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Nikon Coolpix P7800 Digital Camera

PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Recommended
12.2MP 7.1x CMOS Oct 2013
Megapixel Count Optical Zoom Image Stabiliser Sensor Type Release Date
F/2-4 NIKKOR Zoom Lens With 28-200 Mm Coverage Superior NIKKOR optics maintain image brightness throughout the zoom range, from f/2 at 28 mm wide, to f/4 at 200 mm telephoto. Even when zoomed... More
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33 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

The writers at two expert review sites thought that this camera was good. The writer at Ephotozine gave this Nikon camera a "Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement and PhotographyBlog.com gave it a "Highly Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement.

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on twenty-two expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Trusted Reviews and Expert Reviews the average expert rating of this digital camera is 77 out of 100.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

The average owner rating of this digital camera is fantastic based on 31 owner reviews.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Seven Nikon Coolpix P7800 owners who reviewed the Nikon Coolpix P7800 agreed that it had an electronic viewfinder. Chang K. Park gave the Nikon Coolpix P7800 a rating of 4 stars and he mentioned on Amazon “The EVF is useful for framing”. Two years ago G. Thompson mentioned in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 “Not a decision maker for me, however the EVF is a huge step forward in compact cameras”. In November Tony B wrote on Amazon “The evf is fine for use on bright days” in his Nikon Coolpix P7800 review and scored it 5 stars.

A number of Nikon Coolpix P7800 owners who bought it thought it had a good screen. Two years ago G. Thompson said in their review of this digital camera “The articulating screen is a nice feature to have”. Jim Walsh said “She never liked her old camera as you could not see anything on the screen in bright light” and scored the product very highly. Dp Review wrote in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 on DP Review three years ago “Impressive variangled LCD screen”.

A number of customers who bought the product agreed that it had a good viewfinder. G. Thompson said on Amazon “I am not saying the view through the viewfinder is great” in their review of this digital camera and gave the Nikon Coolpix P7800 a rating of 4 stars.

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Good Quality Lens

A few customers who purchased this digital camera thought it had a good lens. Tony B mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon this month “Firstly the lens is superb”. Tony B also mentioned “It's still excellent coupled with the lens, which makes a big difference”. Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned on expert website Good Gear Guide.com.au three years ago “The lens can be used for macros” and rated the product 4 stars.

A few people concluded that it had a good zoom. Mr Shaun Newsome gave the Nikon Coolpix P7800 a rating of 5 stars and he wrote in his Nikon Coolpix P7800 review “Compact yet versatile - even the digital zoom is worth using”. Tony B gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and he mentioned on Amazon “The camera starts up and extends the zoom very quickly” in his review of this digital camera. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk said “It offers a wide zoom range, great build quality” in their review.

One person said that it had a good autofocus. Tony B mentioned “Focusing is fine” and gave the product a very good review.

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Good Quality Pictures

Sixteen customers thought the product was able to produce good images. Three years ago Adrian Simmonds gave it a score of 5 stars and he wrote in his review of this digital camera “This is an DSLR because it has an electronic viewfinder also the quality of the images are superb”. Mr John Mills said “Picture quality is improved and the digital viewfinder is much better than I expected (I use it more frequently than the screen” and scored the Nikon Coolpix P7800 very highly. In November Tony B mentioned on Amazon “Get sharp shots at 1/8th of second at 200mm, that's 4+ stops gained in the right scenario, that's massive in terms of image quality saved”.

A number of customers considered that it had a good picture resolution. Jim Walsh mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “So for shooting in bright light it is a breeze to use when monitoring your shot” and rated the Nikon Coolpix P7800 5 stars. Ephotozine.com mentioned “An updated RGBW screen with better brightness for outdoor shooting, while retaining the same 7.1x optical zoom lens with a bright f/2.0 - f/4.0 aper” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 and scored this digital camera 4 stars. Three years ago Amateurphotographer.co.uk mentioned “A good maximum aperture and excellent resolution in the lower range of ISO sensitivities” in their Nikon Coolpix P7800 review.

A few Nikon Coolpix P7800 reviewers who bought the product agreed that it was good in low light. Dpreview.com said on DP Review “Good low-light performance”. Expert review site Firstpost.com wrote “The Sony RX 100 II is certainly a much better low light and overall performer than the Nikon P78”.

One Nikon Coolpix P7800 reviewer thought the Nikon Coolpix P7800 was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures.

