SINGAPORE, March 2012 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies unveiled a new addition to their market-leading Dual LCD category, DV300F. With this launch, the company continues to cement its leadership position, introducing the latest in Dual LCD technology with Wi-Fi connectivity for camera users who want to snap and share moments in an instant.
DV300F builds on the success of Samsung’s Dual LCD technology, with advanced Dual capturing and a 1.5” front LCD screen display, to ensure users capture the most challenging shot, whether from the back or in front of the lens. In response to evolving consumer demands for maximum creativity and connectivity, the DV300F is the first Dual LCD to offer Wi-Fi enabled technology, enabling users to email their images or upload them to Facebook, Picasa, YouTube™ in an instant using the Social Sharing feature. Users can also save their special images onto the camera’s microSD memory card, which can be wirelessly connected to the home PC and downloaded instantly to share and enjoy using the Auto Backup feature. Alternatively, cloud services including Samsung’s AllShare Play and Microsoft SkyDrive guarantee that precious snaps can be stored and shared in a moment.
For appearance-conscious consumers, the latest model comes in several shimmering metallic colours, including black, navy and red with a sleek, seamless and rounded outer contour for ease-of-use in a sophisticated premium design. None of this cutting innovation comes at the expense of image quality. DV300F boasts an impressive 16 Megapixels, 5x optical zoom and 25mm wide-angle lens to capture all the action even from a distance.
Get Creative with Magic Frame and Picture-in-Picture Shot
DV300F is full of fun features to maximise users’ enjoyment. Magic Frame feature includes 12 fun background templates, as well as the ability to create poster-quality art, perfect for sharing. Meanwhile, Picture-in-Picture function, inserts one image to another. Impress your friends by combining a still picture with a video clip and instantly upload to YouTube™ or your favorite social networking site.
Maximize enjoyment with latest features
Split Shot allows users to merge up to three different images to create your very own artistic masterpiece! You can even import pictures from other cameras.
Show off your artistic skills with the new and innovative Artistic Brush. It instantly takes a portrait, landscape shot or even a movie clip and transforms it into a black and white sketch or full colour version, just like an artist! Save the sketching process as a GIF animation to share with your family.
Finally, Motion Photo freezes time around a moving subject for dramatic effect. Capture a friend jumping in motion and everyone else around can be kept as still as statues. Simply hold the shutter button down to capture a moving footage, then select the area where you want motion to be incorporated, and the rest of the other area in the shot will be still. Save this as a GIF animation to share with your friends!
DV300F is available at $349 from end March 2012.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2011 consolidated sales of US$143.1 billion. Employing approximately 222,000 people in 205 offices across 71 countries, the company operates two separate organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media & Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LCD. Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic, environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world’s most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index.
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