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    Hello!

    My first smartphone was the iPhone 3G. I now have the iPhone 4S, so in 4 years, I've always used the Apple operating system.

    But after newer and better smartphones have launched, I'd like to move to something else. When it launches, I'd like to get the Samsung Galaxy S4.

    I study photography so I shouldn't really use a phone as a camera, but when i'm out and don't want a big camera to carry, I like using my phone for snaps. The 4S, and of course other smartphones, will never match the quality of a DSLR whatever the megapixels, I do like using a phone - at night and in the day.

    I heard the camera on the S4 is really good, but as it runs on Android, I was just wondering are there good photography apps for the phone?

    Photoshop have brought out a non-free app now I noticed for Android, but I like playing around with an app that recently came out called "Afterlight". I searched the Google Play website and that app doesn't exist on Android.

    With Androids, do apps which are available for the iPhone also come out on Android too?

    I know at the end of the day it's a phone, and that's meant to be it's main purpose, but £529 is the cheapest handset only price i've seen for the S4 so far, so i'd like to think i'm getting a good everything with it

    thank you!
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    Hello!

    My first smartphone was the iPhone 3G. I now have the iPhone 4S, so in 4 years, I've always used the Apple operating system.

    But after newer and better smartphones have launched, I'd like to move to something else. When it launches, I'd like to get the Samsung Galaxy S4.

    I study photography so I shouldn't really use a phone as a camera, but when i'm out and don't want a big camera to carry, I like using my phone for snaps. The 4S, and of course other smartphones, will never match the quality of a DSLR whatever the megapixels, I do like using a phone - at night and in the day.

    I heard the camera on the S4 is really good, but as it runs on Android, I was just wondering are there good photography apps for the phone?

    Photoshop have brought out a non-free app now I noticed for Android, but I like playing around with an app that recently came out called "Afterlight". I searched the Google Play website and that app doesn't exist on Android.

    With Androids, do apps which are available for the iPhone also come out on Android too?

    I know at the end of the day it's a phone, and that's meant to be it's main purpose, but £529 is the cheapest handset only price i've seen for the S4 so far, so i'd like to think i'm getting a good everything with it

    thank you!
    If you are into programming, you can use a rooted android phone as pretty much anything under the sun. As long as you're comfortable rooting your phone, that is.

    In terms of optics, the s4 is brilliant, but I can't see what you mean by photography apps? Just link your dropbox or google drive to your phone, take the pics, and when you get home worry about anything else you'd like to do to it. The stock camera app is pretty well equipped. You could flash the 4.2.1 Nexus camera if you wanted to have more interesting applications such as the mini-world effect which is a pain normally.
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    (Original post by timmy-scott)
    Hello!

    My first smartphone was the iPhone 3G. I now have the iPhone 4S, so in 4 years, I've always used the Apple operating system.

    But after newer and better smartphones have launched, I'd like to move to something else. When it launches, I'd like to get the Samsung Galaxy S4.

    I study photography so I shouldn't really use a phone as a camera, but when i'm out and don't want a big camera to carry, I like using my phone for snaps. The 4S, and of course other smartphones, will never match the quality of a DSLR whatever the megapixels, I do like using a phone - at night and in the day.

    I heard the camera on the S4 is really good, but as it runs on Android, I was just wondering are there good photography apps for the phone?

    Photoshop have brought out a non-free app now I noticed for Android, but I like playing around with an app that recently came out called "Afterlight". I searched the Google Play website and that app doesn't exist on Android.

    With Androids, do apps which are available for the iPhone also come out on Android too?

    I know at the end of the day it's a phone, and that's meant to be it's main purpose, but £529 is the cheapest handset only price i've seen for the S4 so far, so i'd like to think i'm getting a good everything with it

    thank you!
    Not every app in the Apps store you can find in Google Play but you can find a lot of them, especially the more popular ones, at the end of the day its up to the developer which platform they make releases for. So it might be that every now and then there's an iOS app that isn't on Android but there are so many apps in the Play Store you should find something similar maybe even better, and photo editing apps there will be hundreds i'm sure, but im not really into that
 
 
 
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