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Agfa ePhoto SMILE 3 Megapixels and Smaller
Submitted by jfiscus a Intermediate from middletown, ohio
Date Reviewed: July 24, 2003
cant think of any.
Weaknesses: you name it.
This is absolutely the worst digital camera I have ever tried. The camera did not die unlike everyone else's here did, maybe I didn't use it enough...
The Camera eats 2 AA batteries after takign 2 pics or uploading 2 pics. You can actually watch the battery levels deplete. I only took about 10 pics with this camera, it was just plain was horrible.
I won it in a contest on a website and expected it to at least work ok with a promised size of 640x480, but it looks like it just takes 50x50 and fudges the rest.
Purchased At: website - won in con
Similar Products Used: never used anything close to this in wuality, even my webcam for 95 takes way better pics. I do have Epson digital cameras, and al of them are ok, except 650 - fudges colors, and I have a 3.2mb sony t
Submitted by Richard a Casual
Date Reviewed: June 23, 2003
Strengths: the nice blue color
Weaknesses: horrible images, software program is useless, freezes computer, bad focus, slow upload, etc
This thing was a piece of junk. My first one had to be returned. Second one only worked correctly for a month or two and it still was very, very low quality. Camera will no longer recognize the cable to the computer so it is useless to me.
Price Paid: $99.00
Purchased At: Walmart
Submitted by Andy Hershcoviz a Intermediate from Israel
Date Reviewed: August 20, 2002
Strengths: Price ??? (I'm not sure)
Weaknesses: bad image quality, small memory (2M), LONG picture upload time. Problems with upload software on WIN2K (needs patches)
Bad field (it looks like shooting fro pinhole)
Lowest image quality, sure not the promised 640X 480. Good for making icons only. If you want to print you must work hard to enhance the image. Stopped working after 3 weeks, had to replace by myself a crystal (took from broken pager) and found that it's made by an anonimous OEM for Agfa. Good for kids play to learn basics of photography' or to make icons.
Price Paid: $50.00
Purchased At: office depot
Similar Products Used: Canon 340
Submitted by vinod anan a Beginner from Mumbai, India
Date Reviewed: August 13, 2002
Strengths: Looks, color, size. Good for showcase
Weaknesses: picture quality, battery consumption
It is worth only to keep in the showcase, NOT to take photos.
Price Paid: $99.00
Similar Products Used: "D"-Cam
Submitted by Melissa Taylor a Intermediate from Sterling Heights, MI
Date Reviewed: June 25, 2001
Strengths: Compact Size
Weaknesses: very battery hungry
flash doesn't always work
the worst picture quality I have ever seen
My friend sent me a digital camera to give to his girlfriend, but she didn't want it and I now know why.
I haven't had a lot experience with digital cameras, but I'm pretty good with photography. Using this camera compared to the ones I've used before was like the difference between night and day. I could not believe the picture quality was 640x480 because it looked so out of focus and so low res, that the camera did me no good. This is pure junk; a kids toy would probably work better.
Similar Products Used: None