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D-Link Cloud Camera 5000 with Pan/tilt Capabiliies

Posted: 11 Jan 2012 05:01 AM PST

D-Link Cloud Camera 5000 with Pan tilt Capabiliies
D-Link introduces the new Cloud Camera 5000 (model DCS-5222L), an internet-connected surveillance solution for home or small office with pan/tilt capabilities. With built-in wireless connectivity, the IP camera can be placed almost anywhere. It supports WiFi 802.11n and has WPS button for easy and quick setup. Users can remotely access live video feeds on any desktop via the mydlink.com, and remotely adjust and control the camera’s view to see up to 340 degrees – 170 degrees on each side.

The Cloud Camera 5000 delivers 720p HD video at 30fps. It has a microSD slot for local recording and uses H.264 compression. The camera offers automatic Day/Night vision with IR LEDs, and enhance motion detection with built-in PIR sensor as well as two-way audio with built-in microphone and audio output.

In addition, the compact camera offers enhanced security options with e-mail alerts for intrusions or disturbances and the ability to integrate external devices to trigger recording, including doorbells, alarms, lighting, and motion sensors. D-Link will release the Cloud Camera 5000 (model DCS-5222L) in April.

[PRNewswire]


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B&O PLAY Beolit 12 Portable Music System with AirPlay

Posted: 11 Jan 2012 02:18 AM PST

B&O PLAY Beolit 12 Portable Music System with AirPlay
B&O PLAY, a new brand by Bang & Olufsen focused on more playful and portable products, introduces its first product, the Beolit 12 portable music system. Designed by Danish designer, Cecilie Manz, the Beolit 12 has a compact form and is wrapped with solid aluminum loudspeaker grille, making the loudspeaker fabric visible behind the grille to allow for different discrete color options. There is an Italian full-grain leather carrying strap diagonally mounted for stability when the unit is carried.

B&O PLAY Beolit 12 Portable Music System with AirPlay 1

 

The Beolit 12 2.1 stereo system is equipped with class D digital amplifier with a total of 120 watts to drive two 2-inch tweeter and a 4-inch woofer. It supports Apple’s AirPlay for playing music wirelessly from AirPlay-enabled iPhone, iPod and iPad. It also has a USB connector for connecting iOS devices directly. a line-in jack for other audio sources and Ethernet LAN port for network connectivity. The Beolit comes with built-in rechargeable battery that is enough for up to 8 hours of wired playtime and 4 hours of AirPlay playback. It has illuminated controls.

The B&O PLAY Beolit 12 will be available in late January 2012 in dark grey. Yellow, Blue and Light gray version will be released this Spring 2012. The price is $799 or Euro 699.

B&O PLAY Beolit 12 Portable Music System with AirPlay top

[B&O PLAY][B&O]


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Polaroid SC1630 Smart Camera with Android and 3x Optical Zoom

Posted: 11 Jan 2012 01:42 AM PST

 

Polaroid SC1630 Smart Camera with Android and 3x Optical Zoom

 

Polaroid has just announced its new SC1630 Smart Camera at the CES 2012. While Polaroid is known for making instant cameras, the new SC1630 is not just a camera but combines smartphone with a 16 Megapixel camera. It features a 16 Megapixel CCD sensor and 3x optical zoom lens and offers 18 scene modes.

Polaroid SC1630 Smart Camera with Android and 3x Optical Zoom 1

The Polaroid SC1630 comes with a 3.2-inch 800×480 touchscreen display for easy control and viewing images. The Smart Camera supports Bluetooth and WiFi as well as quad-band GSM/EDGE and tri-band WCDMA 3G mobile network. Running Android, the SC1630 includes several Smart Features such as Smart Album that automatically organizes photos by date, location and people; geotagging, anti-shake, instant editing function, including ropping, red-eye removal, resizing and color correction.

The Polaroid’s Smart Camera has 512MB of RAM and 512MB internal storage. It is coming in April for $299.

