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Nikon Coolpix P3

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Nikon Coolpix P3

Nikon Coolpix P3

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An award winning and good spec compact camera
Compact 8.1MP 3.5x No Jun 2010
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Nikon Coolpix P3 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix P3 number 883 across all digital cameras.
91
Reviews
139 Reviews + 1 Award
78
Features
Good Features
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with an average overall rating of 81%, based on 139 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital 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
On-screen histogram display for rapid and precise exposure
Fire with his film to until a smooth 30 fps
5 buffer shooting shooting records last 5 images in the shooting in a continuous burst
Continuous shooting up to 1.8 frames per second
9, advanced scene modes; 7 classical modes of the scene
At huis clos-eyes red correction detects and corrects the red-eye effect sometimes caused by flash
Face priority AF can detect a human face to provide sharp focus automatically
D-Lighting corrects images compromised by insufficient light rear flash or excessive
Opening-priority auto mode provides control of manual initiation in steps of 1/3 EV
Has a built-in flash
11 wide area AF covers a greater area for auto-focus clarity
VR (vibration reduction) neutralizes shake camera rock-steady results
Large, bright 2.5 inch LCD display
3, 5 x optical zoom-nikkor offering performance 36-126 mm (35 mm equivalent)
Integrated wi - fi support (ieee 802.11 b / g) allows the transfer wireless, shooting and printing
Features
Complete with the new nikon pictureproject, featuring the special functions of wi - fi
Only 3264 x 2448 pixels image resolution
Very low megapixels sensor

Nikon Coolpix P3 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 Coolpix P3's sensor megapixels of only 8.1MP 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 3264 X 2448 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Coolpix P3 is 3264 x 2448 pixels. That's 50% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix P3's optical zoom of only 3.5x is in the smallest 25% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Coolpix P3 is 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all cameras is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 640 x 480 is known as VGA.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Coolpix P3 of 170g is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 63% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix P3 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Lower Than Average Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The display resolution of the Nikon Coolpix P3 of only 150,000 pixels is in the lowest 3% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Coolpix P3 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 digital cameras. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix P3's digital zoom of 4x is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 64% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Nikon Coolpix P3's display diagonal of only 2.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 91% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Date Imprinting

The Coolpix P3 features date imprinting, unlike 93% of cameras which do not feature date imprinting.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The internal memory of the Coolpix P3 of only 23MB is in the smallest 34% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average internal memory of all digital cameras is 50MB, with the smallest being 1MB and the biggest being 700MB.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Coolpix P3 supports video capability, unlike 67% of cameras which do not support video capability.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00018208255399, 00018208911028

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