This article was originally published on March 25, 2013.
New waterproof pocket camcorder W300 from Samsung is a good choice for all your outdoor adventures. Whether you want to film underwater organisms or capture your every moment of trekking, W300 camcorder meets all your requirements.
It is a small handy camcorder with waterproof, dust proof and shock proof features. With its Auto Aqua mode, camcorder is suitable for filming up to 3 meters depth in water. Its dust proof feature repels dust and sand while providing a high definition picture.
It provides a 1920×1080/30p full HD movie recording with record/pause function. The function lets you to pause while recording a movie and still create a full continuous video file.
Once recorded, you can easily add background music to your video with Smart Background Music Feature. When the device senses someone is speaking in the video, it automatically lowers the music volume to make the voice audible.
The pocket device also have a built-in editing software to edit and share files. Camcorder’s memory slot accepts both SD, SDHC and SDXC cards. To transfer your files, plug into any device via USB port. To watch your pictures on other displays via a single HDMI cable.
To charge the battery, plug the camcorder into any USB port.
|Type||Full HD Waterproof (16.5 ft), Shock proof (6.5 ft) and Dust proof|
|Image Sensor Type||1/3.2″ BSI CMOS|
|Display||2.3″ LCD screen|
|Auto White Balance||Yes|
|Built in microphone||Yes|
|Recording Resolution||Full HD 1920×1080 30p/25p (17Mbps), HD 1280×720 30p/25p (8MBps)|
|Resolution||5.5MP (2720×2040) / 4:3, 3MP (2048×1536) / 4:3, 2MP (1920×1080) / 16:9, VGA (640×480) / 4:3|
|Dimensions||2.3″ x 4.4″ x .0.7″|
|Charging||vis USB port|