Nikon is a well known camera brand that manufactures both SLR and DSLR cameras. Nikon Coolpix S6600 was introduced in the market in August 2013. It is a compact camera with vari-angle screen ideal for shooting high up or low down and for taking perfectly framed self portrait. It has a 16 megapixel sensor and 12x optical zoom lens, Wi-Fi capability and FullHD video. The body of the camera is curvy packed with technology. The price of the camera is affordable and is available in five different colors including black, white, pink, red and purple.
Nikon Coolpix S6600 has 12x optical zoom lens that is a 35mm equivalent of 25-300mm and a 16 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor. To keep the images sharp the camera has an optical image stabilization option. The camera automatically adjusts the camera settings through its auto mode feature for the detected scene. Apart from that, there are special effects, easy panorama and scene modes. The Glamour retouch feature can apply digital make-up such as concealer, brush, redden cheeks with whiten teeth/eyes and much more when shooting portraits.
Moreover, the camera has built-in Wi-Fi so that you can transfer your videos and photos to your tablet or smartphone and share them on social networks. The shooting becomes very easy from any position you want due to its vari-angle screen. With stereo sound the videos can be recorded in full 1080p HD. Some of the key features can be defined here:
Some Key Features:
ISO 125 - 6400,16 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor, Built-in Wi-Fi, 12x optical zoom lens (35mm equivalent 25-300mm),Full 1080p HD video recording, Optical image stabilization, Easy Panorama mode, TFT LCD monitor of 2.7 inch 460k dot with vari-angle, 2cm minimum focusing distance, Special effects, Glamour retouch, Comes in five different colors black, white, pink, red and purple.
Camera is compact and the vari-angle screen does not make the camera heavy you can even carry it in your pocket. To reduce the chances of being scratched you can turn the screen to face the camera. To make room for the screen the playback and scene mode buttons on the rear while on the top of the camera there is shutter release, on/off button and zoom rocker. On the back there are movie record, delete buttons, menu and d-pad as well. This d-pad gives you a quick access to self-timer, macro modes, exposure compensation and flash.
Does it Worth the Money?
The Nikon Coolpix S6600 is available in an affordable price that is small enough to carry and offer flexibility and performance to shoot closer or farther away. The internal memory is 4 GB that requires Li-ion battery. Upon opening the Coolpix box you will get a thick booklet that is Quick Start guide that comes in multiple languages. There is also a CD with Nikon ViewNX for editing and tagging suites for your photos. It has a charging unit that uses lithium ion battery and USB cable. There are two units first accepts the USB cable that can be doubled as a charging unit and second is the two prongs main connector that can be plugged into the second unit. Furthermore, to keep the camera safe while taking photographs you will find a wrist strap along with the camera.
The Nikon Coolpix S6600 camera is quite affordable and comes with a vari-angle screen that is an appealing feature for which you can opt for it. It offers high-quality images that come with plenty of features such as Wi-Fi, fast continuous shooting, filters, autofocus and panorama mode. If you want a camera with vari-angle screen then this one is good for you. Furthermore, the camera comes with a 2 year manufacturer warranty and comes with a dimension of 96.9 cm x 27.2 cm x 57.1 cm.