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Samsung WB50F

Samsung WB50F
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90
Reviews
19 Reviews
82
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A classic and fully featured 12x optical zoom camera, with a low price. It has an image stabiliser, a built-in flash and a sensor size of 16.2MP and supports Wi-Fi. Purchasers report that this camera has a good zoom, it's able to produce good images and easy to use.
Features We Love:
High megapixels (16.2MP)
Big optical zoom (12x)
ok minimum aperture number (3.1)
Has an image stabiliser
Supports Wi-Fi
16.2MP
4608 X 3456
PIXELS IMAGE
RESOLUTION
12x
OPTICAL ZOOM
1280 X 720
PIXELS VIDEO
RESOLUTION
3.1
MINIMUM
3,200
MAXIMUM ISO
1s
CAMERA
157g
2x
DIGITAL ZOOM
3"
SCREEN
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Samsung WB50F number 216 across all digital cameras and number 284 in best selling cameras.

79

79
Kagoo Score
90
Reviews
82
Features
81
Value for Money

79

79
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 79?

multiple reviews mentioned that it has good user reviews with an average user rating of 75%, based on 19 reviews.
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.
This Samsung digital camera has some great features:
High megapixels
Big optical zoom
Ok minimum aperture number
Has an image stabiliser
Share as fast as you snap
The safe and sweet way to capture memories
The easiest way to shoot like A pro
Capture brilliance, not noise

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each digital camera by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the digital camera is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec digital cameras come to market, the older digital cameras will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

90
Reviews

Average Review Score

3.8 stars (19 reviews)

53%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the Samsung WB50F?

Picture Quality
5
3
Lens System
3
3
Video Capability
1
1
Design
2
1
Ease of Use
2
0
Capacity
1
0
Battery
0
1
Noise Level
0
1
Features
1
0
One Customer Thought it Had a Good Battery Life
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One Person Thought it Was Good in Terms of Size
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Some People Thought it Was Carefully Designed
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Some People Thought This Digital Camera Was Easy to Use

Three people thought that the Samsung WB50F was easy to use.

  • ... great photos. Downloading the photos to her iPad was a breeze with wifi... Easy to Use. Good Battery Life. Great Resolution. Great Zoom. Large Clear LCD. ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 9 Aug 2015
  • ... is a brilliant camera. Fits neatly into a pocket or handbag and is extremely easy to use...
    Peter - Amazon.co.uk 1 May 2015
  • ... used for business purposes to identify parts and tags. This camera was very simple its use is intuitive. I have never needed to look at the manual to figure ...
    Null - Bhphotovideo.com 14 Jul 2015
  • One Person Thought it Has Useful Technical Features
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    One Customer Thought it Was a Bit Noisy
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    One Person Thought it Had a Good Capacity
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    Five People Thought it Had a Good Lens

    Several people thought that the Samsung WB50F had a good zoom and autofocus.

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    Has a Good Zoom
    3 people agree
    1 person disagrees
  • ... breeze with wifi... Easy to Use. Good Battery Life. Great Resolution. Great Zoom. Large Clear LCD. Small Compact.
    Bhphotovideo.com - Bhphotovideo.com 9 Aug 2015
  • It's a carry every where camera. Sharp lens with good zoom range...
    Joseph - Bhphotovideo.com 8 Mar 2016
  • ... in a lighting fast manner!This camera looks cute, is small, and the zoom is alright too. But that's about it. I knew that I wouldn't get a replacement ...
    PTGirl - Bhphotovideo.com 13 Jul 2015
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    Has a Good Autofocus
    2 people agree
    2 people disagree
    One Customer Thought it Had a Good Screen or Viewfinder
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    The Majority of People Thought This Digital Camera Took Good Pictures

    Six people thought that the Samsung WB50F was able to produce good images.

