Nikon today announces four new additions to its COOLPIX range of compact cameras:
The Nikon COOLPIX P7700 offers vivid images with beautiful bokeh. The P7700 offers a bright f/2.0-4.0 NIKKOR lens with a 7.1x optical zoom (28-200mm focal range), a large 1/1.7-inch, back-illuminated 12-MP CMOS sensor, lens shift vibration reduction, Full 1080p HD movie mode, RAW file format and a 7.5 cm (3.0-in.) vari-angle LCD monitor.
The lens features a seven blade rounded iris aperture, two ED glass elements to minimise chromatic aberration, and a built-in Neutral Density filter for greater exposure control.
Other features of the P7700 include: flexible high-speed continuous shooting – choose from three different continuous mode rates of 8 fps (for up to 6 frames), 4 fps (for up to 6 frames) and 1 fps (for up to 30 frames); shoot with Full HD (1080p) video in surround sound, control settings like aperture and ISO in Custom Movie mode. The ISO can be set manually from 80 to 6400 ISO equivalent using the Hi1 setting.
The P7700 allows shooting from any angle with the 7.5cm (3.0-in.) 921k-dot monitor with wide viewing angle and anti-reflection coating. The vari-angle monitor offers 100% RGB colour reproduction
The COOLPIX P7700 is available in black, priced £499.99.
The COOLPIX S800c is Nikon’s response to smartphones. Powered by an Android operating system, it connects to the Internet via Wi-Fi to download any application from Google Play™, opening up a world of photo apps, social media apps and games.
Nikon UK Consumer Products Manager, James Loader, said, “The COOLPIX S800c helps you to capture a stunning image and then allows you to instantly share them via social media platforms, extending your experiences to friends and family. As soon as you’ve got your shot, you simply tap the screen to upload to Facebook, Twitter or to send via email, for example.”
The camera features a 10x optical zoom NIKKOR lens, back-illuminated 16-MP CMOS sensor and high-resolution, anti-reflective 8.7 cm (3.5-in) OLED touch screen,
The COOLPIX S800c will be available in two colours: white and black, priced £379.99
The new COOLPIX SO1 is an ultra-compact camera, designed for the fashionable handbag. Smaller than a credit card it features a 3x optical zoom wide-angle NIKKOR lens, 6.2cm (2.5”) touchscreen, 10.1 MP CCD image sensor, 7.3GB internal memory and 720p HD movie mode,
“The touch screen is responsive and easy to use, so there’s plenty of fun to be had – especially when applying special effects to movies or photos. Not only is the camera a super-stylish fashion accessory, it’s also a miniature photo and movie expert, said Consumer Products Manager, James Loader.
The COOLPIX S01 will be available in glossy red, mirror, white, black, or pink, priced £149.99.
Finally, the new ultra-thin COOLPIX S6400 is operated by a 7.5 cm (3.0-in.) touch screen so you can review pictures easily, and apply a range of creative photo effects. Meanwhile, the 16-megapixel, backlit CMOS sensor combines with the 12x optical zoom to deliver vivid photos and movies in any light.
The COOLPIX S6400 will be available in five colours, priced £229.99.
All new camera models will be available from the end of September.