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Samsung GC100 Digital Camera

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16.3MP 21x CMOS Oct 2012
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
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Fifteen Industry Awards

Experts in cameras rave about this Samsung digital camera and have given it fifteen awards.

This compact camera digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by Hothardware.com, Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Techradar, Pcauthority.com.au, M3.idg.se, Hardwarezone.com.ph and Alphr.com all of whom decided that this camera was good.

This camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by Cnetfrance.fr, Parentesis.com, Log.com.tr and Fotomaniak.pl all of whom thought that this digital camera was brilliant.

Three other expert review sites all endorsed this compact camera digital camera. Hardwarezone.com.sg gave this Samsung digital camera an "Innovative Design" award and thought it was carefully designed and it received a "Good Value for Money" award from Notebookjournal.de who concluded it was great for its price. This camera also received an "Innovation" award from Teknokulis.com who thought it was innovative.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

This digital camera has an average expert rating of 76% based on ninety-eight expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com and Ephotozine.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

This camera has an average owner rating of 90 out of 100 based on 274 owner reviews.

Good Quality Lens

A few Samsung GC100 owners wrote in their reviews that it had a good zoom. Expert review site Techtree.com wrote “The 21x optical zoom is certainly helpful to bring far off objects within reach, while the image stabilisation allows for a steady image o” in their review but they only gave the product a rating of 60 out of 100. Dpreview.com said eleven years ago “The Nikon Coolpix S800c ($349) looks like just another compact ultra zoom camera” . Expert website Photoxels.com said “The GALAXY Camera features a 21x optical zoom (an ultra wide-angle 23mm”.

Some people who bought the Samsung GC100 agreed that it had a good lens. Several customers thought this digital camera had a good image stabiliser. Five years ago Theverge.com mentioned “Good stabilization”.

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Good Quality Pictures

A few Samsung GC100 reviewers thought this digital camera was able to produce good images. Photographyblog.com mentioned on PhotographyBlog.com five years ago “A 21x optical zoom with a focal range equivalent to 23-483mm, built-in optical image stabilisation” and gave it a score of 80 out of 100. Expert website Laptopmag.com said “This Android-powered camera takes great pictures and lets you share them wirelessly.” in their review of this digital camera however despite that they only gave the product a rating of 60 out of 100. Cnet.co.uk said in their review of this digital camera on expert review site CNET.co.uk five years ago “Spot-on for anyone who wants an easy way to share their pictures without being restricted to smart phone resolutions”.

A number of people who purchased the product reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Digitaltrends.com mentioned “This isn't a perfect camera; it could have a bigger sensor and a better lens” in their Samsung GC100 review and gave the product a score of 4 stars. Four years ago expert review site Gadgetshow.channel5.com wrote in their review of the Samsung GC100 “With a 16 megapixel sensor and a huge 21x optical zoom, this snapper would be impressive on paper even without its ace in the hold” and gave the Samsung GC100 a rating of 4 stars.

One Samsung GC100 owner who bought the product thought it had a good picture resolution. Photoanswers.co.uk mentioned on expert review site Photo Answers.co.uk “£399 Effective resolution”. One person who reviewed the Samsung GC100 reckoned that it had a good ISO range. Theverge.com mentioned “Good high ISO performance” in their review.

One Samsung GC100 reviewer considered that it was good in low light. Expert review site Chip.com.my wrote in their review of the Samsung GC100 “Low light performance could be better, though.(previously publishe”.

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Good Product Quality

Several Samsung GC100 owners who bought the product wrote that it was good quality. Expert review site Techradar.com wrote “The image quality is also good, way beyond what the average” in their review of this digital camera. Four years ago expert review site Wired.co.uk said in their review of this digital camera “As a good quality camera with user-friendly, well-developed software for connecting, sharing”. Digitalcamerareview.com mentioned five years ago “The quality of image is good as photos taken in” in their Samsung GC100 review.

Good Connectivity

Five people mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung GC100 was wifi compatible. Ephotozine.com gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote on Ephotozine “Has a massive 4.8 inch screen, 1.4Ghz Quad-Core processor, voice control, runs Android 4.1 and has Wi-Fi and 3G/4G connectivity”. Brisbanetimes.com.au wrote in their review of this digital camera “It gives access to the cloud (Dropbox, iCloud, SkyDrive, etc) for secure back-up wherever there is a wi-fi connection or affordable 3G”.

