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Nikon Coolpix S5300

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Nikon Coolpix S5300

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Nikon Coolpix S5300
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Nikon Coolpix S5300 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S5300 number 535 across all digital cameras.
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79 Reviews + 1 Award
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Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 80%, based on 79 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 great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
NIKKOR 8x OPTICAL ZOOM LENS
Full hd movies
Id VR (vibration reduction) combines lens shift VR and electronic VR to enhance stability and reduce camera sh
Greater stability for sharper shots
Clear viewing and sharp contrast for shooting and playback in bright sunlight or low light on the large 461k-dot screen with clear color disp
7.5-CM/3.0-in LCD SCREEN
Great wide-angle coverage (25-200mm), ideal for portraits and group shots, extendable to 16x dynamic fine Z
Highly efficient sensor maximizes the light each pixel receives, so you re guaranteed clear images even in low li
Average optical zoom
BACK-ILLUMINATED 16 MP CMOS SENSOR
Ing is simple easily transfer photos directly to your smart device, ready to share with friends and family or on your favorite social media si
Built-in wi-fi
stunningly sharp photos night and day with the sensitive image sensor that gives great performance even in low light, while hybrid VR vibration reduction counters camera shake for enhanced stability. you can record full HD movies at the touch of a button too, so you re always ready to catch memorable mome
Ing shots on social media is so simple with built-in wi-fi in the slender and stylish 16-megapixel COOLPIX s5300. capture close-ups effortlessly with the 8x optical zoom and up to 16x dynamic fine zoom, and view them clearly on a large 7.5-cm/3.0-in LCD screen, even in bright sunli
Very light
Average minimum aperture number
Rd your memorable moments at 1080p/60i, with optical zoom and stereo sound. start filming with one touch, using the dedicated movie record but

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How Big is the Nikon Coolpix S5300?

The Nikon Coolpix S5300 is 96.9mm wide and 58mm tall. It is 20.9mm deep and weighs 138g.

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Nikon Coolpix S5300 In-Depth Analysis

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Features

Average Megapixels

The Coolpix S5300's sensor megapixels of 16MP is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 43% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

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

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Coolpix S5300 of 8x is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 56% 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 typical of many digital cameras.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Coolpix S5300's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 48% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Coolpix S5300's minimum aperture number of 3.7 is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 44% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Light

The average weight of all digital cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg. The weight of the Nikon Coolpix S5300 of only 138g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lighter than 73% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix S5300 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Coolpix S5300's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 34% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Coolpix S5300 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 70% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Nikon Coolpix S5300's display diagonal of 3" is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 62% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Coolpix S5300 of 4x is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 44% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Nikon Coolpix S5300 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most commonly supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other cameras, the Nikon Coolpix S5300 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of digital cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Shorter Than Average Battery Recharge Time

The average battery recharge time of all digital cameras is 3.1h, with the shortest being 1.5h and the longest being 8h. The battery recharge time of the Coolpix S5300 of only 1.5h is very short compared to most other cameras. It is shorter than 98% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix S5300 supports a maximum still image resolution of 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by digital cameras. Across all cameras the best resolution is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Has a Pre-Flash

The Coolpix S5300 has a pre-flash. 95% of cameras do not have a pre-flash.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Coolpix S5300 features multi-shot function, unlike 90% of digital cameras which do not feature multi-shot function.

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Only 180 Battery Life

Most digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Coolpix S5300 which takes 180 battery life.

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

The Coolpix S5300's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 26mm is longer than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the longest 28% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Coolpix S5300 has a self-timer, unlike 82% of digital cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon s5300

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00018208939237, 00018208939299, 05055261867362, 08033737553909

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