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Minox expands digital camera line with the DC 4211 and DC 6311






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Visit the Minox websiteMINOX DC 4211 – Digital camera with stylish slim line design

The MINOX DC 4211 is another milestone in the segment of small and flat digital cameras: 4.2 million pixels, 3x optical zoom as well as a large 2“ TFT color monitor in an elegant aluminum body make this powerful digital camera a prestigious item which perfectly combines function and design.

The MINOX DC 4211 has a CCD image sensor with 4.2 megapixel and boasts the fast, high-performance MINOCTAR lens with multiple coating. The 3x zoom lens has an autofocus feature and gives the user freedom for creative picture composition. Thanks to the individual adjustment to the 4.2 megapixel sensor the MINOCTAR lens, together with the electronics and software of the MINOX DC 4211, provides highly dynamic images with natural color rendition. The automatic white balance ensures the right exposure, even in difficult light, providing the user with natural colors and the correct setting for the subject in view, every time. The four flash functions enable the ideal adjustment of the shot to the outside conditions. A fast image sequence and minimal shutter release delay allow spontaneous snapshots whatever the situation.

The large 2.0'' TFT color monitor simultaneously offers users the opportunity to conveniently assess the image straight away, during and after the shot, and provides excellent viewing, even in sunlight, thanks to its pin-sharp definition and brilliance.

For an uncomplicated transfer of the image files to the computer the MINOX DC 4211 comes with a digital USB interface. Using the provided software the pictures can be touched up on the PC and mailed directly to others.

Extremely compact dimensions of just 88.5 x 24 x 54.5 mm make this lightweight masterpiece the perfect companion for every occasion – always ready to capture any situation as it occurs. The scope of delivery includes a rechargeable Li-Ion battery, 32 MB SD Card, a case, wrist strap, USB cable, video cable, CD-ROM and user's manual.


MINOX DC 6311 – Very small, ultra compact, great looking but sporting over 6 million pixels!

The MINOX DC 6311 with 6.36 million pixels is one of the smallest digital cameras of its kind and its elegant stainless steel body is host to a most impressive range of features. The 3x optical zoom and the large 2“ TFT color monitor make this small, attractive and well priced digital camera a very nice camera to own and use.

The MINOX DC 6311 features a CCD image sensor with 6.36 megapixels and boasts a fast, high-performance multi-coated MINOCTAR lens. The 3x zoom lens with autofocus allows the user plenty of freedom to concentrate on actual picture composition while still operating the easily selectable shutter speeds and apertures. A combination of the 6.36 megapixel sensor and the MINOCTAR lens, together with the cameras electronics and the software of the MINOX DC 6311, ensures dynamic images with expected natural color rendition. The added option to select manual mode – for night-time, sports or portrait photography as examples – opens up new areas of creativity for the discerning amateur or ‘snap-shooting' pro's. The automatic white balance ensures correct exposure, even in difficult lighting conditions, providing the user with natural colors and the correct setting for the subject in view, every time. The four flash functions make use of the best available lighting conditions for the best use of flash at all times. A fast image sequence and minimal shutter release delay allow for spontaneous snapshots just when you need them. A whole new range of creative photographic possibilities are opened up by the inclusion of the video and voice recording features.

The large 2.0'' TFT color monitor lets you take a look at the image right away, both during and after the shot, and provides an excellent level of viewing, even in sunlight, thanks to the pin-sharp definition and overall brilliance of the monitor.

The digital USB interface of the MINOX DC 6311 allows easy transfer of the image files to the computer. Using the software provided, pictures can be touched up on the PC and mailed directly to friends and family. Given its small size of just 94 mm x 35 mm x 63 mm, the new MINOX DC 6311 takes a deserved position in the range of compact high performance cameras. Included with the camera are a rechargeable Li-Ion battery, 32 MB SD Card, a case, wrist strap, USB cable, video cable, CD-ROM and user's manual.

Additional information: Visit the Minox website
August 20, 2004
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