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Samsung HMX-H105

alaTest has collected and analyzed 38 reviews of Samsung HMX-H105. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviews about the design and reliability are on the whole positive. The image quality and portability are also mentioned favorably. The battery and durability get mixed views, and there are some less positive comments about the color and viewfinder.

usability, portability, image quality, reliability, design

price, viewfinder, color

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Samsung HMX-H105 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 38 reviews)

4 expert reviews

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung HMX-H105

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of Samsung HMX-H105 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the design and reliability. The image quality and portability also get good comments. Many are critical about the viewfinder and price, while there are some mixed comments about the battery and durability.

usability, portability, image quality, reliability, design

price, viewfinder

92% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung HMX-H105 High-Def SSD Flash Memory Camcorder w/32GB memory & 10x Optical ZoomSamsung HMX-H105 High-Def SSD Flash Memory Camcorder w/32GB memory & 10x Optical Zoom

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Kaitlyn Chantry (camcorderinfo.com)

Samsung HMX-H105 First Impressions Camcorder Review

 

After last year's impressive showing from Samsung with the SC-HMX20, we're interested to see what the company has in store for its 2009 high definition lineup. We already had some hands-on time with the unique HMX-R10, a high definition video-still...

As for the rest, there are things to praise and reasons to be skeptical. Samsung has cut its still features significantly, choosing instead to bill the HMX-R10 as the premiere video-still hybrid. This will be a disappointment to those that like to fall...

Jan, 2009

Expert review by: Tom Skowronski (videomaker.com)

Camcorder Review: Samsung HMX-H105 Full HD Camcorder

 

It's so small, just tiny. Like a secret weapon for 007 himself. It is the new shooter from Samsung, the HMX-H105. Small and sleek with 32GB of Flash memory and full high definition, it is worth a look for novices looking to create better-looking video...

Adjustable hand strap iSCENE No motor noise Fits into a palm perfectly

SDHC/battery compartment sits on bottom next to tripod head screw receptacle Slow auto focus reaction time

The HMX-H105 is a sleek, innovative take on the consumer camcorder world. It is small, intuitive and fun. It gives shooters the option of capturing full HD without the headaches of a professional camera. It's easy, very user-friendly and a welcome...

Oct, 2009

Consumer review by: Camera man! (newegg.com)

Great Camcorder

 

This camera does everything I could ever ask for but the software that comes packaged with it is a bit lacking.

Lightweight, easy to understand, super fast processing

Editing software is not up to par

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: janetremsnyder (viewpoints.com)

Samsugn Fail ”

 

We bought this video camera a couple months before our first child was born. We enjoyed using it the first few months and then we ended up getting iPhones that had video capability and the video camera fell to the wayside. Fast forward a few months and...

Dec, 2010

Consumer review by: adjie_streetballers (ciao.com)

Samsung HMX-H105

 

The new Samsung HMX-H105 is among the first camcorders to feature a Solid State Drive which makes it lighter and less power hungry than most of its competitors. Technical Details Capture Full HD video to a 32 GB Solid State Drive (SSD) Schneider 10x...

excellent

none

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: justread (ciao.com)

$$$ Samsung HMX-H105

 

The new Samsung HMX-H105 is among the first camcorders to feature a Solid State Drive which makes it lighter and less power hungry than most of its competitors. Technical Details Capture Full HD video to a 32 GB Solid State Drive (SSD) Schneider 10x...

good quality

none found

Mar, 2009

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Wind filter: Yes

Battery

Battery life (max):1.5
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Camera

3D: No
Back light compensation: Yes
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder

Design

Colour of product:Black
LED indicators:Power
Tripod mountable: Yes

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86
Display resolution (numeric):230000
Touchscreen: Yes

Flash

Built-in Flash: Yes
Built-in light: No

Focusing

Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 4.5
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:2.2

Lens System

Digital Zoom:100
Filter Size:3.7
Image stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:Optical
Maximum aperture number:2.5
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Optical Zoom:10

Other features

Auto Focus: Yes
Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000/XP/Vista
Power consumption (typical):3.9

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Hand strap: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite Video Out:1
DC-in jack: Yes
HDMI: Yes
PictBridge: Yes
S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/50 - 1/10000

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG
Still image resolution(s):1920 x 1080

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory card, SSD
Compatible memory cards:SDHC

Video

Analog signal format system:PAL
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080i, 480p, 720p
Video formats supported:H.264
Video Resolutions:720 x 480,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.9
Height :6.09
Weight:380
Width:5.9

White balance

White Balance:auto, Cloudy, custom modes, daylight, Fluorescent, manual, Tungsten