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Nikon Coolpix S8200
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Nikon Coolpix S8200 Digital Camera

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13.2MP 3x Aug 2011
Megapixel Waterproof Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Fast, powerful and precise, the COOLPIX S8200 is a compact super-zoom that's sharp enough to capture the moment without missing a beat. The 16 megapixel back illuminated CMOS sensor delivers... More
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32 Reasons For

Three Industry Awards

This camera received a "Highly Recommended" from both Ephotozine and PhotographyBlog.com, both of which thought that this Nikon camera was great.

One additional expert review site concluded that they would recommend this waterproof camera. This Nikon digital camera received a "Recommended" award from Dgl.ru.

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Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on twenty-four expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Expert Reviews the average expert rating of this camera is 79%.

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, based on 228 owner reviews the average owner rating of this waterproof camera is marvellous. Users think this camera is one of the better similar spec digital cameras that came out more than two years ago.

Good Video Capture

Some Nikon Coolpix S8200 reviewers who reviewed the Nikon Coolpix S8200 considered that it was good for video recording. Charles Pooter mentioned on Amazon four years ago “Video is great”. Five years ago D. J. Sienkiewicz wrote “Most impressive is the HD video performance, far better than any dedicated home video camera I've ever seen” in their review and rated the product 5 stars. G. V. Drew said “Perhaps it is best to view movies directly on my HD TV” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200.

Good Quality Lens

A number of Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners who reviewed this digital camera considered that it had a good zoom. Five years ago A. Hewitt mentioned in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review on Amazon “The lens which came with it wasn't as good a zoom as my old camera”. A. Hewitt also said “Good zoom and excellent shutter release speed”. Cally B mentioned in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review on Amazon “The images from this are very clear and crisp, both the optical and digital zoom produce a good quality” and gave it an excellent rating.

Several customers considered that it had a good autofocus. Eric S '62' gave the Nikon Coolpix S8200 a rating of 5 stars and he mentioned “Was very quick to focus, giving bright natural colours”. Jumeirahjane said on Amazon five years ago “The zoom operation is as rapid as I need it to be when focusing on a rapidly approaching or receding child (!” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200. Also five years ago Looby Loo wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “It starts up quickly, focusses well (there are several autofocus options), has vibration reduction, motion detection”.

Five Nikon Coolpix S8200 reviewers said that it had a good lens. Crookedmouth scored this digital camera 4 stars and wrote on Amazon five years ago “When the camera is off, this is stowed away and it is quite comical to see the lens magically appear from such a small camera body”. Irene Macdonald mentioned on Amazon “The wide angle lens is brilliant for landscape photographs” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Tim Kidner scored it 5 stars and he said on Amazon “An impressive lens and a number of extra modes (inc good close-up) for the more adventurous photographer, all for a reasonable price make this an inspired choice” in his review.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was able to produce good images. Five years ago A.bell wrote “In certain lighting situations in the Auto and Auto Selector mode, I found the pictures were noticeably underexposed” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200. A.bell also wrote “The resulting photos were good”. A.bell also said “The resolution of the photos is very good”.

Five Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners who reviewed it said that it had a good picture resolution. Jumeirahjane rated the Nikon Coolpix S8200 5 stars and wrote in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review “The screen resolution is superior to any others I've seen”. Photographyblog.com wrote “The S8200 also offers a high-resolution 3-inch screen, 1080p Full HD movies, 6fps continuous shooting”. Cnet.co.uk wrote on expert review site CNET.co.uk “Nikon's Coolpix S8200 strikes the perfect balance, thanks to its high resolution, powerful lens” in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review.

A few people wrote in their reviews that it was able to produce clear pictures. Five years ago A. Williams gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Even photos taken zoomed through grubby glass were awesome - it focused past the muck really well! The clarity and colour are amazing”. Rtrois scored the product very highly and mentioned on Amazon “Very capable and offers plenty of clarity for spoken words”.

One person wrote that it was good in low light. Lemzo1 mentioned on Amazon “The level of detail and its capability in low light simply amazed me”.

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Robust

Ten Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix S8200 was well made. Bonnie_man said “Great camera and build quality is good” and rated it as excellent. Crookedmouth said in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review on Amazon five years ago “On the other hand it looks well engineered and is (in my opinion) at its best in the "traditional" black finish” and gave it a score of 4 stars. H Sam mentioned in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200 “Good quality build” and rated it as excellent.

