Nikon has recently launched the Coolpix W300 rugged compact camera that’s weatherproof and can survive drops from up to 2.4 meters. The new camera is the alternative for the older AW130. There aren’t a ton of adjustment—it uses the same 1/2.3-inch 16MP CMOS photo sensor and 5x (24-120mm) zoom lens. The camera will go on sale from June onwards, that’s whilst we must get the final rate and actual availability details.
Nikon COOLPIX W300 Design
The new COOLPIX W300 is a rugged compact camera designed to capture photos and 4K UHD video and share high-quality photos. The camera’s design consist of the shutter-release button that make it easy to use and redesigned grip, even if you happen to be wearing gloves. There may be additionally an LED light button for activating a steady LED beam for darker scenes.
Nikon COOLPIX W300 Features
The Nikon Coolpix W300 features a 16-megapixel, 1/2.3-inch sensor with 5x optical zoom. The aperture ranges from f/2.8 at the huge cease to f/4.9 at the telephoto end. The camera uses a contrast detection autofocus system with an ISO sensitivity range of 125-1600 (expandable to 6400), approximately 7 frames per second burst shooting, and various shooting modes.
In term of connectivity, the new camera also supports Nikon’s SnapBridge photo sharing feature via Bluetooth and also you even get Wireless and GPS integrated.
It is shock-proof and might handle drops up to 2.4 metres (8 feet). This is an development from its predecesor, the Coolpix AW130. As a welcome bonus, it will additionally survive temperatures as low as -10 degrees C.
Nikon COOLPIX W300 Price
The Nikon Coolpix W300 will be available to purchase in June in black, yellow or orange, with the price expected to be $389.95/£389.99 – Australian pricing is not confirmed yet.