[Polaroid]


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Huawei Ascend P1 S and Ascend P1 Ultra Thin Smartphones

Posted: 11 Jan 2012 01:20 AM PST

Huawei Ascend P1 S and Ascend P1 Ultra Thin Smartphones

 

 

Huawei announced at the CES 2012 the world’s slimmest smatphone, the Ascend P1 S that measures just 6.68mm thin. Powered by a dual-core 1.5GHz TI OMAP 4460 Cortex-A9 processor, the Ascend P1 S runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. It has a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen with 940×540 resolution and Gorilla Glass.

Huawei Ascend P1 S and Ascend P1 Ultra Thin Smartphones 2

Also introduced is the Huawei Ascend P1 that boasts the same functionality but is a bit thick at 7.69mm. Both P1 and P1 S have a super-sleek and narrow 64.8mm body. They have a 8 Megapixel BSI main camera with dual LED flash, Full HD 1080p video recording, HDR effect optimization and a 1.3 Megapixel front-facing camera for video chat. As for connenctivity, you can expect Bluetooth, GPS, WiFi and 3G support.

Huawei will release the Ascend P1 S and Ascend P1 ultra thin Android smartphone in Europe, Asia-Pacific, North America, Australia, Middle East, and China from April 2012.

 

Huawei Ascend P1 S and Ascend P1 Ultra Thin Smartphones colors

 

Huawei Ascend P1 S and Ascend P1 Ultra Thin Smartphones side

[Huawei 1|2]


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Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook Announced

Posted: 10 Jan 2012 10:55 PM PST

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook
Dell announced at the CES 2012 its all-new XPS 13 Ultrabook, a 13.3-inch ultra slim laptop with an edge-to-edge, display. Thanks to the near-frameless display and slim bezel, Dell packs a 13.3-inch screen in similar size of an 11-inch product. The super-thin notebook measures less than a quarter-inch at its thinnest point, and weighs just 1.36kg. It features a precision machined aluminum lid and a carbon fiber composite base

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook closed
The XPS 13 Ultrabook is powered by Intel’s Core i5 2467M or Core i7 2637M processor, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, and integrated Intel HD 3000 graphics. It comes with 128GB or 256GB SSD for storage. Dell’s new Ultrabook has a 13.3-inch 1366×768 display with hardened Gorilla Glass. It also sports a 1.3 Megapixel webcam with dual array digital microphon, Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230 802.11 A/G/N for WiFi support, Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity and HD audio with Waves MaxxAudio 4. There are USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports with PowerShare, a mini DisplayPort and headset jack.
Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook 2

The Dell XPS 13 has a full size, backlit chiclet keyboard and glass integrated button touchpad. Its built-in 47WHr 6-cell battery offers up to eight hours, fifty-three minutes of battery life. As the battery is built into the laptop, you can not replace the battery, however. The slim laptop measures 6-18mm x 316mm x 205m. Coming in February, the Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook starts at $999 with an Intel Core i5 processor, 128GB SSD hard driveiii and 4GB memory.

 

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook side

[Businesswire][Dell]


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Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS and PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Digital Cameras

Posted: 10 Jan 2012 10:44 PM PST

Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS Digital Camera

Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS

 

 

Canon introduces two new compact digital cameras, the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS and the PowerShot ELPH 110 HS. Both of them are equipped with DIGIC5 image processor for high-quality images, and HS SYSTEM that lets you take bright, clear photos in an even wider range of shooting situations. They also include the new Advanced Smart AUTO, which detects up to 58 scenes varying from non-human moving subjects to people, landscapes, pets and vehicles, helping the camera determine the best mode of shooting.

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Digital Camera

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

 

The PowerShot ELPH 520 HS (also known as IXUS 500 HS in some markets), according to Canon, is the world’s thinnest camera with a 12x Optical Zoom, Optical Image Stabilizer and 28mm Wide-Angle lens. It features a 10.1 Megapixel CMOS image sensor, and offers High-Speed Burst Mode for continuous shooting at 6.8fps. The PowerShot ELPH 110 HS (aka IXUS 125 HS), instead, gets a 16.1 Megapixel sensor and a 5x Optical Zoom with 24mm Wide-Angle lens and Optical Image Stabilizer. It also does High-Speed Burst shooting, but at 5.8fps. Both models have a 3-inch PureColor System LCD display.

