Hewlett Packard R742 Review

 
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Model Name: Hewlett Packard Photosmart R742 
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General
Model Number: R742 
Camera Format: Ultra Compact 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $179.99
Street Price: $143.67
Date Available: 2007-08-31
Tripod Mount:  
Weight: 150g
5.3oz
Weight With Batteries? Yes 
Size: 94 x 56 x 24 mm
3.7 x 2.2 x 1.0 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3088x2320
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 24.00
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 7.40
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type: CCD 
Actual Pixels: 7.20 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 36 - 108 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 7x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light?  
Manual Focus:  
Normal Focus Range: 40 cm to Infinity
15.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 5 - 80 cm
2.0 - 31.5 in
Aperture Range: f/2.8 - f/5.7 (wide), f/4.8 - f/9.7 (tele) 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Display
Optical Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution (pixels):  
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings:  
White Balance Settings: Auto 
Shutter Speed Range: 2 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV):  
Metering Modes: Average AE Metering 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Self Timer: 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, On, Off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Auto ISO: 13.5 ft / 4.1m (wide), 10.8 ft / 3.3m (tele) 
Ext Flash Connection:  
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SDHC / SD 
Memory Included (MB): 16.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format:  
Movie File Format: MJPEG 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
Other Connection: DC Input 
Included Software: HP Photosmart software 
OS Compatibility: Windows XP, Vista; Mac OS X 10.3.9, 10.4+ 
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary 
Usable Battery Types: LI40 Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary LI40 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
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