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Samsung 850F

Samsung 850F
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A multi award winning and fully featured compact digital camera
Compact 16.2MP 21x Yes Dec 2012
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Samsung 850F Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Samsung 850F number 817 across all digital cameras.
93
Reviews
51 Reviews + 4 Awards
81
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 90% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This Samsung digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
3.0\" VGA AMOLED display \
\\Artistic brush is a fun, new feature that draws on your life. literally. it can take any portrait, landscape or candid and turn it into a black and white sketch then colors in the picture as an artist would! show off the artist at work animation on the camera\'s LCD to your friends and family.\<br>\<br> show both sides of the story \
Artistic brush \
\\With live panorama, you can capture every peak of a sprawling mountain range or every skyscraper in a magnificent city skyline to create astounding 180 panoramic images. and you can preview the image on the LCD before you even snap it. just hold the shutter button, sweep across the scene and see what you re going to get before you get it.\<br>\<br> turn life into an art \
Live panorama \
\\The wb850f\'s dual capture feature lets you snap up to six 10-megapixel still pictures while recording full HD video. now you can capture every second of a thrilling long-distance relay on video along with a beautiful still of the winner\'s smile both with incredible detail.\<br>\<br> see what you are going to get \
Dual capture \
\\Full manual gives you the ability to take complete control and capture the photos exactly as you want them to be. aperture priority and shutter priority settings let you experiment with shutter speeds and depth of field, so you can shoot fast-moving images in low light. with samsung cameras, your creativity counts most.\<br>\<br> photo or video dual capture lets you - have both \
\\Leave your camcorder behind and still create home movies worthy of your 1080p HDTV. in addition to taking professional-quality photographs, the wb850f shoots 1920x1080p full HD video at 30 frames per second, with lifelike color and extraordinarily sharp details. plus, its h.264 format allows longer recording than a camera with MJPEG video does, so you can capture more of the action. then hook up your wb850f to your HDTV, and watch your brilliant HD footage in the comfort of your living room.\<br>\<br> full manual mode (a/s/m) \
Full HD movie recording \
\\Whether you re sunbathing on a beach or sightseeing in the middle of the day, bring along the wb850f. its thin and light 3.0\" VGA AMOLED display serves up darker blacks and more vibrant colors than conventional TFT-LCD screens. from any angle, images are sharper, more vivid, and easier to view, even under the glare of the midday sun.\<br>\<br> compact size, full HD power \
\\A tropical sunset, a cityscape at night perfectly capture dimly lit moments wherever you travel with the wb850f. it features a 16.2-megapixel BSI (back side illuminated) CMOS sensor, which needs less light for proper exposure than conventional CMOS sensors and CCD sensors. so even if a moment is lit only by the moon\'s soft white glow, with the wb850f, your photos will be sure to match your memories.\<br>\<br> set your sights on brilliance \
Higher than average megapixels
16.2 megapixels BSI CMOS sensor \
\\Enhance your travels with GPS functionality. live landmark, a location-based augmented reality feature, lets you access information about points of interest right in front of you. need to navigate around town download maps and find your way with mapview. then use the digital compass to see which direction you re facing and how far you are from your destination. to pinpoint the location of a photo you snapped a while back, switch to photo view, which will mark the spot on the map.\<br>\<br> see the bright side of every picture you take \
GPS (live landmark) \
\\With built-in wi-fi capability, you can share any special moment and exciting moment on the move. send photos by uploading to facebook, picasa, photobucket or email directly from the camera. you can also upload videos to youtube then sit back to wait for the raves. the wb850f lets you upload photos to cloud service so never worried about losing the pictures while on the go or losing chance with limited memory size. TV link feature allows you to wirelessly display your pictures on a large TV screen. you can also save the images to your PC by just one click with auto backup feature. no more searching for the cable, it is that easy.\<br>\<br> map it and snap it with built-in GPS \
Wi-Fi connectivity \
\\Explore and capture the whole wide world with the wb850f. A 21x optical zoom ensures that long-distance photos are sharply rendered. whether you re at a zoo or out on safari, take a detailed close-up of a roaring lion from a safe distance. the wb850f also features a 23mm wide-angle lens, which covers a field of view larger than the unaided human eye can see. capture all the majestic peaks of a mountain range in one snap.\<br>\<br> instant sharing & saving, simply \
21x optical zoom, 23mm wide-angle lens \
Choose A high-performance camera that makes it easy to store and share your shots. the samsung wb850f smart camera features built-in wi-fi, so you can transfer images to online social networks and cloud services quickly. multi-award winning schneider-kreuznach optics and A bright 16 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor let you capture memories with outstanding detail and clarity. with 21x optical zoom and 23mm wide-angle lens, you can get as close as you need to and fit everything you want into the shot. GPS functionality also makes the wb850f the perfect travel partner, with location recording and local attraction listings.\<br>\<br> expand your range of photo opportunities \
Has an image stabilizer
Bigger than average optical zoom
PIP (still / movie) \

