New Samsung NX1000 Compact System Camera
Smart Share with One Button
Hong Kong – 26 Jun 2012 – Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd announces today the launch of a new member of the NX series – Samsung NX1000 compact system camera. The new NX1000 presents a compact, fashionable design and excellent functionality, with Wi-Fi connectivity and a unique Smart Link hot key, which together enable wireless sharing of videos and images with a single button anywhere and anytime.
Portable Camera with Professional and Compact Design
With a light, compact body and fashionable design, Samsung NX1000 is extremely portable with a weight of only 222 grams. It is equipped with an APS-C CMOS sensor at 20.3 megapixels, delivering detailed and high quality images comparable to professional cameras. A wide range of sensitivity up to ISO 12,800 offers convenience for users by utilizing natural light under dim environment to capture perfect pictures; while a high-resolution LCD display will provide you with higher contrast ratio and vivid colors, which enables photographer to focus on framing of photos. In addition, NX1000 can take up to 8 photos per second in continuous shooting mode, with a sensitive focus system to capture any fast motion in detail.
Direct Wi-Fi Wireless Connection to Smartphone and Internet – Share Daily Life at Anytime
Samsung NX1000 contains built-in Direct Wi-Fi technology, which enables access to the internet through more than 500,000 Wi-Fi hotspots. Users can send emails, upload photos or videos to social website like Facebook, Weibo and Youtube anytime. Also, the MobileLink and TV Link functions allows NX1000 to be directly connected to smartphones, laptop computers or TVs for immediate viewing or sending of images; while the unique Smart Link hot key makes connection and sharing photos through compatible smartphones, tablets or laptop computers as easy and convenient as pressing a single button.
The built-in Auto Backup function of NX1000 enables users to back-up photos and videos to the computer at home automatically through wireless network without cable connection. Users can also upload photos to Microsoft Skydrive 25GB free Cloud storage, so that precious photos can be kept when personal computer is not by their side during a trip. Through the Remote Viewfinder function, a smartphone can be used as a remote controller to preview the camera image and take the photo, giving users more shooting angle possibilities.
Handy Tool for Both Automatic or Manual Shooting
Samsung NX1000 also contains a built-in Smart Auto 2.0 function, which accurately detects the exposure value and colour temperature required, so that users can focus on framing a spectacular view. NX1000 inherits NX series’ widely appreciated i-Function 2.0. It offers convenience to photographers by maintaining their shooting posture, using focus ring to adjust aperture, shutter speed, ISO sensitivity and other configurations, or to select various built-in filters and effects, which can be previewed immediately.
NX1000 is equipped with 10 built-in Smart Filters, providing various effects such as fish-eye, sketching and miniature, and 4 special colour filters which sharpen particular colour. NX1000 also contains 3D shooting and panoramic shooting functions, which can be applied simultaneously. Apart from capturing a still moment on photos, NX1000 can record 1080p Full HD stereo video, to which various built-in Smart filter effects can be applied to create amazing videos to share with friends. Combining excellent functionality and fashionable design, NX1000 offers white, black and pink in body colour with lens and flashlights in the same colour, satisfying both professional users and photography enthusiasts in pursuit of excellence.
Suggested Retail Price
Samsung NX1000 Compact System Camera:
- $5,490 (including Samsung 20-50mm F3.5-5.6 II i-Function lens) is now available
- $6,490 (including Samsung 20-50mm F3.5-5.6 II i-Function lens and 16mm F2.4 i-Function lens) will be available in mid-July
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2011 consolidated sales of US$143.1 billion. Employing approximately 206,000 people in 197 offices across 72 countries, the company operates two separate organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media & Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LED. Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic, environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world’s most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com.