Sony has recently announced a new 22.5 Megapixel CMOS Exmor Sensor, IMX318 for smartphones. This Sony Exmor RS image sensor is the successor for IMX230 which featured 1/ 2.4 sensor and 1.12μm unit pixel size but it seems that Sony has worked in the sensor to make it better. Continue reading Sony IMX318 22.5 Megapixel Camera Sensor Announced For Smartphones
On comparison previously to announced PowerShot digital cameras at CES 2015, the Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS and the Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 are the low-cost digital cameras with impressive performance. The Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS digital camera features a 12x Optical Zoom lens (equivalent to 25-300mm) while the Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 digital camera features a powerful 8x Optical Zoom lens (equivalent to 28-224mm). Both the digital cameras comes with slim and stylish look and a 20MP CCD sensor that allows user to capture pictures and record 720p HD video footage quickly and simply by pressing the dedicated movie button. Continue reading Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS And PowerShot ELPH 160 [CES 2015]
Another Canon PowerShot digital camera to announce at CES 2015 after the PowerShot SX530 HS and the PowerShot SX710 HS is the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS. The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS digital camera comes with budget friendly and power packed performance. The PowerShot SX610 HS digital camera features Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity options that allow user to transfer or share files on notebooks/laptops or tablet/smartphones wirelessly. The SX610 HS also comes with an impressive long-zoom range with the powerful 18x Optical Zoom lens (equivalent to 25-450mm) which provides users with high-quality optics. Continue reading Canon PowerShot SX610 Unveiled [CES 2015]
Another announcement at CES 2015 by Canon is the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS. Like the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS, the new Canon PowerShot SX710 HS digital camera also comes with the connectvity features like WiFi and NFC that lets user share photos and videos wirelessly and an impressive 30x Optical Zoom lens (equivalent to 25-750mm) which gives the camera super zoom capability accompanying the Canon’s Optical Image Stabilization. Apart from featuring a features a powerful optical zoom image and wireless connection, the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS features a 20.3MP High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and Canon’s DIGIC 6 Image Processor which combines to create the Canon HS System that allows better and brighter snaps even in low-light conditions. Continue reading Canon PowerShot SX710 HS Unveiled [CES 2015]
Canon has arrived with bunch of new super-zoom digital cameras at this year’s CES, and one of them is the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS digital camera. The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS comes with a 50x Optical Zoom lens which is equivalent to 24-1200m and the Canon’s Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). The PowerShot SX530 HS is ideal for those who prefer taking high-quality snaps while travelling or while hanging out with family and friends. The new digital camera also comes with WiFi and NFC capabilities that allows users to easily share and print the pictures wirelessly. Continue reading Canon PowerShot SX530 HS Unveiled [CES 2015]
Nikon has recently unveiled a successor to last year’s Nikon 1 S1, the Nikon 1 S2. Extending the lineup of Nikon 1 mirrorless camera, the Nikon 1 S2 features an impressive fast photo capture at 20 frames per second (same speed offered by Nikon 1 V3 and Nikon 1 J4). The Nikon 1 S2 camera comes powered by Nikon’s EXPEED 4A image processing engine and packs a 14.2MP sensor, capturing both videos and Full HD 1080p videos at the same time. The camera also offers wireless connectivity which comes in the form of optional wireless mobile adapter, rather than a built-in one. Continue reading Nikon 1 S2 Officially Unveiled
Well, there were reports that Nokia is working on a Lumia handset called the Nokia Lumia 630, which was first spotted in February with buttons on screen. This rumored device called the Nokia Lumia 630 is expected to be announced at the Microsoft’s Build conference 2014, along with the Nokia Lumia 930 between 2nd to 4th of April next month. Continue reading Nokia Lumia 630 To Feature 5MP Camera And Windows Phone 8.1
So, we have cameras unveiled before the CP+ event and this time, its Nikon announcing a series of new Coolpix cameras. We all know that there will be many manufacturers making their announcement at the CP+ event, and at the due time Nikon’s camera might be overshadowed by other manufacturer’s cameras, so showing off the new series of cameras before the announcement may provide a bit of competition to stay ahead. Nikon today unveiled a series of new Coolpix cameras, the Coolpix P600, Coolpix P530, Coolpix PS9700, and the Coolpix P340. Continue reading Nikon Coolpix P600, Coolpix S9700, Coolpix P530 And Coolpix P340 Announced
Olympus has officially announced their latest camera, the OMD E-M10. As far as specs are concerned, the Olympus OMD E-M10 features a 16MP Live MOS camera which appears to be same found in the OMD E-M5, and a TruePic VII image processor, the same one found in the OMD E-M1. It seems Olympus has introduced their best technology of the predecessor in the OMD E-M10. Continue reading Olympus OMD E-M10 Officially Announced
Sony this month announced a new action camera to capture your special moments and chart your adventure, the Sony HDR-AS100VR Action Splashproof Camera. The Sony HDR-AS100V brings new improved optics and a new post shooting software, along with a new and ever expanding line-up of accessories to expand its functionality. Designed as a high-end wearable high-end action camera, the Sony HDR-AS100VR offers Full HD XAVC S recording with 50Mbps high bit rate data transfer, as well as supports 1080/24p video and high-speed 720/120p or 720/240p.
The Sony HDR-AS100VR is powered by the latest BIONZ X processor that help shoot fast with no blur using HD recording and providing a smooth result with noise. It features a 13.5MP sensor for still images and the Interval Still Recording mode offers 2MP time-lapse photography at a resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels. The Sony HDR-AS100VR reduces camera shake and offer a stable footage with SteadyShot image stabilisation technology, which more than doubles the camera’s stability versus its predecessor.
The Sony HDR-AS100VR captures the detail with an Exmor R CMOS sensor from 16 to 18-megapixels for bright, clear image with less noise in low-light and night conditions. The Sony camera is equipped with the legendary premium ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar lens that yields an impressive 170-degree viewing angle (120° with SteadyShot ON) to capture all the action on dynamic terrain like ski slopes and mountain trails.
Users can even get the precise location using a GPS data overlay and plot their routes as Map Views with an on-screen speedometer read-out. The Sony HDR-AS100V splashproof action camera has the ability to perform five Action Cams at once with the Live-View Remote control, and allowing users to check the shooting angles of up to five camcorders and take shots when you are out of reach. Users can also protect the Sony Action Cam with a special waterproof case and film a crystal-clear picture.
The Sony HDR-AS100VR splashproof action cam will be launching in Europe during March 2014 at a price of £349 or $560. For more details, visit the official Sony website. Stay tuned for more updates. Any queries? leave your comments below.