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Kodak WP1 Digital Camera

Compact Camera 16MP 1x Dec 2012
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Waterproof Release Date
Kodak has good reviews for its cameras
Waterproof
Quite small optical zoom
6 Reviews

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Reviews

Kodak Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

We checked 464 owner and expert reviews (including 55 verified purchases) for Kodak cameras and found that on average Kodak has good reviews. We also found that Kodak has good reviews specifically for its waterproof cameras. 67% of those that bought a Kodak camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was December 2012 when Kodak released the WP1.


Lens System

Quite Small Optical Zoom

The smallest optical zoom of cameras of a similar age and type to this camera is 1x, the biggest is 7.1x, and the average optical zoom is 4x. At only 1 times zoom factor, the Kodak WP1 has a fairly small optical zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras that came out around the same time as this camera.

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Design

Waterproof

The Kodak WP1 is waterproof. Most of the other waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago also are waterproof.

If you would prefer a camera that is waterproof then you might want to consider the Fujifilm XP50 (£118).

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Fairly High Freezeproof Up to

The lowest freezeproof up to of cameras of this spec and age is -10°C, the highest is 14°C, and the average freezeproof up to is -7.7°C. With a freezeproof up to of 10 degrees celcius, the Kodak WP1 has a fairly high freezeproof up to compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this camera.

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Battery

Only 120 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

Most digital cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera take between 120 and 1,119 battery life (CIPA standard), including the Kodak WP1 which takes 120 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The Kodak WP1 supports PictBridge. Most of the other waterproof cameras that came out around the same time as this camera also support PictBridge.

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Other Features

Shock Proof

The Kodak WP1 is shock proof. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago also are shock proof.

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Memory

Very Small Internal Memory

Cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera have internal memory of between 7.9MB and 700MB, and the average internal memory is 90MB. At only 8 megabytes, the Kodak WP1 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Picture Quality

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many waterproof cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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16 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 16 megapixels camera.

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Focusing

Quite Large Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distances of cameras of a similar type and age to this camera range from 0.01m to 0.7m. At 0.6 meters, the Kodak WP1 has a fairly large closest focusing distance compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camera.

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Camera

Very Slow Start-Up Time

With a start-up time of 2,000 milliseconds, the Kodak WP1's start-up time is one of the slowest amongst digital cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera. Across all the similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the start-up times range from 1ms to 2,000ms.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers kodak kodakwp1, kodak wp1yl
Barcodes 00819900011159

Kodak WP1 Review Sources

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