Samsung WB150F (Black) comparison

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Samsung WB150F (Black)

Samsung WB150F (Black)
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Samsung WB250F Smart Camera (Cobalt Black)

Samsung WB250F Smart Camera (Cobalt Black)
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Canon PowerShot SX160 IS (Red)

Canon PowerShot SX160 IS (Red)
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Canon PowerShot SX280 HS (Red)

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS (Red)
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Samsung WB250F Smart Camera (White)

Samsung WB250F Smart Camera (White)
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Price $143 at 1 store $149 at 1 store
CNET editors' rating
3.0 stars Good
    Overall score: 6.6 (3.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.0 (3.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
Average user rating 4.5 stars out of 2 reviews 2.5 stars out of 2 reviews 4.5 stars out of 2 reviews 1.0 stars out of 1 review 0 stars No reviews, write one!
Release date February 01, 2012 January 06, 2013 August 20, 2012 March 27, 2013 January 09, 2013
The Bottom Line If you're happy with the photos from your smartphone, but wish you had an actual camera with a long zoom lens and wireless sharing and backup, check out the Samsung WB150F. For those who want more camera than their smartphone offers without sacrificing the easy sharing, the Samsung WB250F Smart Camera is a good, affordable choice. The Canon PowerShot SX160 IS is a good, inexpensive travel-zoom option for those wanting more control over results or who are just getting into photography and don't want to empty their wallets. Wi-Fi connectivity and a new processor help make Canon's PowerShot SX280 HS one of the top compact megazooms available. But you'd better load up on batteries. For those who want more camera than their smartphone offers without sacrificing the easy sharing, the Samsung WB250F Smart Camera is a good, affordable choice.

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Type LCD display - 3 in
LCD display - 3 in
LCD display - 3 in
LCD display - 3 in
LCD display - 3 in
Dimensions (W x D x H) 4.2 in x 0.9 in x 2.4 in
4.2 in x 0.9 in x 2.3 in
4.4 in x 1.7 in x 2.9 in
4.2 in x 1.3 in x 2.5 in
4.2 in x 0.9 in x 2.3 in
Lens System 18 x x Zoom lens - 4 mm - 72 mm - F/3.2-5.8
18 x x
Zoom lens - 4 mm - 72 mm - F/3.2-5.8
16 x x Zoom lens - 5 mm - 80 mm - F/3.5-5.9
20 x x
Zoom lens - 4.5 mm - 90 mm - F/3.5-6.8
18 x x
Zoom lens - 4 mm - 72 mm - F/3.2-5.8
Optical sensor type CCD
CMOS
CCD
CMOS
CMOS
Light sensitivity ISO 3200
ISO 400
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO auto
ISO 80
ISO 3200
ISO 400
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO auto
ISO 80
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO 400
ISO auto
ISO 3200
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO 80
ISO 6400
ISO 400
ISO auto
ISO 3200
ISO 400
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO auto
ISO 80
Video capture H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 320 x 240 -
H.264 - 320 x 240 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 320 x 240 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
iFrame - 1280 x 720 -
iFrame - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 - Miniature Effect
H.264 - 1280 x 720 - Miniature Effect
H.264 - 1280 x 720 - Miniature Effect
H.264 - 640 x 480 - Miniature Effect
H.264 - 640 x 480 - Miniature Effect
H.264 - 640 x 480 - Miniature Effect
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 320 x 240 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 320 x 240 -
Digital zoom 5 x
Info unavailable 4 x
4 x
Info unavailable
Weight 6.6 oz
6.5 oz
8.6 oz
7.4 oz
6.5 oz
Product Type Digital camera - Compact
Digital camera - Compact
Digital camera - Compact
Digital camera - Compact
Digital camera - Compact
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