• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 12.0x zoom 25mm - 300mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $220 MSRP
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 10.0x zoom 25mm - 250mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $350 MSRP

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Advantages

Nikon S6500 over Nikon S800c

  • Lens zoom ratio
    12.0x vs 10.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking

Nikon S800c over Nikon S6500

  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Love or hate them, they can be useful
  • GPS
    GPS vs None
    Geotag your photos
  • High-res screen
    820k vs 460k dots
    Better screen fidelity makes you a better photographer

Review Excerpt

  • Compact body; Powerful zoom lens; Fast autofocus; Generous internal memory; Android operating system; Huge selection of available apps.

  • Strong division between camera, Android features; Lens defects at wide and tele; Issues with stability; Display hard to see outdoors; Poor battery life; Very limited burst shooting depth.

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