Samsung WB200F vs Samsung WB30F

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Samsung WB200F

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Samsung WB30F

54

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB200F

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Large screen
Screen size
3"
Thin
Thickness
0.9"
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB30F

Size
Really small
Ultra compact (98×58×17 mm)
Thickness
Thin
0.7"
Weight
Light-weight
128 g
Screen size
Large screen
3"

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differences

Advantages of the Samsung WB200F

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Touch screen
Has a touch screen
Yes vs No
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Fewer buttons to worry about and direct interaction with camera menus
Zoom
More zoom
18x vs 10x
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More than 3x more zoom
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
460k dots vs 230k dots
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2x higher resolution screen
Longest exposure
Longer exposures
16s vs 8s
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2x longer exposures
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Advantages of the Samsung WB30F

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Size
Smaller
98×58×17 mm vs 107×62×22 mm
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More than 30% smaller
Weight
Significantly lighter
128 g vs 226 g
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More than 40% lighter
Aperture
Slightly wider aperture
f/3.1 vs f/3.2
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Almost the same
Thickness
Thinner
0.7" vs 0.9"
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More than 20% thinner
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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
              Size Fairly small Help
              WB200F107×62×22 mm
              WB30F98×58×17 mm
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              1. Lens
              Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
              Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
              Thickness Thin Help
              WB200F0.9"
              WB30F0.7"
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              WB200F$148.00
              WB30F$149.99
              Common Weaknesses
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              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

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              Common Weaknesses
              External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
              Limited to the in-camera mic

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB250F

              Samsung WB250F

              Travel zoom

              $200

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Samsung WB350F

              Samsung WB350F

              Travel zoom

              $200 - $209

              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              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
              Samsung WB150F

              Samsung WB150F

              Travel zoom

              $160

              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Ultra compact

              $88 - $96

              Size Is slightly smaller
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Thickness Is thicker
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

              Travel zoom

              $165

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Thickness Is thicker
              Panorama Lacks built-in panoramas
              Samsung WB50F

              Samsung WB50F

              Travel zoom

              $118 - $145

              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier

              Samsung WB200F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

              Travel zoom

              $428

              Zoom Much more zoom
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Touch screen No touch screen
              Size Significantly larger
              Nikon Coolpix P310

              Nikon Coolpix P310

              Pro digicam

              $369

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Zoom Less zoom
              Touch screen No touch screen
              Fujifilm XF1

              Fujifilm XF1

              Pro digicam

              $168

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Zoom Less zoom
              Touch screen No touch screen

              Samsung WB30F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Travel zoom

              $108 - $111

              Weight Slightly lighter
              Lowest price Slightly cheaper
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen
              Wide angle Worse wide angle
              Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

              Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

              Travel zoom

              $320

              Longest exposure Longer exposures
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

              Travel zoom

              $200

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              3D Takes 3D photos
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen
              Wide angle Worse wide angle

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