Play, Print, and Edit Features
LCD Monitor: The Samsung WB2200F digital camera features a 3.0" color TFT
LCD monitor with 460,000 dots. The LCD monitor's brightness can be adjusted to
Normal, Bright, Dark, or Auto. The LCD monitor can be set to automatically turn
off if the camera is not operated for approximately 30 seconds.
Electronic Viewfinder (EVF): In addition to the 3" LCD
monitor, the camera has an electronic viewfinder (EVF) with 200,000 dots (300 x
224). You can switch between the LCD and EVF via the EVF button on the rear
panel. You can adjust the viewfinder to your eyesight using the diopter
Dual Grips: The oversized camera body features dual grips
that allows you to comfortably shoot in landscape or portrait orientation. There
is a shutter release button for both positions. The extra space provides room
for a large capacity battery (BP-1410) with enough power for 600 shots per
Recording Media: The Samsung WB2200F digital camera can record still images
and video onto optional SD cards up to 2 GB, SDHC cards up to 32 GB, and SDXC cards up to 64 GB.
A 17 MB internal memory is provided for temporary storage if a memory card is
Image Recording Format: The digital camera records still
images in JPEG format with three photo quality options: Super Fine, Fine, and
Normal. High-definition and standard-definition movie clips with stereo
audio are recorded in MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format with AAC audio.
Image Sensor: The Samsung WB2200F digital camera is equipped
with a 1/2.3" BSI CMOS image sensor with a total pixel count of approximately 16.8 MP and an effective pixel count of approximately 16.4
high-quality still images and video.
Image Size: The Samsung digital camera offers nine still
image sizes and four movie clip sizes. The camera can record JPEG still images
in 3:2, 4:3, 16:9, or 1:1 aspect ratios, while movie clips are recorded in 16:9
and 4:3. The available image sizes include:
- Still Images:
- 16M: 4608 x 3456 (4:3)
- 14M: 4608 x 3072 (3:2)
- 12M: 4608 x 2592 (16:9)
- 10M: 3648 x 2736 (4:3)
- 8M: 2832 x 2832 (1:1)
- 5M: 2592 x 1944 (4:3)
- 3M: 1984 x 1488 (4:3)
- 2M: 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
- 1M: 1024 x 768 (4:3)
- FHD: 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
- HD: 1280 x 720 (16:9)
- VGA: 640 x 480 (4:3)
- 240 Share: 320 x 240 (30 seconds max)
Samsung Lens: The WB2200F digital camera features
a 60x optical zoom Samsung lens with a 35mm equivalent focal length of 20 to
1200mm (actual focal length is 3.58-214.8mm). The F-stop range is F2.8 (W) to F5.9
Intelli Zoom/Digital Zoom: When shooting photos in 4:3
aspect ratio, the WB2200F offers Intelli Zoom to help you capture close-up photos
(up to 120x) with less picture deterioration than with Digital Zoom. The picture
resolution is reduced according to the zoom rate when using Intelli Zoom. When
recording in other aspect ratios, Intelli Zoom is turned off, and digital zoom
is used for zooming in beyond the 60x optical range, up to 120x.
Image Stabilization: The WB2200F offers Optical Image Stabilization
(OIS) to reduce the
effect of camera shake and help you get a well-exposed image in dim
Wi-Fi: The WB2200F has built-in Wi-Fi that allows you to
wirelessly connect the camera to a smartphone via a wireless LAN. Using the free
downloadable Smart Camera app, you can automatically save your photos and videos
to your smartphone (AutoShare), send photos and videos to a smartphone (MobileLink),
or use your smartphone as a remote shutter release (Remote Viewfinder). In
addition, you can send photos and videos via email or file sharing services. The
Smart Camera app is compatible with Android phones running 3.0 and up, as well
as iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch running iOS 6.1 or later. Android phones with
NFC (Near-Field Communication) can link to the camera and perform some
operations by simply touching the NFC logo on the left side of the camera.
