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Nikon Coolpix S2900

$100.89
PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
A great value for money and award winning 20.1 megapixel 5 times zoom factor digital camera
Compact 20.1MP 5x No Aug 2015
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Nikon Coolpix S2900 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very good reviews, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S2900 number 76 across all digital cameras.
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Why Has it Scored 62?

It has not bad user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 79%, based on 23 reviews.
At over a year old this digital camera is slightly out of date, and newer digital cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest cameras 2017.
Customers report is easy to use.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Fairly high megapixel
Quite small display diagonal
Does not have a GPS (satellite)

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is average for portrait photography, ranking number 9999999 in portrait photography cameras. It is also mediocre for landscape photography, ranking number 9999999 in landscape photography cameras as well being mediocre for everyday photography, ranking number 9999999 in everyday photography cameras.
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How Big is the Nikon Coolpix S2900?

The Nikon Coolpix S2900 is 94.5mm wide and 58.6mm tall. It is 19.8mm deep and weighs 119g.

Nikon Coolpix S2900 front dimensions

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Nikon Coolpix S2900 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

The writer at one expert review site concluded that they would recommend this Nikon camera. PhotographyBlog.com gave this camera a "Recommended" award.

Average Expert Reviews

This Nikon digital camera has an average expert rating of 65% based on two expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com and Ephotozine.

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User Reviews Are Average

On average, based on 21 user reviews the average user rating of this camera is 77 out of 100. 3 reviewers (89% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Nikon Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

We checked 31,432 user and expert reviews (including 7,098 verified purchases) for Nikon cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Nikon has very good reviews specifically for its cameras. 96% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report it is Easy to Use

Two people who purchased it agreed that it was easy to use.

Users Report Excellent Design

Two people who bought the product thought it was neat.


Features

5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The Coolpix S2900 has a higher image resolution than most digital cameras. This Nikon camera has a 5152 x 3864 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most cameras have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution. Across all cameras the image resolution ranges from 2592 x 1944 pixels (worst) to 7680 x 5120 pixels (best).

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Fairly High Megapixel

With a megapixel of 20.1 megapixels, the Coolpix S2900 has one of the higher megapixels amongst cameras of this age. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixel is 16MP.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This camera has a 1|1/2.3" image sensor size, which is the most commonly found image sensor size on cameras.

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Very Light

With a weight of only 119 grams, the Nikon Coolpix S2900 is one of the lighter cameras amongst digital cameras of this age. The average weight of digital cameras is 300g.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix S2900 has a pretty standard optical zoom (5 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix S2900 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The Nikon Coolpix S2900 has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 2.7 inches) amongst cameras of this age. Cameras have display diagonals of between 0.5" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Coolpix S2900 has a tripod mountable, as do most of the other cameras.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Coolpix S2900 has a self-timer. Most of the other cameras also have a self-timer.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other cameras, the Coolpix S2900 does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Carrying Case

The Coolpix S2900 has a carrying case, as do most of the other cameras.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Coolpix S2900 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other cameras.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix S2900 has a higher still image resolution than most cameras. This camera has a 5152 x 3864 still image resolution(s), whereas most cameras have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Nikon digital camera have still image resolution(s) of 5120 x 2880, 3648 x 2736 and 2272 x 1704 and 1600 x 1200. The still image resolution of all cameras ranges from S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664 to 6016 x 4000.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Coolpix S2900 supports direct printing, as do most of the other cameras.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix S2900 has a relatively typical digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Coolpix S2900 does not have an HDMI, unlike most of the other cameras.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

It was August 2015 when Nikon released the Coolpix S2900.


Value for Money

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Nikon Coolpix S2900 of £99.00 ($99.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $1.89.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon s2900rd
Barcodes 00018208942381, 00018208942398, 00018208942404, 00018208942411, 00018208942428, 00018208998739, 00616348083232, 03662362044770, 04960759145901, 08033737554937, 08033737554944, 08033737554951, 08033737554968, 08431016290413, 08431016290512

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