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Nikon S3500 Digital Camera

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20.1MP 7x CCD Nov 2013
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
With close attention paid to design and detail, the slender 20-megapixel COOLPIX S3500 fits in your hand like it was made to be there. Deliciously colourful and easy to use, this camera is the... More
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36 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The editor of PhotographyBlog.com said that concluded that they would recommend this compact camera camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Good Owner Reviews

This camera has an average owner rating of 87 out of 100 based on 401 owner reviews.

Good Quality Pictures

Several customers said that this digital camera was able to produce good images. Three years ago Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Happy good pictures”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “Takes very good photos used to take my SLR”. Baboooon gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote in their Nikon S3500 review “It fulfils my needs of taking good quality pictures with ease”.

Some Nikon S3500 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon S3500 had a good picture resolution. Gels gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote “The Nikon menu gives loads of control over advanced shooting options and is truly intuitive to use”. Mrs. V. J. Duke mentioned on Amazon “Want a camera that has a quick shooting action and a good result then this is it”. Scary said in their review on Amazon “I needed a pocket size camera with a decent resolution to pop in my pocket when out”.

A few people who purchased the product said that it had a good image sensor. Gels mentioned on Amazon “The Sony has a 14.1MP sensor.”. Photographyblog.com wrote “It features a 20 megapixel sensor and, despite the thin frame, sports a 7x optical zoom with lens-shift vibration reduction”.

One Nikon S3500 reviewer who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures.

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Good Quality Lens

A number of people thought this digital camera had a good zoom. Broo wrote on Amazon four years ago “The clarity of the zoom is excellent and it's got a nice big screen to view”. Frank White wrote on Amazon also four years ago “Great pictures a good zoom capability for a small camera” in his review. Jack Unsworth wrote “Very good over all the only thing that could be better is the zoom is jerky and hard to stop where you want” and scored it very highly.

Three customers agreed that the Nikon S3500 had a good lens. Mr. Michael Gover said on Amazon “The zoom lens is pretty good” in his review and gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars. Wegal scored it 5 stars and wrote “With a very good quality lens” in their review of this digital camera.

A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good autofocus. Sceptical mentioned “I have found that in the close up mode is very difficult to obtain a sharp focus” in their review but in spite of that they only gave this digital camera a rating of 3 stars.

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Easy to Use

Thirty-four Nikon S3500 owners concluded that the product was easy to use. Three years ago Ann Baglin she wrote “Compact, easy to use everything you need in a camera in this price range”. Also three years ago Bill said “Who finds the camera simple to use and compact enough so that it fits inside her handbag”. Broo said on Amazon “Easy to use and small enough to carry in your pocket”.

Several customers wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Bill said on Amazon “Am coming to terms with the other settings which are quite easy to understand” in his review. Blueshift said “If you want to use it without mining through thousands of menus, you can simply switch it on” in their review of the Nikon S3500 and gave it a score of 5 stars. Sam mentioned in his review on Amazon “The camera is easy to use and the menu simple to navigate” and gave this digital camera an excellent review.

Several people who purchased the product thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Three years ago Yee Ling Leong wrote in her review of the Nikon S3500 on Amazon “Other than that, this camera is a good small size, nicely shaped to hold and good for its price.”.

One customer who purchased it concluded that it performed as expected. Bsmith gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and wrote three years ago “Great little camera for the price! It does exactly what it says on the tin! I love the colour too” in their review.

One customer who purchased the Nikon S3500 reckoned that it had a good experience. Mr. Michael Gover he said “I would be interested in the recent experience of others”.

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Nice Design

Nine Nikon S3500 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the product was good looking. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Looks sleek and stylish” and scored the Nikon S3500 5 stars. Austin Mcnally gave it a very good review and he said “A Very Stylish Gift” in his review of the Nikon S3500. Mart mentioned on Amazon “Excellent styling and good specification”.

Three Nikon S3500 owners who reviewed the Nikon S3500 concluded that it was neat. Ann Baglin said in her review of the Nikon S3500 on Amazon “Small & neat”. Keith Mac wrote on Amazon three years ago “A very neat compact camera”.

Two customers concluded that it was a good design. Three years ago Gixxer mentioned “Nice design” but despite that they only gave it a score of 60 out of 100.

