Samsung HZ15W (WB550)

Announced Feb 23, 2009 •
12 megapixels | 3 screen | 24 – 240 mm (10×)
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DCRP Review: Samsung HZ15W
By: Jeff Keller, Digital Camera Resource Page (Aug 14, 2009)

The Samsung HZ15W is a competent but not spectacular compact ultra zoom camera. There's a lot to like about the HZ15: it's relatively small, it has a great 24 - 240 mm stabilized zoom lens, a large LCD, tons of automatic features, manual controls, and an HD movie mode. Downsides include heavy noise reduction in photos, poor low light performance, limited aperture choices in manual mode, and a...

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Samsung WB550 Review
By: Mike Lowe, What Digital Camera (May 18, 2009)

The Samsung WB550 has some excellent specs on offer. Its 24mm wide angle lens with extendable zoom to 240mm means shooting a wide range of subjects is ideal - beyond what most compacts will offer, not least at this affordable price point. Where the WB550 really wains, however, is in its design - the flash is so misplaced it impairs its use significantly. Additionally, use in low light causes...

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