Summary: As the smallest digital camera with 18X optical zoom, the Nikon Coolpix P80 faces several other models having a similar range. However, by being the smallest, the P80 states its uniqueness clearly, although one always expects compromises to acheive such relatively compact dimensions.
Pros: Better than average auto white-balance, Nicely saturated image colors at low ISO, Relatively good image sharpness, Generally responsive, Low distortion away from wide-angle, Good LCD visibility in bright light, Good AF in good light, Excellent macro focus, Sharp but small EVF, Good ergonomics, Mu...
Cons: Destructive noise starts at ISO 400 and up, Poor color acuracy at ISO 400, gets worse, While balance takes time to settle, Limited dynamic range, High barrel distortion at wide-angle, Only 97% frame coverage, Incorrect image preview, Slow AF in low-light, EVF way too dark, Pathetic continuous dri...
Conclusion: Nikon Coolpix P80 Megazoom digital camera To be blunt: the specifications of the Nikon Coolpix P80 created high expectations but the camera can't live up to them. The Nikon P80 is a compact Megazoom camera with a number of interesting specifications and features.
Summary: Inside the Nikon Coolpix P80's lightweight body are the ingredients for a versatile camera: a powerful 18X zoom lens, optical image stabilization, lots of manual features, and a highly effective Sports Continuous mode for burst shooting.
Excerpt: In the past few weeks, we've taken a look at Canon's , Fujifilm's and Kodak's new additions to their individual series of superzooms. It's Nikon's turn to show off their goods this time, with the Nikon Coolpix P80.
Summary: The P80 from Nikon is an advanced camera with a very capable zoom lens. It’s not as fast as the majority of other advanced cameras we’ve looked at, but the images it captures are rich and sharp.
Conclusion: The Nikon Coolpix P80 does the job it sets out to do well. Despite the extra controls it comes across as an unfussy camera and is a good choice for someone looking for as much zoom as possible.
Conclusion: De Nikon Coolpix P80 laat mij met gemengde gevoelens achter. Het is een camera die erg interessant lijkt en alles lijkt mee te hebben. En daarnaast is het Nikon’s nieuwe megazoom camera waarmee de succesvolle Coolpix 8xxx serie vervolgd wordt, maar helaas; het is het steeds net niet.
Conclusion: Cámara digital megazoom Nikon Coolpix P80 Seamos francos: las especificaciones de la Nikon Coolpix P80 crearon grandes expectativas pero la cámara no cumple con ellas. La Nikon P80 es una cámara Megazoom con unas interesantes especificaciones y características.