Focus Modes: The Samsung WB2200F offers four auto focus modes
and one manual focus mode with the following focusing ranges:
||31" to infinity
||59" to infinity
||4" to 31"
||59" to 138"
||0.4" to infinity
||59" to infinity
||0.4" to 4"
Auto Focus Type: You can also select
your preferred auto focus area:
- Center AF: the rectangular area in the center
of the LCD monitor will be focused
- Multi AF: camera selects all of the
available 9 AF points
- Select AF: focuses on the area you specifically
- Tracking AF: focus moves along with the movements of a subject
Face Detection: With the Face Detection feature, the
camera detects faces in a scene and then automatically focuses and optimizes the
brightness of the face for beautiful portrait pictures. The Face Detection
feature detects up to 10 different faces, automatically adjusts focus and
brightness, and also senses and removes red-eye. With the Smile Shot option, the
camera automatically takes a photo when a smiling face is detected. When Blink
Detection is selected, the camera will take a second photo immediately when the
camera detects that the subject's eyes are closed.
Focus Lock: Use the camera's focus lock function to focus on a subject
not positioned in the center of the picture.
Drive Modes: The camera offers several drive modes to suit your shooting
- Single: Takes one picture only.
- Continuous 8: You can capture up to 7 photos at 8
frames per second in one burst.
- Continuous 5: You can capture up to 7 photos at 5
frames per second in one burst.
- Continuous 3: You can capture up to 7 photos at 3
frames per second in one burst.
- Precapture: The camera begins shooting when you press
the shutter release halfway, capturing 6 photos continuously. When the
shutter is pressed fully, the camera saves the last photo, plus the 6 photos
before the shutter was pressed, for a total of 7. This helps prevent missed
shots when you are not sure when the event you are photographing will take
- Motion Capture: The camera will capture up to 30 photos
at 5 photos per second. The image size is fixed at 640 x 480 (VGA).
- Self-Timer: The camera has a 10-second self-timer mode,
which can allow the photographer to take self-portraits, or be included in
group shots. It also has a 2-second self-timer to help prevent camera shake
when fully zoomed in.
- AE Bracketing: Takes three pictures in a series, each
with a different exposure (normal exposure, under-exposed, over-exposed).
- WB Bracketing: Takes three pictures in a series, each
with a different white balance setting.
Recording Mode: The Samsung WB2200F digital camera offers various
recording modes to choose from to match your shooting preference. Using the
top-mounted Mode Dial, you can select from the following modes:
- Smart Auto Mode: The camera automatically chooses the
appropriate camera settings based on a detected type of scene. Scene modes
include: Portrait, Night Portrait, Night, Backlight Portraits, Backlight, Landscape, White,
Macro, Macro Text, Tripod, Action, Macro Color, Natural Green, Blue Sky,
Sunset, Low Light, Spot Light, Spot Light Macro, and Spot Light Portrait.
- Program Mode: You can manually configure all functions
of the camera, except the aperture value and shutter speed, which is set by
- A/S/M: When dialed to this setting, you can choose from
Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, or Manual modes.
- Smart Mode: You can capture a photo with options that
are preset for a specific scene: Beauty Face, Continuous Shot, Landscape,
Macro, Action Freeze, Rich Tones (HDR), Panorama, Sunset, Silhouette,
Fireworks, Night, and Light Trace.
- Magic Plus: Capture a photo or video with various
effects. Photo Filter Mode includes Miniature, Vignetting, Fish-eye,
Classic, Retro, and Cross Filter. Movie Filter Mode includes Miniature,
Vignetting, Fish-eye, Classic, Retro, and Palette Effects 1-4.
- Settings: Adjust settings to match your preferences.
- Movie: A movie clip can be recorded (with or without
sound). You can also start recording a movie by pushing the dedicated (red)
movie button without rotating the Mode Dial to Movie.
- Wi-Fi: The camera connects to a smartphone via a WLAN
to remotely control the camera, and to wirelessly transfer recorded photos
Exposure Compensation: This camera automatically adjusts the exposure
according the ambient light conditions. You can also select the exposure value
from +2.0EV to -2.0EV in steps of 1/3EV.
Metering Mode: If you cannot obtain suitable exposure
conditions, you can change the camera's metering method to take brighter
pictures. You can choose from 3 modes:
- Multi: Exposure will be calculated based on an average of the
available light in the image area. This is suitable for general use.
- Spot: Only the rectangular area in the center of the LCD monitor
will be metered for light. This is suitable when the subject in the center
is exposed correctly, regardless of the back lighting.
