Nikon Coolpix L23

  • Nikon Coolpix L23
Based on 8 scores, 11 reviews available
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  • Easy to use, comfortable handling, 5x optical zoom, low price
  • Cheap, Easy to use, 5x optical zoom, Good macro mode, Smart Portrait mode


  • Poor image quality
  • Noise performance above ISO800, Panoramas not created in camera

Expert reviews and ratings

By GadgetSpeak on 92

I hesitate to use ‘entry level’ about any camera from Nikon. The Nikon Coolpix L23 is a small digital camera and probably the nearest thing they do to ‘point and shoot’ however this is still a more than competent piece of camera...

By Expert Reviews on 60

A seriously low price, but with disappointing automatic exposures and no way to adjust settings, you get what you pay for....

By Digital Camera Buyer on 40

As a budget point-and-shoot camera, the COOLPIX L23 has enough features to tempt, although the image quality and build could be improved upon Overall Our provides the latest photography news, reviews, previews, features and tecniques. Alternatively...

By Cameras UK on 73

Although you are likely to be impressed with how easy it is to use the Nikon Coolpix L23 you are equally unlikely to be impressed by the picture quality it offers. Although it is relatively cheap there are other digital cameras that offer better...

By PhotographyBLOG on 70

The Nikon Coolpix L23 is a digital compact camera that costs in the region of £60-70, so it's wrong to expect the camera to do absolutely everything. For the price, it's a decent build, it does everything for you and has a lot of...

By What Digital Camera on 84

Nikon describes its Coolpix L23 as 'the perfect camera for anyone just starting out in photography', and with a host of automated technologies and a fuss-free design we have the say the L23 certainly gets off to a good start. The Nikon Coolpix...

By ePHOTOzine on 70

If you are a photography begiiner or are looking to buy a present for a child then the Nikon Coolpix L23 is good value for money. Many competitors in this price range only offer a 3x optical zoom rather than the 5x offered by the Coolpix L23. The auto...

International Review By on

Die hübsche Schnäppchenkamera für Schnappschüsse ist ideal für die jüngsten Fotografen in der...

International Review By on

Die technischen Daten der Nikon Coolpix L23 entsprechen nicht dem aktuellen Stand der Digitalkamera-Technik. Das ist allerdings nicht weiter tragisch, denn das Modell richtet sich an Fotoneulinge. Und für die ist der 10-Megapixel-Bildsensor, das...

International Review By Smartson on 52

Smartsons testare Oscar Degard har hårdtestat tre olika kompaktkameror, utifrån den vanliga konsumentens förhållningsätt och krav. Läs hans intryck och...

International Review By Focus on

Als Drittkamera geeignet Wer in ein Land mit hoher Diebstahlquote reist oder seinem Nachwuchs eine Freude machen will, bekommt mit der Coolpix L23 für wenig Geld eine Kompaktkamera, die bessere Bilder als ein Smartphone schießt. Bei optimaler...