Fujifilm has announced the @xia ix-100 a megapixel camera offering point and shoot simplicity and quite a high level of features normally associated with models costing considerably more.
The @xia ix-100 captures the moment in colourful photos, movie clips of up to 90 second bursts and doubles as a PC webcam using the supplied USB cable, making this multimedia package great fun for use with a home computer. As with all Fujifilms award-winning range of cameras the @xia ix-100 comes complete with everything you need to start shooting straight away, including a 4MB SmartMediaTM card and batteries.
'With the @xia ix-100 first-time buyers can experience the fun and freedom of a multimedia digital camera for a very modest investment. Fujifilm remains committed to making digital photography available to the widest possible audience and will continue to strive to make it easier, better value and more rewarding.' commented Fujifilms Digital Imaging Marketing Manager, Michelle da Gama.
1.31 Megapixel CMOS Sensor (effective pixels)
Movie clip capture- 90 second bursts without sound
2x digital zoom
Video output facility with slide show function
Compact point-and-shoot design
Macro mode for close ups
PC Webcam function
The @xia ix-100 has been designed to be as easy as possible to use, from the simple point-and-shoot operation of the camera itself to the user-friendly software and quick start instructions included in the box. Fujifilm say it's capable of producing great looking postcard size prints, the @xia ix-100 is the perfect pick up and go digital camera for those wanting to get the most from their PCs or to make a start in digital photography.
Accessories included are a 4MB SmartMedia card, Soft case, Hand strap, USB cable, Video cable, 2 x AA alkaline batteries, Owners manual & Quick start guide, CD-ROM includes PhotoImpression 3.0 for Windows and Macintosh QuickTime 5.0 for Windows and Macintosh My ix-100 camera driver for Windows and Macintosh
Availability and pricing
The Fujifilm @xia ix-100 will be available early December at a suggested retail price of 119.99 inc. VAT.