Samsung NX-R to be launched at Photokina 2012?
According to anonymous sources and Photo Rumors Samsung is preparing some surprises for Photokina 2012, namely the launch of a retro styled compact system camera, the Samsung NX-R (where R stands for retro and range finder like).
Samsung NX-R the reinterpretation of Leica?
According to rumors The Samsung NX-R compact system camera does indeed have some retro style and rangefinder like resembling close the Leica X2.
Samsung NX-R Rumored Specifications:
Some of the leaked specifications of the Samsung NX-R compact system camera:
- APS C size sensor
- 20.3 mega pixels sensor (same as used by the Samsung NX20)
- Interchangeable lenses with the proprietary Samsung NX system
- Magnesium alloy body
- Retro Style Camera with operations executed directly with dials and buttons at camera similar to the Fuji X-Pro1
- 10 fps
- Max shutter speed 1/8000 sec
- built in wifi
If rumors happen to be true for sure Samsung will have a winner here and the Samsung NX-R compact system camera may prove to be the silver bullet for the Fuji X-Pro1 that has awed photography world at time of its launch due to its retro style nature and usage of latest technologies.