Nikon Coolpix S1000pj Brief Review

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  • 12.1 megapixels
  • 5x optical zoom, wide-angle lens
  • Built-in projector can display images up to 40-inches in size
  • 2.7-inch LCD display
  • Secure Digital card memory storage
  • Release Date: 2009-09-15
  • Final Grade: 79 3.95 Star Rating: Recommended

3.95 Star Rating: Recommended

Nikon Coolpix S1000pj
12.1 megapixels; 5x optical zoom, wide-angle lens; Built-in projector can display images up to 40-inches in size; 2.7-inch LCD display; Secure Digital card memory storage
By , Last updated on: 8/21/2014

We've knocked the S1000pj down to a grade of C; its replacement is better and cheaper, so take a look at the S1100pj instead. Here's what we had to say about the S1000pj when it was released in fall 2009:

The coolest thing about the S1000pj is the built-in projector. Everything else is rather standard, but the projector is what makes this innovative camera stand out from the crowd. The projector can display photos or videos taken with the S1000pj on a wall or other surface at sizes up to 40-inches. That's impressive. It's also very expensive, as most first-wave technologies are. You're better off going with version 2, the S1100pj, which has a better projector, sleeker design, and lower price as of late 2010.

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