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Nikon S3500 Digital Camera

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20.1MP 7x CCD Nov 2013
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
With close attention paid to design and detail, the slender 20-megapixel COOLPIX S3500 fits in your hand like it was made to be there. Deliciously colourful and easy to use, this camera is the... More
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35 Reasons For

One Industry Award

PhotographyBlog.com recommend this Nikon camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 402 owner reviews the average owner rating of this digital camera is 87 out of 100.

Good Quality Lens

Five Nikon S3500 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it had a good zoom. Broo mentioned “The clarity of the zoom is excellent and it's got a nice big screen to view”. Four years ago Frank White mentioned in his review of the Nikon S3500 “Great pictures a good zoom capability for a small camera”. Jack Unsworth scored the Nikon S3500 5 stars and he said on Amazon in the same month “Very good over all the only thing that could be better is the zoom is jerky and hard to stop where you want” in his review.

A number of Nikon S3500 reviewers who purchased the Nikon S3500 mentioned that it had a good lens. Mr. Michael Gover wrote in his review on Amazon three years ago “The zoom lens is pretty good”. Wegal gave the product a rating of 5 stars and mentioned in their review on Amazon “With a very good quality lens”.

Two customers who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it had a good autofocus. Sceptical mentioned on Amazon “I have found that in the close up mode is very difficult to obtain a sharp focus” in their Nikon S3500 review.

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Good Quality Pictures

Some Nikon S3500 owners wrote in their reviews that it was able to produce good images. Three years ago Amazon Customer said “Happy good pictures” in their Nikon S3500 review. Amazon Customer also said “Takes very good photos used to take my SLR”. Baboooon wrote on Amazon “The pictures are sharp, great with motion” and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars.

Several customers who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had a good picture resolution. Gels said in their Nikon S3500 review “The Nikon menu gives loads of control over advanced shooting options and is truly intuitive to use”. Four years ago Mrs. V. J. Duke mentioned in their review on Amazon “Want a camera that has a quick shooting action and a good result then this is it” and scored the product very highly. Scary wrote “I needed a pocket size camera with a decent resolution to pop in my pocket when out” in their review of this digital camera and rated the Nikon S3500 5 stars.

Some Nikon S3500 reviewers thought the product had a good image sensor. Gels mentioned on Amazon “The Sony has a 14.1MP sensor.” in their review. Expert website Photographyblog.com mentioned “It features a 20 megapixel sensor and, despite the thin frame, sports a 7x optical zoom with lens-shift vibration reduction”.

One Nikon S3500 owner thought this digital camera was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures.

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Good Size

Some customers who purchased it concluded that it was compact. Alan scored it very highly and he said in his Nikon S3500 review on Amazon “This camera certainly packs a punch for such a small and compact camera the images it produces are of excellent quality”. Amazon Customer mentioned three years ago “Great photos for a compact digital Camera”. Barkers85 mentioned on Amazon “I previoulsy had the s3100 Compact Camera, which is a camera i love” in their Nikon S3500 review.

Several Nikon S3500 reviewers who bought this digital camera wrote that it was thin. Andy mentioned in his review “A quality camera small enough and slim enough to take anywhere (though I still forget it sometimes” . Mr P E Morgan said “Decent pictures, slim case” . Mr P E Morgan also wrote “The Nikon Coolpix S3500 camera is a highly competent point-and-shoot compact, with a very pocketable slim case”.

Two Nikon S3500 reviewers who bought it agreed that it was easy to carry around. Barkers85 wrote on Amazon “It is a really light and easy camera to use”. Three years ago Gec said “I bought this as a nifty "top pocket" camera that would be easy to carry around” in their review of this digital camera.

A number of Nikon S3500 owners who reviewed the Nikon S3500 thought it was a good body shape. Mart said in their Nikon S3500 review “All of these cameras are near identical in body styling”. Several Nikon S3500 owners who bought the Nikon S3500 thought it was a good weight. Sam wrote “As a main family camera - its so light weight and easy to use” in his review of the Nikon S3500.

One customer who reviewed the Nikon S3500 reckoned that it was a good size. Mr Michael Hill wrote on Amazon “It's a nice size fits into bags or pockets with ease I also bought a case” and rated it as excellent.

