COOLPIX P520 Dark Grey
Product Number: 26396
- 42x zoom power, professional-quality photos and videos, endless capabilities.For those seeking a comprehensive compact camera for zoom, image quality, versatility and technological innovation, look no further than the COOLPIX P520. Create pro-caliber photos and Full HD 1080p videos from mind-boggling distances, even in extremely low-light conditions. Track your travels and explore points of interest with built-in GPS. Take control of your vision with full P, S, A, M exposure modes. Add the optional WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter and share your shots in an instant, or control the camera with your compatible smartphone or tablet. From its superb 42x zoom NIKKOR glass lens and 18.1-megapixel low-light CMOS image sensor to its D-SLR-inspired design and 3.2-inch Vari-angle LCD, the COOLPIX P520 delivers the pinnacle of performance and zoom.Get close from afar
Capture distant images with a 42x wide-angle to telephoto NIKKOR glass zoom lens.Every COOLPIX is designed around a genuine NIKKOR glass lens, the legendary optics that have made Nikon famous. The COOLPIX P520 features a 42x zoom NIKKOR lens that takes you from wide-angle group shots to telephoto close-ups in an instant. And don't worry about a little camera shake—lens-shift Vibration Reduction helps keep the shot steady even when your hands are not.See where you've been
Built-in GPS with Points of Interest (POI) for creating amazing photo journalsRelive the excitement of your travels in a whole new way. The COOLPIX P520 records the exact location of each shot you take, so you can follow the path of your adventure and every stunning view along the way! Share your journeys on Google Earth™, Google+™, and other social media sites or with the included Nikon View NX2 software. Built-in GPS helps you navigate unfamiliar destinations, and Points of Interest (POI) show you nearby photo-ops like scenic lookouts and historic landmarks. The COOLPIX P520 is the ultimate travel companion!Share to your compatible smartphone or tablet
Compatible with the WU-1a wireless mobile adapter for anytime, anywhere sharingConnect the optional WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter and wirelessly transfer photos to your smartphone, tablet or any compatible Wi-Fi® enabled device. Use your smartphone to instantly upload your shots to the web or email them to a friend. Install Nikon's free Wireless Mobile Adapter Utility and remotely control the COOLPIX P520—see what the camera sees from your smartphone or tablet and fire off shots!
Note: These functions require an Android or iOS device and Nikon's free Wireless Mobile Adapter Utility app, available on Google Play and the iTunes App Store.Superior low-light performance
High-performance CMOS image sensor lets you shoot without a flashImagine being able to shoot without a flash at weddings, concerts, parties—anywhere your flash normally fires. You won't have to interrupt a moment to capture it, and your photos and HD videos will look more natural and true to your memory. The COOLPIX P520 performs so well in low light situations that, in most cases, using the flash is optional. Of course, when the lighting is extremely poor and you need a flash, it'll be there.Record superior videos
1080p Full HD videos with stereo sound for dazzling moviesIf you want a compact camera that shoots stunning Full HD videos, the COOLPIX P520 delivers. 1080p Full HD means exceptional video quality. Record the action, then connect to an HDTV and watch your videos come alive. A built-in mic records high-quality audio in stereo. Your videos will look and sound phenomenal.Don't sweat a little camera shakeLens-shift Vibration Reduction helps keep the shot steady, even if your hands are not. Say goodbye to blurry photos, shaky videos and tripods.Take control of your visionWhen you want to take control of exposure, the COOLPIX P520 is ready. Select from P/S/A/M exposure modes and the creative options will seem endless.Gain new perspectivesUse the 3.2-inch ultra-high-resolution (921,000 dot) Vari-angle LCD monitor to capture some really unconventional angles.Freeze action in its tracksWhen the action speeds up, simply hold the shutter button and fire off up to 7 continuous shots per second. Catch views you may not have seen before in your photos.
