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Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Violet 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera - 26272

Abt Model: COOLPIXS6100VLT | UPC Code: 018208262724
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16.0 Megapixels/ 720p Video Recording/ 7x Optical Zoom NIKKOR Glass Lens/ Bright 3.0" TFT Touch Panel Display With Anti-Reflection Coating/ 20 Scene Modes/ TTL Auto Flash With Monitor Preflashes/ 4 Color Options/ Violet Finish/ ETA- January 2012
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Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Violet 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera, Model COOLPIXS6100VLT

Features:

Powerful
Finally, a camera you can take everywhere you go. The COOLPIX S6100 is small enough to fit in a purse, pocket, or glove compartment—and powerful enough to capture landscapes, close ups, and portraits. This compact camera has a 16.0-megapixel CCD sensor that captures sharp, stunning images—along with a 7x wide-angle optical Zoom-NIKKOR ED glass lens that boasts a 28-196mm optical zoom to get close to the action. It’s ideal for day trips, weekend getaways, and last minute outings.

Touch the screen. Get the shot. Share the smiles.
The COOLPIX S6100 is ready to shoot whenever you are. Just take it out of your pocket and frame your photo or movie in the three-inch high resolution 460,000-dot touch monitor. Then touch the screen to adjust, focus, and shoot. It’s that simple. The COOLPIX S6100 includes in-camera Picture Editing, so you have access to Nikon technologies like Quick Retouch, Active D-Lighting, Soft Focus, and many others. This camera even tracks moving subjects, automatically keeping them in focus and minimizing motion blur. And the screen’s brightness control and anti-glare coating make it easy to compose, view, and share your photos—you can even watch them in a slide show, complete with music.

One-touch HD movie recording
When a still picture doesn’t tell the whole story, turn your COOLPIX S6100 into a movie camera with the push of a single button. Instantly you’ll have HD 720p movies, complete with stereo sound. And you won’t miss a thing because you can zoom out to capture broad landscapes or pull in for tight shots and close ups. Better still, watching and sharing your movies couldn’t be easier, since the COOLPIX S6100 has an HDMI output for simple hookup to an HDTV or computer.

On the road, on the go, in your pocket!
Meet your ultimate travel companion: the ultra-slim COOLPIX S6100. It’s a mere 1.1 inches thin and weighs only 6.2 ounces. It’s so light you can slip it into your pocket and take it to the park for a family outing, an outdoor concert, or a day at the beach. Plus, it’s available in silver, black, red, and violet, so it’s as fashionable as it is portable.

Fashion elegance. Nikon excellence.
The COOLPIX S6100 is brimming with the Nikon technologies that make it a breeze to shoot high caliber photos. Its four-way Vibration Reduction (VR) Image Stabilization System automatically reduces the streaky images associated with shaky cameras. And its motion detector spots moving subjects and adjusts the camera’s settings to ward off motion blur. You’re sure to get crystal clear shots regardless of lighting conditions because the camera boasts ISO speeds up to 3200. And, with Nikon’s Best Shot Selector, you press the shutter once. The camera then takes 10 shots and selects the sharpest image.

Convenient Features
Carry the COOLPIX S6100 in your pocket or purse and it will always be on hand to take great shots. Its Smart Portrait System includes Smile Timer, which releases the shutter when a subject smiles. The COOLPIX S6100 also has Blink Proof technology, allowing you to capture two shots and save the one with eyes open. The COOLPIX S6100’s, in-camera Red-Eye Fix automatically corrects most instances of red-eye as you shoot. Face-Priority focuses on up to 12 faces and Skin Softening smoothes out skin tones.

Whether hiking in a park, or sitting at an outdoor café, you can easily capture crisp, detailed shots with the COOLPIX S6100. You also have your choice of 20 different Scene Modes to match your setting, or you can simply let Scene Auto Selector select one for you. Plus, it comes with a rechargeable Li-ion battery that lasts for approximately 210 pictures. .

Specifications:

