Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 Review

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June 11, 2014 | Mark Goldstein |

Specifications

 

Network/Bearer and Wireless Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n 2.4GHz / 5GHz
  • Wi-Fi Direct Yes
  • Bluetooth Profiles 4.0
  • Connectivity Support HDMI 1.4
  • PC Sync. KIES

OS

  • OS>Android 4.3 (Jellybean)

Image Sensor

  • Sensor Type BSI CMOS
  • Sensor Size 1/2.3"
  • Effective Pixel Approx. 16.3M
  • Total Pixel Approx. 17M

Lens

  • Focal Length f = 4.1 ~ 86.1mm (35mm film equivalent: 23 ~ 483mm)
  • F No. 2.8 (W) ~ 5.9 (T)
  • Optical Zoom 21x Zoom Lens

Image Stabilisation

  • Mode Optical Image Stablization

Display

  • Technology HD Super Clear LCD (TFT)
  • Colour Depth 16M
  • Size 4.8"
  • Resolution 1280 x 720 (HD)

Chipset

  • CPU Type Quad Core Application Processor
  • CPU Speed

    • Type 1.6GHz

Memory

  • Memory 8G Byte (including read-only sections such as Android operating system)

Sensors

  • Sensors Accelerometer, Geo-magnetic, Gyro-sensor, Gyro-sensor (for OIS)

Physical Specification

  • Dimension (HxWxD) 71.2 x 132.5 x 19.3mm
  • Weight 283g

Colour

  • Colour White, Neo Black

Connectors

  • USB USB 2.0
  • Earjack 3.5pi 4pole, Stereo
  • External Memory Slot MicroSD (up to 64GB)
  • Connector Micro USB

Battery

  • Capacity 2000mAh
  • USB Chargeable Yes
  • Still Image Capturing 400 shots. Based on CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association) testing standards
  • Video Recording 125min
  • Audio playback 45hr
  • Video Playback 5hr
  • Internet use 7hr

Location

  • Location GPS / GLONASS available

Focusing

  • Type TTL Auto Focus (Centre AF, Continuous AF, Multi AF, Face Detection AF)
  • Range Normal: 80cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 350cm ~ Infinity (Tele) Macro: 10cm ~ 80cm (Wide), 150cm ~ 350cm (Tele) Auto Macro: 10cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 150cm ~ Infinity (Tele)

Shutter Speed

  • Shutter Speed Auto: 1/8 ~ 1/2000sec Manual: 16 ~ 1/2000sec

Exposure

  • Control Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual Exposure
  • Metering System Multi, Spot, Centre-weighted, Face Detection AE
  • Compensation ±2EV (1/3EV steps)
  • ISO Equivalent Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200

Flash

  • Mode Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash Off, Red-eye fix
  • Range Wide: 0.5m ~ 3.8m (ISO Auto), Tele: 0.5m ~ 1.8m (ISO Auto)
  • Recharging Time Approx. 4sec.

White Balance

  • Mode Auto WB, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L, Tungsten, Custom Set, Colour Temperature

Still Image

  • Shooting 1. Auto 2. Smart (28 Modes): Smart mode suggest, Beauty face, Best photo, Selfie Alarm, Continuous shot, Best face, Colour bracket, Kids shot, Landscape, Dawn, Snow, Macro, Food, Party / indoor, Action freeze, Rich tone (HDR), Panorama, Waterfall, Animated photo, Drama, Eraser, sound & shot, Interval, Silhouette, Sunset, Night, Fireworks, Light trace 3. Expert Control (5 Modes): P (Program), A (Aperture Priority), S (Speed Priority), M (Manual), User 4. My Modes
  • Image Size 16M: 4608 x 3456 (4:3), 14MP: 4608 x 3072 (3:2), 12MW: 4608 x 2592 (16:9), 10M: 3648 x 2736 (4:3), 10MP: 3960 x 2640 (3:2), 9.2MW: 4096 x 2304 (16:9), 5M: 2592 x 1944 (4:3), 3M: 1984 x 1488 (4:3), 2MW: 1920 x 1080 (16:9), 1M: 1024 x 768 (4:3)
  • Effect No effect, Vignette, Grey-scale, Sepia, Vintage, Faded colours, Turquoise, Tint, Cartoon, Moody, Rugged, Oil pastel, Fisheye

Movie Clip

  • Recording * Movie Size: 1920 x 1080 (30fps), 1280 x 720 (60fps), 1280 x 720 (30fps), 640 x 480 (60fps), 640 x 480 (30fps), 320 x 240 (30fps) * Multi Motion: 768 x 512 (120fps)
  • Effect No effect, Vignette, Grey-scale, Sepia, Vintage, Faded colours, Turquoise, Tint, Cartoon, Moody, Rugged, Oil pastel, Fisheye

Services and Applications

  • Samsung Apps Yes
  • ChatON, mFluent IM ChatON
  • Special Features Tag & Go, Dropbox, Story Album, Samsung Link, Group Play, Xtremera, Paper Artist, Gallery, Photo wizard, Video Editor, S-Voice

Audio and Video

  • Video Format AVI, MP4 / 3GP, WMV, FLV, MKV, WEBM
  • Video Resolution Full HD (1080p) Video Recording & Playback
  • Video Frame rate 30fps
  • Audio Format MP3, AAC, AMR, WMA, OGG, FLAC, 3GA / M4A, WAV

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