phone is available NOW in Korea by the name LG-SU600 / KU6000 / LU6000. One of this phone’s nifty features is its 5Mpix c[...]
LG Secret Now Available in Korea
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Pentax Optio V20… A New 8Mpix Compact Camera

Here’s another 8Mpix compact camera from Pentax, the V20. It features a 5x optical zoom, a 3” LCD, ISO ranging from 80 to 6400, face recognition, and TV out with Video VGA mode. It measures 97.54×56.5×23.5mm at 130g HOY[...]
Pentax Optio V20… A New 8Mpix Compact Camera

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A Couple New Ixy from Canon

More Canon products in April with the arrival of the Ixy 95 IS and 25 IS, sold respectively at 42.000JPY (266€) and 37.000JPY (234€). Some of the technical specifications include 10 MPx sensor, 2.5″ screen, 35-105mm zoom, f2 .8-4[...]
A Couple New Ixy from Canon
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New Canon Ixy 820 IS

Time for the Ixy to get a little love from Canon in the form of a spring upgrade. So what does the 820 offer that the 810 doesn’t have? Things like: -10MPx instead of 8 Mpx -3200 ISO instead of 1600 (but those who’ll dig up[...]
New Canon Ixy 820 IS
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The CyberShot DSC-H3

The CyberShot W170 has a twin brother and that’s the DSC-H3 featuring a little 8MPx sensor but an excellent zoom (38-380mm)! Yup, that was quite a short news.
The CyberShot DSC-H3

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Sony Cyber-Shot W170 Finally in Japan!

Another product to put on the “Japan didn’t get it first so stop complaining” list, the Sony Cybershot W170! The specs are as follow: -10MPx -ISO3200 -2.7 inches screen -28-140mm Nice but nothing breathtaking, maybe this explains it!
Sony Cyber-Shot W170 Finally in Japan!

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Toshiba Portégé G910, the other HTC Universal. Hands-on

I was a very big fan of the HTC universal, but once the Hermes came out I decided to choose a smaller device. Unfortunately by doing so I lost the VGA sweetness of the HTC. In a Nutshell, our G910 has everything the HTC Universal had b[...]
Toshiba Portégé G910, the other HTC Universal. Hands-on

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Toshiba Portégé G710, the other Blackberry. Hands-on

I have to admit that Toshiba has quite a lack of imagination on this one, replace the name Toshiba with Blackberry and you wouldn’t be surprised. The good thing is (if you are a Windows Mobile fan like I am), the device runs WM 6[...]
Toshiba Portégé G710, the other Blackberry. Hands-on

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The affordable AND cheap digital camera…

Talking about the great stuff is one thing, but what about what comes out and is really not all that good…? Well, you may remember the “affordable and cheap” camcorder we presented recently; now is the time of a digit[...]
The affordable AND cheap digital camera…
The affordable AND cheap digital camera…The affordable AND cheap digital camera…

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Epson R-D1s, the retro digital camera for nostalgic people

In July 2004, Epson was already offering a retro looking compact digital camera, the R-D1. 2 years later, Epson continues with the R-D1s and its 6.1Mpix CCD sensor, a 28mm lens (COLOR-SKOPAR 28mm F3.5), and retro look. If you’re into t[...]
Epson R-D1s, the retro digital camera for nostalgic people

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