Tag Archive: Camera

Manual Camera is on sale for just 10p at Google Play in the UK

If you’ve been waiting to get your hands on Manual Camera, you won’t want to wait any longer. Right now, you can grab it from Google Play for just 10p, which is a huge savings on the app. This is one of the few camera apps that runs properly on Marshmallow, and it does a great job overall.

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OxygenOS 2.1.2 with camera improvements and more now rolling out for the OnePlus 2

If you are sporting a OnePlus 2, you’ll want to be on the lookout for an OxygenOS update to hit your phone with improvements for the camera and more. The update, which is rolling out in increments, bumps the software version to OxygenOS 2.1.2, and brings a number of changes to the phone.

Camera showdown: iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 5X vs. Galaxy S6 vs. LG G4

LG vs. iPhone, Samsung vs. Nexus. Four cameras enter — how many will leave?

We’ve recently had some new entrants in the venue of “excellent smartphone cameras”, so it’s fitting that we take a few minutes to do a proper camera showdown between them. So here we go: the Apple iPhone 6s versus the LG Nexus 5X versus the Samsung Galaxy S6 versus the LG G4.

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Five camera tips and tricks for the Sony Xperia Z5

Sony isn’t known for making enormous changes to its hardware or software between device launches, instead opting to iterate gradually.

The Japanese manufacturer finally made a few changes to its camera hardware for the Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact but the software will still be somewhat familiar to anyone who’s owned a previous model.

But, whether you’re new or not, here are a few tips to get you rolling in the right direction with the  [Read More…]

HTC slashes the price of the RE Camera to just $50

HTC has discounted the company’s RE Camera to just $ 50. You’ll be able to bag yourself the portable shooter at a quarter of the original listing price, making the accessory a viable option when compared against the GoPro and other cameras.

Our first Nexus 5X camera samples

A great camera on a Nexus? Prove it.

We’ve had a great year for cameras in Android phones, but a Nexus phone with a great camera is basically unheard of. It’s the one major weakness every Nexus phone has had, and this year Google promised a truly stellar mobile photography experience with its new phones. We’ve all heard this song before though, so it was hard to get excited until we had the Nexus 5X in  [Read More…]

First camera shots from the Nexus 6P

It turns out Huawei and Google (and Sony) make pretty good partners, especially when it comes to the camera.

Google really talked up the camera on the Nexus 6P when unveiling its collaborations with LG and Huawei this year, which filled a lot of people with cautious optimism. Nexus phones haven’t ever really been known for their cameras, and every company makes it seem like its camera is awesome at a launch event. While those promises  [Read More…]

iPhone 6S camera outpaced by many Android flagships

In testing done by camera image quality experts, the Apple iPhone 6S sits behind many of today’s Android flagship phones. DxOMark, the website in question, conducts tests to determine photo and video quality and gives an overall score on a scale of 1 – 100. The iPhone 6S scored an 82, which puts it on par with the iPhone 6 and 6Plus and the Sony Xperia Z3+.

Leading the iPhone are the Moto X Style, last year’s Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and  [Read More…]

Latest Priv by BlackBerry hands-on offers up a closer look at the hardware, camera samples and more

At this point, the Priv by BlackBerry has appeared in so many random places now it’s all starting to get a little bit silly but in any case, we’re now getting yet another look at the device. The folks over at derStandard.at have posted up a sort of mini-review of the device based on pre-release hardware and software.

A lot of the review is just basic items that have already been covered and confirmed, but it’s certainly  [Read More…]

Gionee Elife E8 with 6-inch QHD display, 24MP camera now official in India

Chinese manufacturer Gionee has launched the Elife E8 in the Indian market. The differentiating feature of the phone is the 24MP camera, which can stitch photos together to produce a final image that has a resolution of 120MP. The camera comes with a six-element lens with sapphire glass, OIS, lossless zoom up to 3X, 4K video and phase detection autofocus that can detect objects as fast as 0.08 seconds. There’s also a dedicated camera shutter key on  [Read More…]