AT&T today announced the Samsung Galaxy Camera will be available beginning Friday, November 16th for $499.99 with or without a data plan. Galaxy Camera is the first connected camera that combines high performance photography with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and AT&T 3G mobile internet connectivity, resulting in a totally connected photography experience. This point-and-shoot camera promises to be powerful with a familiar, intuitive interface and access to Android apps from the Google Play market. It is the perfect fit for those who wish to shoot, edit and share brilliant photographs and video easily and quickly without connecting to a laptop or PC. Powered by a quad-core 1.4 GHz processor, the Galaxy Camera features a 4.8-inch HD Super Clear LCD screen, 21x optical zoom lens and a super-bright 16MP backside illuminated CMOS sensor.
DigitalCameraReview has already done a first look at the Samsung Galaxy Camera for you. With a large 4.8-inch LCD screen and in-camera editing functionality, this camera may be a huge contender in the point and shoot category. At this point there is no other camera on the market that can boast the total connectivity, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and photographic experience of the Samsung Galaxy.
Samsung is currently offering customers up to $100 off the purchase of a second Samsung connected device, including the new Galaxy Camera, when they purchase any Samsung Galaxy smartphone.