Feeds
85%
Samsung Galaxy S

Samsung Galaxy S

The Android iPhone clone that has it all?

  • alert
  • submit to reddit

Top three mobile application threats

There's no dedicated shutter button to fire up the 5Mp camera but you can include the camera icon on your home screen, and it's ready to go in about three seconds once you press it. Pictures are decent quality in good light but there's no flash, which is a shame.

Samsung Galaxy S

5Mp camera, but no flash, surprisingly

There's a good range of picture options though, including an extremely wide 180-degree panorama shot, 4x digital zoom and smile detection. The action shot option will combine several shots into a single image – the results can be a bit uncertain, but can be fun – and multi-shot offers up to nine pics in quick succession.

Sample Shots

Samsung Galaxy S

Click for a full-resolution image

Samsung Galaxy S

Click for a full-resolution image

Samsung Galaxy S

Click for a full-resolution image

Samsung Galaxy S

Click for a full-resolution image

Samsung Galaxy S

Panoramic
Click for a full-resolution image

Samsung Galaxy S

No zoom
Click for a full-resolution image

Samsung Galaxy S

4x digital zoom
Click for a full-resolution image

Sample Video

Samsung Galaxy S

Video
Click for a scaled video clip

Samsung Galaxy S

Video
Click for a scaled video clip

You can record video in 720p HD with a maximum resolution of 1280x720 pixels and it looks pretty good, with smooth transition a minimum of jerkiness. There's a VGA camera on the front too for video calling. I had no problem with ordinary audio calls, the quality was always clear and never seemed to get muddy or distorted from the Galaxy S's speaker.

Seven Steps to Software Security

Next page: Verdict

Whitepapers

Top three mobile application threats
Prevent sensitive data leakage over insecure channels or stolen mobile devices.
Implementing global e-invoicing with guaranteed legal certainty
Explaining the role local tax compliance plays in successful supply chain management and e-business and how leading global brands are addressing this.
Boost IT visibility and business value
How building a great service catalog relieves pressure points and demonstrates the value of IT service management.
Designing a Defense for Mobile Applications
Learn about the various considerations for defending mobile applications - from the application architecture itself to the myriad testing technologies.
Build a business case: developing custom apps
Learn how to maximize the value of custom applications by accelerating and simplifying their development.