Kodak EasyShare M550 Review

Overall Score

28

Main Features

  • 12 MP 1/2.3 CCD Sensor
  • 28-140 mm (5x) Zoom Lens
  • 64 - 1000 ISO
  • 2" Fixed Screen
  • 640 x 480 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 98 x 58 x 23 mm, 125g.
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Kodak EasyShare M550 Overview


First introduced in January, 2010, Kodak EasyShare M550 is a 12 MP Compact with a 1/2.3 (6.17 x 4.55 mm) sized CCD sensor.


Kodak M550 comes with a 6.16 x 4.62 mm CCD sensor, which has a diagonal of 7.7 mm (0.3").

- Full Frame
- Kodak EasyShare M550

Sensor resolution of Kodak M550 ~ 3995 x 3003 pixels.

Kodak M550 has Crop Factor: 5.62

The sensor has a surface area of 28.5 mm².

There are approximate 11,996,985 photosites (pixels) on this area.


Proc and Cons of Kodak M550


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Kodak EasyShare M550 with competitors in small sensor compact cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
28 mm Wide Angle Lens
125g Light Body
2 AE Bracketing Range
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Touch Screen
No AF Face Detection
No Built-in Viewfinder
No Manual Exposure Mode
Small LCD Screen: 2"
Slow Continuous Shooting: 230 fps
No Articulating Screen
No Full HD Video
No Image Stabilization
No Environmental Sealing
No External Flash
Low Max Native ISO: 1000
Low Screen Resolution: 230k dots
Type Scores

Kodak EasyShare M550 has an Overall Score of 28/100 and ranked #737 out of 802 in Compact cameras, and ranked #1156 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Kodak M550 Scores
Imaging score
19
Features score
19
Value for money score
47
Portability score
98
Overall score
28
Average Scores in Small Sensor Compact
Imaging Score
22
Features Score
34
Value For Money Score
53
Portability Score
96
Overall score
36

Physical Dimensions of Kodak M550


Kodak EasyShare M550 weighs 125g and has external dimensions of 98 x 58 x 23mm (3.86 x 2.28 x 0.91"). Considering that the average weight of Small Sensor Compact cameras is 175g, Kodak M550 is 50 grams less than the average weight of cameras in this category.

Weight Comparison
Small Sensor Compact Cameras


Kodak M550
125g
Average weight
175g
Min weight
103g
Max weight
423g

Thickness Comparison
Small Sensor Compact Cameras


Kodak M550
23mm
Average Thickness
26mm
Min Thickness
10mm
Max Thickness
60mm

Here is the front and top view image of Kodak EasyShare M550 with the dimensions:

Kodak EasyShare M550

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight EasyShare M550 Dimensions EasyShare M550
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Sony RX1R II 507 g 125 g 113 x 65 x 72 mm 98 x 58 x 23 mm
Fujifilm X30 Fujifilm X30 423 g 125 g 119 x 72 x 60 mm 98 x 58 x 23 mm
Ricoh WG-5 GPS Ricoh WG-5 GPS 236 g 125 g 125 x 65 x 32 mm 98 x 58 x 23 mm
Pentax MX-1 Pentax MX-1 391 g 125 g 122 x 61 x 51 mm 98 x 58 x 23 mm
Olympus Stylus XZ-10 Olympus XZ-10 221 g 125 g 102 x 61 x 34 mm 98 x 58 x 23 mm
Canon PowerShot G5 X Canon G5 X 353 g 125 g 112 x 76 x 44 mm 98 x 58 x 23 mm
Nikon Coolpix P7800 Nikon P7800 399 g 125 g 119 x 78 x 50 mm 98 x 58 x 23 mm
Leica C Leica C 195 g 125 g 103 x 63 x 28 mm 98 x 58 x 23 mm

Specifications of Kodak EasyShare M550


General
Brand Kodak
Model EasyShare M550
Announced January, 2010
Body Type Compact
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0
Macro Focus Range 10
Screen
Screen Size 2"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 230k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 0
Number of Cross Focus Points
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/30 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/1400 sec
Continuous Shooting n/a fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 3.50
Flash Modes Auto, Fill-in, Red-Eye reduction, Off
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±2 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size 1/2.3
Sensor Type CCD
Sensor Dimensions 6.16 x 4.62 mm
Sensor Area 28.5 mm²
Sensor Resolution 12 MP
Max Image Resolution 4000 x 3000
Max Native ISO 1000
Min Native ISO 64
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 640 x 480
Video Formats
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 0 shots
Battery Type
Battery Model KLIC-7006
Physical
Weight 125 g
Physical Dimensions 98 x 58 x 23 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC card, Internal
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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