Canon’s ELPH 520 HS and ELPH 110 HS both record Full HD 1080p video in stereo sound with support for zoom while shooting,and offes a dedicated movie button and HDMI outpyt. The compact PowerShot cameras include Intelligent IS automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize image stabilization for the shooting condition, and the Improved Movie Digest function, which records a short 720p HD video clip right before shooting a photo and then combines one day’s worth of clips into one video. You can also find ISO up to 3200 and Super Slow Motion Movie mode for recording video at high speeds to allow playback in slow motion.

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS will be available in black, silver, red and blue in March with an estimated selling price of $299.99, and the PowerShot ELPH 110 HS in February for $249.99.

Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS digital camera colors

Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS

 

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Digital Camera colors

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

[Canon 1|2|3]


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[CES 2012] Samsung BD-E6500 Blu-ray Player with WiFi and Dual HDMI Inputs

Posted: 10 Jan 2012 08:48 PM PST

Samsung BD-E6500 Blu-ray Player with WiFi and Dual HDMI Inputs

Along with the compact BD-ES6000, Samsung also brings a flagship 3D Blu-ray player for your home, the BD-E6500 with dual HDMI inputs and WiFi connectivity. With 2 HDMI inputs, the new player streamlines connections to the TV by allowing more than one component, such as a set-top box and game console, to be hooked up to BD-E6500 and connected to the TV via only one HDMI output, minimizing the number of wires required.

The BD-E6500 supports 3D Blu-ray and Full HD video playback. It supports Dolby Digital Plus, TrueHD and DTS-HD Bitstream Outputs audio formats and is able to p-convert DVDs, older non-HD content and even low-resolution streaming video to pristine Full HD 1080p. Other than WiFi support for access to Smart Hub apps and web-based content, the E6500 also supports DLNA for media streaming. Like the compact ES6000, the E6500 also includes Disc to Digital feature for registering ownership of physical DVDs, and access the same movie content on a variety of devices, virtually anytime and anywhere.

The BD-E6500 features a two-tone design that accentuates its slimness. The top of the player features an elegant piano-black finish, while the bottom has the look and feel of high-grade metal. A bright but unobtrusive Mystic Blue lighting feature serves as an elegant accent to unite the two parts together.

[Businesswire]


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[CES 2012] Samsung BD-ES6000 Compact Blu-ray Player

Posted: 10 Jan 2012 08:33 PM PST

Samsung BD-ES6000 Compact Blu-ray Player 1
Samsung’s new BD-ES6000, announced at the CES 2012, is a compact Blu-ray player boasting a slightly larger-than-a-disc form factor. The compact player supports 3D Blu-ray and full HD 1080p playback. It can also upscale your content to show on your HDTV and supports Dolby Digital TrueHD and DTS-HD audio codec. The device sports a cubic form factor and features a stylish multi-layered pattern design on the top of its cabinet.

Samsung BD-ES6000 Compact Blu-ray Player stand

 

The Samsung BD-ES6000 supports WiFi and DLNA for wireless media streaming. The WiFi connectivity also connects the player to the internet and offers access to Samsung Smart Hub for apps. Users can even use Android and iOS applications for remote control. There is BD Wise Plus feature that automatically adjusts the TV setting to provide optimal picture for each scenario.

Samsung BD-ES6000 Compact Blu-ray Player

As Samsung’s new flagship player, the ES6000 supports the Disc to Digital that allows users to register their ownership of physical DVDs, and access the same movie content on a variety of devices, virtually anytime and anywhere—even from multiple locations at once. According to Samsung, once digital copies have been created and added to the consumer’s UltraViolet collection, the content will be made available through the Flixster application on Samsung's Smart Hub, as well as on a broad range of connected devices such as smart phones, tablet, PCs and Smart TVs.
[Businesswire]


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[CES 2012] Toshiba CAMILEO AIR10 and CAMILEO Z100 3D Full HD Camcorders

Posted: 10 Jan 2012 08:08 PM PST

Toshiba CAMILEO AIR10 pocket full hd camcorder

Toshiba CAMILEO AIR10

 

At the CES 2012, Toshiba expands its CAMILEO line with the new CAMILEO AIR10 and CAMILEO CLIP Full HD camcorders. The former has WiFi connectivity for users to wirelessly upload videos and photos directly to their social network, while the latter enables users to conveniently film their adventures hands-free.

