Samsung announces 5MP camera phone
Wednesday, 20 October 2004 11:05 GMT < Prev Next >
Samsung has today unveiled the world's first 5MP camera phone with a CCD, the SCH-S250. A spokesman for the company said 'the picture quality is good enough to compare with five megapixel digital cameras', but we'll reserve judgement on that one. It has a 92MB internal memory as well as an MP3 player. Samsung, the world's third largest handset maker, said the camera module was jointly developed with Japanese company Asahi Pentax
A true digital convergence product that combines a gamut of innovative technologies including a â€śtrue colorâ€? LCD (16 million colors), Text-To-Speech conversion capability, as well as, a 5-megapixel CCD camera.
The â€śstretchâ€? design protects the lens and LCD while providing a digital camera feel