Nikon Coolpix L5 Specs

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Nikon Coolpix L5

Part Number: 25550

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.

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 18 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Exposure & White Balance

  • Exposure Metering
    matrix
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    256
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    backlight, 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

Display

  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 5x zoom - 6.3 - 31.4 mm - f/2.9-5.0 - zoom
  • Lens Construction
    7 groups / 9 elements
  • 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

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, video cable, wrist strap

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

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

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, in-camera red-eye fix, digital noise reduction, multi-picture burst, saturation control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Nikon PictureProject

Battery

  • Technology
    alkaline
  • Battery Type
    AA - alkaline - standard form factor, AA standard form factor
  • Details
    2 x AA alkaline battery (included)
    2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery (optional)
    2 x AA lithium battery (optional), 2 x AA (included)

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, in-camera red-eye fix, digital noise reduction, multi-picture burst, saturation control

Exposure Parameters

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

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, presets

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    7.2 megapixels
  • 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

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.

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 dim
    1.5
  • 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

Dimensions & Weight

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

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