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16 Megapixels | 18x zoom | Backside illuminated CMOS image sensor | GPS with logging, POI & electronic compass

The COOLPIX S9300 is a triumph of style and function. Packed with features like an 18x zoom; 16 megapixel backside illuminated CMOS sensor; GPS with logging, an on-board database of 1.7 million points of interest (POI), electronic compass; full (1080p) HD movie recording with stereo sound and a range of special effects for shooting movies or stills.

  • 18x zoom, backside CMOS sensor and Lens-shift VR The COOLPIX S9300 squeezes an 18x optical zoom NIKKOR lens with 25 mm wide-angle to 450 mm super-telephoto coverage (35 mm equivalent) into a slim, stylish body that feels good in the hand. 16 effective-megapixel backside illuminated CMOS image sensor that works seamlessly with lens-shift VR image stabilisation, even when using the super-telephoto end of the zoom lens or zooming in close for an intimate portrait.
  • GPS, POI and electronic compass A high-performance GPS chip records location data for each shot, and can also log your movements, even when not taking pictures. On-board database of approx 1.7 million POI (Points of Interest) records the location when shooting. Electronic compass function displays the camera’s orientation when shooting.
  • Full (1080p) HD movie recording with stereo sound Record full (1080p) HD movies with stereo sound at the press of a button. You can set the camera to apply special effects and operate the 18x optical zoom while recording to better realise your vision for the scene. Create highlights of your movies with the movie editing function. Plus a built-in HDMI mini connector enables output to your HDTV via a HDMI cable (available separately).
  • 3 inch high resolution LCD monitor 3 inch high resolution LCD monitor
  • Full 1080p HD movie recording Full 1080p HD movie recording
  • Inbuilt GPS with electronic compass In-built GPS with electronic compass
  • Macro shooting Macro shooting
  • COOLPIX S9200


    COOLPIX S9200

    The COOLPIX S9200 will also be available at your local Nikon authorised retailer soon. The COOLPIX S9200 is identical to the COOLPIX S9300, but without built-in GPS. Make sure you keep an eye out for the COOLPIX S9200 in store!

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    7.5 cm (3 in.) high-resolution LCD monitor with wide viewing angle
    The new 7.5cm, 921k-dot (approx.) high-resolution LCD monitor employs Nikon’s clear colour display technology, which allows it to remain highly visible and sharp indoors or out. It also provides a wide viewing angle so that the same quality viewing experience can be enjoyed by more than one person at a time.

    Full feature list

    • EXPEED C2 image processing engine
    • High-speed continuous shooting at approx. 6 fps
    • 360°/180° easy panorama mode
    • Eye-Fi card support
    • Special effects available when shooting pictures or movies
    • Filter effects available for stored images
    • USB charging via AC adapter (supplied) or PC
    • Auto composite night shooting
    • Macro shooting from as close as 4 cm (1.6 in.)
    • 3D photography

