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Type Compact Digital Camera
Effective Pixels 16.1 Million
Image Sensor CMOS
Sensor Size 1/ 2.3 in.
Total Pixels 16.79 million (approx.)
Lens 42x optical Zoom, NIKKOR glass lens
Lens Focal Length 4.3-180mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 24-1000 mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
Lens f/-number f/3.3-5.9
Lens Construction 14 elements in 10 groups
Lens Zoom 42x
Digital Zoom Up to 2x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 2,000mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
Vibration Reduction Lens-shift VR
Autofocus (AF) Contrast-detect TTL AF
Autofocus (AF) Focus-area selection Auto (9-area automatic selection) 
Center 
Face priority 
Manual with 99 focus areas 
Subject tracking
Focus Range [W]: Approx. 1 ft. 8 in. (50 cm.) to infinity 
[T]: Approx. 5 ft. (1.5 m.) to infinity 
Macro close-up mode: Approx. 0.4 in. (1 cm.) to infinity
Focus Lock Yes
Maximum Autofocus Areas/Points 99
Viewfinder Electronic
Viewfinder Frame Coverage Approx. 100%
Monitor Size 3.0 in. diagonal
Monitor Type Vari-Angle  TFT-LCD  with Anti-reflection coating 
5-level brightness adjustment
Monitor Resolution 921,000-dots
Monitor Frame coverage (shooting mode) 100% horizontal (Approx.) 
100% vertical (Approx.)
Monitor Frame coverage (playback mode) 100% horizontal (Approx.)
Storage Media SD memory card 
SDHC memory card 
SDXC memory card
Internal Memory Approx. 90MB
Storage File System DCF 
EXIF 2.3 
DPOF compliant
Storage File formats Still pictures: JPEG 
Audio files: WAV 
Movies: MOV (Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: AAC stereo) 
3D pictures: MPO
Movie Audio file format: AAC stereo 
Full HD: 1920x1080p / 30fps 
HD: 1280x720p / 30fps 
iFrame® 540: 960x540 / 30fps 
Movie file format: MPEG-4 AVC H.264 
Standard TV: 640x480 / 30fps
Voice Memo Function Yes
Image Size (pixels) 4608 x 3456 (16M)
ISO Sensitivity ISO 100 -3200
Hi 1 (equivalent to 6400) 
Auto (auto gain ISO 100-1600) 
Fixed range auto (ISO 100-400, 100-800)
Lowest ISO Sensitivity 100
Highest ISO Sensitivity 3200
Exposure Metering 224-segment matrix, center-weighted
Exposure Control Programmed auto exposure with flexible program 
aperture-priority auto 
manual 
motion detection 
shutter priority auto
Exposure Modes Programmed Auto
Scene Modes Beach 
Close Up 
Copy 
Dusk/Dawn 
Easy Panorama 
Fireworks Show 
Food 
Museum 
Night Portrait 
Panorama Assist 
Party/Indoor 
Pet Portrait 
Portrait 
Scene Auto Selector 
Snow 
Sports 
Sunset 
3D Photography
In-Camera Image Editing Crop 
D-Lighting 
Filter Effects 
Quick retouch 
Rotate image 
Skin softening 
Small Picture
Exposure Compensation ± 2 EV in steps of 1/3
Exposure Lock Yes
Exposure Bracketing Yes
White Balance Auto 
Cloudy 
Daylight 
Flash 
Fluorescent 
Incandescent 
Manual
Shutter Electronically controlled mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter
Shutter Speed 1/2000-1/2 sec: manual at ISO 3200 
1/2000-1 sec: manual 
1/2000-1 sec: auto (ISO 100 to 1600) (when ISO sensitivity set to Auto) 
1/2000-1 sec: manual at 1600 
1/2000-2 sec: manual at ISO 800 
1/2000-4 sec: manual at ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400
Top Continuous Shooting Speed at full resolution Up to 5 shots at approx. 7 frames per second
Continuous Shooting Options Best Shot Selector 
Continuous H 
Continuous H 60 
Continuous H 120 
Continuous L 
Interval Timer 
Multi-shot 16 
Pre-shooting cache 
Single
Aperture Electronically-controlled 6-blade iris diaphragm
Self-timer Can be selected from 10 and 2 seconds duration
Built-in flash Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto) [W]: 0.5 to 8.0m (1ft. 8 in. to 26ft.) 
[T]: 1.5 to 4.5m (5ft. to 14ft.)
Built-in Flash Control TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes
Built-in Flash Yes
Interface Hi-speed USB
Interface Data transfer protocol MTP 
PTP
Video Output NTSC 
PAL
HDMI Output Can be selected from: 
Auto 
480p 
720p 
1080i
I/O terminal Audio/video (A/V) output 
Digital I/O (USB) 
HDMI Mini Connector (HDMI output)
GPS Yes (Built-in)
Supported Languages Arabic 
Brazilian Portuguese 
Czech 
Chinese (Simplified and Traditional) 
Danish 
Dutch 
English 
Finnish 
French 
German 
Greek 
Hindi 
Hungarian 
Indonesian 
Italian 
Japanese 
Korean 
Norwegian 
Polish 
Portugese 
Romanian 
Russian 
Spanish 
Swedish 
Thai 
Turkish 
Ukranian 
Vietnamese
Power Sources EN-EL5 rechargeable Li-on battery
Charging Time 4 hours and 30 minutes when battery is fully discharged (using Charging AC Adapter EH-69P/EH-69C) (Approx.)
Battery / Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5
Battery Life (shots per charge) Still pictures*: Approx. 240 shots 
*Based on Camera and Imaging Products Association (CIPA) standards for measuring the life of camera batteries. Measured at 23(-/+2)°C (73(-/+4)°F); zoom adjusted with each shot, flash fired with every other shot, image quality set to Normal, image size set to 4608 x 3456 (16M). Battery life may vary depending on shooting interval and length of time menus and images are displayed.
Tripod Socket ¼ (ISO 1222)
Approx. Dimensions Height: 3.3in. (82.9mm)
Width: 4.8in. (119.8mm)
Depth: 4.1in. (102.2mm)
Excluding projections. Method of noting dimensions and weight is in accordance with CIPA DCG-005-2009 guideline.
Approx. Weight 19.6 oz. (555g)
With battery and SD memory card. Method of noting dimensions and weight is in accordance with CIPA DCG-005-2009 guideline.
Operating environment Temperature: 0 to 40°C (32 to 104°F)
Supplied Accessories
  • AN-CP21 Strap
  • UC-E6 USB Cable
  • EG-CP16 Audio Video Cable
  • EN-EL5 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
  • EH-69P AC Adapter/Charger
  • LC-CP24 Lens Cap
  • NikonView NX 2 CD-ROM

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