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Nikon Coolpix S4150 Digital Camera

14MP 5x CCD 1/2.3" Aug 2011
Megapixel Optical Zoom Sensor Type Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Feature-packed and looking chic, the COOLPIX S4150 boasts a large, high resolution touch screen and a compact body that fits perfectly in your hand. Incredibly intuitive to operate, it offers... More
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16 Reasons For

Good Size

Some customers thought the product was compact. Six years ago Sally A. Brown wrote “Very good for small and compact”. Photographyblog.com mentioned on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “The Nikon Coolpix S4150 is a new point-and-shoot compact camera, featuring a 5x, 26-130mm lens” in their Nikon Coolpix S4150 review.

One Nikon Coolpix S4150 owner considered that it was thin.

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Reasonably Priced

A few customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was a bargain for the price. Kys wrote “Has a 3 inch screen, cheap” but in spite of that they only gave the product a rating of 20 out of 100. Whatdigitalcamera.com gave the product a score of 4 stars and said on expert website What Digital Camera “Build; it's a relative bargain” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S4150. Photographyblog.com mentioned on PhotographyBlog.com “It's easy to fall into the trap of thinking that it's going to offer a lot for a relatively cheap price.”.

A few customers reckoned that this digital camera was good value for money. Five years ago A. Hooper mentioned “This camera looks the biz, is reasonably priced considering the quality of the lens” in their review of this digital camera and rated the product 80 out of 100. Expert website Techradar.com wrote “The Nikon Coolpix S4150 is a mid priced compact in the Coolpix range, with a 3 inch, 460k-dot touch control LCD screen, 14 megapixel CCD image sensor” in their Nikon Coolpix S4150 review.

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Nice Design

Several people who bought it reckoned that it was good looking. Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned “The Coolpix S4150 (the S denotes this compact sits within Nikon's Style range) offers a beefed up specification on it's sibling the S3100” in their review. Whatdigitalcamera.com also mentioned “Thinness, stylish design and clever features including a full touch screen”.

One Nikon Coolpix S4150 reviewer who purchased it concluded that it was neat. Six years ago Sally A. Brown said on Amazon “Light and fits neatly in my pocket” and scored it 5 stars.

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Nikon Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

Compact cameras manufactured by Nikon have good ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all digital cameras (not just compact cameras) and found that Nikon also has good ratings across its entire range.

Good Technical Features

A number of Nikon Coolpix S4150 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix S4150 had good features. Expert website Whatdigitalcamera.com said “The Nikon Coolpix S4150 is priced at £129.99 and given its feature set and the attractive styling”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Some people mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good screen.

Robust

One customer wrote in their reviews that it was well made.

Good Video Capture

One Nikon Coolpix S4150 owner who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was good for video recording. Five years ago J. Irving wrote on Amazon “Now I just tested out the video properly today as I filmed a drum cover”.

Good Product Quality

One Nikon Coolpix S4150 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was good quality.

CCD Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CCD sensor type, which is typical of many digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.

There are a number of other cameras that have a CCD sensor currently available that you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Lexibook DJ028[plb_1876237_price], or the SeaLife DC1400 Pro Video[plb_1829794_price].

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards on digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. 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 X10[pl_1150_price], and the XP-60[pl_2184625_price] both from Fujifilm or the Rollei PowerFlex 800[plb_1950271_price] is also worth considering.

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Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

Unlike most of the other similar spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago which do not support video capability, the Coolpix S4150 supports video capability.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other cameras which support video capability currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon D300s[plb_994_price], the Samsung SAMSUNG MV900F[plb_1519008_price], or the Canon IXUS 130[plb_1644860_price].

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Coolpix S4150 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix S4150.

It may also be worth considering one of the other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including because of it's better review score, the DMC-FS40EF-Y[pl_1786919_price], or the Lumix DMC-TZ36[pl_1725803_price] both from Panasonic or the Nikon D300s[plb_994_price].

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Has Five White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Coolpix S4150 is more than most digital cameras of a similar age and type to it. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on compact cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The white balances "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash" and "Manual" are also found on this digital camera.

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Has Two Photo Effectss

The Coolpix S4150 has a greater number of photo effects than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to it. This Nikon camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most commonly found photo effects found on comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Coolpix S4150. The photo effects "Sepia" is also found on this camera.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is typical of many similar spec cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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11 Reasons Against

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on six expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Techradar this Nikon camera has an overall expert rating of 66%.

Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon Coolpix S4150 does not have an image stabilizer. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age do have an image stabilizer.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have an image stabilizer to this digital camera and we think the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], the GE J1250[plb_1773000_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ36[plb_1725803_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Coolpix S4150 does not support Full HD video. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years also do not support Full HD video.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with a Full HD video and we think the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price], or the Sony DSC-HX10[plb_1543755_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Nikon Coolpix S4150 does not support wi-Fi, although this is within the context that most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Coolpix S4150 also do not support wi-Fi.

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also support wi-Fi including the Samsung ST200[plb_378406_price], the Canon IXUS 265 HS[plb_2110773_price], or the Panasonic DMC-LF1[plb_1727132_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D

Most compact cameras that are a comparable age to the Coolpix S4150 are not 3D. The Coolpix S4150 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

Digital cameras which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Olympus VR-360[plb_362476_price], the Samsung ST200[plb_378406_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ41[plb_2149949_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Coolpix S4150 do not have a GPS (satellite). The Coolpix S4150 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

It is worth considering other cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the DMC-TZ30[pl_1847857_price], or the Lumix DMC-TZ41[pl_2149949_price] both from Panasonic or the Samsung EK-GC100[plb_2075290_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to the Coolpix S4150, the Coolpix S4150 is not waterproof.

