Epson announced has introduced the US$299.99
PictureMate Show (,
a two-in-one digital photo frame and 4 x 6-inch
photo printer. It boasts a seven-inch, 16:9 tilt
digital photo display with 800 x 480 dpi (dots
per inch) WVGA resolution.

The PictureMate Show also offers 12 slideshow
formats for digital images, as well as a remote
control to conveniently view and display photos
in your home or office. Epson says it offers the
highest maximum print resolution in its class
(5760 x 1440 dpi). According to Stacey Tieu,
associate product manager, Consumer Ink Jets,
Epson Americ, additional features of the
PictureMate Show include:

° 270MB of internal memory to automatically store
hundreds of photos, run slideshows and reprint
images any time;

° The ability to print from all popular memory
cards via built-in card slots, USB thumb drives,
PictBridge devices, and PDAs or digital cameras
with an optional Bluetooth adapter;

° Durable, smudge, scratch, and water resistant
photos that resist fading up to 96 years under
glass and over 200 years in dark album storage;

° The ability to print custom sizes from 0.3 x 0.3 inches to 4 x 6 inches;

° Versatility with various layouts and color
effects, such as classic borders or borderless
options, mini-wallet, wallet, and 4 x 6 inches,
as well as black and white, sepia, or color;

° Photo editing features, including Auto Photo
Correction that automatically adjusts photos for
optimum color and balance, cropping capabilities,
red-eye removal, and more.