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Nikon P7700 Digital Camera

Compact Camera 12.2MP 7.1x Jan 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Ten industry awards
Sleeker, new design makes camera more compact and less reminiscent of competitor's models
No built-in Wifi or GPS
59 Reviews + 10 Awards
Trusted Reviews Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended What Digital Camera Gold
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Reviews

Ten Industry Awards

This Nikon digital camera is one of the most highly awarded by camera experts of all the digital cameras of this age and type.

This digital camera received a "Highly Recommended" award from both review websites Ephotozine and PhotographyBlog.com, both of which concluded that this Nikon digital camera was very good.

This Nikon digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by both websites Trusted Reviews and Camera Labs, both of which decided that this camera was good.

Three more expert review sites all endorsed this camera. This Nikon camera received a "Gold" award from review site What Digital Camera and it received an Itproportal.com "Best Buy" award. In addition, the author at website Reviewed.com wrote that this camera was exceptional and gave it an "Editor's Choice" award.

Lydogbilde.no and Lydogbillede.dk both gave this camera a "Best in Test 6 Star" award and Ljudochbild.se gave it a "Best in Test" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on thirty expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com, Ephotozine and Trusted Reviews the average expert rating of this camera is 80%.

Good Brand

Based on 25,534 owner and expert reviews (including 548 verified purchases), Nikon has good ratings for its cameras. Nikon also has good ratings specifically for its low megapixel digital cameras compared to other brands. 99% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Camera

Features Multi Burst Mode

The Nikon P7700 features multi burst mode. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camera also feature multi burst mode.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Nikon P7700 has a tripod mountable, as do most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Nikon P7700 features brightness adjustment. Most of the other cameras of this age and spec also feature brightness adjustment.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other cameras of this type and age, the Nikon P7700 does not have a GPS (satellite).

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) to this digital camera and we think the SX230 HS, or the S110 both from Canon which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Power

Slow Recycle Time Between Shots

One customer thought it was not good in terms of recycling. Digit.in mentioned “Slow recycle time between shots” in their review of the Nikon P7700.


Smart TV

No Built-In Wifi or GPS

Two owners who reviewed the Nikon P7700 mentioned that it did not have gps. Techmagnifier.com said in their review of this digital camera “Inbuilt GPS not available”. Camera Labs mentioned “No built-in Wifi or GPS”.


Design

Well Built

Ten people who reviewed it thought it was well made. Trusted Reviews wrote “Lightweight yet well built” in their review of the Nikon P7700 however they only gave it a rating of 18.8 out of 100. Digitalcamerareview.com wrote “Excellent build quality” in their Nikon P7700 review although they scored the product 1 stars. Macworld.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera four years ago “Broader focal range than direct rivals courtesy of 7.1x optical zoom, rock-solid build, comprehensive feature set with plentiful dials” but in spite of that they gave it a score of 1 stars.

Two customers who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was strong and durable. Neocamera.com wrote “Generally sturdy”. One owner wrote in their reviews that it was reliable. Neocamera.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Reliable metering”.

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Good Design

Six people who reviewed it agreed that it was well designed. Techradar said “Good design” in their review of this digital camera. Pocket Lint wrote five years ago “28 200mm 2.0 4.0 lens range and brightness, sharp images, decent image quality from the latest sensor, fast autofocus, design and performance improvements beyond predecessor, vari-angle screen mount” in their review of this digital camera. Cnet.com said on CNET.com “A comfortable shooting design and nice photos in bright light number among the strengths of the Nikon Coolpix 7700” nonetheless they only rated it 18.2 out of 100.

Two customers who bought the Nikon P7700 said that it was good looking. Digit.in said “Gorgeous 3inch fully articulated screen” although they only gave the product a rating of 1 stars. Expert website Cameralabs.com said in their review of the Nikon P7700 five years ago “Launched in August 2012 it replaces the P7100, maintaining much of the older model's styling and extensive controls.” .

One customer who purchased it considered that it was ergonomic.

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Build Quality

Seventeen owners who reviewed it thought it was good quality. Techtree.com mentioned “Great image quality” in their Nikon P7700 review however despite that they only rated it 1 stars. Digital Versus said “Good build quality, excellent design” in their review of this digital camera but they only gave the product a rating of 18.8 out of 100. Digital Versus also wrote “Good picture quality up to 800 or even 1600 ISO” in their review.

Manual Control

Seven people who bought it reckoned that it was easy to use. Trusted Reviews said “Effective Distortion Control feature” . Techradar said “Control dials and customisable buttons” although they scored the product 18.2 out of 100. Techradar also mentioned “Manual control” in their review.

Two people said in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to handle. Expert review site Reviewed.com wrote in their review of the Nikon P7700 “Comfortable handling and a friendly user interface are just as critical, as th”.

One owner who purchased the product concluded that it was easy to use the menus. Digital Versus wrote “Loads of settings and advanced customisation options”. One person who bought it reckoned that it was comfortable and easy to hold.

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Lens System

Very Small Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture numbers of digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camera range from 1.3 to 11, and the average minimum aperture number is 3. At only 2, the Nikon P7700 has a quite small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera.

