Nikon Coolpix S2800 vs Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

(23)
(77)
Nikon Coolpix S2800
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

Top Prices

No prices found
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £4.28
In stock
Carmarthen Camera Centre
Out of stock
PC World Business
Out of stock

Reasons For

9 Reasons For
21% higher megapixel count Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 20.1MP digital camera. That's 4.1MP higher than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (16MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

13% smaller maximum aperture Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 6.5 maximum aperture digital camera. That's 0.8 smaller than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (5.7).
Slightly smaller minimum aperture Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 has a minimum aperture of 3.2, but the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 3.5 minimum aperture digital camera (0.3 larger).
25mm longer maximum focal length Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 has a maximum focal length of 130mm, whereas the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is only a 105mm maximum focal length digital camera (25mm shorter).
Smaller minimum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is an 80 minimum ISO speed digital camera. That's 45 smaller than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (125).
104g lighter Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 has a weight of 120g, whereas the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 224g digital camera (104g heavier). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

10% shorter Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 58.4mm tall digital camera. That's 5.7mm shorter than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (64.1mm).
40% thinner Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 has a depth of 19.8mm. That's 7.8mm thinner than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (27.6mm).
21% narrower Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 has a width of 93.8mm. That's 19.1mm narrower than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (112.9mm).
9 Reasons For
5mm shorter minimum focal length Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a minimum focal length of 21mm, whereas the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 26mm minimum focal length digital camera (5mm longer).
A lot higher maximum ISO speed Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a maximum ISO speed of 6,400, whereas the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is only a 3,200 maximum ISO speed digital camera (3,200 lower).
A lot bigger internal memory Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has an internal memory of 37MB, but the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is only a 25.9MB internal memory digital camera (11.1MB smaller).
0.3" larger screen size Edit
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is 3" screen, but the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is only a 2.7" screen digital camera (0.3" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

A lot higher display resolution Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a display resolution of 460,000 pixels, however the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is only a 230,000 pixels display resolution digital camera (230,000 pixels lower).
HDMI port Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has an HDMI port, however the Nikon Coolpix S2800 does not. Read more

A HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) port is an interface to transfer audio and video data between devices such as digital cameras, computer monitors, TVs and projectors.

A HDMI port on the camera allows you to connect the camera directly to a compatible TV for easy playback of your photos.

Fifty more shots per battery charge Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 takes 300.00 shots per battery charge, however the Nikon Coolpix S2800 only takes 250.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Expert reviews are a lot better
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has an average expert review score of 80%, whereas the Nikon Coolpix S2800 has an average rating of 70% (based on 5 reviews).
User reviews are better
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has an average user review score of 88%, whereas the Nikon Coolpix S2800 has an average rating of 80% (based on 18 reviews).

Reasons Against

11 Reasons Against
Longer minimum focal length Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 26mm minimum focal length digital camera. That's 5mm longer than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (21mm).
Lower maximum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 3,200 maximum ISO speed digital camera. That's 3,200 lower than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (6,400).
Smaller internal memory Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 25.9MB internal memory digital camera. That's 11.1MB smaller than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (37MB).
12% smaller screen size Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 has a screen size of 2.7". That's 0.3" smaller than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (3"). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

230,000 pixels lower display resolution Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 230,000 pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 230,000 pixels lower than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (460,000 pixels).
Does not have an HDMI port Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 does not have an HDMI port, however the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has an HDMI port. Read more

A HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) port is an interface to transfer audio and video data between devices such as digital cameras, computer monitors, TVs and projectors.

A HDMI port on the camera allows you to connect the camera directly to a compatible TV for easy playback of your photos.

Only 250.00 shots per battery charge Edit
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a digital camera that takes 250.00 shots per battery charge, whereas the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 only takes 300.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Not currently available
We couldn't find any retailers that are currently selling the product. Read more
You can sign up to a price alert to be notified when this product becomes available.
Older by over one year
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 is 13 months older than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860.
Expert review Rating is considerably Worse
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 only has an average expert score of 70%, but the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has an average expert rating of 80% (based on 1 review).
User review Rating is Worse
The Nikon Coolpix S2800 has an average user score of 80%, but the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has an average user rating of 88% (based on 76 reviews).
9 Reasons Against
A lot lower megapixel count Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a megapixel count of 16MP, but the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 20.1MP digital camera (4.1MP higher). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

Bigger maximum aperture Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a maximum aperture of 5.7, but the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 6.5 maximum aperture digital camera (0.8 smaller).
9% larger minimum aperture Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 3.5 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 0.3 larger than the Nikon Coolpix S2800 (3.5).
24% shorter maximum focal length Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 105mm maximum focal length digital camera. That's 25mm shorter than the Nikon Coolpix S2800 (105mm).
A lot bigger minimum ISO speed Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a minimum ISO speed of 125, however the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is an 80 minimum ISO speed digital camera (45 smaller).
Heavier Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 224g digital camera. That's 104g heavier than the Nikon Coolpix S2800 (224g). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

5.7mm taller Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a height of 64.1mm, however the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 58.4mm tall digital camera (5.7mm shorter).
7.8mm thicker Edit
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is 27.6mm deep, but the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 19.8mm deep digital camera (7.8mm thinner).
Wider Edit
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is 112.9mm wide, but the Nikon Coolpix S2800 is a 93.8mm wide digital camera (19.1mm narrower).

