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Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F

CNET.co.uk Editor's Choice Digitaltrends.com Recommended Product Ephotozine Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
A multi award winning compact camera with average features
Compact 14.2MP 18x Yes Mar 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F Review

With very good reviews but mediocre features, we have ranked the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F number 865 across all digital cameras.
76
292 Reviews + 4 Awards
47
Average Features
22
5 Years Old
Overall Score
39
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

It has very good user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 76%, based on 292 reviews. This digital camera has received four awards including a "Recommended" award from Digitaltrends.com plus one other site and a "Gold" award from Buy-N-Shoot.com. Canon cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However this Samsung digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2017.
Customers report superior product quality, it is easy to use and technical features.
The SAMSUNG WB150F has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has an image stabilizer
Has a built-in flash
Very low ISO sensitivity (max)
Very small internal memory

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How Big is the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F?

The Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F is 106.5mm wide and 59.9mm tall. It is 32.2mm deep and weighs 188.2g.

Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F front dimensions

Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F size in context

Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Four Industry Awards

This Samsung digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by both websites Digitaltrends.com and PhotographyBlog.com, both of which decided that this camera was very good.

This Samsung camera was given a "Gold" award by review site Buy-N-Shoot.com who thought that this camera was fantastic.

This Samsung digital camera received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com.

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on 42 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews and Techradar this Samsung camera has an average expert rating of 68%.

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Owner Reviews Are Good

Based on 250 owner reviews this camera has an average owner rating of 86 out of 100. 157 reviewers (84% of all reviewers) gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report Great Product Quality

25 owners who reviewed the product considered that it was good quality.

Users Report it is Easy to Use

40 people who reviewed it considered that it was easy to use, five people who reviewed it agreed that it was easy to use the menus and three people who reviewed it considered that it was easy to setup.

Users Report Great Technical Features

10 people who purchased the product reckoned that it had good features.

Users Report Good Lens Quality

35 owners thought this digital camera had a good zoom and four owners who purchased it agreed that it had a good autofocus.

Customers Report Good Video Capture

Eight people who reviewed the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F concluded that it was good for video recording.

Customers Report it is a Good Size

19 customers reckoned that the product was compact and two owners said in their reviews that it was lightweight.

Samsung Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 6,711 expert and owner reviews (including 1,798 verified purchases), Samsung has very good reviews for its digital cameras. Samsung also has very good reviews specifically for its digital cameras compared to other brands. 92% of those that bought a Samsung camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Helpful Technical Guidance

Two people who bought this digital camera concluded that it had good technical guidance.

  • Instructions simple and clear, like all the different settings The battery chargers very quickly…
    Midwife (Amazon.co.uk) - September 2013
  • This camera is easy of use, clear instruction and fantastic clear photo's at full zoom…

Customers Report Superior Battery Life

Six owners who purchased this digital camera agreed that it had a good battery life.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

34 customers who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it was good value for money.

Customers Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Five customers said in their reviews that the product had a good screen.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

56 people who bought it concluded that it was able to produce good images, two people said in their reviews that it was able to produce clear pictures but however 12 owners mentioned that the product did not take good photos.. 11 people who bought it said that it was not able to produce good images.

Customers Report Nice Design

10 customers agreed that the product was good looking.

Customers Report a Good Flash

Two people thought it had a good flash.

Users Report it is Robust

Five owners who reviewed the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F considered that it was well made.


Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F of 14.2MP is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The SAMSUNG WB150F's optical zoom of 18x is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F's minimum aperture number of 3.2 is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of cameras.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

The ISO sensitivity (max) of the SAMSUNG WB150F of only 3,200 is quite low compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 21% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average ISO sensitivity (max) of all digital cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000.

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Average Weight

The Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F's weight of 188g is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lightest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F has a built-in flash, as do 66% of digital cameras.

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Features Face Detection

The Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F features face detection, unlike 89% of cameras which do not feature face detection.

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4320 X 3240 Pixels Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the SAMSUNG WB150F is 4320 x 3240 pixels. That's 12% lower still image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by digital cameras. In addition, this camera supports still image resolutions of 4320 x 2880 pixels, 4320 x 2432 pixels, 3648 x 2736 pixels plus 5 more values. Digital cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 pixels (worst) to 6016 x 4016 pixels (best).

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Very Small Internal Memory

Digital cameras have internal memory of between 1MB and 32GB, and the average internal memory is 390MB. The internal memory of the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F of only 18MB is quite small compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 22% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F of 5x is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Date Imprinting

The SAMSUNG WB150F features date imprinting, unlike 93% of digital cameras which do not feature date imprinting.

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Quite High Playback Zoom (max)

The playback zoom (max) of the SAMSUNG WB150F of 14.4x is fairly high compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 14% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest playback zoom (max) of digital cameras is 1x, the highest is 30x, and the average playback zoom (max) is 10x.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other digital cameras, the SAMSUNG WB150F does not feature bluetooth. 96% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F does not have a GPS (satellite). 90% of digital cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Features Album Organization

The Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F features album organization, unlike 96% of digital cameras which do not feature album organization.

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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all digital cameras is 2.9", with the smallest being 0.5" and the largest being 9". The SAMSUNG WB150F's display diagonal of 3" is fairly large compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 10% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The SAMSUNG WB150F's image sensor size of 0.435" is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The SAMSUNG WB150F supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of digital cameras do not support video capability.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The SAMSUNG WB150F supports Wi-Fi. 72% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Samsung digital camera has been on the market since March 2012.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ecwb150fbpbus, samsung ecwb150fbpw, samsung wb150f
Barcodes 00044701016397, 00044701016410, 00770332310152, 08806071828527, 08806071828534, 08806071838007, 08806071838014, 08806071847375, 08806071906539, 08806071912332, 08806071992693, 08806071998671, 08806085082830, 08806085170650

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