Samsung WB350F Review

February 18, 2014 | Mark Goldstein |


Image Sensor

Sensor Type 1/2.3″ (Approx. 7.77mm) BSI CMOS
Effective Pixel Approx 16.3MP
Total Pixel Approx 16.7MP


Focal Length 4.1 ~ 86.1mm (Equivalent to 23 ~ 483mm in 35mm format)
F No. 2.8 (W) ~ 5.9 (T)
Optical Zoom 21x
Digital Zoom Still Image mode: 1.0x ~ 5.0x Play mode: 1.0x ~ 9.4x (depends on image size) * Intelli-zoom: 2.0x

Image Stabilisation

Mode OIS (Optical Image Stabilazation)


Type TFT LCD (C type Touch)
Size 75mm (3")
Feature 460K dots


Type TTL Auto Focus (Centre AF, Multi AF, Tracking AF, Face Detection AF, Touch AF)* Manual Focus* Movie CAF
Range Normal: 80cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 350cm ~ Infinity (Tele) Macro: 10cm ~ 80cm (Wide), 150cm ~ 350cm (Tele) Auto Macro: 10cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 150cm ~ Infinity (Tele) Manual: 10cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 150cm ~ Infinity (Tele)

Shutter Speed

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


Control Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual Exposure
Metering System Metering: Multi, Spot, Centre-weighted, Face Detection AEMetering Range: EV 1 ~ 17 (Wide, ISO Auto), EV 3 ~ 17 (Tele, ISO Auto)
Compensation ±2EV (1/3EV steps)
ISO Equivalent Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200


Mode Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash Off, Red-eye fix
Range Wide: 0.3m ~ 4.1m (ISO auto), Tele: 0.5m ~ 2.9m (ISO auto)
Recharging Time Approx. 4sec.

White Balance

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

Still Image

Mode * Mode (Dial): 1) Auto 2) Program 3) A / S / M 4) Smart 5) Best Face 6) Magic Plus 7) Settings 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: Effect Artist, Colour Brush, My Magic Frame, 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 (High, Low), BKT (AE)* Self timer: Off, 2sec., 10sec.

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 (30fp), 1280 x 720 (30fp), 640 x 480 (30fps), 240 web* 21x optical zoom (Max. recording time: 20min)* Voice: Sound Alive, Sound Alive Off* Dual Capture (Movie [email protected] & Still 2M pixels)
Effect *Smart Filter: Palette Effect 1, Palette Effect 2, Palette Effect 3, Palette Effect 4, Miniature, Vignetting, Sketch, Fish Eye, Classic, Retro
Edit Pause during recording and playing, Still Image Capture, Time Trimming


Media Internal memory : Approximately 9.5MB External Memory : MicroSD (up to 2GB guaranteed), MicroSDHC (up to 32GB guaranteed), MicroSDXC (up to 64GB guaranteed)- Class 6 and above recommended * Internal memory capacity may not match these specifications
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 14MP: 4608 x 3072 10M : 3648 x 2736, 12MW: 4608 x 2592, 5M: 2592 x 1944, 3M: 1984 x 1488, 2MW: 1920 x 1080, 1M: 1024 x 768 8M: 2832 x 2832


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


Power Source Type Rechargeable battery : SLB-10AConnector Type : micro USB (5 pin) 155mins / 310 shots

Physical Specification

Dimension Dimension (WxHxD) 113.6 x 65.1 x 25mm
Weight 216g (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 ( iLinker)
Compatible OS Windows XP SP2 / Vista / 7 / 8


Wireless * Wi-Fi Connectivity - MobileLink, Remote Viewfinder, SNS & Cloud, E-mail, Auto Backup, Samsung Link - S / W Upgrade Notifier, AutoShare * Samsung Link : Nearby Device, Web Storage * SNS & Cloud - Global (0) : Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, Dropbox - China (2) : Weibo, RenRen, Poco, Dropbox - Hongkong (4) : Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, Weibo, RenRen, Poco, Dropbox - Korea (1) : Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, KAKAOSTORY, Dropbox - United States (8) : Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, EVERNOTE, Dropbox - Russia (5) : Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, VK, Odnoklassniki, Dropbox - France (9) : Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, Orange, Dropbox - United (7) : Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, Knowhow, Dropbox * S / W Upgrade Notifier : Supported in setup menu not Wi-Fi mode, and only for notification * RVF : Added function of home monitoring by connection to AP, streaming without saving * facebook, weibo, email : Supporting to add comment

System Requirement in General

For Macintosh Intel Mac or later Mac OS 10.4 or higher Minimum 256MB RAM 110MB of available hard-disk space USB port
For Windows PC with processor better than Intel Core 2 Duo 1.66GHz / AMD Athlon X2 Dual-Core 2.2GHz or higherMinimum 512MB RAM (Over 1GB recommended) Windows XP SP2 / Vista / 7 / 8 250MB of available hard-disk space (Over 1GB recommend) USB 2.0 port nVIDIA Geforce 7600GT or later / Ati X1600 series or later1024×768 pixels, 16-bit colour display compatible monitor (1280 x 1024, 32-bit colour display recommended) Microsoft DirectX 9.0c or later