Find out in our full comparison of the cameras found on iPhone 5s and Samsung Galaxy S5. At one point I'd have disagreed with you. You can apply selective focus on the live view, too. It does give the camera so extra stability, but it's also awkward to use. On the other hand, too often it would tell me that it couldn't work out what I was taking a picture of, so the picture couldn't be altered after the snap. Panning is another new one that seems to work like an action freeze-frame shot.
I do hate it when it complains about my simm and still thinks it is a Verizon phone. Samsung has dialled these down massively since the over-complicated S4, and it really helps. The ported apps don't have the same experience, so it will take more effort on the developers' part. It was launched in White and Black colours. But if it sounds like I'm railing against the camera in the Samsung Galaxy S5, then apologies — I'm certainly not. Doesn't the reviewer know that the smartphone market is dominated by the Apple iPhone? If you use your Galaxy S3 a lot for taking pictures we would recommend the use of a case.
This post will be updated with the release date and pricing when we know it soon. It's one of only a few devices on the market to offer 4K video recording as well - however, I think we're at least a year or two off needing such a capability, and it will certainly require more storage to shoot in this high-res format for now, regardless of how it looks. You read that right six cores, but slightly different speeds in an effort to achieve a harmonious balance between performance and power-savings. It's true the brush bristles show more detailed on the S5, but I have a hard time noticing a clear difference overall I'm not saying it's not true, just that maybe it's not that obvious to me looking at the comparison image. Virtual Tour is sort of like Google's Photo Sphere app, where it can compile a 360-degree view of your surroundings, which is then played in a video. You can view a selection of sample images I took during my review time with the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini on the next page. The device's front-facing camera should clock in at 2.
My friend has an S2 which works about the same as the S3. Fully agree, this is all subjective. Some contrasty portions are sharper with the S5, but low-contrast details are seriously a couple years behind, according to the comparison images in this review. Great review as usual on dpreview well, connect , congrats for your work. So for the money, i am ok with it. Some photos came out a little darker than I expected, some not quite as crisp.
It is a very good phone, particularly when you look at all of its parts separately. There are four customizable short-cut buttons on the Galaxy S3's lock screen, one of them takes you directly to the camera app. Once inside the camera app you can set the volume rocker switch on the side of the S% Mini to either control the zoom level, record video or act as a shutter key - the latter of which I found the most useful. The display on the Galaxy S5 Zoom is expected to come in a bit smaller than the Galaxy S5, at 4. Here's a search on iphones sold by amazon: Yes, the placement is stupid, but you can drag it to your favorite settings that stay always on screen. Straight Talk Samsung Galaxy S5 S902L.
But I'm not going to but a half done concept like the 1020 I say half done based on the inferiority in camera to the 808 in stills and shot to shot time, and also the points I mentioned above. Surely the comparison should be against the 5s. Unfortunately, the site doesn't appear to have benchmarks for the Galaxy S5 on hand, so we can't make the obvious direct comparison. The lamination under the bottom left side of the screen looks awful. Unfortunately the shutter cannot be assigned to any of the phone's physical buttons. I don't know what else is wrong with it cause I never got passed the set up process.
On the one hand, it can work in macro mode, which means you can take some close up shots and have the background blur out, which is what you'd want and can't be done on some competitors. Who needs a physical shutter button with that feature? Samsung Galaxy S5 mini summary Samsung Galaxy S5 mini smartphone was launched in July 2014. I think S4 or Nexus devices are much better options than Samsung Galaxy S5. DeviceSpecifications is not responsible for any omissions, inaccuracies or other errors in the information it publishes. I've mentioned it already, but for some reason it can take a few seconds to boot up the camera, which is way longer than the competition. Facebook: Twitter: Google+: Vote For Your Favorite Smartphone: Win Free Phones: Visit for all the latest cell phone news, reviews, and more. I loved my Nokia N8 until it died, and would like to have that sort of capability in my phone again.
It can be set to On, Off or Auto mode. The heart beat sensor, for instance, is unique for the Galaxy S5, while something like the Finger Scanner can also be observed on the iPhone 5s, but in a rather different implementation. According to a report from , the Galaxy S5 Zoom is expected to feature a 20. You'll see an example of that, and several other shots, in the gallery below. I did find the Galaxy S5 Mini performed better outside in natural light than indoors, where images sometimes ended up looking a bit muddy. The Samsung Galaxy S5 runs Android 4. This directly opens the camera app but from there you can continue using the phone as usual.
The latest smartphone is waterproof to 1 meter and features a 16 megapixel sensor, 4K video recording, a 5. Overall, this is a more high-end device than the S4 Zoom. It works well and fits my needs. There are also apps available to use it as a flashlight - useful when trying to find your keys at night. I can't decide whether this is a good or not. Allegedly, the smartphone will run a six-core Samsung Exynos 5 Hexa 5260. I wasn't able to get enough real action at Samsung's booth to make this work as it's intended.