Nikon Coolpix S4100
Top 63%567 points
Top 63%
Megapixels
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10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Nikon Coolpix S4100: 41 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

14MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
294
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
247
0

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
191
0

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
800ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
178
0

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
0.7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
176
0

6. weight

131g
HTC Re: 65.5g
142
0

7. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
3200ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
127
0

8. video recording

1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
115
0

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
190shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.0005s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
81
0

11. width

56.8mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

12. volume

107.38cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

13. height

95mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

14. thickness

19.9mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

15. battery power

700mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX: 4360mAh
69
0

16. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
46% have it
67
0

17. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
22% have it
59
0

18. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
36% have it
59
0

19. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
58
0

20. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
73% have it
56
0

21. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
18% have it
52
0

22. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
88% have it
51
0

23. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
5x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

24. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Canon EOS M6: 2
43
0

25. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
3.2f
Ricoh GR II: 1f
41
0

26. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
88% have it
41
0

27. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
130mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
0

28. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
4s
Hasselblad H5D-200c MS: 720s
37
0

29. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
26mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
35
0

30. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
93% have it
32
0

31. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5: 3.1
31
0

32. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
92% have it
30
0

33. has manual white balance

With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
96% have it
28
0

34. internal storage

0.02GB
Leica TL: 32GB
28
0

35. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Nikon Coolpix S4100
98% have it
27
0

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