Updated (January 2012): Compare the Samsung WB150F vs Samsung WB850F

Samsung WB750 vs Samsung WB150F

Winner
Samsung WB750

60

Samsung WB150F

58

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB750

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 30fps
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
440 fps
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
10 fps
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB150F

Thickness
Thin
0.9"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 31 sample photos taken by the Samsung WB150F.
Explore our gallery of 6 sample photos taken by the Samsung WB750.

differences

Advantages of the Samsung WB150F

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Size
Slightly smaller
107×60×23 mm vs 105×59×25 mm
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Almost the same
Thickness
Slightly thinner
0.9" vs 1"
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Around 10% thinner
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Advantages of the Samsung WB750

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High-speed framerate
Records high-speed movies
440 fps vs None
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Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
Movie format
Higher resolution movies
1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
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Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video
3D
Takes 3D photos
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Sensor type
Has a CMOS-family sensor
CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
HDR
Has in-camera HDR
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
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recommendations

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

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              Wide angle Good wide angle Help
              24 mm
              Zoom Great zoom Help
              18x
              Screen size Larger than average screens Help
              3"
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              WB150F
              1. Lens
              WB750
              1. Lens
              2. Sensor shift
              Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
              Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
              Thickness Thin Help
              WB150F0.9"
              WB7501"
              Common Weaknesses
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Macro focus Poor macro capabilities Help
              5.0 cm
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              3,200 ISO
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths
              Size Fairly small Help
              WB150F107×60×23 mm
              WB750105×59×25 mm
              Common Weaknesses
              External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
              Limited to the in-camera mic

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB350F

              Samsung WB350F

              Travel zoom

              $150 - $210

              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Size Is slightly larger
              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Ultra compact

              $88

              Size Is significantly smaller
              Weight Is significantly lighter
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Samsung WB850F

              Samsung WB850F

              Travel zoom

              $300

              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life
              Nikon Coolpix S9700

              Nikon Coolpix S9700

              Travel zoom

              $189

              Zoom Has much more zoom
              GPS Has a built-in GPS
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Thickness Is thicker
              Nikon Coolpix S3600

              Nikon Coolpix S3600

              Travel zoom

              $60

              Size Is slightly smaller
              Macro focus Significantly closer macro focusing
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures

              Samsung WB150F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB250F

              Samsung WB250F

              Travel zoom

              $166

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Weight Heavier
              Samsung WB35F

              Samsung WB35F

              Travel zoom

              $70 - $109

              Aperture Slightly wider aperture
              Weight Lighter
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen
              Zoom Less zoom
              Samsung WB200F

              Samsung WB200F

              Travel zoom

              $280

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

              Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

              Travel zoom

              GPS Has a GPS
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Size Significantly larger
              Zoom Slightly less zoom
              Samsung ST200F

              Samsung ST200F

              Digicam

              $285

              Aperture Slightly wider aperture
              Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
              Zoom Less zoom

              Samsung WB750 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS10

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS10

              Travel zoom

              $389

              GPS Has a GPS
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

              Panasonic Lumix ZS20

              Travel zoom

              $362

              GPS Has a GPS
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
              Size Larger
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $798 body only

              $539 - $898 with 12-32mm lens

              Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Size Larger
              Samsung PL170

              Samsung PL170

              Compact

              $166

              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Size Smaller
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Samsung HZ10W

              Samsung HZ10W

              Travel zoom

              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Movie format Lower resolution movies

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