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Samsung ST100 Digital Camera

Compact Camera 14.4MP 5x Oct 2010
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Average expert reviews
Good screen / viewfinder
Good size
7 Reviews

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Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

Five experts from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Pocket Lint and CNET.co.uk have rated this medium megapixel camera on average 76%.

Samsung Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

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


Design

Easy to Use

One Samsung SAMSUNG ST100 owner who bought the Samsung SAMSUNG ST100 concluded that it was easy to use. Expert review site Ephotozine.com said in their review “The dual screen is fun to use”. One person who bought the product mentioned that it was easy to use the menus.

Nice Design

One person who reviewed the product considered that it was good looking. Expert review site Ephotozine.com said “The sleek and stylish ST100 is the latest 2View camera from Samsung, these being cameras that have the usual large 3.5 inch screen on the rear.” and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100.


Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several people who purchased this digital camera thought it had a good screen. Gadgetspeak.com gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars and said six years ago “Quick and responsive operation and touch screen, high headline resolution at 14.2MP, small, portable”.

Good Quality Lens

One Samsung SAMSUNG ST100 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it had a good zoom. Gadgetspeak.com said in their review of the Samsung SAMSUNG ST100 six years ago “User friendly, dual screens occasionally useful, internally folded optical zoom offers 35 175mm” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

A few Samsung SAMSUNG ST100 owners who reviewed the Samsung SAMSUNG ST100 concluded that it was compact. Expert review site Cnet.co.uk said “The 14.2-megapixel ST100 is the latest entry in Samsung's range of dual-screen compact cameras” in their review and rated the Samsung SAMSUNG ST100 80 out of 100. Steves-Digicams.com mentioned in their review “Share Samsung's most compact dualscreen camera to date” .

Average Weight

The Samsung ST100 has a fairly typical weight (135 grams) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

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Other

Released Over Six Years Ago

Samsung released the ST100 in April 2017.


Lens System

Fairly Big Digital Zoom

The Samsung ST100 has a quite big digital zoom (5 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras of this type and age. The average digital zoom of digital cameras of this type and age is 6.6x.

Alternative 5x digital zoom cameras currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Samsung SAMSUNG ST96.

If this Samsung camera digital zoom is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the A1455 (5.7x), or the J1455 (5.7x) both from GE or the Kodak Pixpro FZ41 (6x) which also has a higher rating.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

At only 5 times zoom factor, the Samsung ST100 has a fairly small optical zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type. The average optical zoom of cameras that came out around the same time as this camera is 14x.

If you would prefer a bigger optical zoom then you might want to look at the Nikon D5100 + AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR (£239.99) (5.8x) which is also higher rated.

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Display

Quite Large Display Diagonal

At 3.5 inches, the Samsung ST100 has a very large display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras that are a comparable age to this camera. Cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this digital camera have display diagonals of between 2" and 4.8", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3.5" screen digital cameras currently available including the L31, or the Coolpix S80 both from Nikon or the Fujifilm FinePix Z1000EXR which has better reviews.

If this Samsung camera display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to look at the Camera (£22.90) (4.8" and higher rated), or the Galaxy Camera EK-GC110 (4.8" and higher rated) both from Samsung or the Leica T (£359) (3.7" and higher rated).

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Has a Touchscreen

The Samsung ST100 has a touchscreen. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camera do not have a touchscreen.

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Very High Display Resolution (numeric)

When compared to other cameras of this type and age, the Samsung ST100's display resolution (numeric) of 1,152,000 pixel is one of the highest. The average display resolution (numeric) of cameras of this type and age is 430,000 pixels, and the display resolutions (numeric) range from 230 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung ST100 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age also have an image stabilizer.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative cameras with an image stabilizer currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon L120, or the Panasonic DMC-TZ30EF-W.

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Only 4320 X 3240 Pixels Image Resolution

The Samsung ST100 has a higher image resolution than most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This digital camera has a 4320 x 3240 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most medium megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as it have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution. The best image resolution of all medium megapixel digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this digital camera is 4928 x 3264 pixels and the worst is 4288 x 3216 pixels.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Samsung ST100 supports video capability. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also support video capability.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras which support video capability and we think the Sony SLT-A35Y + DT 18-55mm + DT 55-200mm, and the Nikon Coolpix S8200 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Samsung ST100 has a built-in flash. Most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that came out around the same time as this camera also have a built-in flash.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including the Sony SLT-A35Y + DT 18-55mm + DT 55-200mm, or the Olympus E-PL5 + M.ZUIKO ED 14‑42mm which has better reviews.

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Features Date Imprinting

The Samsung ST100 features date imprinting, as do most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Samsung ST100 has an HDMI port. Most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this camera also have an HDMI port.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Samsung ST100 has a USB 2.0 port, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Camera

Features Saturation Adjustment

The Samsung ST100 features saturation adjustment, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera.

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Has a Custom Colour

The Samsung ST100 has a custom colour. Most of the other cameras of this age and spec also have a custom colour.

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Features Album Organization

The Samsung ST100 features album organization. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera also feature album organization.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Samsung ST100 features contrast adjustment, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The Samsung ST100 supports PictBridge. Most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera also support PictBridge.

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Audio

Features Voice Recording

The Samsung ST100 features voice recording, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Samsung ST100 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camera.

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Memory

Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

At only 8 gigabytes, the Samsung ST100 has a quite small maximum memory card size compared to most of the other digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera. The smallest maximum memory card size of cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera is 4GB and the largest is 130GB.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ecst100zbppgb, samsung ecst100zbpbgb, samsung black142mp
Barcodes 08806071014043, 08806071014050, 08806071014067, 08806071086057

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