The stylish wave-surface design of the COOLPIX S5 means it is as easy in the hand as it is on the eye. Conveniently located buttons merge with exterior elegance to place powerful functions at your fingertips. With a generous 6 megapixel resolution, this camera ensures that pictures stay sharp, even when significantly enlarged. Its precision 3x optical Zoom-Nikkor lens puts everything from group portraits to expansive landscapes within easy reach, and Pictmotion lets you capture moments in superb colour and detail, then play them back as a slide show in combination with music and special effects. To add to your enjoyment, the high-resolution 2.5-inch LCD monitor simplifies composition and playback. With these cameras you’re ready to capture and relive your special moments with anyone, anywhere, anytime.
6.0 megapixel resolution means pictures stay sharp, even when significantly enlarged.
3x Zoom-Nikkor lens (35mm equivalent), covering the key photographic range of 35 to 105 mm.
High resolution 2.5” LCD (with a protective acrylic panel) for convenient image composition and picture playback that’s easy to share with others.
PictMotion by muvee built-in slideshow lets you share your photos in a new imaginative and entertaining way. Simply select a range of images, pick a style and choose your soundtrack. There are 5 pre-installed music files or you can load your own music (mp3) via an SD card. Your Pictmotion slideshow will be produced automatically for you to view on your camera, or to the TV via the included COOL-STATION.
In-camera COOLPIX technologies: Face-priority AF* automatically locates and focuses on people’s faces ensuring superb, crisply focused portraits. (*Face-recognition capability may be limited in some conditions.) D-Lighting rescues underexposed images by improving brightness and picture detail where needed, while leaving correctly exposed areas just as they are. In-Camera Red-Eye Fix analyzes each image and automatically finds and corrects any accidental red-eye, which can sometimes occur in flash photography.
One-Touch Portrait button, which gives you direct access to the in-camera technologies.
Auto image rotation: This new feature rotates pictures that have been taken vertically, saving time when reviewing images on the camera or computer screen.
High-quality audio with new, optimized loudspeaker enhances playback clarity and is especially useful when viewing your PictMotion slideshows on your camera.
15 scene modes, 4 with scene mode assist automatically provide the appropriate settings for everything from party portraits to fireworks at night.
Approx. 21MB internal memory let you keep shooting even without SD card in the camera.
Swift start-up: less than one second from power-on until the camera is ready for use.
Calendar Function: groups and orders your pictures by date for easy and fast image selection.
Date Search Function that allows you to search for recorded images according to the date they were taken.
Multi-lingual menu (20 languages).
Effective pixels (million)
CCD sensor size (W x H) [inch]
LCD monitor (inch)
2.5”, 230000 dot TFT
Focal length [mm][35mm film equivalent]
0.3m to infinity, Macro: 4cm - infinity
Movie with sound
Approx. weight w/o batteries & storage media [g]
Dimension (WxHxD) [mm]