  • Fantastic quality pictures...
    ABart - Amazon.co.uk 11 Nov 2014
  • My Iphone takes better images...
    MetalBert - Bhphotovideo.com 20 Oct 2015
  • ... price category.The photos are alright. Being used to the S100 or the Panasonic superzoom FZ1000 with very sharp images, these photos come out just okay. ...
    PTGirl - Bhphotovideo.com 13 Jul 2015
  • Hello, Good pictures in camera mode . But when using the zoom in movie mode , no sound only disturbing sound of the zoom motor and the auto focus goes ...
    Null - Bhphotovideo.com 23 Apr 2016
  • One Person Thought the Samsung WB50F Was Good for Video Capture
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    How Good Are Samsung Cameras?

    82
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    High megapixels
    Big optical zoom
    ok minimum aperture number
    Has an image stabiliser
    Supports Wi-Fi
    Has a built-in flash
    Has a built-in speaker
    Shorter than average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)
    Large maximum memory card size
    Features saturation adjustment
    Features brightness adjustment
    Features contrast adjustment
    Long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
    Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
    4608 x 3456 still image resolution
    1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
    4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
    1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
    ok camera shutter speed
    ok weight
    ok display diagonal
    Very low maximum ISO sensitivity
    Does not support Full HD video
    Smaller than average digital zoom
    Does not have an HDMI
    Slow flash recharging time
    Only 1/2 to 1/2.5" image sensor size
    4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

    This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608x3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on cameras. §.

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    High Megapixels

    The average megapixels of all digital cameras is 15MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP. The megapixels of the Samsung WB50F of 16.2MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 70% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

    What does "megapixels" mean? Less Edit
    Big Optical Zoom

    The Samsung WB50F's optical zoom of 12x is bigger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 76% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

    What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit
    1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

    The highest video resolution of the Samsung WB50F is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as HD.

    A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as HD.

    What does "maximum video resolution" mean? Less Edit
    ok Minimum Aperture Number

    The Samsung WB50F's minimum aperture number of 3.1 is ok compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 6% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

    The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of digital cameras is 100, the highest is 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000. The Samsung WB50F's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 3,200 is in the lowest 33% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Has an Image Stabiliser

    The Samsung WB50F has an image stabiliser, as do 70% of digital cameras.

    What is an image stabiliser? Less Edit
    ok Camera Shutter Speed

    The camera shutter speed of the Samsung WB50F of 0.0005s is ok compared to most other digital cameras. It is longer than 56% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    Supports Wi-Fi
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    The Samsung WB50F supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

    What is Wi-Fi? Less Edit
    ok Weight
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    The Samsung WB50F's weight of 157g is ok compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 63% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    Has a Built-in Flash
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    The Samsung WB50F has a built-in flash. 74% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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    Does Not Support Full HD Video

    Like most other cameras, the Samsung WB50F does not support Full HD video. 71% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

    What is Full HD video? Less Edit
    Smaller Than Average Digital Zoom

    The Samsung WB50F's digital zoom of only 2x is smaller than 95% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The digital zooms of digital cameras range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

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    ok Display Diagonal
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    The Samsung WB50F's display diagonal of 3" is ok compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 53% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Does Not Have an HDMI

    The Samsung WB50F does not have an HDMI. 61% of digital cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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    Slow Flash Recharging Time

    The Samsung WB50F's flash recharging time of 5s is slower than 65% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The flash recharging times of digital cameras range from 1s to 15s, and the average flash recharging time is 5.3s.

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    Has a Built-in Speaker

    The Samsung WB50F has a built-in speaker, which is unusual. 92% of digital cameras do not have a built-in speaker.

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

    The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Samsung WB50F of only 24mm is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the shortest 18% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Large Maximum Memory Card Size

    Digital cameras have maximum memory card sizes of between 1GB and 520GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 42GB. The Samsung WB50F's maximum memory card size of 64GB is larger than 81% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Features Saturation Adjustment

    The Samsung WB50F features saturation adjustment, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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    Features Brightness Adjustment

    The Samsung WB50F features brightness adjustment. 81% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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    Only 1/2 to 1/2.5" Image Sensor Size

    This digital camera has a 1/2.3" image sensor size, which is the most commonly found image sensor size on digital cameras.

