Samsung WB700 Supports 18x Optical Zoom
The Samsung WB700 is a new super-zoom camera with an 18x optical zoom and a 1.3x “Smart Zoom”. As the successor to the successful WB600 and WB650 models, the WB700 includes Samsung’s latest advances in HD video technology so users can capture high quality video footage, as well as still images. The WB700 also features Smart Filter 2.0 – artistic filters in modes such as “soft focus”, “half-tone dot” and “cinema” alongside traditional features such as “fish-eye”, “miniature” and “sketch”, giving entertaining and professional finishes at the touch of a button. The WB700 sports a 16MP sensor and can record 1080p HD video in H.264 format. This point-and-shoot camera also supports full manual control, dual optical image stabilization, zoom noise reduction, full HD video recording, an HDMI-out, RAW image support and more. The Samsung WB700 will go on sale from April 2011 for $299.99 each.