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SAMSUNG S800

alaTest has collected and analyzed 167 reviews of SAMSUNG S800. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviewers really like the price, but there are mixed opinions on the usability and exposure. Some have doubts about the shutter and image quality.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the SAMSUNG S800 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for SAMSUNG S800

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 37 user reviews of SAMSUNG S800 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk.

89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for SAMSUNG S800

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 user reviews of SAMSUNG S800 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com.

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Expert review by : paul_smart (gadgetspeak.com)

Samsung Digimax S800

 

This is a camera by Samsung from their ‘entry level' ‘S' series of cameras. However it has a number of features that are certainly not entry level but it still can be a point and shoot offering.

The is a maximum of 10x5x6cm (with lens extended) it is only just over 3cm thick with the lens closed. The weight is something under 200grams with the two 'AA' batteries and SD inserted and the wrist strap attached. The SD card is not supplied. The...

Jun, 2007

Expert review by : Phil Ryan (cnet.com)

Samsung Digimax S800 (Silver) review

 

Samsung categorizes its S-series cameras as point-and-shoots on its Web site , but with the controls included in these models, they have the potential to reach beyond the majority of simple snapshot cameras. Unfortunately, a not so intuitive set of...

Manual exposure control; RGB intensity controls; relatively low price.

Confusing menus; no aperture- or shutter-priority mode; exposure adjustments in 1/2-stop instead of 1/3-stop increments reduce degree of control.

The Samsung Digimax S800 has tons of controls for its price range, but confusing menus and poor image quality outweigh these advantages.

Jun, 2006

Expert review by (photoaxe.com)

Samsung Digimax S800 Digital Camera Review

 

Samsung Digimax S800 comes in an ergonomic body design (black and silver) for steady shooting. The Samsung Digimax S800 is the point-and-shoot camera that has tons of controls for its price range, but confusing menus and poor image quality (slightly...

Feb, 2007

Expert review by : Darren (digital photography blog)

Samsung Digimax S800

 

The Samsung Digimax S800 is a another new digital camera from Samsung to be announced today. It features the highest megapixel rating of the new cameras with an 8 megapixel sensor. The Samsung Digimax S800 features a 3x Optical Zoom lens, 2.4 inch LCD,...

The Samsung Digimax S800 features a 3x Optical Zoom lens, 2.4 inch LCD, PictBridge, ergonomic grip design and movie mode that shoots video at up to 30 frames per second in MPEG4 format as well as in camera movie editing

Jan, 2006

Consumer review (reviewstop.co.uk)

Excellent camera for a low price

 

I have owned this Samsung S800 camera for over 12 months and I love it! It takes brilliant pictures in all light conditions,the fl...

Jun, 2007

Consumer review (reviewstop.co.uk)

Average

 

This Samsung S800 camera has disappointed me to date. I am a complete beginner when it comes to digital cameras but I did understa...

Dec, 2006

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Capable of superb images, value for money, disappointing Point & Shoot quality

 

Has potential for great sharp images, Cheap, Manual controls, Compact

Battery life in movie mode, Major Focus problems, Colour accuracy, Feels a little cheap

Oct, 2006

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Capable of superb images, value for money, disappointing Point & Shoot quality

 

This camera has been my partner's camera for quite a few months now, and I used it full time while I was researching cameras to upgrade my own camera. Overall, this camera left me feeling a little underwhelmed, not because it didn't do anything well, ...

Has potential for great sharp images, Cheap, Manual controls, Compact

Battery life in movie mode, Major Focus problems, Colour accuracy, Feels a little cheap

Oct, 2006

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