|Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 vs Samsung Galaxy K Zoom. Image: newmobilereview.com|
If you have not decided to buy a Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, then you need to look more closely at the challenger, Panasonic Lumix Smart Camera CM1.
In this article today comparing two camera-centric smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, announced in April 2014 and released in June, and the Panasonic Lumix Smart Camera CM1, announced this September and will be released probably in November 2014.
We find out all the differences. Two smartphones room, the Panasonic Lumix Smart Camera CM1 and Zoom Samsung Galaxy K, clash but it seems a duel almost at par.
Although Panasonic failed with the Eluga smartphone, but Panasonic did not give up, and decided to launch the Lumix DMC-CM1, a hybrid device that's part smartphone and part camera flagship Similar to the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom. Both can be used as camera and as a smartphone. Both are loaded with the Android OS and both have similar screen size. We have been familiar with the Panasonic digital camera with its range of models, but it takes great courage to fight Samsung highly successful in the field of hybrid cameras such as Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, as well as the Samsung Galaxy S5.
So, what aspects would tempt you so you rush to choose the Lumix DMC-CM1?
|Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 hybrid smartphone. Image: trustedreviews.com|
The main attraction of the DMC-CM1 is its camera. It's got an enormous one-inch sensor with an f / 2.8 Elmarit Leica DC lens - it's Essentially the equivalent of a 28mm zoom lens on a standard SLR. Furthermore, you will shoot switches and manual controls around the rear lens on this Panasonic, for a more authentic feel that experienced photographers will no doubt enjoy.
The Galaxy K Zoom features a 4.8-inch display, 306 pixels per inch, a resolution of 1280 × 720 pixels, Protection Corning Gorilla Glass Super AMOLED technology and 3 while the Lumix CM1 has a diameter of 4.7 inches, a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels and a pixel density of 469. Is the resolution difference will tempt you to choose the Lumix DMC-C1?
The Panasonic smartphone is powered by the quad-core processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 with 400 Krait architecture and clock speed of 2.3 GHz accompanied by the graphics card Adreno 330 while the Samsung device is equipped with a hexa-core Exynos 5260 chip manufactured by the same company consists four core Cortex A7 1.3 GHz dual core Cortex A15 1.7 GHz and supported by Mali T624 GPU.
Both devices come with 2 GB of RAM but the Panasonic Lumix CM1 has 16 GB of internal memory and can be expanded by using a micro SD up to 128 GB while the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom features 8 GB of internal memory with the possibility to extend it with a micro SD up to 64 GB. In this case, you more flexibility to add up to 128 GB memory card in the Lumix CM1 than K Zoom, which only have a maximum of up to 64GB.
If you look more closely at aspects of the camera, then you will find these facts. The Samsung Galaxy K Zoom consists of a 20.7-megapixel back camera with a resolution of 5248 × 3936 pixels, autofocus, 10x optical zoom, optical image stabilizer, LED & Xenon flash Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection and smile , HDR, Panorama and the ability to record video at 1080 pixels at 60 fps with optical stabilization. It has a 2-megapixel front.
|Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 smart. Image: aktualpost.com|
The Lumix CM1 has a rear 20-megapixel camera with resolution of 4992 × 3744 pixels, Leica optics, autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection and video recording at 2160 pixels at 15 fps and 1080 pixels at 30 fps.
In front there is a camera with a 1.1 megapixel sensor. Meanwhile, The Panasonic Cm1 device has a 2600 mAh battery while the Samsung has a 2430 mAh battery that provides up to 14 hours of talk time and 47 hours of music playback.
Based on the comparison, as mentioned above, which one would you choose to accompany your holiday around the world? Perhaps the price may be a consideration in addition to the technical aspects and brand. If you are curious, you should be patient so that you get a more realistic comparison to November 2014 when the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 camera is already available at your favorite store.