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:

    Good riddance to Obama and his drones. Pakistani villagers will be saying the same.
    Created by amiga500, last reply by nathan on 23-Jan-2017 07:27 (110 replies)
    Pages... 6 7 8


    The President Of The USA: Donald Trump
    Created by TimA, last reply by gzt on 23-Jan-2017 07:19 (1870 replies)
    Pages... 123 124 125


    Headphones recommendations?
    Created by rayonline, last reply by joker97 on 22-Jan-2017 22:33 (16 replies)
    Pages... 2


    $1160 for a car battery??!!
    Created by jonathan18, last reply by alasta on 22-Jan-2017 17:20 (62 replies)
    Pages... 3 4 5


    Xtra email no longer receives on Outlook 2003 / Outlook 2011 for MAC
    Created by lNomNoml, last reply by hio77 on 22-Jan-2017 13:40 (45 replies)
    Pages... 2 3


    New Ford Mustang or Holden Commodore or alternatives
    Created by MikeB4, last reply by driller2000 on 21-Jan-2017 12:39 (63 replies)
    Pages... 3 4 5


    Spec check on laptop for GoPro editing please
    Created by martyyn, last reply by richms on 20-Jan-2017 17:23 (13 replies)

    New Unlimited Fixed Broadband
    Created by LivingSkinny, last reply by noroad on 19-Jan-2017 11:14 (55 replies)
    Pages... 2 3 4