Samsung has announced the launch of the Galaxy S4 zoom smartphone, which features a 10x zoom and 16mp camera.
Samsung say: "The Samsung Galaxy S4 zoom combines the stylish heritage of the latest Galaxy S4 smartphone with advanced photographic capabilities. Part of the Galaxy S4 family, the Galaxy S4 zoom is the realization of Samsung’s mission to create a single device that can fulfill the role of both an industry leading smartphone and a high-end compact camera."
The Galaxy S4 zoom features a 16mp BSI CMOS sensor, and Optical Image Stabilisation. It also has Smart Mode, allowing you to take professional quality photos easily.
The S4 zoom also has a revolutionary new Zoom Ring, which enables you to activate the camera and take a shot during a phone call. The photo is then sent to the person you're on the phone to via MMS. It also gives quick access to Quick Launch and Shortcut features, enabling you to acces your camera in a simple twist.
Pricing and availability is yet to be confirmed. For more information, visit the Samsung website