Samsung HMX-F90BP Black

MPN: HMX-F90BP  |  EAN: 8806085277182  |  Model: HMX-F90BP

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as at 25 Sep 19 | 12:43 AM CET


as at 12 Jun 19 | 6:10 AM CET



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Samsung HMX-F90BP Black - HMX-F90BP Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Very Good
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Just Right
Events Photography
Just Right
Low-light Videos
Very Good
Underwater Photography
Very Good
Landscape Photography
Very Good
Live Streaming
Very Good
Event Videos
Home Videos
Very Good
Everyday Life Photography
Very Good
Just Right
Regular Looks
Very Good
Bluetooth Connectivity
Very Good

Kind of Camera

As a dedicated device for video, the Camcorder is a very good option that can cater for a wide variety recording needs.

Photography Skillset

Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Samsung HMX-F90BP camera would suit you adequately.

Video skill level

Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Samsung HMX-F90BP video camera should be sufficient for your needs.


Video Scenarios

Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Samsung provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.

Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Samsung HMX-F90BP is a great companion to have.

For your Video posts - This camera comes with an image stabilizer which reduces any wobbling in your recordings. In addition, the size of the image sensor (25.4 x 3.2 mm mm), helps with the actual quality of the recorded image. 

Other Video needs

Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.

Photo Scenarios

If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the HMX-F90BP is an easy recommendation for this.

Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the HMX-F90BP.

Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Samsung, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.

Whether on holiday or exploring new places, this camera from Samsung is a great choice. Taking photos of what's around you - near and far - with the HMX-F90BP is a breeze.

To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Samsung is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.


It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.

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Product Description

Versatile, capable and lightweight, the Samsung HMX-F90BP is the handheld camcorder designed for everyday use. Whether it's a baby's first steps, graduation ceremony or vacation memories, the HMX-F90BP is capable of producing videos in HD 720p resolution at 30 frames per second thanks to a 5MP 1/3.2"" CMOS sensor. Enjoy this cinematic presentation when played back on the 2.7-inch LCD screen that ensures optimal brightness and viewing at all times, or hook the camera up to your large screen HDTV via the convenient HDMI port. The impressive 52x Optical Zoom allows you to stay within distance at all times, simultaneously ensuring that your footage maintains crystal-clarity and sharp detail. When shooting for long periods of time, such as a baseball game or child's play, you'll appreciate the Record Pause feature that allows you to stop and start filming as you please without creating a new file. Weighing just 220g, the compact and lightweight body frame ensures outstanding portability at all times. Not only is it easy to carry around when you're filming, but the flippable design is guaranteed to fit snugly in your baggage. Elsewhere, the One-Touch Sharing button allows for direct uploading to social media and video platforms, as well as friends and family.

Technical Specifications

Samsung HMX-F90BP Black - HMX-F90BP Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camcorder Type Handheld camcorder
Product Colour Black
Aperture Priority AE Yes
Aperture Range (F-F) 1.8-4.9
Image Formats Supported JPG
Minimum Illumination 15 lx
Photo Effects 1
Scene Modes Present Yes
White Balance Auto
Auto Focus Yes
Face Detection Yes
Focus Adjustment Auto/Manual
Manual Focus Yes
Light Exposure
Manual Exposure Yes
Analog Signal Format System PAL
Camcorder Media Type SD, SDHC, SDXC
Live stream capable 1
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Video Formats Supported H.264
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 720 x 576, 1280 x 720 pixels
Audio Formats Supported AAC
Built-in Microphone Yes
Lens System
Digital Zoom 130 x
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) 35.3 - 2298 mm
Focal Length Range (f-f) 2.1 - 109.2 mm
Maximum Aperture Number 4.9
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 2298 mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 35.3 mm
Optical Zoom 52 x
Camcorder Tape Type N
Compatible Memory Cards SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc Types Supported N
Built-in Display Yes
Display LCD
Display Diagonal 2.7
Vari-angle LCD Display Yes
Viewfinder Type Not available
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 25.4 x 3.2 mm
Optical Sensor Size 1/3.2 "
Sensor Format Cropped
Sensor Type CMOS
Total Megapixels 5 MP
Technical Details
Back Light Compensation (BLC) Yes
Image Stabilizer Type digital
Other Features
Effective Megapixels (image) 0.921 MP
Stabilizer Yes
Ports & Interfaces
Composite Video Out 1
HDMI Ports Quantity Yes
USB 2.0 Type-A Ports Quantity 1
Battery Life (max) 1.67 h
Battery Technology Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type BP105R
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included Yes
Batteries Included Yes
Cables Included AV, USB
Hand Strap Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 119 mm
Height 56.4 mm
Weight 220 g
Width 53.9 mm
Picture Quality
Maximum Image Resolution 1600 x 1200 pixels
Still Image Resolution(s) 800 x 600, 1280 x 720, 1600 x 1200, 1696 x 960