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Samsung ST100
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Samsung ST100 Digital Camera

14.4MP 5x CCD Oct 2010
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
Whether you're taking a self-portrait in your living room or posing with friends on vacation, the new ST100 gets it right every time. Its dynamic Dual Display feature lets you see the shot on the... More
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18 Reasons For

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on five expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Pocket Lint and CNET.co.uk the average expert rating of this Samsung digital camera is 76 out of 100.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

A few customers reckoned that the Samsung ST100 had a good screen. Gadgetspeak.com wrote “Quick and responsive operation and touch screen, high headline resolution at 14.2MP, small, portable”.

Good Size

A few customers who reviewed the 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 Samsung ST100 review. Six years ago Steves-Digicams.com wrote “Share Samsung's most compact dualscreen camera to date”.

Good Brand

Samsung compact cameras have good ratings on average and across all digital cameras Samsung is one of the better rated brands.

Easy to Use

One person wrote that the Samsung ST100 was easy to use. Expert review site Ephotozine.com mentioned six years ago “The dual screen is fun to use” in their Samsung ST100 review. One Samsung ST100 reviewer said in their reviews that the Samsung ST100 was easy to use the menus.

Nice Design

One Samsung ST100 owner wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was good looking. Ephotozine.com mentioned on Ephotozine “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.” in their Samsung ST100 review.

Good Quality Lens

One person who purchased the Samsung ST100 said that it had a good zoom. Gadgetspeak.com wrote “User friendly, dual screens occasionally useful, internally folded optical zoom offers 35 175mm” in their review of the Samsung ST100 and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100.

Quite Big Normal Focusing Range (wide)

The normal focusing range (wide)s of cameras of a similar spec and age to the ST100 range from 0.01m to 0.8m. The Samsung ST100 has one of the bigger normal focusing range (wide)s (0.8 meters) amongst compact cameras of this age.

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CCD Sensor Type

This camera has a CCD sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on cameras of this age and spec. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.

Alternative cameras that have a CCD sensor currently available which you might want to look at include the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price] which has better reviews.

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Quite Large Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of digital cameras of this spec and age range from 1" to 4.8", and the average display diagonal is 2.8". When compared to other compact cameras that were released around the same time as the ST100, the Samsung ST100's display diagonal of 3.5 inches is one of the largest.

Digital cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (4.8") which is also higher rated.

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Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

Unlike most of the other digital cameras that have been available for more than two years which do not support video capability, the Samsung ST100 supports video capability.

We compared all the other cameras which support video capability to this camera and we think a cheaper camera such as the Sony DSC-WX10B[plb_595125_price] or you might consider a higher scoring camera such as the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price], and the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price] are also worth considering.

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

The Samsung ST100 has one of the bigger digital zooms (5 times zoom factor) amongst compact cameras of this age. The smallest digital zoom of cameras of this age and type is 1x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

If this compact camera digital camera digital zoom is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Sony DSC-HX400V[plb_2297093_price] (810x) which is also higher rated.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

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

Other cameras with an image stabilizer currently available which you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price], or the Sony DSC-HX400V[plb_2297093_price].

It is worth considering alternative digital cameras which also have an image stabilizer including the Samsung 200F[plb_2071998_price].

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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 digital cameras of this age and type also have a built-in flash.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price], or the Sony DSC-HX400V[plb_2297093_price] which has better reviews.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash to this camera and we think the Samsung 200F[plb_2071998_price] is also worth considering.

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Quite High Display Resolution (numeric)

The lowest display resolution (numeric) of digital cameras of this age and spec is 1 pixels and the highest is 16,000,000 pixels. With a display resolution (numeric) of 1,152,000 pixel, the Samsung ST100 has one of the highest display resolution (numeric)s amongst cameras of this age.

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Has Six White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Samsung ST100 is more than most cameras of this spec and age. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on cameras of this age and type. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fluorescent" and "Tungsten" are also found on this Samsung camera.

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Quite Short Flash Recharging Time

The average flash recharging time of digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the ST100 is 6.2s, and the flash recharging times range from 0.0005s to 15s. The Samsung ST100 has a fairly short flash recharging time (only 4 seconds) compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the ST100.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

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

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10 Reasons Against

Quite Small Normal Focusing Range (tele)

At only 0.8 meters, the Samsung ST100 has a fairly small normal focusing range (tele) compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the ST100. The average normal focusing range (tele) of digital cameras of this type and age is 1.2m.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most of the other digital cameras that were released around the same time as the ST100, the Samsung ST100 does not support Full HD video.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also support Full HD video to this digital camera and we think the Nikon Coolpix P510[plb_2071647_price], the Sony DSC-HX400V[plb_2297093_price], or the Canon PowerShot G16[plb_1602829_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most digital cameras that were released more than two years ago do not support wi-Fi. The Samsung ST100 is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also support wi-Fi to this camera and we think the Sony DSC-HX400V[plb_2297093_price], or the Nikon Coolpix S9700[plb_2173237_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

The Samsung ST100 is not 3D. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the ST100 are also not 3D.

