Samsung ST66Samsung ST72
Top 62%572 points
Top 62%
Top 63%570 points
Top 63%
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Megapixels
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Top 95%
674 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 ST66 vs Samsung ST72: 37 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0.62% more megapixels.
16.10MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
16.20MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.2 x 4.6mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
6.17 x 4.55mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
30fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
30fps

4. weight

13g lighter.
101g
HTC Re: 65.50g
114g

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.
3200ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
3200ISO

6. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
720 x 30fps

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
370shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
250shots

8. pixel density

8.47% higher pixel density.
256ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
236ppi

9. width

5.40mm narrower.
52.60mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
58mm

10. height

3.95mm shorter.
90.05mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
94mm

11. volume

18.43% less body volume.
80.05cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
98.14cm³

12. thickness

1.10mm thinner.
16.90mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
18mm

13. battery power

0% more battery power.
740mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
740mAh

14. resolution

0.43% higher resolution.
553 x 415px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
588 x 392px

15. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
35% have it

16. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.70"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
3"

17. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
22% have it

18. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Samsung ST66
72% have it

19. 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 ST66
25% have it

20. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
87% have it

21. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Samsung ST66
65% have it

22. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Samsung ST66
45% have it

23. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
5x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.30x
5x

24. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Canon EOS M6: 2
1

25. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
2.50f
Ricoh GR II: 1f
2.50f

26. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
1
Nikon D5: 400
1

27. 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.
8s
Hasselblad H5D-50c: 720s
2s

28. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
93% have it

29. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Samsung ST66
92% have it

30. has manual white balance

With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
95% have it

31. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
98% have it

32. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
98% have it

33. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
93% have it

34. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
99% have it

35. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Samsung ST66
Samsung ST72
99% have it

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