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Good Product Quality

Some Nikon S3500 reviewers who reviewed it wrote that it was good quality. Alan mentioned on Amazon “Compact camera the images it produces are of excellent quality and sharpness and the optical zoom allows distant objects to be brought not just closer”. Amazon Customer said in their review of this digital camera three years ago “Can not fault the quality of the photos good value for the money” and rated it 5 stars. Baboooon wrote on Amazon “It fulfils my needs of taking good quality pictures with ease” in their review of this digital camera and rated the product as excellent.

Easy to Use

Several customers who purchased this digital camera agreed that it was easy to use. Amanda Barnley wrote “The camera is very easy to use” in her review of this digital camera and rated it 5 stars. Ann Baglin mentioned on Amazon “Compact, easy to use everything you need in a camera in this price range” in her review of the Nikon S3500. Austin Mcnally said in his review of the Nikon S3500 “Slim, Sleek and a joy to use”.

Several Nikon S3500 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Bill said on Amazon “Am coming to terms with the other settings which are quite easy to understand” in his review of this digital camera. Blueshift said “If you want to use it without mining through thousands of menus, you can simply switch it on” in their Nikon S3500 review. Sam wrote on Amazon “The camera is easy to use and the menu simple to navigate” in his Nikon S3500 review.

Some customers who reviewed the Nikon S3500 thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Three years ago Yee Ling Leong she said in her review of this digital camera “Other than that, this camera is a good small size, nicely shaped to hold and good for its price.”.

One Nikon S3500 reviewer wrote in their reviews that the product performed as expected. Three years ago Bsmith wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Great little camera for the price! It does exactly what it says on the tin! I love the colour too”.

One person who bought it reckoned that it had a good experience. Mr. Michael Gover scored it 80 out of 100 and he wrote “I would be interested in the recent experience of others” in his Nikon S3500 review.

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Nice Design

A few Nikon S3500 owners who reviewed the product wrote that it was good looking. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “Looks sleek and stylish”. Austin Mcnally wrote “A Very Stylish Gift” in his review of the Nikon S3500. Mart mentioned on Amazon “Excellent styling and good specification” and rated the product 5 stars.

Several Nikon S3500 owners who reviewed it considered that it was neat. Alanpretlove scored the Nikon S3500 very highly and mentioned “Neat and compact fits in shirt pocket perfectly” in their review. Three years ago Ann Baglin mentioned in her review of the Nikon S3500 “Small & neat”. Keith Mac mentioned “A very neat compact camera” in his review and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

Two Nikon S3500 reviewers considered that it was a good design. Gixxer mentioned on Amazon “Nice design” in their Nikon S3500 review nonetheless they gave the product a rating of 3 stars.

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Good Technical Features

A few Nikon S3500 owners agreed that it had good features. Bsquared mentioned “A lovely little camera with lots of additional features that my daughter loves” in their review of the Nikon S3500. Caz wrote in their review of this digital camera “It is simple to use with some nice features” however they only gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Mike Gee said on Amazon “It has many useful facilities” in his review and gave the product an excellent review.

Robust

A few people who bought the Nikon S3500 mentioned that it was well made. Blueshift wrote four years ago “Surprisingly small, pebble like shape and seems well made” and scored the Nikon S3500 very highly. Also four years ago Mr. E. Mercer mentioned on Amazon “Build quality is really good” in their review. Sara Barton said on Amazon “Well made and fits well in your hand as nice” in her Nikon S3500 review and scored the product 5 stars.

Nikon Has Good Digital Camera Reviews

Nikon has good average ratings for its compact cameras as well as across its entire camera range compared to other brands.

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Good Battery Life

Three people who bought it reckoned that it had a good battery life. Paul Hobart said “I think you should make the product range that this camera is battery AAA NOT a rechargeable more clearer”. Paul Hobart also said “Having used it the battery life is excellent & it is a very versatile camera”. Shaun Buchan mentioned “Is good value with a good battery life (the range will vary depending on whether you are using the flash”.

Good Video Capture

Some people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good for video recording. Roger the Heartless gave it a score of 5 stars and he mentioned “The video is also excellent” in his Nikon S3500 review. Wegal said in their review of this digital camera “I'm impressed how good the standard of video is” and rated it as very good.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Two people wrote in their reviews that it had a good screen. Jan rated the product 5 stars and he wrote in his review of the Nikon S3500 on Amazon “He loves the big screen on the back ( the research said a min of 2.5 for pensioners, this is 2.7”.

