The Samsung Digimax 250 is mostly gets compared to other compacts. The Samsung Digimax 250's top rivals come from Ricoh (such as the Caplio R40)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung Digimax 250 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none).

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 28 mm), has a much smaller screen (1.5" vs 2.5"), is significantly larger (compact (107×56×36 mm) vs compact (95×53×26 mm)), takes slightly lower resolution photos (1.9 MP vs 5.9 MP) and is older (february 2004 vs may 2006).

Ricoh Caplio R40

Ricoh Caplio R40
2 years newer

Significant advantages of the R40 (vs the Digimax 250)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 35 mm
  • Much larger screen: 2.5" vs 1.5"
  • Significantly smaller: Compact (95×53×26 mm) vs Compact (107×56×36 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the R40 (vs the Digimax 250)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the R40 and Digimax 250

  • Each has a built-in flash