Long zoom range.
Crisp OLED display.
Battery is charged inside the camera.
Blurry long-zoom and low-light shots.
Laggy reaction time when switching modes.
GPS features aren't preloaded on camera.
Slow to start and shoot.
Loss of detail at higher ISOs.
Poorly placed flash release.
Slow processing times.
By Digital Trends on September 15, 2012
Samsung packs a lot (and we mean a lot ) into what is essentially an average point-and-shoot camera: Its specs are fine, and image quality is good, but not outstanding. But as we noted with the WB150F, Samsung's forwarding-looking features and UI...80
By TechSmart.co.za on September 04, 2012
In tune with an increase in quality of their notebooks, Samsung’s compact camera range has also seen improvements over the past two years. And while their mirrorless cameras (their NX-range) have won us over, the new WB850F is leading the way on...-
By ePHOTOzine on August 23, 2012
The Samsung WB850F scores really well for features, given its ample zoom lens as well as both GPS and Wi-Fi functionality. It is currently available for around £215.00, which represents decent value for money. We did find the battery ran out...80
By PhotographyBLOG on August 16, 2012
The 16 megapixel, 21x optical zoom Samsung WB850F is a feature packed metal build pocket camera that offers just about all the must-have features one would want from a travel zoom compact in 2012 - including a 3-inch AMOLED screen, GPS and Wi-Fi...80
By pcworld.com_techhive.com on August 16, 2012
The feature-loaded, 21X-zoom Samsung WB850F is the best Wi-Fi camera we've reviewed, but a few usability hangups keep it from a higher...70
By cnet on August 03, 2012
For snapshooters looking to enter the world of connected cameras, the 21x zoom Samsung WB850F is a good place to...70
By T3 Magazine on August 01, 2012
For anyone looking for an all-in-one snapshot camera that offers a wide range of shooting options, the 16 megapixel Samsung WB850F, in topping its long zoom or ‘travel zoom' range, would seem to have it all. On board are a 21x optical zoom,...80
By CNET UK on July 30, 2012
If you want an all-round traveller's camera, you need a long zoom, decent resolution and built-in GPS. The Samsung WB850F has them all, and the addition of Wi-Fi helps it stand out from the crowd, while justifying the slightly high price. It's...80
By TechRadar on July 16, 2012
The GPS system in the Samsung WB850F is a fun addition for tagging your images with their shooting location, but the mapping isn't as easy to use or as effective as the Maps app on the iPhone. This plus the additional battery drain means it is...70
By Trusted Reviews on July 09, 2012
16MP BSI CMOS sensor 21x optical zoom (23-148mm) 3in, 614k-dot AMOLED screen 1080p HD video recording GPS and Wi-Fi functionality The Samsung WB850F is a 16MP travel compact that benefits from Samsung’s proprietary Smart Camera Wi-Fi technology....-