• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.2 megapixels
  • 25.00mm - 125.00mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 25.00mm - 125.00mm (35mm eq.)

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Differences

Samsung DV150F advantages over Samsung ST72

  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Yes vs No
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly

Samsung ST72 advantages over Samsung DV150F

  • Less expensive
    $120 vs $150 (MSRP)
    Save money for lenses or accessories

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Internal flash
    Both provide
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash

Common Weaknesses

  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Neither provide
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Focus peaking
    Neither provide
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Neither provide
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • Touchscreen
    Neither provide
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • In-camera panoramas
    Neither provide
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Neither provide
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • Built-in GPS
    Neither provide
    Geotag your photos
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Neither provide
    Usually improves live view and video AF performance
  • Manual focus
    Neither provide
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • Integrated ND filter
    Neither provide
    Shoot in daylight with a large aperture or slow shutter
  • External Mic Jack
    Neither provide
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video
  • HDMI out
    Neither provide
    Use HDMI output to monitor or review video
  • Hot shoe
    Neither provide
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities
  • Headphone jack
    Neither provide
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video
  • Bulb shutter
    Neither provide
    Hold the shutter open manually for long exposures
  • Slow-motion videos
    Neither provide
    Shoot slow-motion videos

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Review Excerpt

The Competition

Compared to Samsung DV300F

Samsung DV150F
Samsung DV300F
  • $280
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $149
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • HDMI out
Samsung ST72
Samsung DV300F
  • $179
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • $149
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Built-in Wi-Fi

Compared to Sony W650

Samsung DV150F
Sony W650
  • $280
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • $265
  • 1/2.3 inch
Samsung ST72
Sony W650
  • $179
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Longer exposure
  • $265
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization

Compared to Sony WX70

Samsung DV150F
Sony WX70
  • $280
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $292
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Manual focus
  • HDMI out
Samsung ST72
Sony WX70
  • $179
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Longer exposure
  • $292
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Manual focus

Compared to Samsung MV900F

Samsung DV150F
Samsung MV900F
  • $280
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • $350
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • HDMI out
Samsung ST72
Samsung MV900F
  • $179
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • $350
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Touchscreen

Compared to Samsung ST150F

Samsung DV150F
Samsung ST150F
  • $280
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $270
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
Samsung ST72
Samsung ST150F
  • $179
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $270
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Tiltable Screen
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