Nikon Coolpix S3300 was launched in early 2012, as a successor to S3200. It is a compact digital camera and is designed for casual photographers. It has 6x zoom, a 16 MP sensor and HD video recording. With dazzling color collection of pink, purple, gold, red, black and silver, it is surely a thing to show off. So, how good is the camera, and is it worth buying?
- Compact Digital camera
- Comes with a 16 megapixel sensor
- NIKKOR lens, with 6x optical zoom
- Aperture of f/3.5.
- 2.7 inch monitor
- Video recording in 720p HD resolution
- 210 still pictures and video recording of almost 1h 30 mins on a fully charged camera
Before you start judging the camera, one should consider the fact that it is designed for those, who like to take casual pictures. Nikon Coolpix S3300 is sleek, and can easily fit into your pocket. It is very easy to use, with a simple navigation system. The LCD screen, for viewing photos is a bit too small at 2.7 inches, but that’s still large enough for most uses. Coolpix S3300 has a dedicated ‘Scenes’ button, which gives you four options to choose from– auto, Scenes, Smart Portrait and Picture styles. S3300 comes with Blink proofing, which analyses the pictures to find if there are any blinks. Whether to use the flash or not is also decided by the camera. Nikon cameras are known for their excellent flash systems, so one doesn’t really need to worry about this part of the camera.
There’s also the Eye-Fi tech that S3300 comes with. It is compatible with Eye-Fi cards, which are basically memory cards which have the ability to connect to Wi-Fi networks. Once, an Eye-Fi card, finds a network, it uploads pictures to the site which you have specified. It is very handy when you are on the go and are sort on memory cards.
Being designed for point-and-shoot type of users, Coolpix S3300 comes can be booted and used to take pictures in less than 2 seconds. So, if you have Coolpix, it is very unlikely that you would miss any candid moment. It also has a continuous shooting mode, which takes many pictures at one go, and lets you choose which one to keep. Coolpix S3300 can take 9 pics in 10 seconds.
Nikon Coolpix S3300 is a very well designed and capable compact camera as it is easy to use, very affordable, looks great and renders excellent indoor photos. If you are looking for a camera to take to parties and gatherings with your friends, Nikon Coolpix S3300 should be the camera of your choice.
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