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Nikon Coolpix P340
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Nikon Coolpix P340 Digital Camera

PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended
12.2MP 5x CMOS Jan 2015
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43 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites both wrote that this camera was great. Ephotozine and PhotographyBlog.com both gave this digital camera a "Highly Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on fifteen expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Digital Versus and Pocket Lint this Nikon camera has an average expert rating of 83 out of 100. The digital camera expert review sites think this compact camera digital camera is one of the very best cameras of a comparable type and age.

Good Quality Pictures

Seven customers who purchased the Nikon Coolpix P340 reckoned that it was able to produce good images. Ephotozine.com gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned on Ephotozine “The camera is capable of delivering some impressive images”. Expert website Photographyblog.com wrote three years ago “The Nikon Coolpix P340 is a new pocket compact camera designed to appeal to the keen enthusiast photographer” in their review of this digital camera. Pocket-Lint.com wrote in their Nikon Coolpix P340 review on Pocket Lint “Decent image qu”.

A number of customers said in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix P340 had a good picture resolution. Goodgearguide.com.au rated it 70 out of 100 and mentioned “It has limitations with regards to shooting on overly bright days”. Fatducktech.com said “Semi-pro spaces with inbuilt RAW capability and a decent f/1.8 12.2MP shooting capability” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P340.

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Good Size

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that it was compact. Pcmag.com said in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P340 on expert website PC Mag “The Nikon Coolpix P340 compact camera captures images with excellent detail” and rated this digital camera 4 stars. Expert website Ephotozine.com mentioned in their Nikon Coolpix P340 review three years ago “The Nikon Coolpix P340 is Nikon's compact.” . Ephotozine.com also said “The Nikon Coolpix P340 is a fairly plain looking compact digital camera, however, over the various updates it has improved each time”.

Good Quality Lens

Several people who bought it mentioned that it had a good lens. Litlight wrote in their review on Amazon last year “It has fantastic lens which can produce excellent macro shots at lose range” and scored this digital camera very highly. Paul wrote “I suppose it's a bit much to ask for a faster lens when you are zoomed in in such a small package”. Expert review site Digitalversus.com gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and mentioned in their review “Same 1/1.7" 12.2-Megapixel BSI CMOS sensor, same 24-120mm f/1.8-5.6 zoom lens with built-in ND filter, same 7.5”.

Robust

Some Nikon Coolpix P340 reviewers who bought the Nikon Coolpix P340 considered that it was well made. Paul wrote on Amazon “Solid build quality”. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert review site Ephotozine “With built in Wi-Fi it makes it a good choice for anyone”. Pocket-Lint.com said on expert review site Pocket Lint “It's a camera building from already solid foundations”.

Nikon Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

Nikon compact cameras have good reviews on average and across all digital cameras Nikon is one of the better rated manufacturers.

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Easy to Use

A few customers who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was easy to use. Paul scored it 80 out of 100 and he mentioned on Amazon “Nice compact camera which allows full control of all functions” in his review. Expert review site Indiatimes.com said in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P340 “Well-built, excellent f1.8 lens, manual control, high-qu” .

One Nikon Coolpix P340 reviewer who bought the Nikon Coolpix P340 concluded that it was easy to use the menus. Firstpost.com said in their review “The dials on the camera help in quickly changing settings”.

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Good Connectivity

A number of Nikon Coolpix P340 reviewers said in their reviews that the product was wifi compatible. Expert review site Indiatimes.com wrote in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P340 three years ago “PRICE Rs 18,950 Specifications 12.2 MP CMOS sensor, 5x optical zoom VR lens, f1.8, 3-inch (921k dot) LCD, built in flash, WiFi, 1080p video, ISO 80-3200, micro USB + micro HDMI, 194 grams Positives” .

One person who bought the Nikon Coolpix P340 concluded that it had gps. Expert website Dxomark.com said in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P340 “The swapping of the built-in GPS unit for WiFi capability seems fair” .

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Good Product Quality

Several Nikon Coolpix P340 reviewers who purchased this digital camera said that it was good quality. Paul gave this digital camera a rating of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned in his review of the Nikon Coolpix P340 on Amazon “So far I'm impressed with the image quality”.

Good Support

A number of customers considered that this digital camera had good technical guidance.

Good Flash

Several people who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had a good flash.

Good Technical Features

A number of Nikon Coolpix P340 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix P340 had good features. Paul gave the product a rating of 4 stars and he said on Amazon “You can customize various buttons to allow quick access to key features eg exposure compensation, ISO etc”. Expert review site Indianexpress.com mentioned in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P340 “It does outdo many of its competitors on the price front while also offering solid features to lure photographers”.

