Samsung has announced the launch of new Samsung NX1, the interchangeable lens camera. The device is designed for expert photographers, promising high image quality and fast AF system. The device will be available at a cost of $2110.
NX1 sports a new DRIMe V Image Processor that guarantees superior imaging speed and quality.
It also has Auto Focus (AF) System III that ensures even fleeting moments are captured in high quality. The NX1 can shoot up to 15 frames per-second and has a 1/8000 sec shutter speed.
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The device boasts a 28.2 MP APS-C CMOS sensor and a 3 inch Super AMOLED tilt display with touch panel.
The Back Side Illumination (BSI) feature exposes the camera’s sensor to more light than conventional camera models for premium images in low light settings.
NX1 takes clear shots at higher ISO and minimizes noise in dark environments for sharp and natural images.
The camera has a new Samsung Auto Shot (SAS) feature that predicts the right time to capture the shot, resulting in perfect capture in every decisive moment.
The NX1 supports both 4K and Ultra HD (UHD) video with HEVC Codec, providing flexibility and choice when it comes to movie capture.
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The camera has an ergonomic design and is comfortable to hold. It is customized for high end photographers. The durable magnesium alloy body gives a rugged feel.
The company has also announced a new 50-150 mm S ED OIS lens which is a high end professional lens matched with NX1.
S-series lens is ideally suited to a wide range of scenarios including sport, wildlife and portrait photography. It has F2.8 maximum aperture and 35mm equivalent 77-231mm focal range.
NX1 Key Specs:
- 28.2 MP APS-C BSI CMOS image sensor
- 3 inch Super AMOLED tilt display with touch panel
- EVF (OLED) with eye contact sensor
- Built in flash
- NTSC, PAL, HDMI video output
- 3D still image and video capturing
- External microphone
- Bluetooth 3.0, NFC
- SD, SDHC,SDXC,UHS-I,UHS-II storage options
- BP1900 (1860mAh) battery
- 138.5 wide, 102.3 high and 65.8 deep
- Weighs 550 gm (without battery)
50-150 mm S ED OIS lens specs:
- 50-150mm focal length
- 20 elements in 13 groups (4 ED, 1 XHR)
- F2.8 (Min. F22) aperture
- Optical image stabilizer
- Samsung Hyper Shield Coating
- Dust and splash resistance
- Custom Focus Range Limiter
- Tripod Mount Collar
- 72mm filter size
- NX Mount
- 915 gm