8MP Camera Phone from LG

Posted October 13th, 2008 by Hashim
Filed Under: Cellphones

LG Electronics announced today the launch of its ‘LG-KC780′, a slim 8 megapixel camera phone with special features that make it ideal for shooting portraits.

lg slide phone

The LG-KC780 is a slim slider phone at just 13.9 mm thick, but manages to include a large 2.4-inch widescreen LCD. The phone is designed to ensure that its myriad camera features are convenient and easy to use. A Schneider-Kreuznach certified lens ensures that the LG-KC780′s camera takes high quality photos that are sharp and clear.

Several of the LG-KC780′s smart technologies focus around the most expressive part of a person, the face. Face Detection automatically finds and focuses on people’s faces to allow photographers to take clearer pictures. Part of this feature relies on LG’s Smile Detection technology, which can recognize the angle of people’s mouths and adjust focus for faces.

8mp camera phone

Other people-focused features on the LG-KC780 include easy-to-use shot modes that help make people look their best. With Smile Shot enabled the camera automatically triggers the shutter when it determines that the subject is smiling. And with Beauty Mode users can remove spots and imperfections on people’s faces, making sure the faces appear bright and clear in photos.

Great memories can happen anywhere and the LG-KC780 has a number features that ensure great shots no matter where they are taken. The LG-KC780 can almost see in the dark with adjustable light sensitivity up to an amazingly high ISO 1600. If an image is too bright, however, LG’s SmartLight setting automatically fixes it. A built-in Image Stabilizer ensures that pictures come out clear and sharp, even in shaky situations.

For those times when a picture is not enough, the LG-KC780′s D1 Video recording captures DVD-resolution video of every exciting moment. This means that movies captured on the handset will still look great when played back on a large screen TV.

multimedia phone

The LG-KC780 is a full featured handset and includes the latest in mobile phone technology, including Smart Bluetooth, which opens up a number of new options when the phone is connected to a personal computer. For example, the phone’s camera can be used as a webcam for use in online conversations. Unlike USB webcams, this world’s first feature means that the camera can easily move with the user, as long as the phone stays within Bluetooth range.

Transferring the 8 megapixel photos that the phone takes is also far simpler thanks to Bluetooth. In addition, Smart Bluetooth makes it easier to send and read text messages, allowing them to be typed and viewed on the computer. The LG-KC780′s fun goes beyond its picture-taking capabilities; Motion Sensor Games make it easy to get into the action.

LG-KC780 will go on sale in November 2008, in Europe, later expanding to CIS and Asia, including India, Thailand, Hong Kong and China. LG expects that the LG-KC780 will build on the leadership the company established with its multimillion selling Viewty and enhance its lineup of 8 megapixel camera phones, along with the recently released an 8 megapixel touch screen multimedia phone, LG Renoir (LG-KC910).

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Candy like mp3 player

Posted October 7th, 2008 by Hashim
Filed Under: MP3/MP4 Players

mp3 player

SAFA expects to launch its prosumer mp3 player named Bandi in Korea market, which looks much like candy. It will be available in October. Its available in 5 colors, green, white, black, pink (for girls?) and blue. Adopting a 1.5-inch OLED display and flash memory from Samsung, the Bandi features touch scroll, decent sound quality and distinctive GUI like a lightning bug.

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Advanced Blu ray player

Posted September 2nd, 2008 by Hashim
Filed Under: Blu-ray players

blu ray dvd player

Samsung Electronics announced its most advanced Blu-ray player ‘BD-P2500′ during IFA 2008. The new BD-P2500 provides a significant upgrade from previous models with several new key features designed to enhance the premium audio and visual experience. The new high glossy black new player complements any stylish interior and perfectly fits with Samsung’s HD TVs.

Samsung’s BD-P2500 is the 5th generation Blu-ray player equipped with industry leading image processor HQV (Hollywood Quality Video). With the HQV processor, the BD-P2500 offers increased picture quality by refining image projection, even from non Blu-ray formats.

The sound has also been enhanced by supporting the new HD audio formats (Dolby Digital+, Dolby True HD and DTS-HD HRA) with 7.1 channel output, and the BD-P2500 provides full theater-quality experience.

The new player responds to consumers’ demand for more connectivity and superior functionality. The BD-P2500 will be kept updated by detecting the newest firmware automatically from a Samsung server. Users can access and easily update to the latest Blu-ray profile by Ethernet or USB port. The integrated BD-Live feature however enables powerful internet-connected activities such as multiplayer gaming, e-commerce, movie trailer and subtitle downloads, and social networking. The BD-P2500 also includes USB 2.0 support and 1 gigabyte of embedded flash memory.

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Wibrain Atom based UMPC

Posted August 26th, 2008 by Hashim
Filed Under: Handhelds, UMPC


Wibrain unveiled its new UMPC ‘i1′ that will feature Silverthorne Atom processor and a built-in HSDPA module. Yes, there is a pink one for girls too!! It’s planned to be launched running on Menlow platform in two versions, one with a 1.1GHz CPU and one with a 1.3GHz version. Coming with Windows XP or Linux, the i1 will adopt 30GB/60GB HDD. 64GB SSD option is also available. I think SSD should be the only option.

It is expected to be available in global market in October.

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Creative ZEN Mozaic media player

Posted August 2nd, 2008 by Hashim
Filed Under: MP3/MP4 Players, Portable Music, Portable Video

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CREATIVE to launch its portable media player for music, photos, and videos ‘ZEN Mozaic’, which will be available in August.

Equipped with the 9 tactile buttons the ZEN Mozaic features a 1.8-inch LCD screen, built-in speakers, FM radio and voice recorder. Supporting MP3/WMA/WAV and AVI formats, it comes in 2GB, 4GB and 8GB internal memory. Weighing 43g and measures 79.5mm x 40mm x 12.8mm, the Creative ZEN Mozaic provides up to 32 hours of audio playback with a single charge of the battery.

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