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Rollei 83

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Rollei 83

£55.93
Rollei 83
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A low cost and classic compact camera, good for portrait photography
Compact 8MP 4x No Jul 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Rollei Compactline 83 - Digital Camera - 8 Megapixels, Panorama Function, with Zoom and Multi Snapshot Function - Black
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Rollei 83 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very good reviews, we have ranked the Rollei 83 number 231 in best selling cameras and number 371 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
30 Reviews
97
Value for Money
Excellent
58
Features
Average Features
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Age
4 Years Old
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 56%, based on 30 reviews. Praktica cameras have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report good picture quality.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very small optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
8 megapixels CMOS sensor.\
Panorama function: camera is 180 horizontal and 90 vertical rotatable.\
Clockwise picture rotation in 90, 180 and 270.\
With anti-shake, zoom and multi snapshot function.\
9 scene modes: auto, night-portrait, night-landscape, portrait, landscape, sport, party, beach and high sensitivity.\
Shutter speed: 1/2 ~ 1/1800 seconds.\
Manual exposure correction: 3 EV up to +3 ev.\
Incl. software magix video easy SE and magix photo manager 10 (for windows only)
Very low megapixels sensor
Only 4000 x 3000 pixels image resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared this Rollei digital camera with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 157 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 160 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 158 in wildlife photography cameras.
75
Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
78
Everyday Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

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Rollei 83 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor User Reviews

The average user rating of this Rollei camera is 56% based on 30 user reviews. It seems that owners really don't rate this camera very highly.

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Users Report Good Picture Quality

Three people who bought this digital camera thought it was able to produce good images.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two customers agreed that this digital camera was good value for money.

Rollei Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 112 expert and owner reviews for Rollei cameras and found that on average Rollei has very good ratings. 50% of those that bought a Rollei digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £12 (21%)

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Rollei digital camera has been on the market since July 2013.

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Features

Very Low Megapixels Sensor

Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Rollei 83 of only 8MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 93% of all cameras when ordered 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 common resolution. Across all 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 in the smallest 11% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Rollei 83 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). 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 fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 27% 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 68% of digital cameras.

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Lighter Than Average

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Rollei 83's weight of only 75g is very light compared to most other cameras. It is lighter than 99% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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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 cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of cameras range from 1" to 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Rollei 83's display diagonal of only 2.7" is in the smallest 16% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Rollei 83 of only 2.8 is smaller than 97% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Rollei 83 is 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Rollei 83 does not support Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Product Identifiers

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04048805108374, 04048805108381, 04048805108398, 04048805108404

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