The COOLPIX L21 is equipped with new functions including electronic vibration reduction (VR) that make it easy for anyone to take consistently beautiful pictures.

Tech Specs

Type of CameraCompact digital camera
Effective Pixels8.0 million
Image Size (Pixels)3,264×2,448 (High:3264), 3,264×2,448 (Normal:3264), 2,592×1,944 (Normal:2592), 2,048×1,536 (Normal:2048), 1,024×768 (PC: 1024), 640×480 (TV: 640), 3,200×1,800 (16:9: 3200)
Lens3.6x Zoom; f=6.7-24.0mm / F3.1-6.7
Vibration ReductionElectronic VR
Digital ZoomUp to 4x
Focus RangeNormal mode: 30cm, Macro: 5cm
LCD Monitor2.5"; 230,000-dot, TFT LCD
Storage MediaSD memory cards (SDHC-compliant;) and internal memory (approx. 19MB)
File FormatCompressed [JPEG (EXIF )], AVI movie
Shooting ModesAuto mode, Scene modes, Scene auto selector, Smart portrait mode, Movie mode
Scene ModesPortrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait, Party/indoor, Beach/snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Night landscape, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Copy, Backlight, Panorama assist
Capture ModesSingle, Continuous (approx. 1 fps up to 5 shots), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16 (16 frames with a single burst)
Video RecordingVGA (640x480), QVGA (320x240)
Exposure Metering System256-segment matrix metering, Center-weighted metering, Spot metering
SensitivityAuto (auto gain ISO 80-1600)
White BalanceAuto, Preset manual, Daylight, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Cloudy, Flash
Self-Timer10 sec. duration
Flash Sync ModesAuto, Auto with red-eye reduction, Off, Fill flash, Slow sync
Supported LanguagesTotal of 24 languages
Power RequirementsRechargeable Ni-MH Battery EN-MH2 (optional) x 2, AA-size battery (LR6/L40 alkaline, or FR6/L91 lithium) x 2, AC Adaptor EH-65A (optional)
Battery Life (on a fully charged battery)Approx. 280 shots with alkaline batteries; Approx. 780 shots with lithium batteries; Approx. 500 shots with EN-MH2 batteries (based on CIPA standard)
DimensionsApprox. 92 × 61.1 × 28.3 mm excluding projections
Supplied Accessories (may differ by country or area)Camera Strap AN-CP19, LR6/L40 (AA-size), alkaline batteries, USB cable UC-E6, Software Suite CD-ROM
Weight (without batteries and memory card)Approx. 169 g

Included Accessories

Optional Accessories