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Samsung 250F

$311.99
$199.95 $112 cheaper than 57 days ago
Samsung 250F
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A stunningly good value for money and fully featured compact digital camera
Compact 14.2MP 18x Yes May 2013
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Samsung 250F Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Samsung 250F number 253 across all digital cameras.
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Value for Money
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Features
Fully-Featured
81
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Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

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This digital camera has some great features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
\<br> connecting to your camera faster-one touch, three apps \\samsung SMART CAMERA app.\\download the samsung SMART CAMERA app. which features-remote viewfinder, autoshare, and mobilelink-without having to download each app individually. rather than launching the apps one at a time on your smartphone, you can open all three apps at once, with the touch of a finger.\
\<br> instantly rewind to the picture perfect moment \\best face\\missed it with the best face feature that won\'t happen again. use it to travel back in time after you\'ve taken a picture tok replace faces with the perfect moment. use it to open eyes, replace a smile, or find that perfect expression. with the combinatoin lightning fast burst shots and facial recognition, you can simply tap a face that\'s looking the other way, and tap again to replace it with expressions taken moments before the actual shot. it really is magic.\
3.0\" (75mm) hvga hybrid touch user interface\\presenting a user interface with twice the advantages. the hybrid touch user interface offers two options: use the 5-way button to quickly move the cursor up, down, left and right to intuitively navigate the menu and make selectikons on the 3.0\" (75mm) hvga screen. alternately, when you want to enter text-such as an email address, for when you\'re sharing photos-simply input the characters on the touch screen, much like you would on a smartphone. navigating controls and sharing images couldn\'t be easier.\<br>\<br> full manual mode(a/s/m) \\full manual mode(a/s/m) allows you full creative control. aperture priority and shutter priority settings let you experiment with shutter speeds and depth of field-for example, when you\'re shooting fast-moving images in low light. with samsung cameras, you capture exactly the photos you want.\
\<br> total control, now more intuitive \
14M BSI CMOS sensor & low light settings\\a sunset beach party, a dimly-lit dance club-great photo opportunities don\'t always have the best lighting. capture properly exposed images in low-light situations with the 14-megapixel BSI (back side illuminated) CMOS sensor, which needs less light than conventional sensors. and uses low light shot to automatically select the best setting and merge three continuous shots into one, clear photo.\<br>\<br> the easiest way to shoot like a pro \\smart mode\\stop being jealous of the pros with their big cameras, and start taking great shots. A quick tap of smart mode and you\'re set with various special modes. capture perfect trails of light at night on a busy intersection full of red taillights or instantly capture a high-speed scene with sports capture. let rich tone create extraordinarily surrealistic photos with colors that pop and express your artistic side. just choose the one you want and shoot perfection.\
24mm, 18x zoom\\the whole wide world is yours to capture. use the 24mm wide angle lens to capture a quaint row of tudor houses or a gushing, mile-wide waterfall-it can handle any sweeping panoramas, even those wider than can be seen with the unaided eye. there\'s also an 18x optical zoom that lets you quickly take stunning close-ups from far away, so you can get sharply rendered images of moving glockenspiel figurines atop a clock tower or of the colorful details of exotic birds in the wildlife park.\<br>\<br> capture brilliance in low-light settings \
\<br> go far and wide for the perfect shots \
\<br> stylish and classic design \\the quietly beautiful SMART CAMERA re-imagines the classic professional camera and brings it into the digital era. with a slender body, the design highlights its modern sensibilities with flashes of timeless elegance. even the unobtrusive DIRECT LINK button maintains the sleek build. the impressive wide-angle lens helps entice your subjects to smile, while the pop-up flash surprises and delights.\
\<br> shoot once. save forever. \\auto backup\\wirelessly transfer photos and movies to your PC or mac. simply choose autobackup and you\'re all set. all your photos and videos are transferred wirelessly and safely stored on to your computer. feel free to delete photos from your camera knowing there\'s a duplicate set on your computer.\
\<br> seamless sharing and play-across all devices \\allshare play\\allshare play lets you connect to all devices that support allshareplay. you can wirelessly stream photos and videos from your camera to nearby devices to share with friends and family at once, or simply upload to web storage instantly for easy management. enjoy the freedom of sharing with allshare play!\
Average minimum aperture number
Ow you can select and send an image or album directly to an android smartphone, iphone or tablet with the samsung mobilelink. you don\'t even have to send the image as a text message or as an email. with mobilelink, you can control the album on your phone and the changes will be saved to your camera, too.\<br>\<br> remotely control your camerra from a smartphone \\remote viewfinder\\control your camera by using your smartphone as the viewfinder. remote viewfinder lets you preview images, adjust the camera settings, zoom in and out and frame each scene-all from your phone, wirelessly. this feature is available for select smartphones.\
\<br> camera, smartphones and tablets-the easiest way to share \\mobilelink\
\<br> save pictures to your camera and phone-instantly \\autoshare\\simultaneously send every picture you take to your mobile phone via wi-fi connection-to make backing up and sharing your high-quality photos super easy. set up autoshare once and the camera saves it as the default setting. autoshare also GPS tags your photos with your smart phone.\
\<br> never lose your valuable memories \\cloud\\with cloud, you\'ll never run out of room in your memory card or lose valuable pictures, even on the go. wirelessly save images to a cloud service such as microsoft skydrive or a regoinal cloud provider, then view them anytime on your smartphone, tablet or download them to your PC later.\
\<br> share with the world, anywhere in the world \\social sharing & email\\you can instantly email or post must-see images and videos to your favorite social networks. just select and upload wherever you have a wi-fi connection, and then add tags and comments. share with your blogger followers, or post to facebook, picasa or youtube-and many more social networks.\
\<br> share your best photos instantly with family and friends with built-in wi-fi \\the wb250f samsung SMART camera uses a powerful 18x optical zoom to take brilliant photos that you will want to share instantly with family and friends. using the camera\'s DIRECT LINK hot key quickly enables built-in wireless functionality-letting you upload high quality photos to social networking sites and seamlessly sync your camera to other SMART devices (tv, phone, and tablet). plus you can easily transfer all of your memories to your computer, smartphone, or microsoft skydrive with the touch of a button.\
Get the best shots, from far away or up close \\introducing the new samsung wb250f, an elegantly designed SMART camera with built-in wi-fi connectivity and an intuitive touch user interface.\
Has a built-in flash
Has an image stabilizer
\<br> full HD recording \\capture 1920x1080 full HD video with life-like color and extraordinarily sharp details. shoot longer too-the camera\'s h.264 format allows longer recording than a camera with MJPEG video does. when you\'re done, you can watch your brilliant HD footage large as life on your hdtv.\

