Rollei Compactline 83 Silver

MPN: 10838  |  EAN: 4048805108381  |  Model: Compactline 83

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as at 24 Sep 19 | 6:30 AM CET



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Rollei Compactline 83 Silver - 10838 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Compact Cameras
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Event Videos
Home Videos
Everyday Life Photography
Events Photography
Landscape Photography
Underwater Photography
Regular Looks
Bluetooth Connectivity
Camera Body with Lens

Kind of Camera

The compact camera is straightforward and does the job for a range of everyday photo shots. 

Photography Skillset

Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Rollei Compactline 83 camera would suit you adequately.

Video skill level

Just a beginner - Whether you're just starting to develop some expertise or you only record videos from time to time, then the Rollei Compactline 83 will satisfy your needs..

Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The Compactline 83 is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.

Video Scenarios

The Rollei Compactline 83, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities. 

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Rollei Compactline 83 is a great companion to have.

Photo Scenarios

As you go about your business each day, there are moments or situations that come up that you'll want to capture on camera. The Rollei Compactline 83 makes for a great partner for taking those everyday shots, whether planned or spontaneous. 

Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the Compactline 83.

Whether its for living or non-living things, using the Rollei Compactline 83 for aquatic photos is a treat.

As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the Compactline 83 is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}

Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The (mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Rollei Compactline 83 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.


Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the Compactline 83 fits the bill.

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Technical Specifications

Rollei Compactline 83 Silver - 10838 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camera Type Compact
Product Colour Silver
Aperture Range (F-F) 2.8
Image Formats Supported JPG
Panorama Mode Yes
Photo Effects 1
Scene Modes Auto, Night-portrait, Night-landscape, Portrait, Landscape, Sport, Party, Beach and High Sensitivity
Scene Modes Present Yes
Self-timer Delay 2, 5, 10 s
White Balance Auto
Built-in Flash Yes
Auto Focus Yes
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes Face detection
Face Detection Yes
Focus Adjustment Auto
Light Exposure
ISO Sensitivity 100, 200, 400, Auto
ISO Sensitivity (max) 400
ISO Sensitivity (min) 100
Light Exposure Correction ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Modes Manual
Manual Exposure Yes
Camera Shutter Speed 1/2 - 1/1800 s
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed 1/1800 s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 1/2 s
Camcorder Media Type MMC, SD
HD Type HD
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Video Formats Supported AVI
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 320 x 240, 640 x 480, 720 x 480, 1280 x 720 pixels
Built-in Microphone Yes
Lens System
Fixed Focal Length 5.3 mm
Maximum Aperture Number 2.8
Minimum Aperture Number 2.8
Compatible Memory Cards MMC, SD
Maximum Memory Card Size 32 GB
Built-in Display Yes
Display LCD
Display Diagonal 2.7 "
Megapixel 8 MP
Ports & Interfaces
USB 2.0 Connectors 1
USB Charging Yes
USB Version 2.0
Battery Technology Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power Source Type Battery
Packaging Content
Bundled Software Magix Video Easy SE, Magix Photo Manager 10
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 18.4 mm
Height 59.8 mm
Weight 75 g
Width 100 mm
System Requirements
Mac Operating Systems Supported Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Windows Operating Systems Supported Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Window
Picture Quality
Maximum Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 pixels
Still Image Resolution(s) 4000x3000, 3648x2736, 3264x2448, 3072x2304, 2592x1944, 2048x1536, 1600x1200, 640x480