Tag Archive: Camera


Google Camera app updated for Android 5.0 Lollipop compatibility

Google’s own Camera app for Android devices has received an update today, and the big change is that it is now compatible with the upcoming Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system.

Google Camera app update adds remote Android Wear shutter

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As a new Google Camera app update rolls out to the Google Play Store, users will begin to notice an awesome feature in the update. You’re now able to remotely trigger the shutter via your Android Wear device to your phone.

You’ll get a notification that will allow you to review the photo after you’ve remotely triggered it, but it will make those family shots  [Read More…]

Two more new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 TV ads focus on the S-Pen and camera

Samsung has been busy promoting its new Galaxy Note 4 with recent short and long form TV ads. Now the company has released two more commercials for the recently launched 5.7-inch smartphone.

Oppo breaks out camera tech in new N3 teaser, possible fingerprint sensor

Looks like Oppo is still all about the teasers. On its Facebook page today, the company gave us a new look at the optics on the Oppo N3. The teaser reads “Precision Optics,” and features a blown-out view of the N3’s camera and sensors.

HTC launches One M8 Eye, Desire Eye and RE camera in India

After announcing the Desire Eye and RE camera in an event earlier this month, HTC has launched the devices in India. Also launched in the country is the One M8 Eye, which is essentially a One M8 with a 13 MP camera sensor.

Oppo N3 camera sensor detailed ahead of launch

After teasing a swiveling camera on the upcoming Oppo N3 yesterday, the company’s CEO took to Weibo to announce that the device will feature a 16 MP 1/2.3-inch camera sensor.

Chenming Yong also shared an image comparing the sensor to the imaging sensors of the Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 4, which feature a 1/2.6-inch sensor, as well as the HTC One M8 and the iPhone 6, which come with a  [Read More…]

Oppo teases swiveling selfie camera on Oppo N3

With an announcement slated for the end of the month, Oppo is already teasing its new N3 phone. Though the company hasn’t announced specifics in terms of specs, but it did publish a photo of the new Oppo N3 phone with what appears to be a rotating rear camera module at the top of the device, which can be swiveled to be used as a front-facing camera similar to the Oppo N1t for high quality selfies.

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Motorola Camera update lets Android Wear function as shutter

For those with a Motorola smartphone and an Android Wear device, we have some good news. Yesterday Motorola updated their Motorla camera app to allow “Remote shutter control for Android Wear watches.” This is exciting for those who enjoy Motorola’s stock camera, but have been stuck with other cameras with remote shutter control. This could… Read more »

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Motorola Camera update adds remote shutter support for Android Wear

You can now use your Moto 360 to take a picture using the Motorola Camera app on your Motorola Moto X. An update to Motorola’s camera app today allows you to go full Moto inception, using your Android Wear smartwatch as a remote shutter on your Motorola phone. (Or you could use the Samsung Gear Live or LG G Watch, too. But that’s not nearly as much fun to write).

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HTC streches beyond smartphones with $200 RE Camera

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New camera signals a wider move to embrace the Android and iOS platforms

As part of yesterday’s announcement of the Desire EYE, HTC also introduced its portable camera, the RE Camera. Sporting a form factor that closely resembles an asthma inhaler and periscope hybrid, the device features a 16-megapixel SONY sensor with a 146-degree wide angle lens. Designed to capture both video and still images,  [Read More…]