The Swann PenCam 4GB Mini Video Camera & Recorder is proof that the pen is mightier than the sword! The stylish-looking casing with metallic gold trim and pocket clip holds an executive-quality black ballpoint pen with hidden talents, as it contains a pinhole video camera so small you almost can't see that it's there. Use the PenCam to shoot AVI video files at 640 x 480 pixel resolution or JPEG still images at 1280 x 1024 photo resolution, all at the push of a button. PenCam's intelligent design has been enhanced with larger capacity 4 gigabytes of internal memory able to store up to 90 minutes of video footage.
Viewing or copying recorded files is easy, just unscrew the top of the pen to reveal a USB plug that can connect straight into your computer's USB port. No special cables, no adapters, no drivers, no worries!
Transferring files is easy as the PenCam can be used as an everyday USB thumb drive, able to store a myriad of file formats without fuss. PenCam's 4GB capacity provides the optimal mix of recording capacity, battery life, and operating speed. What's more, you can use the USB port to recharge the pen's lithium-ion battery for 60-90 minutes of operating time before needing recharging again.
PenCam is fully compatible with Windows XP, Vista and 7 and Mac OS X and once recorded, files can be played back on all the popular video playing software formats including Windows Media Player, Quick Time, Real Player, VLC, WinDVD and PowerDVD. Once you have backed-up your video and photo files you can email them to friends or upload them to your favorite content sharing or social networking websites including YouTube, Facebook, Flickr, MySpace and more.
Swann's PenCam 4GB Mini Video Camera & Recorder is perfect for sales people, lawyers, law enforcement, mystery shopping, covert surveillance, family get-togethers, parties, spy games, home movie making, internet fun and more. The pack includes 3 black ballpoint ink refills and everything you need to get started at the push of a button.
Beware of cheap alternatives! Swann has been manufacturing pen cameras and covert video surveillance products for over 10 years. For quality and reliability choose a PenCam 4GB Mini Video Camera & Recorder from Swann. Now more than ever before, it's the perfect business person's accessory or a cool gift idea!
A cool gadget & a great gift idea!
Video camera & DVR housed in a real, working quality ballpoint pen
Shoot color AVI videos at 640 x 480 resolution or high res JPEG images
Create video evidence with time & date stamping & upload to your favorite website including YouTube, MySpace, Facebook & more
Easy backup - record up to 90 minutes & use USB memory stick to upload to PC
Long-lasting built-in battery lasts 90 minutes & recharges via your PC's USB port
Compatible with Windows 7/Vista/XP, Mac OS X, Windows Media Player, RealPlayer & QuickTime Player
Perfect for lawyers, sales people, law enforcement, mystergy shopping, covert surveillance or Internet fun!
Video Format: AVI
Resolution: 640 x 480 pixels
Video Bit Rate: ~ 450KB per second
Video File Size: ~ 25MB per minute
Photo Format: JPEG
Resolution: 1280 x 1024 pixels
Image File Size: ~ 150KB
Recording Mode: Video or Still Images
Total Storage Time: Up to 90 Minutes
Operating System: Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Mac OSX
Internal Memory: 4GB
Backup Type: USB
Battery Type: Rechargeable Lithium-ion
Charging: USB via computer
Battery Charging Time: Approximately 60-90 minutes
Dimensions: 5.9 x 0.6 x 0.6 inches / 150 x 15 x 15mm
Weight: 1oz / 30g