- Tech Specs
Type Compact Digital Camera Lens Zoom 42x Projection - Waterproof - Shockproof - Lens Specification - Digital Zoom Up to 2x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 2,000mm lens in 35mm  format) Vibration Reduction Lens-shift VR Motion Blur Reduction Motion Detection (still pictures) Autofocus (AF) Contrast-detect AF Autofocus (AF) Focus range (from lens) - Autofocus (AF) Focus-area selection Auto (9-area automatic selection)Center (wide, normal, spot)Face priorityManual with 99 focus areasSubject trackingTarget Finding AF Auto-area AF Mode - Focus Range [W]: Approx. 1 ft. 8 in. (50 cm.) to infinity[T]: Approx. 5 ft. (1.5 m.) to infinityMacro close-up mode: [W]: Approx. 0.4 in. (1 cm.) to infinity(All distances measured from center of front surface of lens) Effective Pixels 18.1 million Focus Modes - Focus Lock Yes Maximum Autofocus Areas/Points 9 area automatic selection, 99 area manual selection Single-point AF Mode - Viewfinder Electronic viewfinder, 0.5 cm (0.2-in.) approx. 201-dot equivalent LCD with the diopter adjustment function (-4 to +4 m-1) Viewfinder Frame Coverage Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture) (shooting mode)Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture) (playback mode) Monitor Size 3.2 in. diagonal Monitor Type Vari-Angle TFT-LCD with 5-level brightness adjustment Monitor Resolution 921,000-dots Monitor Frame coverage (shooting mode) 100% horizontal (Approx.)100% vertical (Approx.) Image Sensor CMOS Monitor Frame coverage (playback mode) 100% horizontal (Approx.) Storage Media SD memory cardSDHC memory cardSDXC memory card Internal Memory Approx. 15MB Storage System - Storage File System DCFEXIF 2.3DPOF and MPF compliant Storage File formats - Movie Full HD: 1920x1080/ 25pFull HD: 1920x1080p / 30fpsFull HD: 1920x1080/ 50iFull HD: 1920x1080 / 60iiFrame® 540: 960x540 / 30fpsHD: 1280x720p / 30fpsHS 640x480 / 120fpsHS 1280x720 / 60fpsHS 1920x1080 / 15fpsiFrame® 540: 960x540 / 30fpsMovie file format: MPEG-4 AVC H.264VGA 640x480/ 30pVGA 640x480/ 25p Voice Memo Function Yes Image Size (pixels) 4896 x 3672 ISO Sensitivity ISO 80-3200
Hi 1 (equivalent to 6400)Fixed range auto (ISO 80-400, 80-800)
Sensor Size 1/2.3 in. Lowest ISO Sensitivity 80 Highest ISO Sensitivity 3200 Exposure Metering MatrixCenter-weightedSpot Exposure Control Programmed auto exposure with flexible programaperture-priority autoexposure bracketingExposure compensation (-2.0 to +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV) manualshutter priority auto Exposure Range (auto mode) - Exposure Modes Programmed Auto Automatic Exposure Scene Modes - Scene Modes Back LightBeachBlack and White CopyClose UpDusk/DawnFireworks ShowFoodLandscapeMuseumNight LandscapeNight PortraitPanoramaParty/IndoorPet PortraitPortraitScene Auto SelectorSnowSportsSunset3D Photography Image Optimization - In-Camera Image Editing CopyCropD-LightingFilter EffectsPrint OrderProtectQuick retouchRotate imageSkin softeningSlide ShowSmall PictureSequence display optionChoose key picture Total Pixels 18.91 million (approx.) Exposure Compensation ± 2 EV in steps of 1/3 Exposure Lock - Exposure Bracketing Yes±0.3, ±0.7, ±1.0 in P, S or A mode White Balance CloudyDaylightFlashFluorescentIncandescentPreset ManualAuto 1Auto 2 Image Stabilization - Shutter Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter Shutter Speed 1/4000-1 sec. 1/4000 * - 8 s (when ISO sensitivity is fixed at 80 or 100 in P,S, A or M mode) Top Continuous Shooting Speed at full resolution Up to 7 shots at approx. 7 frames per second Continuous Shooting Options - Aperture Electronically-controlled 6-blade iris diaphragm Lens 42x optical Zoom, NIKKOR glass lens Aperture Range 10 steps of 1/3 EV Self-timer Can be selected from 10 and 2 seconds duration Accessory Shoe - Built-in flash Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto) - Built-in Flash Control TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes Built-in Flash Yes Built-in Flash Distance - Flash Sync Modes - External Flash Shoe - Interface - Lens Focal Length 4.3-180mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 24-1000 mm lens in 35mm  format) Interface Data transfer protocol - Video Output - HDMI Output Can be selected from:Auto480p720p1080i I/O terminal Audio/video (A/V) outputDigital I/O (USB)HDMI mini connector (Type C) (HDMI output) Wi-Fi Functionality Yes GPS Yes (Built-in) Projection system - Projection LCD panel - Projector lens - Projector Light Source - Lens f/-number f/3-5.9 Projector Image Size - Projector Throw Distance - Projector Number of colors - Projector Playback Functions - Projector Brightness - Projector Contrast ratio - Projector Resolution (output) - Projector Endurance (battery life) - Supported Languages ArabicBengaliChinese (Simplified and Traditional) CzechDanishDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGreekHindiHungarianIndonesianItalianJapaneseKoreanMarathiNorwegianPersianPortugese (European and Brazilian)RomanianRussianSpanishSwedishTamilTeluguThai Power Sources One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5 (supplied)AC Adapter EH-69P and plug adapter (supplied) Lens Construction 14 elements in 10 groups Charging Time Approx. 4 h and 30 min (when using Charging AC Adapter EH- 69P and when no charge remains) (Approx.) Battery - Battery / Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5 Battery Life (shots per charge) EN-EL5: 200shots
Based on Camera and Imaging Products Association (CIPA) standards for measuring the life of camera batteries. Measured at 23(-/+3)°C (73(-/+5.4)°F); zoom adjusted with each shot, flash fired with every other shot, image quality set to Normal, image size set to 4896x3672 (18.1MP). Battery life may vary depending on shooting interval and length of time menus and images are displayed.
Tripod Socket ¼ in. Approx. Dimensions Height: 3.4in. (84.1mm)
Width: 5.0in. (125.2mm)
Depth: 4.0in. (101.6mm)Excluding projections. Method of noting dimensions and weight is in accordance with CIPA DCG-005-2009 guideline.
Approx. Weight 19.4 oz. (550g)With battery and SD memory card. Method of noting dimensions and weight is in accordance with CIPA DCG-005-2009 guideline. Operating environment Temperature: 0 to 40°C (32 to 104°F)Humidity: Less than 85% (no condensation) Color Touch Control -
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- Supplied Accessories
- AN-CP21 Strap
- EH-69P AC Adapter/Charger
- EN-EL5 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
- LC-CP24 Lens Cap
- UC-E6 USB Cable