Nikon Coolpix S6100
Top 56%663 points
Top 56%
Megapixels
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10.91MP - 19.73MP
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Nikon Coolpix S6100: 47 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
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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.
400ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
178
0

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
1.20fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
176
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6. weight

175g
HTC Re: 65.50g
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

720 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.
210shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
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10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon Coolpix S6100
48% have it
86
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11. fastest shutter speed

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

326ppi
Hasselblad Stellar: 544ppi
77
0

13. width

58mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
76
0

14. volume

151.04cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

15. height

97.90mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
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16. thickness

26.60mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
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17. battery power

1050mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX: 4360mAh
69
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18. resolution

783 x 587px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
69
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19. 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 S6100
46% have it
67
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20. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon Coolpix S6100
22% have it
59
0

21. 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 S6100
36% have it
59
0

22. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
59
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23. 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 S6100
73% have it
57
0

24. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Nikon Coolpix S6100
18% have it
52
0

25. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon Coolpix S6100
88% have it
51
0

26. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.10s
Leica M Typ 240: 0s
49
0

27. power up delay

It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
3.70s
Nikon D70: 0.01s
44
0

28. 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.
7x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.30x
43
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29. 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

30. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Nikon Coolpix S6100
88% have it
41
0

31. 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.
196mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2m
39
0

32. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
1
Nikon D5: 400
38
0

33. 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

34. 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.
28mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
35
0

35. has 3D photo/video recording capabilities

The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.
Nikon Coolpix S6100
10% have it
33
0

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