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Nikon Coolpix 8700 specifications


Price US: $799
UK: £899
Body Material Magnesium alloy / Plastic
Sensor • 8.3 megapixel (total) CCD
• 8.0 million effective pixels
• 2/3" Type (click here)
RGB Color Filter Array
Image sizes • 3264 x 2448
• 3264 x 2176 (3:2)
• 2592 x 1944
• 2048 x 1536
• 1600 x 1200
• 1280 x 960
• 1024 x 768
• 640 x 480
Movie clips • 640 x 480, 30 fps, max 35 sec
• 320 x 240, 15 fps, max 3 mins
• With audio
• Timelapse movie also available
Image formats • RAW (Nikon NEF)
• TIFF (RGB)
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2) - Fine, Normal, Basic
Lens • 8x optical zoom "Nikkor ED "
• 35 - 280 mm equiv.
• 31 steps from wide to telephoto (approx.)
• F2.8 - F4.2
• 14 elements in 10 groups, 2 glass moulded ED elements
• Motor zoom, single speed
• Lens thread with optional adapter
Digital zoom Yes, smooth up to 4.0x
Focus areas • Auto select (five area)
• Manual select (five area)
Focus modes • Continuous AF
• Single AF
• Manual focus
Focus range • Normal: 50 cm to Infinity (19.7 in to Infinity)
• Macro: 3 cm to Infinity (1.2 in to Infinity)
AF Assist lamp Yes, auto (flash pops-up)
Shooting mode • Auto
• Scene
• Custom 1
• Custom 2
Exposure modes
(Custom 1 / 2)
• Programmed AE with flexible program [P]
• Shutter-Priority AE [S]
• Aperture-Priority AE [A]
• Manual [M]
Scene modes • Portrait
• Party/Indoor
• Night portrait
• Beach/Snow
• Landscape
• Sunset
• Night landscape
• Fireworks show
• Close up
• Copy
• Back light
• Panorama assist
Metering • 256-segment Matrix
• Center-weighted
• Spot
• Spot AF area
Sensitivity • Auto (50 - 200)
• ISO 50
• ISO 100
• ISO 200
• ISO 400
Shutter speed • Auto: 2 to 1/4000 sec
• P/S/A/M: 8 to 1/400 sec
• Bulb in M mode (up to 10 minutes)
* At some apertures maximum shutter speed is 1/2000 sec
Shutter priority 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
Aperture priority • 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
Manual exposure • Any combination of shutter speed and aperture above
• Bulb in manual exposure mode
AE Lock Yes, button on lens barrel
Exposure compen. -2 EV to +2 EV in 1/3EV steps
Exposure bracketing • 3 or 5 images
• +/- 0.3, 0.7, 1.0, 1.3, 1.7, 2.0 EV
Other bracketing • Highlight
• Shadow
• Histogram
• White balance
White Balance • Auto
• Preset
• Daylight
• Incandescent
• Fluorescent
• Cloudy
• Speedlight
• Shade
WB fine tune Yes
Color space sRGB
Image parameters • Sharpness: Auto, High, Normal, Low, Off
• Tone: Auto, Normal, More contrast, Less contrast
• Saturation: -2 to +2, B&W
Continuous • Continuous H (2.5 fps, max 5 frames)
• Continuous L (1.2 fps, max 12 frames)
• Multi-shot 16 (16 frames, 1.5 fps, 1/16 size)
• Ultra HS (VGA, 30 fps, max 100 frames)
• 5 shot buffer (1 fps)
• Interval Timer Shooting
Flash • Built-in pop-up (electric)
• Range: 0.5 - 4.1 m (Wide), 0.5 - 2.7 m (Tele)
• Modes: Auto, Flash cancel, Red-eye reduction, Anytime flash, Slow Sync
External flash • Standard ISO hot-shoe contact with safety lock
• Hotshoe connects to external Nikon Speedlight SB-800/50DX/30/22s; built-in Speedlight can be canceled when using external Speedlight(s)
Tripod mount Yes, metal
Self-timer 3 or 10 sec delay
Remote control Yes, optional wired
Remote capture PC control via USB
Video out Yes, selectable NTSC / PAL
Storage • Compact Flash Type I or Type II
• IBM Microdrive supported
Storage included 32 MB Compact Flash card
Viewfinder • Electronic Viewfinder
• 235,000 pixels
• Dioptre adjustment (-4 to 1 dpt)
LCD • 1.8" TFT
• Transmissive
• 134,000 pixels
• Brightness & Hue adjustment
• Frame coverage: 97% (record), 100% (play)
Histogram display • Live view
• Playback
Connectivity • USB 1.1
• A/V out
• DC-IN
Power • Nikon EN-EL1 Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery
• Optional MB-E5700 battery pack (6 x AA batteries)
• Or 2CR5 Lithium battery
• Or EH-53 AC adapter
Weight (no batt) 480 g (17 oz)
Weight (inc. batt) 512 g (1.1 lb)
Dimensions 113 x 105 x 78 mm (4.4 x 4.1 x 3.1 in)

* Supplied accessories may differ in each country or area

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