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Samsung 66

$179.95
Samsung 66
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A classic and affordable compact camera, with great features
Compact 16.1MP 5x Yes Aug 2012
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Samsung 66 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Samsung 66 number 203 across all digital cameras.
84
Reviews
2 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has outstanding user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 58%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
It has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Picture in picture
Smart album
Smart face recognition + face tracking
Sound alive
230K LCD
Intelligent portrait
Funny face
Smart filter 2.0
Magic frame
Average optical zoom
HD 720p, 30fps, MJPEG
Smart auto 2.0
Live panorama
16Mega pixels / 5x / 25mm
F2.5 bright lens
Makes light work of dark conditions
Average minimum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer
Perfect portrait system

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Samsung 66 Video Reviews

How Big is the Samsung 66?

The Samsung 66 is 90.05mm wide and 52.6mm tall. It is 16.9mm deep and weighs 101g.

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Samsung 66 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Exceptional Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $179.95 it is still in the cheapest 16% of cameras.

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Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Samsung 66 of 16.1MP is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 45% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Samsung 66 of 5x is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 57% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Samsung 66 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all digital cameras is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung 66 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Samsung 66 of 3,200 is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 64% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Samsung 66 of 2.5 is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 82% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the Samsung 66 of 0.125s is faster than average when compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 73% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Samsung 66 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Lighter Than Average

The weight of the Samsung 66 of only 101g is lighter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lightest 5% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Samsung 66 features multi burst mode, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature multi burst mode.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Samsung 66 of only 2.7" is smaller than 91% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Samsung 66 does not support Wi-Fi, although it is worth noting that 69% of cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have a Video Out

Like most other cameras, the Samsung 66 does not have a video out. 100% of digital cameras do not have a video out.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Samsung 66 features multi-shot function. 90% of digital cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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Features Calendar

The Samsung 66 features calendar, unlike 87% of digital cameras which do not feature calendar.

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Only 1024 X 768 Still Image Resolution

The Samsung 66 supports a maximum still image resolution of 1024 x 768. That's 73% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most common resolution supported by cameras. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Samsung 66's maximum aperture number of 6.3 is larger than 78% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Samsung 66 of 14.4x is bigger than 93% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The smallest digital zoom of cameras is 1x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x.

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Features Face Detection

The Samsung 66 features face detection, unlike 88% of cameras which do not feature face detection.

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Energy Star Certified

The Samsung 66 is Energy Star certified, unlike 98% of cameras which are not Energy Star certified.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other cameras, the Samsung 66 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Samsung 66 does not have an HDMI, although keep in mind that 55% of digital cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Features Date Imprinting

The Samsung 66 features date imprinting, which is unusual. 93% of cameras do not feature date imprinting.

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card sizes of digital cameras range from 1GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB. The maximum memory card size of the Samsung 66 of only 8GB is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 84% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The internal memory of cameras range from 1MB to 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The internal memory of the Samsung 66 of 70MB is in the biggest 21% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Playback Zoom

The playback zoom (max) of cameras range from 1x to 39x, and the average maximum playback zoom is 10x. The maximum playback zoom of the Samsung 66 of 14.4x is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 86% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Samsung 66 of 0.435" is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 84% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Samsung 66's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 25mm is longer than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the longest 32% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Album Organization

The Samsung 66 features album organization, unlike 95% of cameras which do not feature album organization.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Samsung 66 supports video capability. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The Samsung 66's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 10% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The display resolutions of digital cameras range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Samsung 66 has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung ecst66zzbppgb, samsung ecst66zzbprus, ecst66zzbpbmx, ecst66zzbpue3, st66zzbps, st66negra

Barcodes:

00044701016748, 00617529226325, 08806071853093, 08806071878300, 08806071890982, 08806071891149, 08806071899381, 08806071907949, 08806071907963, 08806071971834, 08806071978819, 08806071979038, 08806085000896, 08806085043374, 08806085054585, 08806085054608

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