Minox "Limited Edition 24 Karat Gold Edition" Classic Digital Camera, 5 Megapixel, 4x Digital Zoom, 1.5" LCD Monitor

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About Minox

The MINOX Classic in the exclusive Gold Edition is a real delight for lovers of innovative photo technology with a touch of luxury. This extravagant miniature camera has become a much sought-after classic worldwide. In this gold edition it features a striking design of black and gold and comes in a dark, satin-lined wooden box with brass hinges. State-of-the-art technology in a classic look, delivering pin-sharp images rich in detail and natural color rendition. The Gold Edition is a special eye-catcher with its spectacular looks.

The new digital Classic Camera from Minox comes in a really stylish format. On the outside it features the miniaturized shell of the legendary Leica M3, designed in great detail, and inside it is packed with innovative technology in the form of a powerful digital camera. This new edition of the wee camera is a logical and up to date further development of the previous DCC model, and features a color monitor and a memory card slot

The State-of-the-art technology and optical systems behind the nostalgic look provide images of a brilliant quality. Functional controls have been discretely integrated in the body, including the 1.5 inch TFT color monitor. As a supplement to the optical viewfinder the display can optionally help the user compose the subject and provides information on the selected specific camera settings as well as on the number of images. At the same time the digital Minox is extremely easy to use and ther efor e excellently suited for those getting started in the world of digital photography.

Based on its innovative, striking appearance it's a real eye-catcher and guarantees unlimited photographic fun to people of all ages. In video mode it is possible to shoot film sequences with the wee DCC in AVI format. With a resolution of up to five mega pixels, the new Digital Classic Camera delivers detailed images with an impressing sharpness. And there's no need to worry about memory space. All data are stored on SD cards with a capacity of up to 2 GB. The engineers at Minox have been able to integrate a card slot in the small body next to the USB interface for transferring data to the computer.

In addition, there is a 32 MB internal memory available for storing files. And for the first time a built-in Li-ion battery provides the camera power supply. The DCC draws attention wherever it goes and its compact dimensions make it a permanent and attractive companion, ready to capture candid shots and memories of every occasion. It also serves as a reliable digital notebook

Minox Specifications

Image sensor
5.0 MP, CMOS Sensor (3.2 MP Hardware-resolution)
Image Resolution
Still: 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.2 MP), 2060 x 1920 pixels (5.0 MP interpolated)
Videoclip: 320 x 240 pixels
Internal Memory
32 MB Flash Memory
External Memory
SD-Card up to 2 GB
Image capacity
Super/high: approx. 20 images
Fine/high: approx. 30 images
Fine/low: approx. 50 images
Video: 60 seconds per Clip
Optical (Galilean-style)
1.5" TFT LCD color monitor
Compatible with MINOX Classic Camera Flash
4 elements glass lens with IR filter glass
Focal length
8.7 mm (= 42 mm compared to 35 mm film)
Lens aperture
4x digital zoom
Focus range
0.5 m, 1m, infinity
White Balance
Shutter speed
10 seconds
Power supply
Rechargeable Lithium-Ion-Battery/ USB-cable
Auto power-off
OFF-Mode (after 60s inactivity)
File Format
Still: JPEG, Videoclips: AVI
Microsoft Windows ME/2000/XP/MAC compatible
Computer Interface
Operating System Required
Microsoft Windows ME/2000/XP
Processor Required
Pentium-Processor or later
Memory Required
64 MB recommend
Video RAM Required
Video with 2-MB-RAM for displaying at least 16 Bit (High Color)
Port Required
74mm(L) x 47mm(B) x 44mm (H)
approx. 110g
Mfr #

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Reviewed by 2 customers

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


Great quality for its size


A true delight to own and use.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


The quality is everything I expected


Bought this camera primarily as a collector item, since it is a replica of the Leica M3. However, it has enough digital funtionality to use outdoors as a great travel camera. It is everything I would expect from Minox.

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