Samsung TL350 summary
Samsung TL350 is Samsung's Small Sensor Compact camera initially launched on February of 2010. The camera has a 10MP, CMOS 1/2.3" size sensor with a full resolution of 3648 x 2736. It is also known as "WB2000" in certain regions.
The TL350 places at #53 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras & over all #747 out of 1436 for digital cameras in our list. Please look at our Smart camera search to find camera rankings based on your personalized criteria.
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Samsung TL350 family
The Samsung TL350 is part of a family of products. You can see the full list below.
Samsung TL350 Gallery
You can view the TL350 from different angles in the gallery below.
Samsung TL350 Pros and Cons
Here is a collection of good and bad points of the Samsung TL350 based on things that are oftentimes regarded as important in a camera.
Samsung TL350 Sensor specs
The size of the sensor on the Samsung TL350 is 6.08mm x 4.56mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor can capture 3648 x 2736 pixels with aspect ratios of 1:1, 4:3 and 16:9. The camera has Image Stabilization (Optical). In body stabilization is more effective than digital stabilization since the latter might lead to cropping.Photographer fined '$200,000' for failing to deliver photos
The CMOS sensor has 10MP and has a native ISO range of 80 to 3200. RAW photos are saved so you have more margin for error.
The graphic below illustrates the TL350's sensor size when compared to other common sizes. The TL350 sensor has a crop factor of 5.9 and is shown in green.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
To get a sense of different aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.
Samsung TL350 dimensions
Samsung TL350 is 0.43 pounds (195 grams or 6.88 oz) & the overall size of the camera is 100mm x 59mm x 22mm (3.9" x 2.3" x 0.9"). The weight of average Small Sensor Compact camera is 174 grams and the Samsung TL350 is more heavy than various competitors.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
Listed below is a pic of the Samsung TL350 beside a softdrink to help you to get a feel for its size.
The top view below will illustrate the button arrangement on the TL350.
Samsung TL350 Lens details
The TL350 features an inbuilt lens with a focal range of 24-120mm making it a 5.0 x zoom which may not be great however it will probably be helpful in certain scenarios.
At it's widest 24mm, it has an aperture of f2.4 making it kind of sluggish and not great for low light circumstances and you may struggle to get a shallow depth of field. You will probably also need to increase your ISO which results in noisy pictures. With the long end, 120mm comes at f5.8 making it pretty sluggish and you would have to set slow shutter speeds.
Samsung TL350 Connectivity
The TL350 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- HDMI Yes
Digital cameras that incorporate NFC or Bluetooth connectivity can be controlled wirelessly with smartphones. You are able to send pictures and in some cases change camera settings without the hassle of connecting straight with the camera.
A few apps also give a Liveview and release the shutter when you are not close to the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI port, it can be attached to an external monitor. A good number of cameras will allow you to charge the battery pack through the USB socket.
Samsung TL350 Video details
The highest possible video quality on the Samsung TL350 is 1920 x 1080 and you can save in H.264 format. 1080p quality provides a good balance in quality vs file size but 1080p will not give you any room to crop. The body does not offer a microphone or headphone port so you have got zero control over the sound. It is probably best to get another camera should you require good sound for your video clips.
Samsung TL350 Weather Sealing
There is no environment proofing on the Samsung TL350 so you have to be careful in rainy and dusty conditions.
Samsung TL350 Display and Viewfinder
The Samsung TL350 has a 3" fixed display with a resolution of 920k dots.
Unfortunately the display is not a touch screen.Control Profoto B10 & B10 Plus with your Android Phone
The ViewFinder details for Samsung TL350 are the following:
- ViewFinder None
Viewfinders are quite handy in bright outdoor conditions which may make the camera display washed out and difficult to see.
Samsung TL350 Shutter details
Samsung TL350 continuous shooting speed is 10.0 frames/s. The highest shutter speed is 1/2000 seconds.
Samsung TL350 Flash and Hot shoe details
Samsung TL350 has just built-in flash with missing external flash support.
Samsung TL350 Autofocus details
Samsung TL350 has only Contrast Based AF & doesn't have Phase Detect AF. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot snappier and precise than Contrast Based autofocusing.
Samsung TL350 features manual focusing in case it is required in low light occasions or you need more precise control on focusing.
Samsung TL350 Battery life
The average Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 features the best (470) battery life in this class of cameras.
Underneath is a collection of Small Sensor Compact cameras having the highest battery life:
Samsung TL350 for different styles of photography
The following graph indicates a rundown of the Samsung TL350 for different styles of photography. To see more, have a look at the specific section below.
Samsung TL350 Portrait photography highlights
The Samsung TL350 gets a score of 36 which is subpar, meaning that it is simply not good for portrait photography. Photographing portrait images favors heavily to sensor specs, support for RAW files plus the capability to utilize off-camera lighting.
Samsung TL350 Street photography advice
Having a very good points total of 65, the Samsung TL350 is a good choice to use in street photography. A very good street photography camera gives a fine balance of image quality plus portability.
Samsung TL350 Sports photography advice
A subpar sports photography points total of 29 means the Samsung TL350 is simply not good for taking pictures of sports. A camera should have very good autofocus and fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
Samsung TL350 Travel photography highlights
Portability is super critical in buying a camera for travel. Overall, the Samsung TL350 gets a reasonable 60 for a travelling camera which makes it reasonably appropriate to take with you on your vacations.
Samsung TL350 Landscape photography details
When you are planning to pick a camera for landscape photography, the most vital aspect will no doubt be image quality. The Samsung TL350 at it's moderate rating of 50 for a landscape camera is relatively suited in the current market.
Samsung TL350 Vlogging info
A vlogging camera really should offer a moving display screen, microphone input and if possible IBIS. Taking everything in to account, the Samsung TL350 is simply not good for vlogging as it gets a subpar rating of 32.
Samsung TL350 Alternatives
If you are looking for alternatives to the TL350, below is a list of the highest scored cameras which fall in to the family of Small Sensor Compact.
The line chart underneath shows you an overview of the TL350 versus it's top rated rivals shown previously.
These are various other cameras you might see as alternatives. To look at a comprehensive comparison, simply click on the "compare" link.