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Rollei 83

A 4 year old compact camera with alright reviews but not very good features
Compact 8MP 4x No Jul 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Rollei 83 Review

With average reviews and at over 3 years old, we have scored the Rollei 83 as follows for Summary.
56
38 Reviews
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Missing Some Features
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4 Years Old
Overall Score
28
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 28?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 56%, based on 38 reviews. Canon digital cameras have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2017.
Customers report good picture quality, that it is easy to use and it is a good size. However they also report poor product quality.
It is missing some features:
Very low megapixels sensor
Only 4000 x 3000 pixels image resolution
Very small optical zoom
Does not have an HDMI
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Rollei 83 Video Reviews


Rollei 83 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Poor

On average, 83 owners rated this camera 56 out of 100. It seems that owners really don't rate this camera very highly.

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Customers Report Poor Product Quality

Three people agreed that this digital camera was not good quality. Two years ago Scw mentioned on Amazon “Overall Poor quality.”.

Rollei Only Has Unexceptional Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 112 expert and user reviews, Rollei has unexceptional ratings for its digital cameras.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Five owners who purchased it said that it was able to produce good images. Rob Lane gave it a rating of 7 stars and he mentioned “Bought for our grandson, this is an excellent little camera, giving sharp pictures and easy to operate”. Two years ago Grannynetnet wrote on Amazon “Several months on it is as good as new and taking good clear pictures” in their review of this digital camera. Also two years ago John Burgin said on Amazon “Takes good pictures” in his review of the Rollei 83.

One customer reckoned that this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Last year Mark mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “Very grainy as well, even on the finest resolution setting The loop for the strap is tiny”.

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Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

One customer who purchased it wrote that it was easy to use. Mark wrote in his review of the Rollei 83 in April last year “Charging is monitoted via a tiny green light on the back which goes out when fully charged It has quite a lot of fairly easy to use functions” .

One customer who bought it considered that it was easy to setup. John Burgin mentioned in his review of the Rollei 83 two years ago “Easy to set up” and rated it 8 stars.

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Customers Report That it is a Good Size

One owner who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was a good body shape. One customer wrote in their reviews that it was compact. Grannynetnet said on Amazon “Ideal small compact camera” in their review of this digital camera and scored it 7 stars.

Users Report Nice Design

One person who bought it concluded that it was retro.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

One customer who bought the Rollei 83 considered that it had a good screen. Mark wrote on Amazon “You can download and charge via the lead but, despite a fairly large screen, neither activity is monitored on the screen - you just get an inert USB symbol” in his review of the Rollei 83.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Three people who reviewed this digital camera thought it was good value for money. Rob Lane said on Amazon “Good value basic camera” in his review of this digital camera. Mark wrote on Amazon “It's a cheap camera and "youse gets what youse pays for” in his review of this digital camera. Mark also mentioned “Cheap as chips and as about as good a camera as a bag of chips” in his review.

Customers Report a Good Flash

One customer who reviewed the product considered that it had a good flash.


Features

Very Low Megapixels Sensor

The average megapixels of all digital cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP. The megapixels of the Rollei 83 of only 8MP is in the lowest 6% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Rollei 83 is 4000 x 3000 pixels. That's 25% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all digital cameras the best resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Rollei 83's optical zoom of only 4x is quite small compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 23% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Rollei 83 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Rollei 83 of 2.8 is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 63% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Rollei 83 has a built-in flash, as do 66% of digital cameras.

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Light

The Rollei 83's weight of only 75g is very light compared to most other cameras. It is in the lightest 1% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average weight of all digital cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

The Rollei 83 supports a maximum still image resolution of 4000 x 3000. That's 25% lower still image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. In addition, this camera supports still image resolutions of 3648 x 2736, 3264 x 2448, 3072 x 2304 plus 6 more values. Digital cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Rollei 83 does not have an HDMI, although it is worth noting that 55% of digital cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of cameras range from 0.5" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Rollei 83 of only 2.7" is in the smallest 24% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Rollei 83 does not support Full HD video. 75% of digital cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Rollei digital camera was released in July 2013.


Product Identifiers

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04048805108374, 04048805108381, 04048805108398, 04048805108404, 04054842404638

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