Delivering reliability and familiarity within its orthodox design, the COOLPIX P60 satisfies the traditional camera enthusiast. Built on a custom application of Nikon's innovative EXPEED digital image processing concept and incorporating the precision optics of a NIKKOR lens, the COOLPIX P60 realizes optimum performance and maximum image quality.

An impressive effective megapixel count of 8.1 enhances the potential of the high performance digital image-processing engine for outstanding image quality, while an improved 5x Zoom-NIKKOR lens delivers yet more flexibility by ably covering a range from panoramic landscapes to close-up portraits.

Tech Specs

Type of CameraCompact digital camera
Effective Pixels8.1 million
Image Size (Pixels)3264 x 2448 (8M), 2592 x 1944 (5M), 2048 x 1536 (3M), 1600 x 1200 (2M), 1280 x 960 (1M), 1024 x 768 (PC), 640 x 480 (TV), 3264 x 2176 (3:2), 3264 x 1836 (16:9)
Lens5x Zoom-Nikkor; f/3.6-4.5
Vibration ReductionImage sensor shift VR
Digital ZoomUp to 4x
Focus RangeNormal mode: 40cm, Macro mode: 10 cm
LCD Monitor2.5"; 150,000-dot, TFT LCD
Storage MediaSD memory cards and internal memory (approx. 12MB)
File FormatCompressed JPEG, AVI Movie, mono/wav file
Shooting ModesAuto, Scene modes, high-sensitivity shooting mode, P and M exposure modes, BSS (Best Shot Selector), Optimize image and Date imprint functions
Scene ModesPortrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait, Party/indoor, Beach/snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Night landscape, Close-up, Panorama assist, Museum, Fireworks show, Copy, Backlight
Capture ModesSingle, Continuous (approx. 2.0 fps), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16 (16 frames in single burst)
Video RecordingYes (with sound)
Exposure Metering SystemMatrix, Center-weighted, Spot, Spot AF area
SensitivityAuto gain (ISO 80-800), High-sensitivity shooting mode (ISO 80-1600), Manual ISO 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 2000
White BalanceAuto, Preset manual, Daylight, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Cloudy, Flash
Self-Timer2 and 10 sec. duration
Flash Sync ModesAuto, Auto with red-eye reduction, Off, Fill flash, Slow sync, Rear-curtain sync
Supported LanguagesTotal of 23 languages
Power RequirementsTwo AA alkaline (supplied), lithium or oxyride batteries, two EN-MH1 rechargeable Ni-MH batteries (optional), AC Adapter EH-65A (optional)
Battery Life (on a fully charged battery)Approx. 190 shots with alkaline, 230 shots with oxyride, 650 shots with lithium or 350 shots with EN-MH1 (based on CIPA standard)
DimensionsApprox. 95.5 x 63.5 x 36 mm excluding projections
Supplied Accessories (may differ by country or area)Two 1.5V LR6 AA-size alkaline batteries, USB Cable UC-E6, Audio Video Cable EG-CP14, Strap AN-CP17, Software Suite CD-ROM
Weight (without batteries and memory card)Approx. 160 g