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PhilR.
12-05-2004, 11:20 AM
Hi all,

Just came back from Wal-Mart, where I looked at dc's for a few minutes. I was just amazed at what you can buy these days! You can buy a 3.2mp Olympus w/3x optical for under $150. I remember when something like that would run you close to $500 (ok, not a big feat, as it wasn't that long ago). There were several other comparable cameras from the major manufacturers for that price as well, including a nice little 2mp Nikon. I knew you could get into digital photography quite nicely for under $200, but I didn't know you could do it for under $150....

Now if only the price of those large flat-panel TV's would come down to that level....

Any comments?

PhilR.

ktixx
12-05-2004, 11:27 AM
Thats the life of technology, as new products and technology come out, the older technology goes down in price. Remember the days when a DVD player cost $1000? now you can pick a cheap one up for $30 bucks.
Ken