Samsung launches new 20MP camera
Amman, October 9, 2011
Samsung Electronics has launched a new 20.3 megapixel compact digital camera that delivers professional standard photography.
The new NX200 also features premium functions such high speed capture (including 100ms advanced auto focus), wide range ISO (100-12800), HD movie recording, and Samsung’s i-Function lens.
The 20.3 megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor developed in-house by Samsung ensures a high quality image which shows every detail and puts high performance at the fingertips of all photographers, a statement said.
The NX200 achieves 100ms advanced AF speed and thanks to its Fast Boot and seven frames per second continuous shooting, it added.
To capture movement on video, the NX200 also features 1920x1080/30p (H.264) HD movie recording and stereo sound, all incorporated into a compact and sleek body with a premium metal design.
Samsung’s i-Function 2.0 lens allows the user to control a range of parameters from the lens without having to take their eye off the shot.
The NX200 is fully compatible with the wide range of nine different i-Function lenses which enable toggling between shutter speed, aperture, EV, WB, and ISO quickly and easily through the button and ring on the lens.
With the upgraded i-Function 2.0 on the NX200, users can also control six different Smart Filters and the intelli-Zoom function from the lens whilst in Lens Priority Mode.
New lenses for the i-Function system include 18-200mm, 16mm, 60mm and 85mm focal lengths.
“With the NX range we have pioneered the compact system camera that allows any user to get the results that they’ve always wanted from their pictures without having to manage complicated controls or carry heavy, clunky equipment,” said Sang Suk Roh, president of Samsung Electronic Levant.
“The NX200 is the next step in providing the ambitious amateur with first-class picture quality through the combination of professional-standard features such as a 20.3 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor, high speed capture, wide-range ISO and HD movie capabilities. With technology like this built into a stylish and compact body, the NX200 is the ultimate tool for achieving professional quality in a compact camera.”
“The NX200 represents Samsung’s continued commitment to leading the way in making cutting-edge technology fit the needs and knowledge of the consumer, proving technology does not need to be complicated to deliver great results, every time,” he added. – TradeArabia News Service