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Nikon Coolpix 5700 Specifications


Street Price   US: $1,200 [check / order]
UK: £1,000 [check / order]
Body Material   Metal
CCD pixels Click for help 5.24 megapixels
JCIA effective pixels Click for help 5.0 megapixels
CCD Size Click for help 2/3"
CCD Colour Filter Array Click for help C - Y - G - M
Max resolution   2560 x 1920 (4.91 megapixels)
Lower resolutions   • 1600 x 1200
• 1280 x 960
• 1024 x 768
• 640 x 480
Image ratio w:h   • 4:3 (2560 x 1920, 1600 x 1200, 1280 x 960, 1024 x 768, 640 x 480)
• 3:2 (2560 x 1700)
Image formats Click for help • JPEG (EXIF 2.2)
• TIFF (8-bit)
• RAW (12-bit)
Quality Levels   • RAW (NEF) - 2560 x 1920 only
• HI (TIFF 1:1) - 2560 x 1920 or 2560 x 1700 only
• Fine (JPEG 4:1)
• Normal (JPEG 8:1)
• Basic (JPEG 16:1)
Sensitivity equiv. Click for help • Auto (ISO 100 - 400)
• ISO 100
• ISO 200
• ISO 400
• ISO 800
Zoom wide (W) Click for help 35 mm
Zoom tele (T) Click for help 280 mm (8 x)
Lens Max Aperture Click for help F2.8 - F4.2
Lens Construction   14 elements in 10 groups
Lens Thread   Yes, with optional adapter
Digital zoom Click for help x1.2 - x4.0 in x0.2 steps
Focus modes   • Auto Focus
• Manual Focus
Auto Focus   • Contrast detection
• 5-area Multi AF or Spot AF selectable
• Focus confirmation (either only Manual Focus or all the time)
Auto Focus modes   • Continuous auto-focus (while LCD is on)
• Single auto-focus (half-press of shutter release)
AF Illumination lamp Click for help No
Focus range Click for help • Normal: 50 cm - Infinity (19.7 in - Infinity)
• Macro: 3 cm - Infinity (1.2 in - Infinity)
• Manual: 3 cm - Infinity (1.2 in - Infinity) - 64 steps
Min shutter Click for help • Program / Auto: 1 sec
• Aperture Priority / Shutter Priority / Manual: 8 sec
• Manual: Bulb (max 5 minutes)
Max shutter Click for help 1/4000 sec (when aperture is stopped down to within 1 1/3 steps from maximum aperture)
Noise reduction   Yes, can be manually enabled (1/4 sec or slower)
Metering Click for help

• 256-segment Matrix
• Center-Weighted Average
• Spot
• Spot linked to AF area

Exposure range   • Wide: -2.0 ~ 18.0 EV
• Tele: -0.5 ~ 18.0 EV
(ISO 100 equiv.)
Exposure adjustment Click for help -2 EV to +2 EV in 0.3 EV steps
Auto bracketing Click for help • 3 or 5 images
• 0.3 - 2.0 EV in 0.3 EV steps
Aperture priority Click for help

• Wide: F2.8, F3.2, F3.5, F4.0, F4.5, F5.0, F5.6, F6.3, F7.1, F8.0
• Tele: F4.2, F4.7, F5.3, F5.9, F6.6, F7.4

Shutter priority Click for help 8, 4, 2, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8, 1/15, 1/30, 1/60, 1/125,1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000, 1/4000
Full manual Click for help As above plus Bulb (max 5 minutes)
Exposure Modes   • Auto
• P - Programme Auto Exposure (Flexible)
• S - Shutter Priority
• A - Aperture Priority
• M - Manual
Shooting Modes   • C. Auto
• C. #1 - #3 (three custom mode memories)
White Balance Click for help • Auto White Balance
• Fine*
• Incandescent*
• Fluorescent*
• Cloudy*
• Speedlight* (flash)
• Preset
* Can be fine tuned plus or minus 3 steps
WB Bracketing   Yes
Image settings  

• Tone: Auto, Normal, More Contrast, Less Contrast, Lighten, Darken
• Sharpening: Auto, High, Normal, Low, Off
• Saturation: +1 to -2, B&W

Continuous Click for help

• Continuous H: 3 fps, max 3 images (5 mp FINE)
• Continuous L: 1.5 fps, max 8 images (5 mp FINE)
• Multi-shot 16 (3 fps, 16 frames on one image)
• Ultra High-speed Continuous (QVGA; 30 fps, max 100 images)

Movie Clips   Movie with audio (15 fps, max 60 seconds)
Built-in Flash   Yes, electronic automatic pop-up
Flash Range   • Wide: 0.5 - 4.0 m (1.7 - 13.1 ft)
• Tele: 0.5 - 2.8 m (1.7 - 9.2 ft)
Flash modes  

• Auto
• Cancel
• Anytime (fill-in)
• Slow-sync
• Red-Eye reduction

Flash compensation   +/-2 EV in 0.3 EV steps
External flash   • Hot-shoe (ISO 518)
• Supports Nikon Speedlights: SB-80DX, 50DX, 30, 29*, 28DX, 28, 27*, 26, 25, 24 ,23* ,22s
• Does not support power zoom, AF assist lamp or red-eye reduction
* Use TTL Cord SC-17 with SB-29/27/23
Tripod mount   Yes, metal (with rubber 'foot' surround)
Self-timer   Yes, 3 or 10 sec delay
Timelapse   Via optional remote control
Remote control   Optional wired (USB)
Video out   Yes, NTSC / PAL switchable
Storage media Click for help Compact Flash Type I / II (IBM Microdrive 512 MB / 1 GB supported)
Storage included   16 MB Compact Flash card (US - may be 32 MB in other regions)
Viewfinder Click for help • Electronic Viewfinder
• 180,000 pixel
• Frame coverage: 97% live view, 100% playback
LCD Monitor Click for help • 1.5" TFT, 110,000 pixels
• Flip-out and twist design with anti-reflective coating
• Frame coverage: 97% live view, 100% playback
Playback zoom   Yes, up to 6x, in 0.2x steps
Operating system   Proprietary
Connectivity Click for help • USB 1.1
• A/V output (Video & Audio)
• DC Input (for Optional AC adapter)
Battery Click for help • Nikon EN-EL1 Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery (included)
• 2CR5 / DL245 Lithium
• Optional battery pack: (6 x AA batteries)
Battery charger Click for help Included
Weight (inc. battery)   512 g (1.1 lb)
Dimensions   108 x 76 x 102mm (4.3 x 3.0 x 4.0 in)
Accessories included   Lens Cap LC-CP10, Camera strap, AV cable, CompactFlash™ Card, USB cable UC-E1, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL1, Battery Charger MH-53, Nikon View 5 CD-ROM
Optional accessories   Wideangle Converter WC-E80, Telephoto Converter TC-E15ED, Lens Adapter UR-E8, Lens Hood HR-E5700, PC Card Adapter EC-AD1, Battery Pack MB-E5700, AC Adapter EH-53, Remote Cord MC-EU1, Soft Case CS-CP11, Nikon Capture 3 CD-ROM

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