Good Battery Life

Two people said in their reviews that it had a good battery life. Litlight said “Battery life is fairly reasonable and predictable” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix P340. Three years ago expert review site Dxomark.com wrote “Seemingly improved battery life”.

Nice Design

One person reckoned that this digital camera was neat. Paul wrote last year “Neat little flash”.

Good Video Capture

One customer wrote in their reviews that the product was good for video recording.

Supports Wi-Fi

The Coolpix P340 supports wi-Fi, unlike most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to the Coolpix P340 which do not support wi-Fi.

We compared all the other cameras which support wi-Fi to this camera and we think the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS[plb_2354770_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory and we think the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you would prefer a camera with a better memory card type then you might want to consider the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price] (SDHC|SDXC) which is also higher rated.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Coolpix P340 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other compact cameras that were released around the same time as the Coolpix P340.

Alternative digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available which you might want to look at include the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], the Samsung SAMSUNG EX2F[plb_1609335_price], or the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS[plb_2354770_price] which has better reviews.

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This digital camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter type, which is the most frequently found camera shutter type on cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Has One Image Editing

The Coolpix P340 has a greater number of image editing modes than most digital cameras of this spec and age. The most frequently found image editing is Resizing, but this image editing is not found on this digital camera. The image editings Crop are also found on this camera.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector Type

The number of HDMI connector types found on the Coolpix P340 is more than most similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This digital camera has a Micro HDMI connector type, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector type found on cameras of a similar age and type to the Coolpix P340.

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Quite Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

The slowest camera shutter speeds of compact cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix P340 range from 0.12s to 250s, and the average slowest camera shutter speed is 14s. With a slowest camera shutter speed of 60 seconds, the Nikon Coolpix P340's slowest camera shutter speed is one of the longest amongst similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Coolpix P340.

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Fairly High Motion JPEG Frame Rate

The Coolpix P340 has a very high motion JPEG frame rate (120 frames per second) compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Coolpix P340. Similar spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the Coolpix P340 have motion JPEG frame rates of between 15fps and 240fps, and the average motion JPEG frame rate is 33fps.

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Very High ISO Sensitivity (max)

The average ISO sensitivity (max) of compact cameras that are a comparable age to the Coolpix P340 is 4,800. With an ISO sensitivity (max) of 25,600, the Coolpix P340 has one of the highest ISO sensitivity (max)s amongst compact cameras of this age.

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Quite Large Maximum Memory Card Size

With a maximum memory card size of 64 gigabytes, the Coolpix P340 has a fairly large maximum memory card size compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to the Coolpix P340. The maximum memory card sizes of digital cameras of this age and type range from 1GB to 130GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 29GB.

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Has Six White Balances

The Nikon Coolpix P340 has a greater number of white balance modes than most compact cameras that were released around the same time as it. This Nikon digital camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on compact cameras that have been around for more than two years. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Flash" and "Incandescent" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Has One Photo Effects

The Coolpix P340 has a greater number of photo effects than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on cameras that were released around the same time as the Coolpix P340.

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Seven Number of Diaphragm Bladess

The Coolpix P340 is a seven number of diaphragm blades camera. Most of the other compact cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix P340 have between one and eight number of diaphragm bladess.

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Supports Three Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Nikon Coolpix P340 is more than most digital cameras of this age and type. This Nikon camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most frequently supported camera file system supported by cameras that came out more than two years ago. The camera file systems "DCF" and "DPOF" are also supported by this camera.

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Quite High Display Resolution (numeric)

The Coolpix P340 has one of the higher display resolution (numeric)s (921,000 pixels) amongst digital cameras of this age. Across all the cameras of a comparable age and type to the Coolpix P340 the display resolution (numeric)s range from 230 pixels to 16,000,000 pixels.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Coolpix P340 has a 4000 x 3000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most similar spec digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. Most similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this camera have still image resolution(s)s of 3984 x 2656, 3968 x 2232, 3264 x 2448, 3000 x 3000, 2272 x 1704 and 1920 x 1080 and 1600 x 1200. The still image resolution of all digital cameras of a similar age and type to the Coolpix P340 ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 5152 x 3864 (best).

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is the most frequently supported USB version on compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Nikon Coolpix P340 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this camera). In addition, this Nikon camera supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720 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 resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P340.

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

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Coolpix P340 has 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 frequently found video resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution is actually the best video resolution across all compact cameras that came out more than two years ago.

The worst video resolution amongst similar types of digital camera is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modess

The number of light exposure modes found on the Coolpix P340 is more than most digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. This camera has an Auto light exposure modes, which is the most frequently found light exposure modes found on digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P340. The light exposure modess "Aperture priority AE", "Manual" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this digital camera.

