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SMART CAMERA WB250F

SAMSUNG WB250F

SMART CAMERA WB250F Image sharing made automatic, convenient, and simple. With enhanced Wi-Fi connectivity, the classically influenced WB250F SMART CAMERA delivers images simultaneously to your smartphone and conveniently to your family and friends. The Hybrid Touch User Interface makes sharing simple — and the 18x zoom, 24mm wide-angle lens and Best Face help you create stunning images, well-worth sharing. 0 5 0 reviews

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SMART CAMERA WB250F

Features

  • Shoot from far away, and share with those close to you
  • Presenting the Samsung WB250F, an elegantly designed SMART CAMERA that simplifies image sharing through enhanced Wi-Fi connectivity and a Hybrid Touch User Interface.
  • It also delivers higher-quality close-ups, candids, and panoramas with the 18x Zoom and 24mm wide-angle lens.

One touch opens a world of connectivity

Wi-Fi Connectivity with DIRECT LINK Experience the wireless advantages of the SMART CAMERA's Wi-Fi connectivity and truly intelligent features. The dedicated DIRECT LINK hot key helps you quickly connect to Wi-Fi networks, while AutoShare, Social Sharing, Cloud, email, AllShare Play and PC Auto Backup let you share memories with friends and family around the world. Features including, Software Upgrade Notifier, the Samsung SMART CAMERA App, MobileLink and Remote Viewfinder make it easy to connect to your smartphone and tablet.

Capture brilliance in low-light settings

14M BSI CMOS sensor & Low Light Shot A sunset beach party, a dimly-lit dance club — great photo opportunities don’t always have the best lighting. Capture properly exposed images in low-light situations with the 14-megapixel BSI (Back Side Illuminated) CMOS sensor, which needs less light than conventional sensors. And use Low Light Shot to automatically select the best setting and merge three continuous shots into one, clear photo.

SMART CAMERA with design smarts

Stylish and Classic Design The quietly beautiful SMART CAMERA re-imagines the classic professional camera and brings it into the digital era. With a slender body, the design highlights its modern sensibilities with flashes of timeless elegance. Even the unobtrusive DIRECT LINK button maintains the sleek build. The impressive wide-angle lens helps entice your subjects to smile, while the pop-up flash surprises and delights.

Instantly rewind to the picture perfect moment

Best Face Missed it With the Best Face feature that won’t happen again. Use it to travel back in time after you’ve taken a picture to replace faces with the perfect moment. Use it to open eyes, replace a smile, or find that perfect expression. With the combination lightning fast burst shots and facial recognition, you can simply tap a face that's looking the other way, and tap again to replace it with expressions taken moments before the actual shot. It really is magic.

Total control, now more intuitive

3.0" (75mm) hVGA Hybrid Touch User Interface Presenting a user interface with twice the advantages. The Hybrid Touch User Interface offers two options: use the 5-way button to quickly move the cursor up, down, left and right to intuitively navigate the menu and make selections on the 3.0” (75mm) hVGA screen. Alternately, when you want to enter text — such as an email address, for when you’re sharing photos —simply input the characters on the touch screen, much like you would on a smartphone. Navigating controls and sharing images couldn’t be easier.

The easiest way to shoot like a pro

Smart Mode Stop being jealous of the pros with their big cameras, and start taking great shots. A quick tap of Smart Mode and you’re set with various special modes. Capture perfect trails of light at night on a busy intersection full of red taillights or instantly capture a high-speed scene with Action Freeze. Let Rich Tone create extraordinarily surrealistic photos with colours that pop and express your artistic side. Just choose the one you want and shoot perfection.

Go far and wide for the perfect shots

24mm, 18x zoom The whole wide world is yours to capture. Use the 24mm wide-angle lens to capture a quaint row of Tudor houses or a gushing, mile-wide waterfall — it can handle any sweeping panoramas, even those wider than can been seen with the unaided eye. There’s also an 18x Optical Zoom that lets you quickly take stunning close-ups from far away, so you can get sharply rendered images of moving glockenspiel figurines atop a clock tower or of the colourful details of exotic birds in the wildlife park.

