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Nikon Coolpix P7000 test / review by CNET UK – compact with large sensor

3 October, 2010 (18:07) | Compact Camera, Nikon, Review | By: Camera News

Nikon Coolpix P7000

Nikon Coolpix P7000

CNET UK has reviewed a new digital camera from Nikon. The camera is called Nikon Coolpix P7000 and features a large image sensor (1/1.7-inch) so it seems Nikon this time has concentrated on image quality. Let us hear what the reviewer thinks about this Nikon compact.

Some key features for the :
-10.1 megapixel, large 1/1.7-inch CCD image sensor
-7.1x optical zoom lens (28-200mm)
-Image stabilization
-3″ LCD screen
-HD movie recording (720p)
-ISO up to 6400
-Uses SD and SDHC memory cards

CNET UK ends up giving the Nikon Coolpix P7000 a total score of 4 out of 5 possible stars. On the positive side we find aspects such as very good build quality, the design resembles a DSLR, dedicated buttons for several functions and the image quality is good. On the negative side there are a few issues like a hefty price tag, bulky design and it is not the easiest camera to use. Overall the P7000 seems like a very good compact camera with a few shortcomings.
Read the full review of the here.

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