Samsung NX100
Top 57%658 points
Top 57%
Megapixels
Number of cameras
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Top 95%
747 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Samsung NX100: 43 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

15.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
294
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
15.6 x 23.4mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
247
0

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
15
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
191
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
3fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
176
0

5. weight

340g
HTC Re: 65.5g
142
0

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
6400ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
127
0

7. video recording

1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
115
0

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
420shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

9. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.6bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
87
0

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00025s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
81
0

11. pixel density

385ppi
Hasselblad Stellar: 544ppi
77
0

12. width

71mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

13. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
10.7Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
72
0

14. height

121mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

15. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
614000k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
71
0

16. volume

295.16cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

17. thickness

34.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

18. battery power

1300mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX: 4360mAh
69
0

19. resolution

960 x 640px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
69
0

20. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Samsung NX100
14% have it
58
0

21. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
58
0

22. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Samsung NX100
43% have it
54
0

23. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Samsung NX100
26% have it
54
0

24. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Samsung NX100
88% have it
51
0

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Samsung NX100
66% have it
49
0

26. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Samsung NX100
45% have it
48
0

27. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Samsung NX100
67% have it
41
0

28. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Samsung NX100
88% have it
41
0

29. shoots raw

A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
Samsung NX100
55% have it
41
0

30. Has a hot shoe

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
Samsung NX100
51% have it
40
0

31. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
30s
Hasselblad H5D-200c MS: 720s
37
0

32. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Samsung NX100
64% have it
37
0

33. has manual focus

This allows to manually set the focus.
Samsung NX100
59% have it
35
0

34. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Samsung NX100
93% have it
32
0

35. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5: 3.1
31
0

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