Samsung NX5
Samsung NX5
Top 54%1,159 points
Top 54%
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Samsung NX5 review: 49 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

14.6MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.4 x 15.6mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

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 a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

5. 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.
3200 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
400shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

7. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

8. weight

345g
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Samsung NX5
50% have it

11. pixel density

236ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi

12. resolution

588 x 392px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px

13. battery power

1300mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

14. width

87mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

15. volume

425.9cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

16. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

17. height

123mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

18. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Samsung NX5
54% have it

19. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Samsung NX5
45% have it

20. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Samsung NX5
65% have it

21. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Samsung NX5
47% have it

22. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Samsung NX5
15% have it

23. 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 NX5
45% have it

24. thickness

39.8mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

25. has an optical viewfinder

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.
Samsung NX5
29% have it

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