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Nikon Coolpix L26

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Nikon Coolpix L26

$79.00
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Compact 16.1MP 5x Yes Feb 2012
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Nikon Coolpix L26 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix L26 number 59 across all digital cameras and number 155 in best selling cameras.
96
Reviews
105 Reviews + 1 Award
99
Value for Money
Excellent
93
Features
Fully-Featured
94
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 94?

It has great user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 73%, based on 105 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Nikon digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Very small optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Larger than average minimum aperture number
Capture precious moments beautifully and easily
16.1 effective megapixels of pure imaging power
5x zoom with 26 mm wide-angle coverage
Easy auto mode and bright 7.5-cm (3-in.) TFT LCD monitor

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Nikon Coolpix L26 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon Coolpix L26?

The Nikon Coolpix L26 is 96mm wide and 59.7mm tall. It is 28.8mm deep and weighs 0.164kg.

Nikon Coolpix L26 front dimensions
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Nikon Coolpix L26 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Staggeringly Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $79.00 it is still in the cheapest 5% of digital cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Nikon Coolpix L26 of £70.00 ($70.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $9.00.

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Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Coolpix L26 of 16.1MP is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 55% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Coolpix L26 of only 5x is in the smallest 33% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Nikon Coolpix L26 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Digital cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon Coolpix L26 has an image stabilizer. 77% of digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Larger Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Coolpix L26 of 3.2 is larger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 78% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Coolpix L26's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 1,600 is lower than 88% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Digital cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon Coolpix L26 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of digital cameras.

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Very Light

The weight of the Nikon Coolpix L26 of only 164g is lighter than 65% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average weight of all digital cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Coolpix L26 has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The Coolpix L26's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 26% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The average display resolution of all digital cameras is 610,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Coolpix L26 supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most other digital cameras, the Coolpix L26 does not support Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Coolpix L26's digital zoom of 4x is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 83% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The Nikon Coolpix L26 supports a maximum still image resolution of 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. Digital cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Does Not Have an HDMI

Like most other digital cameras, the Coolpix L26 does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras do not have an HDMI.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Coolpix L26's display diagonal of 3" is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 24% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 200 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Nikon Coolpix L26 which takes 200 battery life.

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Narrower Than Average Field of View

The field of view of the Coolpix L26 of only 98% is narrower than 87% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the field of views range from 92% to 1,000%, and the average field of view is 100%.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Coolpix L26 of 0.435" is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 39% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Internal Memory

Across all the cameras the internal memory range from 1MB to 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The Coolpix L26's internal memory of only 20MB is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 70% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Coolpix L26 of 26mm is in the longest 31% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Coolpix L26 features multi-shot function, which is unusual. 90% of digital cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00018208262991, 00018208925469, 00018208925483, 00018208925520, 00182089254694, 00182089254830, 00636983058150

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