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Nikon L830 Digital Camera

Camera Labs Highly Recommended Ephotozine Recommended
16MP 34x CMOS Jan 2014
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37 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

Camera Labs gave this camera a "Highly Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement and it received a "Recommended" award from Ephotozine.

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this Nikon digital camera is 70 out of 100 based on fourteen expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com, Ephotozine and Camera Labs.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

Owners have rated this camera as outstanding on average.

Reasonably Priced

Several Nikon L830 owners who bought the product concluded that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “For the price, this is good value” in their Nikon L830 review. D G Tarran said in their review on Amazon “For the price it's satisfactory” and rated the product 80 out of 100. Two years ago John Wiseman wrote on Amazon “A superb bit of kit and amazing value for what one gets”.

Some Nikon L830 reviewers who reviewed the Nikon L830 considered that it was a bargain for the price. Lee wrote “High quality and as absolute bargain” in his review of the Nikon L830 and rated this digital camera 5 stars. Mcberry scored it very highly and said on Amazon two years ago “I bought it from were excellent to deal with” in their review of this digital camera. Mr. S. P. Eyers said on Amazon “I didn't trust the cheap batteries that came with it so put different batteries in”.

Several Nikon L830 reviewers who bought the product wrote that it was cheap. Expert review site Ephotozine.com said “The Nikon Coolpix L830 was announced in January 2014 and is a budget camera which has a 34x optical zoom lens” . Expert review site Cameralabs.com wrote “The Nikon COOLPIX L830 is a budget bridge super-zoom”.

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Easy to Use

A few people considered that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Stills and so easy to use”. Three years ago Carrie gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars and she said on Amazon “The Scene mode comes in handy for those special occasions like Firework night, Christmas, birthdays”. Carrie also mentioned “Now the smart portrait is a good tool to use whilst taking portraits of yourself or other people”.

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it had a good experience. One Nikon L830 owner reckoned that the Nikon L830 was easy to use the menus.

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Good Product Quality

Some Nikon L830 reviewers said in their reviews that the product was good quality. B. Daly said in their review of the Nikon L830 on Amazon “Don't like this camera, have to format the memory card before using in this camera, is it 1995? Just getting a basic good quality photo is hard work”. Three years ago D G Tarran said “A job to handle sometimes, good quality pics”. Margaret Barnett gave this digital camera an excellent rating and she said in her review of this digital camera on Amazon “Excellent quality I love my camera”.

Good Size

Several customers who purchased the product considered that it was compact. Two years ago John Wiseman mentioned on Amazon “D) Small light and compact” in his review of the Nikon L830 and rated it 5 stars. Expert website Digitaltrends.com mentioned in their review three years ago “Shoot with a super-zoom lens – good for casual photographers who want something more than a basic compact or smartphone.” and gave it a score of 70 out of 100. Cameralabs.com mentioned on Camera Labs “Its DSLR-styled body is light and compact - a step down in scale from the mid” in their review of the Nikon L830 and scored it 4 stars.

Two Nikon L830 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was lightweight.

One Nikon L830 owner who purchased the Nikon L830 reckoned that it was easy to carry around. Nicola Miller mentioned in her Nikon L830 review on Amazon “The ability to take clear photos without the flash means no more of the glowing light eyes! It is simple to use, easy to carry about”.

One customer who reviewed the product considered that it was heavy and bulky.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of customers who reviewed the Nikon L830 said that it was able to produce good images. Carrie gave it a rating of 5 stars and she mentioned on Amazon “My first initial reaction to the crisp images was great, you cant go wrong with the images, I’ve used this everyday since it arrived” in her Nikon L830 review. Carrie also wrote “With the filters you can get Easy Auto Mode which gives you a standard crisp images”. Carrie also mentioned “You can put the camera on a tripod to take a timer photo for family pictures or to keep a very steady picture of animals”.

Some Nikon L830 reviewers who reviewed the product thought it had a good picture resolution. Two years ago Amazon Customer mentioned “There's all kinds of shooting modes, more than enough for an occasional snapper like me” in their review of this digital camera. Dmon mentioned in the same month “The high resolution screen, which is adjustable” in their review. Expert review site Ephotozine.com said “The tilting screen which has a 921k dot resolution”.

