Samsung DV300F vs Samsung WB150F

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Samsung DV300F

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Samsung WB150F

47

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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"
Thickness
Thin
0.9"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 1 sample photo taken by the Samsung DV300F.
Explore our gallery of 31 sample photos taken by the Samsung WB150F.

differences

Advantages of the Samsung DV300F

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3D
Takes 3D photos
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
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)
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
$260.11 vs $352.61
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The best price we've seen is $92 cheaper (around 30% 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
              Screen size Larger than average screens Help
              3"
              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
              Macro focus Poor macro capabilities Help
              5.0 cm
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              3,200 ISO
              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 WB35F

              Samsung WB35F

              Travel zoom

              $70 - $109

              Lowest price Is slightly less expensive
              Thickness Is thicker
              Screen size Has a significantly smaller screen
              Samsung WB350F

              Samsung WB350F

              Travel zoom

              $120 - $210

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Ultra compact

              $88

              Size Is slightly smaller
              Lowest price Is slightly less expensive
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Thickness Is thicker
              Samsung WB30F

              Samsung WB30F

              Ultra compact

              $257

              Screen resolution Has a slightly lower resolution screen
              Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50

              Sony Cyber-shot WX50

              Ultra compact

              $178

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Light sensitivity Much higher maximum light sensitivity
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Screen size Has a significantly smaller screen

              Samsung DV300F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung DV150F

              Samsung DV150F

              Ultra compact

              $200

              Lowest price Cheaper
              Weight Lighter
              Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen
              Canon IXUS 255 HS

              Canon IXUS 255 HS

              Travel zoom

              $583

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Samsung MV900F MultiView

              Samsung MV900F MultiView

              Compact

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Nikon D5300

              Nikon D5300

              Entry-level DSLR

              $647 body only

              $578 - $747 with 18-55mm lens

              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              True resolution Much higher true resolution
              Size Much larger
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Nikon Coolpix S4000

              Nikon Coolpix S4000

              Compact

              $149

              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Lowest price Cheaper
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Aperture Narrower aperture

              Samsung WB150F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB250F

              Samsung WB250F

              Travel zoom

              $115

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Weight Heavier
              Samsung WB200F

              Samsung WB200F

              Travel zoom

              $279

              Thickness Slightly thinner
              Weight Heavier
              Lowest price Slightly more expensive
              Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

              Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

              Travel zoom

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              3D Takes 3D photos
              Size Significantly larger
              Thickness Significantly thicker

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