Video shot with Samsung GALAXY Nexus appears on YouTube in 1080p glory
0. phoneArena 21 Oct 2011, 06:34 posted on
Those who count megapixels might feel that the Samsung GALAXY Nexus somehow was shortchanged as it comes with a 5MP camera, but the number of megapixels doesn't relate how good a camera really is and Google says that the camera on the GALAXY Nexus is one of the best on a cell phone...
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1. RORYREVOLUTION (Posts: 3072; Member since: 12 Jan 2010)
This can't wait to see a hands on video on the phone itself.
2. remyrz (Posts: 194; Member since: 28 Oct 2010)
so.. 8 megapixel is better than 5 megapixel huh? im not sure about that now :D
7. roldefol (Posts: 3262; Member since: 28 Jan 2011)
Depends on the 5 MP and 8 MP cameras... there are some great 8 MP and some lousy 8 MP, ditto for 5 MP. This just goes to show you can't judge any piece of tech by numbers alone.
9. remixfa (Posts: 14255; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)
its not about mpx numbers, its about quality parts and software.
16. RORYREVOLUTION (Posts: 3072; Member since: 12 Jan 2010)
All of Samsung's high end android phones have had good cameras. From the SGS and no surprise with the Galaxy Nexus. I don't care enough about camera's to even worry about what kind of camera it has or the quality. ICS, 4.65 720p hd display is alone a reason to buy.
3. Cyd07 (Posts: 83; Member since: 03 Oct 2011)
Not good, just excellent ! Even on fullscreen on my 22" desktop screen.
But I don't understand why he made the clip faster ?
10. remixfa (Posts: 14255; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)
he was showing off the built in time lapse functionality of ICS
11. chuckyoo (Posts: 34; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)
Time lapse is a recording option for the galaxy nexus. That is awesome.
5. som (Posts: 768; Member since: 10 Nov 2009)
A giant body cannot fit a microSD card slot is not my choice, good bye Nexus see you Galaxy S II.
6. terabyteRouser (Posts: 457; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)
Surely, the Nexus will not miss you.
13. vantenkiest (Posts: 308; Member since: 20 Apr 2011)
this is a huge factor for me too. but I may break down still. I love this phone I got my hands on a Dummy and it feels really really good.
But i have 16 gigs filled on my sd.. not sure i wanna wait the hour its going to take to transfer all that data
8. henrickrw (Posts: 408; Member since: 16 Sep 2011)
I would love to see this exact shoot with the GS2....
12. zhieson (Posts: 10; Member since: 21 Jun 2011)
An older 5mp SLR still destroys ANY cell phone camera (even 8mp).
MP don't really matter unless your blowing something up. And even if so, you can have a lot of pixels that are of poor focus/processing.
14. vantenkiest (Posts: 308; Member since: 20 Apr 2011)
this is very true. even non digital SLR will still kill any phones cam.
but that kinda goes without saying. I would like to see a photography phone come out or something. would be interesting.
15. joaolx (Posts: 364; Member since: 16 Aug 2011)
Looks incredible. Very nice. Don't know why he speed it up, but i would like to see how smooth the video is and I can't because he speed it up.
17. Penny (Posts: 1446; Member since: 04 Feb 2011)
720p and 1080p versions of this video keep crashing for some reason. Don't know if anybody else is experiencing this.
18. protozeloz (Posts: 5387; Member since: 16 Sep 2010)
are you trying on a phone or a computer? I had no issues so far
20. Penny (Posts: 1446; Member since: 04 Feb 2011)
Was trying on a work computer earlier. Windows 7, Google Chrome, enough internet bandwidth. Must have been a problem with the plugin, because it is working fine on my home computer, which is also a Windows 7, Google Chrome setup.
21. Evil_SaNz (Posts: 259; Member since: 20 Oct 2011)
It's not the megapixels that make the quality of a photo or video, it's the dimension of its lens or sensor plus the software that handles it