Tag Archives: Camera

Sony’s Exmor RS Sensors Downgraded Due To Quality Concerns

Remember those new Sony stacked phone camera sensors that were supposed to be able to shoot HDR video? They’ve been downgraded significantly due to not meeting Sony’s image quality standards. They’ve been bumped down to RGB, instead of the intended RGBW, meaning HDR video and light sensitivity will suffer. It’s too bad to hear, but it’s better than low… Read more

Triggertrap Is Shutter Release, Works With Android Devices

Triggertrap is a Kickstarter-funded project to bring wired shutter releases to mobile phones. Now they’re expanding outside of iOS and reaching out to Android. The cable and dongle together will cost you $30, plus the app for $5. There is no free version Android. But for $35, it’s a good price for a trigger release. For a guy with a mobile phone always… Read more

Galaxy Note II Camera Stuck At 8 Megapixels Due To Sony?

Rumors leading up to the official Samsung unveiling of the Galaxy Note II had us believing we might see the new phablet drop with a 13 megapixel camera. Unfortunately, the Note II stuck with the previous generations 8 megapixel camera, although the rumors weren’t exactly false. According to a new report, Sony was unable to provide Samsung with… Read more

Samsung Announces Android Powered Galaxy Camera

The Galaxy Note Camera is essentially a Galaxy S III with a point and shoot sensor inside. It will have a 16 megapixel backlight-illuminated sensor with 21x optical zoom, along with a pop out flash. On the back, you’ll find a 4.8″ HD 1280×720 LCD display showing off Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. It’ll have a 1.4 GHz quad core processor, Wi-Fi, 3G/4G… Read more

HTC One S Getting Sense 4.1 Update In Europe

It has been reported that the Android 4.0.4 update is being pushed to unlocked HTC One S devices all over Europe through OTA. This comes about a week after the One X got the same update. It bumps the version of Sense to 4.1, which is a big update. This should fix some bugs, make the camera faster, and if it’s anything like the update for its bigger… Read more

Nikon Officially Unveils their Android-powered Coolpix S800c Camera – Priced at $350

Yesterday we reported on leaked of images of Nikon’s new Android-powered camera the S800c. Well Nikon has decided not to postpone an announcement any longer with an official unveiling today of it’s point-and-shoot Coolpix S800c camera. As earlier rumors suggested, the camera boasts a built-in GPS for geo-tagging, a 10X optical zoom lens, a 16-megapixel… Read more

LG Optimus G Leaks, Powerhouse Contender

AsiaToday has heard of a phone called the LG Optimus G, a device made to play with the big boys. It’s supposed to compete with the most powerful phones around, like the HTC One X and the Samsung Galaxy S III. It’ll allegedly be rocking a 4.7″ TrueHD IPS display, 2GB of RAM, a quad core processor (probably Snapdragon S4, but unknown), and a 13MP… Read more

Android Powered Nikon Photos Leak

Point and shoot cameras have all been the same, relying either on optics or gimmicks to stand out from the crowd. How can you make a camera better when it shoots in great quality? Toss Android onto it, of course! The rumored Nikon S80C will be a traditional point and shoot with a big touchscreen showing off Android Gingerbread. The app selection will… Read more