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Reasonably Priced

A few customers who bought it reckoned that it was good value for money. Alanpretlove wrote “Good value for money” in their review of the Nikon S3500 and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Alex said on Amazon “This is an excellent camera for the price”. Blueshift mentioned on Amazon four years ago “Small, simple, cute, great value”.

One customer mentioned that the Nikon S3500 was a bargain for the price.

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Good Size

A few customers who bought the product thought it was compact. Alan said on Amazon “This camera certainly packs a punch for such a small and compact camera the images it produces are of excellent quality” in his review. Alanpretlove said in their review on Amazon “Neat and compact fits in shirt pocket perfectly”. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Great photos for a compact digital Camera”.

A number of Nikon S3500 reviewers who purchased the Nikon S3500 considered that it was thin. Andy gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned in his review of the Nikon S3500 three years ago “A quality camera small enough and slim enough to take anywhere (though I still forget it sometimes”. Austin Mcnally mentioned “Slim, Sleek and a joy to use” in his review. Mr P E Morgan said on Amazon “Decent pictures, slim case” in his review of the Nikon S3500.

A few customers who bought this digital camera considered that it was easy to carry around. Barkers85 wrote “It is a really light and easy camera to use” in their review of the Nikon S3500. Gec wrote on Amazon “I bought this as a nifty "top pocket" camera that would be easy to carry around” however despite that they rated it 3 stars.

Several people considered that the Nikon S3500 was a good body shape. Mart mentioned “All of these cameras are near identical in body styling” in their review of this digital camera. Two customers mentioned in their reviews that it was a good weight. Sam mentioned in his review of this digital camera “As a main family camera - its so light weight and easy to use”.

One person reckoned that the Nikon S3500 was a good size. Three years ago Mr Michael Hill said “It's a nice size fits into bags or pockets with ease I also bought a case”.

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Good Product Quality

Several Nikon S3500 owners who reviewed the product wrote that it was good quality. Alan scored this digital camera very highly and he mentioned on Amazon “Compact camera the images it produces are of excellent quality and sharpness and the optical zoom allows distant objects to be brought not just closer”. Amanda Barnley said “The picture quality is superb and the camera is very easy to use”. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Nikon S3500 “Can not fault the quality of the photos good value for the money” and scored it 5 stars.

Good Technical Features

Several Nikon S3500 owners who bought the product thought it had good features. Four years ago Bsquared mentioned “A lovely little camera with lots of additional features that my daughter loves” in their review of this digital camera and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars. Caz mentioned on Amazon “It is simple to use with some nice features” in their review. Mike Gee wrote in his review of the Nikon S3500 “It has many useful facilities” .

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all Nikon cameras and also specifically for Nikon compact cameras and found that in both cases Nikon had good reviews compared to other brands.

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Robust

Four people wrote that the product was well made. Blueshift gave it a score of 5 stars and said on Amazon “Surprisingly small, pebble like shape and seems well made” in their review. Mr. E. Mercer said “Build quality is really good” in their review of this digital camera. Sara Barton wrote “Well made and fits well in your hand as nice” and scored this digital camera very highly.

Good Battery Life

A few Nikon S3500 owners concluded that the product had a good battery life. Paul Hobart mentioned in his review “I think you should make the product range that this camera is battery AAA NOT a rechargeable more clearer” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Paul Hobart also said “Having used it the battery life is excellent & it is a very versatile camera”. Shaun Buchan he mentioned “Is good value with a good battery life (the range will vary depending on whether you are using the flash”.

Good Video Capture

Several Nikon S3500 owners agreed that it was good for video recording. Roger the Heartless wrote “The video is also excellent” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Wegal wrote “I'm impressed how good the standard of video is”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

A number of people said in their reviews that it had a good screen. Jan wrote on Amazon “He loves the big screen on the back ( the research said a min of 2.5 for pensioners, this is 2.7” in his review of this digital camera.

Good Flash

A few Nikon S3500 owners who bought this digital camera thought it had a good flash. J. H. wrote on Amazon “The flash is far too bright and means that I have NEVER ever managed to avoid the red eye look”.

