Nikon Coolpix L5 Specifications

Nikon Coolpix L5

Nikon Coolpix L5

Part Number: 25550 (Reviewed)

General

  • Depth
    1.8 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    7.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    7410000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Exposure Metering
    matrix
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    256
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    back light, beach/snow, panorama assist, party/indoor, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, close-up, copy, dawn/dusk, fireworks, landscape, museum, night landscape, night portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 18 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, auto mode with red-eye reduction, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, slow synchro

Display

  • Type
    2.5" LCD display
  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Special Functions
    zoom
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.9-5.0
  • Min Focal Length
    6.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    31.4 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    1.6 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    7
  • Element Qty
    9
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    8 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3072 x 2304
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1024 x 768
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 160 x 120 - 30 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.7 frames per second, 16 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, blur warning, date/time stamp, cropping an image, face-priority AF function, digital noise reduction, in-camera red-eye fix, multi-picture burst, saturation control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    USB
  • Qty
    1

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Nikon PictureProject

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    2 x AA ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    standard form factor
  • Supported Battery Form Factor
    AA

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1.5 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon Coolpix
  • Model
    L5
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.7 frames per second, 16 frames per second
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Vivid
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, blur warning, date/time stamp, cropping an image, face-priority AF function, digital noise reduction, in-camera red-eye fix, multi-picture burst, saturation control

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    matrix
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    256
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    back light, beach/snow, panorama assist, party/indoor, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, close-up, copy, dawn/dusk, fireworks, landscape, museum, night landscape, night portrait

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, presets

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    6 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    7.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" )
  • Total Pixels
    7410000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7200000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    8 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    PictBridge support

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.6 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    18 ft

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1024 x 768, 2048 x 1536, 2592 x 1944, 3072 x 2304, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG
  • Storage Capacity
    10 Ah, 4 Ah
  • Comments
    with 8MB built-in memory

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Resolution
    160 x 120, 320 x 240, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    30 frames per second

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    2
  • Form Factor
    AA
  • Included
    included

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • Labs information
    All values are expressed in seconds. Please visit our <ref type="link" url="http://reviews.cnet.com/Labs/4520-6603 7-1014358-1.html">labs information page</ref> for information on how digital cameras are tested.
  • CNET Labs Shutter lag bright
    1.0
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    3.5
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    4.0
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    0.7
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    3.0

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.