Nikon S700 Review

 
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Model Name: Nikon Coolpix S700 
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Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: S700
Camera Format: Ultra Compact
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $329.95
Street Price: $272.00
Date Available: 2007-09-30
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 5.2 oz (147 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 3.5 x 2.1 x 0.9 in.
(89 x 54 x 23 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3),
3968 x 2232 (8.9 MP, 16:9),
3264 x 2448 (8.0 MP, 4:3),
2592 x 1944 (5.0 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
1024 x 768 (0.8 MP, 4:3),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Continuous-mode frames/second: 0.7
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 320x240, 160x120
Movie Frame Rate: 30/15/10/5, 30/15, 15
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 12.43
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.72 inch
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
Sensor Type: CCD
Effective Megapixels: 12.10
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 37 - 111 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 4x
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes
Manual Focus: No
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
19.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 6 cm to Infinity
2.4 in to Infinity
Aperture Range: f/2.8 or f/8.0 (wide) / f/5.4 or f/15.4 (tele)
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
LCD Viewfinder: Yes
LCD Size (inches): 2.7
LCD Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating LCD: No
Max Playback Zoom: 10.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto (64 - 1000), 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 2000, 3200
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Flash, White Balance Preset
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: 256-segment matrix, center-weighted, spot (digital zoom)
Program AE: No
Aperture Priority: Yes
Shutter Priority: No
Full Manual Exposure: No
Creative Exposure Modes: Portrait, Night Portrait, Sports, Landscape, Party, Beach/Snow, Sunset, Dusk/Dawn, Night Landscape, Museum, Fireworks Show
Self Timer: 3 or 10 seconds
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Slow sync, Redeye reduction with slow sync, Forced flash, Flash cancel/ flash off, Auto with red-eye reduction, Anytime flash
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Auto ISO: 0.3 to 4.8m (W), 0.3 to 2.4m (T)
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC
Memory Included (MB): 52.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: AVI
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
External Connections: USB 1.1
Other Connection: DC In
Included Software: Nikon Software Suite CD-ROM
OS Compatibility: Windows, Mac OS X
Power
Battery Form Factor: 1 x proprietary EN-EL10
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary EN-EL10 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes
CIPA Rating: 150
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: VR Image Stabilization, In-camera Red-Eye Fix, Face-Priority AF, D-Lighting, Distortion Control. Note: With Disortion Control on (default is off), geometric distortion drops from 0.9% barrel to 0.1% pincushion at wide-angle, and from 0.3% to 0.03% barrel at telephoto.

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