Epson PhotoPC 600 (1997)

The Epson PhotoPC 600 was a whole new model with higher resolution, built-in LCD screen, video output and memory card slot for (strange but true) Compact Flash cards (remember, the weird PhotoPC 550 has a SmartMedia card slot!). The camera was demonstrated at the IFA 1997 in Berlin. The camera was pretty versatile and had a few nice features. It came bundled with four rechargeable batteries and a charger, the bundled software allowed to create presentation slides from the taken photos that could be uploaded to the camera. So by hooking the camera up to a TV or projector, the presentation slides could be viewed. It was also possible to directly print the images on a Epson Stylus printer without the use of a computer (for this the optional Epson DirectPrint kit was needed though).


  • Brand: Epson
  • Model: PhotoPC 600
  • First mentioned: 1997
  • Marketed: yes
  • Imager Type: 0.81MP 1/3" CCD
  • Resolution: 1024x768
  • Internal Storage: 4MB
  • External Storage: Compact Flash
  • Lens: f=5mm /F2.8
  • Shutter: 1/8s - 1/500s (-flash) / 1/30s - 1/500s (+flash)
  • Aperture Range: F2.8 / F5.6 / F11
  • LCD screen size: 2" LCD
  • Size: 142.5 x 70 x 50mm
  • Weight: 250 gr.
  • Remarks: -

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