Samsung WB800F Review

4.0
July 26, 2013 | Mark Goldstein |

Specifications

Image Sensor

Sensor Type 1/2.3″ (Approx. 7.76mm) BSI CMOS
Effective Pixel Approx. 16.3 Mega pixels
Total Pixel Approx. 17 Mega pixels

Lens

Focal Length Samsung LENS 21x Zoom Lens f = 4.1 ~ 86.1mm (35mm film equivalent: 23 ~ 483mm)
F No. 2.8 (W) ~ 5.9 (T)
Optical Zoom 21x Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom Still Image mode: 1x ~ 5x Play mode: 1x ~ 9.4x (depends on image size)* Intelli-zoom: 2x

Image Stabilisation

Mode Optical Image Stabilisation

Display

Type TFT LCD (C-Type Touch)
Size 75mm (3"), 460K dots

Focusing

Type TTL Auto Focus (Centre AF, Multi AF, Tracking AF, Face Detection AF, Touch AF), Manual Focus
Range Normal: 80cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 350cm ~ Infinity (Tele) Macro: 5cm ~ 80cm (Wide), 180cm ~ 350cm (Tele) Auto Macro: 5cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 180cm ~ Infinity (Tele) Manual: 5cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 180cm ~ Infinity (Tele)

Shutter Speed

Smart Auto: 1/8 ~ 1/2000 sec., Programme: 1 ~ 1/2000 sec., Manual: 16 ~ 1/2000 sec.

Exposure

Control Programme AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual Exposure
Metering System Multi, Spot, Centre-weighted, Face Detection AE
Compensation ±2EV (1/3EV steps)
ISO Equivalent Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200

Flash

Mode Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash Off, Red-eye fix
Range Wide: 0.3m ~ 3.38m (ISO Auto), Tele: 0.5m ~ 1.51m (ISO Auto)
Recharging Time Approx. 4 sec.

White Balance

Mode Auto WB, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L, Tungsten, Custom, K

Still Image

Mode * Mode (Dial): 1) Auto 2) Programme 3) A / S / M 4) Smart 5) Magic Plus 6) Best Face 7) Settings 8) Wi-Fi* Auto: Portrait, Night Portrait, Night, Backlight Portrait, Backlight, Landscape, White, Macro, Macro Text, Tripod, Action, Macro Colour, Natural Green, Blue Sky, Sunset, Fireworks, lowlight, spotlight, spotlight macro, spotlight portrait* Smart: Beauty Face, Landscape, Action Freeze, Panorama, Waterfall, Silhouette, Sunset, Fireworks, Light Trace, Low Light Shot, Rich tone, Contiuous Shot, Macro* Magic Plus: My Magic Frame, Split Shot, Motion Photo, Photo Filter, Movie Filter, Photo Editor* Wi-Fi: MobileLink, Remote Viewfinder, SNS & Cloud, E-mail, Auto Backup, AllShare Play, S / W Upgrade Notifier, AutoShare* Drive: Single, Continuous (8fps, 3fps), BKT (AE)* Self timer: Off, 2 sec., 10 sec.

Image Play

Single image, Thumbnails, Advanced Slide Show, Movie Clip, Smart Album

Date Imprinting

Date & Time, Date, Off (user selectable)

Movie Clip

Recording * Smart Movie: Landscape, Blue Sky, Natural Green, Sunset * Movie Size: 1920 x 1080 (30fps), 1280 x 720 (30fps), 640 x 480 (30fps), 320 x 240 (30fps), 240 web * 18x optical zoom (Max. recording time: 20min) * Audio: Sound Alive On / Sound Alive Off / Mute * Dual Capture (Movie 1080p @ 30pfs & Still 2Mpixels)
Effect * Smart Filter: Miniature, Vignetting, Sketch, Fish-eye, Classic, Retro, Palette Effect 1, Palette Effect 2, Palette Effect 3, Palette Effect 4
Edit Pause during recording and playing, Still Image Capture, Time Trimming

Storage

Media Internal memory: Approximately 9.5MB External Memory: SDSC (up to 2GB guaranteed), SDHC (up to 32GB guaranteed), SDXC (up to 64GB guaranteed)
File Format * Still Image: JPEG (DCF), EXIF 2.21 * Movie Clip: MP4 (Video: MPEG4, AVC / H.264, Audio: AAC)
Image Size 16M: 4608 x 3456 14M: 4608 x 3072 10M: 3648 x 2736, 12M: 4608 x 2592, 5M: 2592 x 1944, 3M: 1984 x 1488, 2MW: 1920 x 1080, 1M: 1024 x 768 8M: 2832 x 2832*
 

Interface

Digital Output Connector USB 2.0
Audio Microphone: Mono Internal Speaker: Mono
Video Output AV: NTSC, PAL (User selectable)
DC Power Input 5V

Power

Power Source Type Rechargeable battery: SLB-10A Connector Type: micro USB (5 pin)

Physical Specification

Dimension Dimension (WxHxD) 110.6 x 65 x 21.5mm
Weight 218g (without battery and memory card media)
Operating Temperature 0 ~ 40°C
Operating Humidity 5 ~ 85%

S/W and PC OS

Bundle PC S/W I-Launcher
Compatible OS Windows XP SP2 / Vista / 7 / 8

Wireless

Wireless * Wi-Fi Connectivity - MobileLink, Remote Viewfinder, SNS & Cloud, E-mail, Auto Backup, AllShare Play - S / W Upgrade Notifier, AutoShare * AllShare Play: Nearby Device, Web Storage * SNS & Cloud - Global: Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, SkyDrive - China: Weibo, RenRen, Poco, SkyDrive - Hongkong: Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, Weibo, RenRen, Poco, SkyDrive - Korea: Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, SkyDrive * S / W Upgrade Notifier: Supported in Wi-Fi mode, and only for notification * facebook, weibo, email: Supporting to add comment

System Requirement in General

For Macintosh Power Mac G3 or later Mac OS 10.5 or higher Minimum 256MB RAM 110MB of available hard-disk space USB port CD-ROM drive
For Windows PC with processor better than Intel Core 2 Duo 1.66GHz / AMD Athlon X2 Dual-Core 2.2GHz or higher Minimum 512MB RAM (Over 1GB recommended) Windows XP SP2 / Vista / 7 / 8 250MB of available hard-disk space (Over 1GB recommend) USB 2.0 port CD-ROM drive nVIDIA Geforce 7600GT or later / Ati X1600 series or later 1024 x 768 pixels, 16-bit colour display compatible monitor (1280 x 1024, 32-bit colour display recommended) Microsoft DirectX 9.0c or later

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