Low-cost electronics manufacturer Vivitar has unveiled their latest imaging creations with the ViviCam VT135 digital camera and Vivitar DVR 790HD camcorder. Both cameras boast 3D capture but the camcorder is the only model that can provide video and photo 3D support. However the two cameras will both set you back $99 a piece at Target this year. The two cameras are the first 3D consumer cameras released by the Vivitar company.
According to its product page the ViviCam VT135 3D digital camera packs a 12.1MP CCD sensor, 5x optical zoom its two fixed-focus lenses, 2.4″ LCD screen, face detection, anti-shake technology, 720p HD (1280×720) video with 2D support only, Analog Mic, Flash, 16MB of buffer memory, SD card support with up to 32GB of expansion supported –you’ll need to use an SD card for storing all your captures, Vivitar doesn’t include one out-of-box for the VT135 camera–, and a rechargeable lithium battery.
As for the Vivitar DVR 790HD 3D camcorder it’s product page lists a 5.1MP CCD sensor, 4x digital zoom from it’s two fixed-focus lenses, 2.7″ LCD screen (flip-out), face detection, anti-shake, 720p HD (1280×720) video with 3D capture support, TV output ports, HDMI output port, LED light, Analog Mic, 16MB of buffer memory, SD card support with up to 32GB of expansion supported –once again you’ll need to use an SD card for storing all your captures, Vivitar doesn’t include an SD card out-of-box for the DVR 790HD camcorder–, and there is a rechargeable lithium battery.
Each model will be available in multiple color options, the digital camera is listed with eight color options and the camcorder has five options listed. Vivitar should have their digital camera available in Black, Dark Blue, Light Blue, Grey/Silver, Light Pink, Purple, Dark Red, and Dark Yellow at Target stores soon (I’d expect at least Black, Blue and Silver to be available in-store). The 3D camcorder should be available in Black, Dark Blue, Light Blue, Purple, and Dark Yellow at Target stores (don’t expect all colors but you should see something in stores).