Samsung WB2000/TL350 lets you take
your stills and video at the same time
21 February 2010 23:36 GMT / By Stuart Miles
Samsung has launched a new digital camera apart of its bevy of announcements
at PMA in California on Saturday that can take still 10 megapixel stills while
recording Full HD video at the same time.
The new model, called the WB2000 in the UK and the TL350 in the US, will be
available in the next couple of months and hopes to open up the use of video from a
The camera is able to do such a feat because it has a maximum video recording
speed of 1,000 frames-per-second (fps) and a burst mode capable of capturing 10
full-size digital stills per second say Samsung.
"Consumers have expressed frustration with having to choose between shooting
video or taking digital stills with their camera. With the WB2000, Samsung has
addressed this unmet consumer need, and now gives consumers the ability to do
both simultaneously," Steve Mitchell, general marketing manager, Samsung Digital
Imaging said in a statement.
Users will get a 24mm ultrawide angle Schneider KREUZNACH 5x optical zoom lens,
an 3-inch AMOLED screen on the back, the ability to shoot in the RAW format, and
full manual control over the cameras settings.