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Samsung SMX-F50 Camcorder

0.63MP 1/6 219g CCD Jun 2011
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Weight Sensor Type Release Date
Good product quality
Acceptable noise level
Samsung has good camcorder reviews

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Design

Good Product Quality

Several Samsung SMX-F50 reviewers who purchased it considered that it was good quality. Five years ago Dreamwarecomputers.com wrote in their review of the Samsung SMX-F50 “Easy to use for those who want good quality video without the fuss of running an advanced camera”. Dreamwarecomputers.com also wrote “Excellent video quality (for standard definition”.

Easy to Use

One Samsung SMX-F50 reviewer who purchased it considered that it was easy to use.


Reviews

Samsung Has Good Camcorder Reviews

Video cameras from Samsung have an average rating of 71%, which is in the top 74% of all video camera manufacturers that we have looked at.


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

One customer who reviewed it reckoned that it was quiet. Dreamwarecomputers.com wrote “Zoom noise picked up in video in quiet situations”.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The SMX-F50 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been available for around the same time as this video camera also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The SMX-F50 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been on the market for a similar time to this video camera.

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Image Sensor

Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/6" optical sensor size, which is typical of many camcorders of this type and age.

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Lens System

Quite Big Optical Zoom

The average optical zoom of small total megapixels camcorders that were released more than two years ago is 30x, and the optical zooms range from 10x to 78x. The Samsung SMX-F50 has one of the bigger optical zooms (52 times zoom factor) amongst small total megapixels camcorders of this age.

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Fairly Big Digital Zoom

At 2,200 times zoom factor, the SMX-F50 has a fairly big digital zoom compared to most of the other camcorders that were released more than two years ago. The average digital zoom of small total megapixels camcorders that have been on the market for a similar time to this camcorder is 720x.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The SMX-F50 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other camcorders of this age and type also have an image stabilizer.

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Other

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Samsung released the SMX-F50.


Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

At 219 grams, the Samsung SMX-F50 has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other camcorders of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder.

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Display

Average Display Diagonal

The SMX-F50 has a pretty average display diagonal (2.7 inches) compared to most of the other video cameras of this spec and age.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The SMX-F50 has a hand strap, as do most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The SMX-F50 has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other comparable spec camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this video camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DC-In Jack

The Samsung SMX-F50 has a DC-in jack, as do most of the other camcorders of this type and age.

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Video

Features Pre-Record Function

The SMX-F50 features pre-record function, as do most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

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Only 720 X 576 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The SMX-F50 has a 720 x 576 pixels maximum video resolution which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution found on most video cameras that have been around for more than two years.

This camcorder's maximum video resolution (720 x 576 pixels) is in fact the worst maximum video resolution across all video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this video camera.

The best maximum video resolution amongst comparable types of camcorder is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Still Image

Only 1600 X 1200 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest maximum image resolution of the SMX-F50 is 1600 x 1200 pixels. That's 81% less maximum image resolution than a 3680 x 2760 pixels video camera, which is the most frequently found maximum image resolution. The best maximum image resolution of all camcorders of this type and age is 6784 x 3816 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 05052276405916

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