- Center-Weighted: Exposure will be calculated based on an average
of the available light in the image area. However, the calculation will be
biased towards the center of the image area. This is suitable for taking a
picture of small objects like a flower or insects.
Built-in Pop-up Flash: The camera features a built-in
with a range of 2' 7"-19' 8" (W) and 4' 11"-9' 10" (T). It recharges in
approximately 5 seconds. You can choose from the following flash modes: Auto,
Red-eye, Fill-in, Slow Sync, and Red-eye Fix. The intensity of the flash can be
White Balance: The white balance control allows you to
adjust the colors to appear more natural. The camera has seven white balance
modes: Auto WB, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent L, Tungsten, Custom
Set, and Color Temp.
ISO Sensitivity: You can select the ISO
sensitivity when taking pictures. A higher ISO setting allows for faster
shutter speed, so you can take photos indoors or in low light without the need
for a flash. The camera features the following ISO settings - Auto, ISO 100,
ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO 1600, ISO 3200, and ISO 6400.
Play, Print, and Edit Features
Thumbnail Playback: You can view multiple pictures (up
to 12 or 24) on the
LCD monitor at once.
Slide Show: Images can be displayed continuously at
selectable intervals of 1, 3, 5, or 10 seconds
on the camera's LCD monitor. The camera offers 5 screen effects, and pre-recorded background music
play along with your still image slide show.
Image Zoom: A single image can be zoomed in up to 14.4x for a closer look. Once the image is zoomed in, you can pan around
different areas of the image.
Image Editing: Still images can be edited and saved as new
files. Editing options include:
- Resize: Resize large image files to smaller sizes for
emailing or posting to websites
- Rotate: You can rotate images to their proper
- Smart Filter: Apply special effects to the photos, such
as Miniature, Vignetting, Cross Filter, Fish-eye, Classic, and Retro
- Adjust Settings: You can adjust brightness, contrast,
or color saturation, plus retouch faces and remove red-eye.
Movie Playback: You can playback a movie clip on the camera's LCD
monitor. The camera offers basic playback functions such as Play, Pause, Scan
backward (up to 8x),
and Scan Forward (up to 8x). Movies can be trimmed to remove unwanted footage,
and still images can be captured from the video.
Movie Clip Capture: You can capture still images from a recorded movie
clip. The captured movie clip file will be saved as the same size as the
original movie clip (1280 x 720, 640 x 480, or 320 x 240).
Deleting/Protecting Images: Images can be deleted one at a time, in a
pre-selected group, or all at once. Images can be protected from being
HDMI: The WB2200F has a micro-HDMI (Type D) output, which
will allow you to connect the camera to an HDMI-equipped HDTV for viewing videos
or photos in high definition. The camera is compatible with Samsung's Anynet+
HDMI-CEC system, which, when connected to a Samsung HDTV via HDMI, allows you to
control the camera's playback functions with the TV's remote control.
AV/USB Output: The Samsung WB2200F features a Micro USB port which allows you to connect the camera to your computer via the included
USB cable. You can also recharge the camera's battery using the supplied USB
cable and AC adapter. With an
optional AV cable you can connect the camera to a TV. The Samsung WB2200F's video output can be set to NTSC or PAL.
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery: The Samsung WB2200F comes
supplied with the BP-1410 rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery which provides up to
600 still image shots, 300 minutes of still image recording or 190 minutes of movie recording. The supplied AC adapter
and USB cable
charges the Lithium-Ion battery in approximately 240 minutes.
Auto Power Off: This function switches the camera off after a set
amount of time (of no operation) in order to prevent unnecessary battery
drainage. The camera can be set to turn off after 1, 3, 5, or 10 minutes of no
Built-in Software: The Samsung WB2200F comes with built-in i-Launcher
software, which can be loaded to your Windows computer when you connect the
camera via USB. i-Launcher includes the Multimedia Viewer program for viewing
still image and movie files in multiple formats. i-Launcher is compatible with
Windows 8 and Windows 7, as well as Mac OS X 10.5 and later.
Transferring Files: You can connect the camera to Windows
and Mac OS computers as a removable disk for transferring files. The camera is
compatible with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP, as well as
Mac OS 10.5 or higher (except Power PC).