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Nikon Coolpix L26

£70.00
PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
A great value for money and award winning compact camera
Compact 16.1MP 5x Yes Jun 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Nikon Coolpix L26 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very good reviews, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix L26 number 157 across all digital cameras.
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4 Reviews + 1 Award
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4 Years Old
Overall Score
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Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 66%. This digital camera has received a "Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com. Canon cameras have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has an image stabilizer
Has a built-in flash
Very low ISO sensitivity (max)
Only 200 battery life

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the Coolpix L26 with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is average for wildlife photography, ranking number 192 in wildlife photography cameras. It is also mediocre for sports photography, ranking number 197 in sports photography cameras as well being mediocre for portrait photography, ranking number 181 in portrait photography cameras.
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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 g.

Nikon Coolpix L26 front dimensions

Nikon Coolpix L26 size in context

Nikon Coolpix L26 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

Website PhotographyBlog.com endorse this Nikon camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this camera is 66 out of 100 based on four expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, fotomaniak.pl and CNET.co.uk.

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Nikon Has Very Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

We checked 30,771 expert and owner reviews (including 6,974 verified purchases) for Nikon cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good reviews. We also found that Nikon has very good reviews specifically within its digital cameras range. 96% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old. However at £70.00 it is cheaper than 93% of cameras.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Nikon Coolpix L26 and the United Kingdom price of £70.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $79.00 (£102.84).

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Features

Average Megapixels

The Coolpix L26's sensor megapixels of 16.1MP is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Nikon Coolpix L26 of 5x is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

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

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Coolpix L26's minimum aperture number of 3.2 is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

The ISO sensitivity (max) of the Nikon Coolpix L26 of only 1,600 is fairly low compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 17% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of digital cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) 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 66% of digital cameras.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

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

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Coolpix L26 has a tripod mount. 75% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix L26's digital zoom of 4x is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Coolpix L26 of 0.435" is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 200 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 100 and 4,699 battery life, including the Coolpix L26 which takes 200 battery life.

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Quite Large Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Nikon Coolpix L26 of 3" is quite large compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 24% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Digital cameras have display diagonals of between 0.5" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Quite Narrow Field of View

The average field of view of all cameras is 100%, with the narrowest being 1.5% and the widest being 170%. The Nikon Coolpix L26's field of view of only 98% is in the narrowest 13% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Still Image Resolution

This camera supports a still image resolution of 4608 x 3456|4608 x 2592|3264 x 2448|2272 x 1704|1600 x 1200|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Nikon Coolpix L26 features multi-shot function, which is unusual. 91% of digital cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most other digital cameras, the Coolpix L26 does not support Full HD video. 75% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Nikon camera was released in June 2013.


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

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