Nikon Coolpix P7700 review: Best Nikon compact camera

By Ben Boswell - Tuesday February 05 2013

Sensor Review
Introduction | Nikon Coolpix P7700 sensor performance | Nikon Coolpix P7700 versus competition | Conclusion

Nikon divides its cameras into a number of different categories: DSLR, Nikon 1 (their compact system cameras) and Coolpix, its compact range. Coolpix is further divided: All Weather, Life, Style and Performance. The Coolpix P7700 is at the top of the Performance division, which is in turn the top of the Coolpix Division. That is to say that this is, for Nikon, the best compact they make. This is a camera that has been designed around a wish-list of all the things that a photographer or a serious amateur would want on an everyday camera and Nikon have delivered something really good.