Full HD Recording

Capture 1,920 x 1,080 Full HD video with life-like colour and extraordinarily sharp details. Shoot longer too — the camera’s H.264 format allows longer recording than a camera with MJPEG video does. When you’re done, you can watch your brilliant HD footage large as life on your HDTV.

Full Manual Mode (A / S / M)

Full Manual (A / S / M) allows you full creative control. Aperture Priority and Shutter Priority settings let you experiment with shutter speeds and depth of field — for example, when you’re shooting fast-moving images in low light. With Samsung cameras, you can capture exactly the photos you want.

Motion Photo

Motion Photo freezes the action around a moving subject to create a fun scene. Capture a friend dancing — then make everyone around him still as a statue. Simply shoot the footage, and then rub the area on the display where you want keep the movement. The photo around it will freeze—it’s that easy.
Save pictures to your camera and phone — Instantly

Save pictures to your camera and phone — Instantly

AutoShare Simultaneously send every picture you take to your mobile phone via Wi-Fi connection—to make backing up and sharing your high-quality photos super easy. Set up AutoShare once and the camera saves it as the default setting. AutoShare also GPS tags your photos with your Smart Phone.
Camera, smartphones and tablets - the easiest way to share

Camera, smartphones and tablets - the easiest way to share

MobileLink Now you can select and send an image or album directly to an Android smartphone, iPhone or tablet with the Samsung MobileLink. You don’t even have to send the image as a text message or as an email. With MobileLink, you can control the album on your phone and the changes will be saved to your camera, too.
Remotely control your camera from a smartphone

Remotely control your camera from a smartphone

Remote Viewfinder Control your camera by using your smartphone as the viewfinder. Remote Viewfinder lets you preview images, adjust the camera settings, zoom in and out and frame each scene— all from your phone, wirelessly. This feature is available for select smartphones.
Connect to your camera faster- one touch, three apps

Connect to your camera faster- one touch, three apps

Samsung SMART CAMERA App. Download the Samsung SAMRT CAMERA App. which features- Remote Viewfinder, AutoShare, and MobileLink – without having to download each app individually. Rather than launching the apps one at a time on your smartphone, you can open all three apps at once, with the touch of a finger.
Share with the world, anywhere in the world

Share with the world, anywhere in the world

Social Sharing & Email You can instantly email or post must-see images and videos to your favourite social networks. Just select and upload wherever you have a Wi-Fi connection, and then add tags and comments. Share with your Blogger followers, or post to Facebook, Picasa or YouTube — and many more social networks.

Seamless sharing and play — across all devices

AllShare Play AllShare Play lets you connect to all devices that support AllShare Play. You can wirelessly stream photos and videos from your camera to nearby devices to share with friends and family at once, or simply upload to Web Storage instantly for easy management. Enjoy the freedom of sharing with AllShare Play!
Never lose your valuable memories

Never lose your valuable memories

Cloud With Cloud, you’ll never run out of room in your memory card or lose valuable pictures, even on the go. Wirelessly save images to a cloud service such as Microsoft Skydrive or a regional cloud provider, then view them anytime on your smartphone, tablet or download them to your PC later.

Shoot once. Save forever.

Auto Backup Wirelessly transfer photos and movies to your PC or Mac. Simply choose AutoBackup and you’re all set. All your photos and videos are transferred wirelessly and safely stored on to your computer. Feel free to delete photos from your camera knowing there’s a duplicate set on your computer.

Get firmware notifications pushed to your camera

Software Upgrade Notifier When a firmware update is available for the Samsung SMART CAMERA and you connect to a Wi-Fi network, a notification window will pop up on the camera’s screen. Connect your camera to your PC for the upgrade, and start using the latest features without delay.

tech specs

Dimension of EC-WB250FBPWAU

Image Sensor

  • Sensor Type

    1/2.33″ (Approx. 7.67mm) BSI CMOS

  • Effective Pixel

    Approx. 14.2 Mega pixels

  • Total Pixel

    Approx. 16.4 Mega pixels

Lens

  • Focal Length

    Samsung LENS 18x Zoom Lens f = 4.0 ~ 72mm (35mm film equivalent: 24 ~ 432mm)

  • F No.