Good Flash

Some customers who purchased it agreed that it had a good flash. J. H. mentioned “The flash is far too bright and means that I have NEVER ever managed to avoid the red eye look” .

CCD Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CCD sensor type, which is typical of many similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to it. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.

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Quite High Megapixel

The megapixels of similar spec cameras that have been around for more than two years range from 0.3MP to 46MP. When compared to other compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the S3500 that we have assessed, the Nikon S3500's megapixel of 20.1 megapixels is one of the highest.

Other 20.1MP cameras currently available that you might also want to consider include the Nikon 28[plb_1877145_price], or the Sony DSC-W810[plb_2109582_price] which has better reviews.

Cameras with a higher megapixel that might be worth considering include the DSC-HX60[pl_2166574_price] (20.4MP), or the DSC-HX400V[pl_2297093_price] (20.4MP) both from Sony which is also higher rated.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory cards on comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

Other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available which you might want to consider include the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], or the Canon SX280 HS[plb_2126239_price] which has better reviews.

If you would prefer a camera with a better memory card type then you might want to consider the Sony DSC-H400[plb_2169604_price] (MicroSD (TransFlash)|MicroSDHC|MicroSDXC|MS Duo|MS Micro (M2)|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Nikon S3500 supports video capability, which is unusual. Most of the other compact cameras that came out around the same time as the S3500 do not support video capability.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative digital cameras which support video capability currently available including because of it's better review score, the Sony KHX20BBGSFDI[plb_1543754_price].

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Has an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the S3500, the Nikon S3500 has an image stabilizer.

We compared all the other cameras with an image stabilizer to this camera and we think the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other comparable spec cameras that came out more than two years ago, the Nikon S3500 has a built-in flash.

There are a number of other cameras with a built-in flash currently available which you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the GE A1455[plb_1772760_price].

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter type, which is the most frequently found camera shutter type on cameras of a comparable type and age to it.

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Has One Image Editing

The number of image editing modes found on the Nikon S3500 is more than most digital cameras of this age and type. The most commonly found image editing is Resizing, but this image editing is not found on this camera. The image editings Crop are also found on this digital camera.

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Has One White Balance

The Nikon S3500 has a greater number of white balance modes than most comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than two years. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on digital cameras that are a comparable age to the S3500.

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Has One Photo Effects

The Nikon S3500 has a greater number of photo effects than most compact cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on digital cameras of this type and age.

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5120 X 2880 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Nikon S3500 has a 5120 x 2880 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This camera also have a still image resolution(s) of 1600 x 1200 and 2272 x 1704. The best still image resolution of all cameras of this type and age is 5152 x 3864 and the worst is 640 x 360.

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99 Auto Focus (AF) Pointss

99 auto Focus (AF) pointss

Most digital cameras of this spec and age have between 1 and 255 auto Focus (AF) pointss, including the Nikon S3500 which has 99 auto Focus (AF) pointss.

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Quite Many Total Megapixels

With a total megapixels of 20.1 megapixels, the Nikon S3500 has one of the more total megapixelss amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age. The total megapixelss of compact cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 10MP to 48MP.

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5152 X 3864 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Nikon S3500 has a higher image resolution than most compact cameras that have been around for more than two years. This camera has a 5152 x 3864 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution.

This camera's image resolution (5152 x 3864 pixels) is actually the best image resolution amongst all digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the S3500.

The worst image resolution amongst similar types of camera is 2592 x 1944 pixels.

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2 USB Version

This camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolutions

The Nikon S3500 supports a maximum video resolution of 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). The worst video resolution of all compact cameras that have been around for more than two years is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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TFT Display

The Nikon S3500 has a better display than most cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Nikon camera has a TFT display, whereas most compact cameras that were released more than two years ago have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight. Digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the S3500 displays range from LCD (worst) to AMOLED (best).

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is the most commonly found focus adjustment on cameras of a similar type and age to it.

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Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The number of audio formats supported by the Nikon S3500 is more than most similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago. This camera supports a WAV audio formats supported, which is the most commonly supported audio formats supported supported by cameras of this spec and age.

