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Praktica WP240BL

£84.44
Praktica WP240
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A top-value and best selling compact camera, good for everyday photography
Compact 20MP 4x Yes Sep 2015
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£86.99
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Praktica Luxmedia WP240 - Digital camera - compact - 20.0 MP - 720p / 30 fps - 4x Optical Zoom - Underwater up to 10 m - Blue
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£92.50
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£94.99
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£94.99
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£119.00
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Praktica WP240 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Praktica WP240 number 48 in best selling cameras and number 138 across all digital cameras.
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Value for Money
Excellent
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Features
Fully-Featured
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Age
2 Years Old
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Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

Praktica cameras have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
This digital camera is one of the best selling cameras currently on the market. View best selling cameras January 2018.
It has some great features:
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Very small optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Ll, waterproof and easy to use, the PRAKTICA wp240 is the ideal camera for families on the go. built with 20 megapixels and 4x optical zoom, the wp240 boasts a slim colourful structure which is easy to operate for all a
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the photos your own<br>choose from 29 fun and creative modes to suit the type of action or location you are shooting in, including sunset, beach and panoramic sce
Astic photos with ease<br>dedicated one-touch buttons and child friendly menus make shooting and filming quick and simple for the whole fam
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CCD sensor<br>4x optical zoom lens<br>waterproof 10m ipx8/ dust proof ip5x<br>2.7 inch LCD screen<br>64mb internal memory<br>video recording: 720p30/vgap30<br>29 fun and creative modes<br>storage: micro SD card<br>available in blue and ora

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared this Praktica digital camera with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 137 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 145 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 142 in wildlife photography cameras.
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Landscape Photography
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Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

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Praktica WP240 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Praktica Has Excellent Digital Camera Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Praktica digital cameras and found that Praktica had excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Praktica camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Top Seller

According to Amazon sales data, the WP240 is one the top selling camera currently available.

Value For Money

Spectacularly Good Value for Money

The product has good features but is over 6 months old. However at £84.44 it is still cheaper than 91% of digital cameras.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Praktica released the WP240 in September 2015.

Features

5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The Praktica WP240 has a maximum image resolution of 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The resolution of all digital cameras ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The Praktica WP240's sensor megapixels of 20MP is in the highest 24% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average megapixels of all cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Praktica WP240 of only 4x is in the smallest 35% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Praktica WP240 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Praktica WP240 of 6,400 is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 50% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Camera Shutter Speed

The Praktica WP240's camera shutter speed of 0.0005s is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 63% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Praktica WP240 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of digital cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Praktica WP240 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Very Light

The average weight of all digital cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg. The Praktica WP240's weight of only 162g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lightest 34% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Praktica WP240's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 78% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Waterproof

The Praktica WP240 is waterproof. 92% of cameras are not waterproof.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of all cameras is 12x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 810x. The digital zoom of the Praktica WP240 of 8x is in the biggest 13% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Waterproof Up to

The Praktica WP240's waterproof up to of 10m is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 54% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card sizes of cameras range from 1GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB. The Praktica WP240's maximum memory card size of 64GB is larger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 27% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The Praktica WP240's internal memory of 64MB is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 71% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The internal memory of digital cameras range from 1MB to 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Only 200 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Praktica WP240 which takes 200 battery life.

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Features Face Detection

The Praktica WP240 features face detection, unlike 88% of cameras which do not feature face detection.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Praktica WP240 of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 29% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The Praktica WP240 supports a maximum still image resolution of 5152 x 3864. That's over six times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the best resolution is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

praktica 816364020642, praktica wp240gy, praktica wp240s, praktica lv6pn, praktica lv6pm

Barcodes:

00816364020109, 00816364020116, 00816364020635, 00816364020642, 05055189023550, 05055189023567, 05055189023659, 05055189023666, 05055189025691, 05055189025707

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