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Konica Minolta DiMAGE S414

alaTest has collected and analyzed 462 reviews of Konica Minolta DiMAGE S414. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People are impressed by the performance and portability. The image quality and price are also mentioned favorably, but the shutter and memory get mixed views. The viewfinder and energy efficiency get less positive opinions.

usability, price, image quality, portability, performance

low-light, energy, viewfinder

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Konica Minolta DiMAGE S414 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Konica Minolta DiMAGE S414

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 user reviews of Konica Minolta DiMAGE S414 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the image quality and performance are overall positive. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the memory.

usability, price, portability, performance, image quality

memory

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Konica Minolta DiMAGE S414

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 289 user reviews of Konica Minolta DiMAGE S414 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the battery and performance. The image quality and price also get good feedback. Comments about the size and reliability are mixed, and the energy efficiency and low light performance get less positive opinions.

usability, price, image quality, performance, battery

low-light, energy

73% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2019

Expert review by : Christy Balich (cnet.com)

Minolta Dimage S414 review

 

Minolta Dimage S414

Solid body; easy to use; fairly broad feature set for the price.

Sluggish autofocus.

A mixed performer with good features, the Dimage S414 delivers a solid but unremarkable point-and-shoot photo experience.

May, 2003

Expert review by : Steve's Digicams (steves-digicams.com)

Minolta DiMAGE S414

 

Continue on to Page Two DiMAGE S414 Specifications No. of effective pixels 4.0 million CCD 1/1.8-type interline primary-color CCD with a total of 4.1 million pixels Lens 4x Zoom 7.15 - 28.6 mm (35mm equivalent: 35 - 140 mm) f/ 3.0 - f/ 3.6, 11 elements...

Apr, 2003

Expert review by (imaging-resource.com)

Minolta DiMAGE S414 Digital Camera Review: Intro and Highlights

 

Minolta Corporation is a traditional camera manufacturer of long experience, that's made a very successful entry into the digital world. Their cameras have made themselves known for innovative design and advanced feature sets, superb optics, and very...

Minolta Corporation is a traditional camera manufacturer of long experience, that's made a very successful entry into the digital world. Their cameras have made themselves known for innovative design and advanced feature sets, superb optics, and very...

Jul, 2003

Expert review by : Jeff Keller (dcresource.com)

Minolta DiMAGE S414

 

The Minolta DiMAGE S404 was a popular camera that most people never knew about. But word began to spread about the S404, and the camera became harder and harder to find

Very good photo quality, sharp images ; Lots of manual controls ; LCD info display ; Great value ; Histogram in record, playback modes ; No purple fringing, low noise, little redeye ; Nice playback mode

No AF illuminator ; Too much shutter lag ; Flimsy door covering Type I CompactFlash slot (a camera this large should have Type II!) ; Poorly placed four-way controller and tripod mount ; Tiny optical viewfinder, no diopter correction ; Saving a TIFF...

If the Minolta DiMAGE S414 cost as much as the Canon PowerShot G3, I'd quickly dismiss it. However, it costs $300 less, and even though it's not nearly as nice of a camera as the G3, it's still an exceptional value for the price. The S414 has a (rather...

Apr, 2003

Consumer review (reviewstop.co.uk)

Minolta Dimage S414 good but not excellent

 

The Minolta DiMAGE S414 digital camera is a 'brick' of a camera so if you want slimline and lightweight, this is not the camera fo...

Oct, 2004

Consumer review (reviewstop.co.uk)

top quality at a sensible price

 

The Minolta DiMAGE S414 digital camera is one fantastic piece of equipment - very easy to use the camera has a quality feel with ...

Aug, 2003

Consumer review (reviewstop.co.uk)

Excellent camera at a bargain price

 

This Minolta DiMAGE S414 digital camera is a fantastic bargain. It is priced similarly to 3-megapixel 3x zoom cameras like the Can...

May, 2003

Consumer review (reviewstop.co.uk)

brilliant value and quality

 

The Minolta DiMAGE S414 digital camera is my first digital camera, after much research, and I'm delighted with ...

May, 2003

Consumer review (reviewstop.co.uk)

Great performance and a great price

 

The Minolta DiMAGE S414 is a 4MP, metal-bodied digital camera with a 4x optical and a 2.2x digial zoom at a price more akin to a 3...

Apr, 2003

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Not disappointed- yet

 

I needed to replace the sucky Sakar 80379 that I got on sale at Toys 'R Us (that should have told me something) and subsequently lost. At that point I would have been happy to get a camera with a preview screen! I got this from a pawn shop and had the ...

Durable. Relatively easy to use. Great A/V. Able to download needed items from website

Heavy. Small preview screen

Oct, 2008

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