  • Type: Compact Digital Camera
  • Effective Pixels: 16.0 million
  • Image Sensor: CCD
  • Sensor Size: 1/2.3 in.
  • Total Pixels: 16.44 million (approx.)
  • Lens: 7x optical Zoom, NIKKOR glass lens
  • Lens Focal Length: 5.0-35.0mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 28-196mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
  • Lens f/-number: f/3.7-5.6
  • Lens Construction: 9 elements in 7 groups
  • Lens Zoom: 7x
  • Digital Zoom: Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 784mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
  • Vibration Reduction: Lens-shift VR
  • Autofocus (AF): Contrast-detect AF
  • Autofocus (AF) Focus-area selection: Auto (9-area automatic selection), Center, Face priority, Manual (focus area can be selected using the touch panel), Subject tracking
  • Focus Range:
    • [W]: Approx. 1 ft. 8 in. (50 cm.) to infinity
    • [T]: Approx. 3 ft. 8 in. (1.1 m.) to infinity
    • Macro close-up mode: Approx. 1.2 in. (3 cm.) to infinity
  • Focus Lock: Yes
  • Monitor Size: 3.0 in. diagonal
  • Monitor Type: TFT-LCD (touch panel) with Anti-reflection coating
  • Monitor Resolution: 460,000-dots
  • Monitor Frame coverage (shooting mode): 97% horizontal (Approx.), 97% vertical (Approx.)
  • Monitor Frame coverage (playback mode): 100% horizontal (Approx.)
  • Storage Media: SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Storage File System: DCF, EXIF 2.3, DPOF compliant
  • Storage File formats:
    • Still pictures: JPEG
    • Sound files (Voice Memo): WAV
  • Movie:
    • Audio file format: AAC stereo
    • HD: 1280x720p / 30fps
    • Movie file format: MPEG-4 AVC H.264
  • Voice Memo Function: Yes
  • Image Size (pixels): 4608 x 3456 (16M)
  • ISO Sensitivity: ISO 80-3200, Auto (auto gain ISO 80-1600)
  • Lowest ISO Sensitivity: 80
  • Highest ISO Sensitivity: 3200
  • Exposure Metering: 256-segment matrix, Center-weighted
  • Exposure Control: Programmed auto exposure
  • Automatic Exposure Scene Modes: Yes
  • Scene Modes: Back Light, Beach, Black and White Copy, Close Up, Draw, Dusk/Dawn, Fireworks Show, Food, Landscape, Museum, Night Landscape, Night Portrait, Panorama Assist, Party/Indoor, Pet Portrait, Portrait, Scene Auto Selector, Snow, Sports, Sunset
  • In-Camera Image Editing: Color Options, Cross Screen, Crop, D-Lighting, Filter Effects, Fisheye, Glamour Retouch, Miniature effect, Paint, Perspective Control, Quick retouch, Selective Color, Skin softening, Small Pic, Soft, Stretch
  • Exposure Compensation: ± 2 EV in steps of 1/3
  • Exposure Lock: Yes
  • White Balance: Auto, Manual
  • Shutter: Mechanical and charge-coupled electronic shutter
  • Shutter Speed: 1/2000-1 sec. (when ISO sensitivity set to Auto) 4 sec. (when scene mode is set to Fireworks show)
  • Top Continuous Shooting Speed at full resolution: Up to 2 shots at approx. 1.2 frames per second
  • Continuous Shooting Options: Continuous
  • Self-timer: Can be selected from 10 and 2 seconds duration
  • Built-in flash Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto):
    • [W]: 0.5 to 4.5m (1ft 8 in. to 14 ft.)
    • [T]: 1.1 to 2.4 m (3 ft. 8 in. to 7 ft. 10 in.)
  • Built-in Flash Control: TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes
  • Interface: Hi-speed USB
  • Interface Data transfer protocol: MTP, PTP
  • Video Output: NTSC, PAL
  • HDMI Output: Auto, 480p, 720p, 1080i
  • I/O terminal: Audio/video (A/V) output, Digital I/O (USB), HDMI Mini Connector (HDMI output)
  • Power Sources: One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (supplied)
  • Battery / Batteries: Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12
  • Battery Life (shots per charge):
    • Nikon Rechargeable: 210 shots (CIPA)
  • Tripod Socket: ¼ (ISO 1222)

Supplied Accessories

  • Camera Strap AN-CP19
  • Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12
  • Charging AC Adapter EH-69P
  • UC-E6 USB Cable
  • Audio Video Cable EG-CP16
  • Nikon ViewNX 2 Software CD

*Supplied accessories may differ depending on country or area

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 2.3"
  • Width: 3.9"
  • Depth: 1.1"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 6.2 oz
  • Shipping: 2 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
  • Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above for details
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TypePoint And Shoot
Effective Pixels16.0 Megapixels
Records VideoYes
Records HD VideoYes
Height (inches)2.3"
Width (inches)3.9"
Depth (inches)1.1"
Optical Zoom7x
Digital ZoomYes
Built-In FlashYes
Focal Length5.0-35.0mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 28-196mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
Image StabilizationYes
LCD Screen Size (inches)3.0"
LCD TypeTFT-LCD (touch panel) with Anti-reflection coating
Red-Eye ReductionYes
Self TimerYes
Self Timer DelayCan be selected from 10 and 2 seconds duration
Shutter Speed1/2000-1 sec. (when ISO sensitivity set to Auto), 4 sec. (when scene mode is set to Fireworks show)
Storage MediaSD, SDHC, SDXC
Power SourceOne Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (supplied)
White BalanceAuto, Manual
  

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Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera
 
4.1

(based on 18 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

83%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fast / accurate auto-focus (6)
  • Good image quality (6)
  • Nice body color (6)
  • Zoom range/performance (6)
  • Compact (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Low light (5)
    • Family photos (4)
    • Landscape/scenery (4)
    • Travel (3)
    • Wildlife (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual photographer (5)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (6)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Great! I'd recommed to anyone!

