Nikon Coolpix A Specifications

A good but pricey enthusiast compact

Nikon Coolpix A (Silver)

Part Number: 26424

General

  • Depth
    1.6 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.2 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16930000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.6mm
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED 2
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW)
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    6
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 38 ft : ISO auto
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200, ISO 10000, ISO 12800, ISO 25600, ISO 8000
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, matrix, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    autumn color, beach/snow, low key, night landscape, night portrait, party/indoor, pet portrait, portrait mode, silhouette, sports mode, sunset, blossom, candle, children, close-up, dawn/dusk, food, high key, landscape
  • Special Effects
    Fisheye, Image Overlay, Landscape, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Selective Color, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps

Display

  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    0 - 85% (non-condensing)

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Lens System

  • Type
    Lens - 18.5 mm - f/2.8
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8
  • Min Focal Length
    18.5 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    7
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    NEF (RAW) 4928 x 3264
    JPEG 4928 x 3264
    JPEG 3696 x 2448
    JPEG 2464 x 1632
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 24 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    Active D-Lighting technology, Best Shot Selector (BSS), resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, Smart Portrait System, brightness control, cropping an image, hue control, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye removal, perspective control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL20
  • Details
    1 x Nikon EN-EL20 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 230 shots
    Video recording - 1.2 hours
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Nikon EN-EL20

Software

  • Type
    Nikon ViewNX 2

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon Coolpix
  • Model
    A
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200, ISO 10000, ISO 12800, ISO 25600, ISO 8000
  • ISO (Max)
    25600
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW)
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED 2
  • Special Effects
    Fisheye, Image Overlay, Landscape, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Selective Color, Vivid
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Features
    Active D-Lighting technology, Best Shot Selector (BSS), resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, Smart Portrait System, brightness control, cropping an image, hue control, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye removal, perspective control

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, matrix, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    autumn color, beach/snow, low key, night landscape, night portrait, party/indoor, pet portrait, portrait mode, silhouette, sports mode, sunset, blossom, candle, children, close-up, dawn/dusk, food, high key, landscape

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    10.55 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    16.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.6mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.6 x 23.6 mm
  • Total Pixels
    16930000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16200000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Sensors
    digital level meter
  • Connectivity Features
    Wi-Fi ready
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.6 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    38 ft
  • Sensitivity
    ISO auto

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    2464 x 1632, 3696 x 2448, 4928 x 3264
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW)

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
  • Frame Rate
    24 frames per second, 25 frames per second, 30 frames per second

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Form Factor
    Nikon EN-EL20
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting, video recording
  • Battery Life
    1.2 hours, 230 shots

Communications

  • Connectivity Features
    Wi-Fi ready

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.