VideoChip's $349 Wallet is a solid state, digital photo album that will display your digital photos directly from any CompactFlash card. The Wallet fits in the palm of your hand and gives you the ability to share your photos anywhere and anytime.
You know what they say, "a picture is worth a thousand words." When you can show your digital photo to a business associate, potential home buyer or a family member right now, it's like that MasterCharge TV commercial says it's "priceless."
Nikon is selling an OEM branded version of the Wallet with their CoolGear logo. See
info below about a
new firmware upgrade for all Wallets.
The 1/4 VGA (320x240) TFT active-matrix color LCD is back lit and has a viewable
area of 2.36 (H) x 3.16" (W) or 4" diagonal. The size of the Wallet is just
5.00" (H) x 3.75" (W) x 0.81" (D), weighs 10.5 ounces and fits nicely in
your pocket, purse or camera bag.
The minimal controls are clearly marked making it easy for anyone to operate and change viewing options. The folding and adjustable stand clips on the Wallet in either landscape or portrait mode. Portrait mode images can be rotated with one push of the button.
You may view your photos in:
The Delkin #DDSMFLS-AD2 is a SmartMedia to CF2 CompactFlash Adapter. Pretec also has a SmartMedia to CF2 CompactFlash Adapter."
VideoChip has posted a firmware update for the Wallet. Nikon sells an OEM branded version with their name on it ( CoolGear at the NikonMall) but it is identical to the VideoChip Wallet in every respect so either unit can use this firmware. The new firmware adds a lot of nifty features such as Pan and Zoom and a menu of settings that you can change.
Go here to download the new firmware and read the how-to instructions.
|Colors||16.3 million (24 bit)|
|Resolution||320 x 240 pixels|
|Dot Pitch||.084mm x .250mm|
|MODULE||Memory Type||CompactFlash Type I|
|File Format||JPEG, BMP|
|POWER||Batteries||Two DL 123A 3 Volt Lithium|
|AC Adapter||110V 60Hz, 20W (Input) 6-7V DC 1.5A (Output)|
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