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Epson PhotoPC L-400 introduced - Four million pixel zoom compact
The Epson PhotoPC L-400 offers high-resolution images and photo-editing features within a sleek new metallic design. Epson's latest technology has been utilised to offer users a feature-rich digital camera suitable for the whole family at an affordable price. The PhotoPC L-400 has been designed for the amateur photographer, providing a wide range of imaging tools without compromising on ease of use.
The Epson PhotoPC L-400 digital camera, announced today, has been designed for the family camera user who is seeking quality images at the touch of a button. Epson's latest digital camera features a 4.07 MegaPixel CCD to deliver high quality, high-resolution images. With a built-in Epson PhotoPC Engine, users can print high-street quality photos directly to Epson's range of photo printers. And Epson has teamed up with Disney to offer exclusive Disney frames via Epson Print Image Framer Technology. This allows users to frame their images with their favourite Disney characters whilst taking the photograph, without the need for a computer.
The PhotoPC L-400 is Epson's most compact and comprehensive digital camera to date. Boasting a 3x optical and 3x digital zoom, users can capture perfect shots from anywhere and then preview their photographs on the sharp 1.5-inch LCD display. Exif print ensures superb image quality and exclusive Epson PIM II technology ensures that the camera's imaging characteristics are accurately reflected in the final print.
To offer the user maximum flexibility and cost effectiveness, the Epson PhotoPC energy management system allows standard AA batteries to take 500 Photos before they need replacing or recharging - useful for families abroad or away from electronic retail outlets.
The PhotoPC L-400 comes with a 16Mb SD memory card for safely storing up to 127 standard resolution photographs before transferring them to a computer via the camera's fast USB connection or a memory card reader.
Smart technology and wide range of features in the PhotoPC L-400 are complemented with a new compact design. The camera's metallic case is light, robust and is perfect for the consumer on the move making it one of the most comprehensive, stylish cameras on the market today.
Other features include four different flash settings and Portrait, Landscape and Macro modes that adjust the relevant depth of field automatically. Video Clip and Continuous Shooting modes are also standard. For the more experienced user, the Exposure Compensation, ISO Sensitivity and White Balance can all be manually adjusted through the user-friendly interface.
Epson PhotoPC L400 features summary
- 4.07 MegaPixel CCD for producing high-resolution, quality photographs
- A sharp 1.5 inch LCD screen for previewing images
- A 3x optical and 3x digital zoom
- 16mb SD memory card for storing up to 127 standard quality photographs
- USB Connection to PC or Mac or to direct print to an Epson Stylus Photo printer
- Runs on standard AA batteries
- Print Image Framer Technology with Disney frames installed
Price and Availability
Guide price is £329
Launch date 1st September 2003