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Samsung Gear 360
Samsung Gear 360
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Samsung Gear 360 review: 30 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

30MP
Samsung Gear 360: 30MP

2. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Samsung Gear 360
71% have it

3. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1920 x 30fps
JVC GY-LS300: 2160 x 150fps

4. battery power

1350mAh
Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta: 6600mAh

5. weight

153g
Veho Muvi Atom: 30g

6. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Samsung Gear 360
80% have it

7. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Samsung Gear 360
23% have it

8. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Samsung Gear 360
26% have it

9. Has timelapse function

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
Samsung Gear 360
7% have it

10. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Samsung Gear 360
30% have it

11. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Samsung Gear 360
77% have it

12. height

56.2mm
Canon Legria Mini: 22mm

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Samsung Gear 360
48% have it

14. width

66.7mm
Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder: 20mm

15. thickness

60mm
GoPro Hero6 Black: 1.26mm

16. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
f/2
JVC Everio GZ-VX815: f/1.2

17. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Samsung Gear 360
10% have it

18. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
0.5"
JVC GC-PX100: 7.6"

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Samsung Gear 360
96% have it

20. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Samsung Gear 360
99% have it

21. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Samsung Gear 360
95% have it

22. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
Samsung Gear 360
27% have it

23. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Samsung Gear 360
5% have it

24. has a gyroscope

A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
Samsung Gear 360
2% have it

25. Bluetooth version

4.1
Sony RX0: 4.1

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