Sony H400 vs. Samsung WB 2200F – As you can see in the image the Samsung is BIG camera and Sony look bits normal, there is very minor difference between the zoom lenses, the Sony H400 features 3X more optical zoom than Samsung (63 vs 60X), but the Sony H400 comes with a traditional CCD based sensor and Samsung have BSI CMOS sensor with more ISO range for better low-light performance and better video mode.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 Major Features
- 20.1MP 1/2.3″ Super HAD CCD Sensor
- BIONZ R Image Processor
- 63x Optical Zoom 24.5-1550mm Equiv.
- 3″ Clear Photo 460k-Dot LCD & Viewfinder
- 720p HD Movie Mode
- Optical Steady Shot Image Stabilization
- 360˚ Sweep Panorama
- Easy Mode For Simple Camera Menu
- Intelligent Auto & Smile Shutter
- Picture Effect & Party Mode
Samsung WB2200F Major Features
- 16MP BSI CMOS Sensor
- 60x Optical Zoom
- Wide-angle 20mm Lens
- 3.0″ hVGA LCD Screen
- 1080/30p Full HD Movie Video
- Tag & Go 1-Touch Sync to Smartphone
- Auto Share Saves Images to Smartphone
- Phone Control via Remote Viewfinder
- i-Function Allows Full Manual Control
- Ergonomic Dual-Grip
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 vs. Samsung WB2200F Specification Comparison Table.
Megapixel: With Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 you get more megapixels, don’t fall in Megapixel Marketing Myth because more megapixel DONOT increase image quality, but more megapixels will help you to get large printouts and also help you to re-compose your images after shooting a scene /subject.
Optical Zoom: More optical zoom allows you to get closer to your subject without physically moving yourself, hence we recommend you to buy Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 over Samsung WB2200F.
Aperture Range: Samsung WB2200F aperture Range is better than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400, the bright aperture lenses capture more incoming light to the sensor, create more DOF, better color and contrast reproduction and it also create less noise during low-light situation.
Macro: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 have more close-up macro range than Samsung WB2200F.
ISO: The ISO range of Samsung WB2200F is more than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400, high sensitivity sensor have more ISO range and hence the you get cleaner low-light images.
Better Shutter Range: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 features better shutter range compared to Samsung WB2200F.
Top Continuous shooting speed: Samsung WB2200F features fast shooting speed compared to Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400.
Better Video Mode: Samsung WB2200F Supports Full HD Video capture mode @ 30fps frame rate, but only HD recoding available in Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400.
Wireless connectivity: Samsung WB2200F have built-in Wi-Fi that enables wireless data transfer and remote shooting and other hand Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 have no wireless connectivity available.
Dimensions: Sony H400 is smaller than Samsung.
Weight: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 light-weight than Samsung WB2200F.
Verdict: Both camera have mixed bag of features and problems, Sony H400 have CCD sensor with limited ISO range, limited HD Video performance, but will also give you better macro mode, shutter range and lighter body and on the other hand Samsung WB220F features 60X optical zoom (3X less optical zoom than Sony), better ISO range and fast continuous shooting mode upto 8fps and Built in WiFi.
If you are looking for a good zoom camera (size and macro mode is not a problem) go for Samsun WB220 F.