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Coolpix 880 (E880) Digital Camera


Nikon

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The Coolpix 880 (E880) Digital Camera

With the Coolpix 880, Nikon has taken the 3.3-megapixel CCD and many of the advanced features from its semiprofessional 990 model and put them into a traditional compact point-and-shoot design simple enough for anyone to use.

The Nikkor all-glass lens features a 2.5x optical zoom (equivalent to 38- 95mm on a 35mm camera) with a macro mode that focuses down to 1.6 inches. A 4x digital zoom further increases magnification at lower resolutions. Images are stored on a Type I CompactFlash card (8 MB card included). Maximum image resolution is 2,048 x 1,536 pixels, and an uncompressed TIFF mode is available (remember, however, that uncompressed images are so large that you'll need a bigger memory card to store even one full-resolution uncompressed image).

Though the camera defaults to full-auto point-and-shoot mode, it has a host of manual features for advanced photographers...

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First 10 of 22 Reviews  (see all user reviews)

Average Rating: 3.5 out of 5

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Lei VanDomburg
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member since: 2/14/2006
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Rating: 4 out of 5
This camera is great for what I have been doing with my photography. It's compact and light for going hiking and exploring the wilderness.
2/16/2006 2:46:43 PM
 
Ibrar Hussain

member since: 4/24/2005
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Rating: 4 out of 5
nice one
10/10/2005 3:01:18 PM
 
Abbas Haider

member since: 5/1/2005
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Rating: 4.5 out of 5
nice one
10/5/2005 4:46:03 PM
 
Frank J. Neve Jr

member since: 6/8/2005
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
really enjoy it it;s durable and can take a beatin user friendly
6/9/2005 5:08:53 AM
 
Karen Slagle
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member since: 4/1/2005
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Good camera but not for action.
4/10/2005 2:33:05 PM
 
Douglas A. Tolrud

member since: 1/13/2005
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Rating: 3 out of 5
I enjoy using this camera, sometimes I wish the resolution was higher, but for the most part it is adequate. I use a 256 MB card for over 150 photos at Fine Resolution (2048 X 1536). Wish it had more optical zoom, something you don't realize until your out in the boondocks and that swan is on the other side of the lake.
1/13/2005 6:41:26 PM
 
Geneva W. Olson

member since: 11/23/2004
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
This camera takes great pictures. However, the lag time is horrible.
11/23/2004 1:39:04 PM
 
Cynthia C. Mills

member since: 10/13/2004
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Rating: 2 out of 5
I like it but it is too heavy and outdated now.
10/13/2004 8:23:39 PM
 
Brian B

member since: 6/17/2004
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Rating: 3 out of 5
It is a great camera for taking quick snapshots. It is light and easy to use.
6/17/2004 10:52:08 AM
 
Karen & Dan Plourde

member since: 5/29/2004
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Rating: 4 out of 5
We have had this camera for 3 years, It is really reliable, easy to use and takes really good pictures.
5/29/2004 5:09:47 PM
 
Chuck S. Orr

member since: 3/23/2004
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Rating: 3 out of 5
nice creative control, very slow cycle time
3/30/2004 6:32:56 PM
 

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