Exceptional images just got easier with the 18-megapixel COOLPIX L620. Simplicity of style means ergonomic handling and easy operation, without sacrificing performance. The 14x optical zoom puts you at the heart of the action, so you’ll always capture that magic moment in crisp, clear detail.
With Easy Auto Mode and a range of 18 scene modes to choose from, you’ll have exactly the right settings, whatever the action. Shoot movies in Full HD with stereo sound and optical zoom too, capturing living memories as they happen.
Powered by two AA batteries, it’s as perfect for holidays as celebrations at home. Light up your life with the camera that makes great shots simple – the COOLPIX L620.
High zoom capability with wide-angle coverage (25-350mm) and macro shooting from as close as approx 1-cm/0.4-in, to put you where the action is.
High image quality is assured in any light conditions – even low light – with this highly sensitive 18-megapixel CMOS sensor.
You can automatically optimize settings by selecting a scene mode or let your camera take full control with Scene Auto Selector in Easy Auto Mode.
The streamlined design features a new grip for enhanced stability, making it easy to hold for comfortable shooting, to ensure you get great results.
See exactly what you’re shooting on the 460k-dot, 7.5-cm/3-in, LCD screen with anti-reflection coating and brightness adjustment Clear Color display.
Record all life’s highlights on video at 1080/50i, with optical zoom and stereo sound. Shift effortlessly from stills to movies with a one-touch movie record button.
High ISO (125-3200), motion detection and consecutive shot combining technology all contribute to sharper images, while Lens Shift VR (vibration reduction) counters camera shake.
Choose from 8 filters, including toy camera and fisheye, or use special effects like monochrome and nostalgic sepia to spice up your shots.
Consecutive Shot Combining: In Night Portrait and Night Landscape scene modes, consecutive shots are combined with minimal noise and blur to give you a perfectly exposed image in low light.
Target-finding AF: Rapid and accurate autofocus ensures your camera automatically identifies and focuses on your subject, so you get clear and sharp shots even with moving subjects.
Macro mode: Shoot up close and very personal in macro mode, allowing you to take shots at a range as close as 1cm/0.4in, ideal for family close-ups or nature photography.
Easy Panorama 360°/180°: Make the most of an amazing landscape. Tilt vertically or pan horizontally to create inspiring and dynamic panoramas.
AA batteries: Never have to worry about charging your camera, as it runs on two AA batteries – perfect for travel and easy to replace when you’re at home.
Eye-Fi compatible: When you use an Eye-Fi memory card that offers wireless transfer, images can be automatically uploaded to your computer or online photo services like Nikon Image Space.
EXPEED C2: Nikon’s fast and powerful image processing system guarantees high-speed operation, with high sensitivity performance and exceptional image quality.
Compact digital camera
1/2.3-in. type CMOS; approx. 18.91 million total pixels
NIKKOR lens with 14x optical zoom
4.5-63.0 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 25-350 mm lens in 35mm  format)
11 elements in 10 groups (2 ED lens elements)
Up to 2x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 700 mm lens in 35mm  format)
Motion blur reduction
Motion detection (still pictures)
[W]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity, [T]: Approx. 1.0 m (3 ft 4 in.) to infinity; Macro mode: Approx. 1 cm (0.4 in.) (wide-angle position relative to the triangle mark to infinity; (All distances measured from center of front surface of lens)
Center, face detection, target finding AF
7.5 cm (3-in.), approx. 460k-dot, TFT LCD with anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment
Approx. 96% horizontal and 96% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Frame coverage (playback mode)
Approx. 96% horizontal and 96% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Internal memory (approx. 83 MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
DCF, Exif 2.3, and DPOF compliant
Storage file formats
Still pictures: JPEG; Sound files (voice memo): WAV; Movies: MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: LPCM stereo)
Image size (pixels)
18M (High) [4896 x 3672(fine)]; 18M [4896 x 3672]; 8M [3264 x 2448]; 4M [2272 x 1704]; 2M [1600 x 1200]; VGA [640 x 480]; 16:9 [4896 x 2754]; 1:1 [3672 x 3672]
Easy auto mode, Scene mode (Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Night landscape, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and white copy, Backlighting, Easy panorama, Pet portrait), Special effects, Smart portrait, Auto mode
Single (default setting), Continuous H (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 10 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is about 6), Continuous L (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 2 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is about 6), Continuous H:120 fps (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 120 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is 50), Continuous H:60 fps (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 60 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is 25), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16
Movie - file format
1080(fine)/30p (default setting): 1920 x 1080(High)/16:9, 1080(fine)/25p (default setting): 1920 x 1080(High)/16:9, 1080/30p: 1920 x 1080/16:9, 1080/25p: 1920 x 1080/16:9, 1080/60i: 1920 x 1080/16:9, 1080/50i: 1920 x 1080/16:9, 720/30p: 1280 x 720/16:9, 720/25p: 1280 x 720/16:9, iFrame 540/30p: 960 x 540/16:9, iFrame 540/25p: 960 x 540/16:9, 480/30p: 640 x 480/4:3, 480/25p: 640 x 480/4:3, HS 720/2x: 1280 x 720/16:9, HS 1080/0.5x: 1920 x 1080/16:9
ISO 125-1600; ISO 3200 (available when using Auto mode)
Matrix, center-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x), spot (digital zoom 2x)
Programmed auto exposure and exposure compensation (-2.0 - +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)
Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter
1/1600-1 s; 1/4000 s (maximum speed during high-speed continuous shooting); 4 s (Fireworks show scene mode)
Electronically-controlled ND filter (-2 AV) selection
2 steps (f/3.3 and f/6.6 [W])
Approx. 10 s
Flash range (approx.)
[W]: 0.5-5.0 m (1 ft 8 in. - 16 ft); [T]: 1.0-3.0 m (3 ft 4 in. - 9 ft 10 in.)
TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes
Data Transfer Protocol
Can be selected from NTSC and PAL
Can be selected from Auto, 480p, 720p, and 1080i
Audio/video (A/V) output; digital I/O (USB); HDMI micro connector (Type D) (HDMI output)
Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (European and Brazilian), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
Two LR6/L40 (AA-size) alkaline batteries; Two FR6/L91 (AA-size) lithium batteries; Two EN-MH2 rechargeable Ni-MH batteries (available separately); AC Adapter EH-65A (available separately)
Still pictures: Approx. 150 shots when using alkaline batteries, Approx. 660 shots when using lithium batteries, Approx. 410 shots when using EN-MH2 batteries; Movie recording (actual battery life for recording)2: Approx. 10 min when using alkaline batteries, Approx. 1 h 25 min when using lithium batteries, Approx. 55 min when using EN-MH2 batteries
1/4 (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 108.3 x 68.7 x 34.1 mm (4.3 x 2.8 x 1.4 in.) (excluding projections)
Approx. 237 g (8.4 oz) (including batteries and SD memory card)
Operating environment - temperature
0°C - 40°C (32°F - 104°F)
Operating environment - humidity
85% or less (no condensation)
Camera Strap, LR6/L40 (AA-size) alkaline batteries (x2), USB Cable UC-E16, ViewNX 2 CD, Reference Manual CD
AC Adapter EH-65A, Audio Video Cable EG-CP16, Strap AN-CP23, Battery Charger MH-72 (includes two EN-MH2 rechargeable Ni-MH batteries), Battery Charger MH-73 (includes four EN-MH2 rechargeable Ni-MH batteries), Rechargeable Ni-MH batteries EN-MH2-B2 (set of two EN-MH2 batteries)
1. Based on CIPA Standards for measuring life of batteries.
2. When recording a single movie.