Nikon Coolpix 5400 Review
Nikon Coolpix 5400 Specifications
|Street Price|| US: $ 799 [check
UK: £ 599 [check / order]
|Body Material||Front magnesium alloy, back high-impact plastic (all black)|
|CCD effective pixels||5.0 megapixels|
|CCD size||1/1.8" (7.2 x 5.3 mm - more info)|
|CCD Colour Filter Array||G - R - G - B|
|Max resolution||2592 x 1944 (5.0 megapixels)|
|Lower resolutions|| 2592 x 1728
1600 x 1200
1280 x 960
1024 x 768
640 x 480
|Image ratio w:h||4:3, 3:2|
|Image formats|| TIFF
JPEG (EXIF 2.2)
|Quality Levels|| Fine
|Sensitivity equiv.|| Auto
|Lens Thread|| 77 mm with lens hood HN-CP10
UR-E9 adapter for WC-E80 (wide lens) or TC-E15D (tele lens)
UR-E10 adapter for FC-E9 (fisheye lens)
UR-E11 adapter for ES-E28 (slide copy adapter)
|Zoom wide (W)||28 mm|
|Zoom tele (T)||116 mm (4 x)|
|Zoom steps||20 steps|
|Lens Aperture||F2.8 - F4.6|
|Digital zoom||Up to 4x|
|Focus modes|| Continuous AF (with LCD
|Focus Area|| Auto (5 area)
Manual (5 area selectable)
|AF Illumination lamp||No|
|Normal focus range||0.5 m - Infinity (1.6 ft - Infinity)|
|Macro focus range||1 cm - Infinity (0.4 in - Infinity)|
|Manual Focus||1 cm - Infinity (0.4 in - Infinity)|
|Exposure modes|| Auto
Shutter Priority AE
Aperture Priority AE
|Scene modes|| Portrait
Party / Indoor
Beach / Snow
Dusk / Dawn
|Min shutter|| Auto: 1 sec
Program AE: 1 sec
Aperture Priority AE: 8 sec
Shutter Priority AE: 8 sec
Manual: 8 sec (plus Bulb up to 10 mins)
|Max shutter||1/4000 sec|
Wide: F2.8, F3.1, F3.5, F4.0, F4.4, F5.0, F5.6, F6.3, F7.1,
|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 sec *
* Only aperture F4.4 or smaller
|Manual exposure||Aperture and Shutter as above plus Bulb (max 10 minutes)|
|Timed release||Timed long exposure of: 30 sec, 1 min, 3 min, 5 min or 10 mins|
|Noise reduction||Yes, can be enabled for exposures of 1/4 sec or slower|
|Exposure compensation||-2 EV to +2 EV in 0.3 EV steps|
|Exposure bracketing|| 3 or 5 images
0.3, 0.7 or 1.0 EV
|White Balance|| Auto (Matrix TTL)
White balance bracketing
* can be fine tuned
|Whilte Balance Bracket||Yes|
|Image Parameters|| Sharpening: Auto, High,
Normal, Low, Off
Contrast: Auto, Normal, More contrast, Less contrast
Saturation: +2, +1, 0, -1, -2, B&W
|Continuous|| Continuous H (3 fps; up
to 7 frames)
Continuous L (1.5 fps; up to 18 frames)
Multi-shot 16 (consecutive 16 frames at 2 fps)
Ultra HS (high-speed) (QVGA-size images; 30 fps; number of frames selectableup to 100 frames)
5 shot buffer (1.5 fps)
|Best Shot Selector|| BSS
AE-BSS (Highlight, Shadow or Histogram)
|User memories|| Memory 1
|My Menu||Customizable initial menu|
640 x 480, 15 fps, max 70 sec (inc. audio)
|Time-lapse movie|| Interval: 30 sec, 1 min,
5 min, 10 min, 30 min, 60 min
AE lock: On / Off
|Internal Flash Range||
Wide: 0.5 - 4.5 m (1.6 - 14.8 ft)
|Flash compensation||+/-2 EV in 0.3 EV steps|
|Flash options|| Auto
Internal & External
|External flash|| Hotshoe connects to external
Nikon Speedlight SB-80DX/50DX/30/27**/23**/22s
Built-in Speedlight can be canceled when using external Speedlight(s)
|Tripod mount||Yes, metal|
|Self-timer||Yes, 10 or 3 sec delay|
|Remote control||Optional wired remote|
|Video out||Yes, selectable NTSC / PAL|
|Storage|| Compact Flash Type I or
IBM Microdrive supported
|Storage included||16 MB Compact Flash Type I card|
|Viewfinder|| Optical with dioptre adjustment
Approx. 77% frame coverage
|LCD|| 1.5" TFT, 134,000 pixels
97% coverage in record mode
Tilt, twist and swivel
Brightness and Hue control
|Playback zoom||Yes, 6x|
|Print Compliance|| DPOF
EXIF 2.2 (ExifPrint)
|Power|| Nikon EN-EL1 Lithium-Ion
rechargeable battery (included)
Optional AC adapter
|Battery charger||Included Nikon MH-53|
|Weight (inc. battery)||380 g (13.4 oz)|
|Dimensions||108 x 73 x 69 mm (4.3 x 2.9 x 2.7 in)|
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