Sony RX-100 MK2 Details Leaked

Sony announced their Sony RX-100 CyberShot camera in June of last year, and now details have been released on the second generation of the device, the Sony RX-100 MK2.

The Sony RX-100 MK2 will come with a range of new features over it predecessor, which will include a tilting display, built in WiFi and a flash hotshoe, the device will apparently use the same image sensor as the existing model.

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Pentax MX-1 Retro Themed Compact Camera Announced

Pentax has added a new compact camera to its line up with the launch of the Pentax MX-1, although this model comes with a retro design, which you can see in the photo below.

The Pentax MX-1 features a brass body with textured grips and it comes with a 12 megapixel CMOS sensor and an f/1.8-f/2.5 range that comes with a zoom range of 28mm to 112mm.

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Samsung Galaxy Camera Up For Pre-Order In The UK

Samsung recently announced their first Android powered camera, the Samsung Galaxy Camera, which comes with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and now the device is available to pre-order in the UK.

UK retailer Clove has just put the Samsung Galaxy Camera up for pre-order, and the device will retail for £399 including taxes, although an exact launch date has not been given.

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 Compact Camera With 24 Megapixel Sensor Announced

Sony has announced the launch of another new camera, this time it is a new compact camera, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1, which according to Sony is the worlds first compact camera with a 35mm full frame 24.3 effective megapixel sensor.

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 features Sony’s 24.3 megapixel Exmore CMOS sensor and a Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* 35mm F2 prime lens, you can see the full specifications below.

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Throwable Ball Camera Concept

Boston based designer Steve Hollinger has developed and created a new style of camera in the form of a ball that can be thrown. Hollinger has just been awarded a patent for his design, which is able to capture pictures as the ball is in flight.

Hollinger has designed his ball camera to use it own position once in the air orientation, and trajectory to determine its “precise relationship to a subject of interest.” Capturing a sequence of images that can then be shown as a video or individual photographs.

Ball camera

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Nikon Coolpix L610 Compact Camera Announced

Nikon has announced its latest compact camera, the Nikon Coolpix L610 which comes with a 16 megapixel backside illuminated CMOS sensor and a 14x optical zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens.

Other features on the Nikon Coolpix L610 include a 3 inch LCD display, and it can record full high definition video in 1080p and features support for AA size batteries.

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Fujifilm FinePix F800 EXR Compact Camera Announced

Fujifilm has announced its latest compact camera, the FinePix F800 EXR, and it features a 16 megapixel EXR-CMOS sensor with a 25-500mm zoom and a ISO range up to 12,800.

The Fujifilm FinePix F800 EXR features 3 inch 460k dot LCD display and it also feature USB, HDMI out and it is capable of recording full high definition video in 1080p.

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Olympus Tough TG-1 Rugged Compact Camera Gets Official

We recently saw a leaked photo and some specifications on the new Olympus Tough TG-1 rugged compact camera, and now Olympus has officially announced the TG-1.

The Olympus Tough TG-1 features a 12 megapixel sensor that comes with a 25mm to 100mm lens, with four times optical zoom and a wide f2.0 to f/4.9 aperture, it also features an ISO range up to 6400.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5 Gets Official

We have already seen some leaked photos of the new Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5, and now Panasonic’s latest Micro Four Thirds Camera is official and the device will go on sale for $599.

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5 features a 12.1 megapixel Live Mos sensor, which Panasonic calls a 12.1 megapixel ‘High Picture Quality’ sensor and it features an ISO range of up to 12,800 via an extended mode.

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Sony Cybershot TX300V Camera Features Wireless Data Transfer And Charging

Sony has released details of a new Cybershot camera that they are launching in Japan, the Sony Cybershot TX300V, which shares many of the hardware specifications of the Sony TX200V.

What this new device features over the previous model is a wireless charging ans transfer dock, by placing the  TX300V on the dock, the cameras battery is charged wirelessly and you can also transfer your photos to your computer using TransferJet.

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