Summary: The Samsung camera is a sharp-looking model and it's a lot of fun to use, thanks to a large zoom lens and plenty of special-effect features. The touchscreen LCD is another great touch with this camera, as it provides beginning photographers with an easy-to-use menu structure, making the WB250F as natural to use as a smartphone, but with much greater photography features.
Excerpt: Samsung WB250F is a compact camera that offers a powerful 18x zoom, Wi-Fi and a touch screen in an incredibly low price. The Samsung WB250F is one of the first cameras to convince Samsung in full. In fact, the Korean manufacturer has long been active in this area, but so far it seemed had not yet found the right way to emerge.
Summary: Samsung has spent the last few years revitalizing their imaging product line. Most recently their additions include the NX300 , EX2F , NX20 , and the subject of this review, the WB250F. With these new cameras, Samsung is further cementing their reputation as a leader in the smart camera genre. Enabling users to quickly transfer images from the camera to their smart phone or tablet, this technology makes sharing your images easier than ever before.
Pros: Compact body design, yet still very ergonomic, Fun feature set of creative photo effects, Advanced Wi-Fi functionality
Cons: Zoom lags, Wi-Fi on phone is not in use while downloading images from camera, Body of camera does not feel durable
Excerpt: The Samsung WB250F boasts built-in Wi-Fi, a 3 inch touch screen and 18x optical zoom. With the ability to easily share photos and an extremely versatile zoom lens, it is an ideal travel camera. It is available in white, black, blue and red for around £200.00.
Pros: Built-in Wi-Fi, Decent zoom range for a pocketable camera, Good value for money, Full manual controls, 1080p HD video recording, Images are colourful, AWB performs well, Well stitched panoramas
Cons: No RAW shooting, Hand grip could be rubberised, No CIPA rating for the battery, Continuous shooting limited to 6 shots, No HDMI connection
This camera has integrated Wi-Fi that allows you to easily transfer images to a smartphone
Good Gear Guide.au
15 March 2013
Summary: Samsung's WB250F can capture clear and vibrant images, and it gives you the bonus feature of Wi-Fi, with which you can transfer pictures from the camera to a smartphone. It has good credentials as a camera, and the Wi-Fi stuff can be useful, even though battery life takes a hit and even though some of the sharing features can be frustrating to use.
Pros: Clear image quality, Lots of zoom, Wi-Fi
Cons: Built-in sharing services aren't great, Menu a little sluggish, Battery life with Wi-Fi on
Conclusion: La nueva apuesta de Samsung, WB250F Smart Camera, es una cámara de gran calidad que cubre las necesidades de usuarios noveles y usuarios medios y que, si tenemos en cuenta las limitaciones de la compacta, podría cubrir las necesidades de usuarios avanzados. Es una cámara muy fácil de utilizar que ofrece imágenes de gran calidad y con un zoom de infarto para las compactas medidas de la cámara. Es la compañera perfecta de cualquier viaje, escapada o fin de semana.
Excerpt: Fazit: Die Samsung WB250F ist eine komfortabel ausgestattete und zoomstarke Kamera. Dank WLAN schicken Sie Aufnahmen kabellos zum Smartphone. Die WB250F bietet eine mäßig gute Bildqualität und eignet sich zumindest bei weitwinkliger Brennweite für Schnappschüsse.
Conclusion: La Samsung WB250F è in definitiva una fotocamera di buona qualità, con una scheda tecnica di buon livello e qualche nota da evidenziare, come la connettività Wi-Fi, il display touchscreen, i comandi manuali, uno zoom ottico elevato, i filmati Full HD e un’ottima ergonomia. Tuttavia, presenta alcuni lati negativi, come ad esempio un autofocus non sempre veloce e un eccessivo rumore a valori ISO bassi.