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Samsung HZ50W / WB5500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 reviews of Samsung HZ50W / WB5500. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Opinions about the lens and design are on the whole positive. The portability and performance also get good opinions. There are some less positive comments about the image quality and battery. There are some mixed opinions about the usability.

price, performance, portability, design, lens

shutter, battery, image quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Samsung HZ50W / WB5500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Samsung HZ50W / WB5500


alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Samsung HZ50W / WB5500 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on People are impressed by the portability and zoom. The design and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative reviews about the image quality and usability.

price, design, zoom, portability

usability, image quality

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Sep, 2020

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I like this camera


I'm not an expert on digital cameras but I really like the way this camera works for clear, excellent color and easy to operate. It does everything I wanted it to and the price was great!!

Dec, 2010

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Love my new camera!


I have always owned Samsung digital cameras & I wanted to take a step up & purchased this one. It is wonderful! I love it! Pictures are crisp & clear, great color.

Dec, 2010

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What a perfect camera!


Easy to use, features are all intuitive, zoom is fantastic, photo quality is superb, if you don't want to spend hundreds of dollars for DSLR but you want quality of DSLR; something more than just a point-n-shoot camera, this HZ50W is the one you have...

Dec, 2010

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Samsung WB5500


easy to use and very good lense


Jun, 2011

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Samsung WB5500


It is lightweight and easy to handle

To start with using the manual (both the detailed one on the cd and the written one) it appears to be more complicated than it actually is.

Apr, 2011

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Samsung WB5500


This camera is a good starting point for people who want to progress onto a full SLR camera.

Feb, 2011

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Samsung WB5500


many features of cameras twice the price.

battery/sd card cover can be caught and opened too easily.

Nov, 2010

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