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Samsung introduces PL200 point-and-shooter

Samsung announces the PL200, a stylish 14.2 mega pixel point-and-shoot digital camera. The PL200, which measures just 3.9" x 2.3" x 0.83", sports a slim and stylish design that includes a large 3.0-inch LCD, allowing you to frame and review their images and video with ease. The PL200 incorporates a powerful 7x optical zoom lens (equiv. 31-217mm) and offers Dual Image Stabilization technology, which combines the benefits of both Optical and Digital Image Stabilization. The PL200 can record 720p HD video at 30 fps...

PRESS SUMMARY

Check-out the current line of Samsung cameras at Shopping.comSamsung Electronics Co, LTD market leader and award winning innovator in consumer electronics, today announced the PL200, a stylish 14.2 mega pixel point-and-shoot digital camera that sets a new benchmark in today's mid-range class. The competitively-priced PL200 combines advanced features such as high-definition video recording, powerful optics, and a large LCD screen, along with the unmatched ease-of-use that has become one of the defining features of Samsung's digital camera lineup, making it one of the most well-rounded digital cameras on the market.

“The PL200 is the ideal digital camera for those who value simplicity but also long for a more immersive digital imaging experience,” said SJ Park, President of the Digital Imaging Business, Samsung Electronics. “With the PL200, consumers can experience the versatility offered by more advanced digital cameras, along with a comprehensive suite of automatic controls, allowing them to step up to the next level of digital camera without stepping outside of their comfort zone.”

A Powerful and Stylish Camera

Samsung's PL200, which measures just 3.9” x 2.3” x 0.83”, sports a slim and stylish design that includes a large 3.0” LCD, allowing consumers to frame and review their images and video with ease. The PL200 also incorporates a powerful 7x optical zoom lens (35mm film equivalent focal length of 31mm-217mm) that puts consumers in the middle of the action. Additionally, thanks to Samsung's Dual Image Stabilization technology, which combines the benefits of both Optical and Digital Image Stabilization, users have added stability and can capture clear, blur-free images with the utmost precision. Alongside high-quality still images, the PL200 can also record 720p HD video at 30 frames-per-second in H.264 format, giving users three times more recording capacity than MJPEG video.

Smart Automatic Controls

The Samsung PL200 offers a comprehensive suite of automatic controls to help users capture better images with ease. Samsung's advanced Smart Auto (Still & Movie) scene recognition technology takes the hassle out of capturing great still images or 720p HD video. With the simple touch of a button, consumers can switch the PL200 to Smart Auto (Still & Movie), and it will analyze the current shooting environment and subject and automatically select the most appropriate scene mode and settings for the best results possible. The PL200 also offers Beauty Shot and Smile Shot modes, as well as Blink Detection and Face Detection features. In addition, consumers can take advantage of the Smart Album feature to help manage their images.

Additional information: Check-out the current line of Samsung cameras at Shopping.com
July 22, 2010
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