The Samsung Digimax V800 is mostly gets compared to mirrorless. The Samsung Digimax V800's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the 1 J3)

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors the Samsung V800 records lower quality movies (480p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a much smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 1,200 fps), takes slightly lower resolution photos (8 MP vs 14.2 MP) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Nikon 1 J3

Nikon 1 J3
7 years newer
$199 10-30mm lens

Significant advantages of the J3 (vs the V800)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.5"
  • Records high-speed movies: 1,200 fps vs None
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the J3 (vs the V800)

  • None found

common strengths of the J3 and V800

  • Fairly small: Compact (101×61×29 mm) vs Compact (106×57×30 mm)
  • Very thin: 1.1" vs 1.2"
  • Very light: 224 g vs 220 g