Compact body of Nikon S3500 makes it much easier to carry it with you all day. 129g
This camera is so light that you can comfortably carry it around all day. Body Thickness 21mm
With a thickness of only21mm,Nikon S3500 is small as it could get. 7.0X Optical Zoom
7.0X Optical Zoom of Nikon S3500 will give you a lot of flexibility considering this will be your only camera during the day.
Small 1/2.3″ (6.16 x 4.62 mm) sensor
Nikon S3500's small sensor struggles in low light situations compared to larger sensor. No RAW shooting capability
RAW files contains much more color information compared to JPEGs, and gives you more room for post processing without significant quality loss. They provide wider dynamic range and option to recover shadow and highlight clipping to some degree.