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Nikon S6200

$279.99
Nikon S6200
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An award winning and low cost compact camera, with very good features
Compact 16MP 10x Yes Nov 2011
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Nikon S6200 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Nikon S6200 number 153 across all digital cameras.
90
Reviews
67 Reviews + 2 Awards
94
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has very good user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 74%, based on 67 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 digital cameras 2018.
This Nikon digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Lens-shift vibration reduction (vr) function for superior camera shake compensation
5. high-speed response that ensures certain capture of fleeting scenes
Filter effects:
Special effects:
4. shooting, playback and retouch functions that easily enable the creation of artistic works: special effects, filter effects
When A tripod is used:
With hand-held shooting:
Hand-held/tripod night landscape detection function
Flash control:
Motion detection:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Low noise at high sensitivities:
Technologies for beautiful nighttime shots
3. equipped with 4 technologies and A hand-held/tripod night landscape detection function that enable capture of beautiful nighttime shots in difficult dimly lit or dark surroundings
2. high-power optical zoom lens built into one of the smallest bodies in its class
1. an effective pixel count of 16.0-million pixels and A 10x optical zoom NIKKOR lens with A zoom range beginning at the wide-angle 25 mm (equivalent in 35mm [135] format) for coverage of A broad range of angles of view
A high-performance model with an effective pixel count of 16.0-million pixels for superior image quality and equipped with A 10x optical zoom NIKKOR lens, all in one of the most compact bodies in its class
Has an image stabilizer
Average minimum aperture number
6. A user-friendly camera with an elegant design available in A variety of colors

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Nikon S6200 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon S6200?

The Nikon S6200 is 93mm wide and 56.7mm tall. It is 25.4mm deep and weighs 0.16kg.

Nikon S6200 front dimensions
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Nikon S6200 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Terrific Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $279.99 it is still cheaper than 71% of cameras.

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Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Nikon S6200 of 16MP is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 47% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Nikon S6200 of 10x is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 68% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Nikon S6200's minimum aperture number of 3.2 is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 81% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon S6200 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of digital cameras.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Nikon S6200 of only 3,200 is lower than 66% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Faster Than Average Camera Shutter Speed

The Nikon S6200's camera shutter speed of 0.008s is faster than average when compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 66% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon S6200 has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Very Light

The weight of the Nikon S6200 of only 160g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lighter than 66% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The weights of digital cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Nikon S6200 of 25mm is in the longest 32% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Field of View

The average field of view of all digital cameras is 100%, with the narrowest being 92% and the widest being 1,000%. The field of view of the Nikon S6200 of only 98% is in the narrowest 15% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The average internal memory of all digital cameras is 50MB, with the smallest being 1MB and the biggest being 700MB. The internal memory of the Nikon S6200 of 74MB is bigger than 81% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Nikon S6200 supports video capability, unlike 67% of cameras which do not support video capability.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Nikon S6200 of 0.435" is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 55% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Nikon S6200 has an HDMI port, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other digital cameras, the Nikon S6200 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The display resolution of the Nikon S6200 of only 230,000 pixels is in the lowest 23% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Nikon S6200 supports Full HD video, unlike 76% of digital cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Nikon S6200 of 4x is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 21% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The Nikon S6200 supports a maximum still image resolution of 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. The resolution of all digital cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Only 960 X 540 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Nikon S6200 is 960 x 540 pixels. That's 75% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. In addition, this Nikon camera supports a video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of digital cameras is 1", the largest is 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Nikon S6200's display diagonal of only 2.7" is smaller than 78% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon 26275, vma865e1, vma864e1, ncs325, ncs326

Barcodes:

00018208262731, 00018208262748, 00018208262755, 00018208262762, 00018208856732, 00018208856749, 00018208856756, 00018208856763, 00018208856770, 00018208856787, 00018208923281, 00018208923328, 00018208923335, 00018208923366, 00018208923403, 00018208923441, 00018208923465, 03610170008453, 03610170008682, 03610170029953, 03610170033134, 05908219984300, 08033737552612, 08033737552629

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