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Kodak EasyShare M873

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 reviews of Kodak EasyShare M873. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People are impressed by the zoom and durability. The price and design are also mentioned favorably. There are mixed comments on the screen and performance. Some have doubts about the sensor and battery.

portability, design, price, durability, zoom

battery, sensor

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Kodak EasyShare M873 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Cliff Smith (

Kodak EasyShare M873


Kodak tries to elbow its way into the ultra-compact market, but is there room?

The initial impression is certainly good. There's no denying that the M873 is a nice looking camera, and one of the slimmest on the market (although it's actually 22mm thick, not the 17.9mm claimed in the online spec sheet). It has an all-metal...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by : Andrew Kliem (

Kodak EasyShare M873


Spoiled for choice is the phrase we'd use to describe anyone looking to acquire a compact digital camera these days. The competition is hot and compan...

Slim design, long exposure mode

Chromatic aberration issues, noise is a little higher than usual, sluggish burst mode and interface

Kodak's M873 is a decent but not outstanding compact camera. The long exposure feature is nice and it is both slim and sturdy, but the pictures are marred by prominent haloing and a slightly grainy look.

Sep, 2007

Expert review by : Rich Trenholm (

Kodak EasyShare M873


The Kodak EasyShare M873 is an efficient but uninspiring 8-megapixel compact. With its 3x zoom and average-sized screen the M873 ticks the main boxes: slimline, user-friendly and eminently affordable.

Slimline ; Good for snapshots

Fiddly mode switch ; Need for USB adaptor ; Lack of manual control

At this price, if we can't have more features on the M87, then we'd at least like to see more control over settings. For a similar price, the Fujifilm F31fd has a lower 6.3-megapixel resolution but far superior low-light performance, as well as face...

Sep, 2007

Expert review by : Sudeep Naik (

Kodak EasyShare M873


It's got the looks and the style; but does is it perform well?

Good build and finish, Stylish, Good features, Continuous zoom

Overall picture quality leaves a lot to be desired, Too much noise in images, Bad ISO performance

Dec, 2007

Expert review by : Darren (digital photography blog)

Kodak Easyshare M873


Kodak Easyshare M873 News Release Two additional zoom digital cameras in the KODAK EasyShare M-Series line are the M873 and M883, both offering 8-megapixel resolution and high ISO settings. While maintaining its sleek design, the M883, with built-in...

While maintaining its sleek design, the M883, with built-in face detection technology, allows consumers to view their pictures and videos on a huge 3-inch LCD screen. The all-metal bodies of the M873 and M883 come in silver and black with the M883 also...

Jun, 2007

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Kodak EasyShare M873


Need to figure out whats wrong with it. They say I need a new battery, but if I don't use it in a couple of months, will I need another one?

Good features

Won't take a charge, its been off for a couple of months but now won't even turn on

Apr, 2010

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Kodak EasyShare M873


Since I bought this camera going by the looks and size but repent on the sheer wastage of money on this KODAK product which is just hunk.

compact size


Feb, 2010

Consumer review (

Kodak EasyShare M873


stay away from this camera, nothing but trouble Im glad I only paid $140 for this junk- I have just bought another camera made by sumsung for similar price miles in front of this

Oct, 2008

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Kodak EasyShare M873


i hate how it comes with this little grey thingamabob and if you lose it your pretty much screwed b/c you need that in order to charge it and sync it to the computer

Oct, 2008

Consumer review (

Kodak EasyShare M873


Good quality camera with some good features. I like this Kodak camera for its small, attractive and stylish body.

Raw capture ; Solid image quality ; Very thin and highly portable ; Zippy performance

Nothing special

May, 2008

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