    I LOVE this camera! The colors are vibrant and amazing, with some coming out even better than they are in reality. It has great filter effects, including: *Selective Color *FishEye *Miniature...Read complete review

    I LOVE this camera! The colors are vibrant and amazing, with some coming out even better than they are in reality. It has great filter effects, including: *Selective Color *FishEye *Miniature *Cross Screen (as well as black & white, sepia, and more.) The best of the effects has to be the glamour retouch. It makes your face look fantastic! It takes awesome pictures from afar. I'd recommend this camera to anyone who wants great quality photos, and likes to play around with how they look.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Not my kind of camera!

    Bought my camera 3 months ago....Now it wont charge at all! The SD I have used in it(SUCCESSFULLY UNTIL NOW) since I bought it now will not work on my...Read complete review

    Bought my camera 3 months ago....Now it wont charge at all! The SD I have used in it(SUCCESSFULLY UNTIL NOW) since I bought it now will not work on my computer OR another camera! So my pics that are on it are just GONE! Very irritated that I spent the extra money thinking NIKON was great and now this! NEVER again will I buy a NIKON!

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    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    Dud Battery

    By Amatuer

    from Undisclosed

    Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

    Camera takes great photos; Battery is junk, works well for about 3 months then will not recharge. Bought camera in April, replaced battery in Sept. by Dec. battery will no longer accept a charge.

    Comment on this review

    (4 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    the perfect camera for me.

    By tecwiz

    from Undisclosed

    Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

    small point and shoot great for the last second pics.

    Comment on this review

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Nice and compact. Good Quality.

    By NikLove

    from Undisclosed

    Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

    S6100 is light, compact and good quality camera. Its perfect for beginners who have basic photography needs and use it for occasional photo clicking. Liked it.

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    5.0

    great quality camera!

    By Kat

    from Kaktovik, Alaska

    About Me Casual Photographer

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Fast/accurate auto-focus
    • Good Image Quality
    • Great Zoom
    • Large Clear LCD
    • Nice Body Color
    • Short Lag Time
    • Small / Compact

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Family Photos
      • Indoors/Low Light
      • Landscape/Scenery
      • Travel
      • Video
      • Weddings/Events
      • Wildlife photos

      Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

      This was the best camera I've bought so far in my lifetime of using cameras. I use my camera to take family photos, random things that catch my eye to be captured, such as beautiful scenery or wildlife. It's lightweight, has a surreal LCD screen, great zoom, & takes excellent quality photos! A brilliant product. A must have!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

      (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Not my kind of camera!

      By irritated

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

      Bought my camera 3 months ago....Now it wont charge at all! The SD I have used in it(SUCCESSFULLY UNTIL NOW) since I bought it now will not work on my computer OR another camera! So my pics that are on it are just GONE! Very irritated that I spent the extra money thinking NIKON was great and now this! NEVER again will I buy a NIKON!

      Comment on this review

      (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Very Simple & Easy To Use

      By Racer67

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

      Touch Screen Function Simple, Have Large Fingers & Makes Unit Easy to Use. Layout Is User Friendly

      Comment on this review

      (11 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great camera

      By rew4946

      from Grand Saline Texas

      Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

      I purchased this camera to have one smaller than the full sized one I have. It fits in my shirt pocket and takes great pictures. It is so easy to use that I have not even had to use the instructions. And I donot have to buy a camcorder. This thing takes better video than my old camcorder and is easier to use. I see that many people have had out of focus pictures? Most all digital cameras you need to be still when taking pictures. I purchased mine online and got a bunch or extras for a great price. Great job Nikon!

      Comment on this review

      (4 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      BARELY USED IT

      By Someone who isn't happy

      from Anaheim, CA, USA

      Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

      JUNK, techincally I've owned this camera for 3 months, but only used it 3 times. The pictures, no matter what settings I use, all come up bad. The video quality is sub-par. The battery doesnt hold a charge. I wish I didn't buy this.

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      (0 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Everything was as ...

      By sarg

      from Surprise Az

      Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

      Everything was as advertsed until I received it in the mail and unwrapped it.Then I had to go buy a memory card before I could try it out Long story shortI still haven't bought a card so how canI send you a review?I think Nikon Is probably .a good product but to cheap to furnish a memory card ann case..

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      (21 of 32 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great! I'd recommed to anyone!

      By JusticeForAll

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Nikon COOLPIX S6100 Silver 16.0 Megapixel Digital Camera:

      I LOVE this camera! The colors are vibrant and amazing, with some coming out even better than they are in reality. It has great filter effects, including: *Selective Color *FishEye *Miniature *Cross Screen (as well as black & white, sepia, and more.) The best of the effects has to be the glamour retouch. It makes your face look fantastic! It takes awesome pictures from afar. I'd recommend this camera to anyone who wants great quality photos, and likes to play around with how they look.

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