With its 16-megapixel sensor, a 21x optical zoom, 3G/4G connectivity, WiFi, GPS, a 4.8-inch touchscreen display, it has rapidly gained its extensive popularity.
Experience of a wide LCD screen Regarding the size of the camera, it is a little larger than the traditional ones for its protruding 21x zoom lens and gargantuan touchscreen. The bigger screen is quite different from any compact camera which offers a charm of shot in LCD screen.
Improved Lens The lens of the camera makes the difference with smartphone cameras is its optical zoom lens which enhances the capability of mobile photography. In the samrtphones, no optical zoom remains. With 21x zoom, The F2.8-5.9 4.1-86.1mm lens appears as a good choice of travel camera and can efficiently compete with other cameras. Acoustics is also fantastic and also the option of slow motion video.
One outstanding thing about the camera is the option to give voice commands. The camera can be operated without touch by giving voice commands only. Commands that can be given are as follows:
Take Pictures: say “smile,” “cheese,” “capture,” and “shoot.”
Record Video: say “record video.”Change to auto mode: say “auto settings.”
Change to beauty face mode: say “beauty face.”
Control zoom: say “zoom in” and “zoom out.”
Control flash: say “flash on” and “flash off.”
Go to Gallery: say “gallery.”
Take picture after 10 seconds: say "timer."
15 smart modes are incorporated in the camera that makes the difference with normal digital cameras. Some of these are Best Face (selects and changes facial expressions instantly), Beauty Face (takes softly focused portraits), Fireworks (captures fireworks at night) Light Trace (takes pictures of light trails using long exposure at night, Waterfall (captures waterfalls and flowing water), Silhouette (takes pictures of Silhouette with backlighting).
Samsung Galaxy Camera is very user friendly like other all round Android devices. It operates in three modes: Auto, Smart or Expert Mode PASM (Program, Aperture priority, Shutter priority, and Manual) options are available in Expert mode. There are also more common options such as a Macro, Panorama, Smart Night and Best Photo mode. Aperture priority, shutter priority and manual exposure also meet the appeal of experienced photographers.
A strong point for Galaxy Camera is its achievement in promoting social networking. Features of smartphones have been incorporated in the device that has added to its widespread popularity. The snaps taken can be shared instantly through Email, Google+, Dropbox having WiFi connection or 3G/4G or direct via Bluetooth, Share Shot, Buddy Photo Share. Apps in the Google Play store can be accessed easily.
Built in apps for photo editing
On board editing has added to the standout appeal of the camera. Samsung Galaxy has creative apps, like Photo Wizard, Instagram and Paper Artist preloaded in it. Paper Artist helps to give artistic effect to photos whereas Photo Wizard helps to insert text, music in videos and shuffle video scenes. Hundreds of editing tools can be availed by installing apps to enhance image quality.
Instant sharing with Share Shot
The camera avails the cool Share Shot that helps the users share photos or video instantly once a photo or video has been captured. It helps to share photos with up to 5 other Wi-Fi direct devices within range and let the friends and family of users get updated with the user’s latest state.
There are some shortcomings we discovered for the phone. The image quality, resolution and details are great in good lighting and with the right subjects, with good detail and resolution but it offer some problem in darkness. Sometimes image noise occurs while using high ISO settings. Another problem is the camera only saves images in JPEG format and it does Not have ability to shoot RAW.
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