The compact, candybar style CAMILEO AIR10 features a 5 Megapixel CMOS sensor with back side illumination technology, and a 2-inch LCD screen. It includes 16x digital zoom as well. With built-in WiFi, the camcorder can wirelessly upload videos and photos in 1080p Full HD to their computer and social networks, including YouTube, Facebook, Picasa and Twitvid from anywhere with a Wi-Fi connection. The AIR10 can also be used as a webcam.

Toshiba CAMILEO Z100 3D Full HD Camcorder

Toshiba CAMILEO Z100 3D

 

The CAMILEO Z100 3D, on the other hand, is a camcorder with the ability to capture memories in both 2D and 3D. Like the AIR10, it is equipped with a 5 Megapixel backside illuminated CMOS sensor. It offers 120x digital zoom in 2D mode and 8x digital zoom in 3D mode, and comes with a 2.8-inch glasses-free 3D LCD touchscreen. The 3D camcorder has HDMI port for easy connection with 3D HDTV.

Toshiba’s CAMILEO AIR10 and CAMILEO Z100 3D will be available in the first half of 2012 for $149 and $219, respectively. Also at the CES 2012 is the CAMILEO CLIP, which has been announce last year. The CLIP will be released in first half of 2012 for $99.99 in dark blue, deep red, lime green and white colors.

[Businesswire]


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[CES 2012] Samsung inTouch WiFi Camera System with HD Skype and Apps

Posted: 10 Jan 2012 08:35 AM PST

Samsung inTouch WiFi Camera System with HD Skype and Apps

 

Here is another WiFi camera system brought by Samsung Techwin the CES 2012, the Samsung inTouch (SNH-5010N) WiFi camera system designed to bring internet connected experience to the living rooms of consumers with ordinary HDTVs. With a compact form factor, the inTouch can be securely placed on top of an HDTV, shelf or table, and seamlessly blend in with the design of any home entertainment system or living room. It has a tilt range of -30-degree to 0 degree allowing users to easily adjust the camera so that everyone can be in the shot.

Samsung inTouch WiFi Camera System with HD Skype and Apps 1

 

The Samsung inTouch connects to an HDTV with just one HDMI cable and it connects to your home wireless network easily with one-touch WPS button, just like the SmartCam and WiFi Video Baby Monitor. Other than the 720p HD Skype function, the camera system is also pre-loaded with a range of apps such as YouTube, Google News, Weather, and a web browser. It comes with a palm-sized QWERTY keyboard for easy navigation, control and quick text input.

The Samsung inTouch can also transform your HDTV into a picture frame. The camera can take 3 Megapixel still images and there is a USB port for you to load your own photos. The system will be available in March for $199.99.

[PRNewswire]


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[CES 2012] Samsung WiFi Video Baby Monitor for Today’s Tech-savvy Parents

Posted: 10 Jan 2012 07:17 AM PST

Samsung WiFi Video Baby Monitor for Today's Tech-savvy Parents

Samsung Techwin, along with the SmartCam, introduces the WiFi Video Baby Monitor, the ultimate solution for parents looking to keep a safe eye on their children. Using the free Android and iOS applications, the wireless baby monitor lets parents to see through the lens of the camera no matter where in the world they may be and from nearly any mobile device. Its one-touch WPS button automatically pair the device to a wireless home network in under 30 seconds, making the set-up process quick and easy.

The WiFi Video Baby Monitor is basically a IP-based camera wutg a compact desigb measuring 1.25-inch thick and 3.15-inch in diameter. It records 640×480 video at 30fps and uses H.264 compression. Like the SmartCam, the WiFi Baby Monitor can be configured to automatically record video (when motion or sound is detected and even upload the footage to a secure YouTube account. The camera’s lens can tilt from 0-150-degree and its non-visible infrared LEDs allows you to see your children in low-light environment. It can be placed just about anywhere and also comes with a swiveling bracket which will allow parents to mount the device to a wall. There are also built-in microphone and speaker for two-way talk.

Coming in March, Samsung’ WiFi Video Baby Monitor costs $149.

[PRNewswire]


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