Samsung NX10 Review

March 11, 2010 | Mark Goldstein |

Samsung NX10 Specifications

Image sensor Type CMOS
Effective Pixel Approx. 14.6 Mega-pixels
Total Pixel Approx. 15.1 Mega-pixels
Lens Mount SAMSUNG NX Mount
Usable Lens SAMSUNG Lenses for SAMSUNG NX Mount
Viewfinder Viewfinder EVF
Field of View Approx. 100%
Magnification Approx. 0.86x (APS-C, 50mm, -1m-1)
Focusing Type Contrast AF
Modes Single AF, Continuous AF, MF
Exposure Compensation ±3 EV (1/2EV, 1/3EV step)
ISO Equivalent Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 (1EV step)
Modes Single, Continuous, Burst, Self-timer, Bracket (AE, WB, PW)
Metering System Metering : Multi, Center-weighted, Spot Metering range : EV0 ~ 18 (ISO100•30mm F2.0)
AE Lock AEL Button
Shutter Type Electronically controlled vertical-run focal plane shutter
Speed Auto?1/4000sec. ~ 30sec.
Manual?1/4000sec. ~ 30sec. (1/3EV or 1/2EV step)
Bulb (Limit time : 8 min)
Flash Modes Smart Flash, Auto, Auto + Red-eye reduction, Fill-in, Fill-in + Red-eye reduction, 1st Curtain, 2nd Curtain, OFF
Type TTL Auto Pop-up flash
Guide Number 11 (at ISO 100)
Angle of View Coverage 28mm wide-angle (Equivalent to 35mm)
Sync. Speed Less than 1/180sec.
External Flash SAMSUNG External Flash available (SEF-42A, SEF-20A : Optional)
Effect Picture Wizard Yes
White Balance Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent (W, N, D), Tungsten, Flash, Custom, K(Manual)
Storage Media SD, SDHC
File format RAW (SRW), JPEG (EXIF 2.21), DCF, DPOF 1.1,
PictBridge 1.0
Capacity (512MB) 14M : RAW 35
14M : Super Fine 142, Fine 278, Normal 408
10M : Super Fine 197, Fine 382, Normal 724
6M : Super Fine 322, Fine 615, Normal 1128
2M : Super Fine 738, Fine 1334, Normal 2238
Burst (1.4M) : Super Fine 1201, Fine 2092, Normal 3320
12M(W) : Super Fine 168, Fine 328, Normal 630
8M(W) : Super Fine 234, Fine 454, Normal 860
5M(W) : Super Fine 381, Fine 727, Normal 1334
2M(W) : Super Fine 872, Fine 1573, Normal 2638
Movie : 1280x720 : High Quality 15min., Normal 22min.
640x480 : High Quality 44min., Normal 66min.
320x240 : High Quality 145min., Normal 210min
Image Play Editing Red eye fix, Back light comp., Photo Style Selector, Resize, Rotate, Face Retouch
Type Single image, Thumbnails (3/9/20 images), Slide show, Movie
Shooting Modes Smart Auto, Program, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual, Night, Portrait, Landscape, Scene, Movie
Drive Modes Smart Auto, Program, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual, Night, Portrait, Landscape, Scene, Movie
Interface Digital output connector USB 2.0 (HI-SPEED)
Video Output NTSC, PAL (user selectable)
HDMI 1.3 : (1080i, 720P, 576P / 480P)
DC Power Input Connector DC 9.0V, 1.5A (100 ~ 240V)
Power Supply Power Source Rechargeable battery : BP1310 (1300mAh)
Charger: BC1310
AC Adaptor : AD9NX01 (Optional)
Battery Life 200min/400shots (CIPA Standard)
Physical Specification Dimensions (WxHxD) 123×87×39.8mm (excluding the projecting parts of the camera)
Weight 353g (without batteries and card)
Operating Temperature 0 ~ 40 °C
Operating Humidity 5 ~ 85%
Software Application SAMSUNG Master, SAMSUNG RAW Converter 3.1
Adobe Reader, QuickTime Player 7.6