Tag Archive: Camera


Yes, the LG V30’s camera really does have an f/1.6 aperture

Let’s all take a deep breath.

Could the LG V30 be its best-ever flagship phone? There’s a good shout for it, and part of that comes down to its cameras. LG is making a big deal about the primary shooter in particular: a 16MP sensor with improved optics and an industry-leading f/1.6 aperture. With all of that focus on the camera, somewhere along the way a rumor has started that LG is lying about the aperture, claiming that it  [Read More…]

Kirin 970’s dual image signal processors make the Galaxy S8 camera look like a blurry mess, Huawei says

It’s definitely an understatement to say that he Samsung Galaxy S8 has a more-than capable camera. From the sensor to the lens to the image signal processing, no one would deny this fact.

Huawei, however, has a few things to say about that.

The Chinese behemoth unveiled its new Kirin 970 processor today at the IFA conference in Berlin. In addition to cramming in 5.5 billion transistors on a 10nm manufacturing process, and putting artificial intelligence directly onto  [Read More…]

Get your own 360-degree Android camera attachment for just $80!

Get your own 360-degree Android camera attachment for just $ 80!

360-degree cameras are still a bit of a niche product, with the best cameras still priced at a couple hundred dollars. Sure, that’s a cool product to have, it might not be something you’re willing to drop a few hundred dollars on just for the novelty. And yet…

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If you want to check out a 360-degree camera sooner than later, Android Central Digital Offers has the deal for  [Read More…]

Google Camera HDR+ Port APK updated with Zero Shutter Lag

The Google Camera app found on the Pixel devices was ported with working HDR+ mode earlier this month to pretty much any device that ran on a Snapdragon 820/821 or 835 chip to install the APK. The problem was that although the functionality reflected that found on the Pixel devices, the experience was somewhat lacking. […]

BLU Vivo 8 debuts with 13MP camera and 4GB of RAM, will be on sale for $199.99

If you’re in the market for a deal on a new Android smartphone, BLU’s got just that for you.

BLU today introduced the Vivo 8, and the new handset is now available on Amazon. Normally it’s priced at $ 299.99, but between August 31st and September 1st at 11:59 pm ET, it’ll be $ 100 off. That’ll leave the final price at $ 199.99.

No matter when you buy the BLU Vivo 8, you’ll get an Android 7.0 smartphone with  [Read More…]

This 360-degree camera snaps onto your Android phone, $79.99 (Deal of the Day)

Panoramic photos are really quite awesome, but they’re not always that easy to capture. Sure, some camera apps are helpful and walk you through the process, but it’s not guaranteed to have true 360-degree images. Our Deal of the Day is a camera that plugs into your phone’s USB Type-C or microUSB port and which captures […]

OxygenOS 4.5.10 update brings camera improvements to the OnePlus 5

OnePlus is steadily improving the camera on the OnePlus 5.

OnePlus is rolling out the OxygenOS 4.5.10 update to the OnePlus 5, introducing several camera improvements along with stability tweaks and bug fixes. The update adds noise reduction when taking photos and 60fps video, and improves the overall stability of the camera. OnePlus also improved call functionality for Jio customers in India, and fixed display issues encountered by a few users when placing a call.

Here’s  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XZ1 leak showcases bezels, camera bump, parrot

2017 specs, 2013 design.

Sony’s been putting out big, bezelly, monolithic smartphones for almost five years, and even in the age of the Essential Phone and Galaxy Note 8 it’s showing no sign of stopping.

The company’s upcoming handset, the Xperia XZ1, will purportedly break cover next week in Berlin, but Roland Quandt of WinFuture has already revealed the handset in all its underwhelming glory. Essentially, this is the same Sony design we’ve been seeing since the original Xperia  [Read More…]

The Nest Cam indoor security camera works great with smart homes and is down to $144

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, and this deal on the Nest Cam is a doozy!

Get this Nest Cam indoor security camera for just $ 144 at Lowe’s with the ridiculous coupon code 470000000074228. Lowe’s has discounted the Nest Cam down to $ 169 this week, which puts it just a little higher than other retailers like Amazon. The coupon code drops it down to its lowest price anywhere since last year’s Black Friday sales. Be sure  [Read More…]

Nokia 8 is now official with “Bothie” camera, OZO audio and liquid cooling

After months of waiting, Nokia’s come back flagship is finally here. HMD – the Finnish company licensing the right to produce Nokia phones – unveiled the Nokia 8 during a press event hosted in London. The phone arrives to compete with the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone 8. But even if the […]