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    • 16 Megapixels | 5x zoom | 1080p full HD video above and under water

    Our first waterproof, shock-proof and cold-resistant compact camera. It offers backside illumination, CMOS image sensor, and functions for superior quality still image capture and full-HD movie recording. New features include: GPS support, electronic compass and map display. New, right-angled lens optics makes it one of the slimmest truly waterproof compact digital cameras available. Slim, elegant and tough all in one sleek package.

    • Waterproof, shock-proof and cold-resistant Ideal for shooting in severe conditions like those encountered with outdoor activities such as swimming and diving or while hiking or skiing.
    • Action Control Lets you apply a variety of camera settings by pressing the large action button on the side of the camera and then shaking the camera.
    • GPS, electronic compass, map display The high performance GPS and electronic compass built into the camera, acquire and record position information when shooting. This information can then be viewed on a world map displayed in the camera monitor.
    • 1--AW100---action-controls Action Controls – change camera settings by shaking
    • 2--AW100---advanced-GPS Advanced GPS – save your location information
    • 3--AW100---advanced-GPS-2 Advanced GPS – trace your route
    • 4--AW100---electronic-compass Electronic Compass – Orientation recording on taken shots

    AWARDS

    Red Dot Design Awards for 2012

    If you needed any more proof that the Nikon AW100 should be your ‘go to’ camera , here it is. At the prestigious “red dot design awards” for 2012, the Nikon AW100 was a big winner. Read more

    $10 Contribution to SLS

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    Nikon Australia is committed to supporting Surf Life Saving and is making a $10 contribution to Surf Life Saving for every AW 100 camera sold*. The AW 100, launched in August is waterproof, freezeproof and shockproof – the perfect addition to your beach bag
    this Summer. (*For a limited time)

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    Features

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    • Waterproof, shockproof and cold-resistant Waterproof to approx. 10 meters, shock-proof with a fall of up to approx. 1.5 meters, and can withstand cold air temperatures as low as −10°C (14°F).
    • Superior images in the great outdoors 16 megapixel, 5× optical zoom NIKKOR lens with a zoom range beginning at the wide-angle 28 mm (equivalent in 35mm 135 format) for coverage of a broad range of angles of view.
    • GPS (with A-GPS), electronic compass, map display, POI display, log function, the high-performance GPS and electronic compass built into the camera acquire and record position information with shooting. This information can then be viewed on a world map displayed in the camera monitor. The A-GPS function, adopted for the first time with a Nikon digital camera, makes using the GPS feature smoother and simpler.
    • Action Control lets you apply a variety of camera settings by simply pressing the large action button on the side of the camera and then shaking the camera
    • Underwater scene mode white balance is automatically adjusted using exclusive parameters to prevent unnatural green or blue cast in images captured underwater
    • Backside illumination CMOS sensor
    • Elegant design suited to both everyday and outdoor use
    • High-resolution full-HD movies with the press of a button
    • EXPEED C2 image-processing engine for increased image quality and faster image processing
    • 3-inch, approx. 460k-dot (HVGA) TFT LCD monitor with wide viewing angle
    • Smart portrait mode for more certain capture of beautiful portraits
      Easy auto mode with which the camera identifies the type of subject and automatically applies the optimum scene mode
    • 19 scene modes
    • A subject tracking function with which the camera automatically tracks the specified subject
    • The supplied filter adapter can be used to attach common 40.5-mm diameter filters
    • available in black, blue, orange & camouflage

    Tech Specs

    Type of Camera Compact digital camera
    Effective Pixels 16 megapixels
    Image Sensor 1/2.3-in. type CMOS
    Image size 4608 × 3456 (16M*), 4608 × 3456 (16M), 4000 × 3000 (12M), 3264 × 2448 (8M), 2592 × 1944 (5M), 2048 × 1536 (3M), 1024 × 768 (PC screen), 640 × 480 (VGA), 4608 × 2592 (16:9)
    Lens 5x Optical zoom; f=28 to 140 mm / F/3.9-4.8
    Digital zoom Digital zoom Up to 4× (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 560 mm lens in 35mm 135 format)
    Focus Range Normal mode: 50cm, Macro: 1cm
    Vibration Reduction (VR) Combination Lens shift & ElectronicVR
    File Format Compressed [JPEG (EXIF)], Stereo/wav file, MOV movie
    Shooting Modes Auto mode, Scene mode, Smart portrait, Easy auto mode, Movie mode
    Scene Modes Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Night Landscape, Close-up, Underwater, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and white copy, Backlighting, Panorama assist, Pet portrait
    Capture Modes Single, Continuous H (approx. 7.1 fps up to 3 shots) Continuous L (approx. 1.4 fps up to 12 shots), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16 (16 frames with a single burst)
    LCD monitor 7.5 cm (3-in.), approx. 460k-dot, wide viewing angle TFT LCD monitor with anti-reflection coating and 5-level rightness adjustment
    Storage media SD memory cards (SDHC and SDXC compliant;) and internal memory (approx. 83MB)
    Video Recording HD 1080p (1920 × 1080, 30 fps), HD 720p (1280 × 720, 30 fps), iFrame 540 (960 × 540, 30 fps), VGA (640 x 480, 30 fps)
    Exposure Metering System 256-segment matrix metering, Center-weighted metering, Spot metering, Face-priority AE
    Sensitivity Auto (auto gain ISO 125 to 800), Fixed range auto (ISO 125 to 400), Manual selection: ISO 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
    White Balance Auto, Preset manual, Daylight, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Cloudy, Flash
    Self-Timer 2 and 10 sec. duration
    Flash Sync Modes Auto, Auto with red-eye reduction, Off, Fill flash, Slow sync
    Power sources Approx. 250 shots with EN-EL12 (based on CIPA standard)
    Power requirements Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12; AC Adapter EH-62F (optional)
    Number of shots per charge (battery life) Approx. 150 shots with EN-EL19 (based on CIPA standard)
    Dimensions (width x height x depth) Approx. 110.1 × 64.9 × 22.8 mm excluding projections
    Weight Approx. 178g (Weight with battery and memory card)
    Supplied Accessories Camera Strap AN-CP23, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12, Battery charger MH-65P, USB Cable UC-E6, Audio Video Cable EG-CP16, Filter adapter UR-E23, View NX 2 CD

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    $10 Contribution to SLS

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    You can help save lives when you buy the new AW100 in stores.

    Nikon Australia is committed to supporting Surf Life Saving and is making a $10 contribution to Surf Life Saving for every AW 100 camera sold*.

    The AW 100, launched in August 2011 is waterproof, freezeproof and shockproof – the perfect addition to your beach bag this Summer

    As the camera, camera lens, binocular and range finder partner for this essential not-for-profit service, Nikon will contribute vital funds, products and services needed to assist SLS with essential life saving duties.

    * For a limited time only — this promotion will continue until $120,000 has been donated to Surf Life Saving Australia or until extended. Promotion applies only to retail sales through Nikon or authorised retail stockists.


    Buy Nikon

    REVIEWS

    ‘Even though the AW100 is Nikon’s first attempt at a rugged compact camera, it doesn’t show. The AW100 is easy to use, and has a range of features well suited to action adventurers and everyday photographers.’ cnet.com.au

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