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Samsung SC-D23

Samsung SC-D23
alaScore 70

216 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 216 reviews of Samsung SC-D23. The average rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Samsung SC-D23 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 70/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 216 reviews)

1 expert reviews

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung SC-D23

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 167 user reviews of Samsung SC-D23 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com.

61% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung SCD23 MiniDV Camcorder with 2.5 LCDSamsung SCD23 MiniDV Camcorder with 2.5 LCD

Feb, 2018

Expert review by: (best-digital-camcorder-reviews.com)

Samsung SCD23

 

Samsung SCD23 MiniDV Camcorder with 2.5 LCD.

The Samsung SCD23 features a high-performance 1/6" 680,000 Pixel CCD to capture high-quality video and digital photos. It's also fitted with a 10X optical zoom and a 800X digital zoom lens. Digital zoom is a powerful tool, but it can lead to...

Consumer review by: Bob (shopzilla.com)

Samsung SCD23/24_Bad Camcorder_WARNING!!!

 

Nice design, Manual focus, professional properties

CCD is BAD! Black LCD screen wo any visual in viewfinder!

Feb, 2009

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

 

Lightweight, easy to carry.

Need additional 1394 firewire and picures are horrible

Jul, 2007

Consumer review by: Bob (shopzilla.com)

Samsung unresponsive to internal component failure

 
Aug, 2005

Consumer review by: lefty (shopzilla.com)

defect while on playback

 

very good video

problems with playback. broken pixels.

Aug, 2004

Consumer review by: SPED (shopzilla.com)

BUY THIS DIGICAM TO MAKE FUN

 

Easy to operate,good quality movies,

still image resolution- not good

Apr, 2004

Consumer review by: scott71 (shopzilla.com)

Great camera for video editing and home videos.

 

Light, compact, easy to setup and use.

None so far...

Jan, 2004

Consumer review by: zorba (shopzilla.com)

Ooops, try again!

 

good nite pix,

false advertising, USB problems

Dec, 2003

Consumer review by: anticourier (shopzilla.com)

REAL PLEASED

 

EASY TO LEARN TAKES NICE VIDEO

POOR DIGITAL PICTURE

Nov, 2003

Consumer review by: bub0987 (shopzilla.com)

GODESS OF CAM-CORDING

 

I LOVE THIS THING!!

FREAKING IDIOTS WITH THE "USB'...LEARN TO USE A COMPUTER!!

Nov, 2003

Product Specifications

Samsung introduces the SC-D23 with its 2.5 in LCD and enhanced night recording capability. The user will be able to shoot in low light luminance with the enhanced LSS feature. PRODUCT FEATURES: Lens: Optical 10x, Digital 400x; CCD: 680K pixels; Built-in DSC (Memory-Stick Slot); Image Stabilizer: DIS; TFT LCD: 2.5in.; Color Slow Shutter; 0 Lux Night Pix, Power Nite Pix; PC Link: USB, IEEE1394 In/Out; MPEG 4 Video Clip Recording; Color OSD, Beep sound; Easy-Q, Easy-Navigator; Built In Light.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Omni-directional / Stereo
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes

Camera Flash

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:6.1in
Height:3.5in
Weight:1.1lbs
Width:2.3in

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.4cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Hi-speed shutter / Portrait mode / Sand & snow / Sports mode / Spotlight

Header

Localization:English
Manufacturer:Samsung
Model:23/SC-D23
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Samsung/Samsung SCD

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/1.4
Max Focal Length:27mm
Min Focal Length:2.7mm
Optical Zoom:10
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Sensor Resolution:680Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/6"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):4.2 mm ( 1/6 ) / 4.2 mm ( 1/6" )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabilizer:Electronic

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Analog Video Format:NTSC
Digital Scene Transition:Fade trigger
Digital Video Format:MPEG-4
Digital Zoom:800
Media Type:Mini DV
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Special Effects:Art / Black & White / Cinema / Emboss / Make-up / Mirror / Mosaic / Negative / Sepia
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Color Support:Black & white
Viewfinder Type:LCD