Samsung ST76 Ilse Jurriën : January 17th 2012 - 16:07 CET
CES 2012 - Samsung ST76 digital camera : Samsung introduces a new addition to its Samsung ST series of digital compact cameras. The stylish and modern Samsung ST76 is a powerful compact camera with a 16 megapixel resolution image sensor that delivers high resolution pictures with ease. The Samsung ST76 is equipped with an array of funny features making it even greater to photograph with the Samsung ST76 camera. The new Samsung camera offers an elegant brushed-metal body that gives the camera a classic look and feel. Like all Samsung ST cameras, the Samsung ST76 is slim enough to fit into any pocket, making it easy to bring the camera anywhere you go, whether you go to the beach or just spend some time with friends, the Samsung ST76 is your companion.
The optical image stabilization on the Samsung ST76 makes it even simpler to make clear and steady pictures. The Samsung ST76 offers a 5x optical zoom lens to ensure you can make the best close-up photos. The F/2.5, 25mm wide angle lens integrated on the Samsung ST76 is ideal for low-light shooting, thanks to its superior ability to capture light therefore clear shots in the dark. Combined with the 16 Megapixel CCD sensor, the Samsung ST76 guarantees that excellent images can be taken anywhere.
Samsung ST76 panorama feature
The Samsung ST76 features a Live Panorama function, allowing the photographer to capture wide panoramic pictures, from crowds or people to beautifully wide landscapes. Simply hold down the shutter button and sweep the camera across the scene. You can even preview the whole scene you've captured via the LCD screen. Besides taking beautiful photographs, the Samsung ST76 also comes with a 720p HD Movie Recording function at 30fps.
Smart Auto on the Samsung ST76
Smart Auto 2.0, available on the Samsung ST76 identifies the shooting condition and automatically selects the most appropriate settings to provide the photographer with the best possible end result. From a beach party to a dimly-lit diner, Smart Auto 2.0 scene detection technology recognizes the scene and automatically tailors the settings to help achieve standout results.
Samsung ST76 camera
For when one picture just isn’t enough, the Picture-in-Picture feature let users insert one image into another. You can first take a background shot, and then take another shot which you can just put in front of the other picture. This can be of anything, for example when you walk in the forest, you can make a background picture of the forest, and put your dog in front of it. Or zoom in to a certain object and place the close-up picture in front.
Samsung ST76 photo frames
The Samsung ST76 comes equipped with a special Magic Frame feature. You can place your picture into a built-in background template to make an original poster-like picture. You can put your friends face in a magazine or put yourself in front of a Full moon. Point the Samsung ST76 at your subject, align it within the on-screen template and capture the fun.
Funny faces on the Samsung ST76
The Samsung ST76 also has a Funny Face feature, making it possible to stretch, bend and warp pictures of friends and family. Users can simply press the 5-direction key to enlarge heads or noses, or create hilarious distortions. And when the camera is moved, Face Tracking preserves the funny looks.
Samsung ST76 price & availability
The Samsung ST76 is available in five vibrant and trendy colors to suit every style. The Samsung ST76 is available from March 2012 for an estimated retail price of $130 USD in the United States and €110 Euro in Europe (prices may vary from country to country).
Samsung ST76 review
Once we receive an Samsung ST76 test sample, we will publish a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures and videos, along with an Samsung ST76 review.
Samsung ST reviews
Curious about the test results and the operation of an Samsung ST camera? Read our Samsung ST96 review and the Samsung ST700 review to get an impression of the camera features and the image quality that these Samsung compact cameras have to offer.