Updated (January, 2012): Compare the Samsung WB750 vs Samsung WB850F

Samsung WB750

Winner
Samsung WB750

60

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Samsung WB700

57

Samsung WB700

Runner-up
     
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB750

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
440 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB700

Size
Really small
Compact 99x59x22 mm
Macro focus
Great macro
3 cm
Thickness
Thin
0.9"
 
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differences

Advantages of the Samsung WB700

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Size Smaller 99x59x22 mm vs 105x59x24 mm
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Around 20% smaller
Macro focus Better macro capability 3 cm vs 5 cm
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Focus on subjects 40% closer to the lens
Thickness Thinner 0.9" vs 1"
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More than 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
3D Takes 3D photos Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
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Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
HDR Has in-camera HDR Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen 460k dots vs 213k dots
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More than 2x higher resolution screen
Weight Lighter 193 g vs 245 g
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More than 20% lighter
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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 Common Weaknesses
        Zoom Great zoom Help
        18x
        Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
        WB700:Lens
        WB750:Lens, Sensor shift
        Supports RAW No RAW support Help
        Less editing fidelity

        Compared to recent travel zooms

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        Size Fairly small Help
        WB700:99x59x22 mm
        WB750:105x59x24 mm
        Thickness Thin Help
        WB700:0.9"
        WB750:1"
        Touch screen No touchscreens Help
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        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Samsung WB250F

        Samsung WB250F

        Travel zoom

        $150

        Touch screen Has a touch screen
        Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing
        Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

        Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

        Travel zoom

        $206

        GPS Has a built-in GPS
        Supports 24p Records movies in 24p
        Thickness Is thicker
        Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing
        Samsung WB200F

        Samsung WB200F

        Travel zoom

        $140 - $150

        Touch screen Has a touch screen
        Lowest price Is significantly less expensive
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Samsung WB150F

        Samsung WB150F

        Travel zoom

        $149

        Lowest price Is significantly less expensive
        Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing
        Samsung WB650

        Samsung WB650

        Travel zoom

        $187

        GPS Has a built-in GPS
        Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
        Thickness Is thicker
        Weight Is slightly heavier

        Samsung WB700 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Sony Cybershot DSC-H70

        Sony Cybershot H70

        Travel zoom

        $125

        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Weight Lighter
        Zoom Less zoom
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

        Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

        Travel zoom

        $179 - $262

        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Size Larger
        Samsung ST200F

        Samsung ST200F

        Digicam

        $204

        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
        Zoom Less zoom
        Wide angle Worse wide angle
        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W300

        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W300

        Compact

        Aperture Wider aperture
        True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
        Wide angle Much worse wide angle
        Zoom Significantly less zoom
        Canon EOS 5D Mark III

        Canon EOS 5D Mark III

        Pro DSLR

        $3,399 body only

        $3,990 - $3,999 with 24-105mm lens

        Sensor size Much larger sensor
        Light sensitivity (boost) Has boost ISO
        Size Much larger
        Built-in flash No built-in flash

        Samsung WB750 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Fujifilm FinePix F550 EXR

        Fujifilm FinePix F550 EXR

        Travel zoom

        $192

        GPS Has a GPS
        Supports RAW Shoots RAW
        3D Doesn't take 3D photos
        Size Larger
        Samsung WB850F

        Samsung WB850F

        Travel zoom

        $249

        GPS Has a GPS
        Screen type Has an OLED screen
        Battery life Shorter battery life
        Size Slightly larger
        Samsung WB350F

        Samsung WB350F

        Travel zoom

        $129 - $167

        Touch screen Has a touch screen
        Aperture Wider aperture
        High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
        3D Doesn't take 3D photos
        Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

        Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

        Travel zoom

        $291 - $320

        GPS Has a GPS
        Zoom More zoom
        3D Doesn't take 3D photos
        Size Significantly larger
        Nikon Coolpix S9700

        Nikon Coolpix S9700

        Travel zoom

        $278 - $297

        Zoom Much more zoom
        GPS Has a GPS
        3D Doesn't take 3D photos
        Size Significantly larger

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