Nikon Coolpix L12 Specs

Nikon Coolpix L12

Part Number: 25562

General

  • Depth
    1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    7.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    7410000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Available Body Colors
    black, silver
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO auto (50-1600)
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    backlight, beach/snow, party/indoor, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, close-up, copy, fireworks, landscape, museum, night landscape, night portrait, panorama assist
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cyanotype, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight

Display

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.3 ft - 10 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.7
  • Min Focal Length
    5.7 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    17.1 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    6 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    5
  • Lens Brand
    Nikon
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Works with Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, docking station insert, wrist strap

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    21 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3072 x 2304
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1012 x 768
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3072 x 1728
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps
    QuickTime - 160 x 120 - 15 fps

Additional Features

  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, blur warning, cropping an image, digital noise reduction, face-priority AF function, in-camera red-eye fix

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Nikon PictureProject

Battery

  • Technology
    alkaline
  • Battery Type
    AA - alkaline - standard form factor
  • Details
    2 x AA alkaline battery (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 Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon Coolpix
  • Model
    L12
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO auto (50-1600)
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cyanotype, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, blur warning, cropping an image, digital noise reduction, face-priority AF function, in-camera red-eye fix

Exposure Parameters

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

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    7.1 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
    7100000 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
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, ImageLink support, PictBridge support, direct print

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
    2.0
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    2.5
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    8.6
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.5
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    2.4

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Depth
    1 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    4.41 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.