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PL120

SAMSUNG PL120

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PL120

Features

  • Dual Display 6.85cm (2.7) main LCD + 3.81cm (1.5) Large front LCD
  • Dual Display 6.85cm (2.7) main LCD + 3.81cm (1.5) Large front LCD
  • Superior Optical Performance, High image quality(14 Megapixels, 26mm wide angle, 5x zoom)
  • Smart Dual Features: Auto Selfshot, Quick Self shot Animation DIY
  • Magic Frame feature

Edit your own special effects

Edit your own special effects
The unique Magic Frame feature allows you to create sophisticated images and poster-quality visuals that express your mood and personality. Just select one of the built-in Magic Frame templates, including Wall Art, Old Film, Ripple, Full Moon, Old Record, Magazine, Holiday, Classic TV and more. Point the camera at the subject you want, match it within the on-screen template and capture. That’s it. Your subject now is framed by a special mood and background – like magic.

HD quality video. Now in a compact camera

HD quality video. Now in a compact camera
The PL120 artfully combines a professional-grade still camera with a compact HD video camera. You get 720p HD quality video at 30 frames per second. Use the 5x zoom to get up close and vividly personal.

The simple way to go pro

The simple way to go pro
Turn any moment into a perfect memory. And a professional-looking photo. Whether it's a few friends from last night's party or the moon reflecting off the lake, Smart Auto 2.0 (Still & Movie) instantly analyses key elements of your composition then automatically adjusts to capture the perfect shot with multitude of different photo modes and movie modes. And since life isn't a still life, the camera's object tracking feature captures those subjects that just don't, or won't, stand still.

It knows you, and only gets your best side.

It knows you, and only gets your best side.
The PL120 isn't just smart in design. With its Smart Face Recognition technology, the PL120 creates brilliance with every snap. And keeps it that way. By knowing up to 20 of your friends and family, it automatically focuses on them first, making sure the most important subjects are always in crystal clarity. And since the PL120 never forgets a face, you can also browse more efficiently by the people you've registered.
Twice the fun with Dual LCDs

Twice the fun with Dual LCDs

The effortless way to get perfect pictures, Samsung’s 2View PL120 has a generous 3.81cm (1.5) front-side display so you’re part of every image. Preview self-portraits, then click, with you in the frame - easy. Flip the camera around to enjoy photos on the wide 6.85cm (2.7) display. New features change the view on hard to-capture experiences. Children Mode has built-in and downloadable animation options to keep kids’ attention. Jump Shot offers cues before taking two continuous shot. Self-Timer is a visual countdown to coordinate group shots so everyone smiles at the results. Quickly pressing the top display on/off button efficiently manages power. From now on, no more out of the frame glitches. No more babies caught crying. You will never have more fun with other cameras.
Get a whole new view

Get a whole new view

Get more from your lens, whether shooting a memorable landscape or the gang’s reunion around a restaurant table. By using the precision-cut PL120 26mm wide-angle lens, with its 5x optical zoom, you instantly cover a whole-horizon field of view. Now, you can now capture full-scale memories of landmarks and landscapes, entire wedding parties and the tallest skyscrapers.
Invent new looks for your images

Invent new looks for your images

Samsung’s Smart Filter lens and colour options make special moods easy for still shots and videos. Tilt & Shift Lens Effect adds a miniaturised look and the Vignetting Effect makes striking compositional contrasts. New special effects include Soft Focus to soften colours and add an emotional feel as well as Half-Tone Dot to enhance images with a comic-book look. Palette Effect adds an ultra-vivid vibe and a variety of colour options for your images. It’s now a snap to get creative.
Perfect Portrait System

Perfect Portrait System

With our unique Perfect Portrait System, you can get beautiful portrait shots in every condition and moment.
Object Highlight

Object Highlight

The PL120’s new Object Highlight feature manages and adjusts image backgrounds so every face appears crisply front and centre. It works just like a digital single lens reflex camera to put the emphasis on the portrait.

