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Nikon Coolpix S8000

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Nikon Coolpix S8000

£172.10
Nikon Coolpix S8000
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Camera Labs Recommended pcworld.com_techhive.com Top 10 PhotographyBlog.com Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended
A multi award winning but 2 year old compact digital camera, with good features
Compact 14.2MP 10x Feb 2016
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Nikon Coolpix S8000 Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S8000 number 499 across all digital cameras.
88
Reviews
147 Reviews + 6 Awards
63
Features
Good Features
82
Age
2 Years Old
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has good expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 75%, based on 147 reviews. This digital camera has received six awards including a "Recommended" award from Dinside.no/data plus two other sites and a "Highly Recommended" award from Ephotozine. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer digital cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report good picture quality, that it is easy to use and it is a good size. However they also report unacceptable noise level.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Smaller than average optical zoom
Lower than average megapixels

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Nikon Coolpix S8000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Six Industry Awards

Review websites Dinside.no/data, Camera Labs and PhotographyBlog.com all recommend this camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

This Nikon digital camera was given a "Highly Recommended" award by website Ephotozine who said that this camera was great.

The authors at two other expert review sites both concluded that this camera was very good. Pcforalla.idg.se gave this digital camera a "Good Choice" award and Pcworld.com_techhive.com gave it a "Top 10" award.

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on 43 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com, Trusted Reviews and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this camera is 73 out of 100.

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Average Owner Reviews

This Nikon camera has an average owner rating of 73 out of 100 based on 104 owner reviews.

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Customers Report Good Picture Quality

45 owners concluded that the product was able to produce good images, three people who reviewed the product agreed that it was good in low light and two customers who purchased it said that it had a good picture resolution.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

13 customers who purchased it thought it was easy to use and six customers who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it was easy to use the menus.

Users Report Unacceptable Noise Level

Two owners who bought the Nikon Coolpix S8000 agreed that it was noisy.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

11 owners concluded that it was compact and four people who reviewed it considered that it was thin.

Nikon Has Very Good Reviews for Its Cameras

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

Users Report That it is Robust

Six people who reviewed it reckoned that it was well made.

Customers Report Excellent Technical Features

Four people who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had good features.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Six people considered that the Nikon Coolpix S8000 had a good zoom and three customers who purchased it mentioned that it had a good lens.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Six owners concluded that the Nikon Coolpix S8000 had a good screen.

Customers Report Nice Design

12 customers concluded that the Nikon Coolpix S8000 was good looking.

Users Report Superior Battery Life

Six owners who reviewed the Nikon Coolpix S8000 thought it had a good battery life.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Eight people mentioned in their reviews that it was good value for money.

Users Report Superior Product Quality

15 customers who reviewed the Nikon Coolpix S8000 reckoned that it was good quality.

Customers Report Good Video Capture

11 owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was good for video recording.

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Nikon released the Coolpix S8000 in February 2016.

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Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Nikon Coolpix S8000 of only 14.2MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 35% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Nikon Coolpix S8000 of only 10x is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 24% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon s8000bronze, nikon s8000black, nikon s8000red

Barcodes:

00018208097463, 00018208261918, 00018208261925, 00018208261932, 00018208918492, 00042822100827

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