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Nikon Coolpix S6700

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Nikon Coolpix S6700

Nikon Coolpix S6700
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A good spec and award winning compact camera
Compact 20.1MP 10x No Jan 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Nikon Coolpix S6700 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S6700 number 967 across all digital cameras.
88
Reviews
70 Reviews + 1 Award
78
Features
Good Features
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has good expert reviews but average user reviews with an average overall rating of 74%, based on 70 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:
Higher than average megapixels
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Very low maximum ISO sensitivity

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

44
Portrait Photography
Mediocre
63
Landscape Photography
Good
65
Everyday Photography
Good
51
Sports Photography
Average
65
Wildlife Photography
Good

Nikon Coolpix S6700 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon Coolpix S6700?

The Nikon Coolpix S6700 is 95.3mm wide and 58.2mm tall. It is 21.4mm deep and weighs 137g.

Nikon Coolpix S6700 front dimensions
Nikon Coolpix S6700 size in context

Nikon Coolpix S6700 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The lowest megapixels of cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The Nikon Coolpix S6700's sensor megapixels of 20.1MP is in the highest 18% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The Nikon Coolpix S6700 has a maximum image resolution of 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Across all cameras the best resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix S6700's optical zoom of 10x is bigger than 69% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Coolpix S6700 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Coolpix S6700 of 3.5 is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 88% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

Digital cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The Coolpix S6700's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 3,200 is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 79% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix S6700 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Very Light

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Nikon Coolpix S6700's weight of only 137g is lighter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lighter than 73% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Coolpix S6700 of only 25mm is shorter than 75% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Coolpix S6700 of 4x is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 57% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

Like most other cameras, the Coolpix S6700 does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras do not have an HDMI.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Coolpix S6700 does not support Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon Coolpix S6700 has a tripod mount. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The display resolution of the Coolpix S6700 of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 85% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display resolution of all cameras is 620,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.

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Only 230 Battery Life

The Coolpix S6700 is a digital camera that takes 230 shots battery life. Most of the other cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Coolpix S6700's display diagonal of 3" is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 34% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix S6700 supports a maximum still image resolution of 5152 x 3864. That's over six times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the best resolution is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Nikon Coolpix S6700 of only 6.5 is smaller than 85% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Nikon Coolpix S6700's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 71% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00018208893058, 00018208939954, 00018208939992, 00182089399548, 00182089399920, 05055261867362

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