LCD and Viewfinder
Samsung HZ25W has a Fixed Type 3" LCD screen with a resolution of 230k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
HZ25W 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 Fujifilm X30 (Compare) or Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS70 (Lumix DC-TZ90) (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Samsung HZ25W can shoot continuously at max speed of
and has max shutter speed of 1/2000 sec
Unfortunately HZ25W doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Samsung HZ25W features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
With Samsung HZ25W, 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
HZ25W has a built-in Mono microphone but no speaker.
Samsung HZ25W doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Compact camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Fujifilm X30 or Olympus XZ-2 iHS in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
Samsung HZ25W has a USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port to connect your camera to other devices.
Samsung HZ25W Features Compared to Main Competitors