|Cisco’s New Generation of Flip Video™ Camcorders |
Make Creating and Sharing HD Video Fun and Easy
SM Cinema and Flip Video™ Jointly Deliver the Power of Next-Generation Video Quality to the Philippines. Cisco’s Flip Video™, the number one pocket camcorder in USA (Source: IDC, U.S. Digital Camcorder CY09 Vendor Shares: Review,Doc.# 222866, Apr 2010) , today launched its line of affordable MinoHD™ and UltraHD™ camcorders at SM Cinema 6, Megamall, Mandaluyong City.
The three new devices, Flip MinoHD (1 Hour and 2 Hours) and Flip UltraHD (2 Hours), all feature user-friendly simplicity, enhanced High-Definition (HD) video quality, hardware-based image stabilisation and more ways to share videos using the pre-loaded FlipShare™ software.
“Straight out of the box, this new range of Flip Video camcorders combines simplicity, affordability and fun with breakthrough video quality and image stabilisation. From travellers recording their travel memories to mothers remembering their baby’s first steps, Flip Video camcorders make it easy to share precious moments,” said Craig Gledhill, Vice President of Cisco Consumer Products, Asia Pacific and Japan.
As a showcase of the quality of the devices, SM Cinema and Cisco Flip Video created a night at the movies where all the films shown were shot using the Flip MinoHD. SM Cinema invited celebrated filmmakers, Ian-Dean Loreños, Augustus N. Reyes, Topel Lee and Francis Xavier Pasion and many more to create thematic short films using the Flip MinoHD.
“In line with SM Cinema’s thrust of fun, exciting and interactive, our partnership with Flip Video was indeed a perfect match since they share the same values as we do. SM Cinema brings to its loyal patrons not just excellent movie watching experience but creative events and promotions. The launch event is just a beginning of a partnership with Flip Video that will bring value entertainment to the Filipino people,” Allan Florendo, SM Cinema Marketing Head.
Building on the easy Flip Video user experience, which is all about making it simple and enjoyable for anyone to capture and share video, the new Flip MinoHD camcorders have raised the bar once again by delivering amazing video quality without compromising Flip’s hallmark simplicity. By combining its innovative, always-on image stabilization technology with high-resolution recording capability, Flip Video camcorders now offer consumers stunningly clear and steady video recording and sharing that’s both simple and affordable.
Wrapping up the launch line-up is the new Flip UltraHD that uses standard AAA batteries or a rechargeable battery pack which comes with the product as standard.
All the new Flip Video camcorders come pre-loaded with the latest FlipShare™ software (version 5.9), which helps consumers easily organise, edit and share their videos. In addition to the ease of direct video uploads to Facebook™ and YouTube™, the acclaimed FlipShare software now offers users to share directly to Twitter™. FlipShare also includes unlimited and free private sharing which makes sending videos to your friends and family a breeze. For those who are always on-the-go, the FlipShare iPhone app lets you watch and share your videos wherever you are.
The new Flip Video line is available nationwide starting at just PhP10,995 for the Flip MinoHD (1 Hr), offering a video camcorder for every budget.
|Flip MinoHD (1 Hr) Flip Silver Front US|
Students would love the Flip MinoHD (1 Hr) for high-definition (HD) videos that can be shared easily on social networking sites like Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
|Flip MinoHD (2 Hrs) Flip Black BackInHand|
Moms, dads and kids can bring the sleek black Flip MinoHD (2 Hrs) during family gatherings with its handy size, HD video quality and two-hour recording time.
|Flip UltraHD (2 Hrs) Flip Black Back, USB Up|
Frequent travelers can simply flip out the Flip UltraHD (2 Hrs) USB arm to easily connect, upload and auto-charge.
The new Flip Video camcorders will be broadly distributed and now commercially available from the following retailers leading retailers in Philippines: Ansons Appliance, Camerahaus, Complink, Digital Walker, Human (Festival Mall, Glorietta4, Trinoma, Megamall, Eastwood and Galleria), Memo Express, Photoline, Power Mac Center, Robinsons Appliance Stores, SM Department Stores, SM Appliance Stores, Villman Computers and 5th Avenue.
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