Here’s your chance to grab one of this Canon PowerShot SX20IS for as low as $369 (regular price $601.03) at Amazon, which means you could save up to $232.03. Specs-wise, the SX20IS features a DIGIC 4 Image processor, a 12.1-megapixel image sensor, 20x wide-angle optical zoom with optical image stabilizer, a big 2.5-inch Vari-Angle LCD, a microSD card slot, a HDMI port and is able to capture 720p HD movies with stereo sound. [Product Page]
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Concord Keystone is gearing up to introduce its new ultra-mini camcorder ‘Easy Shot Clip’ at next month’s CES. Measuring only 2-inches long and weighing just 3/4 of an ounce, this tiny camcorder features a 2GB of internal memory, a one button operation, a built-in rechargeable battery and is able to record 640 x 480 video at 30fps for up to 2 hours. Not to mention, the device also comes bundled with ArcSoft Media Impression software allowing you to edit and share video clips to popular video sharing sites. The Easy Shot Clip will go on sale starting in February for $70. [Electronista]
Looking for an affordable USB web camera to accompany your netbook or notebook? Well, why don’t you check out the HP Pro Webcam which is up for sale at Amazon. Priced at $24.99 (regular price $ $29.99), this compact webcam features a 1.3-megapixel image sensor with autofocus, an integrated microphone, a USB 2.0 interface and is able to capture both 640 x 480 video at 30fps as well as 1024 x 768 digital still images (interpolated mode). Not to worry, the device also works with a wide range of popular Instant Messaging programs including Windows Live Messenger, Skype, Yahoo! Messenger and AIM. [Product Page]
Here’s another Full HD mini camcorder for you to grab this Christmas season, the Mag Pix. This pocket-sized camcorder is able to capture both 1920 x 1080p or 1280 x 720p video at a stunning 30fps as well as 3264 x 2448 digital still images (interpolated mode). The device itself is equipped with a 5-megapixel CMOS sensor, 4x digital zoom, a 2.4-inch TFT LCD display, a 32MB of internal memory, a microSD card slot (up to 32GB), a rechargeable battery, a USB 2.0 interface, an AV out and an HDMI port. The Mag Pix Full HD Mini Camcorder will set you back $139.99. [Product Page]
If you’re looking for a new digital camera anytime soon, then I suggest you to check out Samsung’s latest CL80 that comes with WiFi capabilities. This compact camera sports a 14-megapixel 1/2.3″ CCD image sensor, a 31mm wide angle lens, 7x optical zoom, a 3.7-inch AMOLED full touchscreen display, a microSD card slot, 720p HD video recording (30/15fps) and WiFi connectivity allowing you to instantly upload images to Facebook, Flickr, Photobox or Picasa. Unfortunately, there’s no word on pricing and release date yet. [Samsung]
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