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Nikon Coolpix S9900 Digital Camera

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16MP 30x CMOS Feb 2015
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45 Reasons For

Five Industry Awards

The reviewers at Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com and Camera Labs all endorse this Nikon digital camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

The writer at one other expert review site thought that this camera was a sensible purchase. Expert Reviews gave this digital camera a "Best Buy" award.

The expert at one other expert review site said that this Nikon digital camera was good. Optyczne.pl gave this digital camera a "Good Buy" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on eleven expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Expert Reviews and Techradar this compact camera digital camera has an average expert rating of 78 out of 100.

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 50 user reviews this camera has an overall user rating of 89%. This Nikon digital camera in the top 15% of all the digital cameras of a similar type and age when ranked by user rating.

Good Product Quality

Several people who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was good quality. Amazon Customer scored the product 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon “Good quality build, easy to use”. A few weeks ago Cactusjack said on Amazon “Great camera for work - very simple to use, long battery life, good quality images” in their review. M. J. Bryan said in their review on Amazon “Great quality for a compact camera”.

Good Technical Features

Several people wrote that the product had good features. Biker Dude mentioned on Amazon in October “Set-up is super simple and there are plenty of features to enable you to be creative” in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review. A few weeks ago Eddie wrote on Amazon “Exactly as described fits the bill perfectly, has more features than I realised very easy to use” in his Nikon Coolpix S9900 review. Gd mentioned in October this year “There are a minor features I've seen on other cameras which are missing” in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review.

Easy to Use

A number of Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewers who purchased it wrote that it was easy to use. Gd wrote in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 on Amazon “Wonderfully versatile camera with a powerful zoom and easy to use menus etc”. Jeffrey a Dyson mentioned on Amazon “Easy to use would recommend this”. Jeffrey a Dyson also said “You need a tripod to use full zoom impossible to eliminate camera shake”.

Good Connectivity

A number of Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewers who purchased the product agreed that it was wifi compatible. Mihaela Florea said on Amazon “Another misplaced button is the WIFI one; you often press this one with your palm while trying to take picture” nonetheless they gave the product a score of 2 stars. Last year R. Patel wrote on Amazon “The Wi-Fi is sufficient to upload to my phone” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars. R. Patel also said “So, Wi-Fi works well and effectively, not tried the NFC.”.

Several Nikon Coolpix S9900 owners who purchased it concluded that it had gps. A few weeks ago Moley75 wrote “The GPS was very responsive once it had locked on”. Last year Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert website Ephotozine “One of very few to offer both Wi-Fi and GPS built-in, with the only other cameras being the TZ70” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900.

One person who purchased it thought it was good in terms of connectivity. Expert review site Imaging-Resource.com wrote “However it also adds NFC connectivity for quick and easy pairing”.

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Good Size

A few Nikon Coolpix S9900 owners concluded that it was compact. Biker Dude mentioned in October “A Rollei Stative Compact Traveler 10 tripod” and gave it a score of 5 stars. A few weeks ago Gd said in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review “A great compact camera”. Michael David said on Amazon “Not quite as sharp as my old Samsung compact camera”.

A number of people who reviewed the product thought it was a good weight. R. Patel mentioned in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 on Amazon “The first thing you will notice is the weight”. Techradar.com gave the Nikon Coolpix S9900 a rating of 70 out of 100 and mentioned on Techradar “Indeed, at 112 x 66 x 40mm (4.5 x 2.6 x 1.60-in) and 289g (10.2oz), its space-saving design and light weight are ideal for a trip around town or for jetting off to the” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900.

A few customers thought it was thin. In October last year Techradar.com wrote on Techradar “Cigarette packet slim” and scored the product 70 out of 100. Techradar.com also said “The S9900 is just about thin enough to slip into a spare pocket”.

One Nikon Coolpix S9900 owner thought the Nikon Coolpix S9900 was a good size. In October this year Sally said “Nice proportions” in her review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900. One Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the product was lightweight. Misschiefs gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and said in their review on Amazon “It's lightweight, easy to use”.

