Fast, powerful and precise, the COOLPIX S8200 is a compact super-zoom that’s sharp enough to capture the moment without missing a beat.
The 16 megapixel back illuminated CMOS sensor delivers superb results, even in low light. The NIKKOR 14x zoom lens with wide-angle coverage is great for distant or panoramic shots, as well as candid portraits.
Its speedy start-up, quick autofocus and continuous shooting mode ensure you’ll always capture the shot you want.
The COOLPIX S8200 – Powerful. Compact. Precise.
Ultra-portable 14x super-zoom: boasts a compact pocket-size body.
Back illuminated 16 megapixel CMOS image sensor: increases the amount of light that each pixel receives, improving sensitivity and reducing noise for superb performance in any light.
14x NIKKOR zoom lens with wide-angle to super-telephoto coverage: boasts ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass as well as aspherical lens and HRI (High Refractive Index) elements for superior performance. Offers outstanding precision and sharp resolution (35mm equivalent: 25-350 mm).
Anti-blur technology automatically counters blurred images in four different ways. Lens-shift VR (Vibration Reduction) reduces the effect of camera shake. High ISO (up to 3200) light sensitivity reduces the risk of blurred images with fast-moving subjects or in low-light. Best Shot Selector (BSS) automatically selects the sharpest of up to 10 sequential shots.
Dedicated light modes: deliver superb results in any light, even without a tripod: Backlight scene mode with Auto HDR offers impressive tonal detail in any situation. Night Portrait mode delivers beautifully detailed night scenes and indoor portraits. Night Landscape mode lets you shoot sharp images in low light.
Large 7.5 cm (3 in.) 921k-dot LCD monitor offers vivid color reproduction, sharp contrast and clear viewing. Boasts Nikon’s Clear Color Display technology that minimizes reflections, even in bright sunlight.
Full HD (1080p) movie recording with stereo sound: optical zoom and autofocus are available during recording. Boasts an option to film in slow or fast motion using recording speeds from 15 to 120 fps (VGA). Camera features a built-in HDMI connector with HDMI-CEC support for output to an HDTV.
High speed continuous shooting: lets you capture the action at a fast 6 fps.
Quick response: fast start-up and autofocus for capturing moments as they happen.
Easy Panorama 360°/180°: lets you pan vertically or horizontally to create dynamic panoramas.
Special effects: shoot still images or movies using a special effect, or use an in-camera filter to enhance photos after you have taken them. Effects to shoot with include soft focus and Nostalgic Sepia, and you can review your choice on the LCD screen before you begin. Filters include Cross Screen, fisheye and Miniature.
EXPEED C2 image processing system provides enhanced movie recording, high-sensitivity performance and maximum image quality.
Smart portrait system: advanced automatic features for perfect portraits. Smile Timer takes a series of shots at 6 fps when your chosen subject smiles. Blink Proof alerts you when someone had their eyes closed.
Skin softening adjusts uneven skin tones on people's faces for smoother looking skin. In-camera Red-eye Fix corrects false eye color due to flash the instant you take the shot.
18 scene modes automatically optimize settings for popular photographic styles, effects and locations.
Scene Auto Selector selects the optimum scene mode for popular photographic situations.
1/2.3 type RGB CMOS sensor
Optical 14x zoom, NIKKOR lens; Focal length: 4.5-63.0 mm (35mm  format equivalent to 25-350 mm); aperture: f/3.3-5.9; Lens construction:11 elements in 10 groups (two ED glass elements, one aspherical lens elements)
Maximum 2x (35mm  format equivalent to approx. 700 mm)
Focus range (from lens)
Approx. 50 cm (1 ft. 6 in.) to infinity (at wide-angle setting), approx. 1 m (3 ft. 3 in.) to infinity (at telephoto setting), Macro mode: approx. 1 cm (0.4 in.) to infinity (at wide-angle setting)
Vibration Reduction (VR)
Lens-shift type (for still images and movies)
ISO sensitivity (Standard output sensitivity)
ISO 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 (4608 x 3456), Auto (ISO 100 to 1600), Fix range auto (ISO 100 to 400, 100 to 800)
7.5 cm (3-in.), approx. 921k-dot, TFT LCD monitor (VGA), clear color panel, anti-reflection coating, brightness adjustment
Internal memory (approx. 93 MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC1
Full HD 1080p: 1920 x 1080 (30 fps), HD 720p: 1280 x 720 (30 fps), iFrame 540: 960 x 540 (30 fps), VGA: 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Interface/Direct print compatibility
Hi-Speed USB/PictBridge/mini HDMI
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (1050 mAh), AC Adapter EH-62F (option)
Number of shots per charge2 (battery life)
Approx. 250 frames with EN-EL12
Dimensions (width × height × depth)
Approx. 103.7 x 59.3 x 32.7 mm (4.1 x 2.4 x 1.3 in.)
Approx. 213g / 7.6 oz. (including battery and SD memory card)
Camera Strap AN-CP19, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12, Charging AC Adapter EH-69P, UC-E6, EG-CP16, ViewNX 2 CD-ROM
Soft case, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12, Battery Charger MH-65, AC Adapter EH-62F