Rollei is one of the most popular digital camera brands as well as being well known for its projectors and camcorders.
If you are wondering how Rollei digital cameras compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 1,900 digital cameras by objectively and impartially analysing over 130,000 user and expert reviews and over 4,300 awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Rollei are recognised for their good selection of moderately popular digital cameras and start at £36 for the Sportsline 60 which has a weight of 98g, an optical zoom of 1x and is a compact digital camera and go up to £101 for the Sportsline 100 which has a weight of 162g, an optical zoom of 4x and is a compact digital camera. The average price of a new Rollei digital camera is £72.
Rollei are recognised for their good selection of moderately popular digital cameras.
Is Rollei the Best Digital Camera Brand?
So are Rollei digital cameras any good? We give every digital camera a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all digital cameras we are able to impartially rank all the digital camera brands.
Rollei is ranked the No. 21 best digital camera brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Rollei is the 21st best digital camera brand out there.
Let's look at how Rollei digital cameras compare to the other digital camera brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Rollei Digital Cameras
There's a smaller selection of Rollei digital cameras available compared to other digital camera brands, with only 3 Rollei digital cameras currently on the market in the UK. Rollei digital cameras also tend to be cheaper than most other digital camera brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
Rollei have worse reviews than the typical digital camera brand, with the average rating of a Rollei digital camera being 47%.
No. Of Digital Cameras
Average Price £591
Price Distribution of All Digital Cameras
No. Of Digital Cameras
Average Price £72
Price Distribution of Rollei Digital Cameras
What Do the Rollei Digital Camera Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Rollei digital camera to work out the average distribution of reviews for Rollei and then compared this to the other digital camera brands.
Rollei has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its digital cameras than most other digital camera brands.
Over 50% of expert reviews and 58% of user reviews for Rollei digital cameras are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 89% and 88% respectively across all Digital Camera brands.
Looking at just the expert reviews, in the table below we compare the average review score given to Rollei digital cameras by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other digital camera brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Rollei Digital Cameras Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Rollei digital cameras. The table below shows the number of awards given to the most popular digital camera brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 130,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Rollei digital cameras. 10 of these reviews that mention reliability of which 91% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Rollei digital camera owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
91% of reviewers think Rollei digital cameras are reliable.
So, most people think that Rollei digital cameras are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Rollei digital cameras that mention reliability:
The Rollei 500 Sunrise has plenty of great features—it's waterproof straight out of the box
Smaller than average minimum aperture number (2.8)
Features smile detection
Lighter than average (98g)
A bargain price and breathtakingly light weight compact digital camera, with a good spec. It has a built-in flash and a digital zoom of 8x, is waterproof and features smile detection. Purchasers report that it produces good images.
A Less Popular Choice
Value for Money
7 Years Old
Customers report that Rollei Sportsline 60 has below average expert reviews and ok user reviews with an average overall rating of 44%, based on 25 reviews.