Samsung S850 Specifications

Samsung S850

Samsung S850

Part Number: S850 BLACK (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.1 in
  • Depth
    1 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    6.07 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    8.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    8300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Digital Zoom
    5 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Samsung

Display

  • Type
    2.5" LCD display
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 10 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, multi-segment, spot, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority, shutter & aperture priority
  • Shooting Programs
    anti shake, back light, sunset, text, beach/snow, children, close-up, fireworks, dawn/dusk, fireworks, landscape, landscape, night mode, portrait mode, night scene, portrait mode, sunrise
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Blue, Frames, Green, Negative, Neutral, Red, Red, Sepia, Sepia, Soft, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (warm white), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/2 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, carrying strap

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Lens System

  • Type
    Schneider-Kreuznach 5 x zoom lens - 7.8 - 39 mm - f/2.8-4.4, 5 x zoom lens - 7.8 - 39 mm - f/2.8-4.4
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.4
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in, 0.4 in - 31.5 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Range
    31.5 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Lens Brand
    Schneider-Kreuznach
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    20 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    20 MB flash
  • Image Storage
    Super-fine JPEG 3264 x 2448 : 57 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 3264 x 2448 : 103 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 3264 x 2448 : 180 - with 256MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 93 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 158 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 271 - with 256MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 172 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 265 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 425 - with 256MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 558 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 663 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 1024 x 768 : 742 - with 256MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 3264 x 1824 : 83 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 3264 x 1824 : 134 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 3264 x 1824 : 232 - with 256MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 3264 x 2176 : 68 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 3264 x 2176 : 115 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 3264 x 2176 : 206 - with 256MB card, JPEG 3264 x 2488
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1024 x 768
    JPEG 3264 x 1824
    JPEG 3264 x 2176
  • Video Capture
    MPEG-4 - 800 x 592 - 20 fps
    MPEG-4 - 800 x 592 - 15 fps
    MPEG-4 - 720 x 480 - 20 fps
    MPEG-4 - 720 x 480 - 15 fps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 20 fps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 20 fps
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 15 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    30 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, AE lock, AF lock, cropping an image, audio recording, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, auto power save, interval shooting mode, cropping an image, resizing an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, sharpness control, in-camera movie editing, interval shooting mode, resizing an image

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Technology
    Alkaline
  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    2 x AA alkaline battery ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Samsung Digimax Master

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.2 - X 10.3, Apple Mac OS X 10.1 - 10.3, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • Labs information
    All values are expressed in seconds. Please visit our <ref type="link" url="http://reviews.cnet.com/Labs/4520-6603 7-1014358-1.html">labs information page</ref> for information on how digital cameras are tested.
  • CNET Labs Shutter lag bright
    0.5
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    2.1
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    3.2
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.0
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    2.1

General

  • Manufacturer
    Samsung