Samsung ST30 review

Samsung ventures into the world of miniature with the ST30

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Sensor: 10.13 megapixel 1/3 inch CCD
Lens: Samsung 3x optical zoom lens (28-84mm)
Memory: MicroSD
Viewfinder: none
LCD Screen: 2.4 inch TFT LCD 112k dots
Video resolution: 640 x 480 AVI (MJPEG)
ISO range: ISO 80-3200
Focus modes: Centre AF, Multi AF, Face detection AF
Max burst rate: 6 fps (reduced image size)
Shutter speeds: 1/8 – 1/4000 sec (max 8 sec in night shot mode)
Weight: 86.5g (excl. battery and card)
Dimensions: 82 x 51.9 x 16.9mm
Power supply: Lithium Ion battery

Tech Specs

Product TypeCompact Camera
Battery Size SupportedProprietary Battery Size
Green CompliantYes
Maximum Video Resolution640 x 480
Effective Camera Resolution10.1 Megapixel
Wide AngleNo
Product FamilyST
HD Movie ModeNo
Memory Card SupportedmicroSD Card, microSDHC Card
Image StabilizationDigital
Optical Zoom3x
Digital Zoom3x
Brand NameSamsung
FeaturesFace Detection, Continuous Shooting Mode, Smart Capture
Screen Size6.1 cm (2.4")
Video FormatsMotion JPEG (AVI)
Viewfinder TypeNo
Weight (Approximate)86.5 g
Green Compliance Certificate/AuthorityRoHS, WEEE
Image Sensor Size1/3" (4.80 mm x 3.60 mm)
Maximum Image Resolution3648 x 2736
Display Screen TypeLCD
Height51.9 mm
Width82 mm
Depth16.9 mm
Product SeriesST
Focal Length4.10 mm to 12.30 mm
Image FormatsJPEG
Focus ModesAuto
Product ModelST30
Product NameST30 Compact Camera
Exposure Control

Program AE

Aspect Ratio16:9
Manufacturer Part NumberEC-ST30ZZBPSGB
Manufacturer Website Address
Marketing Information

The ST30 digital camera might be the world smallest zoom camera, but it is also a very chic personal accessory that is bound to earn you some fashion points. Within the slim frame, that is perfect sized for travelling about, it features all the necessary extras like Smart Auto for scene recognition and picture perfect for adding those final touches. To keep all your fantastic shots in order, it comes with a very handy and built-in Smart Album. And with a choice of five colours, it is sure to grab you plenty of attention.

Package Contents
  • ST30 Compact Camera
  • AC Adapter
  • USB Cable
  • Rechargeable Battery
  • Strap
  • User Manual CD-ROM
  • Quick Start Manual
Limited Warranty1 Year