Sanyo VPC-CA102 Waterproof Dual Camera Xacti Review

The Sanyo VPC-CA102 Dual Camera Xacti is capable of producing decent quality HD video and has still capture capability grabbing 14MP images at the press of a button. What sets the model VPC-CA102 apart from the the other Xacti cameras and many from other manufacturers in the class is the waterproof, sport camera design . What’s great about being waterproof is not just the ability to submerge the camera in water, but to keep on shooting when the rain comes or those moments when your child learns to swim and that moment can be captured while your right there in the water too. [Read more…]

Sanyo VPC-PD2BK Pocket-Size Camcorder

The Sanyo VPC-PD2BK is a pocket-size camcorder that can capture 1080p video and 10MP photos.  The new camcorder features a 3x optical zoom, stereo sound recording and offers an SDXC slot for 64GB memory cards (also compatible with SD and SDHC cards).  The VPC-PD2BK should be available in September 2010 at an initial retail price of $169.99.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

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Sanyo VPC-CA102YL Dual Camera Xacti Designed For The Outdoor Crowd

Sanyo has punched out this cool little waterproof  dual camera capturing full HD (1920 x 1080) video and 14MP photos.  They call it VPC-CA102YL and is part of the Xacti Dual Camera lineup.  Sanyo is claiming 480+ minutes of HD video on a single 64GB SDXC memory card.  I hope to bring a full review as soon as I can get my hands on one.

Highlights Rundown

  • Full-HD videos, 1080 60i (1920 x 1080 pixels)
  • 14MP photos
  • Waterproof (up to 10 ft depth)
  • Compact, vertical form factor
  • CMOS sensor (14.4MP)
  • Digital Image Stabilizer (Photos and Video)
  • 38 mm wide-angle lens
  • Wide Angle Lens Range Video: 40mm – 240mm (35mm equivalent)
  • Wide Angle Lens Range Photo: 38mm – 190mm (35mm equivalent)
  • 5x optical zoom, 12x double-range zoom
  • MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 High Compression Technology
  • Compatible with SD, SDHC, or SDXC memory cards
  • Wireless data transfer via Eye-Fi SD cards
  • 2.7-inch TFT LCD display (can be turned 285 degrees)
  • “Face Chaser” and “Target a Color” functions
  • Mini-HDMI port
  • Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Size: 3.37 x 1.47 x 4.34 inches (WxDxH)
  • Weight: approx. 5.5 ounces

Preorder the Sanyo VPC-CA102YL at B&H Photo/Video Free Shipping $349.99

Pre-order the Sanyo VPC-CA102YL at Amazon Free Shipping $349.00

A photo gallery is at the bottom of this post.

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