LCD and Viewfinder
Samsung MV800 has a Tilting 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 460k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
MV800 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 MV800 can shoot continuously at max speed of and has max shutter speed of 1/2000 sec.
Unfortunately MV800 doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Samsung MV800 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
Samsung MV800 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Samsung MV800, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1280 x 720 at 30,15 fps and save in MPEG-4 and H.264 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 .
MV800 has a built-in Mono microphone but no speaker.
Samsung MV800 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 MV800 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Samsung MV800 Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Samsung MV800 is $499.00