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Nikon Coolpix S3200

£35.00
£28.00 £7.00 cheaper than 34 days ago
A compact digital camera with average reviews and average features
Compact 16MP 6x No Feb 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Nikon Coolpix S3200 Review

With good reviews and mediocre features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S3200 number 371 across all digital cameras.
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11 Reviews
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Average Features
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4 Years Old
Overall Score
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Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 37?

It has average expert reviews and below average user reviews with an average overall rating of 66%, based on 11 reviews. Canon cameras have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, design and good product quality.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very light
Has a built-in flash
Very low ISO sensitivity (max)
Only 210 battery life

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared this Nikon digital camera with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is average for landscape photography, ranking number 9999999 in landscape photography cameras. It is also mediocre for sports photography, ranking number 9999999 in sports photography cameras as well being mediocre for portrait photography, ranking number 9999999 in portrait photography cameras.
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Nikon Coolpix S3200 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

Two experts from sites including Ephotozine and redusers.com have rated this Nikon digital camera on average 69 out of 100.

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User Reviews Are Poor

People who bought this camera rated this camera 60% on average. This Nikon digital camera in the bottom 5% of all the digital cameras when ranked by user rating.

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Nikon Has Very Good Camera Reviews

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

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Four people who reviewed it said that it was good value for money.

  • Its slim body and low price make it an ideal camera for the casual user who likes to take pictures w…
    Ephotozine February 2013
  • The build quality and design are good for the price…
  • Fine for the price…
    Dee (Amazon) - January 2014
  • Because this renders last year's model obsolete, you can get a very good deal by buying a used model, which typically halves in price when its replacement appears…

Users Report Excellent Design

Two owners thought it was well designed.

Customers Report Good Product Quality

Two customers reckoned that it was good quality.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Five owners who bought it agreed that it was able to produce good images.


Features

Average Megapixels

The Nikon Coolpix S3200's sensor megapixels of 16MP is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Coolpix S3200's optical zoom of 6x is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Nikon Coolpix S3200's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

The Coolpix S3200's ISO sensitivity (max) of only 3,200 is in the lowest 23% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average ISO sensitivity (max) of all cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon Coolpix S3200 has a built-in flash, as do 66% of digital cameras.

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Very Light

Across all the digital cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Nikon Coolpix S3200 of only 128g is fairly light compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lightest 23% of all digital cameras when sorted 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|4608 x 2592|3264 x 2448|2272 x 1704|1600 x 1200|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most commonly supported resolution on cameras.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Coolpix S3200's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Nikon Coolpix S3200 of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Coolpix S3200 features multi burst mode, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature multi burst mode.

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Only 210 Battery Life

The Coolpix S3200 is a digital camera that takes 210 shots battery life. Most of the other digital cameras take between 100 and 4,699 battery life.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Nikon Coolpix S3200 does not feature bluetooth, although this is within the context that 96% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The Coolpix S3200's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is in the lowest 16% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the display resolutions range from 3 pixels to 16,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 590,000 pixels.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Coolpix S3200 does not have an HDMI, although it is worth noting that 55% of cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Coolpix S3200 does not support Full HD video. 75% of digital cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Coolpix S3200 does not support Wi-Fi. 72% of digital cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Fairly Large Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distance of the Coolpix S3200 of 0.05m is fairly large compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 12% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The Coolpix S3200's display diagonal of only 2.7" is fairly small compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 21% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the cameras the display diagonals range from 0.5" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since February 2013.


Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £7 (20%)

The price has dropped from £35 to £28 in the last 34 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Nikon Coolpix S3200 and the United Kingdom price of £28.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $36.53 (£47.59).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon optical4x, nikon s3200sl
Barcodes 00018208263394, 00018208927128, 00018208927142

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