thanko: mame cam dx micro camera
mar 24, 2011
thanko: mame cam dx micro camera


the ‘mame-cam dx’ micro camera by thanko

the ‘mame-cam dx‘ by tokyo-based thanko is a tiny, multipurpose digital camera.

weighing just 14 grams, the camera measures 1.8 x 1.1 x 0.4 inches (45 x 29 x 10 mm).
the 8-megapixel device can shoot jpgs of up to 3264 x 2448p resolution,
records HD-video at 30fps with a resolution of 1280 x 960p, and can also be used as a voice recorder.

the camera uses microSD/SDHC cards and connects via USB 2.0.
it is currently available for purchase, retailing for 99 USD.


3/4 front view


front view


3/4 rear view


the camera measures 1.8 x 1.1 x 0.4 inches (45 x 29 x 10 mm)


example of ‘mame-cam dx’ in use

via crunchgear

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