February 6, 2003
Kyocera Japan announces their long awaited Contax Tvs Digital camera. This camera was announced at last year's Photokina and was due in the 4Q of 2002. The Tvs Digital comes with a 5 Megapixel CCD, a Carl Zeiss lens with 3x optical zoom and delivers movie mode with sound. The camera uses SD memory cards for storage, a Lithium Ion Battery for power and comes with remote control in silver or black.
Update: European launch at Focus on Imaging Feb. 23