Go to the main index Going Digital - Aiptek Mini Pencam Compact

Small, light and smart Pen-type digital camera
High resolution VGA images with software upgrade to 1024 x 768 pixels
Built in 8 MB SDRAM memory.
1 year warranty
Plus much, much more!
Microsoft Windows 98SE /
ME / 2000 / XP
Pentium 200 MHz (or equivalent)
32 MB of RAM (64 MB rec.)
Video card with 4 MB of RAM
for minimum 24 bit (High
Color) display
4X speed CD-ROM
An available USB port
Mini PenCam camera
Wrist strap
Stand / base
USB cable
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


The PenCam Compact is a small, light, smart Pen-type 3-in-1 Digital Still Camera, Digital Camcorder and PC camera, giving you quality images without the need for cumbersome hardware or peripherals. Operated with just one hand, this stylish camera goes wherever you go. Seven bundled software packages offer smooth and complete image processing, editing and transmission of your photos and albums.


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


Hr 640 x 480pixels (VGA) , interpolate images to 1024 x 768 (via software)
 Lr 320 x 240pixels (QVGA)  

Image sensor

VGA (640x480)  CMOS

Internal memory

8 MB built-in SDRAM  

Image capacity

640 x 480- up to 26 pictures


320 x 240- up to 107 pictures

AVI Movie format

640 x 480 (Hr) 3 fps
1 320 x 240 (Lr)  9 fps

Image Control

Auto exposure, auto white-balance

Shutter speed

Electric variable speed

Frame counter

3 digit LCD display

Image format

BMP, AVI (through software)

Computer interface



10 seconds

Power saving

Auto off (30 seconds)

Power source

2 AAA alkaline batteries
1 USB port when plugged into PC

Standard Lens

4 elements glass

Camera dimensions

1.2" x 1.06" x 3.4"

Camera weight

? g (without battery)

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


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