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Nikon Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0

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Nikon Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0

Nikon Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0
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A classic but only average spec compact digital camera
Compact 5.1MP 3x 1" Jul 2005
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Nikon Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 Review

With excellent reviews, we have scored the Nikon Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 as follows:
89
Reviews
22 Reviews
57
Features
Average Features
63
Age
12 Years Old
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 77%, based on 22 reviews. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
Customers report it is easy to use, good product quality and picture quality.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Average optical zoom
Has a built-in flash
1. 5.1 effective megapixel resolution ensures high image quality prints with crisp clear details
2. versatile 3x zoom-nikkor lens with one ED lens element providing superior image resolution
3. in-camera image correction with advanced red-eye reduction mode:automatic, instant and easy red-eyes removal
4. 15 easy-to-use scene modes with 4 scene assist mode for easy framing
5. capture all the great details for as close as 4cm away with the macro mode
6. quick response and fast shooting: instant start-up, fast image processing and high speed continous shooting
7. 12mb internal memory providing always ready storage media and easy copying from camera to SD card or vice versa
8. high quality movie with sound selectable at 3 different file sizes
Lower than average megapixels
Only 2592 x 1944 pixels image resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

27
Landscape Photography
Mediocre
34
Everyday Photography
Mediocre
23
Wildlife Photography
Mediocre

Nikon Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on five expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, T3.com, PC Mag and itavisen.no this camera has an overall expert rating of 75%.

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Good User Reviews

On average, Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 owners rated this camera 82%. Over 82% of reviewers gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Nikon Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

Based on 40,636 expert and user reviews (including 10,692 verified purchases), Nikon has very good reviews for its digital cameras. 96% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Five customers who purchased the product reckoned that it was easy to use.

Customers Report Good Product Quality

Three owners who bought this digital camera agreed that it was good quality.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Three owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was able to produce good images.

Users Report Good Technical Features

Two customers who reviewed it concluded that it had good features.

  • Its jammed with great features…
    Pcmag.com (PC Mag) December 2004
  • It's really easy to use, has some great features which he's enjoyed exploring…
    (Amazon) - February 2006

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two people who reviewed it reckoned that it was good value for money.

Age

Released Over 12 Years Ago

This camera was released in July 2005.

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0's sensor megapixels of only 5.1MP is lower than 95% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average megapixels of all cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP.

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Only 2592 X 1944 Pixels Image Resolution

The Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 has a maximum image resolution of 2592 x 1944 pixels. That's 68% lower image resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 of 3x is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 41% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Nikon Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 is 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 640 x 480 is known as VGA.

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Average Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 of 0.0005s is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 46% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Very Light

Across all the cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 of only 150g is lighter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lighter than 68% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 supports video capability, unlike 67% of cameras which do not support video capability.

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Bigger Than Average Image Sensor Size

The smallest image sensor size of cameras is 0.25", the biggest is 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47". The image sensor size of the Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 of 0.556" is in the biggest 10% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the cameras the display diagonals range from 1" to 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0's display diagonal of only 2" is in the smallest 5% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Nikon Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 is 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by cameras. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Very Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of digital cameras is 1MB, the biggest is 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0's internal memory of only 12MB is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 14% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Coolpix 5200 Digital Foto 5.0 of 4x is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 64% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00018208255160, 08431016994588

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