Nikon Coolpix P5000 Specifications

Nikon Coolpix P5000

Nikon Coolpix P5000

Part Number: 25565 (Reviewed) Released: March 21, 2007

General

  • Depth
    1.6 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10370000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 26 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Display

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 2000, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 64, ISO 800, ISO auto (64-800)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot, spot AF area
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    256
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    back light, 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, Monotone
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Range
    EV -1-17.5 - wide lens
    EV 0.9-16.4 - tele lens

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    3.5 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.7-5.3
  • Min Focal Length
    7.5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    26.3 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    36 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    11.8 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    1.6 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    6
  • Element Qty
    7
  • Lens Brand
    Nikon
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom
  • LED Information
    Flash ready, autofocus ready

Memory / Storage

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

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.8 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 3 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, face-priority AF function, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL5
  • 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 Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon Coolpix
  • Model
    P5000
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.8 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 2000, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 64, ISO 800, ISO auto (64-800)
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Monotone
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 3 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, face-priority AF function, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot, spot AF area
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    256
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    back light, beach/snow, party/indoor, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, close-up, copy, fireworks, landscape, museum, night landscape, night portrait, panorama assist

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV -1-17.5, EV 0.9-16.4
  • Lens Type
    tele lens, wide lens

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.9 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    7.05 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.1 mm ( 1/1.8" )
  • Total Pixels
    10370000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 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, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom
  • Field Coverage
    80%
  • LED Information
    autofocus ready, flash ready

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
    2.2
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    2.0
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    3.0
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    0.9
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    3.0

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Where to Buy

Nikon Coolpix P5000

Part Number: 25565 Released: Mar 21, 2007

MSRP: $399.95

Visit manufacturer site for details.