Summary Nikon S520

Prices Price
Camera only
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 24
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 36
Specifications Key specs
Help 3x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
Help f/3.5
Screen resolution
Help 115k dots
Wide angle
Help 35 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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The Nikon S520 vs other recent compacts

Size Quite small Help
Super compact (94×53×23 mm)
Thickness Thin Help
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens


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The Nikon S520 vs other recent compacts

Aperture Slightly narrow aperture Help
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 30fps
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
115k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
2,000 ISO
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1500 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Zoom Below average zoom Help
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
35 mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
8 MP
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm
Announced Old Help
January 2008
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
4 seconds


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Nikon Coolpix S520
Coolpix S520

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