Samsung DV300F vs Samsung WB150F

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Samsung DV300F

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Samsung WB150F

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Reasons to buy the Samsung DV300F

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.5
Really small
Size
Ultra compact (95×57×18 mm)
Takes 3D photos
3D
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Thin
Thickness
0.7"
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB150F

Screen size
Large screen
3"
Size
Really small
Compact (107×60×23 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Thickness
Thin
0.9"

Items often bought with the DV300F or WB150F

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differences

Advantages of the Samsung DV300F

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Aperture
Wider aperture
f/2.5 vs f/3.2
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At its widest zoom, the DV300F's lens captures slightly more light (0.7 f-stops)
3D
Takes 3D photos
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Size
Smaller
95×57×18 mm vs 107×60×23 mm
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More than 30% smaller
Weight
Lighter
133 g vs 188 g
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Around 30% lighter
Thickness
Thinner
0.7" vs 0.9"
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More than 20% thinner
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Advantages of the Samsung WB150F

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Zoom
More zoom
18x vs 5x
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Around 13x more zoom
Wide angle
Better wide angle
24 mm vs 25 mm
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Almost the same
Lowest price
Cheaper
$159.99 vs $249.99
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The best price we've seen is $90 cheaper (around 40% less)
Longest exposure
Longer exposures
16s vs 8s
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2x longer exposures
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recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent compacts, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              Size Fairly small Help
              DV300F95×57×18 mm
              WB150F107×60×23 mm
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              1. Lens
              Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
              Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
              Thickness Thin Help
              DV300F0.7"
              WB150F0.9"
              Common Weaknesses
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Macro focus Poor macro capabilities Help
              5.0 cm
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              3,200 ISO
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              720p @ 30fps

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung DV150F

              Samsung DV150F

              Ultra compact

              $150

              Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing
              Image stabilization Has worse image stabilization
              Samsung WB350F

              Samsung WB350F

              Travel zoom

              $200 - $209

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Samsung WB250F

              Samsung WB250F

              Travel zoom

              $200

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Samsung WB35F

              Samsung WB35F

              Travel zoom

              $75 - $110

              Thickness Is thicker
              Screen size Has a significantly smaller screen
              Canon PowerShot SX400 IS

              Canon PowerShot SX400 IS

              Super zoom

              $149 - $616

              Zoom Has much more zoom
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Thickness Is thicker
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Travel zoom

              $108 - $111

              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Thickness Is thicker

              Samsung DV300F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

              Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

              Travel zoom

              $320

              Macro focus Significantly better macro capability
              Zoom Slightly more zoom
              Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Ultra compact

              $88 - $96

              Size Smaller
              Lowest price Cheaper
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690

              Travel zoom

              $139

              Zoom Slightly more zoom
              Longest exposure Significantly longer exposures
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos

              Samsung WB150F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB200F

              Samsung WB200F

              Travel zoom

              $148

              Thickness Slightly thinner
              Weight Heavier
              Canon EOS Rebel T5

              Canon EOS Rebel T5

              Entry-level DSLR

              $325 body only

              $399 with 18-55mm lens

              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Size Much larger
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Sony Alpha A6000

              Sony Alpha A6000

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $548 body only

              $698 with 16-50mm lens

              Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Size Much larger
              Thickness Much thicker
              Samsung WB700

              Samsung WB700

              Travel zoom

              Size Smaller
              Macro focus Better macro capability
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Screen resolution Lower resolution screen

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