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• Interpolate your pictures to
a 1024 x 768 resolution
• Micro-glass lens for improved picture quality.
• Enlarge your own photos and print out as many copies as
you like.  Stop paying
outlandish developing fees!
• 1 year warranty
• Plus much, much more!
• Microsoft Windows 98 /
ME / 2000 / XP
• P 200 MHz (or equivalent)
• 32 MB of RAM (64 MB rec.)
• Video card with 2 MB of RAM
for minimum 16 bit (High
Color) display
• 4X speed CD-ROM
• An available USB port
• PenCam 2 camera
• Stand / base
• USB cable
• Wrist strap
• User's guide

Camera Manager


Microsoft NetMeeting


CyberLink VideoLiveMail


ULead Photo Express S.E.


ULead VideoStudio


ULead Cool 360


ULead Photo Explorer


Driver Download


Technical Support


Windows XP Installation




Windows XP F.A.Q.'s

PenCam 2

New trends in today’s technology marketplace have brought about a movement towards smaller, more compact devices that still retain all of the features and functions of their predecessors.  Tapping into this exciting new market, Aiptek Inc. has just released a device that is not only more convenient than its predecessors, but one that also boasts some remarkable new additions.  

The PenCam 2’s compact size and durable design make it a great tool for a variety of applications.  It’s so convenient, you can slip it into your pocket, and take it with you everywhere!  This exciting new product is unlike any other on the market.  Already a great device simply for the convenience that its compact size offers, it also boasts an abundance of valuable features.  You get so many options without the added hassle of carrying around more tools and bulky hardware.  For convenience and versatility at a price that you can afford, the Aiptek PenCam 2  truly is an unparalleled value.   


Digital still camera mode
1 PC camera mode
1 Digital camcorder mode


640 x 480 pixels (VGA), 320 x 240 pixels (SIF)
1 Interpolate images to 1024 x 768 (via software)

Image sensor


Internal memory

8 MB built-in SDRAM

Image capacity

VGA (640 x 480)- up to 26 pictures


SIF (320 x 240)- up to 107 pictures

PC Mode frame rate

VGA 3 fps, SIF 9 fps


10 seconds

Image format

BMP, AVI (through software)

Computer interface


Power saving

Auto off (30 seconds)

Power source

2 AAA alkaline batteries
1 USB port when plugged into PC

Battery Life

2 weeks

View Angle

54 degrees

Camera dimensions

5.6" x 1.35" x 1.0"

Digital CameraYou can take the PenCam with you anywhere.  Take snapshots in either high resolution, or low resolution.  In Hr, you can take up to 26 snapshots.  In Lr, you can take 107 snapshots.  After downloading the pictures taken, you can edit any of the photos.  

Digital Camcorder-  You can also take video with your PenCam.  In high resolution, you can take up to 7 seconds of full live motion video.  In low resolution, you can take up to 20 seconds of full live motion video.  

PC Camera-  Attach the camera to your system using the supplied USB cable. Then open any of the video-based programs included to use the PenCam as a PC camera. Try using it for video-conferencing in a program like Microsoft NetMeeting

Digital Camera Manager
Video Camera Configuration Software
Microsoft NetMeeting
Internet Communication Software
More info
CyberLink VideoLive Mail
Desktop Video Mail Software
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Ulead Video Studio
The Fastest Way to Create Great Videos
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Ulead Cool 360
Photo Panorama Software
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Ulead Photo Explorer
Visual File Management Software
More info


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