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Nikon Coolpix S6700

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Nikon Coolpix S6700

Nikon Coolpix S6700
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PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
A fully featured and award winning compact camera
Compact 20.1MP 10x No Jan 2014
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Nikon Coolpix S6700 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S6700 number 632 across all digital cameras.
87
Reviews
70 Reviews + 1 Award
83
Features
Fully-Featured
66
Age
4 Years Old
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews but average user reviews with an average overall rating of 74%, based on 70 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 digital 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 it is a good size, good picture quality and that it is easy to use.
The Coolpix S6700 has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Average optical zoom
Larger than average minimum aperture number

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

44
Portrait Photography
Mediocre
63
Landscape Photography
Good
65
Everyday Photography
Good
51
Sports Photography
Average
65
Wildlife Photography
Good

Nikon Coolpix S6700 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon Coolpix S6700?

The Nikon Coolpix S6700 is 95.3mm wide and 58.2mm tall. It is 21.4mm deep and weighs 137g.

Nikon Coolpix S6700 front dimensions
Nikon Coolpix S6700 size in context

Nikon Coolpix S6700 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by website PhotographyBlog.com who thought that this camera was very good.

Average Expert Reviews

This digital camera has an average expert rating of 77% based on three expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and stuff.tv.

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Average User Reviews

The average user rating of this Nikon digital camera is 66 out of 100 based on 67 user reviews.

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Nikon Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 41,156 expert and owner reviews (including 10,852 verified purchases) for Nikon digital cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good ratings compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Nikon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Three customers thought the Nikon Coolpix S6700 was compact and two owners who bought it concluded that it was a good size.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Five owners reckoned that it was able to produce good images.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Four people who reviewed the product considered that it was easy to use.

Users Report Good Lens Quality

Three owners thought the product had a good zoom.

Users Report Good Product Quality

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it was good quality.

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Nikon released the Coolpix S6700 in January 2014.

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Coolpix S6700 of 20.1MP is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 82% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average megapixels of all cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP.

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5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The Coolpix S6700 has a maximum image resolution of 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The worst resolution of all cameras is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Coolpix S6700 of 10x is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 44% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Nikon Coolpix S6700 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Larger Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Coolpix S6700's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is in the largest 13% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Coolpix S6700's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 3,200 is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 73% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average maximum ISO sensitivity 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 Coolpix S6700 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Very Light

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Nikon Coolpix S6700 of only 137g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lighter than 73% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Coolpix S6700's display diagonal of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 37% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Coolpix S6700 of 0.435" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 67% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Coolpix S6700's maximum aperture number of only 6.5 is in the smallest 14% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

Like most other digital cameras, the Coolpix S6700 does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras do not have an HDMI.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most other cameras, the Nikon Coolpix S6700 does not support Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Coolpix S6700 has a tripod mount, unlike 73% of digital cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The Coolpix S6700's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 90% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Only 230 Battery Life

The Coolpix S6700 is a camera that takes 230 shots battery life.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Nikon Coolpix S6700 of 4x is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 14% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix S6700 supports a maximum still image resolution of 5152 x 3864. That's over six times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00018208893058, 00018208939954, 00018208939992, 00182089399548, 00182089399920, 05055261867362

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