Few month ago Samsung release there latest smartphone Galaxy S6 and S6 EDGE. Both device has 16 MP rear camera and 5 MP front camera. The back camera on the S6 Edge is awesome. It’s 1 of the great cameras i had the pleasure on smartphone. Samsung Galaxy S6 EDGE has 16MP BSI CMOS Sensor( they use Sony IMX240 sensor ), faster f1.9 aperture lens and the extra of an optical image stabilization system the S6 EDGE camera is, at least on paper, a clear improvement on the already very nice performing module in the S5. Samsung has also improve the selfie / front camera, which now offers a 5MP resolution and 44% larger pixel than its equivalent on the S5. It’s features real time HDR and multi frame low light modes. This device has advance level camera setting so now you can manual controls ISO, exposure compensation and white balance. You can also control shutter speed use third party apps but the Galaxy S6 does not currently support DNG Raw capture as specified in the new android camera api.
Camera Features –
- 5 MP Front facing camera + 16 MP Back Camera ( 5312×2988 pixel 16:9 ) ( Both camera has BSI CMOS Sensor )
- Both camera use Sony IMX240 Sensor.
- Camera mode = Auto > Pro > Slective Focus > Panorma > Slow motion > Fast motion > Virtual Shot. ( You can also download more camera mode )
- F1.9 lens aperture .
- High quality LED Flash.
- Optical image stabilization.
- Rec 4K video.
- Both camera has real time HDR.
- Support for manual shutter speed control in third party apps.
- Fast auto focus.
- Focus mode = Near focus > Far focus > Pan focus
- Camera effect = Faded color > Cartoon > Vignettle > Grayscale > Moody > Vintage > Tint ( You can download more effect from internet )
- Can take high quality panorama . 360 degree panorama are around 20,000 pixel wide and 3000 pixels tall.
- Minimum ISO 100 Max ISO 800.
Front Camera –
The Galaxy S6 Edge has a 5 MP front camera. This device both camera ( rear and front) has 1.9 aperture .In low light the front camera uses a similar night mode as the main unite and you can use HDR mode and photo image effects as well.
Image – Outdoor Selfie
Image – Indoor Selfie
Rear Camera –
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge has 16 MP Camera. The camera app opens up very quickly as well, which is awesome for capturing these unexpected moments. In good light the S6 Edge produces excellent image quality. Exposure and white balance tend to be spot on and the image show good detail. The lens of our test unit is very bright conditions. Picture are also virtually free of chromatic aberrations. As usual colors are a little on the saturated side of things but images still retain a fairly true look.
Below i share some image
Image – Near Focus ( Rear Camera )
Image – Slow Motion ( Rear Camera )
Image – Day light Photography
Video Review –
Galaxy S6 Edge can rec 4K quality video. Just pressing the video button start recording and while recording you can pause. You can choose from a range covering 640×440 pixel in 4:3 aspect ration to 4K recording in 16.9. You can rec 2160@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@120 fps. You can also take HDR video.Slow and Fast motion modes are accessed via the camera app mode button.
Galaxy S6 Edge video rec 4K
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Video Rec Slow Motion
Final Dissolution of Samsung Galaxy S6 EDGE Camera Reviews –
Galaxy S6 is a awesome smartphone to take image. But every device has pros and cons
Pros of Galaxy S6 Edge camera –
> Good detail and low noise levels in bright light.
> Good sharpness across the frame.
> Good Flash performance.
> Better quality capture panorama ( 19,200 and 3000 pixel )
> True HDR mode .
> Good front camera.
Cons of Galaxy S6 Edge camera –
> Now Raw support or capture.
> Glass back panel prone to fingerprint smearing.
> No manual shutter speed in stock camera app.