Close
Nikon Coolpix S9600

73

Overall Score

Nikon Coolpix S9600

Nikon Coolpix S9600
27 Images + 22 Videos

Loading image...
Ephotozine Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
A fully featured and award winning compact camera
Compact 16MP 22x Yes Jul 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Compare
Share on

Nikon Coolpix S9600 Compare Cheapest UK Prices

Sorry, currently not available from shops in the United Kingdom.
Check used or international prices.

Notify Me When Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Nikon Coolpix S9600 Compare UK Used Prices

eBay
Refurbished - Nikon COOLPIX S9600 16.0MP Digital Camera - RED * NIKON UK STOCK * GRADE B * (Refurbished)
£69.00
Go to Store
eBay
Refurbished - Nikon COOLPIX S9600 16.0MP Digital Camera - RED * NIKON UK STOCK * GRADE A * (Refurbished)
£89.00
Go to Store
eBay
Used - Nikon COOLPIX S9600 16.0MP Digital Camera - Black (Used)
£109.99
Go to Store
eBay
Used - Nikon COOLPIX S9600 16.0MP Digital Camera - Black (Used)
£115.00
Go to Store
eBay
Used - Nikon Coolpix S9600 Point & Shoot compact digital camera - black *warranty (Used)
£143.72
Go to Store
eBay
Used - Nikon Coolpix S9600 Point & Shoot compact digital camera - White (Used)
£216.66
Go to Store
- Show less prices from eBay
bexleydirect1-0
Refurbished - Nikon Coolpix S9600 - 16 MP - 22 x Optical Zoom - 1080p HD Camera - Red (Refurbished) - on
£79.99
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
7 Prices from 2 Stores | £69.00-£216.66
Notify Me When Available
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Nikon Coolpix S9600 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S9600 number 641 across all digital cameras.
88
Reviews
21 Reviews + 2 Awards
82
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
3 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good expert reviews but average user reviews. 100% of buyers recommended this camera to others. This digital camera has received two awards including a "Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com plus one other site. 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 fairly priced, good lens quality and great product quality.
The Coolpix S9600 has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Very big optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

48
Portrait Photography
Mediocre
46
Landscape Photography
Mediocre
43
Everyday Photography
Mediocre
64
Sports Photography
Good
71
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Nikon Coolpix S9600 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon Coolpix S9600?

The Nikon Coolpix S9600 is 108.6mm wide and 61mm tall. It is 31.6mm deep and weighs 206g.

Nikon Coolpix S9600 front dimensions
Nikon Coolpix S9600 size in context

Nikon Coolpix S9600 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Two Industry Awards

This camera was given a "Recommended" award by both websites PhotographyBlog.com and Ephotozine, both of which said that this Nikon camera was very good.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on four expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, dkamera.de and Chip.de the average expert rating of this camera is 83 out of 100.

View all expert reviews

Poor User Reviews

On average, based on 17 user reviews the average user rating of this digital camera is 61 out of 100. 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others. It seems that owners really don't rate this Nikon camera very highly.

View all user reviews

Nikon Has Very Good Reviews for Its Cameras

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

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two owners wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Two customers who reviewed it mentioned that it had a good zoom.

Users Report Superior Product Quality

Three owners who purchased it said that it was good quality.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Nikon released the Coolpix S9600 in July 2014.

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Coolpix S9600 of 16MP is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 57% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

What does "megapixels" mean? Less Edit

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

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

What does "maximum image resolution" mean? Less Edit

Very Big Optical Zoom

The Coolpix S9600's optical zoom of 22x is very big compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 97% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit

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 typical of many digital cameras.

Chart Hide Chart What does "maximum video resolution" mean? Less Edit

Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Coolpix S9600's minimum aperture number of 3.4 is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 37% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Edit

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon Coolpix S9600 has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

Chart Hide Chart What is an image stabilizer? Less Edit

Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Nikon Coolpix S9600's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 50% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "maximum ISO sensitivity" mean? Less Edit

Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon Coolpix S9600 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

Chart Hide Chart What is a built-in flash? Less Edit

Average Weight

The Coolpix S9600's weight of 206g is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 53% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "weight" mean? Less Edit

Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most other digital cameras, the Coolpix S9600 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

Chart Hide Chart What is a GPS (satellite)? Less Edit

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

The Coolpix S9600's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 550mm is in the shortest 26% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)" mean? Less Edit

Average Image Sensor Size

The Nikon Coolpix S9600's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 45% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "image sensor size" mean? Less Edit

Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Nikon Coolpix S9600 of 4x is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 57% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "digital zoom" mean? Less Edit

Features Multi-Shot Function

The Nikon Coolpix S9600 features multi-shot function, unlike 90% of cameras which do not feature multi-shot function.

