Category Archives: Samsung

Samsung pulling their cameras out of the UK as well


Yes, Samsung is also pulling their digital cameras and camcorders from the UK. Not really a surprising news if you have been following our previous Samsung coverage.

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Pre-Black Friday deals from Canon, Sony, Samsung, Fuji, Panasonic and Rokinon

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Another nail in the coffin: Samsung will stop selling cameras in the Netherlands


After Germany, Samsung will now also stop selling cameras in the Netherlands:

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It’s official: Samsung pulling their cameras out of Germany


The German magazine FotoMagazin contacted me to share an official statement they got from Samsung about the company pulling all cameras from the German photography market (Google translation):

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Samsung NX1 discontinued in Europe, Hong Kong and Australia

Samsung NX1 mirrorless camera 8

@photorumors Samsung IS shuttering their camera division effective 2016. They are withholding announcement … — John (@jhonlsu) November 6, 2015 New reports appeared online about the Samsung NX1 mirrorless camera ($1,199) being discontinued in Europe, Hong Kong and Australia:

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iFixit tears down a Samsung NX500 camera


If you have nothing to do this weekend you can watch this 20 minutes video of iFixit tearing down a Samsung NX500 mirrorless camera ($638):

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Norwegian camera store stops selling Samsung cameras


Another nail in the Samsung camera business coffin: I received multiple reports that different European stores are pulling out their Samsung inventory. The latest one is coming from the Norwegian camera store Japan Photo – they are getting rid of their Samsung stock and are cutting the prices by 50%:

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Did Samsung just confirm that they are closing their camera business?


@photorumors — John (@jhonlsu) October 26, 2015 A reader twitted me (thanks ‏@jhonlsu) this screenshot of a live chat with Samsung support where they pretty much confirm the rumors about Samsung shutting down their camera business unit (see also this post).

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Another report about Samsung shutting down their camera business


Another website | Google translation reports that Samsung will be closing their camera business unit. They have already stopped any camera/lens development and there will be no more new products announced. Asiae is an accurate and popular business newspaper in S. Korea. Last month I reported about another website that reported the exact same thing and Samsung were very quick […]

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Samsung NX500 camera tested at DxOMark

Samsung NX500 camera tested at DxOMark 2

DxOMark published their test results for the Samsung NX500 mirrorless camera ($599) and described it as the “new leader for hybrid APS-C sensor image quality”:

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