One Nikon Coolpix P7800 owner who reviewed this digital camera considered that it had a good ISO range. Chang K. Park said two years ago “This is somewhat offset by the very sharp lens and at ISO 400 and below the results are excellent in decent light” .

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Good Size

A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that it was compact. Chang K. Park wrote “The image quality is a bit sub par by todays premium compact standards due to the smallish sensor” and rated the product 80 out of 100. E. J. Webb mentioned in their review on Amazon “Judged as a 'compact' that last is perhaps a mixed blessing as it goes along with an old-style digital (finger-operated!) lens cap”. E. J. Webb also said “Having surveyed the field, I cannot find any other current compact which offers so much to the serious amateur at so low a price”.

One customer wrote that this digital camera was thin. Chang K. Park mentioned “Is actually quite lightweight and slim with the lens retracted which allows it to slip into a jacket pocket easily”.

One person who bought the product reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Gary Briggs gave it a rating of 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “Fulfils all my requirements when not carting heavy DSLR around” in his review of the Nikon Coolpix P7800.

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Good Product Quality

A number of Nikon Coolpix P7800 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was good quality. G. Thompson gave it a rating of 4 stars and wrote on Amazon “The last Coolpix I owned was the P7000 a camera that produced excellent image quality” in their review. G. Thompson also said “Lens, producing superb image quality”. Jim Walsh mentioned “It is nearly as good as having an SLR and the picture quality is superb” and rated this digital camera 5 stars.

Easy to Use

A number of customers who purchased the product thought it was easy to use. Chang K. Park mentioned in his review “Buttons are well arranged and nice to use” . Stann mentioned on Amazon “Compact with a great control layout” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P7800. Techradar.com mentioned on expert review site Techradar “Offering full manual control for advanced photographers, they're often the first choice of both those looking to”.

A number of Nikon Coolpix P7800 owners who reviewed the Nikon Coolpix P7800 concluded that it was easy to use the menus. Two years ago G. Thompson scored the Nikon Coolpix P7800 80 out of 100 and said on Amazon “The quick menu button is not well placed for easy access”. Gary Briggs rated it 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Would recommend, solid piece of kit and very easy to understand menus” in his review of this digital camera. Goodgearguide.com.au wrote “You can tweak settings easily”.

One Nikon Coolpix P7800 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was easy to handle. Chang K. Park wrote “It looks and handles like a modern semi automatic pistol with solid feeling alloys”.

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Robust

A few Nikon Coolpix P7800 owners who purchased the Nikon Coolpix P7800 concluded that it was well made. Chang K. Park mentioned in his Nikon Coolpix P7800 review on Amazon “It is really well made”. Chang K. Park also wrote “Handles like a modern semi automatic pistol with solid feeling alloys and grippy matt surfaces”. Chang K. Park also mentioned “Other highlights are built in ND filter”.

A few customers who reviewed it considered that it was strong and durable. This year Tony B gave it a very good rating and he mentioned “It's built like a tank, extremely well designed and robust, absolutely no complaints from me on this one”. Expert website Techradar.com said three years ago “The premium end of the compact camera market appears to be one sector that remains reasonably robust in what is generally a declining market”. Dp Review wrote “Sturdy build”.

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Good Battery Life

Several people who bought the product thought it had a good battery life. Two years ago Ip4 said on Amazon “Replaces my SLR as I find it too heavy and prefer the P7800 nowExcellent battery lifeCompact easy carriedDon't use for action shots” and rated this digital camera 5 stars. In the same month Patrick Martin mentioned in his review of this digital camera “Other than battery charging no problems, good piece of kit”. This year Tony B wrote “Battery life is very good” in his review.

Good Technical Features

Some customers who purchased it concluded that it had good features. Two years ago Chang K. Park said in his review on Amazon “The controls and features are very good”. Jim Walsh mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “If you are into advanced photography this camera has all the features”. R Priestley said “It has many features, is instinctively easy to use” in their review.

Good Brand

Nikon has good average reviews for its compact cameras as well as across its entire camera range.

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Good Flash

A few people mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good flash. Chang K. Park gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned on Amazon “I often use an SB400 speedlight on top for outdoor fill flash on bright days”. Chang K. Park also wrote “Like all nikons the flash exposure is very consistent”. Ip4 mentioned “Movable screen very useful Can use SB400 flash on it - not done so yet” in their Nikon Coolpix P7800 review.

Nice Design

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was well designed.

One Nikon Coolpix P7800 owner who bought it concluded that it was luxurious. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk wrote three years ago “FEATURESThe magnesium alloy body also has the same tank-like build quality that upmarket SLR owners are used to” and rated this digital camera 4 stars.

