thanko: mame cam dx micro camera 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

  • such crazy specs for such a tiny camera! seriously? i want one. assuming you get good at estimating the range of the viewfinder without looking, my mind is spinning thinking of the photographic opportunities this would open up.

    mariella says:
  • SPY-FI

  • Um I think I would need to see a couple samples before putting down .. I cant even imagine the quality the HD video ??

    nja2015 says:
  • [url=]did a very convenient It is[/url]

    Jim says:
  • You can order one to ship to the US for a 100+% premium!

    nja2015 is right: better see the video first.

    wetstuff says:
  • Could be good product placement in the new Zoolander film.

    Rob says:
  • Is there an english site you can buy this from? 🙂

    Jamie says:
  • @jamie,
    yes there is, although unfortunately wetstuff is right; it looks to be currently retailing for 210 USD
    through the only US-shipping point of sale I have seen thus far, tokyo-based exporters geekstuff4u:

    jenny db says:

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