We have great news for Samsung fans and consumers who are interested in high quality photography. The Korean smartphone manufacturer has unveiled a new cameraphone, the Samsung Galaxy Camera 2. This new version of Galaxy Camera is a remarkable improvement over the previous one and should be available in the market soon.
The year 2014 is here, and Samsung has already started its unveiling new smart devices that will change the technology world. The company has just unveiled the Samsung Galaxy Camera 2, a new cameraphone and the successor to the original Galaxy Camera.
And as you must be expecting, there are a number of changes and improvements in the new model. For starters, the Galaxy Camera 2 has a new design, better processor, double RAM capacity, NFC connectivity and runs on a newer version of Android OS, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. The most important part is of course the camera so let’s get to the details.
The Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 has a 1/2.3″ BSI sensor with a 16.3 MP resolution. The device also has support for 21x optical zoom lens as well as optical image stabilization. The Galaxy Camera 2 also features pop-up xenon flash and a dedicated AF light. By the way, these are the exact same features present on the original Galaxy Camera.
Apart from the internal changes i.e. processor, RAM, battery etc. we don’t think that there are any differences between the Galaxy Camera 2 and Galaxy Camera. So if you liked the camera features of the original version but were not happy with the hardware specifications, then the Galaxy Camera 2 is the device for you!
Lastly, Samsung has not given any specific details about the pricing and availability, but we do know that the device will be showcased at CES 2014. The event will take place in Las Vegas from the 7th of January through the 10th. So stay tuned as we countdown to the 7th.
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 (Key specifications)
- 4.8-inch Super Clear LCD touchscreen display
- 720 x 1280 pixels screen resolution
- 306 ppi pixel density
- 1.6 GHz quad-core processor
- Dedicated Graphics
- 2 GB of RAM
- 8 GB of internal storage
- Up to 64 GB of expandable storage
- 2000mAh battery
- Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
- 16 MP camera
- 1/2.3″ BSI sensor
- 1080p videos at 30 fps
- 21x optical zoom lens
- Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)
- Xenon flash
- Dedicated AF light