Samsung i8 Review

 
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Model Name: Samsung i8 
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Photo Gallery URL:  
Device Forum URL:  
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website
General
Model Number: i8 
Camera Format: Ultra Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $299.00
Street Price: $186.06
Date Available: 2008-02-29
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 4.1 oz (116 g)
Weight With Batteries? No
Size: 3.6 x 2.3 x 0.8 in.
(91 x 58 x 20 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3264 x 2448 (8.0 MP, 4:3),
3264 x 2176 (7.1 MP, 3:2),
3264 x 1836 (6.0 MP, 16:9),
2592 x 1944 (5.0 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
1024 x 768 (0.8 MP, 4:3)
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 800x592, 640x480, 320x240, 320x240, 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 20, 30, 15, 30, 15
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 8.30
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
Sensor Type: CCD 
Effective Megapixels: 8.20 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 38 - 114 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 1.0x - 5.0x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light?  
Manual Focus: No 
Normal Focus Range: 80 cm to Infinity
31.5 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - 80 cm
0.4 - 31.5 in
Aperture Range: f/3.5 (wide) / f/4.5 (tele) - ??? 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No 
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.7
LCD Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen:  
Articulating LCD: No 
Max Playback Zoom: 12.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L, Tungsten, Custom 
Shutter Speed Range: 16 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi, Spot, Center Weighted, Face Detection 
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Creative Exposure Modes: Night, Portrait, Children, Landscape, Text, Close-up, Sunset, Dawn, Backlight, Fireworks, Beach & Snow, Self shot, Café, Food 
Self Timer: 2/10/2+10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash off, Red eye fix 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide : 4m, Tele : 2.8m (ISO AUTO) 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC 
Memory Included (MB): 195.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Movie File Format: AVI (MPEG-4) 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
Other Connection: DC Input, Earphone 
Included Software: Samsung Master, Samsung Converter, SMS 
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary SLB-0937 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary SLB-0937 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
CIPA Rating: Unknown
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