- Focal Length: 28 - 420 mm
- Resolution: 12 MP
- Screen size: 3 inch
- Sensor type: CCD
- Optical Zoom: 15X
- Digital Zoom: 4X
- Type: Point & Shoot
- Image Stabilizer: Sensor-shift
- Battery Type: 4 x AA Batteries
Nikon Coolpix L110: Featuring a 12MP Sensor and 15X Optical Zoom
Nikon comes forth with its latest Coolpix L110 which is certainly a reliable camera to fall back upon. Be it the sensor quality or the multiple creative filter effects, this camera has a lot to offer in terms of resourcefulness. The specs sheet associated with the gadget is enumerated as follows:
Sensor and Lens
The Coolpix L110 packs a 12MP sensor which is paired along with the NIKKOR branded lens. The bundled lens offers an optical zooming limit of 15X besides the aspect ratio of 4:3. This CCD sensor boasts of the maximum image resolution of 4000x3000 pixels in addition to other values as well. An alternative aspect ratio of 16:9 is also featured by this camera sensor, measuring 6.17mmx4.55m. This gadget involves the Expeed C2 image processing engine which works in unison with the sensor in play.
The NIKKOR lens offers an ISO sensitivity range of 80-6400 and the higher values can be reached with the Boost turned on. The ISO range works well in the Auto mode. For the Coolpix L110, 5 white balance presets are available in addition to the custom white balance and sensor-shift image stabilization which is mechanical in nature. The focal length range for the Coolpix L110 is 28-420mm which is equivalent to the optical zooming prowess of the camera. Maximum aperture range of F3.5-F5.4 is supported besides the 4X digital zoom.
Scene Modes and Video
The Coolpix L110 offers a shutter speed range of 8-1/2000 sec besides featuring the built-in flash. The multiple flash modes however include Auto, On, Red-Eye, Off, Fill and the Slow Syncro. Burst mode is also supported at 13 frames per second. Metering modes are also up for grabs in spot, multi and center-weighted besides the self-timer and exposure compensation mode. Autofocus is an option with this camera which lacks the manual focus but the modes are restricted to Contrast detect, Live view and single. Other exciting features include AF tracking and the Smart Portrait Mode.
In terms of video recording, the Coolpix L110 supports HD or 720p movies at 30 frames per second. Other resolutions are also supported at similar rates and the solitary video mode which works with this camera is H/264. Stereo microphone is featured along for added functionality.
The Coolpix L110 sports a fixed LCD which measures 3 inches and offers a resolution of 460K dots. Live View is supported sans any touch based interface or the view finder.
Connectivity and Storage
The Coolpix L110 starts off with the USB v2.0 which assists in transferring files from the camera to computers and vice versa at a speed of 480Mbit/sec. In addition to the USB mode, HDMI port is also supported by this camera. Internal storage limit is 43MB, beyond which the user needs to go either for the SD or SDHC digital card.
Design and Battery
In terms of physicality, the Coolpix L110 measures 109mmx74mmx78mm. This camera weighs 419g inclusive of the batteries. Powering the camera are the 4 AA batteries, supporting up to 840 shots.
Nikon Coolpix L110 Rivals:
Nikon Coolpix L100
Nikon Coolpix L120
Canon PowerShot SX170 IS
Canon PowerShot SX160 IS
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