Samsung WB2000 Review

September 17, 2010 | Mark Goldstein |


Image Sensor
Type 1/2.4″ High Speed CMOS
Effective Pixel Approx. 10 Mega pixel
Total Pixel Approx. 10.6 Mega pixel
Focal Length Schneider-KREUZNACH f = 4.3 ~ 21.5mm (35mm film equivalent : 24~120 mm)
F No. F2.4(W) ~ F5.8(T)
Digital Zoom Still Image mode : 1.0X ~ 4.0X
Play mode : 1.0X ~ 11.4X (depends on image size)
Image Stabilization
Image Stabilization Dual IS (OIS + DIS)
Feature 3.0" (7.62cm), VGA
Viewfinder N/A
Type TTL Auto Focus (Center AF, Multi AF, Selection AF, Manual Focus, Face Detection AF, Object Tracking AF), Movie AF (CAF)
Range Normal : 50cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 80cm ~ Infinity (Tele) Macro : 5cm~50cm (Wide), 50cm ~ 80cm (Tele)
Auto Macro : 5cm~Infinity (Wide), 50cm~ Infinity (Tele)Manual : 5cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 50cm ~ Infinity (Tele)
Shutter Speed
Shutter Speed Auto : 1/8 ~ 1/2000 sec., Program : 1 ~ 1/2000 sec., M : 16 ~ 1/2,000 sec.
Night : 8 ~ 1/2,000 sec., Fireworks : 4 sec.
Control Program AE, Manual Aperture Adjustment ( 21 steps)
Metering Multi, Spot, Center-weighted
Compensation ±2EV (1/3EV steps)
ISO Equivalent Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
Modes Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash Off, Red-eye fix
Range Wide : 0.2m ~ 4.4m, Tele : 0.8m ~ 1.8m (ISO AUTO)
* Flash EVC : ±5EV (1/2 steps)
Recharging Time Approx. 4 sec.
Sharpness 5 steps
White Balance
White Balance Auto WB, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L, Tungsten, Custom, K
Still Image
Shooting 10fps, 5fps, 3fps, Precapture, Single, interval, 10sec, 2sec, BRK, Raw file support
Smart Filter : miniature, vignetting, fish-eye
Photo Style Selector : Normal, Soft, Vivid, Forest, Retro, Cool, Calm, Classic, Negative, Custom RGB, Sketch, Defog
Edit Resize, Rotate, Photo Style Selector, Image Adjust
* Photo Style Selector : Normal, Soft, Vivid, Forest, Retro, Cool, Calm, Classic, Negative, Custom RGB
* Image Adjust : Off, Red-eye Fix, Face Retouch, Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Add Noise
Image Play
Image Play Single image, Thumbnails, Multi Slide show, Movie Clip, Smart Album
Voice Recording
Voice Recording Container : *.WAV, Codec : ADPCM
Voice Recording (max. 10 hours)Voice Memo in Still Image (max. 10 sec.)
With Stereo Recording
Date Imprinting
Date Imprinting DD/MM/YY
Movie Clip
Recording Movie Size : 1920x1080 High/Standard Quality, 1280×720 Standard Quality, 640×480, 320×240, 432x320, 224x160, 192x64
* Speed Dial (1000 fps, 420fps, 240 fps, 60fps, 30fps, 10sec(timer), 2sec(timer))
* Format : H.264 (Max. Recording time : 20min.)
* Stereo recording with volume control, mute during zoom operation (user option)
* Voice(On/Off), OIS(On/Off)
* Movie capture button
* Smart Auto Movie (Landscape, Blue Sky, Natural Green, Sunset)
Full-size Dual Capture
Effect Photo Style Selector : Normal, Soft, Vivid, Forest, Retro, Cool, Calm, Classic, Negative, Custom RGB, Sketch*, Defog* (*depends on size and frame rate)
Edit Pause during recording, Still Image Capture, Time Trimming
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 1.0 SRW (Samsung Raw File format) Movie Clip : Container : MP4, Video : H.264, Audio : AAC
Image Size 10M : 3648x2736 pixels,
9MP : 3648x2432 pixels,
8M : 3264×2448 pixels,
7MW: 3648x2048 pixels,
7M 1:1 : 2736x2736 pixels
5M : 2592×1944 pixels,
3M : 2048×1536 pixels,
2MW : 1920×1080 pixels,
1M : 1024×768 pixels
Digital Output Connector USB 2.0
Audio Microphone : Stereo
Internal Speaker : Mono
Video Output AV : NTSC, PAL (user selectable)
HDMI 1.2 : NTSC, PAL (user selectable) HDMI Type D
DC power input 4.4V
Cradle N/A
Power Source
Power Source Rechargeable battery : SLB-11A (1,130mAh)
Connector Type : 20pin
Adaptor : SAC-48, USB/Charging Cable : CB34U05, AV Cable : SCC-AV34
Physical Specification
Dimension (WxHxD) 99.5x59x21.7
Weight 153.3g
Operating Temperature 0 ~ 40 °C
Operating Humidity 5 ~ 85%
Software Intelli-Studio(Built-in), Samsung RAW Converter
Special Feature
Special Feature N/A
System Requirement in general
For Windows PC with processor better than Pentium? 500MHz (Pentium? 800MHz recommended), Windows 2000/XP/Vista 250MB of available hard-disk space (Over 1GB recommend), Minimum 256MB RAM (Over 512MB recommended), USB port, CD-ROM drive,1024×768 pixels, 16-bit color display compatible monitor(24-bit color display recommended), Microsoft DirectX 9.0C 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
CD-ROM drive
System Requirement for 720P H.264 Movie
For Windows Intel® Core™2 Duo 1.66 GHz or higher / AMD Athlon™ X2 Dual-Core 1.6 GHz or higher, Windows XP service pack2 / VistaMinimum 512MB RAM (1GB and above recommended),64MB or greater video card,(nVIDIA Geforce 7600GT or higher / ATI X1600 series or higher recommended)
For Macintosh 1.8GHz Power Mac G5 or 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo or faster Macintosh computer,At least 256MB of RAM,64MB or greater video card
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