Nikon Coolpix P520 specs

Model Nikon Coolpix P520 (Black)

General

  • Depth
    4 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    18.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    BSI-CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    18910000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED C2
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    99
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Target Finding AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Display

  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 26 ft: ISO auto (wide lens)
    5 ft - 15 ft: ISO auto (tele lens)
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 12800, ISO 6400, ISO 80-3200, ISO auto (80-400), ISO auto (80-800)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, matrix, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    3D image, backlight, beach, black and white copy, close-up, dawn/dusk, fireworks, food, landscape, museum, night landscape, night portrait, panorama assist, party/indoor, pet portrait, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, sunset
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, USB cable, audio / video cable, carrying strap, lens cap

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    42 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.0-5.9
  • Min Focal Length
    4.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    180 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    14
  • Features
    ED glass

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.2 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    201000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - LCD

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 25 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 15 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 60 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    iFrame - 960 x 540 - 30 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1 frame per second, 120 frames per second, 60 frames per second, 7 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    Best Shot Selector (BSS), D-Lighting technology, Motion Detection Technology, Scene Auto Selector, Smart Portrait System, Subject tracking technology, USB charging, audio recording, cropping an image, digital image rotation, high-speed recording

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL5 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Nikon EN-EL5 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 200 shots

Software

  • Type
    Nikon ViewNX 2

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon Coolpix
  • Model
    P520
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1 frame per second, 120 frames per second, 60 frames per second, 7 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 12800, ISO 6400, ISO 80-3200, ISO auto (80-400), ISO auto (80-800)
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED C2
  • Retouch
    face retouch
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    Best Shot Selector (BSS), D-Lighting technology, Motion Detection Technology, Scene Auto Selector, Smart Portrait System, Subject tracking technology, USB charging, audio recording, cropping an image, digital image rotation, high-speed recording

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, matrix, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    3D image, backlight, beach, black and white copy, close-up, dawn/dusk, fireworks, food, landscape, museum, night landscape, night portrait, panorama assist, party/indoor, pet portrait, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, sunset

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    99
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Target Finding AF

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    18.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    BSI-CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    11 mm (1/2.3")
  • Total Pixels
    18910000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18100000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3.2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8 cm
  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Connectivity Features
    Wi-Fi ready
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support

Optical Viewfinder

  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +4

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.9 in
  • Depth
    4 in
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Weight
    19.4 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.