A few people said in their reviews that the Samsung GC100 was good in terms of connectivity. Four years ago expert website Digitalversus.com said in their Samsung GC100 review “The Samsung Galaxy Camera is king of connectivity and offers plenty of potential to evolve”. Expert website Pocket-Lint.com wrote “Android and connectivity is a delight.” in their review of this digital camera and rated it 70 out of 100. Theverge.com said “The camera's connectivity inventive and useful”.

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Robust

Several people who reviewed it concluded that it was well made. Expert review site Pcmag.com said “The company built an excellent Wi-Fi implementation into both point-and-shoots like its WB800F%displayPrice% at %seller%”. Pcmag.com also said “The company built an excellent Wi-Fi implementation into both point-and-shoots like its WB850F%displayPrice% at %seller% and advanced interchangeable lens cameras like the NX1000$328.1”. Five years ago expert review site Smarthouse.com.au mentioned “And for good measure, they have built in a” in their review of the Samsung GC100.

Two customers who purchased it said that it was strong and durable. Expert website Slashgear.com said “Times are tough for point-and-shoot cameras” in their review of the Samsung GC100. Theverge.com said “The Samsung Galaxy Camera's feature set is tough to beat, combining the power of a high-end Android OS 4.1 Jelly Bean device with a giant HD-resolution touch screen” in their review of this digital camera but they only gave it a rating of 3 stars.

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Good Technical Features

A number of Samsung GC100 reviewers who reviewed the Samsung GC100 concluded that it had good features. Expert review site Cnet.com wrote in their review “The Samsung Galaxy Camera definitely delivers the shoot-and-share experience of a smartphone with the features of a compact camera” and gave the product a score of 70 out of 100. Expert website Hothardware.com said in their review of this digital camera “The Galaxy Camera has a lot of cool features and functionality that you won’t find on other cameras, such as the ability to run Android apps, surf the web”. Expert review site Ephotozine.com wrote in their Samsung GC100 review “The Samsung Galaxy Camera has some standout features to justify its price”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Eight people wrote in their reviews that the product had a good screen. Expert website Stuff.tv wrote in their Samsung GC100 review “Great screen, tons of apps”. Pocket-Lint.com mentioned in their review “The rear screen looks ace.” and rated it 4 stars. Theverge.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera five years ago “Vivid 4.8inch display” .

Easy to Use

A few Samsung GC100 owners who purchased this digital camera wrote that it was easy to use. Expert review site Techradar.com mentioned five years ago “The Samsung Galaxy Camera is certainly one of the easiest and most fun to use” in their review. Expert website Gizmodo.com wrote in their review of the Samsung GC100 “The Galaxy camera is a lot of fun to use”. Theverge.com wrote in their review of the Samsung GC100 “Simple to use” but even so they rated it 3 stars.

A few people who purchased the Samsung GC100 agreed that it had a good interface. Theverge.com wrote “Great Android interface” in their review.

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Good Size

A number of customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was compact. Expert review site Photographyblog.com rated the product 4 stars and said in their review “The Samsung Galaxy Camera is a 16 megapixel superzoom compact camera with a 4.8-inch high-definition capacitive touchscreen”. Digitalversus.com said “A WB850F compact” in their Samsung GC100 review. Photoanswers.co.uk said on expert website Photo Answers.co.uk “The Samsung Galaxy compact camera has been designed to be a smarter” in their review.

Nice Design

Some customers who reviewed it concluded that it was good looking. Expert review site Gsmarena.com wrote “It turns out that they are pretty different and w” in their review. Theverge.com said in their Samsung GC100 review “Beautiful touchscreen” however despite that they gave it a rating of 3 stars. Theverge.com also wrote “Gorgeous 4.8in display”.

One Samsung GC100 owner mentioned that it was well designed. Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned “It's also well designed, with the main” and rated it 4 stars. One customer who bought it mentioned that it was a good design. Theverge.com wrote “Attractive design” in their review.

