Samsung debuts PL200 point-and-shoot digi cam

Samsung has unveiled a new point-and-shoot digital camera that is very thin and comes in at a budget price. The camera is called the PL200 and it has a 14.2MP sensor and many other features. Samsung unveiled the ST600 and ST100 digital cameras yesterday.

The camera can record HD video and has a large 3-inch rear LCD with 230k pixels. The lens has 7x optical zoom and the camera measures 3.9" x 2.3" x 0.83" when the lens is closed. Other features include dual image stabilization using optical and digital tech.

The video resolution is 720p and the camera has smart auto modes for still shots and video recording. A wide range of features for better photos are integrated into the camera like blink detection, face detection, beauty shot, and smile shot. The camera is set to launch in September for $179.99.