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Nikon Coolpix S5200

Nikon Coolpix S5200
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An award winning and good spec compact camera
Compact 16MP 6x Yes Jan 2014
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Nikon Coolpix S5200 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S5200 number 966 across all digital cameras.
87
Reviews
5 Reviews + 1 Award
78
Features
Good Features
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%.
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:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
NIKKOR wide-angle 6x zoom lens (26 156mm): offers superb precision and sharp resolution in any situation, from portraits to large group compositions, so you can capture moments with ease.\
Subject tracking af: capture sharp shots of subjects in motion. subject tracking AF keeps the camera focused on a selected subject, even if it won t stay still.\
19 scene modes: automatically optimize the camera settings to produce popular photographic styles and effects. achieve great shots simply by selecting the mode that best matches your situation.\
High-speed continuous shooting: capture sharp shots of fast-moving action with ease. shoot up to seven consecutive shots at a rapid 10 frames-per-second.\
Smart portrait system: snap perfect portraits every time. smile timer takes the shot when your subject smiles, blink proof alerts you when someone\'s eyes were closed, and glamour retouch options help you make portraits look more flattering.\
Full HD (1080p) movie recording: a dedicated video-record button makes it easy to record life in full HD motion and stereo sound.\
Lens-shift (vr) vibration reduction: nikon\'s automatic vibration reduction technology counters the effects of camera shake in real time, allowing you to capture sharp photos and movies with ease.\
Back-illuminated 16-mp CMOS sensor: with each pixel receiving more light, this highly sensitive image sensor works in tandem with the EXPEED c2 processor to deliver fast, clear images in all light conditions.\
Average optical zoom
7.5-cm (3.0-in.) LCD screen (460k dots): whether you shoot in bright sunlight or low light, this large screen with nikon\'s clear colour display technology offers sharp contrast and clear viewing.\
Built-in wi-fi: transfer your high-quality images and movies directly to your smart device* ready for uploading on to your favorite social media. you can also use your smart device as a remote control for the camera handy for self-portraits.\
\\The COOLPIX s5200 the chic way to share.\
\\When the moment warrants filming, you can switch to full HD video recording instantly with the dedicated button.\
The pocket-size, 16-megapixel COOLPIX s5200 with built-in wi-fi equips you to capture and share each magic moment with ease.\
EXPEED c2: nikon\'s fast and powerful image processing system enables high-speed operation, enhanced movie recording, high-sensitivity performance and maximum image quality
Does not have a GPS (satellite)
Very low maximum ISO sensitivity

Nikon Coolpix S5200 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon Coolpix S5200?

The Nikon Coolpix S5200 is 97.7mm wide and 58.4mm tall. It is 21.3mm deep and weighs 146g.

Nikon Coolpix S5200 front dimensions
Nikon Coolpix S5200 size in context

Nikon Coolpix S5200 In-Depth Analysis

Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on digital cameras.

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Average Megapixels

The Coolpix S5200's sensor megapixels of 16MP is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 50% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Coolpix S5200 of 6x is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 62% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Coolpix S5200 of 3.5 is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 94% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

Across all the cameras the ISO sensitivities (max) range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The Nikon Coolpix S5200's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 3,200 is lower than 74% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Coolpix S5200 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Very Light

The Coolpix S5200's weight of only 146g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lightest 31% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have weights of between 50g and 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix S5200 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of digital cameras.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon Coolpix S5200 has a tripod mount. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Coolpix S5200 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Coolpix S5200 is 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. The worst resolution of all cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Coolpix S5200 supports Full HD video, unlike 76% of cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other cameras, the Nikon Coolpix S5200 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of digital cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Has a Second Display

The Coolpix S5200 has a second display. 99% of cameras do not have a second display.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Coolpix S5200 features brightness adjustment, unlike 78% of cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Coolpix S5200 has an HDMI port, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

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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|960 x 540|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Only 160 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Coolpix S5200 which takes 160 battery life.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Coolpix S5200 of 26mm is in the longest 18% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Nikon Coolpix S5200 of 3" is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 19% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Coolpix S5200 has a carrying case, unlike 88% of cameras which do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Have an External Flash Connector

The Coolpix S5200 does not have an external flash connector. 86% of digital cameras also do not have an external flash connector.

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3D

The Coolpix S5200 is 3D, unlike 90% of digital cameras which are not 3D.

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Narrower Than Average Field of View

The field of view of the Coolpix S5200 of only 99% is narrower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the narrowest 16% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The field of views of cameras range from 92% to 1,000%, and the average field of view is 100%.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Coolpix S5200 of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 48% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Coolpix S5200 of 4x is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 80% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Coolpix S5200 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 69% of digital cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Coolpix S5200 has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Coolpix S5200 features multi-shot function, which is unusual. 90% of digital cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

26376b

Barcodes:

00018208132867, 00018208263745, 00018208263752, 00018208263776, 00018208932764, 00018208932795, 00018208932849, 00018208932887, 00018208932924, 00018208988655, 00182089328180, 08431016520411, 08431016520510, 08431016525218

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