0
Broadband

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

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet
Companies: Freetalk / Panasonic / Samsung / Skype
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Zyxel introduces cloud-enabled HD IP cameras

Published 04 Jan 2012 16:01 CET | World
Broadband access technology provider Zyxel Communications launched its CloudEnabled series of web cameras, the IPC3605N and ...

Time's running out for operators that want to profit from OTT

Published 19 May 2010 15:46 CET | World
Skype and Panasonic have launched 'Skype on your Viera'. The new platform for video calls via a TV set was announced already in ...

Panasonic, LG introduce Skype-enabled HDTVs

Published 05 Jan 2010 10:10 CET | World
Skype has introduced a new version to support Skype video calls on PCs in 720p HD, as well as Skype software embedded into ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

22 Oct DNA Q3 2019
22 Oct Grameenphone Q3 2019
22 Oct Calix Q3 2019
22 Oct Snap Q3 2019
22 Oct MWC Los Angeles 2019
23 Oct Telenor Q3 2019
23 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2019
23 Oct Rogers Communications Q3 2019
23 Oct Millicom Q3 2019
23 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
23 Oct Netgear Q3 2019
23 Oct Annual Customer Service Summit
24 Oct Comcast Q3 2019
24 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2019
24 Oct Netia Q3 2019
24 Oct Nokia Q3 2019
24 Oct Norwegian telecoms market H1 report
24 Oct Smith Micro Q3 2019
24 Oct Verisign Q3 2019
24 Oct STMicroelectronics Q3 2019
24 Oct Nordic Entertainment Q3 2019
24 Oct Amazon Q3 2019
24 Oct HKBN fiscal FY
24 Oct Maxlinear Q3 2019
24 Oct Televisa Q3 2019
25 Oct Doro Q3 2019
25 Oct Megacable Q3 2019
25 Oct KPN Q3 2019
25 Oct Proximus Q3 2019
25 Oct Shaw Communications fiscal Q4
::: More Calendar Items