Samsung S500 Review

 
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Model Name: Samsung Digimax S500 
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Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: S500
Camera Format:  
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price:  
Street Price:  
Date Available:  
Tripod Mount: No
Weight: 4.8 oz (136 g)
Size: 3.8 x 2.4 x 1.0 in.
(97 x 62 x 26 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CCD
Sensor Manufacturer:  
Effective Megapixels: 5.1
Sensor Format: 1/2.5 inch
Sensor size: 24.7104mm2 (5.76mm x 4.29mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 2.22 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Color Filter Type:  
Self-Cleaning: No
Built-in image stabilization: No
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 2592 x 1944 (5.0 MP, 4:3),
2272 x 1704 (3.9 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
1600 x 1200 (1.9 MP, 4:3),
1024 x 768 (0.8 MP, 4:3),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG
Continuous-mode frames/second: n/a
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 640x480 (0.00)
320x240 (0.00)
160x120
Movie File Format: AVI (MJPEG)
Composite Video Out: Yes
NTSC/PAL Switchable Video: Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
HD Video Out:
HD Video Connection:
Lens & Optics
Lens Mount: n/a
Lens Thread: n/a
Lens Thread Type: n/a
Kit Lens: Samsung SHD Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 - 105 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Aperture Range: Wide: F2.8 - F7.1; Tele: F4.9 - F12.4
Normal Focus Range: 80 cm to Infinity
31.5 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 4 - 80 cm
1.6 - 31.5 in
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: 1.0x - 5.0x
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: n/a
Auto Focus Assist Light? No
Manual Focus: No
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Focus Peaking: No
Evf Resolution In Pixels:  
Evf Resolution In Dots:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 2.4
Rear Display Resolution: 112,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: No
Tilt Swivel Screen:
Selfie Screen:
Max Playback Zoom: 10.1x
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native): 0
Minimum ISO (native):  
ISO Settings: Auto, 50, 100, 200, 400
Auto ISO Mode: No
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L, Tungsten, Custom
Shutter Speed Range: 8 - 1/1500
Bulb Mode: No
Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0EV in 0.5EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi, Spot
Program, Aperture, Shutter, Manual (PASM) Modes No
Creative Exposure Modes: Night, Portrait, Children(in Mode Dial), Landscape,Close-up, Sunset, Dawn, Backlight, Fireworks, Beach & Snow
Self Timer: 2/10/2+10 seconds
Time Lapse (intervalometer): No
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash off
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide : 0.2m - 3.0m, Tele : 0.4m - 2.5m (ISO AUTO)
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation:  
External Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD
Dual Card Slots:
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: AVI (MJPEG)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-fi: No
Built-In GPS: No
Bluetooth: No
NFC:
Microphone Jack: No
Headphone Jack: No
External Connections:
PictBridge Compliant: Yes
DPOF Compliant: Yes
Remote Control: No
Remote Control Type:  
Connections (extended): Camera dock
Power
Battery Form Factor: 2 x AA
Usable Battery Types: Alkaline disposable, NiMH rechargeable
Batteries Included: 2 x AA Alkaline disposable
Battery Charger Included (external or internal): No
External Charger Included:
Internal Charging Supported:
CIPA Rating Monitor (Live View): 0
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software: Digimax Master
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features:

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