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TFT Display

The Nikon Coolpix P340 has a better display than most digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. This digital camera has a TFT display, whereas most compact cameras that were launched around the same time as it have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight. Digital cameras of this age and spec displays range from LCD to AMOLED.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is the most frequently found focus adjustment on compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

With a minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 24 millimeters, the Coolpix P340 has a quite short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the Coolpix P340. Digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of between 5mm and 39mm.

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Supports Two Audio Formats Supporteds

The number of audio formats supported by the Nikon Coolpix P340 is more than most comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera supports a WAV audio formats supported, which is the most commonly supported audio formats supported supported by comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. The audio formats supported "LPCM" is also supported by this Nikon digital camera.

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Quite Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

Similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P340 have ISO sensitivity (min)s of between 10 and 200. With an ISO sensitivity (min) of only 80, the Coolpix P340 has one of the smaller ISO sensitivity (min)s amongst compact cameras of this age.

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Very Short Battery Recharge Time

The battery recharge times of digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Coolpix P340 range from 1.8h to 3.8h. The Nikon Coolpix P340 has a quite short battery recharge time (only 1.83 hours) compared to most of the other cameras that are a comparable age to the Coolpix P340.

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

At only 1.8, the Nikon Coolpix P340 has a very small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Coolpix P340. Digital cameras of this age and type have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.3 and 6.9, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.2.

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17 Reasons Against

Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon Coolpix P340 does not have an image stabilizer, unlike most of the other digital cameras of this type and age which have an image stabilizer.

There are a number of other digital cameras which also have an image stabilizer that you might also want to consider including the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], or the Samsung SAMSUNG EX2F[plb_1609335_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The Coolpix P340 does not support video capability. Most of the other digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago also do not support video capability.

There are a number of alternative cameras which also support video capability that you might want to look at including the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], the Canon PowerShot SX220 HS[plb_1206_price], or the Panasonic DMC-LX7[plb_2071996_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Most compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the Coolpix P340 do not support Full HD video. The Coolpix P340 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD video.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with a Full HD video and we think the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], or the Nikon Coolpix P310[plb_2119209_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

The Coolpix P340 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Coolpix P340 are also not 3D.

If you would prefer a digital camera that is 3D then you might want to consider the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX77[plb_1836487_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Coolpix P340 does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the Coolpix P340 also do not have a GPS (satellite).

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras with a GPS (satellite) and we think the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS[plb_1143510_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other cameras of this age and type, the Coolpix P340 is not waterproof.

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Heavy

With a weight of 194 grams, the Nikon Coolpix P340 is one of the heavier digital cameras of this spec and age amongst digital cameras of this age. The average weight of compact cameras that were released more than two years ago is 170g, and the weights range from 20g to 840g.

We compared all the other 194g digital cameras to this digital camera and we think the Nikon Coolpix P310[plb_2119209_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Only Features One Flash Modes

The Coolpix P340 has a greater number of flash modes than most compact cameras that are a similar age to it. This Nikon digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Coolpix P340.

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Only Features Two Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Nikon Coolpix P340 is more than most cameras of a similar type and age to it. The most frequently featured auto focusing (AF) modes is Face detection, but this auto focusing (AF) modes is not featured on this Nikon digital camera. The auto focusing (AF) modess Contrast Detection Auto Focus and Spot Auto Focus are also featured on this camera.

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Only Has Six Shooting Modess

The number of shooting modes found on the Coolpix P340 is more than most compact cameras that have been around for a similar time to it. This camera has an Auto shooting modes, which is the most commonly found shooting modes found on similar spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The shooting modess "Aperture priority", "Movie", "Program", "Scene" and "Shutter priority" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Very Few Total Megapixels

Compact cameras that have been around for more than two years have total megapixelss of between 10MP and 48MP. The Coolpix P340 has one of the less total megapixelss (only 12.76 megapixels) amongst compact cameras of this age.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of only 1.8 hours, the Nikon Coolpix P340 has a quite short battery life (max) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the Coolpix P340. Across all the compact cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Coolpix P340 the battery life (max)s range from 0.83h to 520h.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than two years have maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of between 18mm and 1,000mm. With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 120 millimeters, the Coolpix P340 has a fairly short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Big Maximum Aperture Number

At only 5.6, the Coolpix P340 has a quite big maximum aperture number compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Coolpix P340. The maximum aperture numbers of cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Coolpix P340 range from 1.8 to 87.

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Only Supports Four ISO Sensitivitys

The Coolpix P340 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most compact cameras that have been available for more than two years. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this Nikon camera. The ISO sensitivitys 80, 3200, 6400 and 25600 are also supported by this Nikon digital camera.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The Coolpix P340 has a greater number of supported image formats than most comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than two years. This Nikon camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Only 1920x1080@30fps Resolution At Capture Speed

This digital camera has a resolution at capture speed of 1280x720@25fps|1280x720@50fps|1280×720@60fps|1920x1080@15fps|1920x1080@30fps|1920x1080@60fps|640x480@120fps|640x480@25fps|640x480@30fps, which is typical of many cameras of a similar spec and age to it.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Nikon Coolpix P340

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this compact camera digital camera was released.

