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38

Overall Score

HP P550

A 4 year old compact digital camera with satisfactory features but high running costs
Compact 16MP 12.5x Yes Sep 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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HP P550 Review

With average features, we have scored the HP P550 as follows for Summary.
57
Average Features
15
Overall Score
38
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2017.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has an image stabilizer
Has a built-in flash

HP P550 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the HP P550 of 16MP is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 51% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The HP P550's optical zoom of 12.5x is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 63% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The HP P550 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HP P550 has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The HP P550 has a built-in flash. 66% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Fairly Big Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the HP P550 of 5x is in the biggest 23% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the cameras the digital zooms range from 0.72x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

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Has an HDMI Port

The HP P550 has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Average Display Diagonal

The HP P550's display diagonal of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 66% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00878784004657, 08787840046574, 08787840046888

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