Samsung introduces smart cameras
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd launched an upgraded smart camera, one of
the first devices to run on new technology.
"As new additions to the WB series of long-zoom models, DV series of
Dual View cameras and ST series of Style Feature cameras, the new
devices combine optical performance and style with the enhanced
connectivity of smart camera," a spokesman for the company said.
Samsung has evolved its innovative Wi-Fi technology to enhance its
smart camera, originally unveiled at CES 2012, by creating smart camera
"New functionalities and upgrades allow users to shoot and share
their photography instantly, revolutionising the connective camera
experience and allowing consumers to be in control across the breadth of
the smart camera portfolio. The 'One Click, Simplify' concept enables
connected devices to connect so images can be shared in one motion
through the interface," he said.
Designed with smartphone users in mind, this interface combines
touch-type and big screen functionality, creating faster editing and
uploading to other devices and social media sites.
"Simplified connectivity for the camera user is a reality when using
any Samsung camera with Wi-Fi connectivity. The photographer can now
experience a connected world, through either upgraded capabilities or
when using any of the wireless advantages of the smart camera's Wi-Fi
connectivity," the spokesman said.
AutoShare allows images to be sent simultaneously and saved straight
to a smartphone, through a Wi-Fi connection, as soon as the photo is
taken on a camera. The function is built for busy lifestyles and will
automatically become the default setting once set up, allowing back-up
and sharing of treasured memories to be stored in an instant.
Streamlined connection has also been built into the external design
of smart camera devices with a standalone Direct Link hot key
automatically executing on Wi-Fi functionality at the touch of a button.
Users can assign their most loved wireless function to the key in
advance for superior speed when sharing photographic memories with
friends and family anywhere in the world through Wi-Fi connectivity.
The Samsung smart camera App. builds on Samsung's commitment to a
This new feature enables smart phone users to download the
application (available on both Android and iOS operating platforms) and
connect with the pre-installed smart camera capabilities through a Wi-Fi
connection to manipulate, share and back-up images shot across the range
of connected Samsung cameras available.