Samsung Android-powered Galaxy NX 20MP mirrorless camera puts sharing of professional level images at its heart
Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy NX, the first 3G/4G LTE Connected Compact System Camera (CSC). Versatile and easy to use, the Galaxy NX combines cutting edge optical performance with connectivity capabilities and galaxy of applications based on Android eco-system, all in one stylish package. With the 3G/4G LTE technology, the Galaxy NX allows photographers to stay constantly connected with their world. Promising speedy sharing whether on the move or right at home, the Galaxy NX s’ seamless connectivity transcends the current offering to photographers, providing a device, which puts the sharing of professional level images at its heart.
Superior image quality is available whenever and wherever with the Galaxy NX and array of interchangeable lenses. The 20.3MP APS-C Sensor produces images, which are bright and detailed, even in low light conditions, while the DRIMe IV Image Signal Processer delivers the speed and accuracy which today’s photographers demand. Galaxy NX’s advanced Hybrid Auto Focus (AF) System ensures accurate phase and contrast detection for crisp, vibrant shots, while the 1/6000 sec shutter speed and 8.6fps shooting lets you capture the action as it’s happening.
The Galaxy NX is equipped to help you capture the scene and mood of every hotspot you visit. Photo Suggest provides location based recommendations of popular photography spots, sourced from a huge library of images taken by fellow photographers across the world. Story Album lets users enjoy timeless memories by displaying special moments on one timeline, reframing and resizing them to create digital photo books, which can be viewed and shared on other devices.
The flexibility offered by the Galaxy NX’s selection of Interchangeable Lenses places creative control firmly in the hands of the photographer, opening up a world of imaging possibilities, whatever the scenario. From compact pancake lenses and an ultra-wide fisheye to exquisite longer prime and zoom lenses, the extensive range of lenses help change users perspective on their world to create images which are truly special and help them to tell their story in a new way. True 3D Creator also brings an added element of realism to the Galaxy NX results, allowing users to shoot images and movies in 3D with Samsung’s 45mm 2D/3D lens.
With Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, the functionality of a smartphone is utilized to improve the photographic experience. Users can choose from an entire universe of Android apps to help personalize their GALAXY NX and do more than just shoot amazing photographs and video, from editing images to adding special effects to staying in touch with friends and family.
The Galaxy NX is packed with features, which help photographers to take images that embody their passions and express their unique outlook on the scenes they are shooting. More than 30 Smart Mode lets users choose the optimum settings for the environment they are capturing, as well as create fresh, artistic images. ‘Multi Exposure’ merges two different shots together to produce one distinctive image, while ‘Animated Photo’ connects continuous shots of up to five seconds, creating a moving GIF file. For added realism, ‘Sound & Shot’ stores sound and voice together as the picture is taken, so moments are captured exactly as they happened .