Samsung HZ15W Specifications

Samsung HZ15W

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Samsung HZ15W

Part Number: EC-HZ15WABP/US (Reviewed)

General

  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    12400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Digital Zoom
    5 x
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Samsung

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 15.4 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels, 460,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200 (3Mpix), ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program, manual
  • Shooting Programs
    anti shake, food, landscape, portrait mode, self-portrait, sunset, text, back light, beach/snow, beauty shot, cafe, children, close-up, dawn, fireworks
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Retro, Sepia, Soft, Vivid, noise, Blue, Calm, Classic, Cool, Forest, Green, Negative, Red
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    16 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    Schneider-Kreuznach 10 x zoom lens - 4.2 - 42 mm - f/3.3-5.8
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.3-5.8
  • Min Focal Length
    4.2 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    42 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Brand
    Schneider-Kreuznach
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    gray
  • Color Category
    gray

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    30 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCardplus, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 15 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 60 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 15 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, dual image stabilization, digital image rotation, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, face detection, saturation control, sharpness control, Auto Contrast Balance (ACB), Smile Detection technology, Blink Detection technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, audio recording, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    16 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Samsung SLB-10A
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1050 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Adobe Reader, Apple QuickTime, Drivers & Utilities, Samsung Master

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Samsung
  • Product Line
    Samsung
  • Model
    HZ15W
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200 (3Mpix), ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    5 x
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Retro, Sepia, Soft, Vivid, noise, Blue, Calm, Classic, Cool, Forest, Green, Negative, Red
  • Retouch
    face retouch
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, dual image stabilization, digital image rotation, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, face detection, saturation control, sharpness control, Auto Contrast Balance (ACB), Smile Detection technology, Blink Detection technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, audio recording, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program, manual
  • Shooting Programs
    anti shake, food, landscape, portrait mode, self-portrait, sunset, text, back light, beach/snow, beauty shot, cafe, children, close-up, dawn, fireworks

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.1 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    7.72 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.9 mm ( 1/2.33" )
  • Total Pixels
    12400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12200000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels, 460,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    30 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCardplus, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Samsung
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