CCD Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CCD sensor type, which is typical of many cameras of this type and age. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.

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Fairly High Megapixel

With a megapixel of 20.1 megapixels, the Nikon S3500 has one of the higher megapixels amongst compact cameras of this age. Across all the compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 46MP.

There are a number of alternative 20.1MP digital cameras currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Nikon Coolpix S3400[plb_2072942_price].

If you want a higher megapixel then you might want to look at the DSC-HX60[pl_2166574_price] (20.4MP), or the DSC-HX400V[pl_2297093_price] (20.4MP) both from Sony or the Canon SX710 HS[plb_3538695_price] (20.3MP) which also has a higher rating.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory cards on compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

There are a number of alternative cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available that you might want to consider including the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], or the Panasonic DMC-TZ55[plb_2145740_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Nikon S3500 supports video capability, unlike most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age which do not support video capability.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the S3500, the Nikon S3500 has an image stabilizer.

We compared all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer to this digital camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], the Panasonic DMC-LF1[plb_1727132_price], and the Olympus Stylus SZ-15[plb_1721132_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon S3500 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the S3500.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other cameras with a built-in flash currently available including the EX-ZR700[pl_1722253_price], or the EX-ZR300[pl_1713952_price] both from Casio which has better reviews.

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This digital camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter type, which is typical of many compact cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Has One Image Editing

The number of image editing modes found on the Nikon S3500 is more than most similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. The most commonly found image editing is Resizing, but this image editing is not found on this digital camera. The image editings Crop are also found on this Nikon digital camera.

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Has One White Balance

The Nikon S3500 has a greater number of white balance modes than most cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on comparable spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the S3500.

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Has One Photo Effects

The number of photo effects found on the Nikon S3500 is more than most digital cameras of this spec and age. This camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the S3500.

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5120 X 2880 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Nikon S3500 has a 5120 x 2880 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most compact cameras that were released around the same time as it. In addition, this camera have a still image resolution(s) of 1600 x 1200 and 2272 x 1704. The best still image resolution of all cameras that have been on the market for more than two years is 5152 x 3864 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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99 Auto Focus (AF) Pointss

99 auto Focus (AF) pointss

Most compact cameras that are a similar age to the S3500 have between 1 and 255 auto Focus (AF) pointss, including the Nikon S3500 which has 99 auto Focus (AF) pointss.

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Quite Many Total Megapixels

The average total megapixels of comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the S3500 is 16MP, and the total megapixelss range from 10MP to 48MP. With a total megapixels of 20.1 megapixels, the Nikon S3500 has a quite many total megapixels compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the S3500.

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5152 X 3864 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Nikon S3500 has a higher image resolution than most compact cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This camera has a 5152 x 3864 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most compact cameras that came out around the same time as it have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution.

A 5152 x 3864 pixels maximum image resolution is in fact the best image resolution across all digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the S3500.

A 2592 x 1944 pixels maximum image resolution is the worst image resolution amongst similar types of camera.

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is the most commonly supported USB version on cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolutions

The Nikon S3500 supports a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by cameras that have been around for around the same time as the S3500. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this camera. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080). Across all digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the S3500 the worst video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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TFT Display

The Nikon S3500 has a better display than most compact cameras that are a comparable age to it. This camera has a TFT display, whereas most comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight. Across all cameras of this age and spec the best display is AMOLED and the worst is LCD.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is the most commonly found focus adjustment on digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The number of audio formats supported by the Nikon S3500 is more than most cameras of this spec and age. This camera supports a WAV audio formats supported, which is the most frequently supported audio formats supported supported by cameras of this age and spec.

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Quite Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

The Nikon S3500 has a fairly small ISO sensitivity (min) (only 80) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type. The average ISO sensitivity (min) of compact cameras that were released more than two years ago is 94, and the ISO sensitivity (min)s range from 10 to 200.

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18 Reasons Against

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this Nikon digital camera is 68 out of 100 based on four expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Chip.de and tecnozoom.it.

Poor Support

Some people said in their reviews that the product did not have good technical guidance. Three years ago Bill said in his review of the Nikon S3500 on Amazon “Only downside is lack of an instruction manual, although you can download one”. Mrs. V. J. Duke said in their review on Amazon “I would say that the manual isn't too helpful just mentions the functions etc”.