One person who bought this digital camera wrote that it was easy to carry around. Eve Ladysmith wrote in her review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 on Amazon “Its easy to carry around for all occasions”.

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Good Quality Pictures

Some Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was able to produce good images. Chris Hoare mentioned in his review last year “Sometimes i can't walk closer to what I want to photograph so having a small camera that gives a reasonable photo” and rated it 5 stars. Cm mentioned on Amazon “I bought it because the seller said it was the best camera for transferring pictures by WiFi to my iPhone or iPad” in their review of this digital camera but even so they only rated the Nikon Coolpix S9900 1 stars. Mihaela Florea wrote on Amazon “While you can take some nice photo” in their review of this digital camera.

A few Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewers mentioned that the product had a good picture resolution. Chris Hoare mentioned in his review on Amazon “The camera has the ability to take burst photos at 7fps - at full resolution though you are limited to 5 frames” and gave the Nikon Coolpix S9900 a score of 5 stars. In October Moley75 said “That doesn't excuse the lack of shooting information”. Last year R. Patel wrote “The camera is great for street photography it has excellent resolution for picking up every detail thanks to its wide-angle lens” in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review and rated the product as very good.

Several Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it had a good image sensor. Tox mentioned in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 “The obvious competitor for this camera is the Canon Powershot G1 X Mark II which has a larger sensor, with fewer photo sites at only 12.1 MP.” . Expert website Techradar.com wrote in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 “There's no overcoming the limitations of the small sensor” and gave the product a score of 70 out of 100.

One Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewer who bought the Nikon Coolpix S9900 concluded that it was able to produce clear pictures. R. Patel said last year “The colour reproduction and clarity is good, there is very little chromatic aberrations in majority of my images”.

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Good Quality Lens

A few Nikon Coolpix S9900 owners mentioned in their reviews that it had a good zoom. This month Biker Dude said in their review of this digital camera “The zoom is amazing” and gave the Nikon Coolpix S9900 a very good review. Mihaela Florea wrote in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 “With the super zoom the full moon barely fits in the picture” but in spite of that they only gave it a score of 2 stars. Nj Hughes said on Amazon “2) The zoom is quite remarkable” in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review.

A few Nikon Coolpix S9900 owners who bought it considered that it had a good lens. In October last year Mihaela Florea wrote in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review on Amazon “Quite good quality of optical lens; good quality picture for amateur point an shot holidays memories”. Pufferfish mentioned “The shutter lens cap is great” in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review. Expert website Photographyblog.com scored the Nikon Coolpix S9900 4 stars and said “It features a back-illuminated 16 megapixel CMOS sensor, 30x optical zoom lens, Full 1080/60i HD video with new time-lapse recording, built-in WiFi, GPS”.

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Good Support

Several customers who bought it thought it had good technical guidance. Chris Hoare rated it as very good and he mentioned in his review “There is a dedicated mode slot to help you take nice portrait photos;”. Nj Hughes wrote in their review in October last year “Some issues worth considering, you do need to download the full manual from the Nikon website, what it comes with is too basic” . R. Patel wrote on Amazon “I like the wheeled dial as it helps in choosing the manual modes easily and effectively” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900.

Robust

Several Nikon Coolpix S9900 owners who reviewed the Nikon Coolpix S9900 thought it was well made. Sally wrote this year “Well made camera”. Tox rated it 80 out of 100 and said in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review on Amazon “In your hand this feels solid”. Tox also said “The controls feel well put together and fall conveniently to hand, mint has an air of quality.”.

One person mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was strong and durable. Chris Hoare mentioned in his Nikon Coolpix S9900 review “If the light isn't so great putting it on a sturdy surface or on its (off centre) tripod mount allows the final picture to be improved” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Some people who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good screen. Chris Hoare wrote in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “The extra width is there to deliver the first excellent feature; the screen pivots and rotates out from the camera” and gave it a score of 5 stars. In October this year Gd said on Amazon “The screen remains easily viewable even in bright sunlight which is a real bonus - as is it's articulation both horizontally” in their Nikon Coolpix S9900 review and gave it a score of 5 stars. Moley75 wrote in October “The tilting screen is great”.

