What about the binoculars featuring a digital camera! Sun Photo in Korea has introduced the concept of 2Mpix digital camera with expandable SD card slot in the binoculars. I hope that we would be able to find the video recording too in the next coming models. These digital binoculars can be found in Korean stores for 370,000 KRW ($390).
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Here is a cool digital camera binocular for the enthusiastic birders. Thanko has introduced the new digital camera binoculars loaded with 2.1-megapixel camera and 7x optical zoom to meet the personal satisfaction by having a close view of your prey. Weighing only 215 grams, the Thanko digital camera binocular is easily portable. It allows you to transfer the picture to your computer via an USB connection. For now, the Thanko binoculars are available in Japan only for a price of Rs.16,800 ( US $145.17).
Most of you guys might be loving the binocular-cum-digital cameras. Not a innovation, as we are already familiar to such devices like Thanko’s Digital Camera Binoculars and SunPhoto Digital Camera. Now, StreoVisionImaging has rolled out the new 3D VuCAM™ StereoScopic imaging System/High performance Binocular integrated with 3.1Mpix camera at a hefty price of $1,999.95. What accounts for its heavy price, is its capability to shoot high-resolution images with 8x magnification. The 3D VuCAM™ lets you shoot the real natural images and offers 3D image viewing on customary 3D display. The digital camera features 256MB memory, 128MB flash memory, USB 2.0 support and Video out capability while the binoculars integrates Auto focus, Manual focus and 15′ to infinity viewing range.
The TC- 242N is a 5.0 Megapixel digital camera cum binoculars and it is claimed that you will be able to read a license plate 300 yards away. A cool gadget for the geeks who love to record what they see through binoculars. Good for site seeing and safari where you would not like first to peer into binocular and then juggle for camera to shoot the animals. Its USB compatibility means that you can easily download data to your PC and share. You will also find a USB 1.1 integrated with this device but it is beyond my knowledge why USB 2.0 was not integrated. The camera/ binocular features a SD card slot and a 8x non digital zoom. It has a 1.5-inch TFT LCD screen which gives two resolution modes of 1600 x 1200 and 640 x 480. When plugged to your PC it is compatible to Windows 98/98SE/2000/ME/XP. The device has dimensions of 6 x 1.5 inches and weighs 1.3 pounds. It is available at Gadget Universe for $200.