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Samsung 72

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Samsung 72
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A good spec and classic compact camera
Compact 16.2MP 5x Yes May 2013
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Samsung 72 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Samsung 72 number 471 across all digital cameras.
94
Reviews
7 Reviews
75
Features
Good Features
61
Age
4 Years Old
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 89%. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report good picture quality.
This Samsung digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Average optical zoom
Take great pictures anytime, anywhere. featuring A bright f2.5 lens and 16,2 megapixels, the stylish, highly portable samsung st72 brilliantly captures details even in dimly-lit rooms, or outside on A cloudy night. you won T have to take A step back or forward to get the picture you want, thanks to 0,98\" wide-angle lens and 5x optical zoom and the large 3,0\" (75 mm) LCD helps you perfectly frame your shot, or A scene of your 720p HD video.\<br>\<br> f2.5, 0,98\", 5x zoom lens / 16,2 mega pixels \\when you re taking pictures at A performance, make every seat the best seat in the house. the 5x optical zoom gives you great close-ups, even from the back row. up front the 0,98\" wide-angle lens captures all the action on stage. and the combination of 16,2 megapixels and f2.5 lens give you high quality images even in dim lights.\\when it comes to brightness, it\'s brilliant: 3,0\" (75 mm) intelligent lcd\
\<br> 3,0\" (75 mm) intelligent LCD \\its 3,0\" (75 mm) intelligent LCD provides for improved contrast and color reproduction, which allows you to enjoy a wider and clearer image. and its intelligent LCD brightness automatically detects environmental illumination and adjusts the LCD brightness for optimal image viewing. it does the thinking for you, which makes the SMART CAMERA a smart choice.\
\<br> HD movie recording (720p, 30 fps, mpeg) \\inside this stylish, yet powerful camera, capture 720p hd-quality MPEG video at 30 frames per second clearer than the average compact digital camera video. from the concert hall to birthday parties get hd-quality videos wherever you are.\
\<br> smart auto \\the samsung SMART camera\'s smart auto automatically analyzes the shooting environment and then chooses the appropriate scene mode for the best possible results. smart auto analyzes key elements in the composition and automatically adjusts its 16 photo modes and 4 movie modes to capture the best shot.\
\<br> live panorama \\with live panorama, you can capture a seemingly endless procession of gondolas gliding past a magnificent venetian palace with an astounding 180 panoramic image. and you can preview the image on the LCD before you even snap it. just hold the shutter button, sweep across the scene and see what you re going to get before you get it.\\add action to your still photos\
Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Does not support Wi-Fi

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Samsung 72 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

This camera has an average owner rating of 89 out of 100 based on 7 owner reviews. 4 reviewers (85% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Samsung Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 9,508 expert and user reviews (including 2,242 verified purchases) for Samsung digital cameras and found that on average Samsung has very good ratings. 94% of those that bought a Samsung digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two owners thought it was able to produce good images.

  • It's very good, small perfect for travel, photos are very good quality…
    Kitty K (Amazon) - November 2014
  • It takes good photos for holiday snaps which was the purpose…
    Mermaid (Amazon) - August 2014
  • It has facility and takes good photos in low light levels…
    Mermaid (Amazon) - August 2014

Customers Report Nice Design

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was neat.

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since May 2013.

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Samsung 72 of 16.2MP is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 65% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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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 resolution on digital cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Samsung 72 of 5x is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 55% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Samsung 72 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all cameras is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Samsung 72's maximum ISO sensitivity of 3,200 is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 40% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung 72 has an image stabilizer. 78% of digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Very Light

The Samsung 72's weight of only 108g is in the lightest 8% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Samsung 72 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Samsung 72 of 5x is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 26% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average digital zoom of all cameras is 12x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 810x.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Samsung 72 of 0.435" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 12% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Samsung 72 does not support Wi-Fi, although this is within the context that 69% of digital cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The Samsung 72's maximum memory card size of 64GB is larger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 83% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have maximum memory card sizes of between 1GB and 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB.

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Only 1024 X 768 Still Image Resolution

The Samsung 72 supports a maximum still image resolution of 1024 x 768. That's 73% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. The best resolution of all cameras is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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500 Battery Life

The Samsung 72 is a digital camera that takes 500 shots battery life. Most of the other cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other cameras, the Samsung 72 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Lower Than Average Display Resolution

Digital cameras have display resolutions of between 23,000 pixels and 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The display resolution of the Samsung 72 of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 5% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Samsung 72 does not support Full HD video, although this is within the context that 76% of cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of cameras is 1MB, the biggest is 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The Samsung 72's internal memory of only 10MB is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 11% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Samsung 72's display diagonal of 3" is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 63% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung ecst72zzbpwus, samsung ecst72zzbplgb, samsung st72zzbprus, ecst72zzbpwe1

Barcodes:

00806085394230, 00806085401167, 00806085401181, 00887276022178, 00887276986708, 08806085381544, 08806085394230, 08806085401167, 08806085401181, 08806085401204, 08806085402676, 08806085412897, 08806085413214, 08806085446502, 08806085457218, 08806085517110

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