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Skype introduces TV-ready webcams for HDTVs

Wednesday 19 May 2010 | 10:26 CET | News
Skype launched two TV-ready webcams developed to work with internet-connected Panasonic and Samsung HDTVs that embed Skype. A Panasonic camera is available now in the US from local retailers, or online from Panasonic. It will be available elsewhere in the world over the next month or so, and supports HD video at up to 1280x720 pixels at 22 frames per second. The Samsung camera is made by Freetalk and is available worldwide in the Skype Shop. It sends high quality video at up to 1600x1200 pixels at 30 frames per second. To get Skype on the TV, users need a internet-connected TV with Skype

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Freetalk / Panasonic / Samsung / Skype
Countries: World
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