|Eastman Kodak introduces its first waterproof model of pocket sized high-definition camcorder, the Kodak PLAYSPORT HD Video Camera. Kodak PLAYSPORTís ruggedized casing is responsible for its being waterproof that has the capacity to travel to depths of up to 10 feet or 3 meters of water. It comes in a 2-inch LCD screen. It is capable to record full 1080p videos at 30 fps and features a built-in electronic image stabilization and KODAK Imaging Science technologies for sharper videos with lively colors and less blur. It has an LCD Glare Shield feature that protects sun glare from ruining the recording. It has two filters to choose from that help viewing the subject on the display screen in reflective outdoor situations. These filters are only applied to the display screen and not on the footage so that the recording will appear the same at the moment it is captured. It is also capable of capturing 5 megapixel HD still shots (16:9).
With Kodak PLAYSPORT, editing videos requires no computer. It has a built-in software and USB cable output for editing and trimming videos. When editing with a PC, you can add a voice over to narrate the footage or add pictures and music to the videos. It performs well even in low light environment. It has an expandable SD/SDHC Card slot for memory cards up to 32 GB and has the capacity to record up to 10 hours of HD videos. It comes with a Li-Ion rechargeable battery with in-camera charging feature. It is MAC and PC compatible. Kodak PLAYSPORT is small enough to carry around as it is merely 4.5 inches in height, a width of 0.9 inches and a weight of only .24 pounds.
Posted 2010-10-02 and updated on Oct 02, 2010 5:46am by richard opinion