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Samsung Updates L-Series with L83T and L830

Samsung today launched two new point-and-shoots in its L-series digital camera line, the 8.1 megapixel L830 and the 8.2-megapixel L83T. Both cameras possess Samsung’s Intelligent Face Recognition Technology and maximum sensitivity up to 1600 ISO. The Sa

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July 11, 2007 – Samsung today launched two new point-and-shoots in its L-series digital camera line, the 8.1 megapixel L830 and the 8.2-megapixel L83T. Both cameras possess Samsung’s Intelligent Face Recognition Technology and maximum sensitivity up to ISO 1600. The Samsung L83T has a suggested retail price of $279 for September shipping, and the L830 is priced at $229 when it becomes available at August.

The Samsung L830and L83T are each fitted with a 2.5-inch, 230,000 pixel LCD screen. The updated L-series cameras come equipped with Samsung’s Intelligent Face Recognition Technology for automatic focus and exposure for portrait photography for up to nine faces in a given scene. In addition, the cameras feature Samsung’s proprietary ASR (Advanced Shake Reduction) system for low-light shooting.

Among other functions, the new L-series cameras include a Wise Shot mode that takes two consecutive photos, one with ASR image stabilization and the other with flash. The L83T and L830 have a special effects "E" button for built-in editing functions such as resizing, brightness control, and color filter. In addition, the Samsung cameras possess a "Fun" mode, a function that creates a single composite image out of four different photos.

With Samsung’s i-movie mode, the L830 and L83T can capture video at a maximum SVGA resolution of 800x592 at 30fps in MPEG-4 format.

The new L-cameras are capable of 14 preset scene modes. The L83T stores 19MB of internal memory, while the L830 holds 16MB of built-in memory. Both Samsung cameras accept SD and SDHC media.

Key Features:

Intelligent Face Recognition Technology

Advanced Shake Reduction

2.5-inch LCD screen

Wise Shot mode

E Mode

Fun Mode

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