By skitzo_zac
Aug 31, 2005
  1. Does the PSP have a camera built in or do you have to buy an external camera for it? Also I read that you need more software to watch videos is this true?
  2. smtkr

    smtkr TS Rookie Posts: 131

    The PSP does not have a built-in camera. I don't own a PSP, but as far as I know, you are going to need a means by which to:

    a) transform video into the appropriate resolution
    b) encode video into a compatible MPEG-4 format

    in order to watch videos from the memory stick. It should play the UMD videos without a hitch.
  3. skitzo_zac

    skitzo_zac TechSpot Chancellor Topic Starter Posts: 418


    But you buy an external camera for the PSP right?
  4. smtkr

    smtkr TS Rookie Posts: 131

    I'm not sure about accessories, but I know that you can put jpegs on it, so any digital camera will do if you have a means of getting the pictures onto the type of media that the PSP uses (I think it uses memory stick pro duo 2 or something like that--I don't pay attention to Sony 'standards').

    Does anyone have a PSP that can answer these questions better than me?
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