Poor Connectivity

One Nikon S3500 owner wrote that the Nikon S3500 was not wifi compatible. Mr. E. Mercer wrote “It would have been nice if it was capable of transferring by wifi like other camera do” in their review.

Does Not Support Full HD Video

Most compact cameras that are a comparable age to the S3500 do not support Full HD video. The Nikon S3500 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD video.

We think you might also be interested in alternative cameras which also support Full HD video including the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the S3500 is 1" and the largest is 4.8". At only 2.7 inches, the Nikon S3500 has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other compact cameras that were released more than two years ago.

Digital cameras with a larger display diagonal that might also be worth considering include the Canon SX280 HS[plb_2126239_price] (3"), or the Olympus Stylus SH-60[plb_2273504_price] (3") which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the S3500 do not support wi-Fi. The Nikon S3500 is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

We compared all the other cameras which also support wi-Fi to this camera and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40[plb_2046319_price], or the Sony DSC-WX300[plb_1621847_price] is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago, the Nikon S3500 is not 3D.

If you want a camera that is 3D then you might want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ41[plb_2149949_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most compact cameras that came out more than two years ago do not have a GPS (satellite). The Nikon S3500 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

It is worth also looking at other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price], or the Canon IXUS 140[plb_1561326_price] which is also higher rated.

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Not Waterproof

The Nikon S3500 is not waterproof, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other digital cameras of this type and age are also not waterproof.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

Across all the compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the S3500 the digital zooms range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 10x. With a digital zoom of only 4 times zoom factor, the Nikon S3500 has one of the smaller digital zooms amongst compact cameras of this age.

Alternative 4x digital zoom cameras currently available which you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Canon SX280 HS[plb_2126239_price].

Digital cameras with a bigger digital zoom that might be worth looking at include the Samsung WB350F[plb_2134241_price] (5x and higher rated), or the Kodak Pixpro FZ41[plb_3227932_price] (6x and higher rated).

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Quite Short Battery Life (max)

When compared to other cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the S3500 that we have checked the battery life (max) of, the Nikon S3500's battery life (max) of only 0.83 hours is one of the shortest. Comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago have battery life (max)s of between 0.83h and 320h.

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Only Features Three Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Nikon S3500 is more than most cameras of this age and spec. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on digital cameras that are a comparable age to the S3500. The flash modess "Flash off" and "Flash on" are also featured on this Nikon digital camera.

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Only Has Four Shooting Modess

The number of shooting modes found on the Nikon S3500 is more than most compact cameras that are a similar age to it. This digital camera has an Auto shooting modes, which is the most commonly found shooting modes found on cameras of this age and type. The shooting modess "Manual", "Movie" and "Scene" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Quite Narrow Field of View

The Nikon S3500 has one of the narrower field of views (only 98 percent) amongst cameras of this age. Across all the cameras of a similar type and age to the S3500 the field of views range from 96% to 100%, and the average field of view is 99%.

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Very Short Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

With a slowest camera shutter speed of only 4 seconds, the Nikon S3500 has a quite short slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the S3500. The slowest camera shutter speeds of digital cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 0.12s to 250s, and the average slowest camera shutter speed is 15s.

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Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The Nikon S3500 has one of the lower display resolution (numeric)s (only 230,000 pixels) amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age. The display resolution (numeric)s of cameras of a similar spec and age to the S3500 range from 1 pixels to 16,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 450,000 pixels.

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Only Supports Three ISO Sensitivitys

The Nikon S3500 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as it. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivitys 80, 1600 and 3200 are also supported by this Nikon camera.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The Nikon S3500 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of this type and age. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by cameras that are a comparable age to the S3500.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Nikon S3500

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Nikon released the S3500.

Average Optical Zoom

The Nikon S3500 has a relatively standard optical zoom (7 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

We compared all the other 7x optical zoom digital cameras to this digital camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Coolpix S6150[pl_1147112_price], and the Coolpix S3400[pl_2072942_price] both from Nikon or the Sony DSC-WX10B[plb_595125_price] is also worth considering.

