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Nikon Coolpix AW130
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Nikon Coolpix AW130

A highly rated and 2 year old compact camera
Compact 16MP 4x Mar 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Release Date

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Nikon Coolpix AW130 Review

With excellent reviews but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix AW130 number 882 across all digital cameras.
82
45 Reviews
18
Missing Some Features
57
2 Years Old
Overall Score
38
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 82%, based on 45 reviews. Canon cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2017.
Customers report good picture quality, it is easy to use and is robust.
This Nikon digital camera is missing some features:
Very small optical zoom

How Big is the Nikon Coolpix AW130?

Nikon Coolpix AW130 front dimensions

Nikon Coolpix AW130 size in context

Nikon Coolpix AW130 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Good

On average, Coolpix AW130 owners rated this camera 82%. Over 79% of reviewers gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report Good Picture Quality

16 people who reviewed the product concluded that it was able to produce good images.

Users Report it is Easy to Use

Nine customers mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix AW130 was easy to use and three owners who purchased this digital camera thought it was easy to setup.

Customers Report it is Robust

11 owners who purchased it thought it was good at resisting water ingress and four people who reviewed the product concluded that it was strong and durable.

Nikon Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 30,771 user and expert reviews (including 6,974 verified purchases), Nikon has very good ratings for its digital cameras. Nikon also has very good ratings specifically within its digital cameras range compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report it is a Good Size

Four customers considered that it was compact.

  • Nice size, easy to hold…
    GC_24 (Amazon) - November 2015
  • This camera is perfectly acceptable, as a normal compact camera…
  • Great nifty compact camera…
    GC_24 (Amazon) - November 2015
  • One drawback of the waterproof design is that it is very easy to get a finger in the picture! Most compact cameras have the lens lower down & it also tends to extend when the camera is turned on, making it difficult to get your finger in the way…
    Angela (Amazon) - February 2016
  • One of the best compact invincible cameras…

Customers Report Good Product Quality

Seven people said in their reviews that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two owners who reviewed this digital camera thought it was good value for money.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Two people mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good lens.

  • One drawback of the waterproof design is that it is very easy to get a finger in the picture! Most compact cameras have the lens lower down & it also tends to extend when the camera is turned on, making it difficult to get your finger in the way…
    Angela (Amazon) - February 2016
  • This camera has the lens high up & it is almost flat against the body of the camera, so getting a finger in the shot is all too easy…
    Angela (Amazon) - February 2016
  • A very ambitious camera for an active travel holiday which has a good zoom and takes high quality pictures when kept at a stable temperature…
    Kaleidoscope (Amazon) - February 2016
  • Buttons are very small so is used with scuba gloves, difficult to action the zoom button…
    Sophie B (Amazon) - November 2016

Features

Average Megapixels

The Nikon Coolpix AW130's sensor megapixels of 16MP is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix AW130's optical zoom of only 4x is in the smallest 18% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Still Image Resolution

This digital camera supports a still image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This camera was released in March 2015.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon 999saw130c1
Barcodes 00018208264919, 00018208264926, 00018208264940, 00018208943906, 00018208943913, 00018208943920, 00018208943937, 00018208998746, 00018208998753, 00018208998777, 00018208998791, 00018208998807, 00018208998821, 00018208998845, 00018208998852, 00845251091687, 00845251091694, 00845251091700, 08033737554548, 08033737554555, 08033737554562, 08033737554579

Frequently Asked Questions About the Nikon Coolpix AW130

User reviews are better
21% higher megapixels
Better user reviews
20% bigger optical zoom
Older by one month

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