Nikon Coolpix S8100

  • Nikon Coolpix S8100
79
Based on 21 scores, 25 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    5
  • Good:
    12
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Features, Handling, Performance, Verdict, Specification
  • Excellent image sharpness, well built, impressive movie quality
  • Very good image quality, HDR shooting mode, 1080p video, Compact, sleek design

Cons:

  • Few manual options, No grid lines, No dedicated battery charger, Output compartment door seems flimsy, Charging port is difficult to reach, Below-average battery life, Hard-to-reach on/off button, Soft corners at wide-angle, Bright chromatic aberration...
  • Some corner softness, Does not stitch photos in-camera

Expert reviews and ratings

By Digital Camera Buyer on 80

The S8100 is an absolute joy to use. It looks fantastic and provides quality, detailed images that don’t disappoint. If your budget can stretch, then it’s a must-have Overall Our provides the latest photography news, reviews, previews,...

By The Imaging Resource on

Overall, we liked the Nikon Coolpix 8100, and had a lot of fun shooting with it. Outdoors, the Nikon S8100 takes very good photographs with excellent color. Indoors, the camera does reasonably well considering the 12-megapixel resolution and long...

By ePHOTOzine on 80

The Nikon Coolpix S8100 is an impressive compact camera that is packed with features, and most importantly delivers great photo quality in practically all situations. The camera offers an impressive full HD video mode, that allows use of optical zoom,...

By DigitalVersus on 60

The Nikon S8100 is responsive, easy to use and has a nice screen. However, the BSI CMOS sensor seems to have given Nikon a false sense of security, as picture quality at high ISO settings is surprisingly disappointing. Plus, the stabilised 30-300 mm...

By TechRadar on 80

Although it's not stuffed to overflowing with technology, the Nikon Coolpix S8100 has all the essentials, plus a few features that help you get decent shots in tricky situations, notably in low light and fast action situations.It is in many respects...

By PC Pro on 83

A worthwhile update to the excellent S8000, with Full HD video and excellent image quality...

By PhotoRadar on 80

Although it’s not stuffed to overflowing with technology, the Nikon S8100 has all the essentials, plus a 10x zoom lens and a few features that help you get decent shots in tricky situations, notably in low light and fast action situations. It is...

By What Digital Camera on 85

The Jessops exclusive Nikon COOLPIX S8100 has some impressive specs on paper, from the 12MP sensor through to the 10x optical zoom lens with five kinds of anti-shake technology.Nikon COOLPIX S8100 review - Features There are, of course, plenty of...

By PC Mag on

With a 10x zoom lens, four-way image stabilization and a 3-inch LCD screen, the Coolpix S8100 ($299.95 list) by Nikon promises "superb color and razor-sharp results," according to the company. This compact sports a 12.1 megapixel CMOS optical sensor...

By TechReviewSource on 70

The Nikon Coolpix S8100 is a 12.1-megapixel digital camera with an advanced CMOS sensor and a 10x optical zoom. You also get speedy performance and a large LCD display, including 1080p video recording and a flashy, portable design. Image quality...

By cnet on 78

With fast performance, good photos, and an excellent feature-to-price ratio, the Nikon Coolpix S8100 is a compact megazoom worth...

By CNET Australia on 79

Offering a whole heap of shooting modes and generally good image quality, the S8100 is a tempting proposition for those looking for a 10x optical zoom...

By infoSync World on 74

This is another classic Nikon/Canon tale in which both cameras of equal abilities offer the best of other worlds. The Nikon Coolpix S8100 has a better focal length, flash, LCD screen, and has 30fps 1080p video—basically better overall hardware....

International Review By Datatid on 90

Denne evne har taget et skridt videre og lavet en kombination af en billedsensor og billedprocessor, som betyder, at hver pixel nærmest har sin egen lille fotolampe. S8100 er lavet, så alle pixel bliver boostet lysmæssigt, og du skulle...

International Review By PC-Welt.de on

Die Nikon Coolpix S8100 gehört zu den sogenannten Reisekameras, das sind besonders handliche Digitalkameras in der Kompaktklasse. Die 12,0 Megapixel Kamera bietet eine hervorragende Auflösung. Die Akkuleistung beträgt circa 210 Fotos. Der...

International Review By M3.idg.se on 80

Om du inte vill kånka på en tung systemkamera så är en kompaktkamera att föredra. Vi har testat de sex intressanta kameror under 3 000...

International Review By PC-tidningen on 90

Hemligheten är en kombination av ett stort ­objektiv som släpper in mycket ljus och en ljuskänslig bildsensor som resulterar i en maximal ljuskänslighet på 3200 ISO.Baksidan domineras av en ljusstark skärm på tre...

International Review By Bild & Ljud Hemma on 83

Om S8100 hade haft högre optisk kvalitet så skulle den ha varit en vinnare. Nu lyckas Nikon bara nästan. Kameran är väldigt enkel att sköta och blixtsnabb, även i seriefoto, och bild- och video­kvaliteten är...

International Review By Lyd og bilde on 83

Med bedre optisk kvalitet ville S8100 vært en vinner. Slik det er nå, er det bare nesten for Nikon. Kameraet er svært enkelt å bruke, det er lynraskt også på serieopptak, både bilde- og videokvaliteten holder høyt...

International Review By Netzwelt on

Werbung Umgedrehter Bildsensor, große Brennweite und leuchtstarker Bildschirm Nikon verwendet bei der Coolpix S8100 einen rückseitig belichteten CMOS-Sensor mit einer maximalen Auflösung von 12,1 Megapixeln. Bei dem Bildsensor mit einer...