Samsung Galaxy K Zoom – New Camera Specialized-Smartphone

By - May 1st, 2014

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom   New Camera Specialized Smartphone

Last year, Samsung introduced the Galaxy S4 Zoom, a hybrid of sorts that packaged an Android 4.2-powered smartphone and a solid 16-megapixel point-and-shoot camera in one body. The consumer response was as underwhelming as the phone’s specs, and the Korean tech giant is stepping up to the plate a second time with the launch of the Galaxy K Zoom. The device sports a sleeker design and a spacious 4.8-inch 720p screen, and underneath the hood you’ll find 2GB of RAM and Samsung’s hexa-core Exynos chipset, featuring quad-core 1.3GHz and a dual-core 1.7GHz processors. While still measuring a hefty 5.4 inches tall by 2.8 inches wide, the body loses bulk through a new retracting lens that provides 10x optical zoom. But the main draw will likely be the 20.7 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor, making for ultra-clear and ultra-detailed images. Samsung’s rear shooter features an Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS) to reduce blur caused by movement, and the ability to shoot 1080p video at 60 frames per second. For now, Samsung hasn’t announced any release details outside of Asia.

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom   New Camera Specialized Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom   New Camera Specialized Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom   New Camera Specialized Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom   New Camera Specialized Smartphone