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Samsung SAMSUNG DV90
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Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 Digital Camera

14.2MP 5x CCD Jan 2013
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
The DV100 is a fun social camera. Include yourself in captured moments using the front LCD to line up the perfect shot of you and your friends. It features a high resolution sensor and bright lens... More
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SAMSUNG DV90 Digital Camera Unboxing
Unboxing: Samsung DV90

21 Reasons For

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all Samsung cameras and also specifically for Samsung compact cameras and found that in both cases Samsung had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Nice Design

One Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 owner considered that this digital camera was a good design. Techmagnifier.com mentioned “Impressive design” however despite that they gave the product a rating of 3 stars.

Easy to Use

One Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 reviewer who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was easy to use. Expert review site Techmagnifier.com mentioned three years ago “As stated earlier, DV100 allows the users to explore their artistic side; it also comes handy for the beginners as well”.

CCD Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CCD sensor type, which is typical of many compact cameras that came out more than two years ago. 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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Quite Big Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of cameras of a similar age and spec to the SAMSUNG DV90 is 11x, and the digital zooms range from 1x to 810x. The SAMSUNG DV90 has one of the bigger digital zooms (12.5 times zoom factor) amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

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Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The SAMSUNG DV90 supports video capability. Most of the other cameras that are a comparable age to the SAMSUNG DV90 do not support video capability.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The SAMSUNG DV90 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the SAMSUNG DV90 also have a built-in flash.

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This camera has an Electronic camera shutter type, which is typical of many digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Features Five Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the SAMSUNG DV90 is more than most digital cameras of this age and spec. This Samsung camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras of this age and type. The flash modess "Fill-in", "Flash off", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Has Seven White Balances

The SAMSUNG DV90 has a greater number of white balance modes than most comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. This digital camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on cameras of a comparable age and spec to the SAMSUNG DV90. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fluorescent H", "Fluorescent L" and "Tungsten" are also found on this camera.

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Has Two Photo Effectss

The number of photo effects found on the SAMSUNG DV90 is more than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to it. This Samsung digital camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The photo effects "Negative film" is also found on this camera.

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Fairly High Playback Zoom (max)

Compact cameras that have been around for a similar time to the SAMSUNG DV90 have playback zoom (max)s of between 1x and 16x, and the average playback zoom (max) is 9.3x. At 14.4 times zoom factor, the Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 has a fairly high playback zoom (max) compared to most of the other compact cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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4320 X 3240 Still Image Resolution(s)

The SAMSUNG DV90 has a 4320 x 3240 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most compact cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. Most cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this camera have still image resolution(s)s of 1024 x 768, 2048 x 1536, 2592 x 1944, 3264 x 2448, 3968 x 2232 and 3984 x 2656 and 4000 x 3000. Across all digital cameras of this age and spec the best still image resolution is 5152 x 3864 and the worst is 640 x 360.

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Quite Short Flash Recharging Time

The Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 has a quite short flash recharging time (only 4 seconds) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the SAMSUNG DV90. Across all the cameras that were released more than two years ago the flash recharging times range from 0.0005s to 15s, and the average flash recharging time is 6.1s.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the SAMSUNG DV90 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by cameras that are a comparable age to the SAMSUNG DV90. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this digital camera. This camera also supports a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080). Across all compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the SAMSUNG DV90 the video resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 1920 x 1080 pixels (best).

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Features Four Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 is more than most compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This camera features a Face detection auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most frequently featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the SAMSUNG DV90. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Centre weighted Auto Focus", "Multi Point Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this Samsung camera.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is the most frequently found focus adjustment on cameras of a comparable type and age to it.

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Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 has a greater number of audio formats than most cameras of this type and age. This camera supports a WAV audio formats supported, which is the most commonly supported audio formats supported supported by comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the SAMSUNG DV90.

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Quite Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

With an ISO sensitivity (min) of only 80, the SAMSUNG DV90 has a quite small ISO sensitivity (min) compared to most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as the SAMSUNG DV90. The average ISO sensitivity (min) of similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the SAMSUNG DV90 is 94, and the ISO sensitivity (min)s range from 10 to 200.

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15 Reasons Against

Poor Expert Reviews

Camera expert review website techmagnifier.com scored this camera 60%. Digital camera experts aren't convinced by this Samsung digital camera.

Poor Battery Life

One Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 owner considered that this digital camera did not have a good battery life. Techmagnifier.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Battery back not good” .

