Samsung posts a gallery of frustratingly inconclusive Galaxy S8 photos
All indications are that Samsung’s incoming Galaxy S8 flagship phone will keep more or less the same camera as the outgoing Galaxy S7 series. But a year is a long time to leave camera engineers idle, and we can be sure that Samsung’s imaging team has tinkered with its processing to try and squeeze out some extra performance and image quality. They have a new automatic HDR mode, for a start, which sounds an awful lot like the auto-HDR that Google keeps on by default on its Pixel device. So, even without markedly different hardware, Samsung’s 2017 phone camera is still a fascinating piece of equipment to explore.
I’m left feeling frustrated, however, by Samsung’s teasing image gallery released this week, featuring shots taken with the S8….