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Samsung’s New Galaxy NX Camera Is Your New Instagram Companion

by Chris Gampat on 06/20/2013

Chris Gampat The Phoblographer Samsung Galaxy NX Camera product photos (8 of 8)

It was only a matter of time, everyone. With Samsung making some serious enhancements with their Galaxy smartphones, their NX series cameras, and their Galaxy camera, it was bound to happen that they made the Galaxy have interchangeable lenses. Today, Samsung is announcing their Galaxy NX–the world’s first interchangeable lens camera with the Android OS. The camera has a 20.3MP APS-C sensor, a 4.8 inch LCD touchscreen, runs android 4.2, has built in 3G and 4G as well as WiFi connectivity, sports a 1/6000th shutter speed, can shoot 8.6fps, and is your brand new killer camera for Instagram.

With Instagram announcing their new video feature today, we can except truly cinematic feature with organic bokeh and all. Tech specs and extra images are after the jump. No word on pricing or availability yet.

Tech Specs

At a Glance

· 20.3 MP sensor and Hybrid Autofocus (AF)

· DRIMe IV Image Signal Processer

· 4.8-inch HD LCD touchscreen and SVGA Electronic Viewfinder (EVF)

· Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) operating system

· 3G/4G LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity for seamless sharing of images and video, including:

– “Share Shot,” ChatOn and AllShare Play similar to GALAXY mobile devices

– Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and more

· 1/6000 sec shutter speed and 8.6fps continuous shooting lets you capture the action as it’s happening

· 3D photo/video recording when paired with the 45mm 2D/3D lens (sold separately)

· 1.6 GHz Quad-core processor

Table

Image Sensor

20.3 effective megapixel APS-C CMOS

IS

(Lens Shift – depends on Lens type)

Display

121.2mm (4.8inch) HD TFT LCD

SVGA EVF

ISO

Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600

Network

4G LTE

4G (LTE Cat3 100/50Mbps) : 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Dependent on Market

3G

3G (HSPA+42Mbps) : 850/900/1900/2100

AP

1.6GHz Quad-Core Processor

OS

Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)

Image

JPEG (3:2): 20.0M (5472×3648), 10.1M (3888×2592), 5.9M (2976×1984), 2.0M (1728×1152)

JPEG (16:9): 16.9M (5472×3080), 7.8M (3712×2088), 4.9M (2944×1656), 2.1M (1920×1080)

JPEG (1:1): 13.3M (3648×3648), 7.0M (2640×2640), 4.0M (2000×2000), 1.1M (1024×1024)

RAW: 20.0M (5472 x 3648)

* 3D Image: JPEG

JPEG (16:9): 4.1M (2688×1512), 2.1M (1920×1080)

Video

Codec: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, VC-1, Sorenson Spark, WMV7/8, MP43, VP8

Format: MP4/3GP, AVI, WMV/ASF, FLV, MKV, WEBM

Size: 1920×1080/25fps, 1920×810/24fps, 1280×720/50fps, 1280×720/25fps,

640×480/50fps, 640×480/25fps, 320×240/25fps for Sharing

Audio

Codec: MP3, AAC LC/AAC+/eAAC+, WMA, FLAC, Vorbis, AMR-NB/WB
Format: MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA

Additional

Features

Built-in Pop-up flash

Samsung Link, Samsung ChatON

S Voice, S Translator

Group Play: Share Music(MP3), Share Picture(JPEG, GIF), Share Document(PDF, PPT), Play Games

Trip Advisor, Photo Suggest

Google

Mobile

Services

Chrome, Downloads, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Search, Google Settings, Google Plus, Google Local, Google Play Store, Google Messenger, Google Navigation, Youtube, Google Talk, Voice Search, Google Play Movie & TV, Google Play books, Google Play Music, Google Play Magazine

Connectivity

WiFi a/b/g/n 2.4GHz, 5GHz

Bluetooth® 4.0 (LE)

GPS, GLONASS (Support A-GPS)

Sensor

Accelerometer, Geomagnetic, Proximity, Gyro, RGB Light

Memory

16GB Internal memory + microSD slot (up to 64GB)

2.0GB RAM

*User memory may differ by region, carrier, and supporting language, and may change after software upgrade.

Bundle Software

Samsung Kies (Windows & Mac), Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Dimension (WxHxD)

136.5 x 101.2 x 25.7 (37.65) mm, 410g(without battery) / 495(with standard battery)

Battery

4,360 mAh

Extra Images

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Chris Gampat The Phoblographer Samsung Galaxy NX Camera product photos (2 of 8)

 

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