January 07, 2010 08:00 ET

DXG Launches New Pro Gear™ Line High Definition Camcorder With Sleek Ergonomic Design

DXG-A80V Features the Highest Resolution Video Capture With True 1080p at 30 Frames per Second, 5X Optical Zoom and Built-In Electronic Image Stabilizer; DXG Offers Sneak Peek of 2010 New Product Lineup at CES

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - January 7, 2010) - Consumer Electronics Show -- Whether you are a first-time parent, world traveler or college-bound student, being able to capture your experiences on video and share them with friends and family is essential. DXG ( introduced today its new Pro Gear™ line, featuring camcorders that are equipped with high-end video capabilities and simple touch-screen controls, appealing to both expert and novice video takers. The DXG-A80V is the first model in this new line of products and is available at retailers today for $299.99.

DXG-A80V Brings Memories to Life with Expert Video Capabilities & Technology

The DXG-A80V sports an ultra-compact ergonomic design for comfortable filming and playback on an impressive 3-inch LCD touch-screen. With the ability to record true 1080p at 30fps or take digital still images up to 10 megapixels, the DXG-A80V is the most advanced camcorder in DXG's current line of products. The DXG-A80V can also capture 1080i resolution video at 60fps, which is ideal for sports and action shots.

Equipped with a built-in Gyro sensor for electronic image stabilizer and 5X optical zoom, you can easily and steadily capture hours of action-packed footage. The DXG-A80V also features an AF Lock Function which disables the camcorder's autofocus feature, giving more experienced video enthusiasts the ability to manually control and fine tune the focus on a subject. Supporting high-capacity SD cards up to 32GB and outfitted with an HDMI video interface and included HDMI cable, you have support for hours of recording capacity and the ability to seamlessly share all your experiences on a HDTV. While a useful digital voice recording function allows you to make instant to-do lists before picking up the kids or heading out for your next adventure.

"We are thrilled to be launching an entirely new line of Pro Gear™ products that cater specifically to the technology and functionality needs of experienced video takers, yet are intuitive and affordable so novice users can film like pros in no time," said Paul Goldberg, senior vice president of sales and marketing at DXG USA. "The DXG-A80V features a slick, extremely comfortable design and is the first of our products to offer touch-screen technology and 1080i recording at 60fps, making it the ideal gadget to capture action-packed footage."

DXG-A80V Specifications

--  Availability: on January 7, 2010
--  Price: $299.99
--  Dimensions: 5.25" (L) x 2 1/8" (W) x 2.50" (H)
--  LCD: 3" TFT Display
--  Storage: Built in 128MB, SD slot for expandable memory up to 16GB
--  Video Resolution: 1920 x 1080/60fps
--  Still Photo: 10 megapixel
--  Power Supply: Li-ion NP-120
--  Zoom: 5X optical zoom/10X digital zoom
--  Color Effects: Color, black and white, sepia
--  Connections: HDMI for connecting to HDTV (HDMI cable included in box),
    AV for connecting to a Standard Definition TV, USB for connecting to PC or
--  Video Editing Software Included: Mr. Photo (photo editing), VideoWorks
    (standard definition video editing), ArcSoft TotalMedia Extreme (high
    definition video editing) -- $99 retail value
--  Other Features: Dual-Capture Mode, High-Speed Sequential Shooting
    Mode, Digital Voice Recording, PC and Mac compatible, Self timer, LED
    flash, TV out (NTSC, PAL), USB 2.0, Optional remote control

Experience DXG at CES -- Sneak Peek at 2010 Product Lineup

In addition to demonstrating the DXG-A80V, DXG will provide a sneak peek at its 2010 product lineup in the South Hall 3, Booth 31828 at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, January 7 - 10th.

New Luxe Collection -- DXG will be adding chic new designs to its popular Luxe line of couture high-definition camcorders. New styles will include the Chelsea Series (houndstooth designs), Paisley Series (paisley designs) and the Kensington Series (tartan designs) with vibrant color combinations. These haute camcorders feature true HD video capture, a 3-inch LCD screen, 8 megapixel still camera, and come with a matching clutch case. The new Luxe Collection will be available in January 2010.

DXG QuickShots -- DXG will make HD video capture technology available to every consumer with its new QuickShots line of colorful camcorders. Combining key design and performance features for easy video capture at a budget price, QuickShots will be the ideal gadget for video enthusiasts seeking quality and affordability. QuickShots will be available in Q1 2010.

DXG Sportsters -- DXG creates true waterproof HD video capture technology with its new Sportsters line, available this summer. With features such as 1080p HD video recording, a built-in 12 megapixel still camera, and waterproof design up to 10 feet, the Sportsters line will be perfect for any water adventurist.

To schedule a meeting and demonstration of these new products with DXG at CES, please contact Darlene Gannon at


DXG USA, The Digital Camera Company, one of the fastest growing camcorder manufacturers in the U.S., provides intuitively designed high-definition camcorders for the youth and mainstream markets. Compact, fashionable and affordably priced, DXG digital camcorders are setting trends for quality and utility. DXG USA is a fully owned subsidiary of DXG Technology Corp., one of the world's leading manufacturers and designers (OEM/ODM) of digital cameras and camcorders. DXG Technology has won numerous design and innovation awards and employs more than 4,000 people worldwide. Complete information on DXG USA can be found at

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