updated 10:15 am EDT, Mon May 8, 2000
Epson has introduced the PhotoPC 3000Z, a three-megapixel digital camera with 3x optical zoom, 25-second video clip feature, and a hot shoe for an external flash and manual controls. The $1,000 camera also features HyPict image-enhancement technology, a 16 MB CompactFlash card, four rechargeable AA NiMH batteries and USB compatibility. Currently, the company is offering a $100 mail-in rebate on the purchase of any digital camera, printer and scanner combination. There is a $50 rebate for those who purchase any Epson digital camera and a Stylus printer or scanner.