The PV-VM202 is a high performance, MultiCam - Detachable Mini DV Camcorder/Digital Still Camera. It will transform how you capture your digital images - because everything is in one small unit. Simply slide on the Mini DV camcorder module for saving video that's as real as life itself. Or, slide on the super-slim color enhancement light and you'll be ready to take captivating still images. Either way, you'll enjoy the sophisticated digital technology and superb Leica optics.
Features:3 Way PC Link provides three convenient ways to transfer still images to the computer. Card Link, Photovu Link and iLink (IEEE-1394). Photovu Link: Allows you to transfer still images captured on the Mini DV tape by connecting the camcorder to the computer, through the USB port with the supplied USB cable, which provides a faster and easier transfer. i.Link (IEEE-1394) FireWire: Using the industry standard IEEE-1394 PC interface, it allows you to connect the digital camcorder to a compatible computer for advanced editing. This also allows you to produce duplicate copies of your recordings without any loss in picture quality with similarly equipped camcorders or VCR's. Card Link: This Palmcorder uses Multimedia Card or SD Memory Card two easy ways to transfer to your PC. With the supplied 16MB removable SD media card you can capture still images and transfer them to a computer. 1.02 MegaPixel Still Pictures yield sharp, crisp reproduction of your cherished memories. DV format offers up to 500 lines of horizontal resolution and significantly higher S/N ratio to provide stunning Video performance. Records PCM digital audio in two modes: 16-bit mode for CD-quality stereo sound on one track, while the 12-bit mode records stereo on two tracks so you can add background music or voice-overs. Digital Electronic Image Stabilization (DEIS): Compensates for the unintentional hand and camcorder movement to stabilize your recordings. Leica Dicomar Lens is manufactured by world renowned lens maker Leica, captures crisp detail and true-to-life colors. MPEG4 Internet Movie format allows you to record your favorite video clips onto an SD memory card. And that makes it easy to transfer files from the card to your PC for e-mailing or posting on the internet. With the included 16MB SD Memory card you can record up-to approx. 15 minutes. Equipped with an optical zoom that magnifies the image up-to 10x by increasing the focal length of the lens, this feature acts like a telescope to produce close up shots with extraordinary clarity, and with the 200x digital zoom you will be able to bring the objects up to 200x closer by electronically magnifying the images. 2.5 inch LCD Screen Provides excellent viewing clarity in full vivid colors. It rotates 270 degrees, allowing you to hold the camcorder at many different angles. Includes a built-in speaker for playback with sound. Memory Still Image Multimedia Card/SD Memory Card;
640 x 480 pixels (economy, normal, mode). Image Storage; on the included 16MB card approx. 400 images (economy mode), 200 images (normal mode), 100 images (fine mode).
1280 x 960 pixels (economy, normal, mode) Image Storage; on the included 16MB card approx. 65 images (economy mode), 42 images (normal mode), 23 images (fine mode). USB Terminal makes quality, higher-volume data transfer possible between your video walkman and PC, printer or other equipped devise via a simple, one cable connection. Analog In allows you to input analog video signals and then convert them to digital signals. MagicPix Images is a great way to record still images even in low-light settings. Now you can capture still images in full color onto the camcorders mini DV tape. SD Voice Recorder - Record and playback voice memo files onto an SD memory card. (up to 58 minutes of voice messages directly onto the included 16MB SD memory card.) Voice Recording Time:
8MB SD Memory Card 25 minutes
16MB SD Memory Card 58 minutes
32MB SD Memory Card 120 minutes
64MB SD Memory Card 240 minutes. Progressive Photoshot mode produces beautifully clear images that are 1.5 times the resolution of standard-recorded stills.
Specifications: Format 6mm Digital (Mini DV) CCD 1/3.8", 1.02 Mega Pixels Audio PCM Stereo 12 bit-32 khz, 16 bit-48 khz Zoom 10 x Optical, 200 x Digital Lens 3.5-35.3mm /f1.8 Filter Size 37mm Image Stabilizer Yes, (Digital Electronic Image Stabilization) Viewfinder Color LCD Monitor 2.5" Manual Controls Focus, Preset White Balance Indoor/Outdoor Setting, Preset Shutter Speed 1/60-1/8000 Date & Time Yes Edit Protocol No A/V Dubbing Yes, (Audio Dub 12 bit In SP Mode) Line In Recording Yes Inputs 1x iEEE-1394 Fire Wire (4 Pin in/out), 1x S-Video (in/out), 1x A/V Jack (in/out) Output Same as input, plus USB, Digital Still Picture Output. Special Effects Available In Playback And Record Mode Digital Mirror, Mosaic, Slim, Stretch, and Trail. Record Mode Gain-Up. Playback Mode Monotone, Sepia, and 2x Digital Zoom. Fader Yes Titler No Mic. Input No Headphone Jack Yes Accessory Shoe No Built In Light No, (Slide on Flash) Power Consumption DC 7.2 Volts, AC 110-240 Volts, 50/60 Hz Dimensions (W/H/D) 2 x 4.5 x 4.1" (50 x 115 x 106mm) Weight 1.6 lbs (0.49 kg)
What's In The Box?AC Power Adapter & Battery Charger (PV-DAC12) Battery Pack (CGA-D07) Adapter Unit (VSK0611) Wireless Remote Control (N2QAEC000003) with CR2025 Battery Pack Lens Cap (VFC3731) Lens Hood (VYP8344) Audio/Video Cable (Mini to 3-RCA) 16MB SD Memory Card CD-ROM Software USB Cable 1-Year Parts & 90-Days Labor Warranty