Sony says the frame is capable of handling footage taken from HD camcorders, plus you can always load up your own digital copies of movies as long as they’re in the correct format. Some other features include 2GB of internal storage for pictures, video and music, display and effects modes to easily create original photo slideshows, and support for USB thumb drives, SD, SDHC, SDXC Memory Card and Memory Stick PRO Duo.
Display all your photos and possibly catch up on those old Harry Potter movies with these tablet-sized screens, when they’re available in September from the Sony Style Store starting at $120.
Read the Official Press Release:
The new Sony HD Series S-Frame™ Digital Photo FrameThe HD Series S-Frame™ digital photo frames let consumers display their favorite memories with innovative, high-quality features, including Full HD video (1920×1080/60p*) playback. The new models offer AVCHD and MP4 video playback, allowing consumers to view detailed, realistic video with vivid colors and contrast directly on the units’ high-resolution LED backlight LCD screen.
An advanced image processor scales and displays content up to 192 megapixels, making these frames capable of handling footage taken with even the most advanced digital cameras or HD camcorders, including Sony’s Alpha (A-mount/E-mount), Bloggie®, Cyber-shot®, and Handycam® family of products. A variety of display and effects modes makes creating fun and original photo slideshows a breeze. Slideshow options include Clock, Calendar, Time Machine and Random.
Additionally, the internal memory can store up to 40 songs allowing you to enjoy background music while viewing photos or watching slideshows. Supported audio formats are mp3, AAC, and Linear PCM.
Digital images can be loaded onto the frames’ internal memory from a USB thumb drive or several types of media cards, including SD, SDHC, SDXC Memory Card and Memory Stick PRO Duo™. All models support JPEG and Alpha’s RAW (thumbnail preview) image file formats.
DPF-HD1000 (10” WSVGA LCD): $169.99
DPF-HD800 (8” WVGA LCD): $139.99
DPF-HD700 (7” WVGA LCD): $119.99
*Low frame rate playback
**Supported Movie Formats
File format resolution
MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 Max. 1920 x 1080
MPEG-4 Visual Max. 1280 x 720
MPEG-1 Video Max. 720 x 576
Motion JPEG Max. 1280 x 768
Frame Rates Max. 60p
Bit Rates Max. 28Mbps