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Samsung WB50F Digital Camera

16.2MP 12x CCD Jan 2014
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
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Samsung WB50F Smart Camera Digital: Specs, Pics, reviews 2014
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Samsung WB50F Camera Review - 16.2MP - WiFi & NFC - 12x optical Zoom - 3.0 LCD
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27 Reasons For

Good Owner Reviews

This camera has an average owner rating of 84% based on 26 owner reviews.

Easy to Use

Some Samsung WB50F reviewers who reviewed it wrote that it was easy to use. Three years ago Joan Langston mentioned in his review of the Samsung WB50F on Amazon “Easy to use and produces good clear photoes”. Peter Barber mentioned “Is extremely easy to use”.

Nice Design

Several Samsung WB50F owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was neat. Peter Barber mentioned in his Samsung WB50F review two years ago “Fits neatly into a pocket or handbag” and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

One Samsung WB50F reviewer who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good looking. Mr. P. Harvey said on Amazon “When I received the camera, which was to be a gift, I ran through some basic tests to check it out and it performed beautifully” in their review of the Samsung WB50F and gave it a score of 5 stars.

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Reasonably Priced

Several customers who purchased the product concluded that it was good value for money. Mr. P. Harvey mentioned two years ago “The new owner absolutely adores itSince purchasing this camera its price has risen sharply, no doubt because it represents fantastic value for money” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Ringaudas Kirstukas said in their review of this digital camera “Save money for sony rx100” . Stephen Kirkup said “Great little camera easy to use and fantastic price”.

Good Technical Features

Several Samsung WB50F reviewers who reviewed the product thought it had good features. Irving Scott said “Excellent Camera, Excellent results, Superb features, This is my 3rd Version ans the first by Samsung of these brilliant little diamonds”. Mr. P. Harvey wrote on Amazon two years ago “When making my selection I focussed upon those features the vast majority of purchasers would look for, i.e” in their review of this digital camera and gave the product an excellent review.

Good Quality Pictures

A number of customers who bought it concluded that it was able to produce good images. Irving Scott wrote on Amazon “Fully featured and delivers great Pics” and rated it as excellent.

Good Brand

On average Samsung compact cameras have good ratings compared to other brands as do all cameras built by Samsung.

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Good Product Quality

One Samsung WB50F owner who reviewed it thought it was good quality. Abart gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote “Fantastic quality pictures” in their review of the Samsung WB50F.

Good Connectivity

One Samsung WB50F reviewer said in their reviews that the product was wifi compatible. Mr Richard Donohoe mentioned “I can transfer from camera to iPad when both connected to Wifi, very easily” in his Samsung WB50F review.

CCD Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CCD sensor type, which is the most commonly 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.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung WB50F supports wi-Fi. Most of the other compact cameras that are a comparable age to the WB50F do not support wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras which support wi-Fi currently available including the Sony DSC-WX80[plb_1621797_price] which has better reviews.

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Quite High Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16.2 megapixels, the Samsung WB50F has a quite high megapixel compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a comparable age to the WB50F. The average megapixel of similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago is 14MP, and the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 46MP.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 16.2MP digital cameras currently available including the Samsung ST72[plb_1609451_price], or the Sony DSC-WX10B[plb_595125_price] which has better reviews.

If this Samsung camera megapixel is not high enough for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (16.3MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung WB50F has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to the WB50F also have an image stabilizer.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras with an image stabilizer currently available including because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price], or the Canon PowerShot SX220 HS[plb_1206_price].

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Fairly Big Optical Zoom

The Samsung WB50F has one of the bigger optical zooms (12 times zoom factor) amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age. The smallest optical zoom of similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the WB50F is 0.17x and the biggest is 63x.

We compared this camera to all the other 12x optical zoom cameras and we think the IXUS 510 HS[pl_408144_price], and the IXUS 265 HS[pl_2110773_price] both from Canon which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this compact camera camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (21x) which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Samsung WB50F has a built-in flash, as do most of the other compact cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the WB50F.

Other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Casio EX-ZR700[plb_1722253_price].

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Features Five Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Samsung WB50F is more than most compact cameras that are a similar age to it. This Samsung digital 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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Quite Large Maximum Memory Card Size

The average maximum memory card size of digital cameras of this age and spec is 29GB. At 64 gigabytes, the Samsung WB50F has a fairly large maximum memory card size compared to most of the other compact cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Has Seven White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Samsung WB50F is more than most compact cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. This Samsung digital camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on compact cameras that have been available for more than two years. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fluorescent H", "Fluorescent L" and "Tungsten" are also found on this camera.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Samsung WB50F has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most cameras that are a similar age to it. Most similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Samsung camera have still image resolution(s)s of 4608 x 3072, 4608 x 2592, 3648 x 2736, 2592 x 1944, 1984 x 1488 and 1920 x 1080 and 1024 x 768. Across all digital cameras of a similar age and type to the WB50F the worst still image resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 5152 x 3864.

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many cameras of this spec and age.

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Has Two Image Editings

The number of image editing modes found on the Samsung WB50F is more than most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it. The most commonly found image editing is Resizing, but this image editing is not found on this camera. The image editings Rotating and Trimming are also found on this Samsung camera.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Samsung WB50F is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most common video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this Samsung digital camera). In addition, this camera supports a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080). The video resolution of all digital cameras of this spec and age ranges from 320 x 240 pixels to 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum image resolution on cameras of this type and age.

