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Nikon Coolpix S9900 vs Sony DSC-WX500

Nikon Coolpix S9900 vs Sony DSC-WX500

Nikon Coolpix S9900

53

Overall Score

Nikon Coolpix S9900

$378.38
$300.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning 16 megapixel 30 times zoom factor digital camera
99
442 Reviews + 6 Awards
44
Average
50
Good Features
Overall Score
53
Average
Compact 16MP 30x Yes Dec 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Sony DSC-WX500

37

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A critically acclaimed and fully featured 18.2 megapixel 30 times zoom factor digital camera
85
1,001 Reviews
1
Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
Overall Score
37
Mediocre
Compact 18.2MP 30x Yes Apr 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
6 Awards
Camera Labs: Recommended
Ephotozine: Recommended
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
optyczne.pl: Good Buy
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice
1 Award
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact  compact
Megapixels 16MP 18.2MP
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Image Sensor Size 1" 1"
Still Image Resolution  4608 x 3456  3456 x 3456  4608 x 2592  3264 x 2448  2272 x 1704  1600 x 1200  640 x 480  4896 x 3672  11520 x 1080  3648 x 2736  3648 x 2432  7152 x 1080  3648 x 2056  2736 x 2736  2592 x 1944  2592 x 1728  1920 x 1920  1920 x 1080  4608 x 3456  3456 x 3456  4608 x 2592  3264 x 2448  2272 x 1704  1600 x 1200  640 x 480  4896 x 3672  11520 x 1080  3648 x 2736  3648 x 2432  7152 x 1080  3648 x 2056  2736 x 2736  2592 x 1944  2592 x 1728  1920 x 1920  1920 x 1080
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Maximum Image Resolution  4896 x 3264  4896 x 3264
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Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Image Formats Supported  JPG  JPG
Total Megapixels 16.76MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom 30x 30x
Digital Zoom 4x
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120x
Minimum Aperture Number 3.7 3.5
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Maximum Aperture Number 64
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6.4
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 750mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 25mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom 60x Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data
Diaphragm Blade 3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  centre weighted  tracking  contrast detection  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  continuous  Continuous Auto Focus  centre weighted  tracking  contrast detection  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  continuous  Continuous Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Macro Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus  TTL  TTL
Normal Focusing Range (wide) 0.5m Unknown - Click to provide data
Normal Focusing Range (tele) 2m Unknown - Click to provide data

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
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 shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
Maximum ISO Sensitivity 6,400
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12,800
Minimum ISO Sensitivity 125 80
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Light Metering  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ± 3EV (1/3EV step)  ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
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Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 8s
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30s
Camera Shutter Type  Mechanical  Mechanical

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Flash on  Flash off  Slow synchronization  Auto  Flash on  Flash off  Slow synchronization
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Video Formats Supported  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MPEG-4  MP4  AVCHD  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MPEG-4  MP4  AVCHD
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
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Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@30fps  1920x1080@25fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@30fps  1920x1080@25fps
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM
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 LPCM  PCM

Memory

Internal Memory 473MB Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Micro (M2)  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Micro (M2)  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD
Memory Slots 1 1

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Field of View 98% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 921,000 pixels 921,600 pixels
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Display Aspect Ratio  4:3  4:3
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Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2"

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  USB  USB
HDMI Connector Type  Micro  Micro
USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Incandescent  Flash  Shade  Auto  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Incandescent  Flash  Shade
Shooting Modes  Auto  Scene  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Movie  Manual  Mo  Aperture pr  Auto  Scene  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Movie  Manual  Mo  Aperture pr
Photo Effects  Black&White  Black&White
Self-Timer Delay
Image Editing  Crop  Crop
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  DCF  Exif  Exif 2.3  DCF  Exif
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Single  Movie  Single image  Single
Built-In Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Modes  Slideshow  Slideshow
Scene Modes  Backlight  Beach  Snow  Close-up (macro)  Dusk  Dawn  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Night landscape  Panorama  Portrait  Party (indoor)  Sports  Sunset  Pet  Food  Twilight  Backlight  Beach  Snow  Close-up (macro)  Dusk  Dawn  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Night landscape  Panorama  Portrait  Party (indoor)  Sports  Sunset  Pet  Food  Twilight
Languages Support  Multi  I  Multi  I

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 209g
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Height 66mm 58.1mm
Depth 39.5mm 35.5mm
Width 112mm 101.6mm
Weight (including Battery) 289g 236g
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Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Battery Life Unknown - Click to provide data 3.33h
Battery Life 300 shots 400 shots
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Battery Recharge Time 2.3h Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  Micro-USB  micro USB  USB  Micro-USB  micro USB

Networking

Data Network  Not supported  Not supported

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Image Processor  BIONZ  BIONZ
Silent Shooting
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