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Samsung PL57

Samsung PL57
alaAverage 4.4

9 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the usability. The value for money also gets good feedback, whereas there are some critical reviews about the build quality.

value for money, usability

build quality

On average, users rate this product 87/100.

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Samsung PL57


Excellent camera for the price

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had this camera since january and has already broke, is an excellent camera just a shame it is not very durable!!if ur thinking aabout using it for clubbin, bring a case and DO NOT drop it!!

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good for £80 - best to replace desposible


I just been looking around for a cheap camera that i won't have to worry about if it gets dropped as its mostly going to be used for nights out, gigs and general activities where it may get damaged. Although i have yet to use it on any of these as i...


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handy and posh


not bad for the price instruction very staight forward good product for the price image very clear common guys buy for holiday snaps

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Good price


For 79.99 pounds sterling you cannot go wrong. I compared quite a few cameras and read reviews from other sites before buying ,am very happy with it,also take advantage of the offer that comes with camera you get a protective screen cover ,camera...

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Great value


Pretty avrage if left in auto I found using the program mode Works best , Even if not sure what everything means in it . It will tell you the basics over all amazing buy.

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Anyone know if sound still works whilst zooming in when recording a video? Nice camera & seems as though it does it's job nicely but i'd like to know about the sound as if i were to buy this camera i will be using it to record videos mainly as well as...

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Good Buy


All round the camera is superb, especially having more optical zoom than many other camera in its price catchment

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My dad got me this camera for Christmas, It is fantastic the quality of the pictures are great plus there's some great features. It's unbelieveably easy to use, I would definately recommend this (great value for money too!)

Product Specifications


Autofocus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Changeable Lens: No
Image Stabiliser:Electronical Image Stabiliser
Integrated GPS Module: No
Touchscreen: No
View Finder Type:LCD Monitor


Bluetooth: No
HDMI Interface: No
PictBridge: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
Bridge Camera: No
Chip Type:CCD
Product Type:Compact Camera
Sensor Size:1/2.3''
SLR / Compact:Compact Camera


Longest Shutter Speed in s:8
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/2000


Compact Flash Card: No
Memory Stick / Memory Stick Pro: No
Memory Stick Duo / Duo Pro: No
Memory Type:Internal + External
Micro Drive: No
Multimedia Card: No
SDXC Card: No
Secure Digital Card: Yes
Secure Digital High Capacity Card: Yes
XD Card: No

Power Supply

Battery Model:Samsung SLB-10A
Battery Type:Samsung SLB-10A


Aperture Priority: No
Face Detection Mode:Face Detection
Movie / Voice Recording:Movie + Voice
RAW Format: No
Serial Shot Mode: Yes
Shutter Priority: No