Samsung Electronics, the global leader in digital media and convergence technologies, today announced a new addition to its NX family, with the launch of the NX2000. A stylish, slim compact system camera (CSC), the NX2000 combines outstanding, professional results with revolutionary Samsung SMART Camera technology.
Specwise, NX2000 houses 20.3MP APS-C CMOS Sensor and the camera is boosted by its DRIMe IV engine, further it will offer 8fps fast continuous shooting, wide ISO range (100 to 25600), 3.7-inch WVGA Full Touch Screen, 3D Still and Movie Recording capabilities, Wi-Fi Connectivity,Near Field Communication (NFC) and more.
Further, NX2000 will come equipped with a Smart mode, which will provide options to aid you in taking the perfect shot, offering 14 different scene modes, a selection of settings which reflect your shooting environment and needs. Users can take photos of fast-moving subjects, such as a child running with Action Freeze or capture everyone's "good side" with Best Face which takes five consecutive photos and lets the user select the best facial expression of each person in the picture.
There will also be a Smart Camera App, available on both Android and iOS platforms, which offers a streamlined way of linking smart devices. Further, AutoShare sends photos, as they are taken, directly from the NX2000 to a smartphone or tablet, via a direct Wi-Fi connection.
Additionally, users can sync their favorite social website, such as Facebook, to the dedicated Direct Link hot key, for menu-free simplified sharing with the touch of one button.
NX2000 also includes Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4, bolstering its offering to advanced photographers. With an array of tools, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is the essential photography workflow application allowing photography enthusiasts and professionals to enhance, organize and share photos.
Pricing and Availability
The NX2000 is currently available in the international market in white, black and pink colors at $649.99 (approximately Rs 35,000). The South Korean giant has divulged no statement on India release.
"Combining consumer demand for quality photography with the increasing desire for instantaneous sharing has become a focus for our NX range," said Sun Hong Lim, Senior Vice President and Head of Sales & Marketing, Digital Imaging Business, Samsung Electronics. "The NX2000 builds on this theme to offer a stylish model which caters to the needs of today's aspiring photographers who love to share their lives on social networking sites. Ideal for the everyday photographer who wants to capture their world, the NX2000 allows users to express themselves and share their beloved stories with ease with the people who matter."
NX2000 Product Specifications
Image Sensor - 20.3 effective megapixel APS-C CMOS
Display - 93.8mm (3.7") TFT-LCD with Touch Panel, WVGA (800x400) 1,152k dots
HDMI 1.4a, NFC
8fps fast continuous shooting
Battery - BP1130 (1130mAh)
Dimension (WxHxD) - 119 x 64.5 x 35.7 (21.9)mm (excluding the projection part)
Weight - 228 g (without battery)