If this Nikon camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Canon 145[plb_2166060_price] (8x), the Sony DSC-W830[plb_3766520_price] (8x), or the Nikon Coolpix S5300[plb_2272796_price] (8x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 129 grams, the Nikon S3500 has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as the S3500.

If you would consider a camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Nikon Coolpix L19[plb_1637108_price] (130g).

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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 Type
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Closest Focusing Distance
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Manual Focusing Range (wide)
Manual Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
Focus Adjustment
Smile Detection
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Focus
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)
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
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Display Resolution
Second Display
Ports & Interfaces
AV Output
DC-In Jack
HDMI
Microphone in
USB Version
Camera
3D
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Multi-Shot
Histogram
Image Editing
Camera File System
Tripod Mountable
Multi Burst Mode
Camera Playback
Brightness Adjustment
Scene Modes
Languages Support
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Battery Level Indicator
Battery Recharge Time
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Hand Strap
Quick Start Guide
Carrying Case
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Bluetooth
Data Network
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Technical Details
Self-Timer

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Expert Reviews

(6)

PhotographyBlog.com

The Nikon Coolpix S3500 is a slim-line digital compact camera, just 20.5mm thick. It features a 20 megapixel sensor and, despite the thin frame, sports a 7x optical zoom with lens-shift vibration... Read more…

5 June 2013

If you're looking for a cheap camera you can't go far wrong with the Nikon Coolpix S3500, particularly as most budget cameras have at most 5x optical zoom, here you'll find a 7x optical zoom lens...

21 July 2014

Aparat z matryc? 20,1 Mp, wy?wietlaczem 2,7 cala i zoomem optycznym 7x. Oprócz zdj?? umo?liwia te? rejestracj? wideo w maksymalnej rozdzielczo?ci 1280 x 720 pikseli.OpisSpecyfikacja i wyniki...

Facilit d'uso
Design colorato
Filmati HD
Funzione ritratti intelligenti
Risoluzione sensore
Grandezza e risoluzione display
Solo modalit automatiche
Qualit del sensore
16 October 2013

Die im Frühjahr 2013 mit einer unverbindlichen Preisempfehlung von 139 Euro von Nikon in acht Metallicversionen auf den Markt gebrachte digitale Kompaktkamera Coolpix S3500 verfügt über... Read more…

19 April 2013

Nikon setzt als einer der ersten Hersteller auf zwanzig Megapixel in einer Kompaktkamera. Dass die Premiere in einem besonders günstigen Modell stattfindet, ist sicher kein Zufall, denn... Read more…

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User Reviews

(102)
Reviewed 16 April 2015 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this camera for my daughter to replace her Sony one. She is snap-happy and took it to New York with her for its maiden voyage. All in all, she was very pleased with it. Great size for... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Bought this as a Christmas present for my sister. she still loves it after a year of use and I must say that for the price they quality of pictures and recordings is in fact very good. I would... Read more…

Reviewed 12 January 2015 by Alex
(Verified Purchase)

I use this for holidays, parties and so on, also at work- I run a landscape company and often need progress shots - I've taken pics in the sun, in the rain, even in the snow and they come out... Read more…

Reviewed 17 November 2014 by MR P E MORGAN
(Verified Purchase)

The Nikon Coolpix S3500 camera is a highly competent point-and-shoot compact, with a very pocketable slim case, and an easy to use interface. The intended audience for this camera is clearly... Read more…

Reviewed 25 September 2014 by GEC

I bought this as a nifty "top pocket" camera that would be easy to carry around. Did everything I would expect --for 7 months-- and then let me down bad on my holiday in South of France.... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon s3500, nikon s3500p, nikon s3500b, nikon s3500bl, nikon s3500pk, nikon s3500bla, nikon s3500blac, nikon s3500black, nikon coolpixs3500, nikon coolpixs3500p, nikon coolpixs3500pk
Barcodes 00018208263615, 00018208929665, 00018208932979, 00018208933020, 00018208933068, 00018208933112, 00018208933143, 00018208933181, 00018208933211, 00018208988846, 00182091231546, 03609740043536, 04960759138491, 08033737552087, 08033737552094, 08033737552117, 08033737552124, 08033737552131, 08431016435418, 08431016435814, 08431016435913, 08594157008740

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