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Galaxy Fold to Launch September 2019

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Earlier this year, Samsung announced Galaxy Fold—Samsung’s first foldable device, and the beginning of an entirely new mobile category. Since then, Samsung have made improvements to the Galaxy Fold to ensure consumers have the best possible experience.

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Samsung Unfolds the Future with a Whole New Mobile Category: Introducing Galaxy Fold

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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has  unveiled the highly anticipated Galaxy Fold, a new foldable device creating a new mobile category. Galaxy Fold features the world’s first 7.3-inch Infinity Flex Display, which folds into a compact device with a cover display. Galaxy Fold offers a powerful new way to multitask, watch videos, play games, and more […]

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HUAWEI Tempts Us Again – The New P30 Series

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I am very excited to be jetting off to Paris again soon for the very exciting announcement of the brand new Huawei P30 series. It promises to be better than ever. I’ll be reporting live from Paris at this event, so stayed tuned for more news to follow. Yesterday, Samsung announced their new smartphones (we’ll […]

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Samsung Electronics Anounces High Resolution Sensors for SmartPhone Cameras

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Samsung Electronics has launched two new high-resolution image sensors that are destined for multi-camera arrays in smartphones. The two “Isocell” sensors – a 48-megapixel and a 32-megapixel unit both feature small size 0.8 micron pixels and are crucially compact to fit the slim bodies demanded of smartphone makers. Called GM1 and GD1 respectively, the two […]

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Samsung Galaxy S9+ Review: Best Samsung Camera To Date

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Introduction The Samsung Galaxy S9+ or plus reviewed here is the larger of the two Galaxy S series smartphone models but it also distinguishes itself by being the more-photo-oriented of the two by inclusion of dual rear camera modules.  The smaller, more pocket-friendly of the two, the S9 with its 5.8-in screen only has one […]

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Samsung Unveils the New Galaxy A9 – The World’s First Rear Quad Camera

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New smartphone device announcments are coming in thick and fast now and Samsung are not ones to lag behind. They’ve just announced their new mid range Galaxy A9 smartphone featuring the world’s first rear quad camera. The Galaxy A9 will be available in the UK from November, at Samsung.com/uk (RRP £549), and selected partners. “As […]

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Mobile Photography – The Evolution of Zoom Camera Technologies in Mobile Devices – White Paper

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I have been engrossed in this white paper by Corephotonics Limited, the pioneer and worldwide market leader of dual camera technologies for mobile devices. Corephotonics’ primary mission is to perfect the mobile camera photography experience and to provide superior image quality by combining their novel optics, mechanics and computational photography technologies. Corephotonics’ comprehensive technologies excel […]

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Samsung’s New Award Winning Lifestyle TV – The Frame – New Concept with Art

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I have heard about this new TV by Samsung for a while and I am very pleased to let you know about it today. The Frame is a new concept that enhances your living space by displaying art, whilst delivering premium picture quality. There’s no need to look at a black screen whilst not in […]

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Samsung Announces Mass Production of Industry’s First Mobile Image Sensor with 1.0μm Pixels

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As mobile devices get thinner, the components inside them must scale down, too. Samsung’s latest chip, the 1.0μm-pixel-based 16 megapixel (MP) CMOS image sensor, did exactly that. It brings high resolution imaging to one of the slimmest smartphones in the market. Image sensors hold an array of pixels, or pockets that collect light particles called […]

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The Guardian – ‘Camera-makers focus on adapting to smartphones’ market surge’

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Interesting article by my friend Charles Arthur (Contributing Writer for The Guardian, previously the Guardian’s Technology Editor) this morning. He talks about the demise of camera sales since 2006, starting there of course with film.  Arthur discusses the research & development and money that is being poured into smartphone development. He cites my partner (Kevin […]