Nikon Coolpix 5200: Does It Deliver?by Stephen Caston on July 23, 2004 12:05 AM EST
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In May 2004, Nikon released the Coolpix 5200, promising outstanding image quality in a compact body. The camera features Nikon's special ED lens designed to reduce chromatic aberrations while providing clear and color-rich pictures. With the Coolpix series and its popular "Scene" and "Assist" modes, Nikon has become known for making photography easy and rewarding. At about $400, the Coolpix 5200 is a bit above the average price for current competing 5 megapixel compact cameras.
In our review, we are going to test the Coolpix 5200 to see if it can deliver what Nikon promises. Will it sacrifice image quality for body size? Is the image quality and camera performance good enough to warrant the $400 price tag? We are going to find out...