One person who bought the product concluded that it had a good image sensor. Dmon said in their Nikon L830 review on Amazon two years ago “In fact I was amazed at the sharpness which was much better than any small sensor camera I've ever had” and scored the Nikon L830 very highly.

One Nikon L830 owner who bought the product thought it had a good ISO range. Ray J mentioned in his review of the Nikon L830 on Amazon “This is essential for timed exposures and full control over aperture, ISO and shutter speed” and gave the Nikon L830 a score of 80 out of 100.

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Good Quality Lens

Some people mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good zoom. Carrie gave it a score of 5 stars and she wrote on Amazon “The best thing about this amazing camera is the 34x optical zoom, that’s enough to view the moon with great detail”. Dmon wrote “The 34X zoom is more than enough without getting ridiculous”. John Wiseman mentioned on Amazon “C) A good zoom” and rated it 5 stars.

Several Nikon L830 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it had a good autofocus. John Wiseman mentioned on Amazon “Crisp as one is hard pushed to beat the rapid autofocus”. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert review site Digital Versus “The tilt screen and breezy autofocus are welcome additions.” in their Nikon L830 review.

Some people who reviewed it concluded that it had a good lens. Pellegrino Pavli mentioned “The secret of a good photo is a Good Lens and this camera has it” and scored the product 5 stars.

One Nikon L830 owner mentioned that the product had a good image stabiliser. Two years ago Pellegrino Pavli mentioned in their review of the Nikon L830 “The Zoom on this camera is the best I have seen with excellent optical stabilizer VR as Nikon calls it”.

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Good Video Capture

Eight Nikon L830 reviewers said in their reviews that the product was good for video recording. Amazon Customer wrote “Just what I wanted -perfect for video and stills”. Two years ago Dmon said “Full HD video”. Legendary said in their review of this digital camera “The movies are better than any I have taken before too” and scored it very highly.

Good Technical Features

A few customers said in their reviews that the product had good features. Bob South Wales said in his review of the Nikon L830 on Amazon “A sports sequence, or use some of the other special features”. Three years ago Jamie Waits mentioned “Came quickly, nicely packed, unfortunate that the camera itself didn't have many features however completely happy”. Susan Martin wrote in her Nikon L830 review two years ago “It has lots of actually useful features that I have been experimenting with” and gave the product a very good review.

Good Support

Several Nikon L830 reviewers said in their reviews that the product had good technical guidance. Bob South Wales he wrote on Amazon “The downloaded manual should have step-by-step instructions of the exact things to do ready to make, say”. Nicola Miller mentioned on Amazon “And the response time is so much better than my old 20 year old digital camera! The instructions are clear”. Ray J he said on Amazon “What is missing for the more serious user is a full manual override and this is essential for timed exposures” in his review of this digital camera.

Nice Design

A number of Nikon L830 reviewers said that this digital camera was neat. Dr. Piotr J. Masiak said on Amazon two years ago “A nice neat camera with lots of hidden extras” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a score of 80 out of 100. Also two years ago P. Newton mentioned in their review of this digital camera “I bought this camera for my wife as a Christmas present, she is thrilled with it! Very neat, simple to use” and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars.

One Nikon L830 reviewer thought this digital camera was good looking. Carrie rated it 5 stars and she said in her review of the Nikon L830 on Amazon “I 100% recommend this beautiful camera”. One customer thought it was smooth. Dmon wrote on Amazon “A very smooth experience it is where you hardly notice as focus changes with no noise” in their Nikon L830 review.

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Good Brand

Nikon has good average ratings for its bridge cameras as well as across its entire digital camera range compared to other brands.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Three Nikon L830 owners who purchased this digital camera thought it had a good screen. Three years ago Mandy Payne rated it as very good and she mentioned “The display is great (or so I am told since I can't really see it”.

One Nikon L830 reviewer reckoned that it had a good viewfinder. Ephotozine.com wrote on Ephotozine “With the amount of optical zoom on offer, some users may prefer a camera that has a viewfinder” in their review of the Nikon L830.

