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Samsung 150F
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Samsung 150F Digital Camera

16MP 5x CCD Dec 2013
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
- Share Your Best Photos Instantly With Family And Friends With Built-in Wi-Fi - Experience Intuitive Photo Editing Software, Right From The Camera - Get The Best Shots, From Far Away Or Up Close... More
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19 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Average

Two experts from sites including Expert Reviews and agdlab.pl have rated this camera on average 70%.

Samsung Has Good Camera Reviews

Based on 5,536 expert and owner reviews, Samsung has good ratings for its digital cameras. Samsung also has good ratings specifically for its compact cameras compared to other manufacturers.

Good Size

One Samsung 150F reviewer considered that it was compact. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk wrote “Compact cameras with big zooms normally cost a lot more than £150”.

Good Support

One person considered that the product had good technical guidance. Expertreviews.co.uk said on Expert Reviews “Keenly priced, with comprehensive manual controls.”.

CCD Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CCD sensor type, which is the most commonly found sensor type on compact cameras that are a similar age to it. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Unlike most of the other compact cameras that have been around for a similar time to the 150F which do not support wi-Fi, the Samsung 150F supports wi-Fi.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras which support wi-Fi and we think because of it's better review score, the Canon N100[plb_2118439_price], and the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price] is also worth considering.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung 150F has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other digital cameras that came out around the same time as the 150F.

We compared all the other cameras with an image stabilizer to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Samsung 150F has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the 150F also have a built-in flash.

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Features Five Flash Modess

The Samsung 150F has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras of this spec and age. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on digital cameras of this age and spec. The flash modess "Fill-in", "Flash off", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Samsung camera.

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Has Six White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Samsung 150F is more than most comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than two years. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the 150F. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Fluorescent H", "Fluorescent L" and "Tungsten" are also found on this Samsung camera.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Samsung 150F has a higher still image resolution than most digital cameras of this age and type. This camera has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s), whereas most compact cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Samsung digital camera have still image resolution(s)s of 1024 x 768, 1920 x 1080, 1984 x 1488, 2592 x 1944, 3648 x 2736 and 4608 x 2592 and 4608 x 3072. Across all compact cameras that came out more than two years ago the still image resolution ranges from 640 x 360 to 5152 x 3864.

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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Fairly Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

The average slowest camera shutter speed of compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 150F is 14s, and the slowest camera shutter speeds range from 0.12s to 250s. At 16 seconds, the Samsung 150F has a quite long slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other digital cameras that came out around the same time as the 150F.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it.

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Light

The Samsung 150F is quite light (only 116.3 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the 150F. Across all the cameras that are a comparable age to the 150F the weights range from 20g to 840g.

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Features Four Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Samsung 150F is more than most cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This Samsung digital camera features a Face detection auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most commonly featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on digital cameras of this spec and age. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Centre weighted Auto Focus", "Multi Point Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this camera.

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TFT Display

The Samsung 150F has a TFT display which is better than the LCD display found on most cameras of this age and type. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight. The display of all comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the 150F ranges from LCD (worst) to AMOLED (best).

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is typical of many compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

Digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the 150F have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.3 and 6.9, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.2. With a minimum aperture number of only 2.5, the Samsung 150F has one of the smaller minimum aperture numbers amongst compact cameras of this age.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Video Capability

Most cameras of a comparable spec and age to the 150F do not support video capability. The Samsung 150F is no exception to this as it too does not support video capability.

There are a number of alternative cameras which also support video capability which you might also want to look at including the Samsung WB800F[plb_1585459_price], or the Fujifilm FinePix JX500[plb_1672380_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Most digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the 150F do not support Full HD video. The Samsung 150F is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD video.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with a Full HD video and we think the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price], or the Samsung WB250F[plb_1585457_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

The Samsung 150F is not 3D. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age are also not 3D.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Samsung 150F does not have a GPS (satellite), although this is within the context that most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the 150F also do not have a GPS (satellite).

There are a number of other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) which you might also want to consider including the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price], or the Canon IXUS 140[plb_1561326_price] which is also higher rated.

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Not Waterproof

Most cameras that have been around for more than two years are not waterproof. The Samsung 150F is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Only Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The Samsung 150F has a greater number of audio formats than most compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. The most frequently supported audio formats supported is WAV, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this camera. The audio formats supporteds AAC are also supported by this Samsung camera.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of between 18mm and 1,000mm. With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 125 millimeters, the Samsung 150F has one of the shorter maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s amongst compact cameras of this age.

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Only Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the Samsung 150F is more than most compact cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the 150F. The image formats supporteds "EXIF" and "GIF" are also supported by this Samsung camera.

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Very Small Second Display Diagonal

Digital cameras of this age and spec have second display diagonals of between 1.4" and 1.8". At only 1.48 inches, the Samsung 150F has a fairly small second display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Samsung 150F

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this camera was released.

Average Digital Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Samsung 150F has a relatively typical digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type.

We compared all the other 5x digital zoom digital cameras to this camera and we think the Samsung WB250F[plb_1585457_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you would prefer a camera with a bigger digital zoom then you might also want to look at the Kodak Pixpro FZ41[plb_3227932_price] (6x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16 megapixels, the Samsung 150F has a fairly average megapixel compared to most of the other compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the 150F.

Alternative 16MP digital cameras currently available that you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Canon Powershot A3500 IS[plb_1476759_price].

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 5 times zoom factor, the Samsung 150F has a pretty standard optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this type and age.

We compared all the other 5x optical zoom cameras to this digital camera and we think the Samsung SAMSUNG ST96[plb_1338363_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might want to consider the Nikon Coolpix S3400[plb_2072942_price] (7x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 2.7 inches, the Samsung 150F has a fairly standard display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to the 150F.

Alternative 2.7" screen cameras currently available that you might also want to consider include the Canon PowerShot A3200 IS[plb_1463972_price] which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a larger display diagonal then you might also want to look at the Lumix DMC-FZ60[pl_2384424_price] (3"), or the DMC-SZ8[pl_2232116_price] (3") both from Panasonic or the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price] (3") which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Focus Adjustment
Light Exposure
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Analog Signal Format System
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Second Display Diagonal
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Second Display
Ports & Interfaces
USB Version
Camera
White Balance
Self-Timer Delay
Camera File System
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Battery Type
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
Batteries Included
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Other Features
Built-In Flash

Expert Reviews

(1)
12 May 2012

Keenly priced, with comprehensive manual controls, but it?s ultimately an average camera...

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers st150f, samsung wb150, samsung wb150f
Barcodes 00044701016397, 00044701016410, 00770332310152, 08806071838007, 08806085082830, 08806085363694, 08806085402652

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