In addition to their niches D810A Astrophotography DSLR, Nikon has just announced a diverse range of COOLPIX cameras. The line includes the P610 and L840 with 60x and 38x zoom capability respectively, rugged and weatherproof AW130 and S33 models, and budget friendly L32 and S3700 compacts.
Check out the press releases below for the complete lineup list:
Nikon’s Latest COOLPIX Cameras Deliver Incredible Performance and Powerful Zoom Lenses to Take Creativity to New Heights and Distances
From Selfie Friendly to Incredible Zoom, the New COOLPIX P610, L840, S9900, S7000 and S6900 Help to Unleash Creativity, Even from a Distance
“For the photographer looking for a powerful compact zoom camera, Nikon’s newest COOLPIX cameras provide a variety of options designed to fit the creativity and needs of users,” said Masahiro Horie, Director of Marketing and Planning, Nikon Inc. “The new COOLPIX P610, L840, S9900, S7000 and S6900 offer a wide range of zoom capabilities combined with trusted Nikon imaging technologies that deliver stunning results and incredible performance, whether near or far.”
Getting Closer to Every Detail: The COOLPIX P610 and COOLPIX L840
COOLPIX P610: Incorporating Nikon’s legendary NIKKOR optics, the COOLPIX P610 boasts a remarkable 60x optical zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens and 120x Dynamic Fine Zoom* capable of reaching awe-inspiring distances. Ready to shoot amazing wide-angle shots or sports from afar, this powerful super-zoom camera combines a 16-megapixel CMOS sensor and a high performance Autofocus (AF) system to help capture detailed images and sharp Full HD video. The camera features both a built-in electronic viewfinder and a 3-inch Vari-angle LCD, both boasting 921k dot resolution display to help users easily compose the perfect image from any angle. Users can shoot above a crowd at a concert or get low to capture breathtaking video from a different perspective. For those looking to inspire and enhance their creativity even further, the P610 sports user-friendly and fun features like filter effects, special effects, picture controls and a macro mode. Additionally, users can shoot Full HD video with stereo audio recording or create a stunning time-lapse video using the camera’s new Time Lapse feature. The new COOLPIX P610 is the ideal long zoom option for photographing sports from afar in stunning clarity, thanks to 7 frames per second shooting (full resolution) and 5-stop** Dual Detect Optical VR image stabilization which helps minimize the effects of camera shake.
The COOLPIX P610 also features built-in GPS and Points of Interest (POI), allowing users to geo-tag shots and view where they were taken on a map, making this the ideal companion for the next weekend getaway or family retreat. This super-zoom camera also allows users to quickly and easily send photos to a compatible smartphone or tablet using the P610’s built-in Wi-Fi®(1) and NFC(2)connectivity.
COOLPIX L840: The new COOLPIX L840 demonstrates the capabilities of NIKKOR optics with an amazing 38x optical zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens with the ability to reach 76x with Dynamic Fine Zoom*, allowing users to get even closer to their subject. The camera features built-in Wi-Fi®(1) with NFC(2) connectivity for easy sharing, while being conveniently powered by AA batteries. Thanks to lens-shift VR Technology which helps minimize blur caused by camera shake, users have the ability to capture subjects at lengthy distances in sharp detail, while a high-resolution tilting 3-inch 921K-dot LCD display allows users to frame their subjects with ease. Additionally, the COOLPIX L840 features an intuitive menu system and a dedicated video record button, making capturing pictures and Full HD video effortless.
Zooming in on Super Compact Style and Sleekness: The COOLPIX S9900, COOLPIX S7000 and COOLPIX S6900
COOLPIX S9900: Packing the power of NIKKOR Optics into a super sleek body, the new 16-megapixel COOLPIX S9900 is the ideal long zoom camera for the light-packing jetsetter. Sporting a 30x optical zoom lens (up to 60x Dynamic Fine Zoom*) lens shift VR for stills and Hybrid VR Technology for videos to effectively help minimize blurred images, this feature-packed COOLPIX offering delivers images of superb quality and precise detail. The S9900 incorporates built-in GPS and POI technology that records the longitude and latitude of where any image was captured, while built-in Wi-Fi®(1) and NFC(2) Connectivity makes sharing images a breeze. Additionally, the COOLPIX S9900’s 3-inch Vari-angle, high-resolution 921k LCD display assists users in taking great shots from start to finish by allowing them to effortlessly adjust their point of view, as well as admire their final masterpiece. For those looking to hone in on their creative skills, this powerful zoom companion also sports automatic and manual exposure mode controls as well as new Time-Lapse video recording for those ready to put their personal touch on every image.