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Only 1280 X 720 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Coolpix S4150 has a higher still image resolution than most cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This Nikon camera has a 1280 x 720 still image resolution(s), whereas most compact cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). Across all cameras of a comparable type and age to the Coolpix S4150 the still image resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 5152 x 3864 (best).

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Only Features Two Flash Modess

The Coolpix S4150 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras that have been available for more than two years. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than two years. The flash modes "Manual" is also featured on this Nikon camera.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The Nikon Coolpix S4150 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of this age and type. This digital camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by cameras of this type and age.

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Very Heavy

The weights of cameras that have been on the market for more than two years range from 0.095kg to 180kg, and the average weight is 4.2kg. The Coolpix S4150 is one of the heaviest comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix S4150 (128 kilograms) amongst compact cameras of this age.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Nikon Coolpix S4150

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Nikon Coolpix S4150 has a fairly average display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

We compared all the other 3" screen digital cameras to this digital camera and we think because of it's better review score, the D300s[pl_994_price], the 6100[pl_1110079_price], and the S9200[pl_399792_price] all from Nikon is also worth considering.

If this Nikon camera display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the ELPH 320 HS[pl_1385328_price] (3.2"), or the IXUS 1100[pl_1504251_price] (3.2") both from Canon or the Samsung SAMSUNG MV900F[plb_1519008_price] (3.3") which is also higher rated.

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Released Over Five Years Ago

This Nikon camera has been on the market for over five years.

Average Digital Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix S4150 has a relatively average digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the Coolpix S4150.

We compared this camera to all the other 4x digital zoom cameras and we think the A3400 IS[pl_1265500_price], the IXUS 510 HS[pl_408144_price], and the PowerShot SX230 HS[pl_1143510_price] all from Canon which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Digital cameras with a bigger digital zoom that might be worth looking at include the G5WP[pl_1772971_price] (4.5x), or the G3WP[pl_1772968_price] (4.5x) both from GE or the Canon 500[plb_1539093_price] (4.1x) which is also higher rated.

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1/2.3"" Optical Sensor Size

This camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on cameras of a similar spec and age to it. 6.17 x 4.55mm.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Coolpix S4150 has a fairly average optical zoom compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Coolpix S4150.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 5x optical zoom digital cameras currently available including the Coolpix S1200[pl_1146831_price], or the S100[pl_50845_price] both from Nikon or the Fujifilm FinePix Z1000EXR[plb_394895_price] which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a camera with a bigger optical zoom then you might also want to consider the Coolpix S5200[pl_3179968_price] (6x), or the 3200[pl_1729050_price] (6x) both from Nikon or the Sony DSC-W810[plb_2109582_price] (6x) which is also higher rated.

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Average Megapixel

The Coolpix S4150 has a relatively standard megapixel (14 megapixels) compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix S4150.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 14MP cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Coolpix 3100[pl_162310_price], or the COOLPIX S3100 + 4GB[pl_955911_price] both from Nikon or the Olympus VG-170 + case + 2GB SD[plb_377063_price].

If you are looking for a higher megapixel then you might also want to consider the J1455[pl_1773004_price] (14.1MP and higher rated), or the E1450W[pl_1772835_price] (14.1MP and higher rated) both from GE or the Sony DSC-W530L[plb_1873911_price] (14.1MP and higher rated).

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Average Weight

The Coolpix S4150 has a fairly typical weight (128 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Optical Sensor Size
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Focus Adjustment
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Exposure Control
Flash
Flash Modes
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
Camera
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Weight
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Aperture Range (F-F)

Expert Reviews

(10)
30 January 2012

The Nikon Coolpix S4150 is a camera that has to be placed into context. With this being a new release, it's easy to fall into the trap of thinking that it's going to offer a lot for a relatively...

20 December 2011

The Nikon Coolpix S4150 is priced at £129.99 and given its feature set and the attractive styling and build; it's a relative bargain. The image quality is on a par with other cameras of this ilk,...

5 December 2011

In comparison with the recently reviewed Coolpix S6150 and considering they are available for a very similar price (as of 30th November 2011) there is little reason to suggest buying this model....

6 October 2011

Released in August, the Nikon Coolpix S4150 is a mid priced compact in the Coolpix range, with a 3 inch, 460k-dot touch control LCD screen, 14 megapixel CCD image sensor and NIKKOR wide-angle 5x... Read more…

22 September 2011

For anyone after a cheap and cheerful snapper, this is one to consider, but take a look at the Coolpix S6150 before deciding what to buy where a small amount extra buys you a better camera...

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User Reviews

(5)
Reviewed 23 June 2012 by Calum Grant "calumg"

This camera is awful in every way. No not *every* way, it looks quite cute on the outside, but the picture quality, touch screen and shutter lag are all completely unacceptable for this supposedly... Read more…

Reviewed 5 June 2012 by J. Irving "PS3 FANBOY"

I received this camera for christmas and was pleased when I opened it, Nikon Coolpix, a respectable make and model. The camera is ok through the day at taking photos, but awful at night, no... Read more…

Reviewed 4 March 2012 by KYS

This camera dropped down to half price has a reason because it is not a good camera. The touch screen is very insensitive. The response to take a picture is very slow it takes at lease 4 seconds... Read more…

Reviewed 23 January 2012 by A. Hooper
(Verified Purchase)

This camera looks the biz , is reasonably priced considering the quality of the lens and will give you thta bit extra.

Reviewed 26 December 2011 by Sally A. Brown

I was give this camera for Christmas as a surprise from my husband. I had no knowledge of this purchase, but I was very pleased with this camera. It is small and light and fits neatly in my... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers ncs275, ncs279, ncs277
Barcodes 00018208924332, 00018208924363, 00018208924394, 00018208924424, 00018208924448

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