Awards

1 Award
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended
1 Award
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

35 months Ago 23 months Ago

Picture Quality

Camera Type
 compact camera
 compact camera
Megapixel Count
20.1MP
BEST
16MP
Image Stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
Sensor Type
 CCD
BEST
 CCD
Still Image Resolution
 5152 x 3864
 5120 x 2880
 3648 x 2736
 2272 x 1704
 1600 x 1200
 640 x 480
 4608 x 3456
 3264 x 2448
 2048 x 1536
BEST
 5152 x 3864
 5120 x 2880
 3648 x 2736
 2272 x 1704
 1600 x 1200
 640 x 480
 4608 x 3456
 3264 x 2448
 2048 x 1536
Maximum Image Resolution
 5152 x 3864
BEST
 5152 x 3864
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
Total Megapixel Count
20.48MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 1:1
 4:3
 3:2
 16:9
 1:1
 4:3
 3:2
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1

Design

Waterproof
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Waterproof
Colour
 Purple
 Purple
Maximum Waterproof Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 15m
Maximum Freezeproof Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data -10°C
Body Material
 Metal
 Metal
Dust-Resistant
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Dust-resistant
Shock Resistant Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Shock resistant case
Freezeproof
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Crash Proof
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Lens System

Optical Zoom
5x 5x
Digital Zoom
4x 4x
Maximum Aperture
6.5
BEST
5.7
Minimum Aperture
3.2
BEST
3.5
Maximum Focal Length
130mm
BEST
105mm
Minimum Focal Length
26mm 21mm
BEST
Focal Length Range
4.6 - 23 3.74 - 18.7
Lens Structure
6/5 10/8

Focusing

Auto Focus
 centre weighted
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Centre weighted Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 spot
 Spot Auto Focus
 centre weighted
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Centre weighted Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 spot
 Spot Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
 Auto focus lock
 Auto focus lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus assist beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01m
Normal Focusing Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1 - ∞
Macro Focusing Range
0.1 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Mode Focusing Range
0.5 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Auto Mode Focusing Range
0.8 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 Auto
 Auto
ISO Speed
 80
 160
 200
 320
 1600
 3200
 Auto
 64
 125
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 25
 80
 160
 200
 320
 1600
 3200
 Auto
 64
 125
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 25
Maximum ISO Speed
3,200 6,400
BEST
Minimum ISO Speed
80
BEST
125
Light Metering Mode
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
4s 4s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
Flash Exposure Compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tele Flash Range
0.8 - 2 0.1 - 2.5
Flash Range
0.5 - 4 0.12 - 4
Pre-Flash
 Pre-flash
Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
JPEG Frame Rate
30fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 AVI
 M-JPEG
 MOV
 H.264
 AVI
 M-JPEG
 MOV
 H.264
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
 PAL
 NTSC
Video Resolution
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 320 x 240
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 320 x 240
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@60fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1920x1080@60fps
 1280×720@60fps
BEST
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Format
 LPCM
 PCM
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
 Voice recording
Audio System
 Stereo
 Stereo

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Internal Memory
25.9MB 37MB
BEST
Maximum Memory Card Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 128GB
Memory Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Display

Screen Size
2.7" 3"
BEST
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Display Resolution
230,000 pixels 460,000 pixels
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PictBridge
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
BEST
HDMI Connector
 Micro
 Micro
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0

Camera

GPS
Unknown - Click to provide data
 GPS
White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Flash
 Tungsten
 Underwater
 Sunny
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Flash
 Tungsten
 Underwater
 Sunny
Shooting Mode
 Auto
 Scene
 Auto
 Scene
Photo Effect
 Muted
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Muted
 Neutral
 Vivid
Self-Timer
2,10 2,10
Multi-Shot Mode
 Multi-shot mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Histogram
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Histogram
Maximum Playback Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 10x
Image Editing Mode
 Resizing
 Crop
 Resizing
 Crop
Camera File System
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
Tripod Mount
 Tripod mount
Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Mode
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
Built-In Processor
Unknown - Click to provide data TruePic VII
Scene Mode
 Backlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Close-up (macro)
 Dusk
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Museum
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
 Cuisine
 Documents
 Underwater
 Backlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Close-up (macro)
 Dusk
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Museum
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
 Cuisine
 Documents
 Underwater
Display Language
 Multi
 Multi
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
120g
BEST
224g
Height
58.4mm
BEST
64.1mm
Depth
19.8mm
BEST
27.6mm
Width
93.8mm
BEST
112.9mm
Weight Including Battery
120g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 1
Battery Size
EN-EL19 LI-50B
Shot Per Battery Charge
250 shots 300 shots
BEST

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Unknown - Click to provide data Viewer 3
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
Included Cable
 USB
 USB
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Hand Strap
 Hand strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Included Wrist Strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Included wrist strap

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connectivity

Other Features

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
Software CD
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Technical Details

Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Self-timer
Feedback