Several customers wrote in their reviews that it was good at resisting water ingress. Alecs Prodan gave the product a rating of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the Samsung HMX-W200 on Amazon “Great underwater and land videos”. Alecs Prodan also mentioned “Although a bit skeptical at first sight, great video underwater as well as on land”. Reviewed.com mentioned in their review six years ago “Good waterproofing and toughness specifications”.
Some Samsung HMX-W200 owners who bought the Samsung HMX-W200 considered that it was strong and durable. Hannah Banks said on Amazon “I love that it is rugged and I don't have to worry about dust or dirt particles getting in, which has caused problems with other cameras”. Kevin Coombs said in his review of this camcorder on Amazon “This one is way above what I hoped for, tough, easy and quick to use”. Dreamwarecomputers.com mentioned “Rugged designed water proof, sanddust proof, shock proof, fog proof” .
One Samsung HMX-W200 owner wrote in their reviews that the product was well made. Reviewed.com said in their review of this camcorder “The Samsung HMX- 200 produces very good video, has solid sharing and editing software”.