bruce wayne, 23 Apr 2014Not very good idea to put real optical zoom in smartphone. There will be lot of very small and... moreThat sounds like a rival's sour grapes. Drop any phone and there is always a chance of something breaking even if you saw nothing happen on some lame youtube video. Solution: Try not to drop your phone.
Not very good idea to put real optical zoom in smartphone. There will be lot of very small and easy breakable mechanics...once you drop it you are f....d.
This is why Nokia didnt use real optical zoom and instead they put 41Mp sensor in it and invented oversampling
Jason, 23 Apr 2014I am very tempted to get this one... But i would want to see what Note 4 will offer first......Very good point. Though Zoom seems pretty sweet.
Maybe if the Zoom line eventually picks up enough traction Samsung would make it into a full fledged flagship. But ti be the full fledged flagship and camera it would cost more. Which is why it uses more basic specs.