Videophone Set Lets You Send and Receive Digital Video and Pictures Over the Phone

  • Send real-time video or pictures to friends
  • Use them as picture frames to display a photo or a slideshow of photos
  • No additional phone charges to use

    Don't just talk on the phone with your loved ones! With the Beamer FX? Videophone, you can add instant live, color motion video to your phone calls. This set of two videophones is perfect for family members living across the country. It even lets you display and send digital pictures! The Beamer FX? Videophones work from any standard analog phone line on any home phone, even cordless! No special wiring or services fees are required, and there is no additional cost for your phone calls.

    Beamer FX? sets up in three easy steps. Simply plug your phone into Beamer FX? Videophone, plug Beamer FX? Videophone into your wall phone jack, and plug in the power adapter. That's all that's needed in order to use your Beamer FX? Videophone as a videophone and digital picture frame. The Beamer FX? Videophone features a clear, bright 3.5" TFT LCD flat-screen display.

    The quality of your video call depends on the quality of your phone line; you can also adjust the video sharpness by adjusting the balance between detail and movement. Send pictures back and forth during your video calls. You can each save up to 12 pictures in your Beamer FX? Albums, including snapshots and pictures received during video calls and pictures from memory cards.

    You can also use your Beamer FX? Videophone as a digital picture frame, to display photos while you're not on a video call. Pictures can be selected in a variety of ways. Friends can send them during calls, or you can save them from multiple memory cards. Once pictures have been saved, you can play a slideshow of pictures or display one picture continuously, so you'll always have your family and friends nearby.

    The Beamer FX Videophone is also available . Vialta also makes a (available alone or in . Beamer TV displays a live video image on your television screen.


    Vialta Product No.:

    8.6" H x 1.9" D x 6" W (each)

    Fully ITU-T standard H.324 compliant

    CIF: 352 x 288 pixels; QCIF: 176 x 144 pixels; SQCIF: 128 x 96 pixels

    3.5" Active Matrix TFT LCD

    Imaging Device:
    1.4" CMOS, 101k pixels

    Dynamic Range:
    > 72dB

    Minimum Illumination:
    < 3 lux@f1.2

    RJ-11 phone line jack, power input jack

    Phone lines

    Power Consumption:
    18 watts

    Operating Voltage (AC Adapter):
    100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz

    CompactFlash (Type I), SmartMedia, SD, MultiMediaCard, MemoryStick supported

    File System:
    MS-DOS compatible

    File Format:

    Video Input:
    Built-in CMOS camera

    Video Output:
    Built-in TFT LCD screen

    Audio Input/Output:
    Telephone handset or speakerphone

    Network Interface:
    GSTN (RJ11) modem

    Transmission Speed:
    33.6Kbps max.

    Slideshow Duration Options:
    60 or 120 minutes; 3 seconds, 5 seconds, or 7 seconds per slide

    Slideshow Transition Options:
    Curtain, blooming, or vertical blinds

    FCC compliant

    1 year, limited

  • 2 Beamer FX

  • 2 Standard 3-foot phone cords (RJ-11)

  • 2 AC power adapters

  • 2 User's guides

  • 2 Warranty cards