Nikon Corp has announced the release of the COOLPIX W150, a compact digital camera that offers superior water- and shock-proofing.
The COOLPIX W150 is a highly water-, shock-, cold- and dust-proof camera that supports shooting in a wide variety of situations, including capturing leisure activities at the pool or beach. A compact, rounded design makes it easy to handle for both children and adults alike. The addition of new and appealing color options and patterns to the camera body will make shooting leisure activities even more enjoyable.
The camera offers an effective pixel count of 13.2 million1 pixels, and is equipped with a 3x optical zoom NIKKOR lens. It is also equipped with functions that make recording photos and movies with superior image and picture quality fun and easy for anyone. These include the Target Finding AF2 function, where the camera detects and focuses on the primary subject, and a function for recording Full HD movies*3 with stereo sound.
It also offers a variety of scene modes*4 and editing functions that allow users to capture memories and experiences in impressive photos. The variety of scene modes and effects allow users to explore unique possibilities and share these photos and movies with their loved ones.
Its compatibility with SnapBridge allows photos taken with the camera to be automatically downloaded5 to a smart device6 for easy sharing of high-quality photos.
*1 May be reduced with image processing.
*2With shooting in [Point and shoot] mode.
*3"Full-HD" indicates an ability to record in the 1920 x 1080 format.
*4"Scene mode" corresponds to "Choose a style" in this model.
*5Images (JPEG) reduced to 2-megapixel equivalent can be transferred automatically. Automatic transfer of original JPEG images and movies is not supported.
*6iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch®, and Android™ devices to which the SnapBridge app has been installed can be used. The SnapBridge app can be downloaded free of charge from the App Store® and Google Play™. See Nikon's website for further information.© Japan Today