Samsung WB700 Review

August 16, 2011 | Matt Grayson |



Usage note
(1) Flash EVC : ±5EV (1/2 steps)

Image sensor Type 1/2.33″ (approx 7.76mm) CCD
Effective Pixel Approx. 14.2 Mega-pixel
Total Pixel Approx. 16.4 Mega-pixel
Lens Focal Length Schneider-KREUZNACH f = 4.06 ~ 73.08mm (35mm film equivalent : 24 ~ 432mm)
F No. F3.2 (W) ~ F5.8 (T)
Digital Zoom Still Image mode: - Smart Zoom : 1x ~ 1.33x after optical Zoom - Digital Zoom: 1x ~ 4x : Optical Zoom (18x)
Super resolution (1.33x)
Digital Zoom (4x) Play mode : 1x ~ 12.5x (depends on image size)
Focusing Type TTL Auto Focus (centre AF, Multi AF, Selection AF, Manual Focus, Face Tracking AF, Object Tracking AF)
Range Normal : 50cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 2m ~ Infinity (Tele) Macro : 3cm ~ 50cm (Wide), 1.5m ~ 2m (Tele) Auto Macro : 3cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 1.5m ~ Infinity (Tele) Manual : 3cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 1.5m ~ Infinity (Tele)
Exposure Compensation ±2EV (1/3EV steps)
Control Program AE, Shutter AE, Aperture Priority AE or Manual Exposure
ISO Equivalent Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
Metering Multi, Spot, centre Weighted, Face Detection AE
Flash Modes Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash Off, Red-eye fix
Recharging Time Approx. 4 sec.
Range Wide : 0.3m ~ 5m, Tele : 0.5m ~ 3m (ISO AUTO) (1)
Storage Media External memory: SD Card (up to 4GB guaranteed) SDHC (up to 8GB guaranteed)
File format Still Image : JPEG, DCF, EXIF 2.21, DPOF 1.1, PictBridge 1.0Movie Clip : Container : MP4, Video : H.264, Audio : AAC
Image Size 14M : 4320 x 3240
12M P : 4320 x 2880,
10M : 3648 x 2736,
10M W : 4320 x 2432,
5M: 2592 x 1944 pixels,
3M: 1984 x 1488,
2MW: 1920 x 1080 pixels,
1M: 1024 x 768 pixels
Interface Audio Microphone : StereoInternal Speaker : Mono
Digital Output Connector USB 2.0
Video Output AV : NTSC, PAL (user selectable) HDMI 1.3 (CEC) : NTSC, PAL (user selectable) (Built-in HDMI Type D)
DC Power Input 4.4V
Physical Specification Dimensions (WxHxD) 105 x 58.9 x 24.9mm
Weight 203g
Operating Temperature 0 ~ 40 °C
Operating Humidity 5 ~ 85%
Display Type TFT LCD
Recording 3" (7.62cm), QVGA
Movie Clip Recording With Audio or Sound Alive (Zoom Noise Reduction) (Max Recording time : 20min) Movie Size : 1280 x 720 (30 / 15fps) High Quality, 1280 x 720 (30 / 15fps) Standard Quality, 640 x 480 (30 / 15fps), 320 x 240 (30 / 15 fps) Smart Movie : Landscape, BlueSky, NaturalGreen, SunsetSmart Filter: Normal, Miniature, Vignetting, Half Tone Dot, Sketch, Fish-eye, Defog, Classic, Retro, Negative, (Custom RGB)
Effect Pause during recording, Time Trimming
Edit Still Image Capture, Time Trimming
Still Image Shooting Mode Dial : Smart Auto, programme, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual, Scene, Movie, Dual IS *Scene: Beauty Shot, Night, Landscape, Text, Sunset, Dawn, Backlight, Beach & Snow *Smart Auto : Portrait, Night Portrait, Backlight Portrait, Macro Portrait, Night, Backlight, Landscape, White, NaturalGreen, BlueSky, Sunset, Macro, Macro Text (with Smart Guide), Macro colour, Tripod, Action *Drive : Single, Continuous, AEB, Motion Capture *Self-timer : Off, 2 sec., 10 sec.
Effect Image Adjust : Sharpness, Contrast, Brightness, Saturation, ACBSmart Filter: Normal, Miniature, Vignetting, Soft-Focus, Old Film 1, Old Film 2, Half Tone Dot, Sketch, Fish-eye, Defog, Classic, Retro, Negative, (Custom RGB)
Edit Image Edit : Resize, Rotate, TrimmingSmart Filter: Normal, Miniature, Vignetting, Soft-Focus, Old Film 1, Old Film 2, Half Tone Dot, Sketch, Fish-eye, Defog, Classic, Retro, Negative,Custom RGBImage Adjust : Face Retouch (Level 1,2,3), Red eye fix, Snow, Mosaic, Highlight, Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Red Eye Fix, ACB, Add Noise
Special Feature   ? Full Manual Mode (A/S/M Support)
? Movie Recording button
? Built in HDMI Type D with Anynet+ (CEC) + 20Pin Connector
? Flash Manual Adjustment(Timing, Light Quantity)
? Smart Auto (Still / Movie)
? Smart Filter 2.0
? Perfect Portrait System
? Built-in S/W (intellistudio) - supporting F/W Update
System Requirement in general For Windows PC with processor better than Pentium III 500MHz (Pentium III 800MHz recommended)
Windows 2000 / XP / Vista
250 MB of available hard-disk space (Over 1GB recommend)
Minimum 256MB RAM (Over 512MB recommended)
USB port CD-ROM drive 1024 x 768 pixels, 16-bit colour display compatible monitor (24-bit colour display recommended)
Microsoft DirectX 9.0 or later
For Macintosh Power Mac G3 or later
Mac OS 10.3 or higher
Minimum 256MB RAM
110MB of available hard-disk space
USB port
CD-ROM drive