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Samsung VP DX100

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 reviews of Samsung VP DX100. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People are impressed by the zoom and size. The price and portability are also mentioned favorably. Reviews about the memory and image quality are mixed, and there are some less positive reviews about the battery.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Samsung VP DX100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung VP DX100

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of Samsung VP DX100 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the memory and zoom are generally positive. The portability and price also get good comments.

usability, price, portability, zoom, memory

73% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung VP-DX100/XEU DVD Camcorder (34x Optical Zoom)Samsung VP-DX100/XEU DVD Camcorder (34x Optical Zoom)

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: Jackie (reevoo.com)

SAMSUNG VP-DX100

 

Lightweight, features good

Oct, 2009

Consumer review by: arrnoosa (dooyoo.co.uk)

Flip F260B-UK Video Ultra Series: Excellent camera but with a few buts......

 

This camera is easy to summarize; EASY to use, BASIC functions, GOOD quality when close up, POOR quality when watching on TV. I bought this from Amazon after reading other reviews and researching the market as much as possile regarding these type of...

Simple, Compact

not always good quality footage

Jun, 2009

Consumer review by: Sarahspen (dooyoo.co.uk)

Excellent Value, Compact and Easy to Use

 

I was first introduced to a Flip camera while visiting friends in America. My friend had been given one as a present and was saying how fantastic it was - small, easy to use, easy to play back and upload. I was so impressed that on my return I bought...

Small size, easy to use

Only 60 mins

Jun, 2009

Consumer review by: tangoman84 (dooyoo.co.uk)

Flip F260B-UK Video Ultra Series: A great little camcorder that will have you flipping with jo ...

 

I got given one of these little Flip camcorders as a gift by my wife for when we were going away and have been really impressed with this little piece of kit. The camcorder was easy to setup and superbly easy to use as all you have to do with this is...

Small, lightweight, retracteable usb plug, simple to use, easy to upload pictures, zoom function

None

May, 2009

Consumer review by: h27gooner (dooyoo.co.uk)

Panasonic SDR-S7: Neat little camera

 

I bought this camera second hand from ebay and took it on holiday. It is very small so fits well into a pocket although I often forgot to close the lens cap which has to be done manually. The screen is clear and bright but I found the lack of a flash...

small, easy to use

no flash, shaky on zoom

May, 2009

Consumer review by: sam (reevoo.com)

SAMSUNG VP-DX100

 

light and very easy to use and good to carry around

no disc to link it in to computer tryed to get one but very hard to find one

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: sandra101 (dooyoo.co.uk)

I've flipped for this little gadget

 

We are currently looking for some easy to use, inexpensive video cameras for use with students. Having been disappointed with the cheapest Busbi cameras we decided to go up to what is probably the next level of camera the flip. The Flip Ultra Series...

inexpensive, decent quality, pocket sized, zoom function

not as good as a full size video, memory card can't be changed

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: hannahfelicity (dooyoo.co.uk)

Kodak Zi6 Digital Camcorder: Kodak zi6, the cheaper alternative for HD handheld cameras.

 

The Kodak Zi6 seemed the natural choice for me after watching many reviews online. The price is fantastic, and by far, cheaper than it's competitor 'the flip-mino and the flip mino hd'. It has a 2.4 inch LCD Screen which is a real bonus for this...

Lightweight, battery life, picture quality, price

HD needs a big SD card

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: ajbluestar (dooyoo.co.uk)

Flip F260B-UK Video Ultra Series: Flip this out!

 

The shoot and share camcorder Flip Video is a mini camcorder for digital video made by Pure Digital Technologies. The version I have got is the flip video mino. I received this brilliant little digital camcorder as a gift . It looks like a simple mp3...

small size, well designed, easy to use

not very advanced -not too many features

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: Val (reevoo.com)

SAMSUNG VP-DX100

 

Very easy to use, images are good, neat & lightweight

Battery life could be longer

Feb, 2009
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Product Specifications

Zoom in on your subjects without moving an inch. The powerful 34x optical zoom lets you shoot even the farthest objects and still get high quality images. Blur caused by unsteady hands, is now a thing of the past! What you see is what you get with the VP-DX100 DVD camcorder. Your homemade movies never looked this good!

Audio

Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes
Widescreen Video Capture:Widescreen Video Capture

Design

Colour of product:Black

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:12.1cm
Height:8.9cm
Weight:410g
Width:5.4cm

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach/snow / Hi-speed shutter / Portrait mode / Sports mode / Spotlight

Header

Manufacturer:Samsung
Model:DX100
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Samsung VP

Image sensor

Optical sensor resolution:800000
Sensor Type:CCD

Lens System

Digital Zoom:1200
Filter Size:3.05
Image stabilizer: Yes
Lens Aperture:F/1.6-4.3
Max Focal Length:78.2mm
Min Focal Length:2.3mm
Optical Zoom:34
Optical Zoom:34
Type:Zoom lens

Miscellaneous

Colour:Black

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Sensor Resolution:800Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/6"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):4.2 mm ( 1/6" ) / 4.2 mm ( 1/6 )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic

Other features

Aperture range (F-F):1.6 - 4.3

Ports & interfaces

Composite Video Out:1

Video

Maximum frame rate:25
Maximum Video Resolution:720 x 576
Video formats supported:MPEG2

Video Input

Analogue Video Format:PAL
Digital Video Format:MPEG-2
Digital Zoom:1200
Faders:Black fader
Media Type:DVD-R (8cm) / DVD-RW (8 cm) / DVD+R DL (8cm) / DVD+RW (8cm)
Special Effects:Art / Black & White / Emboss / Mirror / Mosaic / Negative / Pastel / Sepia
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder screen size:0.16
Viewfinder Type:Electronic

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.1
Height :8.92
Weight:410
Width:5.35