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Reasonably Priced

A few Samsung GC100 owners who reviewed it thought it was good value for money. Cnet.co.uk gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and mentioned on expert review site CNET.co.uk “Very fairly priced”. Theverge.com said five years ago “As connected as cameras get, Android experience takes the operating system to a whole new level, excellent price when considering the SG 3, great for multimedia playback, in-camera video editor” but even so they only gave the product a rating of 3 stars. Techradar.com/au/ wrote in their Samsung GC100 review “Buying Guide Best compact camera 2012 We think Samsung has a hit on its hands with the Samsung Galaxy Camera, which is priced at £399/AU$599/US$499.99”.

A number of Samsung GC100 reviewers who reviewed it agreed that it was a bargain for the price. Gsmarena.com said “The Galaxy Camera is the real deal - it's available”.

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Good Video Capture

A few people said in their reviews that the product was good for video recording. Pcmag.com mentioned in their review of the Samsung GC100 on PC Mag four years ago “The Samsung Galaxy Camera combines the functions of a Android device and a dedicated camera quite well, letting you whisk your photos and videos to the Web instantly.”. Smarthouse.com.au said “It also shoots excellent images and video”. Fonearena.com said “If you want a camera with additional features such as apps, option uploading photos online and watching videos, this is a good choice” in their review of the Samsung GC100.

Good Value for Money

Expert review site Notebookjournal.de highlighted in their review that this Samsung digital camera was great for its price.

Samsung Cameras Have Good Reviews

Compact cameras produced by Samsung have good ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all digital cameras (not just compact cameras) and found that Samsung also has good ratings across its entire range.

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Good Support

A few Samsung GC100 owners who reviewed the product thought it had good technical guidance. Three years ago expert review site Gizmodo.in wrote “I'll help you find the perfect camera to freeze those priceless moments”.

Very Large Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of compact cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the GC100 range from 1" to 4.8", and the average display diagonal is 2.8". When compared to other compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the GC100 that we have assessed, the display diagonal of the Samsung GC100 of 4.8 inches is one of the largest.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung GC100 supports wi-Fi, which is unusual. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec do not support wi-Fi.

There are a number of other cameras which support wi-Fi currently available that you might also want to consider including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price], or the Canon PowerShot G16[plb_1602829_price] which is cheaper.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also support wi-Fi which you might want to consider including the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price].

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Fairly Big Optical Zoom

Compact cameras that have been around for more than two years have optical zooms of between 0.17x and 50x. The Samsung GC100 has a quite big optical zoom (21 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other compact cameras that came out around the same time as the GC100.

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Quite High Megapixel

Across all the digital cameras of this type and age the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 46MP, and the average megapixel is 14MP. The Samsung GC100 has one of the higher megapixels (16.3 megapixels) amongst compact cameras of this age.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung GC100 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age also have an image stabilizer.

There are a number of other cameras with an image stabilizer currently available that you might also want to consider including cheaper digital cameras such as the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price], or the Canon PowerShot G16[plb_1602829_price].

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with an image stabilizer and we think the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the GC100, the Samsung GC100 has a built-in flash.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including cheaper digital cameras such as the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price], or the Canon PowerShot G16[plb_1602829_price].

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash to this digital camera and we think the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price] is also worth considering.

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Very Long Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max)s of compact cameras that are a similar age to the GC100 range from 0.83h to 320h. The battery life (max) of the Samsung GC100 of 280 hours is one of the longest amongst cameras that were launched around the same time as the GC100.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The Samsung GC100 has one of the bigger internal memorys (3,870 megabytes) amongst compact cameras of this age. Across all the compact cameras that came out more than two years ago the internal memorys range from 6.9MB to 8.2GB, and the average internal memory is 300MB.

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Has Seven White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Samsung GC100 is more than most cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the GC100. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fluorescent H", "Fluorescent L" and "Tungsten" are also found on this Samsung camera.

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Quite Large Maximum Memory Card Size

With a maximum memory card size of 64 gigabytes, the Samsung GC100 has one of the larger maximum memory card sizes amongst compact cameras of this age. Across all the cameras of this spec and age the maximum memory card sizes range from 1GB to 130GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 29GB.

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Has Six Photo Effectss

The number of photo effects found on the Samsung GC100 is more than most compact cameras that have been around for more than two years. This camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most commonly found photo effects found on compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the GC100. The photo effectss "Antique", "Fader", "Negative film", "Pastel" and "Solarisation" are also found on this Samsung camera.

