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Samsung VP DC171

alaTest has collected and analyzed 74 reviews of Samsung VP DC171. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the portability and zoom. The design and price also get good reviews. Some have doubts about the memory and reliability, while there are some mixed reviews about the usability.

image quality, price, design, zoom, portability

battery, reliability, memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Samsung VP DC171 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung VP DC171

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Samsung VP DC171 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the price and portability. The zoom and image quality also get good opinions. Some have doubts about the battery and reliability.

image quality, zoom, portability, price

usability, reliability, battery

59% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung VP-DC171W/XEU Multi Format Widescreen DVD CamcorderSamsung VP-DC171W/XEU Multi Format Widescreen DVD Camcorder

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: techhappy (productreview.com.au)

Excellent

 

This is one of the best DVD Camcorders we have tested in its price range. This camer came at number one for its colour and picture quality for its price range out of 60 models we tested. Samsung really done well on this one. I can understand why...

Lightwieght, fast charging, super clear images, 34x Zoom, long battery life of 180 minutes, high resolution LCD display with crystal clear playback.

Couldnt find any cons, this is a great camera, that other rater must not know how to use a Camcorder, lol, what a fool, or he probably works for Sony or Panasonic. Either way he is a fool. This is a great Camcorder, any owner who knows how to use a...

Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Samsung VP-DC171W

 

picture quality and easy to use

Battery has a short life span before it requires to be recharged.

Nov, 2007

Consumer review by: kev (reevoo.com)

Samsung VP-DC171W

 

very good product and i liked the look, very easy to use and compact ********** rated.

Battery runs low quickly apatr from that it's a great cdvd.

Nov, 2007

Product Specifications

Camera

On Screen Display (OSD): Yes

Display

Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2.5

Image Sensor

Optical sensor resolution:800000
Optical sensor size:1 / 6
Total megapixels:0.8

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.39 - 45.9
Digital Zoom:1200
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.39 - 45.9
Focal length range (f-f):0.0906 - 3.08
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Optical Zoom:34

Other Features

Snap shot:N
Snapshot:N

Ports & interfaces

PictBridge: No

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/60 - 1/10000

Viewfinder

Viewfinder:112000

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.76
Height:3.43
Weight:14.9
Width:2.13