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SANYO Electric Co. Ltd. is a leading company for energy and environment, providing solutions for energy, environment and lifestyle applications. SANYO's businesses are divided into three business domains: Energy, Ecology and Electronics. These three areas cover a broad range of products and services such as rechargeable batteries, photovoltaic systems, HVAC/R equipment, digital imaging devices, personal navigation systems, home appliances, electronic components and others. For further information, please visit SANYO's web site at

About The Digital Newsroom

The Bright Ideas Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Camilla Brown
Manifest London
t. +44 (0)203 1379 270


SANYO launches its most powerful underwater Dual Camera ever

SANYO has today launched its highest specification waterproof Dual Camera in the UK – the Xacti VPC-CA100. Waterproof up to 3m (10 feet) the Xacti CA100 is perfect for a wide range of activities, from snorkelling to snowboarding. The camera is the highest specification waterproof pocket camcorder:


  • Shoots  full 1080i HD footage and 14 mega-pixel still images
  • SD card compatiblity allows unlimited expandable memory
  • A wide-angle 35mm lens captures everything in crystal clear quality
  • The CA100 is watertight to a depth of 3 metres
  • 12x Double Range Advanced Zoom is a new high for waterproof pocket Dual Cameras
  • A built-in light/flash helps to brighten dark underwater scenes
  • Underwater setting auto adjusts colour and contrast ratios to ensure true-to-life colours
  • Eye-Fi compatibility allows users to upload video and images wirelessly to the web
  • A HDMI output ensures full HD playback is quick and easy on any HD screen
  • The CA100 is available in yellow, pink and black models
  • The Xacti CA100 is available today priced around £349

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‘Xactivate Your Passion’ competition gives you the chance to win $10,000

In association with the Metro newspaper, SANYO has launched an online video competition that gives voters the chance to win $10,000 or a Xacti VPC-CS1. The competition can be viewed here – where you can enter the competition by voting for your favourite video. British YouTube sensation and Japanese popstar Beckii Cruel has posted dedicated videos to the […]

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Coming soon to a pocket near you – the Xacti SH1

The SANYO SH1 is available to buy in the UK this week – bringing the power of 30x Advanced Zoom, full 1080i HD video capture and 10 mega-pixel still images to your pocket. The SANYO Xacti VPC-SH1 is available this week, priced around £399 The Xacti SH1 has a 30x Advanced Zoom functionality The camera incorporates […]

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