Samsung WB850F Review

 
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Model Name: Samsung WB850F 
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General
Model Number: WB850F 
Camera Format: Compact 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $379.00
Street Price: $389.00
Date Available: 2012-04-15
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 8.0 oz (226 g)
Weight With Batteries? No
Size: 4.3 x 2.4 x 1.0 in.
(110 x 62 x 25 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3),
4608 x 3072 (14.2 MP, 3:2),
4608 x 2592 (11.9 MP, 16:9),
3648 x 2736 (10.0 MP, 4:3),
2832 x 2832 (8.0 MP, 1:1),
2592 x 1944 (5.0 MP, 4:3),
1984 x 1448 (2.9 MP, Other),
1920 x 1080 (2.1 MP, 16:9),
1024 x 768 (0.8 MP, 4:3)
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 1920x1080, 1280x720, 640x480, 320x240, 384x288, 176x128
Movie Frame Rate: 30p, 30p, 30p, 30p, 240p, 480p
Movie Audio: Yes 
CMOS Sensor (Megapixels): 16.80
CMOS Size (inches): 1/2.3" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type: CMOS 
Effective Megapixels: 16.20 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 23 - 483 mm
Zoom Ratio: 21.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 4x (1.33x Smart Zoom) 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 80 cm to Infinity
31.5 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 10 cm to Infinity
3.9 in to Infinity
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) / f/5.9 (tele) - ??? 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No 
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No 
OLED Viewfinder: Yes 
OLED Size (inches): 3.0
OLED Resolution: 614,000 dots
Touchscreen: Yes 
Articulating OLED: No 
Max Playback Zoom: 9.4x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 100-3200
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L, Tungsten, Custom, Kelvin 
Shutter Speed Range: 16 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi, Spot, Center-weighted, Face Detection AE  
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Creative Exposure Modes: Scene: Beauty Shot, Night, Landscape, Text, Sunset, Dawn, Backlight, Beach & Snow; MAGIC Plus: Panorama, 3D Photo, Magic Frame, Split Shot, Self Shot, Artistic Brush, HDR, CMM; Panorama: Live Panorama / 3D Panorama / Action Panorama 
Self Timer: 2, 10, Double 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: ISO Auto: Wide: 0.30 m - 4.96 m, Tele: 0.50 m - 2.35 m 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / SDXC 
Memory Included (MB):  
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Movie File Format: MP4 (Video: MPEG4, AVC / H.264, Audio: AAC)  
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed, WiFi
Other Connection: Wi-Fi, GPS with POI 
Included Software: Intelli-studio, Creative Movie Maker, Auto Backup, Map download manager (Download from On-line with iLinker)  
OS Compatibility: Windows XP SP2 / Vista / 7  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary  
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
CIPA Rating: Unknown
Notes & Features: Optical Image Stabilization, BSI CMOS Sensor, 3.0" AMOLED Screen, Full HD Video, GPS with POI, Simultaneous Dual Capture of Video/Stills, Built-in Wi-Fi (Mobile Link, AllShare Play, Microsoft Sky Drive, E-Mail, PC Auto Backup, Remote Viewfinder, Upload to Facebook/YouTube, Picasa), Live Panorama. Available in black. 

 


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