Samsung PL210

  • Samsung PL210
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Based on 9 scores, 13 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    1
  • Average:
    5
  • Bad:
    3

Pros:

Cons:

  • Uninspiring build quality, Bad video quality, Poor ISO test results, LCD viewing angles are bad
  • Chassis has a low quality, unsturdy feel, Navigating manual controls is somewhat difficult and isn’t a short process, Slow AF, Some of the Smart settings are disappointing, Uses a microSD card versus standard SD card – more computers feature S

Expert reviews and ratings

By DigitalCameraInfo on -

It’s harsh to cal the Samsung PL210 a one-trick pony, especially when that one trick is the one thing that users seem to demand most from point-and-shoot cameras: optical zoom in a compact body. In that regard, the PL210 brings the goods, stuffing...

By PC Advisor on 70

The Samsung PL210 is meant for casual beginners who need to slip in a camera in their pocket and capture pictures on-the-fly. The 10x zoom is also a great plus. But a lot of small problems mar this camera from being the best easy-to-use camera off the...

By PCWorld India on 67

The Samsung PL210 has a plethora of features to boast about and coupled with the 10x zoom it definitely looks good on paper. Read the full review to know whether on-paper features translates to real-world performance....

By PCWorld New Zealand on 60

There are many baby zoomer compacts out on the market these days, offering anything from 15x to 30x zoom. It’s into this crowded market segment Samsung is launching the PL210, with a 10x optical zoom lens as its main feature. That lens goes from...

By PhotographyBLOG on 80

You can look at the Samsung PL210 in two ways. The first (and arguably the wrong) way is that this is a high spec camera full of top end features such as the 10x optical zoom in an ultra slim body, face recognition and the unique frames. If you look...

By DigitalVersus on 40

The Samsung PL210 has a decent-looking set of tech specs and a budget price tag. Unfortunately though, it doesn't keep the promises it makes on paper, mainly due to a poor-quality lens and poor noise...

By TechwareLabs on -

Amazon has over 3500 results in their point and shoot digital camera section. It’s hard to make waves in a market flooded with competitors. It comes down to three factors when looking at point and shoot cameras : Mega-pixels, optical zoom, and...

By ePHOTOzine on 70

The PL210 is capable of taking colourful pictures and is well priced considering the amount of optical zoom available. With the cameras ability to take excellent macro and portrait pictures as well as its range of Smart Filters, there is plenty for the...

By Steves Digicams on -

Designed for use by beginning photographers, the Samsung PL210's point and shoot setup is made easy by its automatic shooting modes. Smart auto 2.0 goes the extra mile and selects the correct scene mode to make sure it captures the best image or...

By Digital Trends on 65

The Samsung PL210 seems like it’s more of an occasion camera than a device that will be able to meet all of your pocket cam needs....

International Review By Magnus.de on -

Die Samsung PL210 ist eine günstige Kamera mit rundum guter Ausstattung. Die Bildqualität ist wie bei vielen Kameras in diesem Preissegment...

International Review By Betabuzz on 67

Das Testergebnis entspricht weitgehend den Vorläufern der Samsung PL210: Samsung bietet eine gute Ausstattung für wenig Geld, spart dafür aber allzu offensichtlich an Verarbeitung und Robustheit. Die Kamera ist damit anfälliger...

International Review By Les Numériques on 40

Le PL210 propose une fiche technique intéressante pour un prix contenu. Hélas, il ne tient pas ses promesses, principalement par la faute d'un objectif faible et d'une gestion du bruit à...