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Samsung Digimax 200

alaTest has collected and analyzed 53 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the storage and size. The image quality and usability also get good comments. Some have doubts about the shutter and features.

value for money, usability, image quality, size, storage

battery, performance, responsiveness, features, shutter

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Samsung Digimax 200 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 53 reviews)

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It's good, but...


Vivid, great photos. Easy to use.

Extremely low battery life

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real review


easy use, works great, quality photos

batteries run right through

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Samsung Digimax 200


Good price & easy to use

Poor battery life & slow speed in taking & viewing PIX


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Digimax 200 ,Waste of Time


Good Pictures,Good viewfinder

very poor battery life

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Good price and pics, lousy battery life


Good price - good pics

Slow recording to card speed - batteries don't last

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I love this camera


great camera,many features


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Amazon review summary for Samsung Digimax 200


alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 user reviews of Samsung Digimax 200 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on

value for money, image quality, battery, usability, storage

performance, shutter, responsiveness

81% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Samsung Digimax 200 2MP Digital Camera

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Happy with a bargain?


On a recent trip over the pond to Chicago (I'm from the North of England) I found myself with some spare cash. Whilst in Circuit City I found the Digimax 200 at $149.00 (an open box price) and proceeded to try it out. Unfortunately it seems like a few...

Size, Price, image quality, features

Speed, software, battery life

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Excellent, Value-Packed Camera


I suspect this camera might be made by Kyocera / Yashica. You'll find the exact same camera with their name on it in places such as Ebay. Who knows?

Great Photos, Excellent close-ups, Fully Featured, Tons of Value!

None, for this price

Product Specifications

The Digimax 200 is one of the most compact digital cameras of its class. Boasting a 2.1 megapixel resolution, the 200 has a 2 x digital zoom with a focal length of 6.0mm. There are four flash functions and a white balance for clear, sharp results. Thanks to the 15" TFT LCD monitor, you can preview shots as they happen, either as JPEG or as thumbnails. The Digimax 200 also has 10 - 30 seconds of video capture. Images are stored on the 8MB Smart media card and downloading is fast and efficient via a USB connection.


Battery Form Factor:Standard form factor
Supported Battery Form Factor:AA

Camera Flash

Red Eye Reduction: Yes
Type:Built-in flash

Digital Camera

Supported Flash Memory:SmartMedia

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:1.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):3.8cm
Display Form Factor:Built-in
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Flash Memory

Form Factor:SmartMedia card


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Samsung Digimax

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/2.8
Min Focal Length:6.8mm

Optical Sensor

Optical Sensor Size:1/2.7"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):9.4 mm ( 1/2.7 ) / 9.4 mm ( 1/2.7" )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Resolution:2.1Megapixel

Optical Viewfinder


Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Video Format:AVI
Digital Zoom:2
ISO (Max):200
Light Sensitivity:ISO 100 / ISO 200
Shooting Modes:Frame movie mode
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Digital camera


Viewfinder Type:Optical