Samsung ST93 Review

Overall Score

28

Main Features

  • 16 MP 1/2.3 CCD Sensor
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • 1280 x 720 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 92 x 53 x 17 mm, 110g.
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Samsung ST93 Overview


First introduced in April, 2011, Samsung ST93 is a 16 MP Compact with a 1/2.3 (6.16 x 4.62 mm) sized CCD sensor.


Samsung ST93 comes with a 6.16 x 4.62 mm CCD sensor, which has a diagonal of 7.7 mm (0.3").

- Full Frame
- Samsung ST93

Sensor resolution of Samsung ST93 ~ 4613 x 3468 pixels.

Samsung ST93 has Crop Factor: 5.62

The sensor has a surface area of 28.5 mm².

There are approximate 15,997,884 photosites (pixels) on this area.


Proc and Cons of Samsung ST93


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Samsung ST93 with competitors in ultracompact cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
±2 AE Bracketing Range
110g Light Body
Flash Sync Port
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Touch Screen
No Image Stabilization
No Environmental Sealing
No External Flash
Low Screen Resolution: 460k dots
No Articulating Screen
No Full HD Video
No AF Face Detection
No Built-in Viewfinder
No Manual Exposure Mode
Slow Continuous Shooting: 460 fps
Type Scores

Samsung ST93 has an Overall Score of 28/100 and ranked #739 out of 802 in Compact cameras, and ranked #1159 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Samsung ST93 Scores
Imaging score
21
Features score
17
Value for money score
25
Portability score
99
Overall score
28
Average Scores in Ultracompact
Imaging Score
19
Features Score
29
Value For Money Score
47
Portability Score
88
Overall score
31

Physical Dimensions of Samsung ST93


Samsung ST93 weighs 110g and has external dimensions of 92 x 53 x 17mm (3.62 x 2.09 x 0.67"). Considering that the average weight of Ultracompact cameras is 138g, Samsung ST93 is 28 grams less than the average weight of cameras in this category. Samsung ST93 is less by 4mm more than the average length in Ultracompact.

Weight Comparison
Ultracompact Cameras


Samsung ST93
110g
Average weight
138g
Min weight
87g
Max weight
221g

Thickness Comparison
Ultracompact Cameras


Samsung ST93
17mm
Average Thickness
20mm
Min Thickness
13mm
Max Thickness
33mm

Here is the front and top view image of Samsung ST93 with the dimensions:

Samsung ST93

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight ST93 Dimensions ST93
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66 Sony TX66 109 g 110 g 93 x 54 x 13 mm 92 x 53 x 17 mm
Olympus Tough TG-4 Olympus TG-4 247 g 110 g 112 x 66 x 31 mm 92 x 53 x 17 mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830 Sony W830 122 g 110 g 93 x 52 x 23 mm 92 x 53 x 17 mm
Nikon Coolpix S3700 Nikon S3700 118 g 110 g 96 x 58 x 20 mm 92 x 53 x 17 mm
Olympus Stylus XZ-10 Olympus XZ-10 221 g 110 g 102 x 61 x 34 mm 92 x 53 x 17 mm
Canon PowerShot S120 Canon S120 217 g 110 g 100 x 59 x 29 mm 92 x 53 x 17 mm
Ricoh WG-4 Ricoh WG-4 230 g 110 g 124 x 64 x 33 mm 92 x 53 x 17 mm
Canon Elph 115 IS Canon Elph 115 IS 135 g 110 g 93 x 57 x 20 mm 92 x 53 x 17 mm

Specifications of Samsung ST93


General
Brand Samsung
Model ST93
Announced April, 2011
Body Type Ultracompact
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0
Macro Focus Range n/a
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 460k 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 1/8 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 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 no built-in flash
Flash Modes n/a
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 16 MP
Max Image Resolution 4608 x 3456
Max Native ISO 3200
Min Native ISO 100
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1280 x 720
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 none
Battery
Battery Life 0 shots
Battery Type
Battery Model
Physical
Weight 110 g
Physical Dimensions 92 x 53 x 17 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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