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Samsung Techwin Adds New Features to Its Popular 'SAMCAM 860' Document Camera

March 10, 2011 | Kendal Kirby
SamsungArticle3MW.gifRidgefield Park, New Jersey (March 9, 2011) - Samsung Techwin America's Electronic Imaging Division (, a market leader in document camera technology, today announced some exciting new features for the SAMCAM 860 document camera - a revised USB port allowing for software control of the unit, an improved Mini-Control window, a new recording function feature, and more...and still priced under $799. "We've been extremely pleased with the success of the SAMCAM 860," said Richard Bellomy, V.P. of Sales for the Electronic Imaging Division. "Feedback from educators has been very positive and illustrates the value of the SAMCAM 860 document camera in the classroom. These additional features support the requests we have received and will hopefully be of added value for both the teachers and students." Visit for more product information and to view a series of training videos.

Revised USB Port:
Provides two-way communication for control of the camera via Samsung's Viewer software.
All control features are available including the ability to access the camera Menu commands from software. When launching the application, the remote appears on the right and can be positioned anywhere on the screen.
New Mini Control Window:

With the addition of the new control capabilities, the Mini-Control window now includes the following controls: Zoom, Brightness and Freeze as shown.

New Recording Function Feature:
The user can now turn off the on-screen displays when recording to the computer.
The SAMCAM 860 stands out from other document cameras, especially at this price point (under $799), with its exceptional set of standard features. With a 6x optical and 8x digital zoom for a combined 48x focal length; true, SXGA display output and recording of movies with audio at 30fps; compatibility with webcam applications such as SKYPE, GradeCam, Windows Movie Maker; a built-in Macro and Microscope mode; and with high-resolution CMOS technology, the SAMCAM 860 is the ideal classroom presentation solution.

For more information about the SAMCAM 860 and Samsung Techwin's full line of affordable and innovative document cameras, call 877-213-1222, ext. 3306 or go to

About Samsung Techwin America - Electronic Imaging Division
Samsung Techwin America is a market leader in document cameras for use in the education sector, ranging from K-12 to universities, courtroom applications, as well as numerous Fortune 500 companies. Every Samsung document camera provides the quality and innovation that has built the Samsung name- quality optics, a robust feature set, a wealth of user-friendly features, and state-of-the-art digital imaging technology. Additionally Samsung Techwin markets a full line of security products under the CCTV Division. Samsung Techwin America is the U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Techwin Co., Ltd. in Sungnam Kyungki-Do, Korea. Samsung is the world's 11th largest company.

Janet Roberts
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