Samsung S730

Announced Jan 7, 2007 •
7 megapixels | 2.5 screen | 35 – 105 mm (3×)
maney gomes

Don't believe all the praise, the truth remains, it is an underdog brand. Proved once again, if you want to get quality stick with Nikon or Canon. Pana, Pentax, Samsung, Kodak, HP, Fuji... They all offer the same, excellent set of functions with mediocre image quality. Very limited dynamic range, hurrible white balance, noisy images that require a lot of post processing time. Full of color controls that do very little, which makes it useless. Excellent screen that you can't trust, images ...

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All of my rating points should be taken "for the price" and not as absolutes. Let me say right away that my experience is with the S630, which is basically the same camera, but what I was reading here was so contrary to my own experience that I had to say something. About battery life, first off if you don't have at least a half dozen rechargeables, you're not much of a photographer to start with. Secondly, I discovered that this camera is good for 2-3 hours of intermittent shooting if you ...

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John Barrie

Camera has issues S630 and S730! I am not a happy camper with this camera! Problems: Ok here is my take on this camera, Purchased a S630 lens / shutter broke in 2 days returned, waited 3 weeks purchased a S630 and a S730 S630 for daughter, no issues this time! S730 lens would not open, returned, got new one took 2 photos locked up also, Lens will not slide out, Played with finally got working, took 4 more pictures on off, Battery dead. replaced, took 8 pictures down loaded took what 30 ...

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