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Nikon Coolpix AW100


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Manufacturer Nikon USA
Model name Coolpix AW100
Date announced 2011-08-24
MSRP $379
Street price $203  See all prices
Official site Coolpix AW100 Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.3" (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4608 x 3456 (16 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 5X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
28mm - 140mm
Max aperture F3.9 - F4.8
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (1 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 460,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, white balance
ISO range 125/200/400/800/1600/3200
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (H.264)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies
 
Storage method 83MB onboard memory + SD/SDHC/SDXC slot
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
 
Battery used EN-EL12 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
250 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.4 x 2.6 x 0.9 in (111.8 x 66.0 x 22.9 mm)
Weight (empty) 6.3 oz (178 g )
 
Included software Nikon Software Suite
 
Misc. notes Nikon's first rugged camera is waterproof to 33 feet, shockproof from 5 feet, freezeproof to +14F, and rustproof. Built-in GPS has a compass and maps, so you can see where you've taken photos right on the camera. Comes in orange, black, and blue.
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