Pros

  • Large touch-screen LCD
  • Playback and review are extremely easy

Cons

  • Heavy for a pocket point-and-shoot
  • LCD is hard to see in bright sunlight

At A Glance

The touch screen is a joy to use in all regards, but this camera's manual capabilities are nil.

Manufacturer’s Description

  • Taking great pictures is just the beginning
  • 3 in. (7.6 cm) touch screen LCD
  • Smart capture mode
  • HD pictures and videos
  • 12.0 MP for prints up to 30 x 40 in. (76 x 102 cm)
  • Optical image stabilization
  • Multimedia slide show
  • Face detection technology
  • The Specs

    Battery Information
    Number of Batteries Supported 1
    Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
    Battery Built-in No
    Battery Included Yes
    Battery Rechargeable Yes
    Display & Graphics
    Screen Size 3.00 "
    Touchscreen Yes
    Effective Camera Resolution 12.1 Megapixels
    Exposure
    Shortest Shutter Speed 1/1164 Second
    Longest Shutter Speed 8 Second
    Flash
    Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Red-eye Reduction
    General Information
    Manufacturer Eastman Kodak Company
    UPC Code 041771671426
    Manufacturer Part Number 1702505
    Brand Name Kodak
    Product Name EasyShare V1273 Compact Camera
    Marketing Information
  • Taking great pictures is just the beginning
  • 3 in. (7.6 cm) touch screen LCD
  • Smart capture mode
  • HD pictures and videos
  • 12.0 MP for prints up to 30 x 40 in. (76 x 102 cm)
  • Optical image stabilization
  • Multimedia slide show
  • Face detection technology
  • Product Model V1273
    Product Type Compact Camera
    Image
    Maximum Image Resolution 4000 x 3000
    Lens
    Optical Zoom 3.0 x
    Digital Zoom 5.0
    Aperture Range f/3.1 to 5.7
    Image Stabilization Optical
    Focus Modes Auto
    Minimum Focus Distance 5.12
    Memory
    Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card
    Miscellaneous
    Package Contents
  • EasyShare V1273 Digital Camera
  • Kodak Li-Ion Rechargeable Digital Camera Battery KLIC-7004
  • USB Charging Adapter and Cable
  • Carry Strap
  • Camera Pouch
  • Getting Started Guide
  • Custom camera insert for optional Kodak EasyShare Camera and Printer Docks
  • Physical Characteristics
    Height 2.3"
    Width 3.7"
    Depth 0.8"
    Weight (Approximate) 5.22 oz
    Video
    Video Formats QuickTime
    Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720
    Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type No
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year

    Performance

    Performance (New)
    Exposure Very Good
    Color Very Good
    Sharpness Superior
    Distortion Good
    Performance
    Image Quality, Sharpness 57.9
    Image Quality, Exposure--Flash 56.1
    Image Quality, Color 67.4
    Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 65.8
    Battery Life (minutes) 119.5
    Image Quality, Exposure 62.9
    Number of Shots 220.0
    Image Quality, Distortion 55.0
    Battery Life Score Good
    Image Quality, Overall 60.0
    Number of Batteries 1
    Image Quality Score Very Good