Nikon Coolpix S5 Specifications

Nikon Coolpix S5

Part Number: 25541 (Reviewed) Released: February 27, 2006

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.7 in
  • Depth
    0.8 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    4.76 oz
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    6180000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    With a slim profile of 0.8 in., this camera fits easily into a pocket or purse. A panoramic assist function is provided in this camera, making it ideal for vacation pictures. Video capture ability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation s
  • Available Body Colors
    blue, silver
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

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

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, docking station, docking station insert, wrist strap

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 8.5 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.0-5.4
  • Macro Focus Range
    1.6 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Min Focus Range
    11.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Features
    ED glass

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    21 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps
    QuickTime - 160 x 120 - 15 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.2 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 3 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, in-camera red-eye fix, interval shooting mode, auto power save, blur warning, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, face-priority AF function

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL8
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Nikon PictureProject

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

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
    0.5
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    2.0
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    2.1
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.3
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    1.8

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

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Nikon Coolpix S5

Part Number: 25541 Released: Feb 27, 2006
MSRP: $349.95 Low Price: $248.88 See all prices