Hewlett Packard R742 Review

 
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Model Name: Hewlett Packard Photosmart R742 
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Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: R742
Camera Format: Ultra Compact
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $179.99
Street Price:  
Date Available: 2007-08-31
Tripod Mount: No
Weight: 5.3 oz (150 g)
includes batteries
Size: 3.7 x 2.2 x 1.0 in.
(94 x 56 x 24 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CCD
Sensor Manufacturer:  
Effective Megapixels: 7.2
Sensor Format: 1/2.5 inch
Sensor size: 24.7104mm2 (5.76mm x 4.29mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 1.87 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Color Filter Type:  
Self-Cleaning: No
Built-in image stabilization: No
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3088 x 2320 (7.2 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG (Exif 2.2)
Continuous-mode frames/second: n/a
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 320x240 (24.00)
Movie File Format: MJPEG
Composite Video Out: Yes
NTSC/PAL Switchable Video: Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
HD Video Out:
HD Video Connection:
Lens & Optics
Lens Mount: n/a
Lens Thread: n/a
Lens Thread Type: n/a
Kit Lens: HP Precision 3x optical zoom
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 36 - 108 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Aperture Range: f/2.8 - f/5.7 (wide), f/4.8 - f/9.7 (tele)
Normal Focus Range: 40 cm to Infinity
15.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 5 - 80 cm
2.0 - 31.5 in
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 7x
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: Contrast Detect
Auto Focus Assist Light? No
Manual Focus: No
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Focus Peaking: No
Evf Resolution In Pixels:  
Evf Resolution In Dots:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 2.5
Rear Display Resolution:  
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: No
Tilt Swivel Screen:
Selfie Screen:
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native): 0
Minimum ISO (native): 0
ISO Settings: Auto
Auto ISO Mode: No
White Balance Settings: Auto
Shutter Speed Range: 2 - 1/2000
Bulb Mode: No
Exposure Compensation:  
Metering Modes: Average AE Metering
Program, Aperture, Shutter, Manual (PASM) Modes No
Creative Exposure Modes: Action, Auto (default), Close-up, Landscape, Night Portrait, Portrait, Steady Photo, Sunset, Theatre
Self Timer: 10 seconds
Time Lapse (intervalometer):  
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, On, Off
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: Auto ISO: 13.5 ft / 4.1m (wide), 10.8 ft / 3.3m (tele)
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation:  
External Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC
Dual Card Slots:
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: MJPEG
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-fi: No
Built-In GPS: No
Bluetooth: No
NFC:
Microphone Jack: No
Headphone Jack: No
External Connections: USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
PictBridge Compliant: Yes
DPOF Compliant: No
Remote Control: No
Remote Control Type:  
Connections (extended): DC Input
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary
Usable Battery Types: LI40 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary LI40 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included (external or internal): Yes
External Charger Included:
Internal Charging Supported:
CIPA Rating Monitor (Live View): 150
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software: HP Photosmart software
OS Compatibility: Windows XP, Vista; Mac OS X 10.3.9, 10.4+
Miscellaneous
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