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Pentacon announces the 7 megapixel Praktica DCZ 7.2

Pentacon announces the Praktica DCZ 7.2 digital camera featuring a 7.2 Megapixel CCD image sensor, a 3x optical zoom lens and a 2.4 inch (115 000 pixels), TFT color monitor. Furthermore, the camera offers Face Tracking technology, PictBridge support, 16MB of  built-in memory, an SD Card slot for external storage, and video sequences with VGA (640 x 480) resolution at 24 frames per second. The new Praktica DCZ 7.2, dressed in shining red, will be available in September for a street price of about 110 Euro...
Visit the Pentacon - Praktica website

Praktica DCZ 7.2 specifications:

Device type

Digital still camera

Focal length

5,8 - 17,4 mm

Zoom

3x optical, 5x digital

Focus system

Auto focus system with face tracking

Focus range

normal: 0.5 m to infinity, macro: 5 cm

Sensor

1/2,5" CCD, 7,15 M Pixels

Resolution

[8.0M]: 3264x2448 Interpolated, (7M) 3072x2304, (5M): 2592 x1944, (1M): 1024x768

ISO speed

Auto, 100, 200, 400

Colour depth

24 Bit (RGB)

Colour effects

normal, b/w, sepia, RGB

Picture sharpness

soft, normal, vivid

White balance

Auto and 5 manual modes

Shutter

2 - 1/1500s., night scene: 8-1/1500s

Exposure

Auto

Exposure control

+/- 2.0

Metering

Average, center weighted, spot

Flash

auto mode, auto mode with red eye reduction, flash off mode, flash on mode

Flash range

0,25 - 2,00m

Self timer

2 and 10s, double releasing

Display

2,4" TFT color monitor (115 000 Pixel), diagonal: app. 6.1 cm

Video resolution

320x240 and 640x480 with 24fps

TV system

NTSC and PAL

Tripod socket

ΒΌ"

Additional features

Pict Bridge, sound recording, face tracking

Storage

16MB built-in memory, SD-Card usable

File format

JPEG, EXIF 2.2, DCF 1.0, DPOF 1.2, Videoclip: AVI (MJPEG) with Sound

Interface

USB 1.1, Video out

Energy source

2x AA, LR06, alkaline or rechargeable NiMh batteries

Dimensions

90 x 62 x 26 mm

Weight

140g

Accessories

cable, Video cable, CD with driver and image software, pouch, strap, 2 x batteries

OS requirements

Windows 98 / 98SE / 2000 / ME / XP


Additional information: Visit the Pentacon - Praktica website
August 29, 2007
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