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Nikon COOLPIX 8700
4.1 out of 10

Nikon COOLPIX 8700

Coupling a 2/3-inch 8.31 megapixel CCD imager with an 8.9 - 71.2 Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Nikon COOLPIX 8700

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Overall 4
4.0

Died on me

Microbio, Amazon
10 January 2011
  • Summary: I loved this camera from the moment it came out of the box. I took it with me everywhere I went and treated it lovingly. It gave me amazing shots. Everything from macro, panoramic, motion, you name it - it delivered.
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Overall 4
4.0

Nikon Coolpix 8700

sewing.mama, Ebay
8 May 2010
  • Summary: I do not like this camera. The photos are very noisy/grainy. The camera itself is very lightweight and easy to carry however the quality of the photos in lower light conditions is terrible. I will be switching back to Canon.
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Overall 4
4.0

Big time disappointment

Lancs lass "disappointed in Seattle", Amazon
6 July 2006
  • Summary: I had high expectations for the Coolpix 8700 being a Nikon product. I have been very disappointed with this camera for the following reasons: the owners manual is almost impossible to understand unless you are a rocket scientist.
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Overall 4
4.0

Poky

Carrie, Amazon
19 April 2006
  • Summary: Good quality photos in outdoor lighting. Inside in low-light conditions I found them quite grainy unless I was standing very close to the suject. The worst problem was the shutter. It was WAY too slow! By the time the camera took the picture, what I was hoping to capture was gone.
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Overall 4
4.0

Nice camera when it works & Good luck getting Nikon to back warrenty

here in vermont "mama-spoils", Amazon
23 November 2005
  • Summary: Ok, I am not stupid person when it comes to cameras. So here it is short and sweet. Pros.. *Decent pictures when the camera works, but NOT FOR POINT AND SHOOTERS!! *Many options for the advanced photo taker.
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Overall 4
4.0

Focusing system

P. Snejersons, Amazon
23 December 2004
  • Summary: One major problem with this camera is its focusing system. Autofocus is not reliable in a low light (what camera thinks to be a low light -- and this is not what you expect). On the other hand manual focus is comletely inefficient.
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