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General Introduction About Wi-Fi Camera

On September, 2016. Posted in How To

With a lot of changes in innovations and technologies, many things that used to be popular such as best instant camera (see more) are now seeing a decline in popularity.

However, there are also certain things that are becoming more and more popular because they are successful in keeping up with technologies and fast moving humanís social life. Smartphones are a brilliant example.  They come with many modern applications, high techniques camera and the ability to help you connect with other people.

In order to keep up with the development and increasing market share of smartphones, digital camera manufactures need to offer various features and innovations in their products in order to compete with smartphones. One of the features smartphones have but digital camera used not to have is Wi-Fi connectivity.

It is worth mentioning that Wi-Fi is now everywhere, from public places to libraries and tourist attractions. It is now easier than ever for you to take a picture with your phone and upload it immediately.  The need to share pictures and daily activities to friends and families right away is so high that if a digital camera does not support instant sharing, nobody will probably buy it.

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Here are some benefits of having a Wi-Fi Camera

1. Quick Upload

With a camera equipped with Wi-Fi connectivity, you would be able to upload the photos you have taken into your cloud account.

You donít have to use a memory stick or connect your computer with the digital camera in order to load the pictures to your computer anymore.

This comes in handy when you borrow other peopleís camera. You donít have to bring the camera back to your house for the pictures or ask them to copy these pictures to your USB stick. All you need to do is uploading the pictures right away from the camera, come back home and download the pictures.

You can also access these photos from various devices other than your computer and the digital camera.

2. Easy Sharing

As I mention above, now it is time of new technologies and social media. There are many sharing sits with millions of people sharing pictures and clips every day.

 With a digital camera coming with Wi-Fi connectivity, you now have chance to upload the picture to your social page like Facebook and Instagram immediately.

3. Avoiding Deleting Mistakenly

With your photos now upload immediately to your cloud account; you donít have to worry about deleting a picture unintentionally as all of your pictures have already been saved onto your cloud account.

One of the most common things that happen to me on a holiday is that the memory card is always full. If this happens, I have to go through all of the pictures, deciding which one to keep and which one to delete.

Well, you donít have to worry about it anymore now you have digital camera with aWi-Fi connectivity. All you need to do is uploading everything to your cloud account and reset your memory card, which is then completely empty for new pictures.

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Here are some of the most common benefits of having a digital camera with a Wi-Fi connection. Now you can see it is as convenient as having a phone with a competitive advantage is that it can take picture with a huge better quality.

Although digital cameras with Wi-Fi connectivity bring a lot of benefits, there are still some drawbacks to this kind of camera.

Here are some common disadvantages of a camera with Wi-Fi connectivity:

1. The High Price

The first thing I need to mention is that the high of a Wi-Fi camera is very high in comparison with normal camera. Although it comes with extra features of Wi-Fi connectivity, the difference in price should not be that much. Otherwise, users will stick to old traditional cameras or a new modern smartphone instead.

2. Difficult Setting Up

With smartphones, you will have to ability to touch on a large screen. However, with a small screen like a Wi-Fi camera, it would be difficult to navigate around. Not to mention the fact that if your camera does not use touch screen, that would be a lot of work to upload your pictures.

Furthermore, the apps to upload pictures are still under development and cause bugs sometimes.


Overall, the development of digital cameras with Wi-Fi connectivity is very necessary if camera manufacturers want to attract younger buyers who keen on sharing and uploading their photos as conveniently as possible.

There are some benefits as well as drawbacks of this type of camera. In order to develop further, all of the disadvantages need to be fixed soon. Sooner or later, we will be able to see a lot of improvements and developments from a digital camera with Wi-Fi connectivity.