A number of Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewers said in their reviews that the product had a good viewfinder. Tox mentioned in their review last year “The main issue is the viewfinder or rather the lack of one” . Tox also said “However there are few compacts with a proper viewfinder and those there are are more expensive so I will live with it”.

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Nice Design

Several customers who bought the product reckoned that it was good looking. Pufferfish scored it 5 stars and wrote “It's a nice looking camera”. R. Patel said “I had a continuous burst mode of 4fps, which is pretty good” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900. Photographyblog.com wrote on PhotographyBlog.com last year “The Nikon Coolpix S9900 is the new top-of-the-range digital compact camera from the Style series” and rated the Nikon Coolpix S9900 4 stars.

One Nikon Coolpix S9900 owner thought this digital camera was a good design. In October last year Expertreviews.co.uk rated it 5 stars and wrote in their review on expert review site Expert Reviews “We loved the smart, functional design of the S9700.”.

One Nikon Coolpix S9900 owner who bought it concluded that it was retro. Pufferfish mentioned “Classic - because it's clearly styled in a retro theme, kind of half 1960s rangefinder” and rated it as excellent.

One person who reviewed it concluded that it was ergonomic. Biker Dude mentioned in October “The ergonomics are good and whilst not the lightest the heft gives you a nice feel in a variety of ways” in their review of this digital camera.

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Nikon Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Nikon is one of the superior camera manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and Nikon also has good reviews for its compact camera digital cameras.

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Good Battery Life

A number of people who bought this digital camera concluded that it had a good battery life. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this digital camera “I've also managed to flatten the battery fairly quickly - perhaps carrying a spare is the answer to this” and rated it as excellent. A few weeks ago Zoltan wrote “Battery life is good, too”.

Good Flash

A number of Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewers said in their reviews that it had a good flash. In October Biker Dude wrote “Flash is quite powerful for its size” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 and rated it 5 stars. Nj Hughes said “5) For such a small camera it has a very powerful flash”.

Good Video Capture

Several customers agreed that the Nikon Coolpix S9900 was good for video recording. Ephotozine.com said “A vari-angle screen, fullHD video recording, built-in Wi-Fi, NFC” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100.

Acceptable Noise Level

One Nikon Coolpix S9900 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was noisy. R. Patel said on Amazon “I have not witnessed any compact that allows you to use anything above 3200 as the noise is so great that the images lose clarity”.

Has a GPS

has a GPS

The Coolpix S9900 has a GPS, which is unusual. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age do not have a GPS.

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Quite Large Screen Size

At 3 inches, the Coolpix S9900 has a quite large screen size compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were released more than a year ago. Across all the digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Coolpix S9900 the screen sizes range from 1.3" to 3".

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Coolpix S9900 supports Full HD video, unlike most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900 which do not support Full HD video.

Other digital cameras which also support Full HD video that you might want to look at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price].

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

The Coolpix S9900 supports WiFi connectivity, unlike most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out more than a year ago which do not support WiFi connectivity.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras with a WiFi connectivity and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Unlike most of the other compact camera digital cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix S9900 which do not have a built-in flash, the Nikon Coolpix S9900 has a built-in flash.

It is worth considering alternative cameras which also have a built-in flash including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price].

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 has an image stabiliser, as do most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

It is worth also looking at other cameras which also have an image stabiliser including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price].

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Fairly Big Optical Zoom

The average optical zoom of digital cameras of this age and type is 15x. At 30 times zoom factor, the Nikon Coolpix S9900 has a quite big optical zoom compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Coolpix S9900.

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most frequently supported memory card on similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might also want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Electronic Camera Shutter

This camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter, which is the most frequently found camera shutter on digital cameras of a similar age and type to it.

