SiPix today announced the StyleCam DV100, an incredibly small, affordable digital video, still camera and audio recorder for the consumer market. At only $129, the StyleCam DV100 is perfect for imaging enthusiasts, young adults and families, providing a compact, portable digital video camera for making movies, snapping digital pictures and recording audio at home, work, events or on the road. The StyleCam DV100 will be available in July online and via electronics and computer retail stores nationwide.
The fun, pocket-sized StyleCam DV100 combines a full-featured digital video camera with still capture capability providing crisp AVI video with sizes up to 640 x 480 at eight frames per second (fps) and vivid still pictures at up to 1.3 Mega Pixels. The video can also be captured at a resolution of 320 x 240 and 160 x 120 at 15 fps. Users can preview the video on the 1.6-inch color LCD screen or connect via the included A/V cable to a TV to view and share videos, pictures, and audio files. The camera features 2X digital zoom, USB connectivity, 8 Mega Bytes of flash memory, and mass storage. For even greater recording lengths or image capacity, the StyleCam DV100 includes a secure digital slot for memory expansion up to 256MB.
“SiPix is expanding its product line to provide a new class of affordable, cool, compact digital video cameras for anyone that wants to record video and stills anywhere, anytime,” said Marie Wesson, director of marketing for SiPix. “The StyleCam DV100 is the company’s first entry into this exciting new market. Its ease of use, combined with a low price and versatile features delivers a new and entertaining device for users to capture and share their experiences.”
The StyleCam DV100 offers seamless mass storage connectivity, which allows users to easily drag and drop files without installing a TWAIN driver or using a third party application.
To help users get the most rewarding experience right out of the box, the StyleCam DV100 includes award-winning software from ArcSoft. PhotoImpression is ideal for editing, retouching and adding special effects to photos. VideoImpression creates video clips from still photos and edits AVI video so users can share creations with friends and family.
Package Contents, Support and Warranty
The StyleCam DV100 includes a USB cable, AV cable, hand strap, quick start guide, two AA batteries and a CD-ROM containing the mass storage driver, ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft VideoImpression, Adobe Acrobat Reader and a PDF owner’s manual.
The video camera is backed by a one-year limited warranty offered from time of purchase. Technical support is available for no additional charge at 510-651-9199 and is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. PST.