News alert

Signup for our NewsAlert, and get an e-mail when new articles are posted...

RSS

The latest digital imaging news is also available through our IFA RSS service. Add the RSS feed to your news feeder and you will receive constantly updated articles on all the IFA news. To use our RSS service you will need an RSS reader, of which there are many available online.

IFA RSSIFA News Headlines
IFA Sitemap by CategorySitemap by Category
IFA Sitemap by BrandSitemap by Brand

News by Category

News by Brand

IFA Shows

SanDisk uSSD 5000 SSD

Posted by: Ralf Jurrien Saturday 1st, September 2007

Joining global efforts to bring affordable personal computers to millions of people in developing nations, SanDisk announced the SanDisk uSSD 5000 solid state drive, which can be used as an economical substitute for hard disk drives in sub-$250 PCs. Among the first computers using uSSD solid state drives will be the Intel-powered classmate PC, intended for educational markets in emerging nations. The SanDisk uSSD 5000 solid state drive is the first SSD product from SanDisk to be offered with SanDisk’s patented multi-level cell (MLC) technology. MLC technology doubles data- storage capacities in the same physical space as single-level cell (SLC) technology, resulting in significant cost savings.

Read complete story about SanDisk uSSD 5000 SSD

Kodak HDTV Dock

Posted by: Ralf Jurrien Saturday 1st, September 2007

Kodak unveiled a new product aimed at helping consumers bring photos back into their homes and into their lives by expanding the possibilities for image display. Millions of digital pictures are captured every year, but most remain trapped in digital cameras or on home computers. At the same time, the widespread adoption of High Definition (HD) televisions presents a new opportunity to relive personal photos and videos with incredible image clarity and sharpness, while growing demand for digital picture frames allows for instant digital photo sharing anywhere in the home. Kodak is delivering an easy solution for consumers to display HD pictures on vibrant, wide-screen HDTVs and digital picture frames.

Read complete story about Kodak HDTV Dock

SanDisk 8GB Memory Stick PRO Duo

Posted by: Ralf Jurrien Saturday 1st, September 2007

SanDisk introduced a new capacity in its high-performance Memory Stick PRO Duo series; an 8GB Memory Stick PRO Duo card. The SanDisk Memory Stick PRO Duo 8GB flash card offers fast read and write speeds of 10 megabytes per second (10MB/sec), reducing the waiting time between camera shots and the download time when transferring photos and video to a computer. “With video recording becoming a standard feature on digital still cameras, memory cards need more capacity and speed to capture not only high-quality photos, but also video” said Susan Park, senior product marketing manager for SanDisk Ultra II cards. The new SanDisk 8GB SanDisk Ultra II Memory Stick PRO Duo card has a U.S. MSRP of $159.99.

Read complete story about SanDisk 8GB Memory Stick PRO Duo

SanDisk 4GB Ultra II SDHC Plus

Posted by: Ralf Jurrien Saturday 1st, September 2007

SanDisk introduced a new capacity in its high-performance SanDisk Ultra II line: a 4GB SDHC Plus card. The SanDisk Ultra II SDHC Plus 4GB card offers fast read and write speeds of 10 megabytes per second (10MB/sec), reducing the waiting time between camera shots and the download time when transferring photos and video to a computer. “With video recording becoming a standard feature on digital still cameras, memory cards need more capacity and speed to capture not only high-quality photos, but also video” said Susan Park, senior product marketing manager for SanDisk Ultra II cards. The 4GB SanDisk Ultra II SDHC Plus card has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price in the United States of $79.99.

Read complete story about SanDisk 4GB Ultra II SDHC Plus

SanDisk M2 8GB

Posted by: Ralf Jurrien Saturday 1st, September 2007

SanDisk announced that it is shipping the SanDisk 8GB Memory Stick Micro (M2) flash memory cards to phone manufacturers and mobile network operators (MNOs) for testing and evaluation purposes. Primarily used in Sony Ericsson mobile phones, the 8GB SanDisk M2 cards are ideal for the growing number of consumers who make their mobile Phone - with its built-in music player, digital camera and video player/recorder - the centerpiece of their digital lifestyle. At 8GB, SanDisk offers the largest capacity M2 card in the world. The new SanDisk M2 8GB card will allow consumers to listen to more than 2,000 digital songs, or store more than 5,000 high-resolution pictures, or up to 5 hours of high-quality MPEG 4 videos.

Read complete story about SanDisk M2 8GB

Creative ZEN PMP

Posted by: Ralf Jurrien Saturday 1st, September 2007

Creative introduced the Creative ZEN PMP, the credit card-sized music, video and photo player with a stunning 2.5-inch color screen that supports up to 16.7 million colors. The new Creative ZEN portable media player is the first Creative player to support AAC music and unprotected iTunes Plus tracks from the iTunes store, in addition to MP3 and WMA formats. You can now listen to up to 4,000 of your favorite tracks that you have ripped from CDs through your iTunes software. The Creative ZEN can carry up to 60 hours of video or thousands of photos, and it features an SD memory slot, so you can add virtually limitless additional storage capacity and easily bring new music, video or photos to the player.

Read complete story about Creative ZEN PMP

Sanyo HD1000 1080i camcorder

Posted by: Ralf Jurrien Saturday 1st, September 2007

Incorporating the latest high-definition CMOS sensor, the Sanyo Xacti HD1000 camcorder captures full 1920x1080 (1080i) high-definition video at 60 frames-per-second. Designed to record the rich and vibrant colors of real life, the Sanyo HD1000 also captures the subtle tones to provide the natural-looking result. The Sanyo Xacti HD1000 camera's CMOS sensor provides the responsiveness needed to capture fast moving subjects and Sanyo’s noise reduction technology helps obtain the cleanest signal from each pixel. The new Sanyo VPC-HD1000 camcorder records to the latest in MPEG-4 standard MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, delivering exceptional video clarity and detail while maintaining the smallest file size possible.

Read complete story about Sanyo HD1000 1080i

Casio 60 fps Digital Camera Prototype

Posted by: Ralf Jurrien Friday 31st, August 2007

Casio announced that it is developing an entirely new digital camera with hitherto unseen high speed performance and image capture functions that make the most of its cutting-edge digital technologies. The revolutionary Casio 60 fps digicam of the future will be able to take still images at an astonishing shooting speed, to catch fast-moving subjects at the crucial moment. The Casio Hi-speed camera will also take movies that capture movement so fast that it cannot even be seen by the human eye. The first Casio high speed camera prototype was displayed at the IFA, a consumer electronics trade show, in Berlin, Germany, where our team is operating and working to cover the show live.

Read complete story about Casio 60 fps Digital Camera Prototype


IFA NEWS 2017 REPORT - The IFA International Consumer Electronics Show took place every two years, but since 2006 the IFA show became once again an annual event under Berlin’s famous Funkturm landmark. In the early days, back in 1924 the IFA began in Berlin as the “Great German Radio Exhibition”. In the meantime, the International Consumer Electronics Show has not only become the world's biggest trade show for consumer electronics but also presents the world's largest number of product premieres in consumer electronics and home appliances. At IFA 2009 more than 3 billion Euros worth of orders were generated. IFA 2010 could even surpass this number! The total number of exhibitors at last year’s IFA show was 1164 from 46 countries. The total number of trade visitors was 134194 from 105 countries, quite amazing numbers. The IFA 2010 show news will come to you live from the show floor, so stay tuned!

Poll

What is the biggest print you have made?

4" x 6"

5" x 7"

8" x 10"

11" x 14"

16" x 20"

larger than 16" x 20"

view results