At A Glance

The GPS-enabled HZ35W produces some of the sharpest, highest-quality stills we’ve seen this side of a DSLR, but its confusing menu system and poor video quality knock it down a peg.

Manufacturer’s Description

HZ35W Compact Camera

The Specs

Battery Information
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.00 "
Effective Camera Resolution 12.0 Megapixels
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/2000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 16 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Red-eye Reduction
General Information
Manufacturer Samsung
UPC Code 0044701013082
Manufacturer Part Number EC-HZ35WZBPAUS
Brand Name Samsung
Product Name HZ35W Compact Camera
Product Model HZ35W
Product Type Compact Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 4000 x 3000
Lens
Optical Zoom 15.0 x
Digital Zoom 5.0
Aperture Range f/3.2 to 5.8
Image Stabilization Optical, Electronic
Focus Modes Auto, Manual
Minimum Focus Distance 1.18
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • HZ35W Point & Shoot Digital Camera
  • AC Adapter
  • USB Cable
  • Rechargeable Battery
  • Strap
  • User Manual CD-ROM
  • Quick Start Manual
  • Features Face Detection
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 2.4"
    Width 4.2"
    Depth 1.1"
    Weight (Approximate) 7.57 oz
    Video
    Video Formats MP4
    Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720
    Maximum Frame Rate 60 fps
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type No
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year

    Performance

    Performance (New)
    Exposure Very Good
    Color Very Good
    Sharpness Superior
    Distortion Good
    Video Quality Fair
    Video Sound Quality Poor