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JVC announced its new premium camcorder, the Procision JVC GC-PX100, which shoots Full HD 1920 x 1080/60p video at 36Mbps, a bit rate that allows Full HD slow-motion playback, as well as high-speed digital still recording at up to 60fps. This camcorder also features a fast F1.2 lens, 1/2.3” 12.8 megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor and optical image stabilization. Five shooting speeds are available on the JVC GC-PX100, ranging from 120fps to 600fps, and it captures bursts of nine still images from video at the touch of a button.
Starting at $1,499, Lenovo's new ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch Ultrabook is optimized for Windows 8 touch gesture control with 10 finger touch on its 14 inch HD+ display, and a multi-gesture glass touchpad.
Canon's new compact PowerShot N digital camera joins the company's popular PowerShot lineup, and it will hit stores in April for $299.99, in white or black. Measuring 3.09 x 2.37 x 1.15 inches, the 12.1- megapixel PowerShot N features a 2.8-inch capacitive, tilt-touch panel LCD, and 8x optical zoom and a 28mm wide-angle lens, a DIGIC 5 Image Processor, and the camera records 1080p Full HD video with a dedicated movie button.
The PowerShot N also offers Creative Shot mode which is said to enhance your artistic expression, and Creative Shot, a new imaging mode that analyzes an image and automatically creates a series of five artistic photos of the original
with varying composition, lighting and color, according to Canon.
There's built-in Hybrid Auto and Face ID systems for pin-sharp focus, and Canon's Intelligent IS System is on-board the camera to automatically select the optimal image stabilization settings according to shooting conditions. The PowerShot N is also equipped with enhanced wireless capabilities for sharing images with friends on-the-go, and Canon's free CameraWindow application is available for iOS and Android devices, letting you wirelessly transfer photos and videos to your device. You can also print your photos wirelessly using Wireless PictBridgeiv on Canon's new PIXMA MG6320 or PIXMA MX922 Wireless Photo All-In-One printers.
The recently announced Nikon D5200 is set to be released in late January in Black, Red and Bronze colors for $899.95 with the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR lens. This new 24.1-megapixel camera features a 3-inch LCD screen, an easy-to-use interface, in-camera Special Effects and creative modes, and the ability to share images wirelessly.