Smartphones made cameras pocketable but if you are missing a good optical zoom but don’t want to carry around a separate digital camera, Samsung Galaxy S4 zoom could be your pick.
Galaxy S4 Zoom, the first smart phone to offer 10x optical zoom, also includes a 16-megapixel CMOS sensor, with a Xenon flash. If one side of this unique smartphone resembles a digital camera, the other side features a smart phone a 4.3-inch qHD display (540 x 960 pixels), 1.5GHz dual-core CPU, 1.5GB RAM, 8GB of internal storage (expandable via microSD slot) and a 1.9MP front facing camera and running on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS. A picture perfect smartphone with a unique double-facet!
The lens of Galaxy S4 Zoom has a Zoom Ring which helps to activate the In-Call Photo Share feature with a twist of the zoom ring while you are on a call and share what you see and send it via MMS instantly. Zoom ring also helps to access Quick Launch and Shortcut features that opens up the camera’s various modes.
Photo Suggest feature gives access to photos taken by other photographers on the location you are in and giving you ideas for various photo compositions as well as it even suggest the ideal near by location for getting your right-click by suggesting the vantage points. Say real life photo tutor!
At 208 grams and 15.4 millimeters thick, it is almost double of the original Galaxy S4 but slimmer than the last year’s Galaxy Camera, the company’s first Android flavored camera that featured a 21x optical zoom.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom is priced at Rs 29,000 in India.