Nikon Coolpix AW110: Featuring a 16MP Image Sensor and 7 White Balance Presets
Nikon’s path to glory in terms of compacts can be gauged by the popularity of Coolpix AW110. This camera offers quite a lot of enviable attributes without going overboard with the price tag. The Coolpix AW110 can now be purchased from the leading online retail counters and here is more about this promising gadget:
The Coolpix AW110 packs in the 16MP image sensor offering maximum resolution of 4608x3456 pixels. The sensor size is however restricted to 1/ 2.3 inch that translates into 6.17mmx4.55mm in terms of dimensions. The CMOS image sensor offers a cumulative count of 17 megapixels in terms of the featured sensor photo detector. The Coolpix AW110 offers the auto ISO sensitive mode besides an extensive range of 125-1600, facilitating shoots in low-light conditions. 7 white balance presets are included for better clarity. Custom white balance mode is also integrated. The Coolpix AW110 boasts of the optical image stabilization besides the lens shift format supporting vibration reduction. VR capabilities can be seen via the electronic lens shift VR, compatible with both movies and stills alike.
Focus and Optics
The Coolpix AW110 packs in an extensive focal range of 28-140mm. The 5X optical zooming limit is ably supported by the maximum lens aperture count of F3.9-F4.8. The Coolpix AW110 supports autofocus in addition to the 4 separate modes. 4X digital zoom is featured. This compact also supports manual focus for up to 99 area points. 9 individual focus points are integrated besides the normal focus range of 50cm and macro focus range of 1cm.
The Coolpix AW110 boasts of a 3 inch screen that offers 614K dots as the display resolution. The Coolpix AW110 features an OLED monitor as well that is fixed and misses out on a viewfinder.
Photography and Videography
The Coolpix AW110 offers a shutter speed range of 4-1/1500 sec. Subject or scene modes are available in plenty. Built-in flash is supported by this camera besides the extensive range of 5.20m. Burst shooting is allowed at 8 frames per second. 3 metering modes are included in spot, multi and center-weighted. Exposure compensation mode is also included.
The Coolpix AW110 supports H.264 and MPEG-4 video formats. Movies can be captured in Full HD at 30 frames per second. HD and VGA videos can also be recorded besides the AVC H.264 format in place. Mono speaker is integrated in addition to the stereo microphone.
Connectivity and Storage
The Coolpix AW110 supports built-in features like GPS for navigation and wireless connectivity. USB 2.0 is featured, facilitating faster file transfers at 480Mbit/sec.
Build and Battery
The Coolpix AW110 is one environmentally sealed gadget offering water, freeze. shock and dust resistance to the same. The Coolpix AW110 weighs 193g and measures 11mmx65mmx25mm in terms of dimensions. Powering the same is a standard EN-EL12 battery pack from Nikon, boasting of the Li-Ion make. The featured battery module is capable of capturing 250 shots on a single charge.