One person wrote in their reviews that it was good looking. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk rated the Nikon Coolpix P7800 4 stars and wrote “Beautiful photos and sublime ergonomics.” in their Nikon Coolpix P7800 review.

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Good Support

A number of Nikon Coolpix P7800 reviewers who reviewed the Nikon Coolpix P7800 agreed that it had good technical guidance. Goodgearguide.com.au wrote on expert review site Good Gear Guide.com.au “It also has extensive manual controls” in their review and gave the Nikon Coolpix P7800 a rating of 4 stars. Dp Review mentioned in their Nikon Coolpix P7800 review on DP Review “Convenient manual controls”.

Good Connectivity

One Nikon Coolpix P7800 reviewer reckoned that it was wifi compatible.

Good Video Capture

One customer who bought it concluded that it was good for video recording.

Full HD HD Type

The HD type of this digital camera is Full HD, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

Like most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P7800, the Coolpix P7800 supports Full HD video.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras which support Full HD video currently available including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100[plb_2510511_price], the Nikon Coolpix P340[plb_2197142_price], or the Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II[plb_2402815_price] which has better reviews.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

Like most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for more than two years, the Coolpix P7800 has an image stabiliser.

Alternative digital cameras with an image stabiliser currently available that you might also want to look at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100[plb_2510511_price], the Nikon Coolpix P340[plb_2197142_price], or the Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II[plb_2402815_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Coolpix P7800 has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix P7800 also have a built-in flash.

Other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the PowerShot G1 X Mark II[pl_2402815_price], or the PowerShot G12[pl_1514037_price] both from Canon or the Nikon Coolpix P340[plb_2197142_price].

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many cameras of this spec and age. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

We compared all the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the PowerShot G15[pl_1556973_price], and the PowerShot G15[pl_1556973_price] both from Canon is also worth considering.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might also want to look at the Canon PowerShot G12[plb_1514037_price] (MMC|MMC+|SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the Ricoh GR[plb_1596652_price] (Eye-Fi|SD|SDHC|SDXC) which is also higher rated.

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Supports Two Image Formats

The Coolpix P7800 has a greater number of supported image formats than most compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. The most commonly supported image format is JPG, but this image format is not supported by this Nikon digital camera. The image formats JPEG XR and RAW are also supported by this digital camera.

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Electrical Viewfinder

Most compact cameras do not have enough space to accommodate an optical viewfinder and use the display screen on the back as an electrical viewfinder.

This digital camera's viewfinder (electrical) is in fact the best viewfinder amongst all digital cameras of this type and age.

Amongst comparable types of digital camera the worst viewfinder is Optical.

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Quite High JPEG Frame Rate

The Nikon Coolpix P7800 has a quite high JPEG frame rate (60 frames per second) compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P7800. The average JPEG frame rate of digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 37fps, and the JPEG frame rates range from 24fps to 60fps.

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Has One White Balance Mode

The number of white balance modes found on the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is more than most comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This Nikon digital camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on compact cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Supports Three Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Coolpix P7800 is more than most compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This Nikon camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by cameras of a comparable type and age to the Coolpix P7800. The camera file systems "DCF" and "DPOF" are also supported by this camera.

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1.4 HDMI Version

The Coolpix P7800 supports a 1.4 HDMI version which is newer than the 1.3 HDMI version supported by most cameras of a similar spec and age to it. The HDMI version of all digital cameras that were released more than two years ago ranges from 1.3 (worst) to 1.4b (best).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 640 x 480|1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras of this spec and age. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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Has Three Light Exposure Modes

The Coolpix P7800 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most commonly found light exposure mode found on compact cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Coolpix P7800. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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3264 X 2448 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix P7800 has a 3264 x 2448 still image resolution which is higher than most cameras that have been around for more than two years. Most digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution. This digital camera also have still image resolutions of 2272 x 1704, 1600 x 1200, 3984 x 2656 and 3968 x 2232 and 3000 x 3000. Across all compact cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Coolpix P7800 the worst still image resolution is 640 x 360 and the best is 4000 x 3000.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto focus, which is typical of many digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it.

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13 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

One customer concluded that it was not cheap. Three years ago Ephotozine.com wrote on expert review site Ephotozine “Is also more expensive than a number of mirrorless cameras - each one wi”. One person considered that it was not good value for money. Digitalversus.com mentioned “Although the Nikon Coolpix P7800 takes excellent-quality pictures, that unfortunately comes at a price”.

