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Sanyo announces the new Xacti VPC-E60 EX and VPC-S60

Sanyo announces the Xacti E60 EX, a follow-on to the VPC-E6, with an identical body, but is adds image stabilization, internal red-eye processing and 32 MB vs. 16 MB internal memory. The Xacti VPC-S60 is a follow-on to the VPC-S6 but it comes with a noticeably smaller body, a larger 2.5 inch LCD monitor and impoved video recording in QVGA quality at 30 fps...

SPECIFICATIONS

Sanyo Xacti VPC-E60 EX

6 Megapixel

LCD-Monitor Pixels 230.000

Flash Working Range
0,10 to 2,4 m (wide)
0,50 to 2,0 m (Tele)

Flash Modes
Auto-Flash
forced flash
flash off
red-eye reduction

Selftimer
10-second delay
2-second delay

Time / Date
Recorded with image data

Type
CCD digital camera (recording and playback)

Recording System
Digital recording

Image File Format
Videoclip: Quick Time Movie
Audio: wave (monaural)
Still images: JPEG (DCF/DPOF compliant)

Audio
Microphone: built-in

Data Storage Media
SD Card (10 Mb access rate)

Image Sensor
1/2.5-inch CCD, 6.370.000 pixels
Recording Solution
2.288 x 1.712 pixels (still images, sequential shots)
1.600 x 1.200 pixels (still images, sequential shots)
640 x 480 pixels (still images, sequential shots)
640 x 480 pixels (video clips)
320 x 240 pixels (videoclips only)
160 x 120 pixels (videoclips only)
3.680 x 2.760 pixels (still images only)
2.816 x 2.112 pixels (still images, sequential shots)

Video Clip Frame Rate
30 frames per second
15 frames per second

White Balance
Full-auto TTL
manual setting possible (5 modes)

Lens
internal optical 3xzoom lens
f=6.3 - 18.9 mm (equivalent to 38-114mm on 35mm camera)
9 groups, 11 elements

Aperture
Open F=3,3 (Wide) to 4,0 (Tele)
Minimum F=6,6 (Wide) to 8,0 (Tele)

Exposure Control Type
screen (0+/-1.8 EV in 0.3EV steps)

Range
20/ 50 cm to infinity
1 cm Macro

Digital Zoom (for shooting)
1x to 4x

Digital Zoom (for playback)
1x to 57,5x (varies with resolution)
Shutter (still pictures)
1/2 to 1/2000s

Shutter (sequential shots)
1/2 to 1/2000s

Shutter (video clips)
1/30 to 1/10.000s

Sensitivity
Still images: Auto (ISO 50 to 200)
Still images: Manual ( ISO 50/100/200/400)
Videoclips: Auto (ISO 450-1800)
Videoclips: Manual (ISO 450/900/1800/3600)

LCD-Monitor
3,0-inch TFT color LCD

Temperature
0 to 40° (operation)
-20 to 60° (storage)

Humidity
30 to 90% (operating)
10 to 90% (storage)

Battery
Lithium-ion battery pack

Interfaces
USB
AV (PAL/NTSC selectable)

Standard Accessories
SANYO Utility Software
USB and AV cable
hand strap
Charging AC Adapter (VAR-G8)

General
Dimensions (W x H x D) 97,7x59,9x22,8 mm
Weight 136 g

Sanyo Xacti VPC-S60

6 Megapixel

LCD-Monitor Pixels 86.000

Flash Working Range
0,1 to 3,0 m (wide)
0,4 to 1,7 m (Tele)

Flash Modes
Auto-Flash
forced flash
flash off
red-eye reduction

Selftimer
10-second delay
2-second delay

Time / Date
Recorded with image data

Type
CCD digital camera (recording and playback)

Recording System
Digital recording

Image File Format
Videoclip: Quick Time Movie
Audio: wave (monaural)
Still images: JPEG (DCF/DPOF compliant)

Data Storage Media
SD Card (10 Mb access rate)

Image Sensor
1/2.5-inch CCD, 6.180.000 pixels

LCD-Monitor
2,5-inch TFT color LCD
Recording Solution
2.288 x 1.712 pixels (still images, sequential shots)
1.600 x 1.200 pixels (still images, sequential shots)
640 x 480 pixels (still images, sequential shots)
640 x 480 pixels (video clips)
320 x 240 pixels (videoclips only)
3.680 x 2.760 pixels (still images only)
2.816 x 2.112 pixels (still images, sequential shots)

Video Clip Frame Rate
30 frames per second
15 frames per second

White Balance
Full-auto TTL
manual setting possible (5 modes)

Lens
3xzoom, auto focus, built-in ND-filter
f=5.8 - 17.4 mm (equivalent to 35-105 mm on 35mm camera
5 groups, 6 elements

Aperture
Open F=2,8 (Wide) to 4,9 (Tele)

Exposure Control Type
screen (0+/-1.8 EV in 0.3EV steps)

Range
10/ 40 cm to infinity
5 cm Macro

Digital Zoom (for shooting)
1x to 4x

Digital Zoom (for playback)
1x to 57,5x (varies with resolution)

Shutter (still pictures)
1/2 to 1/1500s

Shutter (sequential shots)
1/2 to 1/1500s

Shutter (video clips)
1/30 to 1/10.000s

Sensitivity
Still images: Auto (ISO 50 to 200)
Still images: Manual ( ISO 50/100/200/400)
Videoclips: Auto (ISO 200-800)
Videoclips: Manual (ISO 200/400/800/1600)

Temperature
0 to 40° (operation)
-20 to 60° (storage)

Humidity
30 to 90% (operating)
10 to 90% (storage)

Battery
AA x 2 Alkaline (CR-V3 compatible)

AC Adapter (sold seperately)
AC Adapter (3,4 V)

Interfaces
USB
AV (PAL/NTSC selectable)

Standard Accessories
SANYO Utility Software
AA x 2 Alkaline
hand strap
USB cable

General
Dimensions (W x H x D) 89,0 x 60,5 x 21,3 mm
Weight 118 g
March 10, 2006
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