Nikon Coolpix 5700 Review
All of the Coolpix 5700's connectors are behind a single rubber door on the left side (from the rear) of the camera. Behind this rubber door you will find (top to bottom): DC-IN connector (for use with optional AC adapter), A/V out jack and USB connector.
Tripod Mount / Camera Base
The 5700 has a pop-up flash unit which is electronically activated. In auto mode the flash will pop up when the camera detects light levels are too low for a non-flash shot. Otherwise the flash will only pop up if the flash mode is set to on. Via a menu option you can also choose to have the flash pop-up when you press the flash button, this to me is more logical and is a welcome addition.
Hotshoe / External Flash
The Coolpix 5700's flash hotshoe is of the ISO 518 standard type and supports Nikon's Speedlights SB-80DX, 50DX, 30, 29*, 28DX, 28, 27*, 26, 25, 24 ,23* ,22s. Show in the shot below with Nikon's SB-50DX Speedlight (looks a little more balanced than the 5000 did). Note that the 5700 does not support power zoom (it will not zoom the flash), nor does it support the AF-assist lamp or red-eye reduction systems built into some of these flash units.
* Use TTL Cord SC-17 with SB-29/27/23
Box contents may vary by region:
Because of the size of the new 8x lens old Coolpix add-on lenses won't work with the 5700. To counter this Nikon has introduced a new hood, thread adapter, wide angle converter and telephoto converter.
|Camera Case NEW
| Thread Adapter NEW
|Wide angle converter NEW
WC-E80 x0.8 [buy]
|Telephoto converter NEW
TC-E15ED x1.5 [buy]
|Lens Hood NEW
| Battery Pack / Grip NEW
* Not available in the USA.
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