    3.2 (W) ~ 5.8 (T)

  • Optical Zoom

    18x Optical Zoom

  • Digital Zoom

    Still Image mode: 1.0x ~ 5.0x (Optical * Digital: 90.0x), Intelli-Zoom: 2.0x (Optical * itelli:36.0x)

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Image Stabilisation

  • Mode

    Optical Image Stabilisation

Display

  • Type

    TFT LCD (C-Type Touch)

  • Size

    75.0mm (3.0"), 460K dots

Focusing

  • Type

    TTL Auto Focus (Centre AF, Multi AF, Tracking AF, Face Detection AF, Touch AF), Manual Focus

  • Range

    Normal: 80cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 350cm ~ Infinity (Tele) Macro: 5cm ~ 80cm (Wide), 180cm ~ 350cm (Tele) Auto Macro: 5cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 180cm ~ Infinity (Tele) Manual: 5cm ~ Infinity (Wide), 180cm ~ Infinity (Tele)

Shutter Speed

  • Shutter Speed

    Smart Auto: 1/8 ~ 1/2,000 seconds, Program: 1 ~ 1/2,000 seconds, Manual: 16 ~ 1/2,000 seconds

Exposure

  • Control

    Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual Exposure

  • Metering System

    Multi, Spot, Centre-weighted, Face Detection AE

  • Compensation

    ±2EV (1/3EV steps)

  • ISO Equivalent

    Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200

Flash

  • Mode

    Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash, Slow sync, Flash Off, Red-eye fix

  • Range

    Wide: 0.3m ~ 3.38m (ISO Auto), Tele: 0.5m ~ 1.51m (ISO Auto)

  • Recharging Time

    Approx. 4 seconds

White Balance

  • Mode

    Auto WB, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L, Tungsten, Custom, K

Still Image

  • Mode

    * Mode (Dial): 1) Auto 2) Program 3) A / S / M 4) Smart 5) Magic Plus 6) Best Face 7) Settings 8) Wi-Fi
    * Auto: Portrait, Night Portrait, Night, Backlight Portrait, Backlight, Landscape, White, Macro, Macro Text, Tripod, Action, Macro Colour, Natural Green, Blue Sky, Sunset, Fireworks, lowlight, spotlight, spotlight macro, spotlight portrait
    * Smart: , Beauty Face, Landscape, Action Freeze, Panorama, Waterfall, Silhouette, Sunset, Fireworks, Light Trace, Low Light Shot, Rich tone, Contiuous Shot, Macro
    * Magic Plus: My Magic Frame, Split Shot, Motion Photo, Photo Filter, Movie Filter, Photo Editor
    * Wi-Fi: MobileLink, Remote Viewfinder, SNS & Cloud, E-mail, Auto Backup, AllShare Play, S / W Upgrade Notifier, AutoShare
    * Drive : Single, Continuous (8fps, 3fps), BKT (AE)
    * Self timer: Off, 2 seconds, 10 seconds

Image Play

  • Image Play

    Single image, Thumbnails, Advanced Slide Show, Movie Clip, Smart Album

Date Imprinting

  • Date Imprinting

    Date&Time, Date, Off (user selectable)

Movie Clip

  • Recording

    * Smart Movie: Landscape, Blue Sky, Natural Green, Sunset
    * Movie Size: 1,920 x 1,080 (30fps), 1,280 x 720 (30fps), 640 x 480 (30fps), 320 x 240 (30fps), 240 web
    * 18x optical zoom (Max. recording time: 20 minutes)
    * Audio: Sound Alive On / Sound Alive Off / Mute
    * Dual Capture (Movie 1080p@30pfs & Still 2Mpixels)

  • Effect

    * Smart Filter: Miniature, Vignetting, Sketch, Fish-eye, Classic, Retro, Palette Effect 1, Palette Effect 2, Palette Effect 3, Palette Effect 4

