A compact, lightweight digital still camera with 5.0 effective megapixels,
the COOLPIX 5700 was developed to join the COOLPIX 5000 at the top of the Nikon
COOLPIX digital still camera lineup, renowned for superior image quality and
The wide range of users the COOLPIX 5700 is expected to attract includes
advanced amateurs, digital enthusiasts, and semi-professional photographers who
demand high performance in every aspect of photography, as well as an air of
Nikon's newly developed 8x Zoom-Nikkor lens, with its 8.9-71.2mm (equivalent to
35-280mm in 35mm  format) focal range, delivers exceptional optical
performance with two ED (Extra-low Dispersion) lens elements. Together with the
5.0 effective megapixels, it ensures images of remarkable color, contrast and
clarity. And the lens' considerable zoom range provides invaluable flexibility.
The compact, lightweight body is made of magnesium (Mg) alloy, which offers
unparalleled portability. The camera's ergonomic, easy-grip design ensures
secure handling and comfortable operation.
The Vari-angle LCD monitor and the new EVF (Electronic ViewFinder) with its
great frame coverage combine to offer total convenience in every shooting
position. And both deliver your images almost immediately.
Features such as 5-area Multi Autofocus and various exposure metering settings,
extremely popular in film-type cameras, will certainly satisfy conventional
The COOLPIX 5700 incorporates an auto pop-up Speedlight, and also features an
accessory shoe, which enables the attachment of an external Speedlight when more
lighting is necessary.
Multiple capture modes can be selected, including an all-new RAW image (NEF
format) recording mode for untouched image quality, and movies with audio for up
to 60 seconds. The COOLPIX 5700 also has a built-in speaker, making instant
confirmation playback of movies possible.
Features like the Noise Reduction Mode, Saturation Control and White Balance
Bracketing will also help improving image quality.
The COOLPIX 5700 is compatible with a broad range of quality accessories. The
optional wideangle converter lens and telephoto converter lens extend the
photographer's creative potential. The optional battery pack, powered by
LR6/AA-size alkaline batteries incorporates a second shutter button for
portrait/vertical position shooting.
The new viewer software, Nikon View 5 (supplied) allows you to view the images
taken with the camera on your computer, and the optional Nikon Capture 3 lets
you view and edit the RAW image (NEF format) data.
Rechargeable battery and charger*, CompactFlash Card, USB cable, video cable
will be included as standard accessories. Also there are various optional
numerous system accessories such as Wideangle and Telephoto converters, and
With so many advanced features and accessories, the COOLPIX 5700 is sure to help
you realize your digital dreams.
Powerful new 8x optical zoom lens
The new lens' focal range of 8.9~71.2mm (equivalent to 35-280mm in 35mm 
format) lets your photographic vision extend from breathtaking wideangles to
intense super-telephoto images, from penetrating the far distance to exploring
the unequalled creativity of macro performance in the telephoto zoom range. The
lens features two ED (Extra-low Dispersion) lens elements that minimize
chromatic aberration, for crisp, clear shots -- even up close. And for even
greater magnification, the COOLPIX 5700 offers 4x digital zoom capability taking
the focal length to a staggering approx. 1,132 mm equivalent.
5.0 effective megapixels + image-processing algorithm = Nikon quality
In order to ensure image quality worthy of the Nikon name, we've incorporated a
2/3-inch type CCD, which combines with the 8x Zoom-Nikkor lens to deliver
super-sharp, 5.0-megapixel images at 2,560 x 1,920 pixels. Nikon's proprietary
image-processing algorithm enables accelerated processing and, along with the
12-bit A/D input, ensures faithful color reproduction with the smooth gradation
of film. Prints of these breathtaking images hold up well beyond A3 (297 x
User-friendly hi-tech features
Never before has such an advanced a digital camera offered so many simple to use
features. The Electronic ViewFinder (EVF) provides enhanced frame coverage and a
bright preview, and the Vari-angle LCD makes shooting easy regardless of the
camera position. Both present images almost instantly. When ambient light is
insufficient, the intelligent built-in Speedlight automatically pops up.
Checking results is instantaneous with the Quick Review button, and the
plug-and-play USB interface propels pictures to your computer, where Nikon
software is ready to organize them. The compact, tough, ergonomically designed
magnesium (Mg)-alloy body ensures comfort, control and traditional Nikon
The COOLPIX 5700 offers an array of innovative digital features. Versatile
exposure and in-camera image controls inspire creativity while shooting. Whether
you need instant JPEG images or pure RAW image (NEF format) data, the supplied
Nikon View 5 or optional Nikon Capture 3 software maximize the potential of your
results with image management and editing tools dedicated to the needs of the
digital photographer. Creative potential is further enhanced by fully integrated
accessories, including powerful Nikon Speedlights and converter lenses to extend