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Has One Image Editing Mode

The number of image editing modes found on the Nikon Coolpix S9900 is more than most cameras of this type and age. The most commonly found image editing mode is Resizing, but this image editing mode is not found on this camera. The image editing modes Crop are also found on this Nikon digital camera.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most cameras of this age and type. This digital camera has a Micro HDMI connector, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector found on similar spec digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

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Very Big Internal Memory

The internal memory of cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Coolpix S9900 range from 8MB to 480MB. When compared to other compact camera digital cameras that were released one year ago that we have checked, the Coolpix S9900's internal memory of 473 megabytes is one of the biggest.

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The Coolpix S9900 has a greater number of white balance modes than most digital cameras of a comparable type and age to it. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Fluorescent" and "Incandescent" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length

Across all the compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900 the maximum focal lengths range from 6.2mm to 960mm, and the average maximum focal length is 360mm. The Nikon Coolpix S9900 has one of the longer maximum focal lengths (750 millimeters) amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age.

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Very Big Extra / Smart Zoom

The extra / smart zooms of digital cameras that have been around for more than a year range from 2x to 60x. The Coolpix S9900 has a very big extra / smart zoom (60 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Nikon Coolpix S9900 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most frequently found maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best video resolution amongst all comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Coolpix S9900.

Amongst comparable types of digital camera the worst video resolution is 1280 x 720 pixels.

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Supports Four ISO Speeds

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Coolpix S9900 is more than most cameras of this spec and age. The most frequently supported ISO speed is 160, but this ISO speed is not supported by this digital camera. The ISO speeds 125, 1600, 3200 and 6400 are also supported by this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by cameras of this age and type. 1280 x 720 pixels is also supported by this camera. In addition, this Nikon camera supports a video resolution of 640 x 480 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 resolution is in fact the best supported video resolution amongst all comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolution is the worst supported video resolution across similar types of digital camera.

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Supports Two Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Coolpix S9900 is more than most cameras of this type and age. This Nikon digital camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the Coolpix S9900. The camera file system "DCF" is also supported by this camera.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modes

The number of light exposure modes found on the Coolpix S9900 is more than most comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This digital camera has an Auto light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Coolpix S9900. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE", "Manual" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this camera.

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Fairly High Maximum ISO Speed

The maximum ISO speeds of digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the Coolpix S9900 range from 1,600 to 13,000, and the average maximum ISO speed is 4,800. The Coolpix S9900 has a quite high maximum ISO speed (6,400) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Coolpix S9900.

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H.264 Video Format

This digital camera supports an AVC|H.264|MOV|MPEG4 video format, which is the most frequently supported video format on comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it.

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300 Shots Per Battery Charge

The Coolpix S9900 is a camera that takes 300 shots shots per battery charge.

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

This digital camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most commonly found light exposure correction on digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Supports One Image Format

The number of supported image formats on the Coolpix S9900 is more than most compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. This Nikon camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Auto Focus

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is typical of many cameras of this spec and age.

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10 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Video Recording

The Coolpix S9900 does not support video recording, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the Coolpix S9900 also do not support video recording.

There are a number of other cameras which also support video recording which you might also want to look at including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price].

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Not Waterproof

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 is not waterproof. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for more than a year are also not waterproof.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900, the Coolpix S9900 is not 3D compatible.

Cameras which are 3D compatible that might be worth looking at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price].

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Only Three Diaphragm Blades

The Coolpix S9900 is a three diaphragm blades digital camera. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that came out more than a year ago have between three and eight diaphragm blades.

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Only Features One Flash Mode

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most commonly featured flash mode featured on cameras of this age and spec.

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Only Features Two Auto Focus

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most compact camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as it. The most commonly featured auto focus is Face detection, but this auto focus is not featured on this Nikon digital camera. The auto focus Centre weighted Auto Focus and Tracking Auto Focus are also featured on this digital camera.

