Images taken with the camera on the Samsung Galaxy S IV are leaked

Images taken with the camera on the Samsung Galaxy S IV are leaked
For the last few weeks, information about a smartphone for AT&T with the model number Samsung SGH-l337 has been spotted. Thanks to the UAProf, we know that the device has a 4.99-inch 1920 x 1080 display which works out to 441ppi. Pictures allegedly with the camera from the AT&T model have been joined with pictures claimed to be from a model for Korea (SHV-E300S). The story here is that the two devices are said to be different variants of the eagerly awaited Samsung Galaxy S IV. The pictures were uploaded to Google+ with the photos taken from the Korean camera uploaded on Wednesday and the shots from the AT&T model uploaded on Thursday.

In a way, those who already have been collecting money in a piggy bank, selling blood (or, ahem, other bodily fluids) raising money for the sequel to the current flagship Android model, might hope that these pictures have nothing to do with the Samsung Galaxy S IV. Why? Because the data indicate that the pictures were most likely not shot using a 13MP camera, which has been rumored to be on the back of the phone. Either a camera with a smaller sensor was used, or else someone at Samsung fiddled with the controls in an attempt to get the dogs off the scent. The latter is a possibility as the EXIF data indicates that the maximum resolution was not used.

Looking at the photos, the subject matter would only appeal to a dot fanatic or a weird Twister freak. That is the game we're talking about, not the weather phenomena. Yesterday, we told you that the Samsung Galaxy S IV is expected to be unwrapped on March 15th, and launch the following month in European markets.

source: HDBlog (translated), SamMobile, AndroidCommunity via Slashgear


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29 Comments

1. wendygarett unregistered

The photographer don't know how to snap shot or what? It looks vibrant to me :(

6. syedzain

Posts: 175; Member since: Oct 08, 2012

iN camera matter, iPhone 5 is the best.

12. Adithya7184 unregistered

I Know, you are a troll.

14. schinnak

Posts: 116; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

and how about the phone matter?

25. darkdroid

Posts: 44; Member since: Sep 13, 2012

another troll .

29. idaman12000

Posts: 39; Member since: May 03, 2011

iphone sux no matter what you say

20. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

what is this? why would sammy or anyone leak such bad quality images to create hype for the S IV? In short its fake!

22. wendygarett unregistered

Photographer is the real fake I guuess

2. krimHD

Posts: 106; Member since: May 23, 2012

seriously i wonder what he was doing or thinking. maybe he thought the camera has the same tech as the lumia 920

3. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

...in the hands of an amateur!! Look at number 2...total mistake.

4. Wiki_jaan

Posts: 704; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

it shows 8mp camera again ..... if its 8mp camera again, than no to s4

7. RiseAgainst94

Posts: 281; Member since: Mar 03, 2012

It would be an unfortunate step sideways rather than forwards.

9. wendygarett unregistered

But again, Samsung still awesome tho :)

10. RiseAgainst94

Posts: 281; Member since: Mar 03, 2012

They make good products, but not without flaws.

11. GeekMovement unregistered

No one makes good products without flaws.

21. takay0

Posts: 144; Member since: Mar 25, 2012

8mp/13mp its will look the same in the phone... if you gonna print in on a big paper only than you will see the diffrence...

23. Jdub0323

Posts: 9; Member since: Jan 12, 2012

my professional DSLR camera is 10.1mp and the images would blow any phone away. It's not about the megapixel...it's all about the quality of lens they use....

5. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Should of let someone else too Test the camera

8. RiseAgainst94

Posts: 281; Member since: Mar 03, 2012

As skeptical as I am about these photos an unimproved camera could sway things in HTC's direction if their ultra pixel technology works out. People want good cameras and while the S3's/Note 2's are very good, they are not class leading. A further step behind could do a little damage to sales.

13. JC557

Posts: 1918; Member since: Dec 07, 2011

At least they're far above Motorola and their cameras. Motorola has a nice clean UI, good/ great battery life and build quality but they cheap out or made a mistake somewhere with the camera.

16. Edmund

Posts: 656; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

lmfao... "ultra-pixel technology" ??? I think you'll find it's the same HDR (stacking) technology that is already being used on the Sony Z. HTC will re-market it of course, but I doubt the changes will bring about any significant improvement in overall camera performance.

19. jackhammeR

Posts: 1548; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

htc makes crappy cameras. They made only two models with decent camera modules. The rest along tiwth this crappy image sense or whatever they call it is a worthless piece of junk. If they use cheap optics and have no bloody idea about photography even the strongest cpu and gpu or any technology won't help them.

26. RiseAgainst94

Posts: 281; Member since: Mar 03, 2012

Good, the Sony Xperia Z has a good camera I'm sure, and as I said, even if it is not much of an improvement their latest high end offerings are "good enough" with all the other enhancements they provide. The HTC One X, One X+, DNA. That's three. Samsung's GS IV and Note 2 low light photos are just as horrible. Both companies need to provide better optics, period.

27. kshell1

Posts: 1143; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

Dont forget the tmobile mytouch 4g slide, its an HTC product

15. Dimitru

Posts: 40; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

the first pic looks better than others..

17. gwuhua1984

Posts: 1237; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

The pic look pretty impressive tho. Still need some low light samples.

18. jackhammeR

Posts: 1548; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

I'm sorry samsung but if your new flagship is going to look like S II with smaller bezel..you';d better put something incredibly stong inside...unless you want to be eaten alive by your competitors.

24. rajamass

Posts: 10; Member since: Jun 12, 2012

My Nokia 5800 can take better pictures than these

28. 9thWonderful

Posts: 232; Member since: Jan 24, 2013

Man i wish they would put stock Jelly Bean into the Galaxy line instead of TouchWiz. I'd actually go back to Android if that was the case. So much cleaner, yet sophisticated than what manufacturers provide. A Galaxy S4 running the N4 software would be like holy matrimony for me. It'll never happen so i guess i'll have to wait to see what BBZ10 has to offer...

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