Digital cameras which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Coolpix P510[pl_2071647_price], or the 9300[pl_408824_price] both from Nikon or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Samsung ST100 does not have a GPS (satellite), although this is within the context that most of the other cameras of this age and spec also do not have a GPS (satellite).

It is worth considering alternative cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Coolpix P510[pl_2071647_price], or the Coolpix S9700[pl_2173237_price] both from Nikon or the Sony DSC-HX400V[plb_2297093_price] which is also higher rated.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other compact cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the ST100, the Samsung ST100 is not waterproof.

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Only Features Five Flash Modess

The Samsung ST100 has a greater number of flash modes than most digital cameras of this age and spec. This Samsung camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on cameras of this age and type. The flash modess "Fill-in", "Flash off", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

With a maximum memory card size of only 8 gigabytes, the Samsung ST100 has one of the smaller maximum memory card sizes amongst similar spec cameras of this age. Compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the ST100 have maximum memory card sizes of between 1GB and 130GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 29GB.

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Only Features Two Light Meterings

The Samsung ST100 has a greater number of light metering modes than most compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This Samsung digital camera features an Spot light metering, which is the most commonly featured light metering featured on cameras that are a comparable age to the ST100. The light metering "Centre-weighted" is also featured on this digital camera.

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Quite Big Minimum RAM

At 512 megabytes, the Samsung ST100 has a fairly big minimum RAM compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the ST100. The average minimum RAM of comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 380MB, and the minimum RAMs range from 64MB to 1.1GB.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Samsung ST100

Released Over Six Years Ago

It was over six years ago when this digital camera was released.

Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Samsung ST100 has a relatively typical optical zoom compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

If this camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the Canon SX280 HS[plb_2126239_price] (20x), or the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (21x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Megapixel

The Samsung ST100 has a pretty average megapixel (14.4 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to the ST100.

If you are looking for a higher megapixel then you might want to consider the Coolpix S9700[pl_2173237_price] (16MP), or the Coolpix P510[pl_2071647_price] (16.1MP) both from Nikon or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price] (16MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 135 grams, the Samsung ST100 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

If you are not worried about having a heavier weight then you might also want to look at the Sony DSC-WX10B[plb_595125_price] (109g) which is also cheaper.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide)
Focus Adjustment
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele)
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
Light Metering
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Recharging Time
Flash Range (wide)
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Maximum Memory Card Size
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
DC-In Jack
Camera
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Album Organization
Custom Colour
Image Editing
Camera Playback
Saturation Adjustment
Contrast Adjustment
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Power Requirements
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
System Requirements
Minimum Processor
Minimum RAM
Minimum Hard Disk Space
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Date Imprinting
Interface
Compatible Operating Systems
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Aperture Range (F-F)
Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum System Requirements
Power Supply Type
Digital SLR

Expert Reviews

(7)
28 February 2011

The Samsung ST100 Digital Camera is small enough to fit into almost any pocket but it also has one of the largest TFT screens around. It is totally touchscreen in operation so those who have been... Read more…

Quick and responsive operation and touch screen, high headline resolution at 14.2MP, small, portable and user friendly, dual screens occasionally useful, internally folded optical zoom offers 35 175mm
Intuitive operation
Dual LCD screens
Internally stacked 5x optical zoom
Lack of grip results in camera shake, priced at a premium for its class, image quality variable
Lack of a handgrip results in camera shake and blurred shots
You pay a premium for the dual screens
29 November 2010

An undemanding camera for undemanding users who will be seduced by the fact that the ST100 offers a screen at the front as well as the back; while that undeniably has its occasional uses be...

24 November 2010

An internet search at the time of writing found the Samsung ST100 still selling for an average £295 online which feels high for a snapshot camera, considering just £50 more could snag you an...

18 November 2010

The Samsung ST100's dual screens have their uses but you'll have to pay extra to get them, and, discounting those, it's a fairly standard point-and-shoot camera. It's fun but it should be cheaper...

10 November 2010

The ST100 is a camera to have fun with, the dual screen is fun to use, the Shoot when Smile mode is fun and the Smart Auto mode means that the casual user doesn't have to think about settings to...

Preview Samsung ST600 and ST100The Samsung ST600 and ST100 ? two latest models to join the Samsung 2View line-up. These models look like regular cameras, with sleek shiny bodywork all over. But... Read more…

21 July 2010

Share Samsung's most compact dualscreen camera to date, the ST100 is quite different from past models in this line. While sharing almost identical specs to the new ST600, the ST100 uses an... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ecst100, samsung black142, samsung ecst100z, samsung black142m, samsung ecst100zb, samsung black142mp, samsung ecst100zbp, samsung ecst100zbpb, samsung ecst100zbpp, samsung ecst100zbppg, samsung ecst100zbpbg, samsung ecst100zbppgb, samsung ecst100zbpbgb
Barcodes 08806071014043, 08806071014050, 08806071014067, 08806071086057

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