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Robust

A few customers said in their reviews that it was well made. Mandy Payne said in her review on Amazon “This camera is really sturdy and well made” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Ray J wrote in his review of this digital camera “It's no coincidence that Nikon (albeit DSLR type) is the choice of many professionals, as image quality and build quality are second to none”. Cnet.com said on CNET.com “The affordable 34x zoom Nikon Coolpix L830 is a solid pick” in their review of this digital camera.

Several people said in their reviews that this digital camera was good at resisting water ingress. P. Newton said on Amazon “Recommend that you also buy the Digi-Chip High Speed 32GB Memory Card plus the water-proof, lightweight camera case for another” in their Nikon L830 review and rated it as very good.

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Good Battery Life

Several Nikon L830 owners considered that it had a good battery life. Dmon said on Amazon “Again one reviewer suggested that the camera is very fragile and not substantial which is rubbish, though I will admit the battery compartment seems less strong than an older model” in their review of the Nikon L830. Pen Name mentioned “The only downside is the battery life isn't great” in their review of this digital camera and gave the Nikon L830 a rating of 80 out of 100.

Good Flash

Several Nikon L830 owners said in their reviews that the product had a good flash. Two years ago Pcquest.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “34X super zoom, 16MP camera, good night shots, powerful flash, m” and rated this digital camera 5 stars.

Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Nikon L830 supports Full HD video, unlike most of the other bridge cameras that are a similar age to the L830 which do not support Full HD video.

We compared all the other cameras which support Full HD video to this digital camera and we think the Sony DSC-HX100V[plb_613234_price], and the Canon PowerShot SX60 HS[plb_2497189_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon L830 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other bridge cameras that were released around the same time as the L830.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon L830 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also have an image stabilizer.

There are a number of alternative cameras with an image stabilizer currently available which you might want to look at including the Canon PowerShot SX60 HS[plb_2497189_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector Type

The Nikon L830 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most cameras of this type and age. The most frequently found HDMI connector type is Mini, but this HDMI connector type is not found on this digital camera. The HDMI connector types Micro are also found on this camera.

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Has Two Image Editings

The number of image editing modes found on the Nikon L830 is more than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. The most frequently found image editing is Resizing, but this image editing is not found on this camera. The image editings Crop and Rotating are also found on this Nikon camera.

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680 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

Most cameras of a comparable age and spec to the L830 take between 180 and 869 battery life (CIPA standard)s, including the Nikon L830 which takes 680 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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Has Seven White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Nikon L830 is more than most bridge cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on cameras of a similar spec and age to the L830. The white balances "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Fluorescent", "Incandescent" and "Manual" are also found on this digital camera.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Nikon L830 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s) found on most digital cameras of this spec and age. In addition, this digital camera have still image resolution(s)s of 4.608 x 3.456, 4.608 x 2.592, 3.456 x 3.456, 3.264 x 2.448, 2.272 x 1.704 and 1.600 x 1.2 and 640 x 480.

This camera's still image resolution (4608 x 3456) is actually the best still image resolution amongst all digital cameras of this age and spec.

The worst still image resolution across comparable types of camera is 640 x 360.

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Has One Photo Effects

The number of photo effects found on the Nikon L830 is more than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most commonly found photo effects found on digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the L830.

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99 Auto Focus (AF) Pointss

99 auto Focus (AF) pointss

The Nikon L830 is a 99 auto Focus (AF) points digital camera. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to the L830 have between 9 and 255 auto Focus (AF) pointss.

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Quite High Display Resolution (numeric)

With a display resolution (numeric) of 921,000 pixels, the Nikon L830 has one of the higher display resolution (numeric)s amongst cameras of this age. The lowest display resolution (numeric) of similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years is 460 pixels and the highest is 1,500,000 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Nikon L830 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this Nikon camera). This camera also support a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is in fact the best supported video resolution amongst all bridge cameras that were launched around the same time as the L830.

Amongst similar types of digital camera the worst supported video resolution is 320 x 120 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it.

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

This camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is typical of many similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as it.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many cameras that came out more than two years ago.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is the most frequently found focus adjustment on cameras of this age and spec.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The number of power sources supported by the Nikon L830 is more than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most commonly supported power source type supported by digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The Nikon L830 has a greater number of audio formats than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. The most frequently supported audio formats supported is AAC++, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this camera. The audio formats supporteds LPCM are also supported by this Nikon camera.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the L830 is 24mm. With a minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 22.5 millimeters, the Nikon L830 has a quite short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as the L830.