Nice Design

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good looking. Jumeirahjane wrote on Amazon “I've even ventured into the world of macro, with beautifully clear results”. Five years ago Lois Yorke wrote “I have not tried that.I'm delighted with my holiday photographs, every one is crystal clear with gorgeous lifelike colours” in her review. Also five years ago Nika wrote on Amazon “Beautiful colours and sharp pictures” in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review and gave the product a score of 4 stars.

Two Nikon Coolpix S8200 reviewers who bought the product concluded that it was neat. Crookedmouth wrote on Amazon five years ago “In the box==========The camera comes neatly packaged in a commendably busy little box with a number of accessories” in their review of this digital camera. D. J. Sienkiewicz mentioned in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200 on Amazon “All in a very compact and neat package”.

One Nikon Coolpix S8200 reviewer who bought it said that it was luxurious. Nuwan wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Good, Posh looking camera”.

One customer considered that the Nikon Coolpix S8200 was smooth. Tim Kidner wrote “The video is simple to use, you can also zoom slowly whilst video recording, which helps for smooth recordings, not fast enough for a child charging around” in his review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200 and rated the Nikon Coolpix S8200 as excellent.

One Nikon Coolpix S8200 reviewer said in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix S8200 was ergonomic. Expert review site Pcworld.co.nz gave the product a very good rating and mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The CoolPix S8200 sports a square design that’s functional rather than pretty and ergonomic”.

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Good Size

Fourty-nine Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners who purchased the product said that it was compact. A. Williams mentioned “Despite the false start, this is the best compact camera I've owned”. Five years ago A.bell mentioned “I wanted a compact camera to upgrade on my Fuji Finepix 7MP camera of 6 years for our Florida trip to Disneyworld” but despite that they only rated it 3 stars. Amazon Customer mentioned “Overall an excellent compact camera”.

Some Nikon Coolpix S8200 reviewers agreed that it was a good weight. David Wray scored the product very highly and he said “Is a nice weight in the hand”. Joanna wrote on Amazon “Light weight, fab pictures, great zoom”. Five years ago Mrs Cannon wrote in her review on Amazon “This camera has a bit of weight to it which makes me feel confident in its build quality” and rated it 5 stars.

One person who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was lightweight. David wrote on Amazon five years ago “I wanted to compliment this with a high quality lightweight camera and this is it” in his review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200.

One Nikon Coolpix S8200 owner mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to carry around. Five years ago Londonmum wrote on Amazon “We would recommend this for a family camera - it's compact, easy to carry and just does the job” in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review and rated the product 5 stars.

One Nikon Coolpix S8200 owner who reviewed this digital camera thought it was a good depth. Peetee wrote on Amazon “The zoom is excellent with depth of field a fully available feature” in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review. One Nikon Coolpix S8200 owner thought the product was a good size.

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Good Product Quality

A number of people said in their reviews that it was good quality. Five years ago A.bell wrote in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review “The resultant shots were of high quality and the anti-shake feature enables a fairly steady shot”. Amazon Customer gave the Nikon Coolpix S8200 an excellent review and wrote in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200 “Very happy with the quality of the pictures”. Art@andipa.com said on Amazon “With an excellent picture quality” in their review of this digital camera.

Good Technical Features

Several Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners wrote in their reviews that the product had good features. A.bell mentioned five years ago “There are many features in the menu for separate shooting” in their review. Anna Williams said also five years ago “This camera has so many facilities to mention” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Charles Spiteri scored the product 4 stars and he said “Great features”.

Easy to Use

A number of customers said in their reviews that the product was easy to use. A W scored the product 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “I wanted a simple easy to use camera that could fit in your pocket”. Art@andipa.com wrote on Amazon “Gismos its a breath of freash air to have a handy camera in the pocket that does so much”. Bonnie_man scored the Nikon Coolpix S8200 very highly and said in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review on Amazon four years ago “Its a joy to use”.

A number of Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. A. Williams gave the Nikon Coolpix S8200 a rating of 80 out of 100 and mentioned in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200 on Amazon “Even I've found the settings and menus easy to work through”. A.bell mentioned “The other settings seem to work well” in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review however despite that they only gave it a score of 60 out of 100. Five years ago Jumeirahjane mentioned on Amazon “The automatic settings responsive in all light conditions tried so far” in their review.

