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Nikon Coolpix P7100 Digital Camera Review

A great enthusiast compact, with excellent image quality and as much control as a DSLR.

December 15, 2011
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Introduction

The Nikon Coolpix P7100 is the camera giant's latest high-end compact, equipped with a viewfinder, oversized sensor, and RAW-format capabilities. It's an update to last year's P7000 model, and most of the "new" features herein are really just refinements to the performance speed and user interface—the weak points that held its predecessor back from competing head-on with the mighty Canon G12. Read on to see if the P7100 has what it takes to sit atop the enthusiast compact heap.

The P7100 is available now in black, at an MSRP of $499.

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Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Color
  4. Noise
  5. Resolution
  6. Video
  7. Playback
  8. Hardware
  9. Controls
  10. Design & Handling
  11. Canon PowerShot G12 Comparison
  12. Fujifilm FinePix X10 Comparison
  13. Canon PowerShot S100 Comparison
  14. Conclusion
  15. Photo Gallery
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