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Nikon Coolpix L620 Digital Camera

$199.98
Compact Camera 18.1MP 14x Aug 2013
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
One industry award
A bit expensive
Unacceptable noise level
32 Reviews + 1 Award
macworld.idg.se Good Buy
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A Bit Pricey for What it Offers, Prominent Lens Distortion

Two customers who bought the product agreed that it was expensive. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned “A bit pricey for what it offers, prominent lens distortion”.

Alphr.com wrote “It isn't as petite as the more expensive Canons, though”.


Reviews

One Industry Award

This camera received a "Good Buy" award from Macworld.idg.se.

Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this camera is 72% based on twenty expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Pocket Lint.

Good Brand

Based on 25,534 expert and owner reviews (including 3,033 verified purchases), Nikon has good reviews for its digital cameras. Nikon also has good reviews specifically for its high megapixel cameras. 97% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Ports & Interfaces

Has an HDMI

The Nikon Coolpix L620 has an HDMI, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that were released around the same time as this camera.

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2 USB Version

This camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Nikon camera was released in April 2017.


Display

Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The display resolutions (numeric) of similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years range from 460 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 820,000 pixels. At only 460,000 pixels, the Coolpix L620 has a fairly low display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Coolpix L620 has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to this camera.

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Lens System

Very Small Digital Zoom

Digital cameras of this age and spec have digital zooms of between 2x and 810x. With a digital zoom of only 2 times zoom factor, the Coolpix L620 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 14 times zoom factor, the Coolpix L620 has a pretty standard optical zoom compared to most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Power

Bulky, Flash Takes Time to Recharge, Overly Noisy At Low Lighting Conditions

One customer wrote in their reviews that it did not have a good battery life. Pocket Lint said in their Nikon Coolpix L620 review eight years ago “Bulky, flash takes time to recharge, overly noisy at low lighting conditions” .


Light Exposure

Supports Three ISO Sensitivities

The Coolpix L620 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras that have been available for more than two years. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 100, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this Nikon digital camera. The ISO sensitivities 125, 1600 and 3200 are also supported by this Nikon camera.

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Memory

Quite Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 83 megabytes, the Nikon Coolpix L620 has one of the bigger internal memory amongst high megapixel cameras of this age. The internal memory of cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camera range from 8MB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 1.3GB.

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Camera

Features Brightness Adjustment

The Nikon Coolpix L620 features brightness adjustment. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera also feature brightness adjustment.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Nikon Coolpix L620 has a tripod mountable. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to this digital camera also have a tripod mountable.

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Video

Supports Video Recording

The Nikon Coolpix L620 supports video recording. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and type also support video recording.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Coolpix L620 supports Full HD video, as do most of the other cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Coolpix L620 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by cameras of this age and spec. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this camera. In addition, this Nikon camera support a video resolutions of 960 x 540 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is in fact the best supported video resolution amongst all digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this camera.

Amongst similar types of camera the worst supported video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The Coolpix L620 has a hand strap. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to this digital camera also have a hand strap.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Coolpix L620 has a batteries included, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Audio

Noisy Images

Three people who purchased this digital camera considered that it was noisy. Digitalcamerareview.com said in their review of this digital camera eight years ago “Noisy images”. What Digital Camera said “6400 far too noisy, purple fringing can be an issue” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix L620.

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Nikon Coolpix L620 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera also have a built-in microphone.

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Unacceptable Noise Level

Three people who purchased this digital camera considered that it was noisy. Digitalcamerareview.com said in their review of this digital camera eight years ago “Noisy images”. What Digital Camera said “6400 far too noisy, purple fringing can be an issue” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix L620.


Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon Coolpix L620 has a built-in flash. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for a similar time to this digital camera also have a built-in flash.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Nikon Coolpix L620 has an HDMI port. Most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this camera also have an HDMI port.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Nikon Coolpix L620 has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon Coolpix L620 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Only 1600 X 1200 Still Image Resolution

The Coolpix L620 has a 1600 x 1200 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most high megapixel cameras that have been available for more than two years. Most comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it have a 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Nikon digital camera have still image resolution(s) of 3264 x 2448, 2272 x 1704, 640 x 480 and 4896 x 2754 and 3672 x 3672. The still image resolution of all high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 6000 x 4000 (best).

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Features

Image Stabilization and Vibration Reduction Features

Seven customers wrote in their reviews that it had good features. Eight years ago Digitalcamerainfo.com mentioned “Image stabilization and vibration reduction features” in their review of this digital camera. In the same month Dpinterface.com wrote “A large bright 2.7 inch LCD and a nice set of point-and-shoot features – that’s the Nikon Coolpix S620”. Expert website Digital-Photography-School.com said “The S620 packs some decent features with a 12 megapixel image sensor, 4x optical zoom Nikkor lens (28mm at its widest), 2.7 inch LC” in their review of this digital camera.


