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30th May 2012, 07:07 AM |#1  
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Quite strange that they declared the Xperia S to be the worst performer in the group and said:

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But, it does look like the 12.1MP Sony Xperia S is the least impressive of the four devices, even with its megapixel superiority. The poorer quality can possibly be attributed to its lower cost and hence, cheaper hardware



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30th May 2012, 08:01 AM |#2  
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Watch out for even more "fanboy" reviews to popup.
30th May 2012, 08:01 AM |#3  
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I have seen this article yesterday, I dont know what's going on but. I had chance to play with IPhone 4g and HTC ONE X cameras and I have to say that my SONY XPERIA S is the winner. Whoever made this macro picture with bananas for XPS _ completely f **** it. For me this looks like an anti -Sony competition ...

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30th May 2012, 08:17 AM |#4  
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Hmm...

I always take these photo reviews with a grain of salt. It is really the reviewers who make/break these sort of reviews.

He doesn't say whether he uses Auto-Mode, or anything like that. With standard settings I feel you aren't even capable of reviewing a camera properly...they leave it all up to the auto-mode to decide what settings to use.

Oh well, I know my Xperia S takes amazing pictures in comparison to most of those devices, that's all that matters to me, regardless of the random negative reviews here and there .
30th May 2012, 08:35 AM |#5  
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True. I am surprised to see such horrible photos taken with the Xperia S. XS can do much better than what the author managed. Pretty sure he used auto mode and didn't let the phone focus properly. Or maybe messed up the settings to make it seem worse.
30th May 2012, 02:43 PM |#6  
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well
XS camera is great and compare to my previous SGS 2, XS has fast focus and fast shutter speed.. even the color is better

https://plus.google.com/u/0/photos/1...54225338739793
30th May 2012, 06:41 PM |#7  
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Have you already tried any photos with low light.. they are pretty noisy i think the flash its not very good .. i mean my satio did better
30th May 2012, 06:52 PM |#8  
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Have you already tried any photos with low light.. they are pretty noisy i think the flash its not very good .. i mean my satio did better

That seems to be a software problem

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30th May 2012, 07:22 PM |#9  
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Originally Posted by shmoejoe

Hmm...

I always take these photo reviews with a grain of salt. It is really the reviewers who make/break these sort of reviews.

He doesn't say whether he uses Auto-Mode, or anything like that. With standard settings I feel you aren't even capable of reviewing a camera properly...they leave it all up to the auto-mode to decide what settings to use.

Oh well, I know my Xperia S takes amazing pictures in comparison to most of those devices, that's all that matters to me, regardless of the random negative reviews here and there .

fully agree there is full of fanboys with no respect for the tecnology look at this video for example
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A33-6...eature=related

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30th May 2012, 09:01 PM |#10  
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Bad review I must say. I wonder if companies are paying reviewers to bash another company's product and make them less appealing. I find the iPhone 4S pics quite colour accurate but the Xperia S has much more detail and gives me perfect pictures. I seem to use my dSLR less since I got the S. I don't like HTC One X's camera. Just not as good. One reason I didn't consider it. Though I am not sure about S3. If it's close to S2's camera unit, I can crown my Xperia S as the winner

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