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Samsung 150F Digital Camera

Compact Camera 16MP 5x Feb 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Seven industry awards
Unacceptable noise level
Doesn't perform great in low light without flash

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Reviews

Seven Industry Awards

This Samsung camera is one of the most highly awarded by experts in digital cameras of all the digital cameras of this age and spec.

This camera was given a "Recommended" award by review sites Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Digitaltrends.com, Vido.com.ua and Hardwarezone.com.ph all of whom said that this Samsung camera was good.

The writer at websites CNET.co.uk said that this Samsung camera was excellent and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

The author at one additional expert review site thought that this Samsung digital camera was good. 01net.com gave this digital camera a "4 Star" award.

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Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on thirty-six expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com, Ephotozine and Expert Reviews the average expert rating of this Samsung camera is 70 out of 100.

Owner Reviews Are Good

People who bought this camera rated this digital camera 88% on average. Over 85% of reviewers gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Samsung Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

We checked 7,330 user and expert reviews (including 1,081 verified purchases) for Samsung digital cameras and found that on average Samsung has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Samsung has good ratings specifically within its medium megapixel digital cameras range. 92% of those that bought a Samsung camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Smart TV

Excellent Connectivity

Three people who bought the product considered that it had email functionality. Louise said on Amazon.co.uk four years ago “Great it has wifi so can email etc pics! Recommend this camera”. Also four years ago Mark wrote “Good news this time as the lens was perfect! I have to say the service is excellent, even emailing asking for an estimated time received a prompt response” and scored it 80 out of 100.

Two people wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was good in terms of connectivity. Smarthouse.com.au mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Excellent connectivity” but in spite of that they gave it a score of 3 stars out of 5. Expert website Reviewed.com wrote five years ago “Impossibly long zoom and WiFi connectivity”.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung 150F supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative cameras which support Wi-Fi currently available which you might also want to consider including the Samsung 200 which has better reviews.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Samsung 150F does not feature bluetooth, although keep in mind that most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for more than two years also do not feature bluetooth.

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Weight & Dimensions

Compact Design

Twenty-five people who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it was compact. Pc Mag said “Compact design” in their review of this digital camera. Stuff.tv mentioned “A capable superzoom compact with interesting Wi-Fi talent squeezed in –”. Pcmag.com said on expert website PC Mag “The Samsung WB150F ($229.99 list) packs a long 18x zoom lens into a compact body.”.

Two owners who purchased it considered that it was thick. Five years ago T3.com said in their review of this digital camera “Broad focal range”. Toooldformidlifecrisis wrote “Particularly like the reduced weight and thickness as it is easier to carry in a jacket pocket”.

One customer who purchased the product considered that it was a good body shape. One person who reviewed the product wrote that it was a good size. Yuan wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon.co.uk “Its a nice size, not too big”.

One owner who reviewed the product concluded that it was good structurally. G. J. Nichol mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon.co.uk “Quite compact, good looking, solid construction”.

One person who bought it thought it was heavy and bulky. S'only Me wrote on Amazon.co.uk “The SLR is to bulky to carry around” and gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Very Light

Across all the medium megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera the weights range from 20g to 1.3kg. With a weight of only 116.3 grams, the Samsung 150F is fairly light compared to most of the other digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung 150F has an image stabilizer. Most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera also have an image stabilizer.

Other digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available that you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Samsung 150F has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. Most medium megapixel digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). This camera also have still image resolution(s) of 1024 x 768, 1920 x 1080, 1984 x 1488, 2592 x 1944, 3648 x 2736 and 4608 x 2592 and 4608 x 3072. Across all cameras of a comparable age and type to this digital camera the still image resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 4928 x 3264 (best).

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum image resolution on cameras of this type and age.

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Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Samsung 150F has a built-in flash. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera also have a built-in flash.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras with a built-in flash currently available including because of it's better review score, the Sony NEX-F3D, or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Four customers who purchased this digital camera said that it had a good screen. Gavin Adams said “I love the display screen and compact size of the camera which fits snugly into the case which I bought separately”. Deirdre Barr scored it a maximum of 5 stars and she mentioned “Nice view screen”.

