Latest Additions to Family of Frames Boast New Quick Touch Border and a
Range of Features for Simple Sharing of Pictures and Videos.
TORONTO, March 28 /CNW/ - Kodak Canada announced an enhanced Digital
Picture Frame portfolio that will bring consumers a more personalized and
intuitive picture viewing experience. Available in 10-inch and 8-inch
multimedia, and 7-inch standard photo versions, these sleek and stylish frames
host a suite of features including the newly announced Quick Touch Border, as
well as accessories for enhancing your home.
- Control of the frame has never been easier with Quick Touch Border
that allows for simple operation with a touch or slide of your
finger, while leaving the screen fingerprint and smudge-free.
- Transferring pictures from your PC to your KODAK EASYSHARE Digital
Picture Frame is even more effortless with the new KODAK EASYSHARE
Digital Display Software. In addition to organizing and editing your
pictures, this software makes it easy to move your favourite pictures
and slideshows from a computer directly onto the frame.
- Kodak's Digital Picture Frames display images in HD format (16:9
aspect ratio). The screens are colour tuned to Kodak's standards and
use KODAK Colour Science for vibrant colours and pleasing skin
tones - displaying pictures in brilliant colour and crisp detail.
"Kodak's acclaimed and industry-leading Digital Picture Frames let
consumers bring their favourite memories to life, releasing them from a
computer and displaying them in brilliant quality in the home or office," said
John Blake, general manager Digital Capture and Devices, Vice President,
Eastman Kodak Company. "With the addition of Quick Touch Border, Kodak has
made the consumer experience even more intuitive and engaging."
To customize the frame to match your home's décor, two decorative mattes
are included, in Cranberry Red and Silver colours. In addition, optional KODAK
Digital Frame Faceplates are available in Mahogany with a gold matte, Silver
with a blue matte, Black Shadowbox with a champagne matte, and Espresso
Shadowbox with a black matte. Easy to change, the faceplates snap onto the
frame and update the look to suit your own personal style.
KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Picture Frame Features
- The KODAK EASYSHARE M820 and M1020 Frames display crisp, vibrant
images and video on 8-inch and 10-inch (diagonal) screens,
respectively. Set up is a snap and with an illuminated Quick Touch
Border and Kodak's unique scrolling feature; you can easily scroll
through your images with a simple slide action. Your favourite MP3
songs can be played through built-in speakers, bringing a special
dimension to any picture slideshow. Enjoy any JPEG picture, most
video types (MPEG 1 and 4) and MP3 music using all the popular memory
card formats (CF, SD, MMC, xD and MS). Boasting 128MB of internal
memory, the frames can store up to 300 pictures and even more
pictures when using the two convenient memory card slots or by
copying digital files from a digital still camera, home PC, or USB
- The KODAK EASYSHARE P720 Frame features a 7-inch (diagonal) high-
quality viewing screen and Quick Touch Border. In addition to USB
flash drive compatibility, the KODAK EASYSHARE P720 offers SD, MMC,
xD, and MS card slots, plus an additional SD slot to configure your
frame with the amount of memory you want. The frame is not limited to
tabletop display thanks to a new sleek white cord design, which
allows for easy and neat mounting to walls.
Pricing and Availability
KODAK EASYSHARE M820 - $179.95 (CDN MRSP), June 2008
KODAK EASYSHARE M1020 - $229.95 (CDN MRSP), June 2008
KODAK EASYSHARE P720 - $119.95 (CDN MRSP), June 2008
KODAK EASYSHARE Software Digital Frames Edition, with Digital Display
Software, will be available with all EASYSHARE Digital Picture Frames and free
to download from kodak.ca.
About the KODAK EASYSHARE System
Kodak continues to bring groundbreaking features to its award-winning
KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Photography System, enhancing the digital photography
experience for consumers worldwide. The EASYSHARE system consists of digital
cameras, picture frames, online services, software, inkjet and thermal photo
papers, and accessories - making picture taking, sharing and archiving
effortless. All KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Picture Frames announced today include
the latest version of KODAK EASYSHARE Software Digital Frames Edition, with
Digital Display Software, featuring an array of enhancements to help consumers
find, create and share pictures like never before. Version 7.0 Software now
includes direct access to KODAK Gallery, making it simple to find albums
stored online. The new KODAK EASYSHARE Software Version 7.0 can be downloaded
for free. Further information on all KODAK EASYSHARE Products can be found at
About Kodak Canada
As the world's foremost imaging innovator, Kodak helps consumers,
businesses, and creative professionals unleash the power of pictures and
printing to enrich their lives.
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