COOLPIX S7000: This ultra-stylish compact features the world’s lightest*** design and is built to impress by combining incredible image quality and performance into an impressively pocketable package. Featuring a 16-megapixel CMOS Sensor, Full HD Video recording with stereo sound, and a 20x optical zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens with 40x Dynamic Fine Zoom*, the COOLPIX S7000’s arsenal of features makes a great ultra-slim zoom option for users in need of a capable, yet compact COOLPIX offering. Sharing images can be done at the push of a button with the S7000’s built-in Wi-Fi®(1) and NFC(2) connectivity. Equipped with a Target-finding AF system, users are able to pin-point their intended subject and accurately capture even fast moving scenes, like a tumbling gymnast or a runner crossing the finish line. The S7000 also allows for easy framing of any subject, using the camera’s 3-inch 460K-dot LCD display. Additionally, lens-shift VR technology helps minimize blur while the camera’s 18 scene modes provide the optimal settings for a variety of common shooting scenarios. Creative videos are a simple touch away while the camera also features a new Time-Lapse video function.
COOLPIX S6900: Featuring a 3-inch Vari-angle touch screen, built-in kickstand and front shutter release button, the COOLPIX S6900 is designed to capture fun and flattering self-portraits with ease. Equipped with a 16-megapixel CMOS Sensor, 12x Optical Zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens and 24x Dynamic Fine Zoom, users can take close-up “selfies,” group shots and portraits with extreme detail and accuracy. The camera also includes built-in Wi-Fi®(1) with NFC(2) connectivity for easy sharing with friends. Incorporating lens-shift VR technology, camera shake is minimized to ensure sharp images and HD video. Combine the S6900’s target-finding AF and 20 scene modes, users can instantly focus on capturing stunning photos and videos, rather than modifying their settings when the shooting situation changes.
Nikon Snapbridge describes the experience of quickly and easily sending photos wirelessly from your Wi-Fi®(1) enabled Nikon DSLR, Nikon 1 or COOLPIX camera to a compatible smartphone or tablet. Share your great photos on the go, even in remote locations or even use a smartphone or tablet to control your camera. See what the camera sees and take pictures—great for selfies and group photos that actually include you!
Price and Availability
The COOLPIX P610 will be available in Black and Red for a suggested retail price (SRP) of $499.95****, while the COOLPIX L840 will be available in Black and Red for a SRP of $299.95****. Additionally, the COOLPIX S9900 will be available in Black and Silver for a SRP of $349.95, while the COOLPIX S7000 will be available in Black for a SRP of $279.95****. Lastly, the COOLPIX S6900 will be available in Black and Pink for a SRP of $229.95****. All products will be available in March 2015.
Compact, Tough and Ready, Nikon’s New Rugged COOLPIX AW130 and Family Friendly COOLPIX S33 Combine Durability with Impressive Imaging Prowess
Whether Capturing Adventures in Extreme Conditions or Just the Backyard, Nikon’s Newest Waterproof, Shockproof and Freezeproof COOLPIX Cameras Will Help Preserve Every Incredible Memory
“When life moves fast, consumers need a camera that can keep up and capture incredible images in even the toughest conditions,” said Masahiro Horie, Director of Marketing and Planning, Nikon Inc.“While the COOLPIX AW130 offers incredible durability and adventure-friendly features needed in even the most extreme conditions, the COOLPIX S33 is a great camera for every member of the active outdoor family.”
