SANYO Announces New "Dual Camera" Xacti All-HD Line-up for 2009
Full 1080p and 720p HD models, Including Waterproof HD Cameras Set to Debut in Both Vertical and New Horizontal Body Styles
March 3, 2009 -- Cameratown -- SANYO Fisher Company, a division of SANYO North America Corporation (SANYO) had their new line-up of Dual Camera Xacti cameras on display at a pre-PMA press event on Monday, March 2, 2009. The new line-up of HD camcorders is designed to enhance active lifestyles by providing both high-definition video and photo capability in a single, easy-to-use compact camera. The new mixed form factor (Horizontal, Vertical) line-up of six (6) SANYO Dual Camera Xactis includes new Full HD 60fps units (VPC-FH1, VPC-HD2000), waterproof HD models (VPC-WH1, VPC-CA9) and Compact HD cameras (VPC-TH1, VPC-CG10). Availability for the US market will begin in March 2009.
New for 2009, Dual Cameras in horizontal body styles join models in Xacti’s signature vertical form factor, offering a broad line of models designed to appeal to discerning consumers and retailers.
Dual Camera Xactis record photos and videos to SD/SDHC media cards (sold separately) and are thumb-operable for key functions, with separate video and photo buttons for easy switching between shooting video and photos. Unlike conventional camcorders, there’s no need to stop to switch modes and miss capturing those once-in-a-lifetime moments. With two new Dual Camera models—that’s true even when those special moments occur underwater!