tech specs

Dimension of EC-PL120ZBMBIN

Image Sensor

  • Sensor Type
    Approx. 7.76mm (2.3) CCD
  • Effective Pixel
    Approx. 14.2 Mega pixels
  • Total Pixel
    Approx. 14.4 Mega pixels

Lens

  • Focal Length
    Samsung 5X Zoom Lens f = 4.7 ~ 23.5mm (35mm film equivalent : 26 ~ 130mm)
  • F Value
    F3.3 (W) ~ F5.9 (T)
  • digital zoom
    • Still Image mode : 1.0X ~ 5.0X (Optical x Digital : 25.0X) Play mode : 1.0X ~ 13.5X (depends on image size)

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Focusing

  • Type
    TTL auto focus (Multi AF, Center AF, Face Detection AF,Object Tracking AF, Smart Face Recognition AF)
  • Range
    Normal : 80cm ~ ∞ (W) , 100cm ~ ∞ (T) Macro : 5cm ~ 80cm (W) , 100cm ~ 150cm (T) AutoMacro : 5cm ~ ∞ (W) , 100cm ~ ∞cm (T)

Exposure

  • Control
    Program AE
  • Metering System
    Multi, Spot, Center Weighted, Face Detection AE
  • Compensation
    ±2EV (1/3EV steps)
  • ISO Equivalent
    Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1,600, 3,200 (3M)

Flash

  • Mode
    Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash off, Red eye fix
  • Range
    Wide : 0.2m ~ 3.4m, Tele : 1.0m ~ 1.9m , (ISO AUTO)
  • Recharging Time
    Approx. 4 seconds.

Storage

  • Media
    • Internal memory: 30MB• External memory: Micro SD Card (up to 2GB guaranteed) Micro SDHC (up to 8GB guaranteed)
  • File Format
    Still Image : JPEG (DCF) , EXIF 2.21, DPOF 1.1, PictBridge 1.0Movie Clip : AVI (Video: MJPEG, Audio: AAC)
  • Image Size
    14M : 4320 x 3240, 12M P : 4320 x 2880, 10M : 3648 x 2736, 10M W : 4320 x 2432, 5M : 2592 x 1944, 3M : 1984 x 1488, 2MW : 1920 x 1080, 1M : 1024 x 768

Interface

  • Audio
    Microphone : MonoInternal Speaker : Mono
  • Digital output connector
    USB 2.0
  • Video Output
    AV : NTSC, PAL (user selectable) SCC-AV20
  • DC power input
    4.2V 20Pin

Physical Specification

  • Dimension
    Dimension (WxHxD)
    94.0 x 54.5 x 18.8mm
  • Weight
    110g
  • Operating Temperature
    0 ~ 40 °C
  • Operating Humidity
    5 ~ 85%

Power

  • Power Source
    Type
    Rechargeable battery : BP70AAdaptor : SAC-48, CB20U05AConnector Type : 20pin• Included battery may vary depending on sales region.

Display

  • Type
    TFT LCD
  • Feature
    Main Display : 6.9cm (2.7) QVGA (230K) Front Display : 3.8cm (1.5) 61K TFT LCD

Movie Clip

  • Recording
    With Audio or without Audio - Zoom mute on/off option: zoom mute off is default (Max Recording time 20minutes) Size : 1280 x 720(30/15fps) , 640 x 480 (30/15fps) , 320 x 240 (60/30/15 fps) - Per one file : Max. 4GBZoom : Optical 5X•Smart Auto Movie: Landscape, BlueSky, NaturalGreen, Sunset• Front LCD (hot Key) : Self Movie, Children Animation Movie.
  • Effect
    Smart Filter2.0 : Palette Effect 1, Palette Effect 2, Palette Effect 3, Palette Effect 4, Miniature, Vignetting, Fish Eye, Defog, Classic, Retro, Negative, Custom RGB
  • Edit
    Pause during recording, Still Image Capture, Time Trimming

