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Praktica introduces the 14 Megapixel DCZ 14.1

Praktica in Germany introduces the PRAKTICA DCZ 14, the first 14 Megapixel model in its digital camera series. The new camera features a 3x optical lens, a 1/2.3 CCD, 2.7-inch TFT color monitor, 32 MB of built-in memory, smile detection, PASM mode, face tracking, digital anti-shake, blink detection and intelligent scene mode.This year we have seen quite a few 14 megapixel digital cameras on the market and the trend still seems to be 2 more megapixels every two years. Happily we're not following Moore's Law in this respect...
Check-out the current line of Praktica digital cameras at praktica.de



PRAKTICA DCZ 14.1 SPECIFICATIONS

Focal lenght

6.3 - 18.9 mm (35mm: 38 – 113mm)

Zoom

3x optical, 4x digital

Focus system

contrast autofocus

Focus range

normal: 40 cm - infinity, Macro (wide): 10 - 60 cm

Sensor

1/2.3" CCD, 14 Mega pixels

Resolution

14M, 3:2, 8M, 5M, 3M, 16:9, VGA

ISO speed

Auto, 50, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400

Colour depth

24 Bit (RGB)

Colour effects

normal, sepia, black/white, negative, rgb filter

Picture sharpness

soft, normal, vivid

White balance

auto, 6 mode and manual

Shutter

8 - 1/2000 sec

Exposure

auto

Exposure control

+/- 2.0

Metering

multi, spot, center weighted

Flash

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

Flash range

0,6 - 2,50m

Self timer

2 and 10s

Display

2,7" TFT LCD color monitor (960 x 240)

Video resolution

640x480, 320x240 @ 30 fps

TV system

PAL and NTSC

Tripod socket

1/4"

Additional features

smile detection, PASM mode, SDHC card useable, mode with red eye reduction, Pictbridge function, Digital Antishake (ISO), Face tracking, blink detection

Storage

32 MB built-in memory, SD/SDHC Card

File format

JPEG, EXIF 2.2, DPOF, MJPEG

Interface

USB 2.0, Video out

Energy source

2x AA Alkaline batteries (1.5 Volt) or Ni-Mh batteries

Dimensions

92 x 61 x 25 mm

Weight

120g

Accessories

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

OS requirements

Windows 98SE / 2000 / ME / XP / Vista


Additional information: Check-out the current line of Praktica digital cameras at praktica.de
July 9, 2010
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