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Rollei Sportsline 80 Digital Camera

Compact Camera 8MP 1x CMOS Jan 2015
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Sensor Type Release Date
Average user reviews
Robust
Reasonably priced
3 Reviews

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Reviews

Average User Reviews

Users have rated this camera on average 73%.

Rollei Cameras Have OK Reviews

We checked the reviews from users and experts of hundreds of digital cameras to determine an average rating for each digital camera brand. On average digital cameras made by Rollei have only ok reviews from experts and owners.


Design

Robust

A number of Rollei Sportsline 80 reviewers who bought the Rollei Sportsline 80 agreed that it was good at resisting water ingress. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon in October last year “Wanted something that could take decent pics underwater” in their review of this digital camera.

Has a Shock Resistant

The Rollei Sportsline 80 has a shock resistant. Most of the other waterproof cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera also have a shock resistant.

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Waterproof

The Sportsline 80 is waterproof. Most of the other cameras of this type and age also are waterproof.

We compared all the other waterproof cameras to this digital camera and we think the Olympus TG-620[plb_383816_price], the Fujifilm FinePix XP70[plb_2145009_price], and the Polaroid IE090[plb_2957341_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Difficult to Use

One person wrote in their reviews that it was not easy to use. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “As a diver I used to use an expensive Nikon SLR in a housing for photojournalism shots”.

Very Low Waterproof Up to

Comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to this camera have waterproof (up to) of between 3m and 60m. With a waterproof up to of only 3 meters, the Sportsline 80 has a fairly low waterproof up to compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to this digital camera.

We compared this digital camera to all the other 3m waterproof cameras and we think the Kodak PlaySport[plb_2621744_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Cameras with a higher waterproof up to that might be worth looking at include the Rollei Sportsline 100[plb_2877525_price] (10m and higher rated).

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Good Quality Pictures

One customer said that it was able to produce good images.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Rollei Sportsline 80 supports video recording, as do most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Sportsline 80 supports Full HD video. Most of the other cameras that were launched more than two years ago also support Full HD video.

There are a number of alternative cameras which support Full HD video currently available that you might want to look at including the Olympus TG-620[plb_383816_price], or the Nikon Coolpix AW110[plb_1721867_price] which has better reviews.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Sportsline 80 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by digital cameras of this age and type. 1280 x 720 pixels is also supported by this camera. In addition, this Rollei camera support video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels and 640 x 480 pixels and 720 x 480 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all digital cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution across comparable types of digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on waterproof cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Rollei Sportsline 80 supports video capability, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras which support video capability and we think the TG-620[pl_383816_price], and the Stylus Tough TG-835[pl_2292352_price] both from Olympus or the Nikon AW130[plb_1147127_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Rollei Sportsline 80 has a built-in flash. Most of the other waterproof cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera also have a built-in flash.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras with a built-in flash and we think because of it's better review score, the Olympus TG-620[plb_383816_price], the Fujifilm FinePix XP70[plb_2145009_price], and the Polaroid IE090[plb_2957341_price] is also worth considering.

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Lens System

Fairly Big Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of waterproof cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera is 2x and the biggest is 16x. With a digital zoom of 8 times zoom factor, the Sportsline 80 has one of the bigger digital zooms amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

Across all the cameras that have been available for more than two years the optical zooms range from 1x to 7.1x, and the average optical zoom is 4x. The Rollei Sportsline 80 has a quite small optical zoom (only 1 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera.

There are a number of alternative 1x optical zoom cameras currently available that you might want to consider including the Kodak PlaySport[plb_2621744_price], or the Coleman C5WP[plb_2022447_price] which has better reviews.

If this waterproof camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might want to look at the Rollei Sportsline 100[plb_2877525_price] (4x), or the Pentax WG-30[plb_3228323_price] (5x) which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Big Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Sportsline 80 of only 2.8 is one of the biggest amongst cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The maximum aperture numbers of waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 2.7 to 19, and the average maximum aperture number is 5.7.

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Technical Details

Has a Self-Timer

The Sportsline 80 has a self-timer. Most of the other cameras of this type and age also have a self-timer.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Sportsline 80 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Memory

Fairly Large Maximum Memory Card Size

With a maximum memory card size of 32 gigabytes, the Rollei Sportsline 80 has a quite large maximum memory card size compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this camera. Waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago have maximum memory card sizes of between 8GB and 130GB.

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Picture Quality

3648 X 2736 Still Image Resolution

The Rollei Sportsline 80 has a 3648 x 2736 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most waterproof cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This digital camera also have still image resolution(s) of 4000 x 3000, 3264 x 2448, 3072 x 2304, 2592 x 1944 and 2048 x 1536 and 1600 x 1200. The best still image resolution of all waterproof cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this camera is 4608 x 3456 and the worst is 640 x 480.

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Display

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera is 1.8" and the largest is 3.2". At only 2.4 inches, the Sportsline 80 has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

Digital cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the Rollei Sportsline 100[plb_2877525_price] (2.7"), or the Pentax WG-30[plb_3228323_price] (2.7") which is also higher rated.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have an HDMI

The Sportsline 80 does not have an HDMI. Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age do have an HDMI.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Rollei released the Sportsline 80 in April 2017.


Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

With a weight of 135 grams, the Sportsline 80 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might also want to look at the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT25[plb_1904999_price] (125g).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers rollei 10050, rollei 1080p
Barcodes 04048805100507, 04048805100514, 04048805100521, 04048805100538
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