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14 Reasons Against

Poor Connectivity

One Nikon L830 owner who reviewed the Nikon L830 mentioned that it was not wifi compatible. Expert website Gadgets.ndtv.com mentioned “The lack of Wi-Fi is also anothe” .

Does Not Support Video Capability

Like most of the other cameras of this spec and age, the Nikon L830 does not support video capability.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Nikon L830 does not support wi-Fi, although this is within the context that most of the other bridge cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the L830 also do not support wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also support wi-Fi including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price], or the Canon PowerShot SX60 HS[plb_2497189_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D

The Nikon L830 is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other cameras of this type and age are also not 3D.

Cameras which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Sony DSC-HX100V[plb_613234_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the L830 do not have a GPS (satellite). The Nikon L830 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

It is worth also looking at alternative digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Sony DSC-HX100V[plb_613234_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other cameras of this age and spec, the Nikon L830 is not waterproof.

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Only Features One Flash Modes

The Nikon L830 has a greater number of flash modes than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on digital cameras of this type and age.

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Only Has Two Shooting Modess

The Nikon L830 has a greater number of shooting modes than most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it. This camera has an Auto shooting modes, which is the most commonly found shooting modes found on digital cameras of this age and spec. The shooting modes "Scene" is also found on this Nikon camera.

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Only Has Two Light Exposure Modess

The Nikon L830 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most similar spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. The most frequently found light exposure modes is Shutter priority AE, but this light exposure modes is not found on this Nikon camera. The light exposure modess Auto and Manual are also found on this camera.

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Very Short Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

The shortest slowest camera shutter speed of comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the L830 is 2s and the longest is 120s. With a slowest camera shutter speed of only 4 seconds, the Nikon L830 has one of the shorter slowest camera shutter speeds amongst bridge cameras of this age.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

At only 3,200, the Nikon L830 has a quite low ISO sensitivity (max) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the L830. The average ISO sensitivity (max) of cameras that were released more than two years ago is 7,700, and the ISO sensitivity (max)s range from 1,600 to 26,000.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The Nikon L830 has a greater number of supported image formats than most digital cameras of this type and age. This digital camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by bridge cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the L830.

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Only 1280×720@60fps Resolution At Capture Speed

The Nikon L830 has a 1280×720@60fps resolution at capture speed which is higher than most cameras that are a comparable age to it. Most bridge cameras that were launched around the same time as it have a 1920x1080@30fps resolution at capture speed. In addition, this camera have resolution at capture speeds of 1280×720@60fps, 1920x1080@15fps, 1920x1080@60fps and 640x480@120fps and 640x480@30fps. The worst resolution at capture speeds of all bridge cameras that have been around for more than two years is 320×240@30fps and the best is 1920x1080@60fps.

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Fairly Big ISO Sensitivity (min)

Digital cameras of a similar age and type to the L830 have ISO sensitivity (min)s of between 64 and 400, and the average ISO sensitivity (min) is 93. At 125, the Nikon L830 has a quite big ISO sensitivity (min) compared to most of the other bridge cameras that have been available for a similar time to the L830.

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8 Other reasons to consider the Nikon L830

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera was released over three years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Nikon L830 has a relatively average display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

We compared all the other 3" screen digital cameras to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ72[plb_1983697_price], and the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS[plb_2697682_price] is also worth considering.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 34 times zoom factor, the Nikon L830 has a pretty average optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type.

Cameras with a bigger optical zoom that might be worth looking at include the Nikon Coolpix P530[plb_2240483_price] (42x) which is also higher rated.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many digital cameras of a similar type 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.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available including the Lumix DMC-FZ72[pl_1983697_price], or the Lumix DMC-FZ62[pl_1884253_price] both from Panasonic or the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS[plb_2697682_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Weight

The Nikon L830 has a relatively average weight (508 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to the L830.

Alternative digital cameras with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Fujifilm FinePix SL240[plb_1349973_price] (470g), or the Pentax X-5[plb_1456635_price] (507g).

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16 megapixels, the Nikon L830 has a pretty typical megapixel compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to the L830.

