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Nikon Coolpix 8800

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Nikon Coolpix 8800

£150.00
Nikon Coolpix 8800
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letsgodigital.org/nl/ Excellent Trusted Reviews Recommended DP Review Silver Expert Reviews Best Buy
A multi award winning and low cost compact digital camera, with a Best Buy award from one expert review website and 4 further awards from other expert sites
Compact 8MP 10x No Jun 2010
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Nikon Coolpix 8800 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix 8800 number 267 in best selling cameras and number 430 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
47 Reviews + 5 Awards
71
Value for Money
Good
61
Features
Good Features
61
Age
7 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews and superb user reviews with an average overall rating of 86%, based on 47 reviews. This digital camera has received five awards including a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews plus one other site and a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However this Nikon digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
Customers report good lens quality, that it is robust and it is fairly priced.
The Coolpix 8800 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Faster than average camera shutter speed
Only 3264 x 2448 pixels image resolution
Very low megapixels sensor

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 261 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 275 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 273 in wildlife photography cameras.
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Landscape Photography
Very Good
79
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Nikon Coolpix 8800 Video Reviews

Nikon Coolpix 8800 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Five Industry Awards

This camera received a "Recommended" award from both review websites Trusted Reviews and DP Review, both of which concluded that this digital camera was very good.

This digital camera was given a "Best Buy" award by website Expert Reviews who decided that this Nikon camera was a sensible purchase.

The writers at two additional expert review sites both concluded that this camera was very good. This was from Letsgodigital.org/nl/ and Letsgodigital.org/es/ who gave it an "Excellent".

Good Expert Reviews

This camera has an average expert rating of 80 out of 100 based on 19 expert reviews from sites including DP Review, CNET.com, Trusted Reviews and Expert Reviews.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

This digital camera has a brilliant average owner rating based on 28 owner reviews. 10 reviewers (100% of all reviewers) gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Nikon Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

Based on 41,167 expert and user reviews (including 10,836 verified purchases), Nikon has very good reviews for its cameras. 96% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Lens Quality

Two people said in their reviews that the product had a good zoom.

Users Report That it is Robust

Two people who reviewed the product reckoned that it was well made.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Two customers who reviewed it agreed that it was good value for money.

  • It's small and relatively cheap and will provide you with satisfactory results…
  • So this has come down in price to such an extent that it's just a mad bargain…
    SimonCM (Amazon.co.uk) - November 2015

Users Report Superior Product Quality

Two customers wrote in their reviews that the product was good quality.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Three customers who reviewed it wrote that it was able to produce good images.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 82% of digital cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £150.00 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

Age

Released Over Seven Years Ago

This camera was released in June 2010.

Features

Only 3264 X 2448 Pixels Image Resolution

The Nikon Coolpix 8800 has a maximum image resolution of 3264 x 2448 pixels. That's 50% lower image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Cameras resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Very Low Megapixels Sensor

The Nikon Coolpix 8800's sensor megapixels of only 8MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 7% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix 8800's optical zoom of 10x is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 69% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The Coolpix 8800 has a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all cameras the best resolution is 3840 x 3840 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels. A video resolution of 640 x 480 is known as VGA.

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Faster Than Average Camera Shutter Speed

The Coolpix 8800's camera shutter speed of 0.0333s is faster than 67% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix 8800 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Heavier Than Average

Across all the cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Coolpix 8800 of 600g is heavier than 89% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Display Resolution

Cameras have display resolutions of between 23,000 pixels and 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The Coolpix 8800's display resolution of only 134,000 pixels is very low compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 97% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Nikon Coolpix 8800 of only 1.8" is smaller than 97% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Nikon Coolpix 8800 supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of digital cameras do not support video capability.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Coolpix 8800's digital zoom of 4x is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 67% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The Coolpix 8800's internal memory of 256MB is very big compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 2% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have internal memory of between 1MB and 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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