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Nikon Coolpix S80

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Camera Labs Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
A great value for money and multi award winning 14.1 megapixel 5 times zoom factor camera
Compact 14.1MP 5x Yes Aug 2011
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Nikon Coolpix S80 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S80 number 193 across all digital cameras.
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Why Has it Scored 64?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 69%, based on 19 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 cameras 2017.
Customers report excellent design.
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
Fairly long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)

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Nikon Coolpix S80 Video Reviews


How Big is the Nikon Coolpix S80?

The Nikon Coolpix S80 is 98.8mm wide and 62.6mm tall. It is 16.5mm deep and weighs 0.133kg.

Nikon Coolpix S80 front dimensions

Nikon Coolpix S80 size in context

Nikon Coolpix S80 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Two Industry Awards

The editors of websites Camera Labs and PhotographyBlog.com both recommend this camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Average

19 experts from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Techradar have rated this camera on average 69%.

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Nikon Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 31,432 expert and owner reviews (including 7,098 verified purchases) for Nikon cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good reviews compared to other brands. 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 Nice Design

Five owners who purchased the Nikon Coolpix S80 mentioned that it was good looking.


Features

Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 14.1 megapixels, the Coolpix S80 has a pretty standard megapixel compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Average Weight

The Coolpix S80 has a relatively typical weight (133 grams) compared to most of the other cameras.

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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 digital cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Coolpix S80 has a relatively standard optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix S80 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of cameras is 0.5" and the largest is 9". When compared to other cameras, the Coolpix S80's display diagonal of 3.5 inches is one of the largest.

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2/3"" Optical Sensor Size

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

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Quite Large Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture numbers of cameras range from -2 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.4. The Nikon Coolpix S80 has a fairly large minimum aperture number (3.6) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Coolpix S80 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Coolpix S80 has a touchscreen, which is unusual. Most of the other cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix S80 has a fairly typical digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

When compared to other cameras, the Coolpix S80's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 35 millimeters is one of the longest. The shortest minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of cameras is 2.3mm and the longest is 75mm.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 79 megabytes, the Nikon Coolpix S80 has one of the bigger internal memory amongst digital cameras of this age. Cameras have internal memory of between 1MB and 32GB, and the average internal memory is 420MB.

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Very Small Maximum Aperture Number

The Coolpix S80 has one of the smaller maximum aperture numbers (only 4.8) amongst cameras of this age. Digital cameras have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.8 and 130, and the average maximum aperture number is 11.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Nikon Coolpix S80 supports video capability, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Only 150 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Coolpix S80 is a digital camera that takes 150 shots battery life (CIPA standard).

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Only 1280 X 720 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix S80 has a 1280 x 720 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most cameras. Most cameras have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). Digital cameras still image resolution(s) range from S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664 (worst) to 6016 x 4000 (best).

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Nikon Coolpix S80 does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other digital cameras which support Full HD video.

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Age

Released Over Six Years Ago

It was August 2011 when Nikon released the Coolpix S80.


Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by $82 (40%)

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Barcodes 00018208920136, 00018208920211, 00182089201360, 00182089202114, 03610170013532

Frequently Asked Questions About the Nikon Coolpix S80

Longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Significantly shorter minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)
160 more battery life (CIPA standard)
$130 More Expensive

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