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canon ixus 55 or ixus 1^5

Postby smilehy » Tue, 29 Nov 2005 8:17 am

im currently looking for a digi cam that costs ard $700-$800. 5.0 megapixels. may i know which is better? ixus 55 or 1^5 or any other digi cam to recommend? :)

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Postby Bremen » Tue, 29 Nov 2005 10:03 am

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Postby smilehy » Tue, 29 Nov 2005 11:46 am

eh.. can u tell me the features?

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Postby Bremen » Tue, 29 Nov 2005 11:50 am

smilehy wrote:eh.. can u tell me the features?


It's in the link but I'll paste it here:

5 Mega Pixel, 4x optical zoom, Carl Zeiss Lens, Hologram AF laser for fast and accurate focus, includes 256MB memory stick, excellent 640x480 MPEG4 video with sound (movie length limited to memory card)


Get this GREAT PROSUMER 5MP camera!!


Two detailed reviews:
http://www.dcresource.com/reviews/sony/ ... ndex.shtml
http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/sonydscv1/page2.asp


Package deal for:
- Sony V1 5MP prosumer Camera, excellent condition, complete with box and all boxed accessories AND:


- EXTRA NP-FC11 battery, original SONY batt worth SGD$111.00


- Sony BC-VC10 Travel charger to charge both batteries at the same time, worth SGD$142.00


- Lowepro carrying case worth SGD$28


- Sony Memorystick Pro 256MB worth SGD105.00


- Vitacon 58mm 2x Telephoto lens (made in japan) worth SGD$150 (BRAND NEW!!!)


- 2x 47 to 52mm adapter lens (short and long)


- 52 to 58mm adapter ring





Total value of MORE THAN SGD$850!!!



All for a start bid of ONLY SGD$700!!!



This camera can be outfitted with an IR filter (not included) for the "x-ray" pics seen here:


http://www.kaya-optics.com/products/experiments.shtml



Specifications:


* Imaging Device: 1/1.8" 5.0 Megapixel Effective Super HAD CCD
* Recording Media: Memory Stick Media, Memory Stick PRO Media
* Zoom: 4X Optical, 4X Smart Zoom (at VGA size), 16X Total
* Filter Diameter: 52mm w/Adaptor
* Focal Length: 7 - 28mm
* 35mm Equivalent: 34 - 136mm
* Aperture: f2.8 - 4.0
* Focus: 5 Area Multi-Point AF with Manual select, 13-step Manual Preset
* Minimum Focus Distance: 15.7" (40 cm)
* Macro Focus Distance: 3.9" (10 cm)
* Shutter Speed: Auto, 1/8 - 1/2000 sec, Manual 30 sec - 1/1000
* Manual Exposure: ±2.0 EV, 1/3 EV Steps
* Color LCD: 1.5" 123K Pixels Low Temperature Polysilicon TFT
* Flash Modes: Auto/Forced On/Forced Off/Slow Synchro
* Red-Eye Reduction: On/Off
* Flash Effective Range: 1.6 - 11.5 ft (0.5 - 3.5m)
* White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Incandescent, One-push Manual
* Picture Effects: Solarize, Sepia, Negative Art
* ISO: Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800
* Scene Modes: Twilight, Twilight Portrait, Portrait, Landscape, Beach, Snow, Fast Shutter, Fireworks
* Self Timer: Yes, 10 Seconds
* Video Output: Yes NTSC/PAL Selectable
* Still Image Modes: JPEG (Fine/Std.), TIFF, Burst, Auto Bracketing, Email, Voice Memo
* MPEG Movie Modes: MPEG VX (640x480, 16fps, with audio), MPEG Video Mail (160x112, 8 fps with audio)
* Clip Motion: Normal (160x120), Mobile (80x72)
* Microphone/Speaker: Yes/Yes
* USB Terminal: Yes, Supports USB 2.0
* Memory Stick PRO Media Compatibility: Tested to support up to 1GB media capacity; does not support high speed transfer function; does not support Access Control security function
* Battery Type/Capacity: InfoLithium NP-FC11 780 mAh Rated
* Supplied Software: Pixela Image Mixer Software for Sony v1.5, USB Driver SPVD-008
* OS Compatibility: Microsoft Windows 98/98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP Home/Pro; Macintosh OS 8.5.1/8.6/9.0/9.1/9.2
* Supplied Accessories: NP-FC11 InfoLithium Rechargeable Battery, AC-LS5 AC Adaptor/In-camera Charger, A/V and USB Cables, Wrist Strap, MSA-32A 32MB Memory Stick Media; Software CD-ROM
* Dimensions (W/H/D): 3 15/16" x 2 9/16" x 2 1/5" (99 x 65.2 x 56.9 mm)
* Weight: 10.9 oz (298g) (w/Battery, Memory Stick Media, Strap)
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fc-11 battery

Postby aafrer » Mon, 04 May 2009 11:42 am

I need the NP-FC11 battery, but the original one is too expensive , can i buy a replacement np fc11 battery? tks for any suggestions.

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Postby zaf » Thu, 07 May 2009 7:04 pm

Wow.. That is a lot of details. I do want to buy too but.... saving up.. lol.


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