As December 25th approaches, more and more killer digital camera deals are surfacing. Samsung's sleek NX1000 smart camera and Nikon's COOLPIX S01 are just two examples.
The integration of Wi-Fi, however, is by far the NX1000's most outstanding feature. It allows you to instantly upload images/video to social networking sites, such as Facebook and Picasa, cloud storage sites, such as Microsoft Sky Drive, or email them directly from the camera.
The NX1000 is also compatible with Samsung's Remote Viewfinder, an Android app for Samsung Galaxy smart phones/ tablets that allows you to control settings and even snap a picture from up to 30 feet away. With Samsung's MobileLink app, you can also easily transfer and display images onto Samsung smart phones, tablets, or Smart TVs.
The camera also includes Samsung's AllShare technology that connects directly to a DLNA-compatible big screen TVs, while PC Auto Backup automatically stores photos on a PC via Wi-Fi, eliminating the need for cables.
With the Smart Auto setting, the camera analyzes, identifies and automatically selects the most appropriate scene mode for the best results. If you need more control, a Smart Panel feature provides easy access to manual settings for aperture, shutter speed, flash intensity and more.
Available in black, white, or pink, the Samsung NX1000 SMART camera comes bundled with an all-purpose 20-50mm zoom lens and external flash for an MSRP of $699.99. The good news, however, is that several online vendors are currently selling the kit for $499 or less. For more information, visit Samsung.com.
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