Samsung introduces three new SMX-F50 series digital camcorders, including the SMX-F50 with no internal memory, SMX-F53 with 8GB and SMX-F54 with 16GB. These camcorders are equipped with a F1.8 Schneider Kreuznach Varioplan lens with 52x optical zoom and 65x Intelli-Zoom and a 680k pixel CCD sensor.
The SMX-F50 series records 720×480/60i video and has a 2.7-inch LCD display. It includes face detection, time-lapse recording, Smart Auto mode, 1.9 Megapixel still image capturing and one-touch sharing functions. These camcorders support SD/SDHC memory card.
The SMX-F50, SMX-F53 and SMX-F54 will be released in February for $199, $249 and $299, respectively. They come in black, silver, red and blue.