One owner who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good viewfinder.

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Big 18x Optical Zoom, Decent Image and Movie Quality, Manual Controls for Enthusiasts

Seven owners who purchased the product concluded that it was good for video recording. Four years ago Amazon.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Video general use is crisp and fluid”. Amazon.co.uk also mentioned “Outstanding HD picture quality, Very Good Sound, USB media port is awesome for playing movie files, pictures, etc” in their review. Steve wrote in his review of this digital camera “So far it has not jammed or been a problem - great photos & videos have been taken” and gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

18x Zoom

Thirty-seven owners considered that it had a good zoom. Five years ago Gadgetspeak.com gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5 and said “Zoom amplio y sin sacrificar el grosor”. Gadgetspeak.com also mentioned “Zoom ottico 18x” in their review. Good Gear Guide.com.au wrote “18X optical zoom lens 24mm to 432mm”.

Six people concluded that this digital camera had a good lens. Pc Mag rated this digital camera 4 stars out of 5 and wrote “Wide-angle lens”. Mr. K. Sharp wrote on Amazon.co.uk “It has a good quality Schneider lens with 18x optical zoom which makes all the difference”.

One customer who purchased the product considered that it had a good autofocus. Four years ago Kayvee said “Not impressed with the images taken with the samsung at all - it takes a while to focus, pictures taken indoors mid afternoon - are dark”.

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Good Image Quality

Sixty-one owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was able to produce good images. Gadgetspeak.com rated it 4 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of the Samsung 150F “Funzione Picture in Picture (PIP”. Five years ago Smarthouse.com.au said “Abundant in photo, editing options” in their review of this digital camera. Cnet.co.uk said “The built-in Wi-Fi makes it easy to share your pictures directly without first downloading them to your computer.”.

Five owners who reviewed this digital camera considered that it had a good picture resolution. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned “Good mix of creative shooting modes”. Asia.cnet.com said in their review of this digital camera “Abundant set of shooting and editing options” but in spite of that they only rated it 3 stars out of 5. Four years ago S. Puddefoot said on Amazon.co.uk “Wanted something with a more control and features, better zoom, more megapixels” although they gave the product a rating of 3 stars out of 5.

One person mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good image sensor.

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Doesn't Perform Great in Low Light Without Flash

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the Samsung 150F did not have a good flash. Five years ago Digitaltrends.com mentioned “Doesn't perform great in low light without flash” nonetheless they still gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Yuan said “Night shots are ok, still grainy without the flash” nonetheless they gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars.


Design

Builtin WiFi is Very Handy and Innovative

Twenty-seven owners who reviewed it said that it was easy to use. Gadgetspeak.com wrote “Builtin WiFi is very handy and innovative” and scored it 80 out of 100. Sue Smith said in her review of this digital camera on Amazon.co.uk four years ago “Features he finds great to use and quality is better than he imagined”. Sven Julke said “It's making very good fotos and is easy to use”.

Seven owners reckoned that this digital camera was easy to use the menus. Five years ago Digitaltrends.com mentioned “Nice, intuitive UI and settings navigation” in their review of this digital camera. Amazon.co.uk said “Can customize picture settings and audio to your liking which is good because i didn't much like one of the three presets it has”. Amazon.co.uk also wrote “Easy to use menu and settings” in their review.

Six people said in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to setup. Digitaltrends.com said “WiFi is easy to set up, effective”. Henry J Pinder mentioned “Easy to set up and some nice touches to what it can do” in his review of this digital camera and rated it a maximum of 5 stars. Deirdre Barr mentioned “Simple to set up and controls very simple” and gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars.

One customer thought the product had a good interface. Five years ago Gadgetspeak.com gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Accessible interface”.

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Compact Design

Ten people said in their reviews that the Samsung 150F was good looking. Reviewed.com mentioned “Samsung's new WB150F combines two very trendy technologies currently sweeping the imaging world” in their review of this digital camera. Unbox.ph wrote “That's a pretty good price given all the features you're getting with the camera! It may not be the best in optics”. S. Puddefoot mentioned four years ago “When it did want to work it did take some very nice looking pictures, however, at this point i decided i was going to return the camera” in their review of this digital camera.

