Sony Xperia XZ Premium vs iPhone 7: test of slow motion with a frequency of 960 fps
04.03.2017 0 Comments
The flagship Sony Xperia XZ Premium, presented at the MWC in Barcelona, called the web wave videos made by users of these devices. Thanks to the possibilities of their new owners will be able to join the world of art and to create using the gadget’s own masterpiece. Sony Xperia XZ Premium is equipped with an unusual camera that can shoot video with slow motion effect with a frequency of 960 frames per second.
The Japanese manufacturer has developed a special sensor for smartphones, in which the memory is integrated directly into the sensor block. Before such a device could boast of only the sensors of DSLR cameras. This innovation has allowed to make the main camera the Xperia XZ Premium fastest on the market.
Sony Xperia XZ Premium always makes a few shots before pressing the shutter and the user has the opportunity to choose the best frame. Accordingly, the higher the probability of getting a good shot.
Test Slow-mo at 960 fps Sony Xperia XZ Premium:
In addition, such improvements are possible to implement on smartphone mode high-speed shooting with a frequency of 960 frames per second in 720p resolution. Pretty impressive numbers: the iPhone 7 offers the same mode, but with a frequency of 240 fps.
For shooting in slo-mo mode on the Xperia XZ Premium, you need to select a special mode, and the delayed result is not the whole movie, but only a few seconds. And the beginning of a slow fragment is selected manually, in the process of shooting.
Comparison of Slow-mo 960, 480 and 240 fps:
In the iPhone part of the video that is played in slow motion, you can choose after the recording. This is a significant advantage, as the Xperia XZ Premium when shooting scenes is a good chance to miss. However, Apple smartphones possible slow motion is much more modest. And although it is still unknown what Apple will offer the iPhone 8, in comparison with last year’s flagship 960 fps of the Japanese look very impressive.
Test Slow-mo in 240 fps on the iPhone 7 Plus and iPhone 6s Plus: