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HP PhotoSmart M307

The HP Photosmart M307 digital camera has many features to enhance your picture-taking experience, including 7 shooting modes, HP Instant Share, direc...

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“M307 - Better than the rest?”

published 17/03/2007

Pro Ease of use, connectivity, zoom lens

ConsBattery Life, video recording abilities

I have been using the Photosmart M307 for some 7 months now and overall the product is very good with a few minor hinderences. The camera has a zoom lens that is clear and quick focusing when taking awkward shots, with support from the flash perfect picture taking is easily achievable. The camera...

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“Great Value!”

published 02/02/2005

ProIs a good sturdy camera with excellent flash

ConsPictures take a while to load on screen

After having bad experiences with a previous camera I was sceptical to buying another camera in the price range I had, anything up to £100. However, when I bought this camera I was delighted with its quality of pictures it produced and really surprised at the customer care of HP. For example...

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“My HP PhotoSmart M307”

published 23/06/2006

Prosimple easy to use camera, good quality pictures

Consthe camera could be lighter in weight and easily d...

When looking for a digital camera i really didnt know anything about them so was looking for something quite simple with quite basic features, however i was still obviously looking for a quality camera which would last me a long time. When i got my camera, to look at it looks simple but i thought...

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Product Information : HP PhotoSmart M307

Manufacturer's product description

The HP Photosmart M307 digital camera has many features to enhance your picture-taking experience, including 7 shooting modes, HP Instant Share, direct printing capability, manual and automatic controls, on-camera Help, and an optional camera dock. With HP Instant Share, you can easily select images in your camera to be automatically sent to your favorite destinations (such as e-mail addresses and online albums) the next time you connect the camera to your computer. Your friends and family can easily receive and view your pictures in e-mail without being burdened by large file attachments. And with the direct printing capability, you can easily select images in your camera to be automatically printed the next time you connect the camera to your computer or directly to any HP Photosmart printer or PictBridge-compatible printer without ever connecting to your computer. To further enhance your experience, use an HP Photosmart M-series dock. The camera dock allows you to easily transfer images to a computer, send images to a printer or television, and recharge Nickel Metal Hydride (NiMH) batteries for your camera. The dock also provides a convenient home for your camera.

Product Details

Product Description: HP PhotoSmart M307 - digital camera, HP PhotoSmart M307 - digital camera - with Photosmart 7760, HP PhotoSmart M307 - digital camera - with Photosmart 325

Product Type: Digital camera - compact

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Internal Storage: 16 MB flash

Sensor Resolution: 3.2 Megapixel

Lens System: 3 x zoom lens - 6 - 18 mm - f/2.9-4.8, 3 x zoom lens - 6.25 - 17.25 mm - f/2.9-4.8

Focus Adjustment: Automatic

Min Focus Distance: 50 cm

Digital Zoom: 5 x

Camera Flash: Built-in flash

Viewfinder: Optical - real-image zoom

Display: LCD display - 1.8"

Supported Battery: 2 x AA lithium battery ( included ), 2 x AA ( included )

Dimensions (WxDxH): 10.9 cm x 3.7 cm x 5.3 cm, 10.7 cm x 3.6 cm x 5.3 cm

Weight: 0.1 kg, 144 g

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

Colour: Silver

Bundled with: HP Photosmart 7760 Photo Printer, HP Photosmart 325 Compact Photo Printer

General

MPN: L1854A#B1E, L1854A#AC2, L1854A#ABU, L1854A#B13, L1854A, Y2253A, 901263, 901264, L1854A#ABA

Product Type: Digital camera - compact

Sensor Resolution: 3.2 Megapixel

Optical Sensor Type: CCD

Total Pixels: 3,270,000 pixels

Effective Sensor Resolution: 3,210,000 pixels

Optical Sensor Size: 1/2.7"

Optical Zoom: 3 x

Digital Zoom: 5 x

Auto Focus: TTL contrast detection

Digital Video Format: MPEG-1

Image Recording Format: JPEG

Enclosure Colour: Silver

Bundled with: HP Photosmart 7760 Photo Printer, HP Photosmart 325 Compact Photo Printer

Exposure & White Balance

Light Sensitivity: ISO 100, ISO 400, ISO 200

Exposure Modes: Programme, automatic

Shooting Programs: Landscape, portrait mode, action, macro, beach/snow, snap shot

Special Effects: Black & White, Sepia

White Balance: Automatic, presets

White Balance Presets: Fluorescent, sunlight, tungsten light, shade

Max Shutter Speed: 1/2000 sec

Min Shutter Speed: 15 sec

Exposure Compensation: ±2 EV range, in 1/2 EV steps

Exposure Metering: Centre-weighted

Lens System

Type: 3 x zoom lens - 6 - 18 mm - f/2.9-4.8, 3 x zoom lens - 6.25 - 17.25 mm - f/2.9-4.8

Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera: 40 - 111mm

Focus Adjustment: Automatic

Min Focus Distance: 50 cm

Macro Focus Range: 10-80cm

Zoom Adjustment: Motorised drive

Features: Built-in lens shield

Camera Flash

Camera Flash: Built-in flash

Flash Modes: Fill-in mode, night mode, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Effective Flash Range: 5.7 m

Additional Features

Self Timer Delay: 10 sec

Additional Features: Audio recording, date/time stamp, DPOF support, PictBridge support, AE lock, AF lock

Continuous Shooting Speed: 2 frames per second

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: Optical - real-image zoom

Display

Type: 1.8" LCD display

Resolution: 130,338 pixels

Display Features: Built-in

Connections

Connector Type: 1 x USB ¦ 1 x docking station ¦ 1 x DC power input

Memory Card Slot: SD card

System Requirements for PC Connection

Operating System Support: MS Windows XP, MS Windows 2000, Apple Mac OS X 10.1.5, Apple MacOS X 10.2.x or later, Apple Mac OS X 10.3.x

Peripheral Devices: USB port, CD-ROM Drive

System Requirements Details: Windows 98/98SE/2000/ME/XP - Pentium III - 128 MB - 700 MB ¦ MacOS X 10.1.5 or later - PowerPC - 500 MHz - 128 MB - 240 MB

Miscellaneous

Included Accessories: Wrist strap, USB cable kit

Battery

Battery Type: AA

Details: 2 x AA lithium battery ( included ), 2 x AA ( included )

Memory / Storage

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Supported Memory Cards: MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Internal Storage: 16 MB flash

Image Storage: Fine JPEG 2080 x 1544 : 8 - with 16MB built-in memory - 1.6 MB ¦ Normal JPEG 2080 x 1544 : 13 - with 16MB built-in memory - 1 MB ¦ JPEG 1280 x 960 : 40 - with 16MB built-in memory - 320 KB ¦ JPEG 640 x 480 : 162 - with 16MB built-in memory - 80 KB

Video Capture: MPEG - 288 x 216 - 30 fps

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 10.9 cm, 10.7 cm

Depth: 3.7 cm, 3.6 cm

Height: 5.3 cm

Weight: 0.1 kg, 144 g

Software

Software: Drivers & Utilities, ArcSoft Panorama Maker, HP Image Zone

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 0 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 50 °C

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - 1 year

Microphone

Microphone Operation Mode: Mono

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