Nikon on Monday introduced Coolpix W100 camera with waterproof and shockproof compact body; 3X zoom and an effective pixel count of 13.2 megapixels. This Nikon Coolpix waterproof camera is a special version of the Asian and European markets, basically W100 is a variation of the Nikon Coolpix S33 Waterproof Digital Camera was launched last year for the US market.
With the appearance like colorful underwater creatures, this will be a stylish camera, and fun for users to capture the daily activities of life, such as swimming, rain dance, travelling and much more. The W100 has an ergonomic design with soft and rounded edges, very gentle and friendly. The housing of the camera made of plastic material that comes with Blue, Red, Yellow and of course colorful model too.
The Nikon Coolpix W100 features an exceptionally durable construction. It is waterproof to 32ft/10m, shockproof to 5.9ft/1.8m, and freezeproof to +14F/-10C. Also, the camera body features oversized buttons and a simplified menu to make it easier to change settings while working in tough conditions.
Inside the camera a 13.2-megapixels 1/3.1″ (4.7 x 3.5 mm) CMOS sensor, ISO 125-1600 as well as digital image stabilization. It has NIKKOR 3x optical zoom lens, equivalent to 30-90mm in the 35mm format. In addition, the camera is also equipped with a Dynamic Fine Zoom function to effectively double the focal length, without compromising on picture quality.
This Nikon waterproof camera also comes equipped with few intelligent features such as automatic Underwater Face Framing, Cartoon Effects, Stamp function, and much more. There is Full HD (1080p) video recording at up to 30 fps, and also enables low light shooting with sensitivity up to ISO 1600 and Snapbridge technology, which establishes a connection between the camera and a smart device, allowing users to easily share the photos they have taken via SNSs and the like, without removing and reinserting the SD memory card.
The Nikon Coolpix W100 will be priced at EUR 129 – approximately $144 USD and available from the Septermber 8, 2016.
Nikon Coolpix W100 Specifications
- Dimensions of 110 x 67 x 38 mm
- Weight of 177g
- TFT-LCD Display of 2.7 inches
- 13 megapixels CMOS Sensor
- Maximum resolution of 4160 x 3120 pixels
- 1/3.1″ (4.7 x 3.5 mm) Sensor size
- Auto ISO 125-1600
- Full HD recording 1920×1080 pixels at 30 fps.
- Focal length: 30–90 mm
- 3x Optical zoom
- Maximum aperture: F/3.3
- Shutter speed – Min. 1 sec. Max. 1/2000 sec
- Connectivity of Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, Micro-USB 2.0, mini HDMI port
- EN-EL19 Battery up to 220 shots