Nikon Coolpix S9900 Review
Preview posted 02/09/2015 by Michael Palmer
Review posted 11/16/2015 by Josh Fate
- Both Auto and Program modes provide pleasing results
- 30x optical zoom lens is incredibly versatile and ready for any situation
- Dedicated Video Capture Button is always ready to record Full 1080p HD video
- 3.0-inch LCD features a high resolution that is great for composing and viewing images
- Vari-angle LCD is great for shooting in difficult situations
- WiFi & GPS adds a great deal of versatility and sharing capabilities
- Lens-Shift VR helps steady the camera in all conditions
- Fast and Accurate AF system
- Overall an amazing set of features
- HDMI output
- Good Battery Life
- Blotchy images when viewing them at 100%, takes away from sharpness and overall image quality
- Burst shooting only captures 5-6 images at a time
- Weak pop-up flash unit
- Higher noise levels than we were hoping to see
- Pricey for the image quality
|The Nikon CoolPix S9900 has been designed as an amazing travel camera,
with a feature set that is ready for any situation. Less than
outstanding image quality is the only thing that stops us from giving a
full recommendation. Read more in our Full Conclusion. |
The Nikon Coolpix S9900 is a compact, long-zoom digital camera that's perfect for those who need a telephoto lens, but still want to travel light. The 16-megapixel CMOS image sensor is mated to a 30x optical zoom lens. It can record Full HD video, and Nikon also included a Time-lapse video feature.
There are automatic as well as manual exposure control modes, built-in GPS, Wi-Fi, and NFC technologies for geo-tagging your pictures down to the exact latitude and longitude, and then sharing them via compatible smartphones and tablets.
Finally, the high-resolution 3.0" Vari-angle display offers flexibility for taking dynamically angled shots as well as good old selfies.
Nikon Coolpix S9900:
- 16MP CMOS image sensor
- 30x optical zoom lens
- 60x Dynamic Fine Zoom
- Built-in GPS with POI (Points of Interest) Technology
- Nikon Snapbridge
- 3.0" Vari-angle LCD Display (921K dot)
- Automatic & Manual Exposure Mode Controls
- Full HD Video Recording
- Time-lapse Video
The Nikon Coolpix S9900 is available in black or red for $349.95. See our best price box at the top right of this page to see current online pricing.
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