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Samsung S830

Samsung S830
alaAverage 4.5

8 reviews

Apr, 2014

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the responsiveness and screen, but comments are divided on the portability.

image quality, screen, responsiveness

On average, users rate this product 93/100.

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a superb camera for everyone!!!


Ease of operation

None whatsoever!!!

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Samsung S830


A budget camera with plenty of features and manual control

Image quality, Manual modes, Clear and responsive LCD

Bulky, Awkward controls

A good choice as a budget model, with plenty of features.

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Samsung S830


The Samsung S830 is an 8 megapixel compact camera with a 3x optical zoom. It features a 2.7 inch LCD display, ISO range of 50 - 1600 and shutter speeds of up to 1/1000. The Samsung S830 features some manual control with aperture priority, shutter...

It features a 2.7 inch LCD display, ISO range of 50 - 1600 and shutter speeds of up to 1/1000

Product Specifications

The Samsung S830 is a high resolution digital camera equipped with a true-color filtered 8.1 mega-pixel CCD and a 15x total zoom (3x optical, 5x digital), allowing you to produce high-quality, detailed photos for printing up to poster size. The Samsung S830 has a 2.7" large LCD with improved contrast and color reproduction for easy image framing and reviewing. The Samsung S830 has some great special effect functions - including Color Effect, Highlight, Photo Frame and Composite Shot - that give you unique, and sometimes amusing, shooting experiences beyond conventional picture-taking. You can access each of these special effects with just one touch of the "E" button. The easy-to-use manual features of the Samsung S830 put you in control of the shutter speed and aperture so you can get that perfect shot - easily.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Mono


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

Camera Flash

Red Eye Reduction: Yes
Type:Built-in flash

Digital Camera

Digital Camera Type:Compact
Supported Flash Memory:MultiMediaCard / SD Memory Card

Digital Storage Media

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Built-in
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Back light / Beach/snow / Children / Close-up / Dawn/dusk / Fireworks / Landscape / Night mode / Portrait mode / Sunset

Flash Memory

Form Factor:Integrated
Storage Capacity:20MB


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Samsung

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/2.8-5.1
Max Focal Length:22.2mm
Min Focal Length:7.4mm
Optical Zoom:3
Type:Zoom lens


Microsoft Certification:Works with Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Works with Windows Vista

Optical Sensor

Optical Sensor Size:1/1.8"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):14.1 mm ( 1/1.8 ) / 14.1 mm ( 1/1.8" )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Resolution:8.1Megapixel

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Video Format:MPEG-4
Digital Zoom:5
ISO (Max):400
Light Sensitivity:ISO 100 / ISO 200 / ISO 400 / ISO 50 / ISO auto
Shooting Modes:Frame movie mode
Special Effects:Black & White / Blue / Green / Negative / Red / RGB / Sepia / Soft / Vivid
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Digital camera


Viewfinder Type: None