Nikon Coolpix S2500 review

Easy to use and easy to carry

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Nikon Coolpix S2500: Image quality and resolution
As part of our test we shoot our resolution chart at every sensitivity setting.


The higher the value quoted in the caption score, the greater the level of detail being resolved and the better the image quality.

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ISO 80: score 20/22

Resolution chart at iso 80
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ISO 100: score 20/22

Resolution chart at iso 100
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ISO 200: score 20

Resolution chart at iso 200
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ISO 400: score 20

Resolution chart at iso 400
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ISO 800: score 20

Resolution chart at iso 800
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ISO 1600: score 16

Resolution chart at iso 1600
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ISO 3200: score 12

Resolution chart at iso 3200
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Tech Specs

Product TypeCompact Camera
Battery Size SupportedProprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution640 x 480
Effective Camera Resolution12 Megapixel
USBYes
Wide AngleNo
PictBridgeYes
Product FamilyCoolpix S
HD Movie ModeNo
Memory Card SupportedSecure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Image StabilizationDigital
ColourBlack
Optical Zoom4x
Digital Zoom4x
Brand NameNikon
FeaturesContinuous Shooting Mode, Manual White Balance
Screen Size6.9 cm (2.7")
Video FormatsAVI
Viewfinder TypeNo
Weight (Approximate)117 g
Image Sensor Size1/2.3" (6.16 mm x 4.62 mm)
Maximum Image Resolution4000 x 3000
Display Screen TypeLCD
Height57.1 mm
Width93.1 mm
Depth20 mm
Product SeriesS
Focal Length4.90 mm to 19.60 mm
Image FormatsJPEG
Focus ModesAuto
ManufacturerNikon Corporation
Product ModelS2500
Product NameCoolpix S2500 Compact Camera
Product LineCoolpix
Exposure Control
  • Programme AE
  • Automatic
Aspect Ratio16:9
Manufacturer Part NumberVMA781E1
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.nikon.co.uk
Marketing Information

Fun to use and a pleasure to look at, the ultra-slim COOLPIX S2500 makes it easy for anyone to capture beautiful images. The precision NIKKOR wide-angle zoom lens and 12.1 megapixel image sensor combine to deliver incredibly detailed results that make superb poster-size enlargements. When the moment calls for a portrait, Nikon's Smart Portrait system helps you achieve perfect shots. You'll never miss a smile, and the camera will warn you if someone had their eyes closed so you can quickly take another shot.

Package Contents
  • Coolpix S2500 Compact Camera
  • Camera Strap (AN-CP19)
  • Rechargeable Li-ion Battery (EN-EL19)
  • Charging AC Adapter (EH-69P)
  • USB Cable (UC-E6)
  • Audio Video Cable (EG-CP14)
  • CD-ROM
Limited Warranty1 Year