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The Praktica Luxmedia 5008 offers 5.2 Mp and 8x optical zoom

Pentacon  has introduced the Praktica Luxmedia 5008, the five megapixel follow-on to the Luxmedia 4008. The body of the Luxmedia 5008, similar to its predecessor, with the looks of an SLR camera, offers enough room for the large lens with its 8x optical zoom and a relative small 1.6” LCD. Furthermore, the camera features 16MB built-in memory, SD-Card for storage, USB 2.0 and Video out connectors and uses 4x AA batteries as its power source...
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OVERVIEW

Technical Data:

-   type: 5,2 Mega pixels digital camera with 8x optical zoom, 4x digital zoom and 1.6” TFT color monitor
-   View finder: electronically, micro display (180 000 pixels)
-   Lens: f: 2.80-3.41 / 6.6-58.2mm (35mm equivalent: 40-320mm)
-   Zoom: 8x optical and 4x digital
-   Focus system: Auto focus system with red light assistance
-   Focus range: normal: 0.50m - infinity, Macro: 20-50cm
-   Shutter speed: 1/2000 – 16 sec.
-   Image sensor: 1/2.5” CCD sensor 5.2 Meg pixels (effective: 5.04 Mega Pixels)
-   Resolution: 2592x1944, 2304x1728, 2048x1536 and 1600x1200 Pixel
-   Sensitivity: Auto, ISO 50, 100, 200, 400
-   White balance: Auto and 4 manual modes
-   Continuous shooting: 3 shots/sec.
-   Exposure adjust: -2.0EV to +2.0EV, in 1/3EV steps
-   Flash: auto mode with red eye reduction, flash off mode, flash on mode and night scene mode
-   Self timer: electronic self timer, about 5 or 10 sec. delay
-   LC-display: 1.6” TFT color monitor (85 000 pixel), 9 menu languages
-   Tripod socket: 1/4"
-   Memory: 16MB built-in memory, SD-Card useable
-   File format: MPEG4, JPEG, EXIF2.2, DPOF
-   Connectors: USB 2.0, Video out, DC-in
-   Power source: 4x AA Alkaline batteries (1.5Volt) or Ni-MH batteries or Ni-Cd batteries
-   Dimensions / Weight: 120 x 82 x 85mm/ 395g (without batteries)
-   System requirements: Windows 98 / ME / 2000 / XP

Features:
Video sequence: QVGA (CIF) 30 fps

Equipment:
USB cable, Video cable, CD with Driver and image software, strap and 4x batteries

Additional information: All about the Praktica digital cameras
March 19, 2005
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