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Nikon Coolpix 7900

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Nikon Coolpix 7900

Nikon Coolpix 7900
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Trusted Reviews Editor's Choice DP Review Recommended
A good spec and award winning compact camera
Compact 7.1MP 3x No Jun 2010
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Nikon Coolpix 7900 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix 7900 number 932 across all digital cameras.
90
Reviews
15 Reviews + 2 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 76%, based on 15 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very small optical zoom
Very light
Very low megapixels sensor
Only 640 x 480 pixels video resolution

Nikon Coolpix 7900 Video Reviews

Nikon Coolpix 7900 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Very Low Megapixels Sensor

Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Nikon Coolpix 7900 of only 7.1MP is lower than 94% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix 7900's optical zoom of only 3x is smaller than 84% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Coolpix 7900 is 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all cameras is 3840 x 3840 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels. A video resolution of 640 x 480 is known as VGA.

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Very Light

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Coolpix 7900's weight of only 150g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lightest 32% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix 7900 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Nikon Coolpix 7900's display diagonal of only 2" is smaller than 96% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average display diagonal of all cameras is 2.9", with the smallest being 1" and the largest being 7.7".

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Coolpix 7900 supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of digital cameras do not support video capability.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Coolpix 7900's digital zoom of 4x is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 33% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Display Resolution

The Nikon Coolpix 7900's display resolution of only 115,000 pixels is lower than 97% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the cameras the display resolutions range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Product Identifiers

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00018208903054

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