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Samsung SC-D365

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 reviews of Samsung SC-D365. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and design. The price and usability are also appreciated, whereas there are some critical opinions about the color and battery.

portability, usability, price, design, size

image quality, viewfinder, battery, color

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Samsung SC-D365 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Samsung SC-D365


alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 user reviews of Samsung SC-D365 from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the usability. The portability also gets good comments, but many are negative about the price and image quality.

portability, usability

image quality, price

74% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung SC-D365 MiniDV Camcorder with 33x Optical ZoomSamsung SC-D365 MiniDV Camcorder with 33x Optical Zoom

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : David Kender (

Samsung SC-D365 Camcorder Review


Samsung, the fifth stream camcorder manufacturer, has a hard road. The big four companies - Sony, Canon, Panasonic, and JVC - so thoroughly dominate the market for quality that it seems competitors have to resort to tricks or hooks to entice unwary...

Jul, 2006

Expert review by : David Kender (

Samsung SC-D365


The Samsung SC-D365 features a 1/6" CCD with 680K gross pixels (the effective pixel count is not specified). At 3000 lux, the D365 produced a wan and grainy image with a distinct lack of sharpness. The whole thing looks soft and even a little out of...

Jul, 2006

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Samsung SC-D365 MiniDV Camcorder Review


One issue I have with the SC-D365 is that the menu button is located right next to the record button. The whole menu process takes two hands and in my opinion you could not successfully navigate the menu and change a setting while the camcorder was...

Mar, 2006

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Pretty Good Buy ”


Okay this was a buy on a whime. Wasn't actually looking to buy a camcorder, but glad we did.  This is not your state of the art camcorder.  This is more like your rookie camcorder operators. It is a little prehistoric as it takes the mini video tapes...

May, 2010

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Samsung SCD-365 Mini DV


(Edited October 20th by rkiblo) Pros: This camera was purchased mainly for conversion of VHS home movies to digital to create DVDs.

Ease of use, AV-IN for digital conversion, size, Mac-compatibility.

Battery life, viewfinder, documentation, lack of Firewire cable, Mac-compatibility, mini DV tape not included

Oct, 2006