Five owners reckoned that it was well designed. Gadgetspeak.com gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote “Strong and appealing design”. Amazon.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Well designed base to the tv”. Amazon.co.uk also wrote “Great Picture, Vivid Colors, Better Sound than other similar models, USB lets you play all file formats, Good Design, Easy to Set up” in their review.

Three owners wrote in their reviews that the product was smooth. Amazon.co.uk mentioned four years ago “Well the one good thing I could say is that the motion plus features make for clean and smooth motion on a Directv receiver when I tested it out” . Techmagnifier.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “It is simultaneously smooth and resembles to like any other sophisticated compact system camera” . Thom gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote “The Samsung WB1505 is one of the most physically attractive compact cameras out there, feeling and looking smooth and sleek”.

One owner who bought it reckoned that it was angular. Gadgetspeak.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Lente angular con zoom de 18x”. One person wrote in their reviews that it was retro.

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Well Made

Seventeen people wrote in their reviews that the product was well made. Amazon.co.uk mentioned “I would rate these a solid 4 12 egg ratting if they had that option I never give any hardware a 5 egg review as any component can be improved” and scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital camera “The Samsung WB150F is a solid camera with a good range of features including Wi-Fi for backing up images or uploading to the internet”. Expert review site Techmagnifier.com said four years ago “Samsung WB150F Digital Camera is a cool nice looking device that gives a solid feeling to the user during the photography” however they only gave the Samsung 150F a rating of 2 stars out of 5.

Three customers who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was strong and durable. Digitaltrends.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Nice looking, sturdy body”. Expert website Digitalcamerareview.com mentioned “There's a sturdy metal ring at the base of the lens.”.

One customer wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was reliable. Jamesw scored it 80 out of 100 and said four years ago “Bought at the airport because I had forgotten my "old reliable" I was torn between a Canon which I love the brand” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Image Quality

Twenty-eight owners who bought it considered that it was good quality. Gadgetspeak.com wrote five years ago “Big 18x optical zoom, decent image and movie quality, manual controls for enthusiasts” . Techmagnifier.com said “Good picture quality” but despite that they only gave the Samsung 150F a rating of 40 out of 100. Amazon.co.uk rated it a maximum of 5 stars and said “At 6 7 ft TV looks good, quality is high”.


Audio

Noise At ISO 400 and Up

Three owners mentioned in their reviews that it was noisy. Gadgetspeak.com wrote “Noise at ISO 400 and up” in their review of this digital camera although they gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100. Gadgetspeak.com also mentioned “Low light delivers fair amount of noise” in their review. Pc Mag wrote on PC Mag five years ago “Noisy images at higher ISOs”.

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Features Voice Recording

The Samsung 150F features voice recording. Most of the other cameras of this age and spec also feature voice recording.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Samsung 150F has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other digital cameras of this type and age.

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Unacceptable Noise Level

Three owners mentioned in their reviews that it was noisy. Gadgetspeak.com wrote “Noise at ISO 400 and up” in their review of this digital camera although they gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100. Gadgetspeak.com also mentioned “Low light delivers fair amount of noise” in their review. Pc Mag wrote on PC Mag five years ago “Noisy images at higher ISOs”.


Ports & Interfaces

Has a Microphone in

The Samsung 150F has a microphone in, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Supports PictBridge

The Samsung 150F supports PictBridge, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Samsung 150F does not have an HDMI, unlike most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago which have an HDMI.

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Display

Has a Second Display

The Samsung 150F has a second display, unlike most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years which do not have a second display.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

Medium megapixel digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to this digital camera have display diagonals of between 2" and 4.8", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Samsung 150F has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 2.7 inches) amongst medium megapixel digital cameras of this age.

