• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.2 megapixels
  • 10.0x zoom 24mm - 240mm (35mm equiv.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 8.0x zoom 28mm - 224mm (35mm equiv.)

Advantages

Samsung WB30F over Canon 130 IS

  • Lens zoom ratio
    10.0x vs 8.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • High-res screen
    77k vs 0k dots
    Better screen fidelity makes you a better photographer
  • Wider angle lens
    24 mm vs 28 mm
    Capture more of the scene

Canon 130 IS over Samsung WB30F

  • HDMI out
    HDMI out vs None
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • Longer shutter
    15 vs 8 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Higher extended ISO
    6400 vs 0 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Review Excerpt

The Competition

Compared to Sony WX80

Samsung WB30F
Sony WX80
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • High-res screen
  • $151
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • HDMI out
Canon 130 IS
Sony WX80
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • $151
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Panasonic SZ3

Samsung WB30F
Panasonic SZ3
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • High-res screen
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • 24p
  • Longer shutter
Canon 130 IS
Panasonic SZ3
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • HDMI out
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 24p

Compared to Canon 115 IS

Samsung WB30F
Canon 115 IS
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • High-res screen
  • $114
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • Higher extended ISO
Canon 130 IS
Canon 115 IS
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • HDMI out
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $114
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Nikon S6800

Samsung WB30F
Nikon S6800
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
  • Longer shutter
  • $177
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 60p
Canon 130 IS
Nikon S6800
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • $177
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 60p

Compared to Canon 140 IS

Samsung WB30F
Canon 140 IS
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • Longer shutter
Canon 130 IS
Canon 140 IS
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • HDMI out
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • High-res screen
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