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Very Big Battery Capacity

When compared to other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the GC100, the Samsung GC100's battery capacity of 1,650 milliampere * hour is one of the biggest. Across all the compact cameras that are a comparable age to the GC100 the battery capacitys range from 170mAh to 2,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 840mAh.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Samsung GC100 has a quite long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) (483 millimeters) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the GC100. The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras that are a similar age to the GC100 is 250mm, and the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s range from 18mm to 1,000mm.

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2 USB Version

This camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it.

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AVI Video Formats Supported

This digital camera supports a 3GP|AVI|FLV|MKV|MP4|WEBM|WMV video formats supported, which is typical of many digital cameras of a similar type and age to it.

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Fairly Many Total Megapixels

Across all the compact cameras that came out more than two years ago the total megapixelss range from 10MP to 48MP. The Samsung GC100 has one of the more total megapixelss (17 megapixels) amongst cameras of this age.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Samsung GC100 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by compact cameras that were released more than two years ago. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this Samsung digital camera. This digital camera also support video resolutionss of 320 x 240 pixels and 768 x 512 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the GC100.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution amongst comparable types of camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Samsung GC100 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most frequently found maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best video resolution amongst all digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the GC100.

A 320 x 240 pixels maximum video resolution is the worst video resolution amongst similar types of camera.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modess

The Samsung GC100 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most compact cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has an Auto light exposure modes, which is the most frequently found light exposure modes found on cameras of a comparable age and type to the GC100. The light exposure modess "Aperture priority AE", "Manual" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this digital camera.

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Quite Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

With a slowest camera shutter speed of 16 seconds, the Samsung GC100 has a quite long slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type. The slowest camera shutter speeds of compact cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 0.12s to 250s.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum image resolution on compact cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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TFT Display

The Samsung GC100 has a TFT display which is better than most cameras of a similar spec and age to it. Most cameras of this age and type have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight. The display of all compact cameras that have been around for more than two years ranges from LCD (worst) to AMOLED (best).

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Features Three Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Samsung GC100 is more than most cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This camera features a Face detection auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most frequently featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the GC100. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Centre weighted Auto Focus" and "Multi Point Auto Focus" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is typical of many digital cameras of this age and type.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of cameras of a comparable age and spec to the GC100 is 26mm, and the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s range from 5mm to 39mm. At only 23 millimeters, the Samsung GC100 has a very short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as the GC100.

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10 Reasons Against

Poor Battery Life

One Samsung GC100 reviewer said in their reviews that this digital camera did not have a good battery life. Theverge.com wrote “Its battery life is fairly short” in their review but they gave the product a score of 61 out of 100.

£24.74 Price Increase

The price of the GC100 has increased by £24.74 in the last 44 days.

Does Not Support Video Capability

The Samsung GC100 does not support video capability, although keep in mind that most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the GC100 also do not support video capability.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a video capability and we think the Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR[plb_383572_price] or the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price] are also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Most similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the GC100 do not support Full HD video. The Samsung GC100 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD video.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with a Full HD video and we think the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price]; or the Canon PowerShot G16[plb_1602829_price] are also worth considering.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the GC100, the Samsung GC100 is not 3D.

If you want a camera that is 3D then you might want to consider the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price]; or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price], or the Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR[plb_383572_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Samsung GC100 does not have a GPS (satellite), although this is within the context that most of the other compact cameras that have been available for more than two years also do not have a GPS (satellite).

There are a number of other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) that you might also want to look at including the Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR[plb_383572_price] which is also cheaper.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other compact cameras that have been available for more than two years, the Samsung GC100 is not waterproof.

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Heavy

Digital cameras of this age and type have weights of between 20g and 840g, and the average weight is 170g. With a weight of 300 grams, the Samsung GC100 is quite heavy compared to most of the other compact cameras that came out around the same time as the GC100.

If you would consider a camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR[plb_383572_price] (213g and cheaper), the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price] (281g and cheaper), or the Canon PowerShot G16[plb_1602829_price] (314g and cheaper).

