It is capable of MPEG-4 video recording at 30 frames per second and offers a variety of photo effects including colouring, highlighting, photo frames, and composite effects. It also includes a manual function for customizing the shot settings. The S1030 is designed with a 2.7" TFT LCD color display and an ergonomic grip which makes it comfortable to hold the camera for steady shots. It includes 45MB of internal memory for storing photos and videos and has a built-in memory card slot for expanding the storage up to 2GB. The camera operates on dual AA batteries and is available in both black and silver. The S1030 differs from Samsung's S1000 since it has a lower digital zoom and a larger LCD display than the S1000.