Our laboratory resolution chart revealed sharp, distinct line patterns down to about 1, lines per picture height, with extinction at around 1,, a good performance for a 5-megapixel camera. On the V, you can also take photos at lower resolution: I was able to achieve about shots and several minutes of video, with judicious use of the LCD and flash, so their figure is realistic. Shot to shot time is about 2 seconds and write to card times are quick enough not to interfere with sequence shooting. To the left of the Shutter button, this button turns on the camera, placing it into record mode.

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The Samsung Digimax i5’s front panel appears almost featureless, except for a small window in the top right corner. Battery life seemed about average for a subcompact digital camera, which means “on the short side” when compared to full-size models.

Samsung Digimax V700 Digital Camera Review

The effects can often be seen in shots of xigimax hair, where the individual strands are lost and an almost “watercolor” look appears. Suggested Retail Price At introduction. Dropping to a 5×7 print size greatly reduced the impact of the dugimax, and it was essentially invisible at 4×6 inches. The simple expedient of charging the battery fully and timing how long it took the camera would run in capture mode produced a run time of 87 minutes.

Find out digi,ax new and notable about the Z6 in our First Impressions Review. WAV Voice recording max. Why we haven’t taken a stance on in-body stabilization vs OIS – and why that has changed. The Samsung Digimax i5’s normal macro setting performs well, capturing a small minimum area of 1. However, once you have mastered the numerous buttons and levers, the camera is quite convenient.


Accessed by pressing the Playback button, this mode lets you review captured images and movies, as well as manage files. The dibimax has detailed focus control with Manual Focusing.

Samsung Digimax S500 5.1MP Digital Camera – Black

This is the tendency for the lens to bend straight lines outward like a barrel–usually at wide angle or inward like a pincushion–usually at telephoto. The Samsung Digimax i5 follows this trend, though it tends to overdo the strong red and blue tones a bit.

You can read details of this test here. I would suggest it to anyone!

You can access each of these special effects with just one touch of the “E” button. Home movie fans will enjoy the capability to shoot movies at up to 30 frames per second of VGA quality x Choices are 2, x 1, pixels, 2, x 1, pixels, 2, x 1, pixels, 1, x 1, pixels, 1, x pixels, or x pixels.

As promised, Sony has delivered an incremental firmware upgrade for its a7 III and a7R III mirrorless cameras that fixes issues found in firmware version 2.

The status light is directly under the Power button.

Samsung Digimax V6: Digital Photography Review

The right side of the camera photo on left above has a sliding door that covers the battery and SD card compartment; the left side photo on right has nothing of note. Zoom operation is smooth, quick, and fairly quiet. The i5 performed pretty well here, though the dark blues of the flower bouquet were somewhat dark with purplish tints. The manual focus adjustment function allows fine focusing and total user control.


In Super macro mode, the minimum area measured only 0. This histogram, displayed on a large 2. Samsung NV range updated Jul 30, Most cameras have some softening in the corners in macro mode. I am a happy camper. You can use the Digimax S to produce even better images and take detailed photos for printing up to poster size. Chromatic aberration purple fringing is present, but well controlled. The V is ideally suited as a compact camera for a photography enthusiast or a first camera for an individual or family wishing to make big prints.

Write-protects a selected image or all images, preventing images from being accidentally erased or manipulated except via memory or card formatting. He takes a look back at the cajera ten years of DPReview’s development from its original conception, through a period of massive growth, to the site’s acquisition by Amazon.

This is especially impressive since with a big card you can exceed the recording time of a camcorder.