Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom – Review – 18 Part Review

Below are all the review posts written covering the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom. Part 1 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/07/28/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-first-early-impressions/ Part 2 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/07/29/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-review-part-1/ Part 3 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/07/30/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-review-part-2/ Part 4 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/07/31/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-review-part-3/ Part 5- https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/08/01/samsung-s4-zoom-review-part-4/ Part 6- https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/08/01/samsung-galaxy-s4-silicone-case/ Part 7- https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/08/03/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-camera-highlights/ Part 8 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/08/02/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-part-5/ Part 9- https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/08/02/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-review-part-5a-disaster-strikes/ Part 10 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/08/03/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-review-part-5/ Part 11 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/08/05/samsung-galaxy-s4-zoom-review-part-7/ Part 12 … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom – Review – 18 Part Review

Samsung S4 Zoom to be replaced with the Samsung K(Kapture) series

Samsung have announced a media event for the 29th April 2014, to announce their new K(Kapture) series of phone. The device is rumoured to have a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED 720p display, hexa-core Exynos 5 5260 SoC (1.5GHz dual-core Cortex A15 chip and 1.3GHz quad-core Cortex A17 chip,) Mali-T624 GPU, 2GB of RAM, 20-megapixel camera with … Continue reading Samsung S4 Zoom to be replaced with the Samsung K(Kapture) series

Samsung launches new version of the S4 Zoom

Hang on, Samsung only a few months ago released the S4 Zoom. Now its just announced the Zoom again but with LTE  across Europe, and has named Deutsche Telekom, Tele2, Telia Sonera and Orange as some of the networks that’ll carry it. Just wonder how owners of the non LTE version will feel having only … Continue reading Samsung launches new version of the S4 Zoom

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom – Review Summary

Welcome back to my last part on the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom. Earlier parts can be found here. So, let’s start by saying that I have returned my S4 Zoom, due to one issue / bug that just frustrated me. Annoyingly, everything else about the phone and camera was fine. The battery was removable, it … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom – Review Summary

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom – Camera Review – Waterfall Mode

The aspect I like about the S4 Zoom is the mode descriptions. It takes the guess work out of adjusting the camera settings. So it you see moving water or a waterfall, you switch to waterfall mode. And below is the end result. Stunning in my book. If you click on photo, you can save … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom – Camera Review – Waterfall Mode

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom versus Nokia Lumia 925 – photo comparison

Firstly, the Lumia 925 does not have an optical zoom, so zoomed photos will be difficult to compete with. So with this in mind, I took the same photo in perfect lighting conditions to see which phone took the better shot. Auto mode was used for everything. S4 Zoom And now the same shot with … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom versus Nokia Lumia 925 – photo comparison

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom – camera review part 3

In this part I will look at the zoom aspect of the phone. If you are interested in the earlier parts, click here. So below is a photo I took at the weekend, just in auto mode and without zoom. And now with a small amount of zoom, about 4 x zoom. This enabled me … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom – camera review part 3