Nikon Adds Two More Cameras To Its Lineup

  • 5x and 7x optical zoom
  • 20.2MP and 12.1MP
  • Build in edition functions

Nikon adds two compact digital cameras to its product line – the S3500 and the P330.

  • 5x and 7x optical zoom
  • 20.2MP and 12.1MP
  • Build in edition functions

Nikon adds two compact digital cameras to its product line – the S3500 and the P330.

The P330 is the successor to the CoolPix P310 compact wide-angle zoom camera and is equipped with a fast Nikkor lens with a backside-illuminated 12.2-megapixel CMOS sensor for superior image quality. Its lens offer a wide-angle 24mm to 120mm 5x optical zoom that also supports macro photography.  It also has support for four exposure modes and capture of RAW(NRW) images. 

The P330 also comes equipped with a vibration reduction (VR) function that effectively reduces the effects of camera shake and makes framing images easier for sharp, clear still images and movies. It also has advanced shooting functions that support greater photographic expression.

In terms of video capture, the P330 is capable of recording Full HD movies with stereo sound and superior picture quality.  The camera also sports a GPS (A-GPS compatible) function that records shooting location with still images and movies. Lastly, the P330 supports the WU-1a (sold separately) wireless mobile adapter that allows the seamless and convenient transfer of photos and movies over a wireless connection.

Other features of the P330 include an improve metal feel for an attractive and elegant design, a command dial that can quickly be operated with just one hand, a function button to which frequently used function can be assigned, 9 special effects, target finding autofocus, a 7-blade iris diaphragm for blur characteristics and a 3-inch TFT LCD monitor with wide viewing angle.Nikon S3500

There’s also the Nikon CoolPix S3500 which offers an effective pixel count of 20.1-million pixels that ensures precise rendering of details and textures with all types of subjects. It also has a 7x optical zoom Nikkor lens equipped with the lens-shift Vibration Reduction (VR) function that exhibits superior compensation for camera shake.

The S3500 comes with a host of image editing function which include a Glamour retouch (Skin softening, Small Face, Big eyes), five new special effects such as brighten faces, hide eye bags, whiten eyes, whiten teeth and redden cheeks, and Quick effects that enable the editing of images in three simple steps: shoot, select and save.

And for those looking for a more fashionable camera, the S3500 is available in eight colour options: black, red, purple, orange, silver and pink. There are also two designs with pink or blue decorative pattern on the front cover in case you want a bit more flare for your camera.

Both cameras will be available before the end of March 2013 and prices may vary slightly depending on local authorised resellers. 

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