LCD and Viewfinder
Samsung ST100 has a Fixed Type 3.5″ LCD screen with a resolution of 1,152k dots. The Samsung ST100's 3.5″ screen is larger than average and its resolution is up to the class standarts.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
ST100 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 P7000 (Compare) or Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50 (Lumix DMC-TZ70) (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Samsung ST100 can shoot continuously at max speed of and has max shutter speed of 1/1000 sec.
Unfortunately ST100 doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Samsung ST100 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
Samsung ST100 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Samsung ST100, 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 .
ST100 has a built-in Mono microphone but no speaker.
Samsung ST100 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Compact camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Nikon Coolpix P7000 or Olympus Stylus SH-1 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect ST100 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Samsung ST100 Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Samsung ST100 is $249.99