Nikon Coolpix L29 Purple

Simple controls and smart automatic technology deliver sharp images and ensure you capture portraits with smiling faces and open eyes, through the wide-angle NIKKOR 5x optical zoom lens.

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Nikon Coolpix L29 Purple

Comfortable to hold and easy to use making it a perfect companion

Simple controls and smart automatic technology deliver sharp images and ensure you capture portraits with smiling faces and open eyes, through the wide-angle NIKKOR 5x optical zoom lens.

A large 6.7-cm/2.7-in LCD screen displays images with superb clarity at any time of the day or night, plus you can switch to filming the action at the touch of a button, or set the camera to Easy Auto mode to capture fabulous photos without worrying about a thing.

  • 16-megapixel CCD Sensor
  • 720p Video Recording
  • 2.7-in LCD screen
  • Motion Blur Reduction
  • NIKKOR wide-angle 5x optical zoom lens
  • 17 scene modes
  • AA Batteries

Park Verdict

Excellent little camera for very little money. Great for a someone wanting a basic point and shoot camera.

We Love

♥ Easy to use
♥ 5x Optical Zoom
♥ Anti-reflection 2.7 inch Screen

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Specification

Product nameCOOLPIX L29
TypeCompact digital camera
Number of effective pixels16.1 million
Image sensor1/2.3-in. type CCD; approx. 16.44 million total pixels
LensNIKKOR lens with 5x optical zoom
Focal length4.6-23.0 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 26-130 mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
f/-numberf/3.2-6.5
Lens construction6 elements in 5 groups
Digital zoom magnificationUp to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 520 mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
Motion blur reductionElectronic VR (still pictures, auto), motion detection (still pictures)
Autofocus (AF)Contrast-detect AF
Focus range[W]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity, [T]: Approx. 80 cm (2 ft 8 in.) to infinity. Macro mode: Approx. 10 cm (4 in.) (wide-angle position relative to the triangle mark) to infinity. (All distances measured from center of front surface of lens)
Focus-area selectionCenter, face detection
Monitor6.7 cm (2.7-in.), approx. 230k-dot, TFT LCD with 5-level brightness adjustment
Frame coverage (shooting mode)Approx. 98% horizontal and 98% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Frame coverage (playback mode)Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture)
MediaInternal memory (approx. 20 MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
File systemDCF, Exif 2.3, and DPOF compliant
File formatsStill pictures: JPEG. Movies: AVI (Motion-JPEG compliant)
Image size (pixels)16M (High) [4608 x 3456(fine)]; 16M [4608 x 3456]; 8M [3264 x 2448]; 4M [2272 x 1704]; 2M [1600 x 1200]; VGA [640 x 480]; 16:9 [4608 x 2592]
Shooting ModesEasy auto, Scene (Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Night landscape, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and white copy, Backlighting, Pet portrait), Smart portrait, Auto
Continuous ShootingSingle (default setting), Continuous (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 1.2 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is about 3), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16
MovieHD 720p (default setting): 1280 x 720/16:9, VGA: 640 x 480/4:3, QVGA: 320 x 240/4:3
ISO sensitivity (Standard output sensitivity)ISO 80-1600
Exposure metering modeMatrix, center-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x), spot (digital zoom 2x or more)
Exposure controlProgrammed auto exposure and exposure compensation (-2.0 - +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)
ShutterMechanical and charge-coupled electronic shutter
Shutter speed1/2000-1 s. 4 s (Fireworks show scene mode)
ApertureElectronically-controlled ND filter (-2.7 AV) selection
Aperture range2 steps (f/3.2 and f/8 [W])
Self-timerApprox. 10 s
Flash range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto)[W]: 0.5-3.6 m (1 ft 8 in.-11 ft). [T]: 0.8-1.7 m (2 ft 8 in.-5 ft 6 in.)
Flash controlTTL auto flash with monitor preflashes
InterfaceHi-Speed USB
Data Transfer ProtocolMTP, PTP
Video outputCan be selected from NTSC and PAL
I/O terminalAudio/video (A/V) output; digital I/O (USB)
Supported languagesArabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (European and Brazilian), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
Power sourcesTwo LR6/L40 (AA-size) alkaline batteries. Two FR6/L91 (AA-size) lithium batteries. Two EN-MH2 rechargeable Ni-MH batteries (available separately). AC Adapter EH-65A (available separately)
Battery life¹Approx. 200 shots when using alkaline batteries. Approx. 650 shots when using lithium batteries. Approx. 380 shots when using EN-MH2 batteries
Movie recording (actual battery life for recording)²Approx. 1 h when using alkaline batteries. Approx. 3 h 20 min when using lithium batteries. Approx. 2 h when using EN-MH2 batteries
Tripod socket1/4 in. (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D)Approx. 96.4 x 59.4 x 28.9 mm (3.8 x 2.4 x 1.2 in.) (excluding projections)
WeightApprox. 160 g (5.7 oz) (including batteries and SD memory card)
Temperature0°C-40°C (32°F-104°F)
Humidity85% or less (no condensation)
Supplied accessoriesCamera Strap, LR6/L40 (AA-size) alkaline batteries (x2), USB Cable UC-E16
Optional accessoriesAC Adapter EH-65A, Audio Video Cable EG-CP14, Battery Charger MH-72 (includes two EN-MH2 rechargeable Ni-MH batteries), Battery Charger MH-73 (includes four EN-MH2 rechargeable Ni-MH batteries), Rechargeable Ni-MH batteries EN-MH2-B2 (set of two EN-MH2 batteries), Rechargeable Ni-MH batteries EN-MH2-B4 (set of four EN-MH2 batteries)

¹ Based on CIPA Standards for measuring life of batteries.
² When recording a single movie.

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Nikon Coolpix L29 Purple

Simple controls and smart automatic technology deliver sharp images and ensure you capture portraits with smiling faces and open eyes, through the wide-angle NIKKOR 5x optical zoom lens.
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