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Quite Big Maximum Aperture Number

Across all the low megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera the maximum aperture numbers range from 1.8 to 22, and the average maximum aperture number is 6.2. With a maximum aperture number of only 4, the Nikon P7700 has a fairly big maximum aperture number compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than two years have minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 4.5mm and 38mm. At 28 millimeters, the Nikon P7700 has a fairly long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the Nikon P7700 has a relatively typical digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years.

There are a number of other 4x digital zoom digital cameras currently available that you might want to look at including the ELPH 100 HS, or the S120 ($550) both from Canon or the Nikon Coolpix 8800 which has better reviews.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 7.1 times zoom factor, the Nikon P7700 has a relatively typical optical zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to this digital camera.

If this camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 ($339.95) (24x) which is also higher rated.

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Battery

330 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Nikon P7700 is a digital camera that takes 330 shots battery life (CIPA standard).

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Light Exposure

Supports Three ISO Sensitivities

The Nikon P7700 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras of this type and age. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 400, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivities 80, 1600 and 3200 are also supported by this digital camera.

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Memory

Quite Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 86 megabytes, the Nikon P7700 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type. The average internal memory of digital cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera is 300MB.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The Nikon P7700 has a hand strap, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this digital camera.

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Has a Battery Charger Included

The Nikon P7700 has a battery charger included. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera also have a battery charger included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Nikon P7700 has a batteries included. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and type also have a batteries included.

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Flash

Has a Pre-Flash

The Nikon P7700 has a pre-flash. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera also have a pre-flash.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Nikon P7700 has a shoe mounting point. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera also have a shoe mounting point.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Nikon P7700 has an external flash connector, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Has a Flash Exposure Compensation

The Nikon P7700 has a flash exposure compensation. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera also have a flash exposure compensation.

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Weight & Dimensions

Sleeker, New Design Makes Camera More Compact and Less Reminiscent of Competitor's Models

Thirty-three customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was compact. Five years ago Digitalcamerareview.com mentioned “Sleeker, new design makes camera more compact and less reminiscent of competitor's models”. Expert review site Itproportal.com mentioned in their Nikon P7700 review “Despite the rapid growth in popularity of compact system cameras over the past few years there still seems to be a ready market for traditional high-end advanced compacts”. Digital-Photography-School.com wrote “There is certainly room for a easily pocketable, high-specced, magnesium alloy bodied compact digicam as represented by the Coolpix P7700, which succeeds the P7100 model” in their review of this digital camera.

Five customers who purchased the product agreed that it was heavy and bulky. Expert website Techmagnifier.com wrote “Though it comes with hefty price tag, P7700 demands attention from the consumers for its awesome DSLR like features” in their Nikon P7700 review. Expert website Brisbanetimes.com.au said in their review of this digital camera “In fact, ''compact'' could be a misnomer for this bulky and weighty camera - you won't fit it in your pocket.”. Expert review site Mobilephonereviewss.com wrote “It's bulky and it's intimidating.” in their review of this digital camera.

One person thought this digital camera was lightweight.

One customer who bought it thought it was easy to carry around. Expert website Techtree.com gave this digital camera a score of 8 stars and said “It is considerably compact and easy to carry around” in their review of this digital camera.

One owner said in their reviews that the product was a good body shape. Expert website Digitalcamerareview.com mentioned five years ago “The Coolpix P7700 has a very solid body which weighs almost 14 ounces (392 grams) including battery” in their review of this digital camera and rated the product 7 stars.

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Heavy

The Nikon P7700 is quite heavy (392 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. Low megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have weights of between 50g and 1.3kg, and the average weight is 260g.

Cameras with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Olympus E-P2 (335g).

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Microphone in

The Nikon P7700 has a microphone in. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also have a microphone in.

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Has an HDMI

The Nikon P7700 has an HDMI. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camera also have an HDMI.

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Supports PictBridge

The Nikon P7700 supports PictBridge, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera.

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon P7700 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also have an image stabilizer.

There are a number of alternative cameras with an image stabilizer currently available that you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Canon SX230 HS, or the Nikon P500.

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3984 X 2656 Still Image Resolution

The Nikon P7700 has a higher still image resolution than most cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This camera has a 3984 x 2656 still image resolution(s), whereas most digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Nikon digital camera have still image resolution(s) of 1600 x 1200, 2272 x 1704 and 3264 x 2448 and 3968 x 2232. The still image resolution of all digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this digital camera ranges from 640 x 360 to 4032 x 3024.

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4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4000 x 3000 pixels, which is typical of many cameras of this spec and age.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Nikon P7700 supports video capability, as do most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras which support video capability currently available including because of it's better review score, the 1100D + EF-S 18-55 IS II, the EOS 1100D - Rebel T3 ($559.95), or the 230 HS all from Canon.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon P7700 has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also have a built-in flash.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including because of it's better review score, the Canon S110, or the Olympus PEN E-PM1.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Nikon P7700 has an HDMI port. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera also have an HDMI port.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Nikon P7700 has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Display

Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The Nikon P7700 has a quite large display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age. The average display diagonal of digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this digital camera is 2.6", and the display diagonals range from 1" to 3.5".

