LCD and Viewfinder
Samsung CL80 has a Fixed Type 3.7″ LCD screen with a resolution of 230k dots. The 3.7″ screen is larger than average but230kdot resolution is lower than most of the recent models in this class.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
CL80 doesn't have a viewfinder and no option for external viewfinder. Lack of a viewfinder can be problematic especially under strong light where visibility of LCD screens goes down dramatically. If you need a Compact camera with a built-in viewfinder in a similar price range, consider Nikon Coolpix P7800 (Compare) or Fujifilm X30 (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Samsung CL80 can shoot continuously at max speed of and has max shutter speed of 1/1500 sec.
Unfortunately CL80 doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Samsung CL80 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
With Samsung CL80, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1280 x 720 at 30,15 fps and save in and Motion JPEG formats. 1280 x 720 is a low video resolution by todays standards. If video quality is important for you, we recommend you to look at cameras with Full HD, even better 4K / Ultra-HD resolution .
CL80 has a built-in Stereo microphone but no speaker.
Samsung CL80 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Compact camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Nikon Coolpix P7800 or Fujifilm X30 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect CL80 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Samsung CL80 Features Compared to Main Competitors