Digital cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1 (£319.99) (3"), the Nikon P510 (£293.00) (3"), or the Fujifilm FinePix HS30EXR (£317.00) (3") which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The Samsung 150F has a fairly low display resolution (numeric) (only 230,000 pixels) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera. The lowest display resolution (numeric) of medium megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera is 230 pixels, the highest is 1,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 430,000 pixels.

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Camera

Features Brightness Adjustment

The Samsung 150F features brightness adjustment, as do most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this digital camera.

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Packaging Content

Has a Batteries Included

The Samsung 150F has a batteries included, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Lens System

Very Small Minimum Aperture Number

Across all the cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.7 to 22. The Samsung 150F has one of the smaller minimum aperture numbers (only 2.5) amongst medium megapixel digital cameras of this age.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of medium megapixel digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago is 350mm, and the maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 18mm to 1,500mm. The Samsung 150F has one of the shorter maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) (only 125 millimeters) amongst cameras of this age.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 5 times zoom factor, the Samsung 150F has a fairly standard digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

If you want a bigger digital zoom then you might want to look at the Olympus PEN E-PL7 (14x and higher rated).

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Samsung 150F has a fairly standard optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this digital camera.

If this camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Canon 150 (8x), or the Samsung Camera (£34.99) (21x) which is also higher rated.

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Power

Good Battery Life

Five customers mentioned in their reviews that it had a good battery life. Elliemac mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The results are excellent and the battery life very is good”. Dave G said in his review of this digital camera on Amazon.co.uk “Enjoy 7th March 2013 I was just about to update this review to state how good the battery life was” and rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Four years ago Midwife said on Amazon.co.uk “Instructions simple and clear, like all the different settings The battery chargers very quickly” and gave this digital camera a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.


Price

Low Price

Twenty-nine customers reckoned that this digital camera was good value for money. Cnet.co.uk scored it a maximum of 5 stars and wrote “Low price” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Cnet.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “For the DV150F Dual-View Smart Camera, Samsung took two of its best point-and-shoot features and put them in one affordable camera”. Cnet.com also wrote “With dual LCDs and built-in Wi-Fi, Samsung's DV150F Dual-View Smart Camera is an inexpensive problem-solver for those who like to shoot” in their review.

One person who purchased it said that it was expensive. B Obee said “The performance and the ease of use, information and the inbuilt options would not go amiss on a more expensive camera”.

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Support

Manual Controls

Nine owners who reviewed the Samsung 150F reckoned that it had good technical guidance. Gadgetspeak.com said “Manual exposure modes” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Photographyblog.com said in their review of this digital camera “The WB150F offers a wide-angle 18x zoom lens, 14.2 megapixel sensor, 720p video recording, 3 inch LCD screen and full manual controls” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Keenly priced, with comprehensive manual controls.”.


Features

Tons of Features

Eighteen people mentioned in their reviews that it had good features. Gadgetspeak.com mentioned “Excellent WiFi features” in their review of this digital camera. Digitaltrends.com gave the product a score of 75 out of 100 and wrote “Tons of features”. Cnet.com wrote in their review of this digital camera four years ago “The Samsung D 150F Dual-View Smart Camera is made for photo sharing, with excellent built-in Wi-Fi features and two screens to make taking self-portraits easy” but even so they only scored it 3 stars out of 5.

Two owners said in their reviews that the product had a smart mode. S. Gillingham scored the Samsung 150F a maximum of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon.co.uk “The smart mode is great and I love panorama, good quality pictures, best buy for my trip” in their review of this digital camera.

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Memory

Very Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera is 8MB, the biggest is 8GB, and the average internal memory is 220MB. At only 18 megabytes, the Samsung 150F has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung afsast150fsb1bdl, samsung ecst150fbpsus, samsung ecst150fbprus, samsung ecwb150fbpbus, samsung ecst150fbpwus, samsung ecst150fbpbus, samsung ecst150fbppus, samsung st150f, samsung wb150f
Barcodes 00044701016397, 00617401923601, 00887276013688, 00887276022185, 00887276985435, 00887276985459, 00887276986135, 00887276986197, 08806085363694, 08806085402652, 08806085412842

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