Three Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was comfortable and easy to hold. A. Hewitt wrote in their review “It's a far more secure way to hold the camera anyway”. Anna Williams mentioned in her review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200 on Amazon five years ago “If feels good to hold”. Mrs. Rachel Lowe mentioned in her review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200 “It is comfortable to hold, feels substantial” and scored it very highly.

A number of people who purchased it agreed that it was easy to handle. S. S. Yuen wrote on Amazon “The handling is pleasant and assured, with a DSLR feel” in their review of this digital camera and scored this digital camera very highly. Ephotozine.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Offers a substantial set of features with excellent handling and image quality to match” .

One person said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good experience. Looby Loo mentioned in their review “A host of clever little features that make taking pictures a very enjoyable experience”.

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Good Battery Life

Nine customers reckoned that this digital camera had a good battery life. Five years ago A. Williams mentioned “The only way I could release it was to take the battery out” in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review and rated the Nikon Coolpix S8200 4 stars. Fisherman said “Battery life is brilliant and start-up time is close to instant, which is unusual for most digital cameras.I use it mainly for pictures”. Joanna gave it a score of 4 stars and she mentioned in her review of this digital camera “Does drain battery quickly so if you are going away take the charger with you”.

Reasonably Priced

A number of Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was good value for money. A W mentioned on Amazon “For the price It is great at close ups”. Cally B mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon four years ago “Great product for a fantastic price”. Cally B also mentioned “Shoot at an excellent price”.

A number of Nikon Coolpix S8200 reviewers who bought this digital camera said that it was a bargain for the price. J wrote “The photos are better than that of any cheap camera we have used in the past” in their review. Four years ago Jadsett scored it very highly and mentioned on Amazon “Suppllier provided next day delivery so that part of the deal was 5 star on its own!Still finding my way around the camera” in their review of this digital camera. Nuwan wrote in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review on Amazon “It has considerable amount of weight compared to cheap camera and look professional”.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

A few customers thought the product had a good screen. B. Gruner mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Well, we'll see about that! I am very impressed with the screen on the back, even in bright sunlight it's clear enough to frame your shot”. Five years ago Crookedmouth mentioned in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8200 “On the back the camera is mostly LCD screen - it's a nice big one” and gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100. Jadsett mentioned on Amazon “The big screen gives a clear view of the subject”.

A few Nikon Coolpix S8200 owners who bought it reckoned that it had a good viewfinder. Margaret Joy mentioned “Overall I am very pleased with the camera and appreciate that with a view finder it would be a little larger”. Wilfred Swain wrote “The thing I dont like is it does not have an optical view finder”.

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Nikon Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Waterproof cameras built by Nikon have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all digital cameras (not just waterproof cameras) and found that Nikon also has good reviews across its entire range.

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Good Exposure Control

Two people said in their reviews that the product had good exposure controls. Tim Kidner said in his review on Amazon “For those wanting more exposure control, there's a really useful”. Six years ago expert review site Digital-Photography-School.com mentioned “Program AE is insufficient exposure control for your needs”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One customer who reviewed the Nikon Coolpix S8200 thought it was quiet. Rtrois said “The feel of the camera is solid, nice rubbery texture on the face, nice quiet lense operation” in their review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.

Good Connectivity

One person who purchased it said that it had email functionality. D. J. Bridge said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “The company even followed up delivery by asking me via email was I happy with the product” and rated the product 5 stars.

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

Unlike most of the other comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the Coolpix S8200 which do not support video capability, the Coolpix S8200 supports video capability.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras which support video capability and we think because of it's better review score, the EOS 7D[pl_420993_price], and the EOS 1D X[pl_1384067_price] both from Canon is also worth considering.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Coolpix S8200, the Coolpix S8200 has an image stabilizer.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer and we think the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon Coolpix S8200 has a built-in flash. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years also have a built-in flash.

There are a number of alternative cameras with a built-in flash currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Canon EOS 7D[plb_420993_price].

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash and we think the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price] is also worth considering.

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Waterproof

The Coolpix S8200 is waterproof. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix S8200 also are waterproof.