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Coolpix P340 has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Coolpix P340.

We compared all the other 3" screen cameras to this digital camera and we think the Nikon Coolpix P310[plb_2119209_price], and the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40[plb_2046319_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this camera display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (4.8") which also has a higher rating.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the Coolpix P340 has a fairly average digital zoom compared to most of the other compact cameras that were released more than two years ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 4x digital zoom cameras currently available including the Canon 150[plb_2176458_price], or the Fujifilm XQ1[plb_1962901_price] which has better reviews.

Digital cameras with a bigger digital zoom that might also be worth considering include the Sony DSC-HX400V[plb_2297093_price] (810x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Coolpix P340 has a relatively standard optical zoom compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a comparable age to the Coolpix P340.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 5x optical zoom cameras currently available including the PowerShot A3200 IS[pl_1463972_price], or the PowerShot A3300 IS[pl_66875_price] both from Canon or the Samsung SAMSUNG WB150F[plb_1682907_price] which has better reviews.

If this camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (21x), or the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS[plb_2354770_price] (30x) which also has a higher rating.

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MOS Sensor Type

The Nikon Coolpix P340 has a better sensor type than most comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera has a MOS sensor type, whereas most cameras of this age and type have a CCD sensor type.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras that have a CMOS sensor and we think because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], and the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] is also worth considering.

Cameras with a better sensor type that might also be worth looking at include the PowerShot A3300 IS[pl_66875_price] (CCD), or the PowerShot A3200 IS[pl_1463972_price] (CCD) both from Canon which also has a higher rating.

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Average Megapixel

The Nikon Coolpix P340 has a fairly average megapixel (12.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type.

If this camera megapixel is too low for you then you might want to consider the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS[plb_2354770_price] (16.1MP), or the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (16.3MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Image Stabilizer Location
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Focus Adjustment
Focus
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Maximum Memory Card Size
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Multi-Shot
Image Editing
Camera File System
Tripod Mountable
Brightness Adjustment
Built-In Processor
Scene Modes
Languages Support
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (max)
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Recharge Time
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Hand Strap
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
Data Network
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Self-Timer

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Expert Reviews

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5 January 2015

Updated as on January 2014. Don't forget to bookmark this page, as we will be updating it regularly.Compact cameras have reached all kinds of people over the past few years. As a result, the... Read more…

27 November 2014

It?s no secret that smartphones and their increasingly powerful cameras are eating away at the sales of traditional low-end compacts...

30 September 2014

A minor, wholly underwhelming update to Nikon's best mid-range point-and-shoot. With smartphones slowly?but?surely killing off the compact camera market, dedicated cameras have to do quite a bit...

28 August 2014

The official price of the Nikon Coolpix P340 is Rs. 18,950 but various e-commerce outlets have it listed at discounted prices at the time of writing this review. Even at its official price, the...

Nikon's small, pocketable Coolpix P340 can be used as a point-and-shoot camera, but it also allows you to take control of the exposure and get creative. It has limitations with regards to shooting...

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User Reviews

(2)

I used this camera over several years and really like its versatility. It has fantastic lens which can produce excellent macro shots at lose range. It can also produce good landscapes. Battery... Read more…

Reviewed 27 February 2016 by Paul
(Verified Purchase)

Nice compact camera which allows full control of all functions. Solid build quality. You can customize various buttons to allow quick access to key features eg exposure compensation, ISO etc. neat... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00018208264599, 00018208939329, 00018208939374, 00018208997985, 00018208997992, 05054230628454, 08033737553404

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Vastly Bigger Internal Memory
Bigger Optical Zoom
363mm Longer Maximum Focal Length
4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution
3x Shorter Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Lower JPEG Frame Rate

Sony DSC-RX100 vs Nikon Coolpix P340

Sony DSC-RX100 vs Nikon Coolpix P340
Sony DSC-RX100 Nikon Coolpix P340
$
Hugely Better Review from PC Mag
Hugely Better Review from Digital Versus
Thirty-Five More Awards
Hugely Better Review from Les Numeriques.com
30s Shorter Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Much Worse Review from Ephotozine

Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Coolpix P340

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Nikon Coolpix P340
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Nikon Coolpix P340
$ 497.99
Vastly Better Digital Versus Review
One More Awards
Vastly Better Les Numeriques.com Review
4 Times the Video Resolution
3x Lower Maximum ISO Speed
Worse Sensor Type
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