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Samsung HMX-W300RP Camcorder

5MP 1/3 137g CMOS Feb 2012
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Weight Sensor Type Release Date
Expert reviews are average
Quite slow maximum frame rate
Quite small optical zoom

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

This medium total megapixels video camera received an expert rating of 70% from agdlab.pl.

Samsung Camcorders Have Good Reviews

Average ratings across all Samsung video cameras are good, however average ratings across just Samsung's medium total megapixels camcorders are unexceptional. 100% of those that bought a Samsung video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Lens System

Has an Image Stabilizer

The HMX-W300RP has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been on the market for a similar time to this video camera.

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Quite Small Optical Zoom

Camcorders that have been on the market for more than two years have optical zooms of between 1x and 60x, and the average optical zoom is 23x. At only 1 times zoom factor, the HMX-W300RP has a very small optical zoom compared to most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Digital Zoom

Across all the video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camcorder the digital zooms range from 2x to 1,800x, and the average digital zoom is 160x. When compared to other medium total megapixels camcorders that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed, the digital zoom of the HMX-W300RP of only 3 times zoom factor is one of the smallest.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The HMX-W300RP supports HDMI, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were released more than two years ago.

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Supports PictBridge

The HMX-W300RP supports PictBridge, which is unusual. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that came out around the same time as this video camera do not support PictBridge.

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Has a DC-In Jack

The Samsung HMX-W300RP has a DC-in jack, as do most of the other similar spec camcorders that came out around the same time as this camcorder.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The HMX-W300RP has a hand strap, as do most of the other video cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this video camera.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The HMX-W300RP has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

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Has a Batteries Included

The HMX-W300RP has a batteries included, as do most of the other camcorders of this age and spec.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HMX-W300RP has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been around for more than two years.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Samsung HMX-W300RP has a built-in microphone. Most of the other video cameras of this age and type also have a built-in microphone.

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Video

1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This video camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum video resolution on camcorders of this age and spec.

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Quite Slow Maximum Frame Rate

Medium total megapixels camcorders that are a comparable age to this video camera have maximum frame rates of between 25fps and 60fps, and the average maximum frame rate is 41fps. The HMX-W300RP has one of the slowest maximum frame rates (only 25 frames per second) amongst medium total megapixels camcorders of this age.

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Battery

Very Long Video Recording Time

The HMX-W300RP has a very long video recording time (2 hours) compared to most of the other camcorders that have been available for a similar time to this camcorder. The video recording times of video cameras of a comparable age and type to this video camera range from 0.016h to 2h.

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Display

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of comparable spec camcorders that have been around for more than two years is 2.8", and the display diagonals range from 1.5" to 4". The HMX-W300RP has a fairly small display diagonal (only 2.3 inches) compared to most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that came out around the same time as this video camera.

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Flash

Does Not Have a Built-In Light

The HMX-W300RP does not have a built-in light, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other video cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder also do not have a built-in light.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most of the other video cameras of a similar age and type to this video camera, the HMX-W300RP does not have a built-in flash.

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Still Image

Only 2592 X 1944 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest maximum image resolution of the Samsung HMX-W300RP is 2592 x 1944 pixels. That's 68% less maximum image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camcorder, which is the most common maximum image resolution. Across all medium total megapixels camcorders that are a similar age to this camcorder the worst maximum image resolution is 1920 x 1080 pixels and the best is 4608 x 3456 pixels.

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Other

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this video camera was released.


Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

The HMX-W300RP has a fairly standard weight (137 grams) compared to most of the other camcorders that were released around the same time as this video camera.

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Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

The biggest optical sensor size of the Samsung HMX-W300RP is 1". That's 11% more optical sensor size than a 1.8" video camera, which is the most common optical sensor size.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung hmxw300rnxaa, samsung hmxw300rpedc, hmx-w300yp/edc, hmxw300bp
Barcodes 08806071937977, 08806071968605, 08806071968636

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