Samsung WB850F Wi-Fi-connected camera

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Samsung WB850F Wi-Fi-connected Camera


Samsung WB850F Wi-Fi-connected camera The Samsung WB850F SMART Long Zoom Digital Camera is designed with more than image capture in mind. The WB850F is a WiFi enabled "travel zoom" camera that gives you the ability to send photos straight from the device. Users can email photos or share them on social networks from any WiFi hotspot. The WB850F also boasts free storage space on Samsung's AllShare Play and Microsoft Sky Drive, making user's photos accessible anywhere. Additionally, the camera uses GPS features and Live Landmark for downloading maps and finding information about local points of interest. The camera's Digital Compass also gives users their location and tells them how far they are from other locations.

Aside from all the great travel-friendly features, the WB850F also sports some decent optical specs as well. The camera has a 16Mp BSI CMOS sensor for capturing both stills and 1080p HD video. The 23mm Schneider wide-angle lens works together with 21x optical zoom, Dual Image Stabilization, a 3.0" AMOLED screen, and numerous other functions to help you capture your memories with accuracy and clarity. Additionally, the camera also puts manual controls at your disposal for a full range of creativity not normally available in the point-and-shoot class.  Jan 10, 2012

Shooting Features

  • 16Mp BSI CMOS high-sensitivity sensor
  • 23mm Schneider wide-angle lens
  • 21x optical zoom
  • 3.0" AMOLED (921K) display
  • 1080p/30fps full HD video recording with Sound Alive
  • Creative Movie Maker
  • Manual controls
  • Built-in GPS: Map view, POI (Point of Interest)
  • Live Panorama
Auto Backup Now you can save images to your computer in a snap. With Auto Backup you can wirelessly transfer photos and movies to your PC - even if the computer is turned off. With one simple setting, the camera can turn on any PC with Wake-on LAN functionality. And when your images are saved, the camera can shut down the computer to save energy as well as your memories Samsung Mobile Link
    Now you can send images directly from you Samsung SMART camera to any Android smartphone, iPhone, or tablet with the Samsung Mobile Link app. It's so simple; you don't even have to send the image as a text message or as an email. Sharing moments while on the go has never been easier or faster
Social Sharing
    Don't keep your Facebook friends or Twitter followers waiting. With social sharing you can instantly post must-see images and videos to your favorite social networks. Just select and upload wherever you have a WiFi connection, and then add tags and comments. Share with your Blogger followers, or post to Picasa or YouTube - and many more social networks
Remote Viewfinder
    Control your camera - even from over 32' away - by using your smartphone as the viewfinder. Available for select smartphones, the Remote Viewfinder app lets you preview images, adjust the camera settings, zoom in and out, frame the scene, and tag the shot with the location - all from your phone, wirelessly. Take the perfect group shot every time, even when you're in it
Email
    There are times when you want to selectively share images - like a beautiful photo with your spouse. You can wirelessly email content directly from the camera to anybody with an email account. You can also include a few words of your own along with the image, too
Cloud Service
    With the cloud-based storage service, you'll never run out of room in your memory card or lose your valuable pictures - even on the go. Wirelessly save images to Samsung's cloud services, AllShare Play and Microsoft Skydrive, then view them anytime on your smartphone, tablet. Even download them to your PC later
TV Link
    Relive your tropical island vacation on your HDTV the second you return home without fussing with cables. Samsung's TV Link lets you tap into your home network to wirelessly stream photos and movies directly from your camera to your HDTV, laptop and other DLNA Certified devices. Let the show begin - immediately
WiFi Direct
    At home or on the go, wirelessly send images or videos to a smartphone, tablet, or share on a Smart TV - even when you're not near a WiFi hotspot. Samsung's WiFi-enabled cameras feature WiFi Direct, a functionality that lets you transfer images on Samsung's WiFi Direct enabled devices within range - No additional app needed

Specifications
Body type Compact  
Sensor
Max resolution 4608 x 3456  
Other resolutions 4608 x 3072, 4608 x 2592, 3648 x 2736, 2832 x 2832, 2592 x 1944, 1984 x 1488, 1920 x 1080, 1024 x 768  
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9  
Effective pixels 16.2 megapixels  
Sensor photo detectors 16.8 megapixels  
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)  
Sensor type BSI-CMOS  
Image
ISO Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200  
White balance presets 5  
Custom white balance Yes (1)  
Image stabilization Optical  
Uncompressed format No  
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 23 483 mm  
Optical zoom 21  
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Face Detection
 
Digital zoom Yes (4x)  
Manual focus Yes  
Normal focus range 80 cm (31.5")  
Macro focus range 5 cm (1.97")  
Lens mount None  
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed  
Screen size 3"  
Screen dots 614,000  
Touch screen No  
Screen type AMOLED display  
Live view Yes  
Viewfinder type None  
Photography features
Maximum aperture F2.8 - F5.9  
Minimum shutter speed 8 sec  
Maximum shutter speed 1/2000 sec  
Aperture priority Yes  
Shutter priority Yes  
Manual exposure mode Yes  
Subject / scene modes Yes  
Built-in flash Yes  
Flash range 3.5 m  
External flash No  
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Fill-in, Slow Sync  
Continuous drive Yes (10fps, 5fps, 3fps)  
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec, Double)  
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
 
Exposure compensation 2 EV (at 1/3 EV steps)  
WB Bracketing No  
Videography features
Format
  • MPEG-4
  • H.264
 
Microphone Mono  
Speaker Mono  
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (30fps), 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 480fps (176 x 128), 240fps (384 x 288)  
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC  
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)  
HDMI Yes  
Wireless Built-In  
Physical
Environmentally sealed No  
Battery Battery Pack  
Battery description Lithium-Ion SLB-10A rechargeable battery & charger  
Weight (inc. batteries) 250 g (0.55 lb / 8.82 oz)  
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes  
GPS BuiltIn


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