Chart Hide Chart What is multi-shot function? Less Edit

Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The average internal memory of all cameras is 50MB, with the smallest being 1MB and the biggest being 700MB. The Coolpix S9600's internal memory of 59MB is bigger than 69% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "internal memory" mean? Less Edit

Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Coolpix S9600 of only 6.3 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 89% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "maximum aperture number" mean? Less Edit

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|320 x 240 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

Chart Hide Chart What does "video resolution" mean? Less Edit

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Nikon Coolpix S9600 of 3" is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 35% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit

Supports Wi-Fi

The Coolpix S9600 supports Wi-Fi. 69% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

Chart Hide Chart What is Wi-Fi? Less Edit

Narrower Than Average Field of View

The Coolpix S9600's field of view of only 98% is in the narrowest 14% 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%.

Chart Hide Chart What does "field of view" mean? Less Edit

4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix S9600 supports a maximum still image resolution of 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

Chart Hide Chart What does "still image resolution" mean? Less Edit

Has a Pre-Flash

The Nikon Coolpix S9600 has a pre-flash. 95% of cameras do not have a pre-flash.

Chart Hide Chart What is a pre-flash? Less Edit

Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon Coolpix S9600 has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

Chart Hide Chart What is a tripod mount? Less Edit

Shorter Than Average Battery Recharge Time

Cameras have battery recharge times of between 1.5h and 8h, and the average battery recharge time is 3.1h. The Coolpix S9600's battery recharge time of only 2.33h is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is shorter than 70% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "battery recharge time" mean? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon crtnkcpss9600krb, nikon 0018208938919

Barcodes:

00018208264506, 00018208938919, 00018208938957, 00018208938988, 00841434107374, 08033737553787, 08033737553794

Frequently Asked Questions About the Nikon Coolpix S9600

Nikon Coolpix S9600 - Other Digital Cameras Worth Considering

(26 reviews)
25.00
User reviews are vastly better
50% lighter
Better brand
Best Available Price
Park Cameras 25.00

(533 reviews)
34.95
User reviews are hugely better
Vastly larger maximum aperture number
Lighter
Best Available Price
IJT Direct 34.95

(34 reviews)
49.95
User reviews are vastly better
74% lighter
Better for everyday photography
Best Available Price
IJT Direct 49.95

(3 reviews)
59.95
Hugely better user reviews
Significantly lighter
21% higher megapixels
Best Available Price
IJT Direct 59.95

(51 reviews)
59.99
Better Chip.de review score
User reviews are appreciably better
Hugely bigger digital zoom
Best Available Price
eBay 59.99

(929 reviews)
69.00
36x bigger digital zoom
Lighter
User reviews are significantly better
Best Available Price
Argos 69.00

Today's Best Digital Camera Deals

10% Price Drop
{Sony Alpha A7S
229 reviews
£1,749.97
Was £1,941 (35 days ago)
Camera Type
SLR
Megapixels
12.4MP
Maximum Image Resolution
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
9% Price Drop
{Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ80
75 reviews
£298.99
Was £329 (24 days ago)
Camera Type
Compact
Megapixels
18.1MP
Optical Zoom
30x
6% Price Drop
{Sony Cybershot DSC-WX
£148.99
Was £159 (73 days ago)
Camera Type
Compact
Megapixels
18.2MP
Optical Zoom
20x
34% Price Drop
{Kodak AZ401
8 reviews
£99.00
Was £149 (30 days ago)
Camera Type
Bridge
Megapixels
16.15MP
Optical Zoom
40x
13% Price Drop
{Kodak Pixpro AZ252
11 reviews
£94.99
Was £109 (74 days ago)
Camera Type
Bridge
Megapixels
16MP
Optical Zoom
25x
View More Digital Camera Deals