Samsung WB750 summary
Samsung WB750 is Samsung's Small Sensor Superzoom camera originally introduced on September of 2011. It uses a 13 MegaPixel, BSI-CMOS 1/2.3" size sensor with a full resolution of 4096 x 3072.
The WB750 comes in at #114 out of 243 in Small Sensor Superzoom cameras & overall #626 out of 1436 for digital cameras in our database. Please look at our Smart camera finder to see camera listings based on your personalized requirements.
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Samsung WB750 family
The Samsung WB750 has a history of related digital cameras. Here, you can check out all earlier and most recent models along with key specifications.
Samsung WB750 Gallery
You can view the WB750 from several angles in the gallery here.
Samsung WB750 Pros and Cons
Here is a shortlist of pluses and minuses of the Samsung WB750 based on aspects which are typically regarded as essential in a camera.
Samsung WB750 Sensor information
The sensor specification in the Samsung WB750 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor is able to capture 4096 x 3072 pixels with aspect ratios of 4:3 and 16:9. The camera features Image Stabilization (Optical). In body stabilization is better than digital stabilization as the latter might lead to cropping.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
The BSI-CMOS sensor has 13MP and supports a native ISO range of 100 - 3200. Sadly, RAW photos are not saved which means that you have less room to maneuver in post.
The image underneath illustrates the WB750's sensor size when compared to other common sizes. The WB750 sensor has a crop factor of 5.8 and is presented in green.Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
To get a sense of specific aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.
Samsung WB750 dimensions
Samsung WB750 weighs about 0.43 pounds (193 grams or 6.81 oz) & has external measurements of 105mm x 59mm x 25mm (4.1" x 2.3" x 1.0"). The weight of average Small Sensor Superzoom camera is 387 grams so the Samsung WB750 is less heavy compared to its competitors.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
Underneath is a image of the Samsung WB750 besides a softdrink so you can get a feel for its size.
The top view just below will provide the button layout on the WB750.
Samsung WB750 Lens information
The WB750 has a built-in lens giving a focal range of 24-432mm making it a 18.0 x zoom which is exceptional and could enable you to zoom all the way in.
At it's widest 24mm, the lens features an aperture of f3.2 and that is somewhat sluggish and not good for low light occasions and you will likely struggle to get good bokeh. You could also need to up your ISO giving you noisy pictures. Towards the long end, 432mm is excellent zoom and comes at f5.8 making it very sluggish and you would have to utilize slow shutter speeds.
Samsung WB750 Connectivity
The WB750 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- HDMI Yes
Digital cameras that incorporate NFC and Bluetooth connectivity can be used wirelessly with smartphones. You are able to transfer photos and sometimes adjust settings with no need to connect physically with the camera.
Certain apps also enable a Liveview and release the shutter in case you are not close to the camera. If the camera provides a HDMI port, it can be attached to an external screen. A lot of cameras enable you to charge the battery pack through the USB socket.
Samsung WB750 Video information
The highest possible video resolution in the Samsung WB750 is 1920 x 1080 and you can save in MPEG-4 and H.264 format. 1080p resolution gives a great balance for quality and file size but 1080p won't leave you with any room to downsample. The body does not offer a microphone and headphone jack which means you have zero control over the audio. It is probably a better idea to consider a different model if you require good audio for your video clips.
Samsung WB750 Weather Sealing
There is no environment proofing in the Samsung WB750 so you have to be careful in wet or dusty situations.
Samsung WB750 Display and Viewfinder
The Samsung WB750 houses a 3" fixed display with a resolution of 460k dots.
Sadly the display is not a touch screen.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The View Finder specifications for Samsung WB750 are as follows:
- ViewFinder None
For sunny outdoor situations that make the camera displays washed out and hard to see, viewfinders will be very useful.
Samsung WB750 Shutter information
Samsung WB750 continuous shooting rate is 10.0 fps. The highest shutter speed is 1/2000s.
Samsung WB750 Flash and Hot shoe information
Samsung WB750 features just integrated flash without external flash support.
Samsung WB750 Autofocus information
Samsung WB750 features only Contrast Detect Auto Focus & is missing Phase Detect Auto Focus. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot quicker and exact compared to Contrast Detect autofocusing. The camera boasts Face detect which can be helpful for portraits.
It also boasts Tracking Auto Focus for moving objects. Samsung WB750 comes with manual focus if required for low light or you want more accurate focus control.
Samsung WB750 Battery life
The average Small Sensor Superzoom camera battery life is 316. Fujifilm HS35EXR comes with the best (600) battery life for this group of cameras.
Underneath is a collection of Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with the strongest battery life:
Samsung WB750 for different types of photography
The following graph gives a outline of the Samsung WB750 for different types of photography. To find out more, check out the specific section underneath.
Portrait photography with Samsung WB750
The Samsung WB750 gets a score of 42 which is really bad, and means the camera is simply not appropriate to use for portraits. Taking portrait photos leans greatly towards sensor resolution, support for RAW photos and ability to work with external lighting.
Samsung WB750 Street photography features
Getting a nice points total of 62, the Samsung WB750 is a fine pick to buy for street photography. A very good street photography camera provides a fine balance of image quality and portability.
Samsung WB750 Sports photography highlights
A modest sports photography rating of 51 indicates the Samsung WB750 is fairly suitable for taking pictures of sports. A camera should have excellent autofocus plus shutter speeds for sports photography.
Samsung WB750 Travel photography details
Portability is extremely important in picking a camera for travel. Over-all, the Samsung WB750 gets a very good 69 for a travelling camera which makes it a respectable choice to take on your travels.
Samsung WB750 Landscape photography factors
When you're looking to buy a camera for landscape pictures, the most critical aspect will no doubt be image quality. The Samsung WB750 with it's decent rating of 49 as a landscape camera is relatively adequate among its competitors.
Samsung WB750 Vlogging details
A vlogging camera should really have a moving display screen, microphone port and if possible IBIS. Taking everything into account, the Samsung WB750 is simply not appropriate as a vlog camera as it receives a really bad rating of 34.
Samsung WB750 Alternatives
If you are in the market for replacements to the WB750, here is a range of the highest scored cameras which fall into the category of Small Sensor Superzoom.
The line graph here shows you a summary of the WB750 versus it's top ranked competitors shown earlier.
There are a bunch of cameras you might look into as alternate options. To browse through a detailed comparison, go to the "compare" link.