Nikon Coolpix S5100

  • Nikon Coolpix S5100
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Based on 20 scores, 21 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    2
  • Good:
    9
  • Average:
    4
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Good performance at high sensitivities, Sharp, colourful images, Slim design, 5x zoom with wide angle, Good value for money

Cons:

  • Occasionally misfocuses at wide end of the zoom, Charging is via a proprietary USB cable, which means you're stuck if you lose it.

Expert reviews and ratings

By IT Reviews on -

The COOLPIX S5100 is a fun, chic compact digital camera that produces good low-light results and offers easy to use controls, a wide range of shooting options and impressive daylight imagery - apart from the rather lacklustre and noisy HD video mode....

By DigitalVersus on 40

The Nikon Coolpix S5100 lives up to expectations: it's a basic camera with inconsistent build quality that's counting on its cute, colourful looks and its low price to help you forget about its only just acceptable picture quality (that's...

By Pocket-lint on 80

Nikon’s COOLPIX S80 is as simple-to-use as can be and that seems to be this cameras raison d’etre. The S80’s capable of good rather than great results but at higher sensitivity settings things are poor. Nevertheless, crammed within...

By Digital Camera Buyer on 60

The Nikon COOLPIX S5100 is reasonably priced and looks stylish, yet its processing power is poor and the picture quality is questionable in certain situationsOverall Our provides the latest photography news, reviews, previews, features and...

By ePHOTOzine on 90

It's very rare that a compact camera of this price level truly impresses. During testing the Nikon Coolpix S5100 proved itself to be easy to use, reasonably responsive and capable of delivering great quality images. In fact I feel the image quality...

By CNET Australia on 75

The S5100 is a pocket-sized camera that will suit photographers on a budget just fine. Anyone else expecting stellar image quality and tons of features should look...

By Computeractive on 100

For pictures and performance this is one of the best pocket-sized 5x zoom snapshots currently available for around...

By PhotographyBLOG on 80

While its feature set may be no more impressive on paper than slightly cheaper rivals, the Nikon Coolpix S5100 is one of the best compact snappers in its broad price range for image sharpness and quality, so worth paying a modest extra for in our...

By CNET UK on 70

The Nikon Coolpix S5100 is a reasonably priced, attractive and generally competent pocket camera for those who really do just want to point and...

By NeoCamera on 60

The Nikon Coolpix S5100 is one of many ultra-compact point-and-shoot cameras with a wide-angle lens. This model manages to stand out by its fast and reliable autofocus system, something which is rare among such small cameras. This feature makes it...

By PC Authority on 83

Nikon's latest mid-range compact squeezes good image quality and a 720p video mode in for under $300...

By T3 Magazine on 80

A great budget compact camera which is easy to use but still delivers good quality...

By TechRadar on 70

The compact camera market shows no sign of becoming less cutthroat. No sooner has Nikon announced the high-end P7000, designed to go head-to-head with the Canon G12, than the company unleashes an assault on the low-end of the market, with the 12.2...

By PC Pro on 83

A brilliant little camera whose few minor flaws are compensated for by excellent value...

International Review By Ere Numérique on 75

Petit compact classique proposé à un tarif attractif pour un modèle de grande marque, le Nikon S5100 constitue un choix intéressant pour ceux qui...

International Review By Chip.de on 61

CHIP Online hat das Digitalkamera-Testverfahren verbessert. Dieser Text basiert noch auf den früheren Messergebnissen.Mit farbenfrohen Gehäuse-Varianten in knalligem Rot, Blau, Pink oder Violett zielt Nikon auf den Einsteiger-Markt....

International Review By Betabuzz on 66

Die Nikon Coolpix S5100 ist eine solide Einsteigerkamera für die kleinen Momente des Alltags – nicht mehr und nicht weniger. Doch selbst Anfänger werden schon bald nach mehr Qualität streben, was den Schnäppchen-Kaufpreis...

International Review By Magnus.de on 40

Eine 5-fach-Zoomkamera mit ansprechendem Äußeren, schnellem Autofokus und optischem Bildstabilisator zum relativ günstigen Preis. Die unterdurchschnittliche Bildqualität bei höheren ISO-Zahlen und längeren Brennweiten...

International Review By Foto-News on 83

Dieser Test enthält nur die Gesamtnote der Nikon Coolpix...

International Review By TecnoZoom on 70

La Nikon COOLPIX S5100 è una fotocamera compatta di buona qualità in grado di assicurare buone prestazioni a tutti. I programmi automatici consentono di scattare belle foto anche se non si alcuna dimestichezza con il settore della fotografia....