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Supports Two Camera File Systems

The Samsung WB50F has a greater number of camera file systems than most cameras that have been around for more than two years. This camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the WB50F. The camera file system "DCF" is also supported by this Samsung camera.

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Features Five Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The Samsung WB50F has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most compact cameras that are a comparable age to it. This digital camera features a Face detection auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most commonly featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the WB50F. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Centre weighted Auto Focus", "Continuous Auto Focus", "Multi Point Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this camera.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

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

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

With a minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 24 millimeters, the Samsung WB50F has a fairly short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras that were launched around the same time as the WB50F. The shortest minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of cameras of this type and age is 5mm and the longest is 39mm.

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8 Reasons Against

Quite Small Digital Zoom

The digital zooms of digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the WB50F range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 10x. With a digital zoom of only 2 times zoom factor, the Samsung WB50F has a quite small digital zoom compared to most of the other compact cameras that came out around the same time as the WB50F.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 2x digital zoom digital cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Coolpix P330[pl_1724102_price], or the Coolpix P510[pl_2071647_price] both from Nikon or the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price].

Digital cameras with a bigger digital zoom that might be worth considering include the Nikon Coolpix S5300[plb_2272796_price] (4x), the Fujifilm X-Q1[plb_2452648_price] (4x), or the Canon SX710 HS[plb_3538695_price] (4x) which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The Samsung WB50F does not support video capability. Most of the other digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the WB50F also do not support video capability.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also support video capability to this digital camera and we think the Samsung SAMSUNG EX2F[plb_1609335_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Most similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as the WB50F do not support Full HD video. The Samsung WB50F is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD video.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras with a Full HD video and we think the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price] is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

Most digital cameras of a similar type and age to the WB50F are not 3D. The Samsung WB50F is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most similar spec digital cameras that have been around for more than two years do not have a GPS (satellite). The Samsung WB50F is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a GPS (satellite) and we think the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price], or the Canon IXUS 140[plb_1561326_price] is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

The Samsung WB50F is not waterproof, although keep in mind that most of the other compact cameras that have been on the market for more than two years are also not waterproof.

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Only Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The Samsung WB50F has a greater number of audio formats than most compact cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is WAV, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this camera. The audio formats supporteds AAC are also supported by this Samsung camera.

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Only Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the Samsung WB50F is more than most compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This Samsung digital camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by cameras of a similar spec and age to the WB50F. The image formats supported "GIF" is also supported by this camera.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung WB50F

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Samsung WB50F has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a comparable age to the WB50F.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 3" screen digital cameras currently available including the Casio EX-ZR300[plb_1713952_price] which has better reviews.

Cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (4.8") which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 167 grams, the Samsung WB50F has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Combined Zoom
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)
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)
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Maximum Memory Card Size
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
DC-In Jack
HDMI
USB Version
Camera
White Balance
Self-Timer Delay
Image Editing
Camera File System
Camera Playback
Saturation Adjustment
Contrast Adjustment
Brightness Adjustment
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source Type
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Voltage
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
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Batteries Included
Quick Start Guide
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Built-In Speaker(s)

User Reviews

(16)
Reviewed 15 July 2015 by Matt
Matt would recommend the Samsung WB50F (Verified Purchase)

Product is used for business purposes to identify parts and tags. This camera was very simple its use is intuitive. I have never needed to look at the manual to figure out how to use a... Read more…

Reviewed 10 August 2015 by Motojoc
Motojoc would recommend the Samsung WB50F (Verified Purchase)

Got this for my wife so she could point ant shoot. It works wonderfully. She took it to Boston, Plymouth and New York and had no problem taking great photos. Downloading the photos to her iPad was... Read more…

Reviewed 14 July 2015 by PTGirl
PTGirl would recommend the Samsung WB50F (Verified Purchase)

I quickly needed a small point-and-shoot camera after my Samsung S100 suddenly died on me. I use a large Panasonic Z1000 otherwise but needed something that I have with me at all times. B&H... Read more…

Reviewed 8 July 2015 by MR RICHARD DONOHOE
(Verified Purchase)

Fantastic camera, some subtle pluses such as pointing the flash up to avoid red eye and email facility straight from phone. I can transfer from camera to iPad when both connected to Wifi, very... Read more…

Reviewed 23 June 2015 by Lighting
Lighting would recommend the Samsung WB50F (Verified Purchase)

I use this camera at work so simple shots are taken and so quick to upload to my computer to send my emails to vendors and customers...

(Verified Purchase)

The purchase of this camera revealed some surprising features which I had not realised when I placed my order. When making my selection I focussed upon those features the vast majority of... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

This is a brilliant camera. Fits neatly into a pocket or handbag and is extremely easy to use.

Reviewed 31 December 2014 by Stephen Kirkup
(Verified Purchase)

Great little camera easy to use and fantastic price.

Reviewed 20 December 2014 by Ringaudas Kirstukas
(Verified Purchase)

This camera has focusing issues when filming and taking pictures. Not worth the money. Save money for sony rx100. Also the seller is playing with me as they do not want to accept the return.

Reviewed 11 November 2014 by ABart
(Verified Purchase)

Fantastic quality pictures.

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Product Identifiers

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