Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Aiptek Introduces 720P HD Camcorder for Under $300
Aiptek Introduces 720P HD Camcorder for Under $300
IRVINE, Calif., May 29, 2007 --

AIPTEK continues to lead the way in affordable technology. On May 28, 2007 AIPTEK will launch the GO-HD -- a true 720P HD camcorder. HD is the new standard for video and AIPTEK's GO-HD puts it right in the palm of any value minded consumer's hand. It delivers all the power of the latest technology, like vibrant, true to life colors, and of course, the astonishing clarity of High Definition. This revolutionary camcorder encompasses 720P (1280x720 pixel resolution / 16:9 aspect ratio) at 30 frames per second. The GO-HD uses advanced H.264 codec technology that allows users to record approximately 4 hours of HD video clips in 8GB High Capacity SD. Designed with the future in mind, the GO-HD offers SDHC card expansion as well. Currently users benefit from up to 8GB SD card memory.

One of the Smallest HD Camcorders

The GO-HD is also one of the smallest HD camcorders available, measuring approximately 4.5" x 2.75" x 1.25" and weighing only about 7.5 ounces. Other features include a 3x Optical Zoom with Auto-Focus, one touch recording, a 270 degree Swivel-Reversible 2.4" TFT Color LCD Display, AIPTEK's Night Shot feature, which enhances image quality in dark or low light settings (up to 4 feet) by utilizing built-in LED lights. The GO-HD is equipped with a built-in charger as well, so it can be recharged via USB when attached to a PC or by attaching the AC charger cable (included) and plugging it in to any convenient outlet. There is no need to remove the battery from the camera. The GO-HD also functions as a digital camera with a 5 Mega Pixel CMOS sensor, a 2-inch Macro Zoom and Auto-Focus, giving consumers even more choices on how they want to capture the moment.

Connect to HD TV's, PC, or Standard TV's

Compatibility is not issue for the GO-HD as it can connect to any HDTV & HD Monitor, Standard TV, or PC (Users will need to load the software provided for PC or have QuickTime 7.0 or higher for Mac. A download of QuickTime 7.0 can be found at apple.com). The corresponding cables to connect The GO-HD are all included at no extra charge. AIPTEK offers all this in the GO-HD, amazingly, for just under $300, making it one of the most affordable, best value HD camcorders on the market.

Once in a lifetime moments, or just goofing around can now be captured, replayed and relived in a whole new way. AIPTEK's GO-HD is High Definition at an affordable price.

The AIPTEK GO-HD will be available at the following fine retailers starting May 29, 2007: Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, Circuit City.com, Target.com, Walgreens.com and AIPTEK.com.

AIPTEK, INC., headquartered in Irvine, California, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AIPTEK International Inc. in Taiwan. AIPTEK distributes HD-Camcorders, entry-level Flash memory based Multi-Functional Camcorders, graphic Tablets, Mini Speakers, High fidelity Earphones, and related accessories. For further product information, visit AIPTEK's Web site at http://www.aiptek.com.