Samsung Gear 360, Can Shoot 360 degree images

Samsung has announced Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge with gigantic specs. The Samsung Galaxy S7 features a 5.1-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED screen, Qualcomm’s most powerful Snapdragon 820 system chip under the hood and a brand new 12-megapixel camera with low light superpowers. All of that runs on a new edition of TouchWiz on top of Android 6 Marshmallow. And yes, the microSD card slot is back: you can use a card of up to 200GB on the S7. The Galaxy S7 also has a very large, 3000mAh battery and it adds IP68 water resistance.

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Samsung is hoping to create an all-in-one 360° capture experience with its new camera, the Gear 360. It consists of two lenses, with 16megapixel sensors, which can be used together to form a combined image taking in the entire surroundings that can be then uploaded directly to YouTube, Facebook, even Google Street View.

To use it on smartphone, there’s a particular app known as Gear 360 app which can be used to snap pictures via Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. The app can also be used as a Bluetooth remote for the Gear 360.

It can Video capture to 3840×1920 @ 30fps. With its 1350 mAh battery, this camera is meant to run on its own for over two hours of video recording.

Samsung plans to have a full list of supported phones available when the Gear 360 goes on sale in Q2 2016.

Well, the price is currently not known.

So guys stay connected with us for more news from MWC 2016.

Simranpal Singh
Simranpal Singh
With a decade-long journey in the tech industry, I've been actively engaged in tech reporting across various reputable publications. He currently works as a Web Developer at RightNode Media and pursues his hobby of writing on GoAndroid. Enjoy travelling, and always excited about new tech trends. He actively contributes on GizmoChina and GChromecast Hub.


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