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Quite Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

The ISO sensitivity (min)s of compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the S3500 range from 10 to 200, and the average ISO sensitivity (min) is 94. The Nikon S3500 has one of the smaller ISO sensitivity (min)s (only 80) amongst compact cameras of this age.

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15 Reasons Against

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on four expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Chip.de and tecnozoom.it the average expert rating of this Nikon digital camera is 68 out of 100.

Poor Support

Some customers who bought it agreed that it did not have good technical guidance. Bill wrote on Amazon “Only downside is lack of an instruction manual, although you can download one”. Mrs. V. J. Duke wrote “I would say that the manual isn't too helpful just mentions the functions etc” nonetheless they still gave the product an excellent review score.

Poor Connectivity

One Nikon S3500 owner mentioned in their reviews that the product was not wifi compatible. Mr. E. Mercer said “It would have been nice if it was capable of transferring by wifi like other camera do” in their review.

Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Nikon S3500 does not support Full HD video, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other cameras of this age and spec also do not support Full HD video.

We think you might also be interested in alternative digital cameras which also support Full HD video including the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], or the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price] which is also higher rated.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

Across all the similar spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the S3500 the display diagonals range from 1" to 4.8", and the average display diagonal is 2.8". The Nikon S3500 has a quite small display diagonal (only 2.7 inches) compared to most of the other compact cameras that were released more than two years ago.

We compared all the other 2.7" screen digital cameras to this digital camera and we think the Panasonic DMC-FT4[plb_1353102_price], and the Samsung ES71[plb_1426057_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this camera display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Canon SX280 HS[plb_2126239_price] (3"), or the Nikon Coolpix S5300[plb_2272796_price] (3") which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Nikon S3500 does not support wi-Fi, although this is within the context that most of the other compact cameras that have been available for more than two years also do not support wi-Fi.

There are a number of other cameras which also support wi-Fi which you might want to look at including the Galaxy Camera EK-GC110[pl_2083466_price], or the SAMSUNG WB150F[pl_1682907_price] both from Samsung which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D

The Nikon S3500 is not 3D. Most of the other cameras of this type and age are also not 3D.

Digital cameras which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Panasonic DMC-TZ30[plb_1847857_price], or the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the S3500, the Nikon S3500 does not have a GPS (satellite).

It is worth also looking at alternative digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price], the Canon IXUS 140[plb_1561326_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ41[plb_2149949_price].

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Not Waterproof

Most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the S3500 are not waterproof. The Nikon S3500 is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Quite Short Battery Life (max)

At only 0.83 hours, the Nikon S3500 has a very short battery life (max) compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type. The average battery life (max) of comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the S3500 is 21h, and the battery life (max)s range from 0.83h to 520h.

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Only Features Three Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Nikon S3500 is more than most compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This Nikon camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. The flash modess "Flash off" and "Flash on" are also featured on this Nikon digital camera.

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Only Has Four Shooting Modess

The Nikon S3500 has a greater number of shooting modes than most digital cameras of this age and spec. This camera has an Auto shooting modes, which is the most commonly found shooting modes found on comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the S3500. The shooting modess "Manual", "Movie" and "Scene" are also found on this digital camera.

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Quite Narrow Field of View

At only 98 percent, the Nikon S3500 has a fairly narrow field of view compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the S3500. The narrowest field of view of cameras of a similar type and age to the S3500 is 96%, the widest is 100%, and the average field of view is 99%.

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Only Supports Three ISO Sensitivitys

The Nikon S3500 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras that have been available for more than two years. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivitys 80, 1600 and 3200 are also supported by this Nikon camera.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The Nikon S3500 has a greater number of supported image formats than most compact cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by compact cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Nikon S3500

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Nikon released the S3500.

Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Nikon S3500 has a pretty typical digital zoom compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the S3500.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 4x digital zoom cameras currently available including the SX280 HS[pl_2126239_price], or the PowerShot G16[pl_1602829_price] both from Canon or the Panasonic DMC-TZ35[plb_1974789_price] which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a bigger digital zoom then you might also want to look at the Samsung WB350F[plb_2134241_price] (5x and higher rated), or the Kodak Pixpro FZ41[plb_3227932_price] (6x and higher rated).

