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Nikon Coolpix S4300

A classic and fully featured 16 megapixel 6 times zoom factor camera
Compact Camera 16MP 6x Yes Nov 2012
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Nikon Coolpix S4300 Review

With very good features and reviews, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S4300 number 762 across all digital cameras.
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Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 46?

It has good user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 71%, based on 15 reviews. Canon digital cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
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 2017.
Customers report is a good size.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Has a built-in flash
Quite large minimum aperture number
Does not support Full HD video

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Nikon Coolpix S4300 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on 14 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, Trusted Reviews and Ephotozine this camera has an overall expert rating of 67 out of 100.

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Nikon Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

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

Customers Report it is a Good Size

Two people who reviewed the product agreed that it was compact.


Features

Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16 megapixels, the Nikon Coolpix S4300 has a pretty typical megapixel compared to most of the other cameras.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 1|1/2.3" image sensor size, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 139 grams, the Coolpix S4300 has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 6 times zoom factor, the Coolpix S4300 has a pretty average optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

The Coolpix S4300 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Coolpix S4300 has a fairly average display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras.

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2/3"" Optical Sensor Size

This camera has a 2/3"|1/2"|1/2.3"" optical sensor size, which is typical of many cameras. 8.80 x 6.60mm.

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Quite Large Minimum Aperture Number

With a minimum aperture number of 3.5, the Coolpix S4300 has a fairly large minimum aperture number compared to most of the other cameras. Cameras have minimum aperture numbers of between -2 and 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.4.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix S4300 has a fairly typical digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

At 74 megabytes, the Coolpix S4300 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other cameras. Cameras have internal memory of between 1MB and 32GB.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Coolpix S4300 features multi-shot function. Most of the other cameras also feature multi-shot function.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Coolpix S4300 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix S4300 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most cameras. Most cameras have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Nikon camera have still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448 and 2272 x 1704 and 1600 x 1200. The worst still image resolution of all cameras is S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664 and the best is 6016 x 4000.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Coolpix S4300 does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other cameras which support Full HD video.

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Has a Pre-Flash

The Coolpix S4300 has a pre-flash. Most of the other cameras also have a pre-flash.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Coolpix S4300 has a tripod mountable. Most of the other cameras also have a tripod mountable.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras is 300mm. At 624 millimeters, the Coolpix S4300 has a quite long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Only 640 Pixels Video Resolution

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Supports Video Capability

The Coolpix S4300 supports video capability. Most of the other cameras also support video capability.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Coolpix S4300 does not have an HDMI, unlike most of the other cameras.

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Quite Short Camera Shutter Speed

At only 0.0005 seconds, the Coolpix S4300 has a very short camera shutter speed compared to most of the other cameras. The camera shutter speeds of cameras range from 0.00008s to 4s.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Coolpix S4300 has a touchscreen. Most of the other cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 180 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Coolpix S4300 is a digital camera that takes 180 shots battery life (CIPA standard).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This digital camera was released in November 2012.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon zoom4x

Barcodes:

00018208263059, 00018208263066, 00018208263325, 00018208925742, 00018208925780, 00018208925827, 00018208925889, 08033737552452, 08033737552469, 08033737552476, 08033737552483, 08431016043316, 08431016043415, 08431016043514, 08431016043910

Nikon Coolpix S4300 Review Sources

To prepare this Nikon Coolpix S4300 review we compared this digital camera to 100 other models. For each digital camera that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 304,011 product attributes, 188,300 digital camera reviews and 2,892,800 historical digital camera prices from 0 digital camera retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this digital camera compared to the other models as well as any areas where this digital camera is lacking.

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