ST77, a super slim compact camera has been launched by Samsung in South Korea. It is a superbly designed powerful camera added to the stylish ST range of Samsung cameras. The 16.1 megapixel camera offers a wide range of fun features for utmost creativity and superb photos. It is equipped with a F2.5 bright lens with a 25mm wide angle that has a terrific ability to capture light, making it an ideal compact camera for shooting in low-light. The 5x optical zoom lens allows it to take magnificent close-up pictures even in dim light.
The camera is compact enough to be carried in pockets. With a dimension of 90.5 x 52.6 x 16.9mm, the camera weighs 101 grams. With a 2.7 inch LCD display, the camera has the ability to record 720 pixel videos with HD quality at the rate of 30 frames per second. Using this camera even the unprofessional photographers can click bright and beautiful photos. It has a BP70A battery – a power about 700mAh. It has a USB port and also includes a memory card slot.
Equipped with the optical image stabilization feature, it makes the pictures clear and sharp. It has many more smart features like Funny face, Smart Auto and Filter, Picture in Picture, Live Panorama and Magic frame. The Picture-in-Picture feature lets the user click a photo and place another photo in it, the Magic Frame feature allows creating poster-like photos and the Funny Face feature creates distorted photos. The improved Smart Auto 2.0 automatically identifies and selects the most appropriate scene modes to use, hence providing the best possible pictures and Live Panorama feature makes it easier for users to click wide panorama shots.
This latest camera will be available in five vibrant colors, including black, white, silver, red and plum. In Korea, it will be available with a price tag of 169,000 Won. These cameras may be made available in the US this March for about $130 USD. It may cost €100 Euro in Europe.