Cameras

Samsung Intros Five Compact Cameras

Samsung announced five new compact cameras tonight, including two ultra-slim models (TL110 and TL105), two 15x zoom cameras that start at a wide 24mm (HZ35W and HZ10W) and the 12.2-megapixel 5x zoom SL630.

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 January 18, 2010 – Samsung announced five new compact cameras tonight, including two ultra-slim models (TL110 and TL105), two 15x zoom cameras that start at a wide 24mm (HZ35W and HZ10W) and the 12.2-megapixel 5x zoom SL630.

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The 14.2-megapixel TL110 and 12.2-megapixel TL105 both feature 2.7-inch LCD displays. The TL110 has a 5x zoom and dual image stabilization, the TL105 a 4x lens and digital-only stabilization. Both cameras include 720p video capability a 30fps, using H.264 compression. Both are quite slim, with 0.65-inch depth. These cameras will ship in February; pricing was not announced. 
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The 12-megapixel HZ35W and HZ30W deliver 15x zoom lenses starting at an impressive 24mm wide angle. The HZ35W includes a 3-inch OLED screen along with built-in GPS for geotagging photos; the HZ30W is also a 3-inch screen, but an LCD display. With 720p video and HDMI out, these two models are slated for March delivery, with pricing to be announced.   
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Rounding out the introductions is the SL630, a 12.2-megapixel point and shoot with a 5x zoom starting at 28mm. The SL630 features a 2.7-inch 230,000-dot LCD, standard-def video reording, a March ship date and a price to be determined.