Samsung NX1 smart camera officially announced from RM4699


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Jon Low, Malaysian professional photographer, Marcus Reichmann, National Geographic Channel Photographer, Tan Kok Luin, Head of Sales & Marketing, Digital Imaging,  Samsung Malaysia Electronics, Justin Joo Hyun Bin, Business Manager, Mobile Division, Samsung Malaysia Electronics, Lee Jui Siang, Vice President, Mobile, IT & Digital Imaging, Samsung Malaysia Electronics, Jeffrey Lee Chee Seng, Marketing Leader, Digital Imaging, Samsung Malaysia Electronics, David Khoo, Malaysian film producer and Yaman Ibrahim, Malaysian professional photographer joins Samsung’s management on stage for the unveiling of the Samsung NX1

The Samsung NX1 smart camera was officially announced for Malaysia at a retail price of RM4699 for the body alone. Featuring a 28MP APS-C BSI CMOS sensor and the latest DRIMe (pronounced dream) V image processor, the NX1 is a mirrorless DSLR with compact size but packs in premium features. These tech specs and features include 15FPS continuous AF shooting, a super fast Auto Focus System III with 205 Phase Detection AF points and a durable dust and water resistant magnesium alloy body. Samsung Malaysia showcased it's various features alongside testimonials from various professional photographers and film makers who included Marcus Reichmann from National Geographic Channel, David Khoo who is a local film producer, Jon Low and Yaman Ibrahim both whom are well-known Malaysian professional photographers. The NX1 enables 4K UHD video recording in HEVC (H.265) format for better clarity and smaller file size but do check out the full features list below:

  • 28.2MP APS-C BSI CMOS sensor
  • 76.8mm (3-ich) Super AMOLED Tilt display with touch panel (tilting up 90 degrees, down 45 degrees)
  • EVF (OLED with Eye contact sensor viewfinder
  • ISO Auto, 100 ~ 25600 (1EV or 1/3EV step) (EXT 51200)
  • JPEG (3:2) 28M (6480 x 4320) ~ JPEG (1:1) 2M (1408 x 1152) + RAW 28M (6480 x 4320) + 3D Lens JPEG (16:9) 5.9M (3232 x 1824)
  • MP4 video recording (HEVC / H.256, AAC) - UHD 3840 x 2160 (30fps only) + 4K (4096 x 2160 (24fps only) + full HD (1920 x 1080, 1280x720, 640 x480)
  • NTSC + PAL + DMI video output
  • Features Smart Mode, 3D Still image and video capturing, built-in flash, magnesium cover body, external microphone, dust and splash resistance
  • Supports 802.11 b/g/n/ac WiFi, NFC, Bluetooth 3.0, SD, SDHC, SDXC, UHS-1, UHS-11 memory cards
  • 1860 mAh (BP1900) battery
  • 138.5 x 102.3 x 65.8mm | 550g without battery


The Samsung NX1 is currently available at all Samsung authorized dealers with a retail price of RM4699 for the body and RM8699 for the Camera body and a 16-50mm F2-2.8 lens. Various grips, lenses and other accessories are also available. Check out our hands-on images of the Samsung NX1 and it's various accessories below.




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