New Samsung Camera Tech May Find Home on Galaxy S5

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Samsung is now debuting a new in-house imaging technology that it says will be integrated into high-end mobile devices, which could mean that the camera sensor may make its way into Samsung’s Galaxy S5 flagship in spring 2014. ISOCELL will help cameras on smartphones capture more light and retain increased sharpness, boasting superior performance to […]

Burberry Teases iPhone 5S Slow Motion iSight Camera Results

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Just how good is the new 8-megapixel iSight camera in the iPhone 5s? It’s good enough to record videos and capture still images of a fashion show for luxury brand Burberry in London thanks to a partnership with Apple that would make late co-founder Steve Jobs proud. Jobs has stated in the past that Apple […]

Xperia Z1 Reign Short Lived as Sony Prepping Xperia Z2 Successor

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The problem with Android devices is that their lifespans are usually shorter than one year. Given that most American customers are stuck in a two-year contract, choosing an Android device at launch would mean that there may be two or three new devices that would get released before the customer they are able to renew […]

15 iPhone 5S Features You’ll Actually Care About

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The iPhone 5S is official and while it looks like the iPhone 5, there is a brand new iPhone under the hood and there are a lot of new iPhone 5S features that iPhone users can look forward to when the iPhone 5S release date arrives later this month. Apple announced a collection of new […]

Sony QX10 and QX100 Smartphone Lenses Official

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During Sony’s press conference at IFA 2013 in Berlin, the company just made official its heavily-leaked QX10 and QX100 smartphone lenses. These lenses are a bit different than just your normal DSLR glass, as they come with NFC and WiFi built in to easily pair with your smartphone, which means it doesn’t actually attach and […]

Power Player: Sony Xperia Z1 Specs Confirmed Ahead of IFA Launch

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The Sony Xperia Z1 just was prematurely announced thanks to a leaked press release ahead of the press event scheduled for September 4 in Berlin. The device, also known by its Honami code name, is designed to be Sony’s flagship phone and a successor to the Xperia Z that was launched earlier this year. Following […]

Connectivity Comes at a Premium on Galaxy NX Camera U.S. Pricing

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Samsung has finally released pricing information for its mirrorless smart camera system known as the Galaxy NX, a photography tool aimed an prosumers and enthusiasts that’s based on Google’s Android OS and comes with interchangeable lenses. Unlike the existing Galaxy Camera sold in the U.S. and the international Galaxy S4 Zoom, the Galaxy NX’s more […]

Galaxy Note 3 4K Video Capture Rumored to Compensate for Missing OIS

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It was reported that due to component shortages, the camera on Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3 that will debut in early September won’t come with optical image stabilization. Now, we’re hearing that to compensate for the missing OIS feature, Samsung will bless the rear-facing camera on the Galaxy Note 3 phablet with 4K Ultra HD (UHD) […]

9 Exciting Smartphones for Fall 2013: iPhone 5S, Sony Honami & More

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2013 is shaping up to be quite the year for smartphone launches with powerful, drool-worthy devices that either have launched or are launching soon. Sony’s Xperia Z kicked off the year in style with a 1080p display and elegant styling that hides its waterproof and dustproof capabilities. In the first half of the year, we […]

Newly Leaked Photos of Sony i1 Honami Confirms 20-Megapixel Camera

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Newly leaked images of Sony’s oft-rumored i1 Honami smartphone reveals the handset’s design in detail, including the dedicated “G” branding for the optics system, an f/2.3 aperture, and confirms the 20.7-megapixel camera sensor making it an imaging powerhouse as Sony looks to compete in the camera phone space against the Lumia 1020 from Nokia and Samsung’s Galaxy […]

Why Nikon, Canon Should Be Afraid of Sony Honami’s Interchangeable Lenses

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When images of the Sony Honami smartphone along with the interchangeable lens units emerged yesterday in high resolution, the Internet was abuzz proclaiming the camera-centric approach as a threat to Nokia’s famed Lumia smartphones and Samsung’s Android-based Galaxy S4 Zoom phone. However, Sony may not even be targeting the point-and-shoot market that its rivals are […]

iPhone 5S: Dual-Color, Dual LED Flash Could Capture Better Photos

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For a brighter flash with more realistic colors when images are captured in the dark, we’re learning that Apple may use two different colors for the dual LED flash on the iPhone 5S’s camera. Previously we had seen a rear camera housing for the next generation flagship iOS smartphone that suggests Apple would add a […]

LG G2′s 13-Megapixel Camera Challenges HTC One, Nokia Lumia

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On the latest LG G2 smartphone, the manufacturer is highlighting its new 13-megapixel camera with optical image stabilization technology as a key feature of the device. According to LG, the OIS technology not only helps users photos that are sharper without camera shake, but also helps users take better photos in low light features. OIS, […]

iPhone 5C to Inherit iPhone 5′s 8-Megapixel Camera Sensor

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According to a recent leak of parts that are said to belong the iPhone 5C, Apple may give the low cost smartphone the same 8-megapixel camera sensor as today’s flagship iPhone 5. This would indicate that although the iPhone 5C may cost less than the incoming flagship iPhone 5S when both devices debut this fall, […]