Nikon Coolpix 8700 specs

General

  • Depth
    4.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    8.0 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    8310000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    2/3"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, TIFF
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Display

  • Display Format
    134,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 13.4 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, matrix, spot, spot AF area
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    256
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    backlight, beach/snow, close-up, copy, fireworks, landscape, night landscape, night portrait, panorama assist, party/indoor, portrait mode, sundown
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Saturation, Sepia
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, speedlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    5 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • Exposure Range
    EV -1-19 - wide lens (ISO 100)
    EV 0.5-19 - tele lens (ISO 100)

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, carrying strap, lens cap

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 8x zoom - 8.9 - 71.2 mm - f/2.8-4.2
  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 14 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    8 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.2
  • Min Focal Length
    8.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    71.2 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    14
  • Features
    ED glass

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.44 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    235000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Built-in - electronic

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive
  • Image Storage
    RAW 3264 x 2448: 20 - with 256MB card
    Hi 3264 x 2448: 10 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 3264 x 2448: 64 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 3264 x 2448: 126 - with 256MB card
    Basic JPEG 3264 x 2448: 244 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944: 100 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 2592 x 1944: 195 - with 256MB card
    Basic JPEG 2592 x 1944: 373 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536: 159 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536: 313 - with 256MB card
    Basic JPEG 2048 x 1536: 602 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200: 252 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200: 489 - with 256MB card
    Basic JPEG 1600 x 1200: 870 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 1280 x 960: 391 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 1280 x 960: 712 - with 256MB card
    Basic JPEG 1280 x 960: 1306 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768: 602 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 1024 x 768: 979 - with 256MB card
    Basic JPEG 1024 x 768: 1567 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480: 1306 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480: 1959 - with 256MB card
    Basic JPEG 640 x 480: 2612 - with 256MB card
    Hi 3264 x 2176: 11 - with 256MB card
    Fine JPEG 3264 x 2176: 71 - with 256MB card
    Normal JPEG 3264 x 2176: 142 - with 256MB card
    Basic JPEG 3264 x 2176: 279 - with 256MB card
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 35 sec - max clip duration

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.2 frames per second, 2.5 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 3 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, histogram display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec

Battery

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

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Nikon View

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9, Apple Mac OS X 10.1.3 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon Coolpix
  • Model
    8700
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.2 frames per second, 2.5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, TIFF
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Saturation, Sepia
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 3 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, histogram display

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, matrix, spot, spot AF area
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    256
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    5 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • Shooting Programs
    backlight, beach/snow, close-up, copy, fireworks, landscape, night landscape, night portrait, panorama assist, party/indoor, portrait mode, sundown

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV -1-19, EV 0.5-19
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100
  • Lens Type
    tele lens, wide lens

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, speedlight
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    8 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    2/3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    16.9 mm (2/3")
  • Total Pixels
    8310000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    1.8 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    4.6 cm
  • Display Format
    134,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +1

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    4.1 in
  • Height
    3.1 in
  • Weight
    1.1 lbs

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.