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5 megapixel Motorola ZN5 gets reviewed

13 June, 2008 | Read the news | Post your comment
5 megapixel Motorola ZN5 gets reviewed - read the full textEven though it hasn't been officially announced yet the Motorola ZN5 has just gone through its first review. Packing some exciting features the ZN5 is probably the most eagerly expected phone by the American company. The highlight of the Linux-powered device is its 5 megapixel auto focus camera....


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> In reply to Sea-Breeze @ 2008-10-18 03:33 from ft0y - click to readPhoto quality is good, but auto flash is very sensitive. I has been tried take picture indoor with enough light..flash still fire, and the result blown..

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  • 2010-02-26 06:50
  • Qxpq

Actually all indoor pictures shows horrible noise .. what is that ! is that the kodak Quality ??????????????????

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  • 2008-10-18 03:33
  • ft0y

After looking at the plant photo and seening those horrible noise in picture ... Kodak quality sucks...

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  • 2008-10-18 03:31
  • ft0y

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  • 2008-06-26 05:56
  • TIE7

Motorola Alexander leaked :
- 8 Megapixel kamera with Kodak
-NVidia chip to handle both video & 3D Graphics
-Symbian UIQ 4.0
-Release October (or maybe in Q4)

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  • 2008-06-24 08:32
  • M@T2

this is a very interesting device..the presence of 3.5mmm jack & wi-fi is enough..not many people care about GPS & UMTS/HSDPA..Here in the Philippines, not many people surf the internet through their celphones & only a few makes video call..

N82 is still a more powerful device but it's thick & the design is not that good.If ZN5's camera & xenonflash can keep up with N82 then i guess it's a good buy coz it will be cheaper.

For a while, i thought Motorola would be closing but it seems, for the first time in years, they will come up with a lucrative offering. If the price of ZN5 is right (i think it shouldnt cost above $350.00), Motorola's sales might go up again.

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  • 2008-06-23 12:09
  • UD}w

See below link to find what ZN5 is capable of..

All pics were taken from ZN5..just stunning...

Beats all 5MP camera's from other phone maker ..

I use a N95...but ZN% picks just beats it handsdown...!!

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  • 2008-06-23 11:48
  • PUZe

probably ur son will be using 4G. asia already have 3G ok.

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  • 2008-06-21 12:10
  • PGHx

wen the hell is it gonna be released?!?!?!?!?!?!

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  • 2008-06-20 13:11
  • 2AnI

> In reply to olie @ 2008-06-15 18:35 from ygrv - click to readMy friend Olie,maybe u r right. No 3G in Asia, cause now Asia have 3.5G(HSDPA/HSUPA/HSPA).
Like other GSMArena lover, now I'm waiting for 4G in my country.

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  • 2008-06-19 19:01
  • p$Kx

Nokia : CarlZeiss-Tessar
Samsung : Samsung
Motorola : Kodak
Sony Ericsson : Canon
LG : Schneider-Kreuznach

Who is the best or the cheapest?

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  • 2008-06-19 18:46
  • p$Kx

what a brilliant idea!! the part of the phone housing the camera is thick to accomodate a bigger focal length n sensor. Brilliant MOTO!

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  • 2008-06-17 14:46
  • 2@xH

I told you that the picture quality of the ZN5 does not suck! Take a look at the newest camera samples of the ZN5...very high quality I must say. Motorola will never go down without a fight!!!!!!!

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  • 2008-06-17 12:21
  • Rxc5

> In reply to olie @ 2008-06-15 18:35 from ygrv - click to readnot really... some already have. not having a 3g is a real drawback because like what i did with my n95 8gb, i snap and i upload on the spot to flickr. so i would really be a happy guy if that zn5 has 3g capability even if they dont put it with video call; just for the data service.

although it is beta, but it looks promising... for a cameraphone... i wonder how its night shot is?

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  • 2008-06-17 03:29
  • MAun

> In reply to olie @ 2008-06-15 18:35 from ygrv - click to readSo you are saying that "ALL" countries in Asia still doesn't have 3G?? Shut up! Don't you know that in the Philippines the 3G network has been available since June 2005?? Yes take note, "SINCE JUNE 2005"!! So don't generalize!
And I guess this Motorola ZN5 can't really beat the N82, a contrary to what you've said. You're way tooooo ambitious!. We all know that this is just the first 5 mp cameraphone from Motorola so don't ever dare to compare this to those NSeries phones!
Go go go Moto!

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  • 2008-06-16 14:40
  • M@T2

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2008-06-16 11:27 from iS%H - click to readFinally, someone who understands me. This ZN5 is NOT YET the final build, so expect a lot of changes in the retail version. All of us here have no right to criticize some product which has not been reviewed and experienced HANDS-ON thoroughly. Get me?

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  • 2008-06-16 12:03
  • R5v$

i think nobody has the right to critique a phone that they've NEVER handled yet. as much as they want to put down a brand/model/future release, they can only SPECULATE. sample pics shown here, AGAIN are BETA SAMPLES. meaning they MAY NOT BE the actual quality of pics in the final commercial release. and stop comparing models/brands if you guys don't know what "product positioning" means.

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  • 2008-06-16 11:27
  • iS%H

And Sony has an 8.1 Mpixel phone out soon... With HSDPA and WiFi. LOL

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  • 2008-06-16 07:13
  • mv84

> In reply to Altec @ 2008-06-16 06:20 from M@T2 - click to readwrong, 2051 that is.

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  • 2008-06-16 06:37
  • Y9Bk

wow the camera take bad cant even beat my fuji...

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  • 2008-06-16 06:37
  • Y9Bk

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