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Nikon Coolpix L27

PhotographyBlog.com Recommended besteproduct.nl 3.5 Star
A multi award winning and fully featured 16.1 megapixel 5 times zoom factor camera
Compact 16.1MP 5x No Jun 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Nikon Coolpix L27 Review

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858 Reviews + 2 Awards
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Good Features
Overall Score
38
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 38?

It has great user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 87%, based on 858 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 2017.
Customers report is a good size, it is reasonably priced and good picture quality.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Has a built-in flash
Quite small display diagonal
Very low display resolution (numeric)
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Nikon Coolpix L27 Video Reviews


How Big is the Nikon Coolpix L27?

The Nikon Coolpix L27 is 96.4mm wide and 59.2mm tall. It is 28.9mm deep and weighs g.

Nikon Coolpix L27 front dimensions

Nikon Coolpix L27 size in context

Nikon Coolpix L27 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Two Industry Awards

This camera received a "Recommended" award from review website PhotographyBlog.com who decided that this digital camera was very good.

The expert at one more expert review site said that this Nikon camera was very good. Besteproduct.nl gave this camera a "3.5 Star" award.

Expert Reviews Are Poor

On average, based on six expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Techradar and techradar.com/au/ this camera has an overall expert rating of 63%. If all the digital cameras are ranked by average expert review score then this Nikon digital camera is in the bottom 11%.

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Good User Reviews

On average, Coolpix L27 owners rated this camera 84%. 320 reviewers (79% of all reviewers) gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report it is a Good Size

28 customers reckoned that it was compact and four customers mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to carry around.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

66 owners agreed that the Nikon Coolpix L27 was good value for money.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

100 customers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was able to produce good images, two owners mentioned in their reviews that it had a good picture resolution but however 15 buyers thought the product took poor quality photos.. 14 customers who reviewed the product considered that it was not able to produce good images.

Users Report it is Easy to Use

92 people wrote in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix L27 was easy to use, five customers thought the product was easy to use the menus and two owners said in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold.

Nikon Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

Based on 31,432 expert and owner reviews (including 7,098 verified purchases), Nikon has very good reviews for its cameras. Nikon also has very good reviews specifically within its cameras range compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Nikon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Excellent Design

12 people who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good looking, eight people who purchased it agreed that it was neat and three customers who reviewed it thought it was well designed.

Users Report a Good Flash

Four customers who reviewed it considered that it had a good flash.

Users Report Helpful Technical Guidance

Three owners who reviewed it reckoned that it had good technical guidance.

Users Report Good Product Quality

44 customers who purchased it agreed that it was good quality.

Customers Report Superior Technical Features

Four owners reckoned that it had good features.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Five owners who purchased this digital camera mentioned that it had a good screen.

Customers Report Good Video Capture

Three customers reckoned that it was good for video recording.

Customers Report Good Battery Life

Six people mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good battery life.

Users Report Good Lens Quality

Nine owners concluded that this digital camera had a good zoom and two owners who bought it said that it had a good lens.

Users Report it is Robust

Three customers mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix L27 was well made, three owners who reviewed it thought it was strong and durable and three customers reckoned that it was reliable.


Features

Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16.1 megapixels, the Nikon Coolpix L27 has a relatively typical megapixel compared to most of the other cameras.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This camera has a 1|1/2.3" image sensor size, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Coolpix L27 has a relatively standard optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon Coolpix L27 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The Coolpix L27 has a quite small display diagonal (only 2.7 inches) compared to most of the other cameras. Across all the digital cameras the display diagonals range from 0.5" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix L27 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras. In addition, this Nikon camera have still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448 and 2272 x 1704 and 1600 x 1200. Across all digital cameras the worst still image resolution is S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664 and the best is 6016 x 4000.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

Across all the digital cameras the display resolutions (numeric) range from 3 pixels to 16,000,000 pixels. At only 230,000 pixels, the Coolpix L27 has a quite low display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Coolpix L27 supports Full HD video, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of digital cameras is 11x, and the digital zooms range from 0.72x to 810x. The Coolpix L27 has one of the smaller digital zooms (only 4 times zoom factor) amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Coolpix L27 features brightness adjustment, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Nikon Coolpix L27 has a tripod mountable. Most of the other cameras also have a tripod mountable.

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Only 200 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Coolpix L27 is a digital camera that takes 200 shots battery life (CIPA standard).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was June 2013 when Nikon released the Coolpix L27.


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