Samsung Galaxy K Zoom


Samsung Galaxy K ZoomNotebook: Samsung Galaxy K Zoom (Galaxy Series)
Processor: Samsung Exynos 5260 Hexa
Graphics Adapter: ARM Mali-T624
Display: 4.8 inch, 16:9, 1280x720 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 0.2kg
Price: 500 euro
Average Score: 77% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: 81%, performance: 70%, features: 80%, display: 70% mobility: 66%, workmanship: 60%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom

60% Samsung Galaxy K Zoom
Source: Gadget Show English
Samsung has largely improved on last year's Galaxy S4 Zoom with the Galaxy K Zoom, cranking up its camera skills and dropping its huge heft, but it's simply still a tank of a phone. Despite its top-notch camera, the rest of the specs don't match up to its £400 price-tag. Samsung has tried to deliver the best of both camera and phone, and unfortunately, it just doesn't match up.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 08/27/2014
Rating: Total score: 60%
82% Samsung Galaxy K zoom review: the point-and-shoot with a phone
Source: Pocketnow English
That being said, we’re still not sure we’re able to answer our fundamental questions about this device, but we’ll try our best. Is it a phone? It definitely is a smartphone, and a rather capable one at that, being able to handle most of today’s tasks without a problem. Is it a camera? It surely is, and a good one at that. Who would buy it? The person who doesn’t care about added bulk, is not a spec-head (but rather a casual smartphone user), is relatively light on using the phone, and cares a lot about his or her on-the-go photography. Why? Well, you tell us why you’d buy (or skip) the Samsung Galaxy K zoom, in the comments below.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/11/2014
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 70% features: 80% mobility: 50%
70% Samsung Galaxy K Zoom review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
The Samsung Galaxy K Zoom is a strange middle-ground phone. It doesn’t have every latest feature under the sun, but makes sacrifices in design that mean people may assume it does. Really, this phone is all about the optical zoom, and we still think that the Galaxy S5 can actually produce somewhat superior photos when shooting at a wide angle. For most, this phone isn’t really a sensible compromise, but there are real benefits to having a 10x optical zoom in a phone.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/22/2014
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 70% performance: 70% display: 70% mobility: 50% workmanship: 60%

Foreign Reviews

96% Mehr Handy als Kamera
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/18/2014
Rating: Total score: 96% price: 91% mobility: 99%


ARM Mali-T624:

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

5260 Hexa: Hexacore SoC that integrates two fast Cortex-A15 cores and four power saving Cortex-A7 cores. All six cores can work together to boost performance.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

4.8": » To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.2 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist hardly any models in this extreme class of weight. 7-9 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

Samsung: The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international businesses, all united under the Samsung brand in South Korea. The meaning of the Korean word Samsung is "tristar" or "three stars". The Samsung brand is one of the most important brands of South Korea. Samsung is an international notebook manufacturer of medium size according market shares and reviews.

Samsung reviews

77%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-07-22 (Update: 2014-07-22)