Kodak Easyshare M5370 Review

January 26, 2012 | Matt Grayson |


Standard features
Sensor type 1 / 2.3-type CCD
CCD total pixels 16.4 MP (4700 × 3498)
Effective pixels 16 MP (4624 × 3472)
Zoom 5X SCHNEIDER-KREUZNACH VARIOGON Optical Zoom Lens, 5X digital
Focal length 28-140 mm (35 mm equiv.), wide-angle
Lens protection built-in auto lens cover
Shutter speed
  • Smart Capture mode: 1/8-1/1600 sec.
  • long-time exposure mode: 0.5-8 sec.
Display 3.0 in. 230K high-resolution capacitive LCD touchscreen with auto brightness control
Storage 18 MB internal memory, MICROSD/MICROSDHC card slot
Auto focus
Focus system TTL-AF, multi-zone, center-zone, face priority
Focus range
  • Smart Capture mode: (wide) 0.5 m (1.6 ft)-infinity, (tele) 1.5 m (4.9 ft)—infinity
  • close-up mode: (wide) 0.05-0.8 m (1.9 in.-2.6 ft), (tele) 1.0-1.8 m (3.3-5.9 ft)
Focus control single, continuous
Exposure control
ISO sensitivity
  • auto, 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Compensation ±2.0 EV with 1/3 EV steps
AE (Auto Exposure) lock when shutter button is depressed 1/2-way to S1
White balance
  • Smart Capture: scene modes, auto
  • P mode: selectable auto, daylight, tungsten, fluorescent, open shade
Flash range
  • (wide) 0.5-3.2 m (1.6-10.5 ft)
  • (tele) 1.0-2.2 m (3.3-7.2 ft) at ISO 400 in auto
Flash mode auto, fill, red-eye reduction, off
Shooting specifications
Smart Capture yes
Photobooth yes
Scene modes program AE (P), portrait, sport, landscape, close-up, sunset, backlight, candlelight, children, bright, long-time exposure, fireworks, self-portrait, night portrait, night landscape, blur reduction, high ISO, panorama, text
Self-timer self-timer (2 sec., 10 sec., 2-shot), burst (maximum 3 shots)
Face Recognition yes
Face Detection yes
Still capture/review
Still format JPEG/EXIF v2.3
Picture size
  • 16 MP (4608 × 3456)—4:3
  • 14 MP (4608 × 3072)—3:2
  • 12 MP (4608 × 2592)—16:9
  • 6 MP (2880 × 2160)—4:3
  • 3 MP (2048 × 1536)—4:3
Color modes vivid, full, and basic color; black and white; sepia
Sharpness sharp, normal, soft
Orientation sensor yes
Internal Memory yes
Date stamp yes
Review options viewing: Face Recognition (date, face), single-up, multi-up/ thumbnails, magnify, fast scroll, multi-select, delete, undo delete, slide show; tagging: Share, print, e-mail, favorite, keyword, keyboard input; photo effects
Editing crop, KODAK PERFECT TOUCH Technology (if not applied during capture), auto move, film effects
Video capture/review
Format H.264, AAC, MP4 with audio recording during capture
Quality 720p (16:9) 1280 × 720 @ 30 fps; VGA (4:3), 640 × 480 @ 30 fps
AF (Auto Focus) during video continuous AE
Zoom during video digital zoom
Microphone yes, monaural
Speaker yes, monaural
Length VGA: < 4 GB; HD: < 4 GB or < 29 min.
Review options FF, rewind, pause, by frame, volume control
Editing make picture, trim, 9-up action print, auto move
Share menu FACEBOOK, e-mail, KODAK Gallery, FLICKR, YouTube, TWITTER, ORKUT, YANDEX, KAIXIN001, and KODAK PULSE Digital Frames[1][2]
Features pictures, videos, multiple selections, multiple destinations
Custom settings Share button settings, LCD brightness, sound volume, people tag, slide show, reset all camera settings, computer connection, safe mode, date & time, video out, language, format, about, KODAK Camera Software
Physical specifications
I/O interface A/V output (NTSC or PAL selectable), digital USB 2.0 high speed
Power KODAK Rechargeable Li-ion Battery KLIC-7006, in-camera charging
Dedicated buttons power, shutter, zoom, review, video, Share
Tripod mount ¼ in. standard
Dimensions W × H × D: 3.9 × 2.3 × 0.8 in.
Weight 4.8 oz with in-box battery and memory card
Direct printing PictBridge-enabled
Software works with KODAK EASYSHARE Software, includes one-time download of Kodak’s Share button app