Nikon Coolpix L820 Preview

The Nikon Coolpix L820 is dSLR-styled "long zoom" point-and-shoot digital camera with a 30x optical zoom lens (a 35mm equivalent of 22.5mm-675mm), a 16 megapixel CMOS image sensor capable of 1080p HD video recording, and a 3.0-inch LCD display.

The L820, which runs on AA batteries, also includes Easy Auto Mode, which automatically selects optimum camera settings for various shooting conditions, as well as the Smart Portrait System for enhancing portraits.

Nikon Coolpix L820 Features
  • 30x optical zoom lens (22.5mm-675mm equivalent)
  • 16 megapixel CMOS image sensor
  • 3.0-inch LCD display
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording
  • VR (Vibration Reduction) Technology
  • Easy Auto Mode
  • Smart Portrait System
    • Face-priority AF (Auto Focus)
    • Skin Softening
    • Smile Timer
    • Blink Proof
    • In-Camera Red-Eye Fix
    • Glamour Retouch
    • Filter Effects
  • Runs on AA Batteries

With an MSRP of $279.95, the Nikon Coolpix L820 will be available in February (2013) in black or red.

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