Does Not Support Full HD Video

Most comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the SAMSUNG DV90 do not support Full HD video. The Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Like most of the other compact cameras that have been available for more than two years, the SAMSUNG DV90 does not support wi-Fi.

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Not 3D

Most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the SAMSUNG DV90 are not 3D. The SAMSUNG DV90 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other compact cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the SAMSUNG DV90 also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Not Waterproof

The SAMSUNG DV90 is not waterproof. Most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to the SAMSUNG DV90 are also not waterproof.

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Only Has Three Shooting Modess

The Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 has a greater number of shooting modes than most digital cameras of this age and spec. This Samsung digital camera has an Auto shooting modes, which is the most frequently found shooting modes found on compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The shooting modess "Movie" and "Program" are also found on this Samsung camera.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

The lowest ISO sensitivity (max) of cameras of a similar type and age to the SAMSUNG DV90 is 3, the highest is 26,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 4,800. The SAMSUNG DV90 has one of the lower ISO sensitivity (max)s (only 1,600) amongst compact cameras of this age.

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Quite Few Total Megapixels

With a total megapixels of only 14.4 megapixels, the Samsung SAMSUNG DV90 has a quite few total megapixels compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. The least total megapixels of digital cameras of this type and age is 10MP, the most is 48MP, and the average total megapixels is 16MP.

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Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

With a display resolution (numeric) of only 230,000 pixels, the SAMSUNG DV90 has one of the lower display resolution (numeric)s amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age. The average display resolution (numeric) of cameras of this age and spec is 450,000 pixels.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The SAMSUNG DV90 has a greater number of supported image formats than most digital cameras of this type and age. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as the SAMSUNG DV90.

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Fairly High Minimum Hard Disk Space

Across all the digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the SAMSUNG DV90 the minimum hard disk spaces range from 25MB to 1.1GB. With a minimum hard disk space of 250 megabytes, the SAMSUNG DV90 has a quite high minimum hard disk space compared to most of the other compact cameras that came out around the same time as the SAMSUNG DV90.

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Quite Big Minimum RAM

Compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago have minimum RAMs of between 64MB and 1.1GB, and the average minimum RAM is 380MB. The SAMSUNG DV90 has a fairly big minimum RAM (512 megabytes) compared to most of the other digital cameras that are a similar age to the SAMSUNG DV90.

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Fairly Large Minimum Aperture Number

With a minimum aperture number of 3.5, the SAMSUNG DV90 has one of the larger minimum aperture numbers amongst cameras of this age. The smallest minimum aperture number of compact cameras that are a comparable age to the SAMSUNG DV90 is 1.3 and the largest is 6.9.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Samsung SAMSUNG DV90

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera has been on the market for over four years.

1/2.3"" Optical Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is typical of many similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. 6.17 x 4.55mm.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 5 times zoom factor, the SAMSUNG DV90 has a pretty average optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras that are a similar age to the SAMSUNG DV90.

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Average Megapixel

The SAMSUNG DV90 has a fairly average megapixel (14.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 2.7 inches, the SAMSUNG DV90 has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Average Weight

The SAMSUNG DV90 has a pretty standard weight (120 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Optical Sensor Size
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Supported Aspect Ratios
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
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide)
Super Macro Focusing Range
Focus Adjustment
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele)
Focus
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
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
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Recharging Time
Flash Range (wide)
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Maximum Memory Card Size
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Second Display Diagonal
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Second Display
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
AV Output
DC-In Jack
Connection to PC
Camera
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Calendar
Album Organization
Playback Zoom (max)
Image Quality Adjustment
Image Editing
Camera File System
Tripod Mountable
Camera Playback
Contrast Adjustment
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Battery Voltage
Battery Level Indicator
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
System Requirements
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Mac Compatibility
Minimum Processor
Minimum RAM
Minimum Hard Disk Space
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Date Imprinting
Compatible Operating Systems
Cable Type
Minimum System Requirements

Expert Reviews

(1)
11 April 2013

As stated earlier, DV100 allows the users to explore their artistic side; it also comes handy for the beginners as well. Simple yet amazing, this new camera is sure to mark its presence in the...

Lightweight
Impressive design
Affordable
La pantalla frontal
Los efectos que puedes agregar a las imgenes
Battery back not good
Average zoom
Podra grabar en Full HD y tener una salida HDMI
ISO 200

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung dv90, samsung dv90d, eces90zzbpse3, samsung dv90du, samsung dv90dua, samsung dv90dual
Barcodes 08806085002227, 08806085155176
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