We compared this digital camera to all the other 3" screen cameras and we think because of it's better review score, the Nikon P500, and the Olympus PEN E-PM1 is also worth considering.

If this digital camera display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX77 (3.5" and higher rated).

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Nikon P7700 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this digital camera do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

The display resolutions (numeric) of low megapixel digital cameras that came out around the same time as this camera range from 640 pixels to 1,100,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 420,000 pixels. The Nikon P7700 has a fairly high display resolution (numeric) (921,000 pixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

One owner who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was noisy. Five years ago Neocamera.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Low image noise”.

Features Voice Recording

The Nikon P7700 features voice recording. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for more than two years also feature voice recording.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Nikon P7700 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camera.

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Low Image Noise

One owner who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was noisy. Five years ago Neocamera.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Low image noise”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Six owners who reviewed the Nikon P7700 mentioned that it had good features. Expert website Techtree.com wrote “Thankfully, many camera manufacturers have brought out high-end compact cameras with features packed to the gills” in their review of the Nikon P7700. Expert website Photoxels.com gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned “This advanced compact features a larger-than-usual 1/1.7″ CMOS sensor”. Expert website Neocamera.com mentioned “The Nikon Coolpix P7700 is a compact digital camera filled with features to satisfy advanced users”.


Supports External Flash and Mic

One person wrote in their reviews that it had a good flash. Techtree.com mentioned four years ago “Supports external flash and mic” in their review of this digital camera.

Excellent Movie Quality

Six owners who bought the Nikon P7700 considered that it was good for video recording. Five years ago Camera Labs said “1080 30 video, plus slow and fast modes” although they only gave it a score of 1 stars.

Fast Aperture Lens

Ten owners considered that the product had a good lens. Digital Versus said “Lens is very good from full aperture” in their review of this digital camera. Pc Mag wrote “Fast aperture lens” although they only rated the Nikon P7700 18.2 out of 100. Neocamera.com wrote “Great lens sharpness” in their review of the Nikon P7700 but despite that they scored it 18.8 out of 100.

Nine people said in their reviews that it had a good zoom. Camera Labs wrote “Bright 2 - 4 28 200mm zoom”. Five years ago Digitalcamerareview.com mentioned “New 7.1x 28 200mm equivalent) zoom lens is bri” in their review of this digital camera. Pc Mag wrote “7.1x zoom lens” in their review of this digital camera.

One owner who reviewed the product thought it had a good image stabiliser. Neocamera.com mentioned five years ago “Impressive image stabilization” in their review of this digital camera but despite that they gave the product a score of 1 stars.

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Swivel Screen

Nine customers who bought the product concluded that it had a good screen. Five years ago Digital Versus wrote “Swivel screen”. Also five years ago Trusted Reviews said “Excellent LCD screen” in their review of this digital camera however despite that they only gave it a score of 18.8 out of 100. Digitalcamerareview.com said “Excellent 3-inch LCD vari-angle screen flips out to the left, letting you compose images from difficult angles”.

Image Quality

Twenty-one owners wrote in their reviews that the product was able to produce good images. Five years ago Neocamera.com wrote “Excellent retention of image details”. What Digital Camera wrote in their review of this digital camera “Overall image quality (specifically AWB system” however despite that they only gave it a score of 14 out of 100. Itproportal.com said “For experienced photographers it offers a versatile creative tool with image quality tha” in their review of the Nikon P7700.

Three people said in their reviews that it had a good picture resolution. Steves-Digicams.com mentioned “Some have great options for shooting movies” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Two customers mentioned that this digital camera was good in low light. Techtree.com wrote “Good lowlight performance” in their review of the Nikon P7700 nonetheless they gave this digital camera a score of 18.8 out of 100.

Two customers who bought the product reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Steves-Digicams.com said on expert review site Steve's Digicams “The P7700 boats a 12.2 megapixel CMOS sensor capable of capturing Full HD 1080p video” in their review of the Nikon P7700 and rated the product 6 stars.

One person thought the product had a good ISO range. Pc Mag mentioned in their Nikon P7700 review “Very good high ISO performance” nonetheless they only gave the product a score of 18.2 out of 100.

One customer who reviewed this digital camera said that it was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures. Expert website Brisbanetimes.com.au wrote in their review of this digital camera “Highlights can easily burn out” .

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Support

Good Support

Four customers agreed that it had good technical guidance. Photographyblog.com wrote on expert website PhotographyBlog.com “A vari-angle LCD screen, 8fps burst shooting and a faster lens to help make it an even more”. Five years ago Techradar.com mentioned in their review of the Nikon P7700 on expert review site Techradar “Buying Guide Best Nikon cameras 2012 Nikon's P series of compact cameras are the company's answer to the ever popular Canon G series, such as the G12”.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Nikon P7700 supports video recording. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for more than two years also support video recording.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Nikon P7700 supports Full HD video. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this camera also support Full HD video.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which support Full HD video currently available which you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Canon SX220 HS.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Nikon P7700 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this camera). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080). Across all cameras of this spec and age the worst video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this Nikon camera was released.

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