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Nikon Coolpix L29

71

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Nikon Coolpix L29

£34.95
Nikon Coolpix L29
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A good spec and classic compact camera
Compact 16.1MP 5x Yes Jul 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Nikon Coolpix L29 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix L29 number 491 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
293 Reviews
75
Features
Good Features
70
Age
3 Years Old
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has great user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 68%, based on 293 reviews. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report it is fairly priced, it is easy to use and excellent design. However they also report unsatisfactory technical guidance.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Very small optical zoom
Easily capture family moments
Capture the sights and sounds
a photo alone won't do, press the dedicated movie button and instantly start recording 720p HD video in widescreen format while the built-in microphone captures the sounds of the moment in high fidelity. when you're ready to share your creations, connect the COOLPIX l29 (with optional cable) to an HDTV and dazzle your friends and fam
Let the camera call the shots
Ly match your situation to one of 17 scene modes like beach, snow, night portrait, sunset and more, and enjoy effortless great shots. or, choose scene auto selector and let the camera choose for
Always ready for action
COOLPIX l29 is powered by two regular AA batteries, so a fresh set of batteries will never be far from reach. it also accepts alkaline, lithium and nikon rechargeable batteries, available as an optional access
Point, shoot and amaze
COOLPIX l29's high-performance NIKKOR glass lens is paired with a 16.1-megapixel CCD image sensor that captures bright, vibrant ima
Flatter your friends and family
Te beautiful photos of the people you care about. smart portrait system activates several features ideal for portraits, like face priority AF, skin softening, blink warning and m
Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Very low maximum ISO sensitivity

Nikon Coolpix L29 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon Coolpix L29?

The Nikon Coolpix L29 is 96.4mm wide and 59.4mm tall. It is 28.9mm deep and weighs 59.4g.

Nikon Coolpix L29 front dimensions
Nikon Coolpix L29 size in context

Nikon Coolpix L29 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

This Nikon camera received a rating of 60 out of 100 from camera expert review site Ephotozine. The expert review sites aren't convinced by this camera.

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Good User Reviews

Based on 292 user reviews the average user rating of this camera is 85%. Over 79% of reviewers gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

27 people wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was good value for money.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

29 customers who bought it agreed that it was easy to use and two owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was easy to use the menus.

Customers Report Poor Technical Guidance

Two people considered that the Nikon Coolpix L29 did not have good technical guidance.

  • The camera itself is great, unfortunately the instructions were all in a foreign…
    Eileen (Amazon) - February 2015
  • The camera itself is great, unfortunately the instructions were all in a foreign language…
    Eileen (Amazon) - February 2015

Users Report Nice Design

Eight people wrote in their reviews that it was good looking.

Very Good Brand

We checked 40,636 expert and user reviews (including 10,692 verified purchases) for Nikon digital cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Nikon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Two people agreed that the product had a good screen.

Customers Report Great Technical Features

Two owners agreed that the Nikon Coolpix L29 had good features.

Customers Report Great Product Quality

Six people who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality.

  • It looks good quality and is small…
    Gill (Amazon) - January 2015
  • Ideal as a started camera easy to use & good quality pictures…
    IvorM (Amazon) - November 2014
  • Don't get too over excited about this, as most models in this range are merely passable for smaller print quality and very basic.
    Mr Baz (Amazon) - November 2014
  • Good quality photos…
    June Tait (Amazon) - October 2014
  • Brilliant, really easy to use and the picture quality is great…
  • Love this camera very good for a night and outings easy to use, arrived quicker than expected and the picture quality is brilliant…
    Charlotte (Amazon) - August 2014
  • The photos are not great quality…

Users Report Good Picture Quality

26 customers who purchased this digital camera said that it was able to produce good images.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Four people concluded that it was compact and two customers considered that it was lightweight.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since July 2014.

Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras.

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Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Coolpix L29 of 16.1MP is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 42% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Nikon Coolpix L29 of only 5x is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 84% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Coolpix L29 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The resolution of all cameras ranges 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 Coolpix L29 has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Nikon Coolpix L29's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 1,600 is in the lowest 13% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Coolpix L29 of 3.2 is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 45% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix L29 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Lighter Than Average

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Nikon Coolpix L29's weight of only 59.4g is very light compared to most other cameras. It is in the lightest 1% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of digital cameras is 1MB, the biggest is 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The Nikon Coolpix L29's internal memory of only 20MB is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 70% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Nikon Coolpix L29 of only 130mm is shorter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is shorter than 85% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Nikon Coolpix L29's digital zoom of 4x is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 47% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Coolpix L29 features multi burst mode, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Has a Pre-Flash

The Coolpix L29 has a pre-flash, unlike 95% of cameras which do not have a pre-flash.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Nikon Coolpix L29 features brightness adjustment. 78% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Nikon Coolpix L29 does not support Wi-Fi. 69% of cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Coolpix L29 of only 8 is in the smallest 18% of all cameras when sorted 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 Nikon Coolpix L29 of 26mm is in the longest 29% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Nikon Coolpix L29 does not have an HDMI. 55% of digital cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Coolpix L29 does not feature bluetooth, although it is worth noting that 95% of digital cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Coolpix L29's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 59% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Nikon Coolpix L29 features flash exposure compensation, which is unusual. 78% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of cameras range from 1" to 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Coolpix L29's display diagonal of only 2.7" is in the smallest 18% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The Nikon Coolpix L29's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 85% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display resolution of all cameras is 620,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Coolpix L29 is 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. In addition, this Nikon camera supports a still image resolution of 4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448, 2272 x 1704 plus 2 more values. The worst resolution of all cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Nikon Coolpix L29 features multi-shot function, unlike 90% of digital cameras which do not feature multi-shot function.

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380 Battery Life

The Nikon Coolpix L29 is a camera that takes 380 shots battery life.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon Coolpix L29 has a tripod mount. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Nikon Coolpix L29 has a carrying case, unlike 88% of cameras which do not have a carrying case.

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