Good Screen / Viewfinder

One person who bought it reckoned that it had a good screen.

Good Video Capture

Three customers who reviewed it wrote that it was good for video recording.

Good Low Light Performance

Eight owners wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was able to produce good images. Expert review site Pocket-Lint.com wrote “The S620 is a very straightforward camera that performs well and takes good pictures”.

Three customers reckoned that it had a good picture resolution. Expert website Cameras.co.uk gave the product a score of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of the Nikon Coolpix L620 “It has 12 megapixels and a 4x zoom lens”. Expert review site Cnet.co.uk mentioned “The 'swift and stylish' S620 compact camera boasts 12 megapixels” and rated the product 77 out of 100.

One person who bought it reckoned that it was good in low light. Pcworld.in rated it 75 out of 100 and said “Good low light performance”.

One customer considered that it had a good ISO range. Three years ago expert website Uk.askmen.com scored this digital camera 4 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this digital camera “The 4x zoom lens gets you up close to the action, while the amazing ISO range of up to 6400 will keep you snapping into the evening”.

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Wide Angle Zoom

Five owners wrote in their reviews that it had a good zoom. Cnet.co.uk wrote in their review of this digital camera “Useful 4x wideangle zoom”. Eight years ago Digital Versus said “4x wide angle optical zoom” in their review of this digital camera. Uk.askmen.com scored the Nikon Coolpix L620 4 stars out of 5 and said three years ago “Zoom optique grandangle 4x”.

Four people who purchased it considered that it had a good image stabiliser. Uk.askmen.com mentioned “Stabilisation optique effective, cran LCD confortable”. Eight years ago Digital Versus said “Effective optical stabilisation”. Expert review site Ephotozine.com scored it 70 out of 100 and said in their review of this digital camera four years ago “It has a decent set of features such as full 1080p HD video recording, optical image stabilisation and 10 fps continuous shooting.”.

Two owners who purchased the product said that it had a good lens. Pcworld.in mentioned eight years ago “28mm wide angle lens”. What Digital Camera wrote “28mm wide lens, subject tracking AF, macro mode, image stabilisation, rotating rear thumbwheel” in their review of this digital camera and rated the product 4 stars out of 5.

One owner who bought this digital camera concluded that it had a good autofocus. Digital Versus wrote “Continuous focus in video” in their review of this digital camera.

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Support

Good Support

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had good technical guidance.


Design

Attractive Design, Solid Imaging Performance, User-Friendly Features, Blisteringly Quick

Four people said in their reviews that the Nikon Coolpix L620 was well made. Good Gear Guide.com.au wrote “Attractive design, solid imaging performance, user-friendly features, blisteringly quick”. Digitalcamerainfo.com wrote “It also feels comfortable in the hand and is well-built for the most part” in their review of this digital camera.

Picture Quality, On-Board Tech

Six owners concluded that this digital camera was good quality. Eight years ago Pocket Lint said in their review of the Nikon Coolpix L620 “Picture quality, on-board tech”. Pcworld.in said in their review of this digital camera “Very good video ( VGA) quality” . Expert review site Dpinterface.com mentioned “The camera’s LCD is viewable in low and bright light and the camera has good build quality”.

Attractive Styling

Eight people who reviewed it thought it was good looking. Cnet.co.uk mentioned on CNET.co.uk “Attractive styling” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Steves-Digicams.com mentioned “The S620 combines a stylish exterior thats available in five unique colors (noble purple, jet black, dusty pink, sky blue” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix L620. Expert review site Itreviews.com said “This camera has plenty of scene modes to help capture an aesthetically pleasing shot without worrying too much about camera settings” in their review of this digital camera.

Four customers who reviewed the product mentioned that it was well designed. Digitalcamerainfo.com said eight years ago “It has a fashionable design, comes in a variety of colors” in their review of this digital camera. One owner who reviewed the product thought it was ergonomic.

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Easy to Use, Simple Menus

Two customers thought the Nikon Coolpix L620 was easy to use the menus. Eight years ago Digitalcamerainfo.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Easy to use, simple menus”. Pocket-Lint.com wrote on Pocket Lint “On both fronts it scores well on account of its pared down options and clear menus” and gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5.

Two customers who reviewed it thought it was easy to handle. Digitalcamerainfo.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Comfortable handling” . Expert website Cnet.co.uk said “It looks and handles better” in their review of this digital camera.

Two people considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold.

One owner who purchased this digital camera concluded that it was easy to use. Eight years ago Cnet.co.uk wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert review site CNET.co.uk “Picture quality is good and the 4x zoom's wideangle capability makes the S620 more practical than the S630 in most everyday situations” and rated it 4 stars out of 5.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

With a weight of 237 grams, the Coolpix L620 has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this digital camera.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00018208935468, 00018208935505

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