Pros

  • 18X optical zoom lens (24mm to 450mm)
  • Easy operation for casual shooters
  • Good post-shot editing and filter options

Cons

  • Disappointing image quality
  • Shaky stabilization at full zoom
  • Mediocre battery life
  • No manual controls or RAW mode
  • Slow save speeds for some photos

At A Glance

The Coolpix S9300 is an 18X-zoom pocket camera with very simple controls, but its image quality takes a big step backward when matched against that of its excellent predecessor.

Manufacturer’s Description

A world traveler deserves a world-class camera. Make stunning photos and Full HD (1080p) movies of your journeys. Bring far off horizons near with a powerful 18x zoom, and built-in GPS to track your travels.