Unacceptable Noise Level

One Nikon Coolpix P7800 reviewer considered that the product was not noisy. In November last year Stann mentioned “Images on the noisy side” in their Nikon Coolpix P7800 review.

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Nikon Coolpix P7800 does not support WiFi connectivity. Most of the other cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix P7800 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

Other digital cameras which also support WiFi connectivity that you might also want to look at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100[plb_2510511_price], the Nikon Coolpix P340[plb_2197142_price], or the Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II[plb_2402815_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Video Recording

The Nikon Coolpix P7800 does not support video recording. Most of the other digital cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix P7800 also do not support video recording.

Other digital cameras which also support video recording that you might want to look at include the PowerShot G12[pl_1514037_price], or the PowerShot G15[pl_1556973_price] both from Canon or the Sony DSC-RX100M3[plb_2305908_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other cameras of this age and type are also not 3D compatible.

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Not Waterproof

The Coolpix P7800 is not waterproof, although this is within the context that most of the other compact cameras that are a comparable age to the Coolpix P7800 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have a GPS

Most digital cameras that were released around the same time as the Coolpix P7800 do not have a GPS. The Coolpix P7800 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS.

We think you might also be interested in other cameras which also have a GPS including the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS[plb_2354770_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Very Low Megapixel Count

Cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Coolpix P7800 have megapixel counts of between 10MP and 29MP. With a megapixel count of only 12.2 megapixels, the Coolpix P7800 has one of the lower megapixel counts amongst cameras of this age.

We compared this camera to all the other 12.2MP digital cameras and we think the Nikon Coolpix P340[plb_2197142_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you want a digital camera with a higher megapixel count then you might want to look at the PowerShot G1 X Mark II[pl_2402815_price] (13.1MP and higher rated), or the PowerShot SX700 HS[pl_2354770_price] (16.1MP and higher rated) both from Canon or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100[plb_2510511_price] (12.8MP and higher rated).

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Only Features Three Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is more than most compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most commonly featured flash mode featured on compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P7800. The flash modes "Manual" and "Pre-flash" are also featured on this Nikon digital camera.

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Only Has Three Shooting Modes

The number of shooting modes found on the Coolpix P7800 is more than most cameras of this type and age. This camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most commonly found shooting mode found on cameras of this spec and age. The shooting modes "Movie" and "Scene" are also found on this Nikon digital camera.

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Quite Few Total Megapixel Count

The total megapixel counts of comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P7800 range from 12MP to 33MP, and the average total megapixel count is 18MP. With a total megapixel count of only 12.76 megapixels, the Coolpix P7800 has a quite few total megapixel count compared to most of the other digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 1920x1080@25fps Resolution and Capture Speed

The Coolpix P7800 has a higher resolution at capture speeds than most compact cameras that are a similar age to it. This digital camera has a 1920x1080@25fps resolution and capture speed, whereas most similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 1920x1080@30fps resolution and capture speed. This Nikon digital camera also have a resolution and capture speed of 640x480@25fps and 1280×720@30fps.

A 1920x1080@25fps resolution and capture speed is in fact the worst resolution at capture speeds amongst all cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Coolpix P7800.

A 1920x1080@30fps resolution and capture speed is the best resolution at capture speeds amongst comparable types of digital camera.

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Fairly Large Minimum Aperture

When compared to other cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P7800 that we have assessed, the minimum aperture of the Coolpix P7800 of 4.5 is one of the largest. Across all the compact cameras that were released more than two years ago the minimum apertures range from 1.7 to 22.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Nikon Coolpix P7800

Released Over Three Years Ago

This digital camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 3 inches, the Nikon Coolpix P7800 has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Coolpix P7800.

There are a number of other 3" screen digital cameras currently available that you might also want to look at including the Canon PowerShot G15[plb_1556973_price], the Ricoh GR[plb_1596652_price], or the Nikon Coolpix P340[plb_2197142_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Weight

The Coolpix P7800 has a fairly standard weight (399 grams) compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Coolpix P7800.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Coolpix P7800 has a fairly standard digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix P7800.

There are a number of other 4x digital zoom digital cameras currently available which you might want to consider including the PowerShot G12[pl_1514037_price], or the PowerShot G15[pl_1556973_price] both from Canon or the Nikon Coolpix P340[plb_2197142_price] which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a bigger digital zoom then you might also want to consider the Sony DSC-RX100M3[plb_2305908_price] (11x and higher rated).

