Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Tired of webcams? What about a SMSCam?
Posted on 20-Apr-2003 14:26. | Tags Filed under: News.


Tired of webcams? What about a SMSCam?
Think of it as a SMSCam server. Nokia launched a device that actually connects to the GSM network.

A user sends a blank SMS to the camera mobile number, and receives back an EMS with the latest image captured.

The Nokia Observation Camera takes pictures in a set interval. It'll also collect information about temperature, and has a motion sensor.

With the motion sensor, the camera can be programmed to send updated images at regular intervals. And if you dial into the camera you can hear what's going on around it.

What a great toy for security and dance clubs!

The specs are:
  • Image resolution modes at 640x480 pixels, 320x240 pixels and 160x120 pixels
  • JPEG encoding format
  • Choice of image compression rate
  • Camera angle of view: 58 degrees
  • Focus distance from 0.5 meters to infinity
  • Internal antenna
  • External antenna connector
  • GSM frequency bands: EGSM/GPRS 900/1800 MHz


  • More information: http://www.nokia-asia.com/apc/phones/0,7433,4...

    comments powered by Disqus




    Trending now »

    Hot discussions in our forums right now:

    Should NZ Change to Left-Hand Drive?
    Created by Linuxluver, last reply by richms on 22-Sep-2016 15:58 (78 replies)
    Pages... 4 5 6


    Housing prices....
    Created by Linuxluver, last reply by mattwnz on 26-Sep-2016 13:15 (88 replies)
    Pages... 4 5 6


    iPhone 7 Owner's thread (was Apple event 7th September)
    Created by dickytim, last reply by jarledb on 25-Sep-2016 18:09 (479 replies)
    Pages... 30 31 32


    Xbox One S with FIFA 17 $341 delivered
    Created by Stan, last reply by Stan on 26-Sep-2016 14:17 (34 replies)
    Pages... 2 3


    Galaxy Note 7 Announcement and Owners' Thread
    Created by eracode, last reply by Kopkiwi on 26-Sep-2016 14:27 (932 replies)
    Pages... 61 62 63


    Pocket money - your thoughts
    Created by ghettomaster, last reply by Geektastic on 23-Sep-2016 11:56 (32 replies)
    Pages... 2 3


    Buying without building consent/CCC?
    Created by Zeon, last reply by mattwnz on 26-Sep-2016 14:01 (15 replies)

    Car accident... whom is at fault?
    Created by Aaroona, last reply by mattwnz on 26-Sep-2016 13:26 (30 replies)
    Pages... 2