Samsung 850F Video Reviews

How Big is the Samsung 850F?

The Samsung 850F is 109.5mm wide and 62.2mm tall. It is 24.9mm deep and weighs 232g.

Samsung 850F front dimensions
Samsung 850F size in context

Samsung 850F In-Depth Analysis

Features

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 digital cameras.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The Samsung 850F's sensor megapixels of 16.2MP is higher than 66% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The lowest megapixels of digital cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Samsung 850F's optical zoom of 21x is in the biggest 29% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital 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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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung 850F has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Samsung 850F of 3,200 is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 64% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Samsung 850F of 2.8 is in the largest 31% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Samsung 850F has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Weight

The Samsung 850F's weight of 232g is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 57% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card size of the Samsung 850F of 64GB is in the largest 25% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average maximum memory card size of all cameras is 43GB, with the smallest being 1GB and the largest being 260GB.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Samsung 850F supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of digital cameras do not support video capability.

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Has an Electronic Compass

The Samsung 850F has an electronic compass. 98% of digital cameras do not have an electronic compass.

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Has a Night Mode

The Samsung 850F has a night mode, unlike 96% of digital cameras which do not have a night mode.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Samsung 850F of 0.435" is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 57% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Samsung 850F features saturation adjustment, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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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 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The Samsung 850F has a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Features Album Organization

The Samsung 850F features album organization, unlike 95% of digital cameras which do not feature album organization.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Samsung 850F features flash exposure compensation. 79% of digital cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Samsung 850F features contrast adjustment, which is unusual. 83% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Does Not Have a Video Out

The Samsung 850F does not have a video out, although keep in mind that 100% of digital cameras also do not have a video out.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

Like most other digital cameras, the Samsung 850F does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras do not have an HDMI.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung 850F supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 70% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Features Face Detection

The Samsung 850F features face detection. 88% of digital cameras do not feature face detection.

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Network Ready

The Samsung 850F is network ready. 99% of digital cameras are not network ready.

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Lower Than Average Maximum Playback Zoom

Digital cameras have playback zoom (max) of between 1x and 39x, and the average maximum playback zoom is 10x. The Samsung 850F's maximum playback zoom of only 9.4x is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lower than 75% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Calendar

The Samsung 850F features calendar, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature calendar.

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

The Samsung 850F's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 23mm is shorter than 67% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Date Imprinting

The Samsung 850F features date imprinting, which is unusual. 93% of cameras do not feature date imprinting.

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Only 1024 X 768 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Samsung 850F is 1024 x 768. That's 73% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Samsung 850F's display diagonal of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 39% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Samsung 850F of 4x is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 76% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung ecwb850fbpbus, samsung wb850fbpbus

Barcodes:

00044701016373, 08806071846729, 08806071847399, 08806071869322

Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung 850F

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