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Very Narrow Field of View

The Coolpix S9900 has one of the narrower field of view (only 98 percent) amongst comparable spec cameras of this age. The narrowest field of view of digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Coolpix S9900 is 97%, the widest is 100%, and the average field of view is 100%.

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Thick

The Coolpix S9900 is fairly thick (39.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Coolpix S9900. The thinnest camera that has been around for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900 is 18mm deep and the thickest is 86mm.

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Very Big Minimum ISO Speed

The Coolpix S9900 has a very big minimum ISO speed (125) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out more than a year ago. The average minimum ISO speed of compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900 is 93, and the minimum ISO speed range from 80 to 130.

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Quite Large Minimum Aperture

The smallest minimum aperture of compact camera digital cameras that came out more than a year ago is 1.7 and the largest is 3.9. At 3.7, the Nikon Coolpix S9900 has a quite large minimum aperture compared to most of the other cameras of this type and age.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Nikon Coolpix S9900

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this compact camera digital camera was released.

Average Megapixel Count

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 has a relatively standard megapixel count (16 megapixels) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Coolpix S9900 has a pretty average digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix S9900.

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MOS Sensor Type

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 has a MOS sensor type which is better than the CCD sensor type found on most compact camera digital cameras that were released more than a year ago.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Total Megapixel Count
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Extra / Smart Zoom
Lens Structure
Diaphragm Blades
Focusing
Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Memory
Memory Card
Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Ports & Interfaces
USB Connector Type
HDMI Connector
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
White Balance Mode
Self-Timer
Histogram
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Built-In Processor
Scene Mode
Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Size
Shot Per Battery Charge
Battery Recharge Time
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Packaging Content
Included Cable
Networking
Wireless LAN Type
Data Network
Other Features
Technical Details

5 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(16)
21 July 2015

Camera Labs

The Nikon COOLPIX S9900 is a compact super-zoom with a 30x optical range. Released in February 2015 it's an update to the COOLPIX S9700 which was launched a year earlier. The new model retains the... Read more…

5 June 2015

Jump to our Best Compact cameras, Ultra-zoom cameras and Bridge camerasTo make this article easier to browse, and to make it easier for you to find the camera you're after, we've split it into... Read more…

27 April 2015

The Nikon Coolpix S9900 is the only travel zoom camera available with a vari-angle screen, and one of very few to offer both Wi-Fi and GPS built-in, with the only other cameras being the TZ70 and...

Ephotozine

1 April 2015

The Nikon S9900 offers a very long zoom range in a surprisingly compact body, but there's no overcoming the limitations of the small sensor, and the image quality isn't great ? you can't shoot raw...

31 March 2015

The Nikon S9900 offers a very long zoom range in a surprisingly compact body, but there's no overcoming the limitations of the small sensor, and the image quality isn't great ? you can't shoot raw...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 21 July 2015 by Trudiboody

Bought this model specifically for the gps function which does work if you can receive a satellite signal. camera easy to use but a few too many knobs, the function of which I have no idea .... Read more…

Reviewed 17 November 2015 by Lewispix

Bought this camera following recommendation from "Which" as I wanted a compact alternative to taking my bulky SLR on foreign holidays. I'm very satisfied with my purchase - it's very light and... Read more…

Reviewed 25 July 2016 by Karen p
(Verified Purchase)

Thank-you perfect...

Reviewed 4 July 2016 by TARAW
(Verified Purchase)

An excellent camera which falls down on not having a view finder so is hopeless in bright sunlight hence no 5th star...

Reviewed 18 June 2016 by Mr D.J.Halford
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Stunning camera. Very nice quality pictures and great specification...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon s9900, nikon 26497, nikon s9900b, nikon s9900s, nikon s9900bk, nikon s9900sl, nikon k8983803, nikon k8983803c, nikon k8983803cr
Barcodes 00018208264971, 00018208943753, 00018208943784, 00018208999293, 00018208999323, 00707691052973, 00740812189424, 00845251091311, 00845251091335, 04960759145277, 04960759145291, 05269692856233, 08033737554616

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