    Tech Specs

    Type of Camera Compact digital camera
    Effective Pixels 16 million
    Image Sensor 1/2.3-in. type CMOS; approx. 16.79 million total pixels
    Lens 18x optical zoom, NIKKOR lens
    Lens – Focal length 4.5-81.0 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 25-450 mm lens in 35 mm (135) format)
    Lens – f/-number f/3.5-5.9
    Lens construction 11 elements in 10 groups (2 ED lens elements)
    Digital zoom Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of an approx. 1800 mm lens in 35 mm (135) format)
    Vibration reduction Lens shift
    Autofocus (AF) Contrast-detect AF
    Focus range (from lens) [W]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity, [T]: Approx. 1.5 m (5 ft) to infinity; Macro mode: Approx. 4 cm (1.6 in.) (at a wide-angle zoom position) to infinity
    Focus-area selection Face priority, auto (9-area automatic selection), centre, manual with 99 focus areas, subject tracking
    Monitor 7.5-cm (3-in.), approx. 921k-dot, wide viewing angle TFT LCD monitor with anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment
    Monitor – Frame coverage (shooting mode) Approx. 98% horizontal and 98% vertical (compared to actual picture)
    Monitor – Frame coverage (playback mode) Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture)
    Storage – Media Internal memory (approx. 26 MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
    Storage – File system DCF, Exif 2.3, DPOF, MPF compliant
    Storage – File formats Still pictures: JPEG; 3D pictures: MPO; Sound files (voice memo): WAV; Movies: MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: AAC stereo)
    Image size (pixels) 16 M (High) [4608 × 3456(fine)]; 16 M [4608 × 3456]; 8 M [3264 × 2448]; 4 M [2272 × 1704]; 2 M [1600 × 1200]; VGA [640 × 480]; 16:9 12M [4608 × 2592]
    Shooting Modes Auto, Scene (Portrait, Close-up, Landscape, Food, Sports, Museum, Night portrait, Fireworks show, Party/indoor, Black and white copy, Beach, Easy panorama, Snow, Pet portrait, Sunset, 3D photography, Dusk/dawn, Night landscape, Backlighting), Smart portrait, Continuous shooting, Special effects
    Continuous Shooting Continuous H (default setting) (Images are captured continuously at about 6.9 fps), Continuous L (About 6 images at about 2 fps), Pre-shooting cache (Up to 5 frames at up to 10.6 fps), Continuous H: 120 fps (50 frames at about 1/120 s or faster), Continuous H: 60 fps (25 frames at about 1/60 s or faster), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16
    Movie HD 1080p(fine) (default setting): 1920 × 1080/approx. 30 fps, HD 1080p: 1920 × 1080/approx. 30 fps, HD 720p: 1280 × 720/approx. 30 fps, iFrame 540: 960 × 540/approx. 30 fps, VGA: 640 × 480/approx. 30 fps, HS 120 fps: 640 × 480/approx. 120 fps, HS 60 fps: 1280 × 720/approx. 60 fps, HS 15 fps: 1920 × 1080/approx. 15 fps
    ISO sensitivity (Standard output sensitivity) ISO 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200; Auto (auto gain from ISO 125 to 1600); Fixed range auto (ISO 125 to 400, 125 to 800)
    Exposure – Metering 256-segment matrix, centre-weighted, spot (when digital zoom is 2x or higher)
    Exposure control Progra mmed auto, motion detection, exposure compensation (-2.0 to +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)
    Shutter Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter
    Shutter Speed 1/2000 – 1 s; 1/4000 – 1/120 s (Continuous H: 120 fps); 1/4000 – 1/60 s (Continuous H: 60 fps); 4 s (Fireworks show scene mode)
    Aperture Electronically-controlled ND filter (-2 AV) selection mode
    Aperture – Range 2 steps (f/3.5 and f/7 [W])
    Self-timer Can be selected from 10 s and 2 s
    Built-in flash – Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto) [W]: 0.5 to 5.1 m (1 ft 8 in. to 16 ft); [T]: 1.5 to 3 m (5 ft to 9 ft 10 in.)
    Built-in flash – Flash control TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes
    Interface Hi-Speed USB
    Interface – Data Transfer Protocol MTP, PTP
    Video output Can be selected from NTSC and PAL
    HDMI output Can be selected from Auto, 480p, 720p, and 1080i
    I/O terminal Audio/video (AV) output; digital I/O (USB); HDMI Mini Connector (Type C) (HDMI output)
    Electronic compass 16 cardinal points (position correction using 3-axis acceleration sensor, automatic correction for the deviated angle, and automatic offset adjustment
    GPS Receiver frequency 1575.42 MHz (C/A code), geodetic system WGS 84
    Supported languages Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
    Power sources One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (included); AC Adapter EH-62F (available separately)
    Charging Time Approx. 3 hours 50 minutes (when using Charging AC Adapter EH-69P and when no charge remains)
    Battery life (EN-EL12) Still pictures*1: Approx. 200 shots; Movies*2: Approx. 50 min. (HD 1080p(fine) (1920 × 1080)
    Tripod socket 1/4 (ISO 1222)
    Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 108.7 × 62.3 × 30.6 mm (4.3 × 2.5 × 1.3 in.) (excluding projections)
    Weight Approx. 215 g (7.6 oz.) (including battery and SD memory card)
    Operating environment – Temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
    Operating environment – Humidity Less than 85% (no condensation)
    Supplied accessories Camera Strap, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (with terminal cover), Charging AC Adapter EH-69P, USB Cable UC-E6, Audio Video Cable EG-CP16, ViewNX 2 Installer CD, Reference Manual CD
    Optional accessories Battery Charger MH-65, AC Adapter EH-62F
    Note *1 Based on Camera and Imaging Products Association (CIPA) standards for measuring the life of camera batteries. Measured at 23 (±2) °C (73 (±4) °F); zoom adjusted with each shot, flash fired with every other shot, Image mode set to 16M 4608 × 3456. Battery life may vary depending on shooting interval and length of time menus and images are displayed. *2 When recording a single movie, the maximum file size is 4 GB or the maximum recording time is 29 minutes, even when there is enough free space on the memory card.

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