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Samsung F90BN

$245.95
$125.00 $120.95 cheaper than 56 days ago
A classic and great value for money 5 megapixel 1 camcorder
5MP 1/3.2" No 217.7g Nov 2013
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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Samsung F90BN Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Samsung F90BN number 14 across all camcorders.
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Why Has it Scored 84?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this video camera to others.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer camcorders with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2017.
This Samsung camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite high maximum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer
Only 1280 x 720 pixels maximum video resolution
Does not have a built-in flash

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Samsung F90BN In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

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Features

Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Samsung F90BN has a 1280 x 720 pixels maximum video resolution which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution found on most camcorders. Camcorders maximum video resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Quite High Maximum Aperture Number

Camcorders have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.6 and 38. With a maximum aperture number of 4.9, the Samsung F90BN has one of the higher maximum aperture numbers amongst video cameras of this age.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most of the other camcorders, the Samsung F90BN does not have a built-in flash.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung F90BN has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other camcorders.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/3.2|1" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on camcorders.

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Average Video Recording Time

At 1.6 hours, the Samsung F90BN has a relatively typical video recording time compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

At 52 times zoom factor, the Samsung F90BN has a fairly big optical zoom compared to most of the other video cameras. The optical zooms of camcorders range from 1x to 78x.

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Average Total Megapixels

At 5 megapixels, the Samsung F90BN has a pretty typical total megapixels compared to most of the other video cameras.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The Samsung F90BN does not support PictBridge, although keep in mind that most of the other camcorders also do not support PictBridge.

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Quite Low Effective Megapixels (movie)

The average effective megapixels (movie) of camcorders is 23,000MP, and the effective megapixels (movie) range from 0.41MP to 5,100,000MP. With an effective megapixels (movie) of only 0.921 megapixels, the Samsung F90BN has a fairly low effective megapixels (movie) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Has a Hand Strap

The Samsung F90BN has a hand strap. Most of the other video cameras also have a hand strap.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Samsung F90BN has a pretty average digital zoom (130 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Has a Face Detection

The Samsung F90BN has a face detection. Most of the other camcorders also have a face detection.

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Tripod Mountable

The Samsung F90BN is tripod mountable, as are most of the other camcorders.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

Video cameras have display diagonals of between 0.24" and 11". With a display diagonal of only 2.7 inches, the Samsung F90BN has one of the smaller display diagonals amongst camcorders of this age.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Samsung F90BN supports HDMI, as do most of the other camcorders.

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Average Battery Life (max)

At 1.67 hours, the Samsung F90BN has a relatively average battery life (max) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 217.7 grams, the Samsung F90BN has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Not Full HD

The Samsung F90BN is not Full HD, unlike most of the other video cameras.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung viprbhmxf90white, samsung f90bn, hmxf90wp, hmxf90wn
Barcodes 00190341081292, 00887276013527, 05711045911965, 08806085277182, 08806085361089, 08806085393288, 08806085412644, 08806085421653, 08806085435865, 08806085574878
Hugely bigger digital zoom
60% higher effective megapixels (movie)
2.7g lighter
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60% higher effective megapixels (movie)
46% bigger total megapixels
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