LCD and Viewfinder
Samsung WB30F 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.
WB30F 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 WB30F can shoot continuously at max speed of Unknown and has max shutter speed of 1/2000 sec.
Unfortunately WB30F doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Samsung WB30F features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
Samsung WB30F also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Samsung WB30F, 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 .
WB30F has a built-in Mono microphone and a Mono speaker.
Samsung WB30F 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
Thanks to the built-in wireless (Wi-Fi) connectivity feature, Samsung WB30F lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection.
Samsung WB30F has a USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port to connect your camera to other devices.
Samsung WB30F Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Samsung WB30F is $241.00