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Nikon S3400

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Nikon S3400

Nikon S3400
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A classic and good spec compact digital camera
Compact 20.1MP 7x No Jun 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Nikon S3400 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon S3400 number 734 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
3 Reviews
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Features
Good Features
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 87%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average megapixels
\\Motion blur reduction: compensates for camera and subject movement to deliver sharp shots of even fast-moving subjects.\
\\Wireless transfer: compatible with eye-fi x2 (or later) cards. transmit your digital photos (in JPEG format) directly to your smart device or personal computer and take advantage of nikon\'s online photo sharing service.\
\\Subject tracking af: capture sharp shots of subjects that can t or won t stay still. subject tracking AF keeps the camera focused on a selected subject even if it is moving around.\
18 scene modes: automatically optimize the camera settings for popular photographic styles, effects and locations. achieve great shots just by selecting the mode that matches your situation.\
\\Retouch menu: enhance your photos on the spot with a wide range of filter effects. examples include selective colour, which converts your image to monochrome and then adds a splash of the colour of your choice, while cross screen adds a starry effect to bright objects.\
6.7-cm (2.7-in.) LCD screen: whether you shoot in bright sunlight or low light, the large LCD screen with brightness adjustment offers clear shooting and playback.\
\\Crisp HD video recording: record moments in motion instantly and in high definition, thanks to a dedicated movie-record button.\
7x NIKKOR wide-angle optical zoom lens (26 182mm): from group shots to close-ups, this lens offers superb precision and sharp resolution, so you can capture quality moments with ease.\
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
20 MP CCD image sensor: enables you to capture outstandingly detailed images, creatively crop photos, and produce superb poster-size enlargements.\
COOLPIX s3400 \ - the slender and stylish camera for any occasion.\
\\The 7x NIKKOR optical zoom lens with motion blur reduction delivers clear photos and crisp HD video clips, which you can view with ease on the large LCD screen. smart auto functions offer perfect results in any situation and you can enhance photos on the spot using fun in-camera filter effects.\
\\Deliciously easy to use, this camera is the perfect companion for lives lived to the full and on the go.\
With close attention paid to design and detail, the slender 20-megapixel COOLPIX s3400 fits in your hand like it was made to be there.\
\\EXPEED c2 image processing system: delivers enhanced movie recording, high-sensitivity performance and maximum image quality
Only 230 battery life
Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

57
Landscape Photography
Average
60
Everyday Photography
Good
8
Sports Photography
Mediocre
25
Wildlife Photography
Mediocre

Nikon S3400 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon S3400?

The Nikon S3400 is 96.8mm wide and 57.8mm tall. It is 20.5mm deep and weighs 128g.

Nikon S3400 front dimensions
Nikon S3400 size in context

Nikon S3400 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The Nikon S3400's sensor megapixels of 20.1MP is higher than 80% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Nikon S3400 is 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Nikon S3400 of 7x is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 62% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Nikon S3400 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon S3400 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 weight of the Nikon S3400 of only 128g is in the lightest 23% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The Nikon S3400 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 digital cameras the resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Only 230 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Nikon S3400 which takes 230 battery life.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Nikon S3400's digital zoom of 4x is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 45% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Nikon S3400 of 0.435" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 46% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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

The Nikon S3400's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 26mm is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the shortest 26% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Nikon S3400 of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 22% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Digital cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Nikon S3400 does not support Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon vna391e1

Barcodes:

00018208933242, 00018208933266

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