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 7.1 times zoom factor, the Nikon Coolpix P7800 has a relatively typical optical zoom compared to most of the other compact cameras that came out more than two years ago.

Cameras with a bigger optical zoom that might be worth considering include the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS[plb_2354770_price] (30x and higher rated).

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as it.

There are a number of alternative cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Canon PowerShot G15[plb_1556973_price], the Ricoh GR[plb_1596652_price], or the Fujifilm FinePix X20[plb_2070137_price].

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Total Megapixel Count
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Diaphragm Blades
Focusing
Auto Focus
Manual Focusing Range
Manual Focusing Range
Focus Points Selection
Focus
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Format
Voice Recording
Memory
Memory Card
Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port
Microphone in Socket
HDMI Connector
HDMI Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Self-Timer
Camera File System
Tripod Mount
Scene Mode
Display Language
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Battery Size
Shot Per Battery Charge
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Packaging Content
Included Cable
Battery Included
Included Battery Charger
Hand Strap
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port

2 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(43)
26 November 2014

These cameras may be a bit too big to fit in your pocket but most are compact enough to be considered appealing alternatives to heavier, bulkier, interchangeable lens camera systems...

15 April 2014

If you're after a high-end compact camera with an abundance of features then the Nikon Coolpix P7800 certainly ticks all the boxes, but it just doesn't quite excel in every department. Good rather...

26 March 2014

The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is an enthusiast compact with a great control layout and 7.1x lens, but it's not the right camera for everyone...

5 March 2014

Nikon Coolpix P7800 comes at a price of Rs 27,950, which is considerably less than the Sony RX100 II and Canon Powershot G16, who are its closest competitors. The Sony RX 100 II is certainly a...

6 January 2014

Advanced compact cameras are now a dime a dozen, so the 12.2-megapixel Nikon CoolPix P7800 finds itself in a tough fight with both compact camera systems, such as the Panasonic GM1, and compact... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 4 January 2016 by Tony B | 22 Comments

This is a truly superb camera, don't be fooled by the smaller sensor, this thing punches well above it's size and as a versatile Swiss army knife travel camera it can't be beaten. I have owned... Read more…

Reviewed 17 September 2015 by Mr John Mills | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Bought to replace my 'lost' P7000 which was good - this is even better. Picture quality is improved and the digital viewfinder is much better than I expected (I use it more frequently than the... Read more…

Reviewed 17 August 2015 by Jim Walsh | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

What a fantastic camera! I purchased it for my wife's birthday and she loves it. She never liked her old camera as you could not see anything on the screen in bright light. This camera comes with... Read more…

Reviewed 14 June 2015 by Dimly vision
(Verified Purchase)

Super...

Reviewed 30 May 2015 by E. J. Webb

It is worth remarking that for 18 months now - as of 31st May 2015 - Nikon have been rumouring a successor to the P7800, to be known as the P8000, to have a larger (1") chip and various other... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon p7800, nikon p7800b, nikon p7800bk, nikon coolpixp7800, nikon coolpixp7800b, nikon coolpixp7800bk
Barcodes 00018208264278, 00018208936243, 00840014103300, 04960759140951, 08033737552971

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Canon PowerShot G16 vs Nikon Coolpix P7800
Canon PowerShot G16 Nikon Coolpix P7800
£ 246.99 £491.57
Pocket Lint Review is Significantly Better
Three More Awards
"Trusted Reviews" Review is Significantly Better
Digital Versus Review is Significantly Better
2x Bigger Maximum Aperture
Only JPG Image Format

PowerShot G1X vs Coolpix P7800

Canon PowerShot G1X vs Nikon Coolpix P7800
Canon PowerShot G1X Nikon Coolpix P7800
£ 349.00 £491.57
Hugely Better Review from Les Numeriques.com
Twelve More Awards
Hugely Better Review from "Trusted Reviews"
Hugely Better Review from Digital Versus
Hugely Worse Review from "Expert Reviews"
Over One Year Older

PowerShot S120 vs Coolpix P7800

Canon PowerShot S120 vs Nikon Coolpix P7800
Canon PowerShot S120 Nikon Coolpix P7800
£ 179.99 £491.57
2x Smaller Minimum Aperture
2x Thinner
Hugely Better Review from Digital Versus
Hugely Better Review from "Trusted Reviews"
Hugely Worse Review from Digital-Photography-School.com
Hugely Worse Review from "Expert Reviews"
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