The Samsung Galaxy S5's Killer Camera Feature: Speed

Samsung has never been a leader when it comes to smartphone cameras but with the Galaxy S5, it's taken a step forward. It has nothing to do with megapixels—instead it's all about that weird-sounding feature called "phase-detect" autofocus, which allows the camera to focus in just .3 seconds. Samsung claims that's the… » 2/24/14 3:25pm 2/24/14 3:25pm

iPhone 5S Camera Battle: A Stand-Up Camera That Doesn't Stand Out

We spent the morning and afternoon testing out the redesigned iPhone 5S camera to get a sense of how it compares to its predecessor, as well as to the cameras on its biggest competitors. Without a doubt, it's a solid shooter that incorporates some improvements, but mostly, we're just damned impressed at how far… » 9/20/13 5:36pm 9/20/13 5:36pm

BlackBerry Z10 Camera: The Worst Low-Light Performance We've Seen in a…

For the old BlackBerry, a handset's camera was an ancillary feature. But the new hip BlackBerry is supposed to be tuned into how regular people—not just suits—use their phones. The BlackBerry Z10's camera has a chance to prove it's better than the rest. And if our initial low-light camera test is any indication, the… » 1/30/13 3:40pm 1/30/13 3:40pm