Samsung has announced a pair of budget-friendly compact cameras in the new PL20 and ES80.
The PL20 sports a 14MP sensor and 5x optical zoom lens (27-135mm equivalent). The PL20 also captures 720p HD video at 24fps. The Samsung PL20 should be available in March at an initial retail price of $119.99. Check availability on Amazon.com.
The ES80 is a 12MP basic point and shoot camera with a 5x optical zoom lens (27-135mm equivalent). The Samsung ES80 carries an initial retail price of $99.99 and should be available in April. Check availability on Amazon.com.
More photos and specs for the cameras below.
Samsung PL20 and ES80 Specifications
|Image Sensor||1/2.33″ (Approx. 7.76mm) CCD, 14 Mega Pixel||1/2.3″ (Approx. 7.81mm) CCD, 12 Mega Pixel|
|Lens||SAMSUNG Lens f = f 4.9∼24.5mm
(f27∼135mm 35mm film equiv.)
|Optical 5x Samsung Lens
f = 4.9 ~ 24.5mm
(35mm film equivalent :
|Image Stabilization||DIS (Digital Image Stabilization)||DIS (Digital Image Stabilization)|
|Dimensions||96.8 x58x 20.3mm||97.0×58.0×20.8mm|
|Additional features||Smart Auto 2.0
HD Movie Recording
DIS(Digital Image Stabilization)
Photo Help Guide
Perfect Portrait System
: Face Detection, Smile Shot,
Blink Detection, Red-eye Fix,
Self Portrait, Beauty Shot
Object Tracking AF