Durable Cameras Ready for Life’s Adventures
Featuring a 16-megapixel CMOS sensor, the COOLPIX AW130 is ideal for capturing stunning images and Full HD 1080p video of life’s extreme adventures. Whether snorkeling, rock climbing or skiing, the waterproof (100ft / 30 m), shockproof (7ft / 2.1 m) and freezeproof (14F / -10C) camera is ready to handle all that Mother Nature throws at it. With built-in Wi-Fi®(1) and NFC(2), users can experience quick and easy sharing of photos and videos by wirelessly connecting their camera to a compatible smartphone or tablet, even in remote locations. Adventurous photographers can even use their smartphone to remotely trigger the camera when connected. The COOLPIX AW130 also features a 3-inch, 921k-dot OLED display along with updated ergonomics and a new design. Furthermore, for easy operation in nearly any situation, Action Control lets users easily adjust camera settings with just the flick of a wrist – even with gloves on. With built-in GPS, Maps and POI technology which allow the user to record the longitude and latitude of where any image was captured, and an electronic compass the COOLPIX AW130 keeps you on track. Additional features include a 5x optical zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens (24mm-120mm f/2.8 max aperture) and 10x Dynamic Fine Zoom* helps to get closer to the action.
Ready to endure nearly any family outing, the COOLPIX S33 is waterproof (33ft / 10m), shockproof (5ft / 1.5m) and freezeproof (14F / -10C) and features an easy-to-use interface and dedicated one-touch buttons for simple shooting that lets the entire family shoot with ease. The 13.2-megapixel CMOS sensor and versatile 3x zoom allow users to capture excellent images, while a dedicated movie record button allows users to shoot 1080p Full HD video at the touch of a button. The COOLPIX S33 offers creative fun for the whole family, with 16 creative styles and effects options, including Underwater Face Detection, and an option to shoot videos with miniature effect.
Nikon Snapbridge describes the experience of quickly and easily sending photos wirelessly from your Wi-Fi®(1) enabled Nikon DSLR, Nikon 1 or COOLPIX camera to a compatible smartphone* or tablet. Share your great photos on the go, even in remote locations or even use a smartphone or tablet to control your camera. See what the camera sees and take pictures—great for selfies and group photos that actually include you!
Price and Availability:
The COOLPIX AW130 will be available in March 2015 in Yellow, Blue and Black for a suggested retail price (SRP) of $349.95**. The COOLPIX S33 will be available in March 2015 in White and Blue for a SRP of $149.95**
Stunning Images are Made Simple with Nikon’s New Budget-Friendly COOLPIX Compact Digital Cameras
Nikon’s Newest Ultra-Compact and Stylish COOLPIX S3700 and COOLPIX L32 Cameras are Ready to Capture Everyday Memories with Ease
A Camera You Can Count On, Wherever Life Leads
The COOLPIX S3700 is the ideal ultra-compact camera, which helps users capture amazing photos and HD videos with ease. With built-in Wi-Fi®1 and NFC2 connectivity, the S3700 makes it simple to seamlessly share images with friends and family. Whether photographing an up-close photo of a beautiful garden or a school play from far away, the 8x optical zoom with Lens-Shift Vibration Reduction (VR) technology, 16x Dynamic Fine Zoom* and 20.1-megapixel CCD sensor will help to ensure sharp, detailed images. For photographing fast-moving kids and pets, the S3700 features Subject Tracking to track the subject, keeping it in focus for high quality photos. Users can also capture 720p HD video, or use fun photo effects and Glamour Retouch modes to tap into their inner-creative to make fun and flattering images, that are ready to share.
Everyday Easy to Capture Everyday Moments
The new 20.1-megapixel COOLPIX L32 allows users to conveniently capture great images without hassle through a highly intuitive and simple interface. Whether shooting in Easy Auto Mode, one of the 15 scene modes or recording video with one-touch recording, the L32 emphasizes ease-of-use for everyone. Users can creatively capture stunning images or 720p HD video of nights out, day trips and special moments using the versatile 5x optical zoom, and compose and playback on the bright 3.0-inch LCD display. The COOLPIX L32 also accepts widely available AA batteries, making it a great travel companion for the next family vacation.
Nikon Snapbridge describes the experience of quickly and easily sending photos wirelessly from your Wi-Fi®1 enabled Nikon DSLR, Nikon 1 or COOLPIX camera to a compatible smartphone* or tablet. Share your great photos on the go, even in remote locations or even use a smartphone or tablet to control your camera. See what the camera sees and take pictures—great for selfies and group photos that actually include you!
Price and Availability
The Nikon COOLPIX S3700 and COOLPIX L32 will all be available in February 2015. The S3700 will be available in Silver, Red and Pink for a suggested retail price (SRP) of $139.35**. The L32 will be available in Red and sold for an SRP of $119.95**.