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    Features Contrast Adjustment

    The Samsung WB50F features contrast adjustment. 82% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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    Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

    The Samsung WB50F's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 288mm is in the longest 15% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

    The Samsung WB50F supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 90% of digital cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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    4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

    The highest still image resolution supported by the Samsung WB50F is 4608 x 3456. That's 14% higher resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4320 x 3240. In addition, this camera supports a still image resolution of 4608x3456, 4608x3072, 4608x2592 plus 5 more values. The worst resolution of all digital cameras is 2992 x 2000 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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    1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

    The Samsung WB50F supports a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. This camera also supports video resolutions of 320x240 pixels, 640x480 pixels and 1280x720 pixels. The resolution of all digital cameras ranges from full hd 1080p pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best). 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).

    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).

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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A digital camera with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

    We have analysed the Samsung WB50F, and ranked it:

    Budget Choice
    This digital camera has a low quality score, but also a low price - choose this if you’re looking to save money on a purchase.

    Product Quality Score
    High End Good Value for Money

    Samsung WB50F
    Poor Value for Money Budget Choice
    Price

    The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $183.99 it is still cheaper than 75% of cameras.

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    Value for Money of Similar Digital Cameras

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    53% of Customers Would Recommend
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    Samsung WB50F Specification

    Key Features
    Optical Zoom
    Weight
    Camera Type
    Megapixels
    Picture Quality
    Image Stabiliser
    Image Sensor Size
    Still Image Resolution
    Maximum Image Resolution
    Sensor Type
    Image Formats Supported
    Total Megapixels
    Design
    Colour
    Lens System
    Digital Zoom
    Minimum Aperture Number
    Maximum Aperture Number
    Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
    Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
    Focal Length Range (F-F)
    Combined Zoom
    Focusing
    Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
    Normal Focusing Range
    Macro Focusing Range (Wide)
    Auto Mode Focusing Range (Wide)
    Focus Adjustment
    Macro Focusing Range (Tele)
    Auto Mode Focusing Range (Tele)
    Focus
    Normal Focusing Range (Wide)
    Normal Focusing Range (Tele)
    Light Exposure
    ISO Sensitivity
    Light Exposure Modes
    Maximum ISO Sensitivity
    Minimum ISO Sensitivity
    Light Metering
    Light Exposure Correction
    Light Exposure Control
    Shutter
    Camera Shutter Speed
    Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
    Flash
    Flash Recharging Time
    Flash Modes
    Flash Range (Tele)
    Flash Range (Wide)
    Video
    Full HD Video
    Maximum Video Resolution
    Video Recording
    Video Resolution
    Motion JPEG Frame Rate
    Video Formats Supported
    Analog Signal Format System
    Resolution At Capture Speed
    HD Type
    Audio
    Built-in Microphone
    Built-in Speaker
    Voice Recording
    Audio Formats Supported
    Memory
    Internal Memory
    Maximum Memory Card Size
    Compatible Memory Card
    Memory Slots
    Display
    Display Diagonal
    Display Resolution
    Display
    Ports & Interfaces
    HDMI
    USB Version
    DC-in Jack
    Camera
    White Balance
    Self-Timer Delay
    Image Editing
    Camera File System
    Camera Playback
    Saturation Adjustment
    Contrast Adjustment
    Brightness Adjustment
    Scene Modes
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Battery
    Battery Supported
    Battery Type
    Battery Voltage
    Battery Level Indicator
    Operational Conditions
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Packaging Content
    Bundled Software
    Batteries Included
    Quick Start Guide
    Networking
    Wi-Fi
    Near Field Communication (NFC)
    Other Features
    Energy Star Certified
    Power Source Type
    Built-in Flash
    Minimum Processor
    Minimum RAM
    Minimum Hard Disk Space

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    samsung ecwb50fzbpbfr, samsung ecwb50fzbprus, ecwb50fzbpbfr wb50f, samsung wb50f

    Barcodes

     00887276960005,  00887276960012,  00887276960029,  08806085922211,  08806085922228,  08806085922235,  08806085922242,  08806085922259,  08806085922426,  08806085950146,  08806085950153,  08806085950160,  08806085962132,  08806085962170,  08806086135283,  08872769600058

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