Samsung have announced the Digimax V4 with a high resolution 4 megapixel CCD that Samsung says produces vivid picture images and renders accurate colour tones.
The Digimax V4 features a 3x zoom Schneider lens (equivalent to 38-113mm in 35mm format). A total 12x zoom range is possible by using the 4x digital zoom. Creative picture taking is easily possible by utilising the many manual settings available, such as aperture / shutter priority or fully manual exposure. You can even control focusing yourself. Exposure compensation is also possible allowing the user to change the exposure +/- 2 E.V. in 0.5 stop increments.
Customising your favourite settings is easily performed with the 'My Set' mode. Up to 9 different camera settings including image size, quality and ISO can be stored. This means that users can personalise the V4 and achieve the pictures they want with just one touch of a button.
The Digimax V4 is the only digital camera* in the world to be able to use 9 different power sources. These include AA alkaline, AA lithium, Mi-Nn,CR-V3, as well as rechargeable NI-MH , Ni-Cd, I-pack batteries, and AC Adaptor as well as the dedicated Li-on battery.
Other features offered by the Digimax V4 include:
- Designing your own loading screen
- Enhanced movie function with sound
- Voice memo & voice recording
- One touch play back function, allowing instant recall of the last image taken even when the camera is turned off.
- Macro mode - down to 6cm
- Automatic and manual control of the high resolution TFT LCD monitor.
- Recording images as JPEG (3 levels) or TIFF.
- Playing back your pictures through a television (PAL / NTSC).
The introduction of this highly specified and sophisticated digital camera makes a strong addition to the wide range of Samsung digital cameras. The line up goes from 1.3 megapixels to 4 megapixels thus appealing to all types of user, from first timers to experienced digital photographers. Comes with case, software etc, 32Mb card.