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Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom specs surface, 20MP camera in tow

24 March, 2014 | Read the news | Post your comment
Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom specs surface, 20MP camera in tow - read the full textNow that the Galaxy S5 is already official and headed to the shelves, Samsung is finally able to shift its attention to its stablemates. It appears that the second smartphone to join the Galaxy S5 lineup will be the camera centric Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom. A new leak has arrived, detailing the...

 

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> In reply to Jack @ 2014-03-29 11:53 from 2Pua - click to readAgreed. Dual sim for a phone that is supposed to be a travellers camera phone would have been a good move on their part.

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  • 2014-03-31 22:06
  • PZws

When Samsung make an S6 Zoom with Duel Sim Cards...
That will be the perfect phone to capture the market.

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  • 2014-03-29 11:53
  • 2Pua

"the Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom will be a slimmer body with no protruding lens" please let it be a sensible size! The S4 zoom was too much of a 'fatty' for me to use as a daily device - shame as a good phone and camera. Not sure about the idea of no lense though as i like the manual zoom control of the prior model and please for the love of god don't let it be software driven zooming like the lumias...

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  • 2014-03-25 23:08
  • PZws

> In reply to Marco M @ 2014-03-25 12:27 from 5i4e - click to readThat does not answer to what they claimed.
As well as in mobiles so far Samsung made better sensors and also made Sony's work better than Sony could.
The only sensor Sony has with an advantage was this one...which was mostly pixels.
So......on that one.
And in camera department Sony in no way even comes close to trashing Samsung.
So....on what level was that supposed to be a logical reply

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  • 2014-03-25 13:41
  • 4QSR

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-03-25 11:09 from 4QSR - click to readSony in example, if we're talking proper camera (pro compact and mirrorless system cameras).

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  • 2014-03-25 12:27
  • 5i4e

> In reply to jbpianist28 @ 2014-03-25 00:48 from 2CEE - click to readCompared to what imaginary opponent?

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  • 2014-03-25 11:09
  • 4QSR

> In reply to Jinno @ 2014-03-25 11:02 from v0qx - click to readWhat planet are you from????
They have been leaders in mobile cams only truly beaten by Nokia.
For years they brought the first to many mega pixel updates up to the 12Mp. And they were not just pixels. They were good camera. The Pixon 12 was one of the best for a couple years running.
And they brought first HD playback and recording. As well as 4k now too.
And did you see the Note comparison to the Lumia 1520???
Or how well the previous Zoom actually performed? It's only main disadvantage to Lumias was having less than half the pixels.
And there are many big names in true cameras that beat them for sure....But they are not on the bottom and their price point and excellent quality and features on the NX series make them really good....
So troll again?

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  • 2014-03-25 11:07
  • 4QSR

samsung will never be known to excel on image quality

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  • 2014-03-25 11:02
  • v0qx

> In reply to Boris Johnson @ 2014-03-24 23:27 from LaTB - click to readWhat do you think?

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  • 2014-03-25 09:36
  • nC7L

> In reply to DGAF @ 2014-03-25 06:14 from MfxG - click to readJust because it is written on a paper, doesn't mean it is not credible. Open up your mind, thank you.

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  • 2014-03-25 09:23
  • fxTP

> In reply to MdN8 @ 2014-03-25 04:06 from akvt - click to readTry putting the camera and phone in different pockets, it's just a matter of reorganizing. you can put your phone and wallet with keys inside it in one pocket and the other the phone, unless you have an ultra slim pants/pockets, then you're stuck with a 5x-10x zoomer.

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  • 2014-03-25 09:08
  • S9yh

> In reply to MUSTDOS @ 2014-03-24 22:25 from S9yh - click to readYeah right

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  • 2014-03-25 07:42
  • sSPH

Lets face it. I could write any specs down and post it online.
They look fake to me.

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  • 2014-03-25 06:14
  • MfxG

> In reply to MUSTDOS @ 2014-03-24 22:10 from S9yh - click to readCool, but you still can't use it as a phone = need to carry two devices. I have a Canon and a Nokia N8. Guess which one stays at home?
Phone is not better in everything, but it's more than good enough and always with me, always charged, ready to shoot in a second.
The only thing I sometimes miss is zoom, but then, some pros with Nikons don't even use zoom lens because it detracts them from having fun, looking for better viewpoints and ultimately taking better photos. To each his own, I guess. ;-)

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  • 2014-03-25 04:06
  • akvt

> In reply to jbpianist28 @ 2014-03-25 00:52 from 2CEE - click to readBut that also has Windows Phone which not everyone is fond of.

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  • 2014-03-25 03:54
  • QMXM

if you guys just want the best camera in a phone, why don't you guys go for the nokia lumia 1020? it beats the galaxy camera!

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  • 2014-03-25 00:52
  • 2CEE

> In reply to Samsung Insider @ 2014-03-24 17:54 from t}G5 - click to readthe nokia lumia sensor is bigger than this!

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  • 2014-03-25 00:50
  • 2CEE

no not the processing, it is the quality of the lens and sensor.
Samsung are cheap cameras and never preform the best!
its like they cut corners...

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  • 2014-03-25 00:48
  • 2CEE

shouldn't a camera phone be called a cone?

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  • 2014-03-25 00:08
  • Y6qb

> In reply to mclarenfan1968 @ 2014-03-24 17:05 from nC7L - click to readAre you trying to make a point?

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  • 2014-03-24 23:27
  • LaTB

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