Feb 18, 2005

HP Photosmart M22, M23 and M417

HP has today announced three M series cameras, the Photosmart M22, M23 and M417. The sliding lens weather-resistant pair are available in silver (M22) and bronze (M23) and both have four megapixels. Also on offer is in-camera red-eye removal, adaptive lighting technology and in-camera panorama assist, all technologies found in the R707. They are expected to be available in Spring priced UKP 99.99 ($149) for the Photosmart M22 and $169 (no UK price as yet) for the Photosmart M23. The third addition to the M range is the elongated HP Photosmart M417 which boasts 5.2 megapixels, 1.8-inch LCD, 3x optical zoom, adaptive lighting technology and in-camera red-eye removal. Images are stored on to SD/MMC cards or there is a 16 MB internal memory. The M417 can be easily recharged and images can be viewed on a TV screen by using the optional docking station. The Photosmart M417 will be available in the spring priced $199.