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
    Manufacturer Part Number 1702505
    UPC Code 041771671426
    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, Exposure--Flash 56.1
    Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 65.8
    Number of Shots 220.0
    Battery Life (minutes) 119.5
    Image Quality Score Very Good
    Image Quality, Distortion 55.0
    Image Quality, Exposure 62.9
    Battery Life Score Good
    Image Quality, Sharpness 57.9
    Number of Batteries 1
    Image Quality, Overall 60.0
    Image Quality, Color 67.4