Samsung Adds Two New Cameras To Its Popular SL-Series

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. – July 14, 2020 [Samsung Newsroom] – “These are just two of their very full-featured compact digital cameras available on the current marketplace,” said Reid Sullivan, senior vice president of digital and Immunology imaging advertising, Samsung Electronics America. “Normally, customers might feel as they must sacrifice performance so as to locate a digital camera packed within their way, but that is not true with the newest SL720 and SL502. Samsung is providing users the capacity to experience the most up-to-date and most innovative digital imaging technologies, helping them measure up to a stronger, feature-packed camera that will help carry their photos to a completely different level”.

Samsung Electronics America Inc. now expanded its SL-Series of easy-to-use, compact digital cameras with the introduction of the brand new SL720 along with SL502. Offering 12.2 mega-pixels, 5x optical zoom and eye catching design, the newest SL720 and SL502 add extra thickness to Samsung’s favorite SL-Series which currently includes eight individual versions.

Even the SL720 and SL502 include a multitude of smart and intuitive features which simplify users choose and view their photographs. The two cameras contain Samsung’s Smart car shooting mode, an innovative setting that automatically selects from among those cameras’ 11 picture modes, to create the greatest possible picture. When completed taking photographs, the SL720 along with SL502 attribute Smart Album, also a helpful tool which permits users to quickly look for a particular picture they’ve stored in memory card. Smart Album automatically arranges the consumer’s digital pictures and provides them the capacity to narrow their search according to specific standards like the week or date that the picture was shot, the total colour tone, photos or special document types, such as photographs, videos, or any even voice memos.

Together with the SL720, customers have access to some 28mm wide‑angle lens, even whereas the SL502 provides a typical 35mm lens. Even the SL720 and SL502 offer strong 5x optical zoom and therefore so are paired with picture stabilization to help reduce blur brought on by hand motions. The SL720 provides Dual Picture Stabilization, which unites both digital and optical stabilization technologies. Users may even frame their photos and examine their pictures on the cameras’ big LCD displays. The SL720 includes a 3.0 inch LCD along with the SL502 includes a 2.7 inch LCD.

Even the SL720 and SL502 will also be the very first celebrities from Samsung’s SL-Series to comprise Face Recognition technologies. Samsung’s Face Recognition technology stores around 20 favorite faces into the cameras’ memory. While shooting a portrait, even the SL720 along with SL502 will automatically understand if among the consumer’s 20 favored faces is at the framework and identify them as a priority for both exposure and focus. Users may save time sorting through their own photographs and rather hunt for photographs which have a particular face.

The newest SL720 and SL502 provide users innovative video recording choices. Together with all the SL720, users can capture 720p, high-definition movie that may be performed in an HDTV via a optional HDMI cradle sold individually. The camera also uses H.264 compression, also an innovative codec which lets users capture video for longer intervals. The SL502 features high quality MJPEG video recording in a resolution of 640×480. For extra flexibility, the SL720’s along with also SL502’s 5x optical zoom may be utilized while recording movie.



Mega-Pixels 12.2 mega-pixels 12.2 mega-pixels
Optical Zoom 5x Optical Zoom

28mm Wide-Angle Lens

5x Optical Zoom

35mm Lens

LCD Size 3-inch LCD (230K) 2.7 inch LCD (230K)
Lens Samsung Samsung
Movie Mode 720p HD  / H.264 Format

(Optional HDMI Cradle)

640×480 / MJPEG
Size 96.3mm × 59.5mm × 23.9mm 97mm x 59mm x 24.5mm
Special Features
  • 5x Optical Zoom
  • 28mm Wide-Angle Lens
  • 720p HD Video
  • Smart Auto
  • Smart Album
  • Smart Face Recognition (up to 20 faces)
  • Perfect Portrait System: Beauty Shot / Face Detection / Self Portrait / Smile Shot / Blink Detection / Photo Style Selector
  • Dual Image Stabilization : Optical IS + Digital IS
  • 5x Optical Zoom
  • Smart Auto
  • Smart Album
  • Smart Face Recognition (up to 20 faces)
  • Perfect Portrait System: Beauty Shot / Face Detection / Self Portrait / Smile Shot / Blink Detection / Photo Style Selector
Estimated Selling Price
  • $229.99
  • $149.99
  • August 2009
  • August 2009