• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.2 megapixels
  • 10.0x zoom 24mm - 240mm (35mm equiv.)
  • 1/2.33 inch 28.2mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 10.0x zoom 25mm - 250mm (35mm equiv.)

Advantages

Samsung WB30F over Panasonic SZ3

  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • High-res screen
    77k vs 0k dots
    Better screen fidelity makes you a better photographer

Panasonic SZ3 over Samsung WB30F

  • 24p
    Yes vs No
    Gives your movies a big-screen feel
  • Longer shutter
    60 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
Panasonic SZ3
Sony WX80
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 24p
  • $151
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Canon 130 IS

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

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
Panasonic SZ3
Canon 115 IS
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 24p
  • $114
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi

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
Panasonic SZ3
Canon 140 IS
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 24p
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • High-res screen

Compared to Canon 135

Samsung WB30F
Canon 135
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • $108
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • Longer shutter
Panasonic SZ3
Canon 135
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • $108
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • High-res screen
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