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A Deeper Explanation: Your basic camera manual mode.

A Deeper Explanation: Your basic camera manual mode.

Camera technology in smartphones has progressed to the point where they can have near DSLR quality controls. The cameras on a lot of phones are simply for point-and-shoot purposes, but a lot of upper tier phones have a manual mode for people who really pay attention to smartphone photography. If you have a phone with…

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A Deeper Explanation: OIS vs Digital Stabilization

A Deeper Explanation: OIS vs Digital Stabilization

When reviewers review a phone, they often put a lot of emphasis on its camera. When this happens, a lot of terms go flying by and sometimes we get a little lost. A couple of those terms are OIS and digital (or electronic) stabilization. Not much is said about these terms outside of whether or…

A Deeper Explanation: The IP Certification scale

A Deeper Explanation: The IP Certification scale

There are a lot of different terms tossed around in the mobile tech world on the daily. A lot of us hear these terms without really knowing the information behind them. Well, in the style of Pocket Now, “Let’s do something about it”, here is A Deeper Explanation of the IP certification scale. It’s almost…

A Deeper Explanation: CPU vs SoC

A Deeper Explanation: CPU vs SoC

There are two different terms that we use when talking about the processing power behind computers and mobile devices: CPU and SoC. They’re both synonymous with the “brains” of said devices, and people judge the power and capabilities of that device based on how good that certain chip is. Though they’re used in similar ways,…

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