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If mobile phone has wifi and GPS completeness, it seemed ordinary. So now Samsung try to be trendsetter with a camera that is equipped with Wifi, Bluetooth and GPS.

Samsung ST1000 is a camera with a fairly slim body but has a great feature like mobile phone or laptop have such as Wifi, Bluetooth and GPS.

With the help of these features, the latest Samsung ST1000 camera will not only serve as an image catcher, but also can attach the position information when the picture was made by using GPS help, or send pictures to email and internet (Facebook and YouTube) via wifi support, even move the picture to another device via Bluetooth support.

Launched through the Digital Life, Wednesday (24/2/2010), Samsung is the first vendor that produces camera with advanced features through ST1000.

Samsung ST1000 camera also completed with advanced features like wide viewfinder with touch-screen technology, 5x zoom feature, strong battery life, until high image quality.

If these features are still feels less, Samsung also provides an additional external memory equipped with Eye-fi or wireless networking or wifi. Eye-Fi chip is similar with SD card that can be connected with wifi that allowing users to connect directly with Flickr, Facebook and Picasa. Eye-Fi itself sold separately.

Samsung ST1000 camera prices is 400 Euros, while the Eye-Fi itself prices is about 60 euros to 130 euros, depending on desired memory capacity. Maximum Eye-Fi capacity is 4 GB.

Samsung ST1000 Specifications
Type Compact
Storage Type Micro SD/ Micro SDHC
Image Type JPEG (DCF), EXIF 2.21, DPOF 1.1, PictBridge 1.0

Imaging Element
Type CCD
Effective pixels Approx. 12.2 Megapixels
Image Ratio 4:3

System Features
ISO Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
White Balance Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L, Tungsten, Custom
Exposure ±2EV in 1/3EV Steps
Metering Multi, Spot, Center Weighted, Face Detection AE
Shutter Speeds 1/8 - 1/2000 Seconds
Remote Control No

Focusing System
Built-in Flash Yes
Flash Mode Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash off, Red eye fix
Focusing Modes Multi AF, Center AF, Face Detection AF, Smart Touch AF, Face Recognition AF, Touch AF

Display Features
LCD 3.5 Inches (8.9cm)
LCD Dots 1,152K Full Touch Screen Panel
Live View TFT LCD

Dimension and Weight
Dimension 99.8 x 60.8 x 18.9 mm
Weight 156g
Battery SLB-11A (1,130mAh)