Compact cameras keeps things simple and is a good companion while capturing memories.
Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Samsung device works!
Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Samsung WB50F video camera should be sufficient for your needs.
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.
The Samsung WB50F, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities. Also, the presence of its built-in Image stabilizer does help with making your clips look smooth and steady.
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 WB50F is a great companion to have.
Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of 5.760 x 4.290 mm (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos. It's also got Wi-Fi so if you can still make your transfers even if you're not with your cables.
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 WB50F is an easy recommendation for this.
Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Samsung WB50F comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.
The thrilling action of sports is filled with magical moments that shouldn't be missed. Which is why by taking the WB50F for those games, you'll have a camera that can effectively track subjects in frame while they are in motion.
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.
As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the WB50F is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}
When taking photos of the beautiful creatures of the wild, you'll need to have Tracking Focus mode activated so as not to miss any great moments while they are active in their habitat. Burst shots help as well, which this camera happens to have making it a very good option for your needs.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 5.760 x 4.290 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Samsung WB50F has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.
When you're more concerned about what your camera does than how it looks, the WB50F is a safe bet.
Designed to be both proficient and travel-friendly, the Samsung WB50F is the compact point-and-shoot that's always ready at a moment's notice. Weighing a mere 157g, this handheld camera boasts a lightweight design that you'll appreciate when you're on the move. Not only is the WB50F easy to keep by your side through all your journeys and memories, but it's also compact enough that it takes up next to no space in your baggage. When it comes to image quality, the 1/2.3"" 16.2MP CCD sensor delivers noise-free photographs that reach up to 4608 x 3456 pixels. Think the moment is best-suited for video? The WB50F is capable of recording clips in HD 720p at 30 frames per second. When you want to frame your shot or review playback, the 3-inch LCD display provides excellent contrast and colour reproduction for crystal-clear viewing and brightness in all environments. Elsewhere, the 12x Optical Zoom, image stabilization system and 24mm wide-angle lens means that you're equipped with an impressive array of tools that allow you to always get the shot you want in full detail.
|Camera Type||Compact camera|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||3.1-6.3|
|Camera File System||Exif 2.3|
|Image Formats Supported||GIF, JPG|
|Scene Modes||Backlight, Fireworks, Night, Night landscape, Night portrait, Landscape (scenery)|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 10 s|
|White Balance||Auto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Red-eye reduction|
|Flash Range (tele)||0.5 - 1.6 m|
|Flash Range (wide)||0.2 - 4 m|
|Flash Recharging Time||5 s|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Centre weighted Auto Focus, Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele)||1.3 - ∞ m|
|Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide)||0.05 - ∞ m|
|Macro Focusing Range (tele)||1.3 - 2.5 m|
|Macro Focusing Range (wide)||0.05 - 0.8 m|
|Normal Focusing Range||0.8 - ∞/2.5 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range (tele)||2.5 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range (wide)||0.8 - ∞ m|
|ISO Sensitivity||80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||80|
|Light Exposure Control||Program AE|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 2EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/2000 s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||8 s|
|Analog Signal Format System||NTSC, PAL|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Live stream capable||1|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||30 fps|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||[email protected]|
|Video Formats Supported||MP4|
|Video Resolutions||320 x 240, 640 x 480, 1280 x 720 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||AAC|
|Digital Zoom||2 x|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||4.3 - 51.6 mm|
|Maximum Aperture Number||6.3|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||288 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.1|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||24 mm|
|Optical Zoom||12 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC|
|Maximum Memory Card Size||64 GB|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||460000 pixels|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||5.760 x 4.290 mm|
|Total Megapixels||16.6 MP|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|USB 2.0 Type-A Ports Quantity||1|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery, USB|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Mac Operating Systems Supported||Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks|
|Minimum Processor||Intel Core 2 Duo 1.66GHz / AMD Athlon X2 Dual-Core 2.2GHz / Power Mac G3|
|Minimum Storage Drive Space||110 GB|
|Windows Operating Systems Supported||Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Window|
|Maximum Image Resolution||4608 x 3456 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||4608 x 3456, 4608 x 3072, 4608 x 2592, 3648 x 2736, 2592 x 1944, 1984 x 1488, 1920 x 1080, 1024 x 768|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||5 - 85 %|