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How Big is the Samsung 250F?

The Samsung 250F is 106.05mm wide and 61.65mm tall. It is 21.65mm deep and weighs 184g.

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Samsung 250F In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Marvellous Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $199.95 it is cheaper than 66% of cameras.

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Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The Samsung 250F's sensor megapixels of only 14.2MP is in the lowest 35% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 4320 X 3240 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Samsung 250F is 4320 x 3240 pixels. That's 12% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all cameras is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Samsung 250F's optical zoom of 18x is in the biggest 23% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Samsung 250F of 3.2 is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 19% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung 250F has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Samsung 250F's maximum ISO sensitivity of 3,200 is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 62% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Samsung 250F's weight of 184g is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 58% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Samsung 250F has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of cameras is 1x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x. The Samsung 250F's digital zoom of 90x is very big compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 97% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Samsung 250F does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Samsung 250F has a touchscreen, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480|320 x 240 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Samsung 250F features contrast adjustment, unlike 83% of digital cameras which do not feature contrast adjustment.

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500 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Samsung 250F which takes 500 battery life.

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Smaller Than Average Image Sensor Size

The Samsung 250F's image sensor size of only 0.429" is in the smallest 9% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The image sensor sizes of cameras range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47".

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Does Not Have an HDMI

Like most other cameras, the Samsung 250F does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras do not have an HDMI.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Samsung 250F features saturation adjustment. 87% of digital cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The Samsung 250F's maximum memory card size of 64GB is larger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 80% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The smallest maximum memory card size of cameras is 1GB, the largest is 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Samsung 250F's display diagonal of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 68% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Samsung 250F features brightness adjustment. 78% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Very Large Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Samsung 250F of 72 is very large compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 1% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Samsung 250F has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Very Low Maximum Playback Zoom

The lowest maximum playback zoom of digital cameras is 1x, the highest is 39x, and the average maximum playback zoom is 10x. The maximum playback zoom of the Samsung 250F of only 5x is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 90% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Samsung 250F supports Full HD video, unlike 76% of cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung 250F supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 69% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Only 1024 X 768 Still Image Resolution

The Samsung 250F supports a maximum still image resolution of 1024 x 768. That's 73% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Samsung 250F features multi burst mode, unlike 87% of digital cameras which do not feature multi burst mode.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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