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Only Features Five Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Samsung GC100 is more than most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the GC100. The flash modess "Fill-in", "Flash off", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Only Features Three Light Meterings

The Samsung GC100 has a greater number of light metering modes than most comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera features an Spot light metering, which is the most commonly featured light metering featured on comparable spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the GC100. The light meterings "Centre-weighted" and "Evaluative (Multi-pattern)" are also featured on this Samsung camera.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Samsung GC100

Released Over Four Years Ago

Samsung released the GC100 over four years ago.

MOS Sensor Type

The Samsung GC100 has a MOS sensor type which is better than the CCD sensor type found on most cameras that have been available for a similar time to it.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available including the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price] which has better reviews; or the Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR[plb_383572_price], or the Canon PowerShot G16[plb_1602829_price] which is cheaper.

If the sensor type of this camera is too bad for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price] (CCD).

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Total Megapixels
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Manual Focusing Range (wide)
Manual Focusing Range (tele)
Focus Adjustment
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Recharging Time
Flash Range (wide)
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Audio Formats Supported
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Maximum Memory Card Size
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Touchscreen
Display Resolution
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI
USB Version
Headphone Outputs
USB Connector
Camera
White Balance
Photo Effects
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
Data Network
Other Features
Built-In Flash

15 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(246)

Gizmodo.in

18 December 2014

If you have kids, the impulse to document every instant of their waking lives is nearly as powerful as the impulse to feed and shelter them. I'll help you find the perfect camera to freeze those... Read more…

Gadgetride.com

6 February 2014

The Samsung Galaxy Camera has redefined connectivity to the photography industry making it absolutely easy to share your moments with few clicks through a variety of connectivity options. Powered...

11 September 2013

Overall, it seems like an excellent gizmo to own with a decent blend of features and performance. The camera is well thought out with exactly those features that social networking folks want. If...

2 July 2013

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25 June 2013

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User Reviews

(263)
Reviewed 27 January 2013 by Int345

Before buying I read all the reviews online for this camera was a little put of by comments about poor image quality once printed/ viewed on big screen but BEWARE the cameras they use as... Read more…

Reviewed 25 January 2013 by T. Slater
(Verified Purchase)

It's fair to say that if you take the trouble to trawl the internet for reviews on this camera, you'll find a pretty mixed bag of opinions. Most of the negative ones seem to dwell on image quality... Read more…

Reviewed 22 November 2012 by Gashead
(Verified Purchase)

First impression is a quite fantastic device having 3G, WiFi and GPS. I go to loads of gigs and have 3 million hits on YouTube so there is much potential here, particularly with the 21x optical... Read more…

Reviewed 22 November 2012 by Amazon Customer

Not a lot i can add that hasn't been said already....but it is NOT a phone,it can send and receive texts,but can't make calls. overall,i am impressed,yes the battery life is probably crap,but as... Read more…

Reviewed 16 November 2012 by Mikey1983

Well where do i start. having spent nearly 4-5 months of searching for a decent camera so i could take up photography i must of thought of many different types of cameras. DSLRS, TO COMPACT... Read more…

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+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung gc100, samsung gc100b, samsung gc100bl, samsung gc100blu, samsung gc100blue
Barcodes 00819346016497, 08806085310902

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Sony DSC-RX100 vs Samsung GC100

Sony DSC-RX100 vs Samsung GC100
Sony DSC-RX100 Samsung GC100
£ 749.99 £259.74
Vastly Better Digital Versus Review
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Vastly Better Techradar Review
£490 More Expensive
Shorter Maximum Focal Length

Fujifilm X100 vs Samsung GC100

Fujifilm X100 vs Samsung GC100
Fujifilm X100 Samsung GC100
£ 425.00 £259.74
Vastly Better Digital Versus Review
Vastly Better PhotographyBlog.com Review
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Vastly Better "Expert Reviews" Review
£165 More Expensive
Shorter Maximum Focal Length

Nikon Coolpix P510 vs Samsung GC100

Nikon Coolpix P510 vs Samsung GC100
Nikon Coolpix P510 Samsung GC100
£ 293.00 £259.74
Hugely Better Review from Les Numeriques.com
Hugely Better Review from 01net.com
Hugely Better Review from Techmagnifier.com
Hugely Better Review from Digital Versus
£33 More Expensive
Shorter Maximum Battery Life
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