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Nikon Coolpix L6 Specifications

Nikon Coolpix L6

Nikon Coolpix L6

Part Number: 25551 (Reviewed)

General

  • Depth
    1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    6200000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Display

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 16.4 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Exposure & White Balance

  • 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
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 3x zoom - 6.3 - 19.2 mm - f/3.2-5.3 - zoom
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Special Functions
    zoom
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.2-5.3
  • Min Focal Length
    6.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    19.2 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    11.8 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    5
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.2 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 3 sec
  • Features
    auto power save, blur warning, date/time stamp, face-priority AF function, in-camera red-eye fix, multi-picture burst

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Nikon PictureProject

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium
  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    2 x AA lithium battery (included)
    2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery (optional)

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
    L6
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.2 frames per second
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 3 sec
  • Features
    auto power save, blur warning, date/time stamp, face-priority AF function, in-camera red-eye fix, multi-picture burst

Exposure Parameters

  • 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

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, presets

Dimensions & Weight

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

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    6 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm (1/2.5")
  • Total Pixels
    6200000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6000000 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
    23 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    PictBridge support

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
    3.2
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    2.5
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    8.1
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.6
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    2.5

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.