When in doubt, change colors. Samsung has perfected that tactic, and it's applied the concept to its NV3 line of combo MP3-playing, 7-megapixel cameras.
The original model in basic black got a Oriental Plant Lacquer" that Gadget Candy says is environmentally friendly.from fellow Craver Will Greenwald last year, but it appears that Samsung thought it was time for a makeover. But rather than slap on some cheap lipstick, the NV3 is now finished in stainless steel or, more exotically, "
Oh, by the way, the price of these newly outfitted cameras is considerably higher--about $450 for the lacquered version vs. $250 for the original black. But we're sure that had nothing to do with Samsung's marketing strategy.