If you would prefer a camera that is waterproof then you might also want to look at the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price].

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to it.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available including because of it's better review score, the EOS 7D[pl_420993_price], or the EOS 1D X[pl_1384067_price] both from Canon.

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Supports Two ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Coolpix S8200 is more than most cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this digital camera. The ISO sensitivitys 125 and 1600 are also supported by this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras that came out more than two years ago.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

The Nikon Coolpix S8200 has one of the bigger battery capacitys (1,050 milliampere * hour) amongst waterproof cameras of this age. Across all the waterproof cameras that came out around the same time as the Coolpix S8200 the battery capacitys range from 630mAh to 1,300mAh, and the average battery capacity is 790mAh.

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± 2EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This digital camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is typical of many cameras of a similar spec and age to it.

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Quite Small Maximum Aperture Number

With a maximum aperture number of 5.9, the Nikon Coolpix S8200 has a fairly small maximum aperture number compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix S8200. The biggest maximum aperture number of digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Coolpix S8200 is 2.7, the smallest is 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 6.8.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The Coolpix S8200 has a greater number of power sources than most waterproof cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This Nikon camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most frequently supported power source type supported by digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Coolpix S8200.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is typical of many waterproof cameras that came out more than two years ago.

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Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The Coolpix S8200 has a greater number of audio formats than most digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is PCM, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this digital camera. The audio formats supporteds WAV are also supported by this camera.

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16 Reasons Against

Poor Support

A number of customers who bought it agreed that it did not have good technical guidance. David Wray mentioned in his Nikon Coolpix S8200 review on Amazon “Some flag that the lack of a manual setting is an issue”. Four years ago J. Watson mentioned on Amazon “I hesitated buying this due to the lack of manual mode” but even so they still rated it 4 stars. Looby Loo mentioned in their Nikon Coolpix S8200 review “I was a bit worried that there are no manual modes - everything is either automatic or done via "scenes” but even so they rated the Nikon Coolpix S8200 5 stars.

Quite Small Normal Focusing Range (tele)

The average normal focusing range (tele) of digital cameras of this type and age is 0.77m, and the normal focusing range (tele)s range from 0.1m to 1.5m. At only 0.5 meters, the Coolpix S8200 has a quite small normal focusing range (tele) compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix S8200.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Coolpix S8200 does not have a GPS (satellite). Most of the other waterproof cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Coolpix S8200 also do not have a GPS (satellite).

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Canon EOS 1D X[plb_1384067_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most of the other waterproof cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix S8200, the Nikon Coolpix S8200 does not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Nikon Coolpix S8200 does not support wi-Fi, although it is worth noting that most of the other cameras of this spec and age also do not support wi-Fi.

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Not 3D

Most similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago are not 3D. The Coolpix S8200 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

At only 3 times zoom factor, the Coolpix S8200 has a quite small optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras that were launched more than two years ago. Across all the waterproof cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Coolpix S8200 the optical zooms range from 3x to 10x.

If you want a digital camera with a bigger optical zoom then you might want to consider the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price] (5x).

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Only Features One Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Nikon Coolpix S8200 is more than most cameras that have been around for more than two years. This Nikon digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Coolpix S8200.

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Very Narrow Field of View

The average field of view of digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix S8200 is 100%, and the field of views range from 96% to 170%. With a field of view of only 96 percent, the Coolpix S8200 has one of the narrower field of views amongst waterproof cameras of this age.

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Quite Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The shortest maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix S8200 is 4.7mm, the longest is 270mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 120mm. With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 90 millimeters, the Coolpix S8200 has a quite short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Coolpix S8200.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

The Coolpix S8200 has one of the lower ISO sensitivity (max)s (only 1,600) amongst digital cameras of this age. The lowest ISO sensitivity (max) of digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix S8200 is 200, the highest is 52,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 6,900.

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Only 2272 X 1704 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Nikon Coolpix S8200 has a 2272 x 1704 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 5472 x 3648 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras of this spec and age. In addition, this Nikon digital camera have a still image resolution(s) of 4160 x 3120 and 1600 x 1200. Across all digital cameras of this spec and age the worst still image resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Only 220 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

The Coolpix S8200 is a digital camera that takes 220 shots battery life (CIPA standard)s. Most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the Coolpix S8200 take between 120 and 1,119 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The Coolpix S8200 has a fairly low display resolution (numeric) (only 230,000 pixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec. Across all the comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the display resolution (numeric)s range from 460 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels.

