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Nikon Coolpix W100
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Nikon Coolpix W100

A great value for money 13.2 megapixel 3 times zoom factor digital camera
Compact 13.2MP 3x 1" Aug 2016
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Nikon Coolpix W100 Review

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Why Has it Scored 53?

With it being less than a year since it was released by Nikon, this digital camera features some of the latest digital camera technology. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Supports Wi-Fi
Only 4160 x 3120 pixels image resolution
Quite low megapixel
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How Big is the Nikon Coolpix W100?

The Nikon Coolpix W100 is 109.5mm wide and 67mm tall. It is 38mm deep and weighs 177g.

Nikon Coolpix W100 front dimensions

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Nikon Coolpix W100 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Nikon Has Very Good Reviews for Its Cameras

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


Features

Only 4160 X 3120 Pixels Image Resolution

The Coolpix W100 has a higher image resolution than most cameras. This camera has a 4160 x 3120 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most cameras have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution. The worst image resolution of all cameras is 2592 x 1944 pixels and the best is 7680 x 5120 pixels.

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Quite Low Megapixel

The Coolpix W100 has one of the lower megapixels (only 13.2 megapixels) amongst cameras of this age. The lowest megapixel of cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixel is 16MP.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This camera has a 1|1/3.1" image sensor size, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 177 grams, the Coolpix W100 has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other cameras.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Coolpix W100 has one of the smaller optical zooms (only 3 times zoom factor) amongst cameras of this age. The optical zooms of cameras range from 0.34x to 83x, and the average optical zoom is 12x.

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Only Supports 25, 125 and 2 More ISO Sensitivities

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Coolpix W100 is more than most cameras. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 200, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this digital camera. The ISO sensitivities 125, 160, 1600 and 25 are also supported by this Nikon camera.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 2.7 inches, the Nikon Coolpix W100 has a fairly standard display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The Nikon Coolpix W100 has a fairly low display resolution (numeric) (only 230,000 pixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras. Across all the cameras the display resolutions (numeric) range from 3 pixels to 16,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 600,000 pixels.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Nikon Coolpix W100 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other cameras also support Wi-Fi.

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Features Bluetooth

The Coolpix W100 features bluetooth. Most of the other digital cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of only 2 times zoom factor, the Nikon Coolpix W100 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras. The digital zooms of digital cameras range from 0.72x to 810x.

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Dustproof

The Nikon Coolpix W100 is dustproof, as are most of the other digital cameras.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Coolpix W100 has a self-timer, as do most of the other cameras.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Coolpix W100 has a tripod mountable. Most of the other cameras also have a tripod mountable.

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Average Waterproof Up to

The Coolpix W100 has a fairly standard waterproof up to (10 meters) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other cameras, the Coolpix W100 does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Fairly High Magnification

Across all the digital cameras the magnifications range from 0.15x to 100x. The Nikon Coolpix W100 has one of the higher magnifications (4 times zoom factor) amongst cameras of this age.

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Only 220 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Coolpix W100 is a camera that takes 220 shots battery life (CIPA standard). Most of the other digital cameras take between 100 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Age

Released 11 Months Ago

This Nikon digital camera was released in August 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon 9608235591, nikon n178937w, nikon n180210w, nikon vqa011e1, nikon vqa013e1, nikon n180209w, nikon vqa012e1, cpw100marine, nikon w100
Barcodes 00009608235591, 00018208946938, 00018208947942, 00018208947959, 00018208947966, 00018208948017, 00018208948925, 00018208952205, 00018208952212, 00018208952229, 00018208952236

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