The Nikon KeyMission 170 is an 8-megapixel camcorder with no optical zoom and has a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 15mm (fixed). It has a 1.5-inch LCD. The camcorder has a maximum aperture of f/2.8.
The Nikon KeyMission 170 stores video and photos on MicroSD, MicroSDHC and MicroSDXC memory cards. It takes 8-megapixel resolution stills as JPG files. The image stabilization system for this camcorder is electronic. The Nikon KeyMission 170 measures 2.6 inches wide by 1.9 inches high by 1.7 inches in length, and weighs 0.3 pounds.