Nikon Coolpix L31
Top 72%423 points
Top 72%
Megapixels
Number of cameras
lowmidhigh
Top 95%
674 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
video recording
longer battery life

Nikon Coolpix L31: 31 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16.10MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
295
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
247
0

3. weight

160g
HTC Re: 65.50g
142
0

4. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
1600ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
127
0

5. video recording

720 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
115
0

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
200shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

7. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0s
81
0

8. width

96mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
76
0

9. height

59mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

10. volume

164cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

11. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230000k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
71
0

12. thickness

29mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

13. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.70"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
59
0

14. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon Coolpix L31
87% have it
51
0

15. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Canon EOS M6: 2
43
0

16. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
5x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.30x
43
0

17. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
3.20f
Ricoh GR II: 1f
41
0

18. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Nikon Coolpix L31
68% have it
41
0

19. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
130mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2m
39
0

20. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
1
Nikon D5: 400
38
0

21. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
4s
Hasselblad H5D-50c: 720s
37
0

22. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
26mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
35
0

23. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5: 3.10
31
0

24. internal storage

0.02GB
Leica TL: 32GB
28
0

25. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Nikon Coolpix L31
98% have it
27
0

26. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Nikon Coolpix L31
98% have it
27
0

27. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Nikon Coolpix L31
93% have it
27
0

28. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Nikon Coolpix L31
99% have it
27
0

29. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Nikon Coolpix L31
99% have it
26
0

30. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Nikon Coolpix L31
99% have it
26
0

31. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Nikon Coolpix L31
94% have it
25
0

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