Minolta Dimâge V
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Said to be the first digital cameras with a swivelling & detachable lens; the lens can be removed from the body, connected by a cable, allowing viewfinding on the LCD screen from different angles to the lens, and changing the flash direction.
- Manufacturer: Minolta
- Introduced: c.1996
- Lens: 2.7x zoom 4.8-13mm f5.0-f5.6, 35mm equivalent 34-92mm, with macro mode; 9 elements in 7 groups
- Resolution: 640x480 pixels (0.3 Megapixels, 24-bit colour
- Storage: (now obsolete) 5v SmartMedia cards; originally supplied with a 2megabye card with space for up to 40 (standard compression) or 20 (fine) jpg images