  • Edit

    Pause during recording and playing, Still Image Capture, Time Trimming

Storage

  • Media

    Internal memory: Approximately 9.5MB External Memory: SDSC (up to 2GB guaranteed), SDHC (up to 32GB guaranteed), SDXC (up to 64GB guaranteed)

  • File Format

    * Still Image: JPEG (DCF), EXIF 2.21
    * Movie Clip: MP4 (Video: MPEG4, AVC / H.264, Audio: AAC)

  • Image Size

    14M: 4,320 x 3,240
    12MP: 4,320 x 2,880
    10MW: 4,320 x 2,432
    10M: 3,648 x 2,736
    8M (1:1): 2,832 x 2,832
    5M: 2,592 x 1,944
    3M: 1,984 x 1,488
    2MW: 1,920 x 1,080
    1M: 1,024 x 768

Interface

  • Digital Output Connector

    USB 2.0

  • Audio

    Microphone: Mono Internal Speaker: Mono

  • Video Output

    AV: NTSC, PAL (User selectable)

  • DC power input

    5V

Power

  • Power Source
    Type

    Rechargeable battery: SLB-10A Connector Type: micro USB (5pin)

Physical Specification

  • Dimension
    Dimension (WxHxD)

    106.05 x 61.65 x 21.65 (32.60) mm

  • Weight

    184.0g (without battery and memory card media)

  • Operating Temperature

    0 ~ 40°C

  • Operating Humidity

    5 ~ 85%

S/W and PC OS

  • Bundle PC S/W

    I-Launcher

  • Compatible OS

    Windows XP SP2 / Vista / 7 / 8

System Requirements in General

  • For Macintosh

    Power Mac G3 or laterMac OS 10.5 or higher Minimum 256MB RAM 110MB of available hard-disk space USB port CD-ROM drive

  • For Windows

    PC with processor better than Intel Core 2 Duo 1.66GHz / AMD Athlon X2 Dual-Core 2.2GHz or higherMinimum 512MB RAM (Over 1GB recommended) Windows XP SP2 / Vista / 7 / 8 250MB of available hard-disk space (Over 1GB recommend) USB 2.0 port CD-ROM drive nVIDIA Geforce 7600GT or later / Ati X1600 series or later 1,024 x 768 pixels, 16-bit colour display compatible monitor (1,280 x 1,024, 32-bit colour display recommended) Microsoft DirectX 9.0c or later

Wireless

  • Wireless

    * Wi-Fi Connectivity
       - MobileLink, Remote Viewfinder, SNS & Cloud, E-mail, Auto Backup, AllShare Play
       - S / W Upgrade Notifier, AutoShare
    * AllShare Play: Nearby Device, Web Storage
    * SNS & Cloud
       - Global: Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, SkyDrive
       - China: Weibo, RenRen, Poco, SkyDrive
       - Hongkong : Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, Weibo, RenRen, Poco, SkyDrive - Korea: Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, SkyDrive
    * S / W Upgrade Notifier: Supported in Wi-Fi mode, and only for notification
    * facebook, weibo, email: Supporting to add comment

REVIEWS (1)

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  • Features3.0/5.0
  • Performance1.0/5.0
  • Design4.0/5.0
  • Value1.0/5.0

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2014-07-17

  • Features3/5.0
  • Performance1/5.0
  • Design4/5.0
  • Value1/5.0

Samsung Camera GC200 Wifi functionality

I bought this $400 Wifi Samsung GC200 because of the Wifi and it will NOT connect to my iphone with the samsung smart camera app. Not very smart at all!!! Nice camera but will not do what it is advertising to do!!!

Support

User Manual

9.52 MB, pdf, ENGLISH

2013.03.09

Firmware (1)

  • Upgrade guide

    All OS, 0.49 MB, pdf, MULTI LANGUAGE

    Version : iLauncher guide

    2013.07.30 tooltipbox

    Close tooltip pop-up
    When you upgrade your camera, please use i-Launcher program.
    refer to attachment: i-Launcher guide for SEC Camera_ENG.pdf

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