Pandigital Unveils Digital Greeting Cards
By Greg Tarr On Mar 12 2010 - 10:50am
ANAHEIM, CALIF. — Pandigital is
showing at this week’s PMA Show
its recently introduced Photo Greeting
Card line — a selection of greeting
cards with a built-in LCDs that can
show digital photos.
The cards allow quickly uploading
and displaying up to 50 digital photos on
a 1.44-inch digital photo screen. Photos
automatically play back as a slideshow,
the company said.
Pandigital is shipping the greeting
cards now at a $9.99 suggested retail,
“These new Digital Photo Greeting
Cards extend the concept of the greeting
card by allowing consumers to send
a truly personal greeting to family and
friends,” stated Dean Finnegan, Pandigital
CEO and founder. “These cards
are available for most special occasions
and are so unique that the card can actually
be the gift.”
Each card comes preloaded with
easy-to-use photo-transfer software
that is both Mac and PC compatible.
Consumers simply use a USB cable
to connect the card’s mini USB
jack to a home computer.
Users follow a few easy steps to
select the photos to be shared on
the card. The cards accept JPEG,
GIF and BMP photo formats.
Additionally, consumers receiving
the card can save the
photos on the card to a home
computer by the same process.
The new Pandigital Digital
Photo Greeting Cards come in a
selection of styles and designs,
including sentiments for love,
thinking of you, anniversaries, congratulations,
birthdays, happy holidays and
Each card turns on and off as the card
opens and closes for a dynamic greeting
card experience. If the card is left
open, it will automatically turn off after
five minutes to preserve battery life.
Each card will last for up to two and half
hours of total battery life.