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Nikon Coolpix S6600

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Nikon Coolpix S6600

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Nikon Coolpix S6600
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Compact 16MP 12x Yes Jan 2015
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Nikon Coolpix S6600 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S6600 number 631 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
29 Reviews + 1 Award
80
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Age
3 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 76%, based on 29 reviews. This digital camera has received a "Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com. 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 digital cameras 2018.
Customers report good picture quality, that it is easy to use and it is reasonably priced.
The Coolpix S6600 has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Smaller than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Average minimum aperture number
Capture your own unique perspective with the 16-megapixel COOLPIX s6600. high performance is made simple in A slimline body, with vari-angle LCD screen and built-in wi-fi for easy sharing via your smart device*.\<br>\\spectacular self-portraits are effortless with vari-angle. new gesture control function activates the 12x optical zoom, shutter release and movie recording with A wave of your hand, for fun group images and full HD videos. A highly sensitive CMOS sensor guarantees superb shots even in low light, while quick effect modes help you get even greater results.\<br>\\slim styling makes this the carry-anywhere camera. express yourself with the COOLPIX s6600 capturing life from any angle.\<br>\<br> vari-angle LCD screen \
\\Self-portraits have never been so easy. simply fold out the clear colour, 460k-dot, 6.7-cm/2.7-in, vari-angle screen to find your perfect perspective.\<br>\<br> built-in wi-fi \
\\Send images to your smart device* for sharing on social media or add a GPS location. you can even use your smart device as a remote control.\<br>\<br> back-illuminated 16 MP CMOS sensor \
\\The highly sensitive image sensor works with the EXPEED c2 processor to capture fast, clear images in all light conditions even low light.\<br>\<br> 12x NIKKOR optical zoom lens \
\\Wide-angle coverage (25-300mm) and macro shooting from approx 2-cm/0.8-in, so you can capture all the action or get up close and personal.\<br>\<br> gesture control for zoom, stills and movies \
\\Create the perfect self-portrait pose with a self-timer, while hand movements control the zoom, shutter release and movie recording.\<br>\<br> full HD movies \
\\Record your best moments on video at 1080/50i, with optical zoom and stereo sound. gesture control makes it all the more fun.\<br>\<br> quick effect mode \
\\Add a special effect like soft portrait or mirror effect straight after shooting, at the touch of a button.\<br>\<br> 30 types of effects \

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

41
Portrait Photography
Mediocre
44
Landscape Photography
Mediocre
53
Everyday Photography
Average
61
Sports Photography
Good
67
Wildlife Photography
Good

Nikon Coolpix S6600 Video Reviews

Nikon Coolpix S6600 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This camera received a "Recommended" award from review site PhotographyBlog.com who concluded that this Nikon digital camera was very good.

Average Expert Reviews

Four experts from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Digital Versus, tech.uk.msn.com and Les Numeriques.com have rated this camera on average 70%.

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Good Owner Reviews

On average, Coolpix S6600 owners rated this camera 85%. 13 reviewers (80% of all reviewers) gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Very Good Brand

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

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Four people said in their reviews that this digital camera was able to produce good images.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Three customers who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was easy to use.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two owners who bought the product agreed that it was good value for money.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Two owners who bought the product reckoned that it had a good screen.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Nikon released the Coolpix S6600 in January 2015.

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Coolpix S6600 of 16MP is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 37% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix S6600's optical zoom of only 12x is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 26% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on digital cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Coolpix S6600 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Coolpix S6600's minimum aperture number of 3.3 is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 14% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Coolpix S6600's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 61% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Light

The average weight of all cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg. The weight of the Coolpix S6600 of only 165g is lighter than 65% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix S6600 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Coolpix S6600 has a tripod mount. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The internal memory of the Nikon Coolpix S6600 of only 25MB is smaller than 65% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The internal memory of cameras range from 1MB to 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Longer Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Coolpix S6600's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 300mm is longer than average when compared to most other cameras. It is longer than 87% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Coolpix S6600 of only 2.7" is smaller than 84% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Live View

The Coolpix S6600 supports live view. 83% of digital cameras do not support live view.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Coolpix S6600 has an HDMI port. 72% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Coolpix S6600 supports Full HD video, unlike 76% of cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Coolpix S6600 of 6.6 is larger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 13% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Field of View

The Coolpix S6600's field of view of only 97% is in the narrowest 9% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The narrowest field of view of digital cameras is 92%, the widest is 1,000%, and the average field of view is 100%.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Nikon Coolpix S6600 features multi burst mode, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Coolpix S6600 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 83% of digital cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Coolpix S6600 of 4x is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 50% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Nikon Coolpix S6600 is 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Nikon Coolpix S6600 of 0.435" is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 48% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Nikon Coolpix S6600 supports Wi-Fi. 69% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Only 150 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Coolpix S6600 which takes 150 battery life.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon coolpixs6600bk, nikon s6600bk

Barcodes:

00018208936915, 00018208936953, 00018208936984, 00018208937004, 00018208997282, 04960759141378, 08033737552933, 08033737552940

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