Nikon Coolpix S5300
Nikon Coolpix S5300
Top 69%756 points
Top 69%
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Nikon Coolpix S5300 review: 35 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

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 25.4mm

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.
99
Canon EOS R: 5655

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. 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.
6400 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
180shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

7. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 30fps
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps

8. weight

138g
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
39% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/1515s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

11. 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 S5300
46% have it

12. 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 S5300
73% have it

13. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
66% have it

14. volume

117.46cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

15. width

96.9mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

16. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
89% have it

17. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Light L16: 5"

18. thickness

20.9mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

19. height

58mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

20. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
87% have it

21. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
70% have it

22. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
67% have it

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.
8x
Nikon Coolpix P1000: 125x

24. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
98% have it

25. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
93% have it

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