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Nikon Coolpix P7800

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Nikon Coolpix P7800

$2,656.00
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Nikon Coolpix P7800
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A good spec and award winning compact camera, but representing only average value for money
Compact 12.2MP 7.1x No Oct 2013
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Nikon Coolpix P7800 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix P7800 number 211 in best selling cameras and number 540 across all digital cameras.
92
Reviews
54 Reviews + 2 Awards
59
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with an average overall rating of 83%, based on 54 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 digital cameras 2018.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Average optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
F/2-4 NIKKOR zoom lens with 28-200 mm coverage \
\\Superior NIKKOR optics maintain image brightness throughout the zoom range, from f/2 at 28 mm wide, to f/4 at 200 mm telephoto. even when zoomed all the way out, images remain brilliant with high optical resolution. the seven-blade iris diaphragm enables beautifully defocused backgrounds, while the lens-shift VR (vibration reduction) system provides compensation for camera shake.\<br>\<br> backside illumination 1/1.7-inch CMOS image sensor \
\\The large CMOS image sensor enables great tonal gradation, and the backside illumination structure optimizes CMOS light intake for superior results when shooting at night.\<br>\<br> shooting style flexibility with vari-angle RGBW LCD monitor and electronic viewfinder \
\\Equipped with both a swiveling LCD screen on the rear and a viewfinder on top of the camera, you can choose the shooting style that best suits you. adopting an RGBW LCD monitor with high-brightness display setting enables superior visibility outdoors.\<br>\<br> usability and expandability much like a D-SLR \
\\Although compact, this camera handles like a D-SLR, with exposure dial, quick menu button, and function buttons for frequently used features. A rich selection of optional accessories lets you customize your photographic experience, including nikon creative lighting system which lets you use this camera\'s built-in flash as the \"commander\" to control external speedlights for synchronized operation. optional units available for wi-fi and GPS support.\<br>\<br> full HD 1080p movie recording with movie custom setting \
\\Shoot full HD 1080p resolution movies. A mode/m mode recording possible. AV stereo output, USB and HDMI for versatile connection, and 30 fps/25 fps switching for flexible output.\<br>\<br> other features \
Only 4000 x 3000 pixels image resolution
Lower than average megapixels

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Nikon Coolpix P7800 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon Coolpix P7800?

The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is 118.5mm wide and 77.5mm tall. It is 50.4mm deep and weighs 399g.

Nikon Coolpix P7800 front dimensions
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Nikon Coolpix P7800 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $1,263.00 it is more expensive than 85% of cameras.

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Features

Only 4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

The Coolpix P7800 has a maximum image resolution of 4000 x 3000 pixels. That's 25% lower image resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The worst resolution of all cameras is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Lower Than Average Megapixels

The Coolpix P7800's sensor megapixels of only 12.2MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 21% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Coolpix P7800's optical zoom of 7.1x is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 37% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 of 4.5 is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 96% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The lightest digital camera is 50g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 of 399g is heavier than 71% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix P7800 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of digital cameras.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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3264 X 2448 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Coolpix P7800 is 3264 x 2448. That's over two times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by digital cameras. The resolution of all digital cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Does Not Have a Built-In Microphone

The Nikon Coolpix P7800 does not have a built-in microphone, unlike most other cameras. 78% of digital cameras have a built-in microphone.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Coolpix P7800's display diagonal of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 14% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Coolpix P7800's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 28mm is in the shortest 28% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Coolpix P7800 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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350 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Coolpix P7800 which takes 350 battery life.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Coolpix P7800 has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Bigger Than Average Image Sensor Size

The Coolpix P7800's image sensor size of 0.588" is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 94% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Cameras have image sensor sizes of between 0.25" and 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47".

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Coolpix P7800's maximum aperture number of only 8 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 21% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The internal memory of the Coolpix P7800 of 86MB is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 87% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The smallest internal memory of cameras is 1MB, the biggest is 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 of 4x is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 45% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Coolpix P7800 has an HDMI port, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Coolpix P7800 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has a Microphone in

The Nikon Coolpix P7800 has a microphone in, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not have a microphone in.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon nikoncoolpixp7800

Barcodes:

00018208936243, 00840014103300, 05055261867362, 08033737552971

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