Still Image

  • Mode
    • Mode : Smart Auto,Program, Scene, Movie • Front LCD (Hot Key) - Easy Self Shot : Front LCD (hot Key) : Self Portrait, Jump Shot, Children mode • Front Mode Setting Tap : Smile on/off, Children Smile on/off, Children Sound, Front Display demo• Smart Auto : Portrait, Night Portrait, Backlight Portrait, Night, Backlight, Landscape, White, NaturalGreen, BlueSky, Sunset, Macro, Macro Text, Macro Colour, Tripod, Action, Fireworks•Scene : Magic Frame, Object Highlight, Beauty shot, Night, Landscape, Text, Sunset, Dawn, Back Light, Beach&Snow• Drive : Single, Continuous, AEB, Motion Capture • Self Timer : Self-timer : 2 seconds., 10 seconds., Double (10 seconds., 2 seconds.) (Front LCD will be turned on when selecting Self timer)

Sharpness

  • Sharpness
    Soft+, Soft, Normal, Vivid, Vivid+

Date Imprinting

  • Date Imprinting
    Date&Time, Date, Off (user selectable)

System Requirement in general

  • For Windows
    Intel Pentium 4, 3.2GHz or later/AMD Athelon 2.6GHz or laterMinimum over 512MB RAM (1GB recommanded) Windows XP/VISTA/7250 MB (Over 1GB recommanded) CD-ROM DriveUSB 2.0Microsoft 9.0c or laterOver 1024 x 768 pixels, 16 bit colour monitor or later (1280 x 1024 pixels, 32 bit colour recommanded) Over 64MB video card (nVIDIA Geforce 7600GT or later/ATI x1600 series or later)
  • For Macintosh
    Not support

REVIEWS (5)

Owners Overall Ratings

5 out of 5 (100%) customers recommend this product

  • Features5.0/5.0
  • Performance4.6/5.0
  • Design5.0/5.0
  • Value4.6/5.0

Owner Reviews

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pradipce32

2014-07-24

  • Features5/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design5/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

This one is the best camera of its class... no other words to define it.

Features, Performance, Design, Value all are awesome. I am using it from almost 3 years, it has been my companion in all the memorable occasions of my life, i just love it.

I have lived many moments again and again with Samsung PL120. It is indeed masterpiece of its class...

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Bhanu

2013-02-19

  • Features5/5.0
  • Performance4/5.0
  • Design5/5.0
  • Value3/5.0

Good product

Such a nice product, fused with all required features for wonderful picture.

Sayan

2011-09-15

  • Features5/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design5/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

very good for all

It is a very good camera for everyone .price is very low and it has all the features i need and had some extra features also .

shivani

2011-08-28

  • Features5/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design5/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

good features introduced in dual LCD

It is an amazing digicam... especially i liked the feature of dual LCD with futrther 4 options to click... good picture quality.... and can be rechaged through laptop just like ipod etc.

... good value for money....

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User Manual

7.78 MB, pdf, ENGLISH

2011.07.30

Firmware (2)

  • Upgrade File

    All OS, 49.25 MB, zip, MULTI LANGUAGE

    2012.05.24 tooltipbox

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    1. Title
    PL120 Firmware version 1108304
    2. Applicable Model
    PL120
    3. Carrier or Corporate Customer
    open market
    4. Description
    - Firmware update according to the change of component part. (Performance & functions are the same.)
    - If this Firmware(Ver.1108304) is not updating on the camera, this update is not neccesary.
    (Ver.1106031 is the latest version for cameras which are before-part-change products.)
  • Upgrade File

    All OS, 48.41 MB, zip, MULTI LANGUAGE

    2011.12.22 tooltipbox

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    1. Title
    [PL120] The latest F/W (ver.1106031)
    2. Applicable Model
    PL210
    3. Carrier or Corporate Customer
    ''Open Market''
    4. Description
    - You should use intelli-studio for upgrading firmware.
    - Improved zoom operation.

    [The difference between ver.1106031 and ver.1108034]
    - Firmware update according to the change of component part. (Performance & functions are the same.)
    - If this Firmware(Ver.1108034) is not updating on the camera, this update is not neccesary.
    (Ver.1106031 is the latest version for cameras which are before-part-change products.)

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