Samsung DualView TL225

  • Samsung DualView TL225
78
Based on 9 scores, 18 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    3
  • Good:
    5
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Attractive styling, 27-124mm eq. lens is wide with decent telephoto reach, Very simple control layout, Excellent hi-res 3.5-inch LCD monitor, Front 1.5-inch screen a lot of fun, Dual Image Stabilization (optical/electronic), Captures 1,280 x 720p video...
  • A front and back LCD screen and full touchscreen capability make this a camera worth looking into.
  • Innovative dualscreen display, Cool touchscreen UI with gesturebased controls.

Cons:

  • Touch screen menu not nearly as sophisticated or intuitive as competitors, Tilt control doesn't work well, Uses easy-to-lose, hard-to-handle microSD/microSDHC cards, Minimal manual adjustments, Difficulty using touch screen when mounted on tripod, Sof
  • Low quality pictures in darker settings could be improved.

Expert reviews and ratings

By The Imaging Resource on -

I can easily understand why the Samsung DualView TL225 and its less expensive sibling, the TL220, are big sellers. The second screen makes it stand apart from the hundreds of digicams introduced every year, and actually does help get quality...

By TopTenREVIEWS on 75

If you want a camera that can take overall good quality pictures and has multiple display screens this is the one for...

By PCWorld on 90

Packed with innovative features, the dual-screen, touchscreen, gesture-controlled TL225 is more for gadget hounds than for hardcore photographers. Its whistles and bells drain the battery quickly....

By Gadling on -

This Gadling gear review is going to introduce you to one of the newest cameras from Samsung. The Korean electronics maker may not be one of the first names you think of when you shop for a digital camera, but their products are always quite...

By Everything USB on -

A triple base hit as far as higher-end slim digicams go, with many photographic charms. The widescreen LCD with touch interface is well executed and polished, the photo quality is everything one would expect from the premium class, and the front LCD,...

By Photography Bay on -

The Samsung TL 225 is a 12.2 megapixel point and shoot camera. The TL225 features a 4.6x optical zoom lens and optical image stabilization. It has a 3.5″ touchscreen LCD on the back. What makes the TL225 so different though, is that it has a...

By DigitalCameraInfo on 78

Specs & Ratings...

By Steves Digicams on -

For 2009, Samsung has taken a unique approach with their TL series of ultra-compact digital cameras. The new TL225 is the first digicam we have ever seen that features "Dual" LCD screens (called DualView), with a monitor mounted right on the front of...

By Wired on 40

Your online coolness factor hinges on three things: your number of friends (or followers), the wittiness of status updates (or tweets) and the quality of your self-taken picture (or poorly framed mess). You'll have to explore other sections of Wired...

By DigitalCameraReview on -

As camera makers rush to try and come up with the next big thing to move camera volume during these economic hardships, Samsung has engineered a new idea that will either turn on new customers or have them scratching their heads. My first thoughts...

By cnet on 80

The technology-packed Samsung DualView TL225 is the ultimate ultracompact for those who like to be in front of the camera more than they like being behind it. Read full review See all...

By About.com on 90

You've probably seen the Samsung DualView TL225 camera in TV commercials recently. It's not often camera manufacturers highlight a single camera model with a TV campaign, especially a point and shoot camera, but Samsung has good reason to...

By TechReviewSource on 80

If you're looking for a digital camera with one feature that stands out among all the rest, the Samsung DualView TL225 has got it: a dual LCD screen for self-portraits. The 12.4-megapixel has two viewfinders, one on the front and one on the back....

By Dvice on -

Like to take self portraits? Samsung's TL225 has a tiny 1.5-inch screen up front, letting you see yourself when you snap those arms-length shots. That innovative feature turns out to be quite useful, setting this $350 point-and-shoot camera apart...

By PC Mag on 80

Excellent image quality, a unique front-facing LCD for self-portraits, and a big, high-resolution touch-screen make Samsung's DualView TL225 a true...

By CRN on -

Last month, Samsung Electronics introduced three new point-and-shoot cameras, including the TL220 and TL225, both of which offer a new and unique feature. Reviewers of the CRN Test Center got one of the first TL225 production units making their way...

By AskMen on 91

Samsung is one of the biggest electronics makers out there, with a product range running from LCD and LED TVs to RAM and lithium-ion batteries. However, Samsung occupies only about 9% of the digital camera market, so the company has some work to do....

By Ubergizmo on -

Samsung introduced two radical new cameras today with nary a word about traditional specs, such as megapixels and zoom lenses. Instead, the story was about features...