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Very Small Normal Focusing Range (wide)

With a normal focusing range (wide) of only 0.05 meters, the Coolpix S8200 has a quite small normal focusing range (wide) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to the Coolpix S8200. The smallest normal focusing range (wide) of waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago is 0.05m, the biggest is 0.6m, and the average normal focusing range (wide) is 0.42m.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Cameras of this age and type have minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of between 4.5mm and 35mm. At 30 millimeters, the Coolpix S8200 has a fairly long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix S8200.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Nikon Coolpix S8200

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was over five years ago when Nikon released the Coolpix S8200.

SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many digital cameras of a similar spec and age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If the memory card type of this camera is not good enough for you then you might want to consider the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the Coolpix S8200 has a pretty average digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age.

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1/2.3"" Optical Sensor Size

This camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on waterproof cameras that were launched more than two years ago. 6.17 x 4.55mm.

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Average Weight

The Coolpix S8200 has a relatively standard weight (213 grams) compared to most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as the Coolpix S8200.

If you are not concerned about having a heavier weight then you might also want to consider the EOS 1D X[pl_1384067_price] (1.3kg), or the EOS 7D[pl_420993_price] (820g) both from Canon which also has a higher rating.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 2.7 inches, the Coolpix S8200 has a fairly average display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

Digital cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price] (3").

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Average Megapixel

The Coolpix S8200 has a pretty typical megapixel (13.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

Digital cameras with a higher megapixel that might be worth looking at include the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price] (16MP).

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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
Waterproof
Colour of Product
Shock Resistant
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
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Focus Adjustment
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Formats Supported
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
GPS (satellite)
White Balance
Self-Timer Delay
Camera File System
Tripod Mountable
Scene Modes
Languages Support
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Recharge Time
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Hand Strap
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Aperture Range (F-F)
USB Connectivity
Technical Details
Self-Timer

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Expert Reviews

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24 January 2012

The Nikon Coolpix S8200 is a nice surprise. While it's never truly excellent, it's above average in every respect. It's not every day we see a Coolpix S-series compact with no real weaknesses!...

5 December 2011

The CoolPix S8200 sports a square design that?s functional rather than pretty and ergonomic, and it doesn?t have any manual modes.There is also a pop-up flash that can?t be pushed down manually,... Read more…

Why you?d buy the S8200: you want it in black or red; you?ve fallen in love with its high speed continuous specs.Why you wouldn?t: Program AE is insufficient exposure control for your needs.On the...

28 November 2011

The S8200 will easily slide into a pocket despite its 14x zoom lens, and will deliver photos that are worthy of the family album ? most times...

25 November 2011

The S8200 is small considering its significant 25-350mm (14x) optical zoom. There?s plenty to like: good movie and stills quality, effects modes and that image stabilised zoom. There were one or...

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Reviewed 1 July 2014 by Ozz1
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I have a lot to learn if I am going to master this.

Number one item learned,I need to upgrade graphics card to be able to use on my PC. This is mainly due to HD Video

Think I... Read more…

Reviewed 30 April 2014 by A W
(Verified Purchase)

Fully lived up to expectations. I wanted a simple easy to use camera that could fit in your pocket but that also coped with telephoto and really close up shots for outdoor nature photography.Read more…

Reviewed 15 February 2014 by Wilfred Swain "swannie"
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this just to have in my pocket at all times as I am a serious amateur photographer and have 2 DSLRs etc which I can't carry everywhere . The lens now has a scratch on it and I don't know... Read more…

Reviewed 11 November 2013 by Nick
(Verified Purchase)

This camera is by far the best camera I've ever had. I'm particularly impressed with the way it seems to be able to get great photos in low light or when using flash when any other camera I've had... Read more…

Reviewed 25 September 2013 by Saqib
(Verified Purchase)

This camera is incredible! Really good quality images are taken, and are reproduced nicely on the large LCD backscreen. Lots of different modes (black and white, sepia and a cool colour select... Read more…

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