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Average Optical Zoom

The Nikon S3500 has a pretty typical optical zoom (7 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras that are a similar age to the S3500.

We compared this camera to all the other 7x optical zoom digital cameras and we think the Coolpix S6150[pl_1147112_price], and the 6100[pl_1110079_price] both from Nikon or the Sony DSC-WX10[plb_595125_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Cameras with a bigger optical zoom that might also be worth considering include the Canon 145[plb_2166060_price] (8x) which is also higher rated.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 129 grams, the Nikon S3500 has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a similar age to the S3500.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Image Stabilizer Location
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Type
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Closest Focusing Distance
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Manual Focusing Range (wide)
Manual Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
Focus Adjustment
Smile Detection
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Focus
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Pre-Flash
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Display Resolution
Second Display
Ports & Interfaces
AV Output
DC-In Jack
HDMI
Microphone in
USB Version
Camera
3D
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Multi-Shot
Histogram
Image Editing
Camera File System
Tripod Mountable
Multi Burst Mode
Camera Playback
Brightness Adjustment
Scene Modes
Languages Support
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Battery Level Indicator
Battery Recharge Time
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Hand Strap
Quick Start Guide
Carrying Case
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Bluetooth
Data Network
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Technical Details
Self-Timer

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Expert Reviews

(7)

PhotographyBlog.com

The Nikon Coolpix S3500 is a slim-line digital compact camera, just 20.5mm thick. It features a 20 megapixel sensor and, despite the thin frame, sports a 7x optical zoom with lens-shift vibration... Read more…

5 June 2013

If you're looking for a cheap camera you can't go far wrong with the Nikon Coolpix S3500, particularly as most budget cameras have at most 5x optical zoom, here you'll find a 7x optical zoom lens...

21 July 2014

Aparat z matryc? 20,1 Mp, wy?wietlaczem 2,7 cala i zoomem optycznym 7x. Oprócz zdj?? umo?liwia te? rejestracj? wideo w maksymalnej rozdzielczo?ci 1280 x 720 pikseli.OpisSpecyfikacja i wyniki...

Facilit d'uso
Design colorato
Filmati HD
Funzione ritratti intelligenti
Risoluzione sensore
Grandezza e risoluzione display
Solo modalit automatiche
Qualit del sensore
16 October 2013

Die im Frühjahr 2013 mit einer unverbindlichen Preisempfehlung von 139 Euro von Nikon in acht Metallicversionen auf den Markt gebrachte digitale Kompaktkamera Coolpix S3500 verfügt über... Read more…

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User Reviews

(102)
Reviewed 16 April 2015 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this camera for my daughter to replace her Sony one. She is snap-happy and took it to New York with her for its maiden voyage. All in all, she was very pleased with it. Great size for... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Bought this as a Christmas present for my sister. she still loves it after a year of use and I must say that for the price they quality of pictures and recordings is in fact very good. I would... Read more…

Reviewed 12 January 2015 by Alex
(Verified Purchase)

I use this for holidays, parties and so on, also at work- I run a landscape company and often need progress shots - I've taken pics in the sun, in the rain, even in the snow and they come out... Read more…

Reviewed 17 November 2014 by MR P E MORGAN
(Verified Purchase)

The Nikon Coolpix S3500 camera is a highly competent point-and-shoot compact, with a very pocketable slim case, and an easy to use interface. The intended audience for this camera is clearly... Read more…

Reviewed 25 September 2014 by GEC

I bought this as a nifty "top pocket" camera that would be easy to carry around. Did everything I would expect --for 7 months-- and then let me down bad on my holiday in South of France.... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon s3500, nikon s3500p, nikon s3500b, nikon s3500bl, nikon s3500pk, nikon s3500bla, nikon s3500blac, nikon s3500black, nikon coolpixs3500, nikon coolpixs3500p, nikon coolpixs3500pk
Barcodes 00018208263615, 00018208929665, 00018208932979, 00018208933020, 00018208933068, 00018208933112, 00018208933143, 00018208933181, 00018208933211, 00018208988846, 00182091231546, 03609740043536, 04960759138491, 08033737552087, 08033737552094, 08033737552117, 08033737552124, 08033737552131, 08431016435418, 08431016435814, 08431016435913, 08594157008740

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