KODAK EASYSHARE S730 Digital Picture Frame Enables Easy and Intimate
Sharing of Digital Images
TORONTO, June 22 /CNW/ - Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: EK) today announced
the European launch of an innovative digital picture frame that provides new
ways to enjoy and share digital images. The new KODAK EASYSHARE S730 Digital
Picture Frame features a built-in rechargeable battery that enables consumers
to bring it from shelf or table into the hands of family and friends for more
intimate sharing of moments and memories. The frame also boasts a new Picture
Finder feature, enabling users to easily and quickly bring to life images and
videos from special moments in time.
"The new S730 Digital Picture Frame offers exciting new ways to interact
with your picture collection," says Phil Scott, Worldwide Director of
Marketing, Digital Capture and Devices and Vice President, Consumer Digital
Group. "Kodak digital picture frames have long led the way in enabling
consumers to enjoy and show off their pictures and videos without being tied
to their computers. The battery-power of the S730 goes further, allowing users
to 'unplug and share,' putting the frame in people's hands so everyone can
enjoy treasured picture collections and browse through pictures as they would
with a photo album. It's a wonderful way to get your pictures back into your
The KODAK EASYSHARE S730 Digital Picture Frame further enhances how
memories are rekindled through a variety of viewing modes, and the new Picture
Finder feature. The viewing modes include full-screen Slideshow, which scrolls
through pictures individually. In Slideshow mode, the user can also choose
screen views showing both images and either a clock or calendar. The fourth
viewing option is Collage mode, which scrolls through an entire collection and
shows four randomly selected images at a time.
The new Picture Finder feature is available in all viewing modes, Scott
explains. "Picture Finder allows consumers to retrieve and relive memories
that in some cases may have been forgotten. When users see a compelling
picture in the collage, they can select that picture, touch the Picture Finder
control, and the frame automatically retrieves and displays more pictures from
The full complement of features on the KODAK EASYSHARE S730 Digital
Picture Frame includes:
- Rechargeable battery featuring a one-hour capacity that makes it
simple to pass the frame around to share memories;
- Capacity to store up to 8000 pictures(*) with 1 GB internal memory;
- Stunning picture quality featuring patented Kodak Colour Science
technology that delivers crisp detail and vibrant colours;
- Mercury-free LCD panel;
- Updated Quick Touch Border, with touch-sensitive controls that enable
easy access to controls on the front of the frame, and featuring a
motion sensor that illuminates controls as your hand approaches the
- Dynamic collage mode that displays several pictures at the same time;
- Mode button on top of frame enables easy toggling between viewing
modes, including collage, single picture, clock and calendar views;
- Plug-and-play operation-just insert a memory card or USB flash drive
with digital pictures and a slideshow automatically begins;
- KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Display Software that allows users to
synchronize with the pictures on their computer and create
- Play videos and add music to slideshows.
The KODAK EASYSHARE S730 Digital Picture Frame will be available
throughout Europe for (euro)149 beginning in June, 2009, and in the United
States and Canada for $169.95 CDN MSRP beginning September, 2009.
To easily take the new battery-powered frame on the go, Kodak will also
offer a stylish case that is perfect for safely transporting S730 Digital
Picture Frame. The case will feature a padded interior to cushion the frame
during transport, interior pockets for storing power cords and accessories,
and a convenient handle. The case will be available for $24.95 CDN MSRP
beginning September 2009.
(*) Actual storage capacity will vary based on image content.
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businesses, and creative professionals unleash the power of pictures and
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