We just showed you some photos of the new Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, and now Samsung has made the device official and we have all the details on this new camera focused smartphone from Samsung.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom is the latest device to join the Galaxy S4 range, and it comes with a 16 megapixel CMOS sensor with 10x optical Zoom and enhanced Smart Modes, OIS (optical image stabilization) and a 24-240mm F3.1-F6.3 lens, the device also features a front facing 1.9 megapixel camera.
The Galaxy S4 Zoom comes with a 4.3 inch qHD Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels, the device features a 1.5GHz processor and Samsung says that there will be different versions of the processor in different markets.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom comes with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and the handset comes with 4G LTE and 3G, it also comes with 1.4GB of RAM and 8GB of built in storage, around 5GB of this is useable and it also features a microSD card slot which can take up to 64GB cards.
Other specifications on the Galaxy S4 Zoom include a new interface which Samsung calls ‘revolutionary’ it features a new ‘Zoom Ring’, which will give you access to the S4 Zoom’s key features.
When it comes to high quality photography, bigger isn’t always better. The compact GALAXY S4 zoom’s best-in-class 10x Optical Zoom and 16MP BSI CMOS Sensor lets you capture beautiful images from far away or up close and personal, in all light conditions, without having to carry heavy camera gear around with you. Furthermore, the built-in Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS) helps keep the camera perfectly still even when you’re not, reducing blur and stabilizing the image while zoomed in for high-quality photos and video.
Photo Suggest instantly connects you to huge libraries of images taken by fellow photographers, to help you find and compose your best shots anywhere in the world. Photo Suggest can even direct you to the ideal nearby location which will give you the vantage point you need for that perfect photo.
Samsung have yet to announce when the new Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom will go on sale, there are also no details on pricing as yet, we should have more information at Samsung’s press event next week.