There are a number of other 16MP cameras currently available which you might want to consider including the Canon SX50 HS[plb_1410250_price] which has better reviews.

Cameras with a higher megapixel that might be worth looking at include the Nikon Coolpix P530[plb_2240483_price] (16.1MP), or the Canon PowerShot SX60 HS[plb_2497189_price] (16.1MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Nikon L830 has a relatively typical digital zoom compared to most of the other bridge cameras that came out more than two years ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 4x digital zoom cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ62[plb_1884253_price].

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MOS Sensor Type

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

Other cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available which you might want to look at include the SX40 HS[pl_124816_price], or the PowerShot SX530 HS[pl_2697682_price] both from Canon or the Fujifilm FinePix HS30EXR[plb_2071810_price] which has better reviews.

If the sensor type of this camera is too bad for you then you might also want to consider the Canon SX50 HS[plb_1410250_price] (CCD) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Image Stabilizer Location
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
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
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide)
Focus Adjustment
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele)
Focus
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 Exposure Compensation
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Flash Exposure Lock
Flash Exposure Correction
Pre-Flash
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
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
Display Resolution (numeric)
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
AV Output
DC-In Jack
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Camera
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Multi-Shot
Image Editing
Camera File System
Tripod Mountable
Camera Playback
Scene Modes
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Hand Strap
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP)

2 Awards

Camera Labs Highly Recommended Ephotozine Recommended

Expert Reviews

(21)
11 February 2015

Though it is a bulky DSLR type bridge camera, it shoots well during both day and night. With the super zoom capability, it comes in handy to click photos for each occasion. People looking for an...

17 November 2014

Camera Labs

The Nikon COOLPIX L830 is a budget bridge super-zoom. Its DSLR-styled body is light and compact - a step down in scale from the mid and higher end P-range super-zooms. Launched in January 2014, it... Read more…

30 June 2014

This low-end bridge camera is priced at Rs. 15,450 but can be found cheaper online. At this price and with such a great feature set, the camera might look like a killer deal but the slightly high...

1 May 2014

With easy-to-use controls, a nice tilting LCD, and pleasing photo quality, the affordable 34x zoom Nikon Coolpix L830 is a solid pick...

1 May 2014

With easy-to-use controls, a nice tilting LCD, and pleasing photo quality, the affordable 34x zoom Nikon Coolpix L830 is a solid pick...

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User Reviews

(130)
Reviewed 9 March 2014 by Mrs. Palomino

First, let me say that I am not terribly techy. I can barely turn on the TV anymore. So please, read the specs on this because I can't explain what they mean anyway. This review is based solely on... Read more…

Reviewed 14 December 2014 by Carrie
(Verified Purchase)

Let me start off by saying, don't underestimate this beautiful camera. It may be smaller than a larger DSLR or a SLR but this point and shoot is great if you want to learn photography in all its... Read more…

Reviewed 25 February 2015 by Rino

Simply put the best bridge camera I ever used and I've tried plenty of them. Photo quality is amazing when you consider its not a Dslr. If you don't want to get to deeply involved with Dslr type... Read more…

Reviewed 9 November 2014 by Silvester

I bought this camera two weeks ago to replace a camera I managed to drop! I am impressed with the speed, the features and the quality of the pics. The movies are better than any I have taken... Read more…

Reviewed 5 January 2015 by Ray J
(Verified Purchase)

If you want a quality product with point and shoot simplicity this is as good as gets and on those points I would give it 5 stars against the competition. It's no coincidence that Nikon (albeit... Read more…

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Canon PowerShot G7 vs Nikon L830

Canon PowerShot G7 vs Nikon L830
Canon PowerShot G7 Nikon L830
£ 342.99
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Only 31 Auto Focus Points
29.8x Smaller Optical Zoom

Sony DSC-HX300 vs Nikon L830

Sony DSC-HX300 vs Nikon L830
Sony DSC-HX300 Nikon L830
£ 420.00
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Four More Awards
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98% Bigger Digital Zoom
Vastly Worse Camera Labs Review
Lower Still Image Resolution

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 vs Nikon L830

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 vs Nikon L830
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 Nikon L830
£ 249.99
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Shorter Maximum Focal Length
Three Less Supported Batteries
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