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Samsung SMX-F54BN Camcorder

0.8MP 1/6 219g CCD Oct 2011
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Weight Sensor Type Release Date
Fairly big optical zoom
Poor expert reviews
Does not support HDMI

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Reviews

Samsung Has Good Video Camera Reviews

On average video cameras manufactured by Samsung are rated 71 out of 100, which is in the top 74% of all camcorder brands that we have assessed.

Poor Expert Reviews

This video camera received an expert rating of 40 out of 100 from parentesis.com. It seems that video camera experts really don't rate this small total megapixels camcorder very highly.


Storage

Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

The smallest maximum memory card size of video cameras of a similar age and type to this video camera is 8GB and the largest is 130GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the Samsung SMX-F54BN has a quite small maximum memory card size compared to most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camcorder.

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Battery

Average Battery Life (max)

The SMX-F54BN has a relatively average battery life (max) (4 hours) compared to most of the other camcorders of this type and age.

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Other

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this small total megapixels camcorder was released.


Camera

Quite Big Minimum Illumination

Comparable spec video cameras that are a similar age to this video camera have minimum illuminations of between 0.05lx and 7lx. At 3 lux, the Samsung SMX-F54BN has a quite big minimum illumination compared to most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that were released more than two years ago.

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Video

Only 720 X 576 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The SMX-F54BN 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 of this spec and age.

This camcorder's maximum video resolution (720 x 576 pixels) is in fact the worst maximum video resolution amongst all video cameras that were released around the same time as this video camera.

Amongst similar types of camcorder the best maximum video resolution is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Still Image

Only 1600 X 1200 Pixels Image Resolution

The Samsung SMX-F54BN has a maximum maximum image resolution of 1600 x 1200 pixels. That's 81% less maximum image resolution than a 3680 x 2760 pixels camcorder, which is the most common maximum image resolution. The worst maximum image resolution of all similar spec camcorders that are a comparable age to this camcorder is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 6784 x 3816 pixels.

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Display

Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The SMX-F54BN does not have a touchscreen, unlike most of the other camcorders that were released around the same time as this camcorder which have a touchscreen.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 2.7 inches, the SMX-F54BN has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other camcorders of a comparable type and age 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 the most commonly found optical sensor size on small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Lens System

Fairly Big Optical Zoom

At 52 times zoom factor, the SMX-F54BN has a quite big optical zoom compared to most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder. The average optical zoom of similar spec camcorders that are a comparable age to this video camera is 30x, and the optical zooms range from 10x to 78x.

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 2,200 times zoom factor, the SMX-F54BN has a fairly big digital zoom compared to most of the other camcorders that are a comparable age to this camcorder. Video cameras of a comparable age and type to this video camera have digital zooms of between 1.5x and 3,500x.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The SMX-F54BN has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other camcorders of this age and spec.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DC-In Jack

The SMX-F54BN has a DC-in jack, as do most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and type to this video camera.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The SMX-F54BN does not support HDMI, unlike most of the other camcorders of this age and type.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The Samsung SMX-F54BN does not support PictBridge, although it is worth noting that most of the other camcorders of this age and spec also do not support PictBridge.

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Focusing

Has a Face Detection

The SMX-F54BN has a face detection. Most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that were released around the same time as this video camera also have a face detection.

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Other Features

Features Auto Focus

The SMX-F54BN features auto focus. Most of the other camcorders of a comparable spec and age to this video camera also feature auto focus.

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Design

Tripod Mountable

The Samsung SMX-F54BN is tripod mountable, as are most of the other camcorders of a similar type and age to this video camera.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The Samsung SMX-F54BN has a hand strap. Most of the other similar spec camcorders that were launched around the same time as this camcorder also have a hand strap.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The SMX-F54BN has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that were released around the same time as this video camera.

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Has a Batteries Included

The SMX-F54BN has a batteries included, as do most of the other video cameras of a similar age and spec to this camcorder.

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Audio

Has a Wind Filter

The Samsung SMX-F54BN has a wind filter, as do most of the other camcorders of this spec and age.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The SMX-F54BN has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other video cameras of this spec and age also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The SMX-F54BN has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other video cameras of this age and type.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

At 219 grams, the Samsung SMX-F54BN has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been around for a comparable time to this video camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vidpro smxf54z96k, smxf54bn
Barcodes 00724327505573, 00724327511772, 00726046842878, 08806071194721

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