Olympus FE-190 vs Samsung Digimax A55W

5.55 in
4.09 in
Olympus FE-190 digital camera
vs
4.19 in
2.22 in
Samsung Digimax A55W digital camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Sensor type
CCD
CCD
Sensor size
5.744 x 4.308 mm
5.744 x 4.308 mm
Sensor photo detectors
6 Mpx
5 Mpx
Effective pixels
6 Mpx
5 Mpx
Image ratio w:h
4:3
4:3
Max resolution
2816, 2112
2592, 1944
Other resolutions
2048x1536, 640x480
2272x1704, 2048x1704, 1600x1200, 1024x768, 640x480

Image

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
ISO Auto
yesYes
yesYes
ISO minimum
80
50
ISO maximum
1000
400
Maximum image resolution
2560, 1920
2592, 1944
White balance presets
5
6
Custom white balance
noNo
noNo
Image stabilization type
noNo
noNo

Optics and focus

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Optical zoom
3 x
5 x
Digital zoom
4 x
5 x
Minimum aperture
3.1
3.3
Maximum aperture
5.9
4.8
Focal length equiv
38–114 mm
28–135 mm
Autofocus
Contrast Detect (sensor), Single, Live View
Contrast Detect (sensor), Single, Live View
Manual focus
noNo
yesYes

Screen and viewfinder

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Screen size
1.80 in
2.50 in
Screen technology
LCD
LCD
Screen dots
110000
201000
Touch screen
noNo
noNo
Live view
yesYes
yesYes
Viewfinder
Optical
None

Photography features

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Minimum shutter speed
1/2 sec
2 sec
Maximum shutter speed
1/2000 sec
1/1000 sec
Shutter priority
noNo
noNo
Aperture priority
noNo
noNo
Exposure compensation plus
2
2
Exposure compensation minus
-2
-2
Expousure compensation steps
1/3
1/2
Self-timer delay
2, 12
2 s
Built-in flash
yesYes
yesYes
Flash range
106.30 in
118.11 in
Flash modes
Auto, Manual, Redeye Reduction
Auto, Flash OFF
External flash
noNo
noNo
Self-timer
yesYes
yesYes

Videography features

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Maximum resolution
320, 240
640, 480
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes
Motion JPEG frame rate
3 fps
30 fps

Design

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Body type
Compact
Compact
Colour of product
Black
Black, Silver
Environmentally sealed
noNo
noNo

Dimensions

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Weight
1.46 lb
0.33 lb
Width
5.55 in
4.19 in
Height
4.09 in
2.22 in
Depth
3.19 in
1.05 in

Storage

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Internal storage
22 mB
25 mB
Compatible memory cards
CF, MicroDrive
MMC, SD
Storage types
xD Picture Card, Internal
SD, MMC, Internal

Connectivity

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
HDMI
noNo
noNo
USB version
1.0
1.0
Remote control
noNo
noNo
PictBridge
noNo
yesYes

Other features

Olympus FE-190Olympus FE-190Samsung Digimax A55WSamsung Digimax A55W
Timelapse recording
noNo
noNo
Orientation sensor
noNo
noNo

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