The world’s foremost imaging innovator, Kodak has announced the launch of its first pocket digital video camera – Kodak Zi6, which offers uncomplicated HD video capture (720p at 60 frames per second), along with YouTube upload functionality.

“Today’s connected consumers increasingly turn to video to express themselves and connect with others. The KODAK Zi6 Pocket Video Camera satisfies their thirst for an HD video camera that is simple to use and can go anywhere life takes them,” said John Blake, General Manager Digital Capture and Devices, Vice President, Eastman Kodak Company. “With the launch of the Zi6 Pocket Video Camera, consumers now have a high-quality solution from the trusted brand in digital imaging.”

Advanced Features Of KODAK Zi6:

  • Capture video in HD quality on this fun and super simple pocket video camera (720p at 60 fps with 16:9 aspect ratio)
  • Vibrant 2.4-inch TFT LCD screen
  • Upload your videos to YouTube quickly and easily using the built-in USB and dedicated ARCSOFT video software
  • Record hours of video with the expandable SD/SDHC card slot (up to 32 GB)
  • Experience your videos on HDTV in stunning HD quality with included cables.
  • Edit videos, add pictures and music, and share your creation anywhere with the included video software CD
  • Go green with included pre-charged AA Ni-MH rechargeable batteries and battery charger
  • Catch the highlights with slow motion playback right in the palm of your hand

The new and simple-to-use Kodak Zi6 Pocket Video Camera is expected to be available from late September 2008 for about $180.