Editors Liked

  • Powerful 10x optical zoom lens, Can shoot photos before Android finishes booting up (but not change settings), Large library of available apps for download from Google Play store, Third-party apps allow functionality unheard of in closed-OS cameras, In
  • The Nikon Coolpix S800c is a good-looking point-and-shoot running on Android with a nice touch screen, Wi-Fi, GPS, and full access to the Google Play store and all the apps and content you'd find on other Android devices

Editors Didn't Like

  • Dim OLED display attracts smudges, is hard to see under sunlight, Very limited stock camera feature set for its price, Strong division between Android and camera features, Doesn't fully take advantage of Android's benefits, Android version used is show
  • The S800c feels like a camera with an Android smartphone tacked on, and a slow and old one at that. Battery life is very short. Photo quality isn't any better than its far less expensive line mate, the Coolpix S6300