Posts Tagged ‘prosumer’

New arrival: Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III prosumer camera

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

The new PowerShot G1 X Mark III compact camera offers DSLR-like features such as APS-C sized CMOS sensor and Dual Pixel CMOS AF. Price & availability TBA.

A first in a Canon compact camera, the PowerShot G1 X Mark III is equipped with the Canon-developed Dual Pixel CMOS AF, allowing the camera to achieve unparalleled high-speed AF.

A first in a Canon compact camera, the PowerShot G1 X Mark III is equipped with the Canon-developed Dual Pixel CMOS AF, allowing the camera to achieve unparalleled high-speed AF.

The PowerShot G1 X Mark III is the first Canon compact camera equipped with Dual Pixel CMOS AF and an APS-C sized CMOS sensor.

It has the largest imaging sensor in its Canon’s compact camera lineup, and is equipped with the latest DIGIC 7 image processor.

Designed with a 24-72mm (35mm film equivalent) f/2.8– f/5.6 IS lens with 3x optical zoom, the camera is capable of capturing a wide range of subjects and achieving shallow depth of field.

Main specifications of the new Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III compact prosumer camera.

Main specifications of the new Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III compact prosumer camera. Click on image to enlarge.

Featuring a vari-angle touch panel packed in a durable and compact body, the PowerShot G1 X Mark III also boasts of a high resolution EVF (Electronic View Finder) of 2.36 million dots.

Weighing approximately 399g (CIPA compliant) the PowerShot G1 X Mark III makes a suitable companion for adventure seekers and underwater photographers alike.

More details from the press release below.

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New arrivals: Canon PowerShot G3 X prosumer compact camera

Friday, June 26th, 2015

The PowerShot G3 X offers high zoom shooting and promises superior image and video quality through the Dynamic Image Stabilisation (IS) system. Pricing & availability TBA.

The newly launched Canon PowerShot G3 X.

The newly launched Canon PowerShot G3 X.

The Canon PowerShot G3 X is a new premium high-zoom digital compact camera in the PowerShot G series.

The camera is powered by a large 1.0-inch CMOS sensor, enabling the camera to offer good image quality even in low light environments.

The camera features a 24-600mm 25x optical zoom lens and improved Zoom Framing Assist.

The camera’s improved Dynamic Image Stabilisation (IS) system enhances movie recording by stabilising moving images.

The EOS-like user interface also enhances intuitive operation of the camera, with a high resolution 1.62-megapixel 3.2-inch touch panel LCD monitor.

Below are more details from the press release.

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New camera: Samsung WB100

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Samsung has announced the launch of the WB100 in Singapore. The 16-megapixel prosumer camera is priced at S$369 and has 26x optical zoom from 22.3mm wide to 580mm.

The 16-megapixel Samsung WB100 has 26x optical zoom and wide angle at 22.3mm.

The 16-megapixel Samsung WB100 has 26x optical zoom and wide angle at 22.3mm.

The WB100 will be available in black and red at COMEX 2012 with free promotional bundle of SD card and camera case worth S$55.

Samsung WB100
Megapixels 16.2 MP
Sensor 1/2.3″ CCD
Optical Zoom 26 x
Wide angle 22.3mm
Max zoom 580mm
LCD 3″ TFT
Movie HD 1280×720 30fps (H.264)
Flash Built-in
Image stabilisation Dual IS
Size /mm 114.48 x 79.26 x 86.45
Weight 403 g *
Aperture F3.1 to F5.9
Battery 4 x AA
Price S$369
* Weight excludes battery and memory card.

The Samsung WB100 makes a good travel companion with its long zoom and wide angle, all squeezed into a compact body.

The Samsung WB100 comes in black or red.

The Samsung WB100 comes in black or red.

The camera comes with Dual Image Stabilisation (OIS + DIS) and records 720p/30fps HD video.

Available from 30 August at COMEX 2012.

Available from 30 August at COMEX 2012.

It also captures 3D photos and features a Live Panorama Mode.

The camera includes Smart Filter and Magic Frame features for in-camera creative photo-effects.