Nikon Coolpix S5300
Top 63%570 points
Top 63%
Megapixels
Number of cameras
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Top 95%
747 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Nikon Coolpix S5300: 36 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
295
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.
99
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
191
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
176
0

5. weight

138g
HTC Re: 65.50g
142
0

6. 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.
6400ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
127
0

7. video recording

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

8. 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
114
0

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
34% have it
100
0

10. fastest shutter speed

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

11. width

96.90mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
76
0

12. volume

117.46cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

13. height

58mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

14. thickness

20.90mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

15. 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
67
0

16. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
59
0

17. 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
57
0

18. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
88% have it
51
0

19. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
66% have it
49
0

20. 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

21. 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 P900: 83.30x
43
0

22. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
88% have it
41
0

23. 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.
3.70f
Ricoh GR II: 1f
41
0

24. 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
67% have it
41
0

25. 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

26. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
64% have it
37
0

27. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
62% have it
36
0

28. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
93% have it
32
0

29. 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 S5300
92% have it
30
0

30. 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 S5300
96% have it
28
0

31. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
99% have it
27
0

32. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
98% have it
27
0

33. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
98% have it
27
0

34. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
99% have it
26
0

35. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Nikon Coolpix S5300
99% have it
26
0

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