Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Samsung Gear 360 Review 2017

Released in the MWC in Barcelona in 2016, it is the imaging device Samsung already available in Indonesia a few months ago. However, Samsung Electronics Indonesia only sell in large quantities in recent times. Test chip Samsung Gear 360 for a few days.

In the middle of the use of action cam which is already present with a variety of well-known, as well as Chinese-made brands, taking pictures and video recording, 360 photographers challenge for new experiences.

360 recording definition actually refers to the image capture and image technology results (both image and video) on an object. Places like alternately in full or sometimes one turnover in several axes (axis). In contrast to the pictures taken with the panorama mode, although it can be a 360-degree angle of rotation, but usually only with a pattern of horizontal width.

Recording 360 degree angle allows all aimed at one or the video image. Then put this before Samsung. Restrictions suffered by the smartphone camera and then replaced by a gear or additional imaging camera equipment. However, in order to run (start control, arrest, on the store) is still done by your smartphone.

Samsung Gear 360 to the new device, which opens up to the presence of watching videos on a rotating basis of the content of the heart where you want to go. With Motion View mode, you are invited to explore until each side in one frame of the video. Certainly for the moment, more comfortable feel need to use virtual reality goggles or cardboard to make them.

For example, video or images from the museum on each side room there are different groups. As you can see, you can always head to the side as you go, then turned to the other side, and continue to look at both sides so on.

SAMSUNG GEAR 360 applications

Samsung Gear 360 can operate without the use of the application. But it is it would be difficult to monitor and determine the exact moment that captures things the camera lens. Therefore, Samsung has been preparing an application called Samsung Gear 360 manager. Available in the galaxy apps, or PlayStore in this application. It can also be downloaded via the browser with web address.

The required memory space of 98 MB for the development of this application. Oh yes, and not only compatible Samsung Galaxy series. Samsung Gear 360 Director can be downloaded only minimum Samsung Galaxy Note 5. For the series does not fit underneath. So, apparently was only about 6 series (other than the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 also S6, S6 Edge In addition, Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Plus).

+ + Advantages + +

+ Dimensions unique, round shape
+ Full wireless connection
+ Shooting modes vary
+ Operation is easy

- -  Deficiency - -

- Can only be connected to the high-end Samsung Galaxy smartphone
- There is a shadow when using the tripod


Dimensions66.7 x 56.2 mm, weighs 153 grams
Wireless ConnectionBluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi a / b / g / n / ac, NFC
ConnectionsUSB 3.0
Cameratwo 15 MP (3840 x 1920 pixels) f / 2.0
FormatMP4 / H.265 (video), JPEG (photo)
Shooting modesVideo, Photo, Time Lapse, Video Looping
MemorymicroSD (up to 128 GB)
Battery1,350 mAh

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Samsung Gear 360 Review 2017
4/ 5

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