Mar 15, 2011

Nikon Coolpix P300 Full Specifications And Price Details

Nikon Coolpix P300 Specs & Price

Nikon has launched another P-series compact camera, Nikon Coolpix P300. It  is the first camera to feature NIKKOR glass lens that starts at a wide 24mm and extends to 100mm (35mm equivalent) using its 4.2x optical zoom with a fast wide-angle f/1.8 aperture, equipped with 12.2 megapixels backside illumination CMOS sensor, measuring 1/2.3 in size, has a Nikon’s own EXPEED C2 Image processing engine and it offers a Full 1080p HD video (1920 X 1080 pixels) and it offers High ISO Sensitivity. The built-in VR function reduces blur with hand-held shooting and shooting at high sensitivities.

Nikon Coolpix P300 is sporting a 3 inches high-resolution LCD screen with 921,000 dots, coated with anti-reflection technology. Nikon Coolpix P300 can take up to seven shots in one go at 8fps and there’s even a slow-motion 120fps movie mode at VGA resolution. With the P300, users can record high quality Full HD 1080p movies at 30 frames-per-second (fps) with autofocus, stereo sound and the ability to use the optical zoom. It can also shoot in slow or fast motion using recording speeds of up to 120fps (VGA). The ISO range is 80 to 3200, and support SDXC memory cards. It enables Aperture Priority (A), Shutter Priority (S) and Full Manual (M) Control, Optical Vibration Reduction (VR) technology, featuring new Easy Panorama mode, to simply create vertical or horizontal panoramic shots automatically in-camera.

Nikon Coolpix P300 also featuring several improved scene modes including Advanced Night Portrait mode, Night Landscape mode, and Backlight high dynamic range (HDR) mode. In Backlight HDR mode, the P300 combines multiple shots at different exposures while Night Landscape mode combines multiple shots taken with a faster shutter speed for reduced noise and improved tonal range throughout the photo. P300 also includes Special Effects mode and a Creative Slider mode. Coolpix P300 has a 240-still shot capacity and comes with an EN-EL12 Li-ion rechargeable battery and it won’t offer RAW image capture capability.

Nikon Coolpix P300 Specs & Price

Full Technical Specifications Of Nikon Coolpix P300

Dimensions  
L x B x H 103 x 58 x 32 mm
Weight 189 grams
Camera Type Compact Digital
Display  
Type TFT LCD High-Resolution screen
Size 3 inches
Dots 921,000 dots
Sensor 1/2.3″ type back-illuminated CMOS
12.2 million effective pixels (4000 x 3000)
12.75 million total pixels
Sensor Size 1/2.9in
Lens  
Lens Type NIKKOR Lens with 4.2x optical zoom
Focal Length Equivalent 24 – 100 mm (35 equivalent)
Focal Length 4.3 – 17.9 mm
Lens Construction 7 elements in 6 groups
Aperture F/1.8-4.9
Digital Zoom Up to 2x
Image Stabilization Capable (Lens-Shift)
Focus – Auto Focus (TTL)
– Subject Tracking
– Face Tracking Priority, Face Detection
– Multi-point Auto/Manual selection AF
– 1 Point AF
Focus Range – Approx. 60 cm (2 ft.) to infinity (at telephoto setting);
– Macro close-up mode: approx. 3 cm (1.2 in.) to infinity (at wide-angle setting),
– Approx. 30 cm (1 ft.) to infinity (at telephoto setting)
Focus Distance Closest focus distance 3 cm (macro mode)
AF Modes – Single
– Full Time
Flash – Flash Off, Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2EV in 1/3 stop increments, Night Portrait Flash
– Auto, Auto with Red-Eye reduction
Modes – Auto, Manual
– Program AE, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE
– Night Landscape, Backlighting
– Movie
– Scene
Scene Modes – Landscape, Night Landscape
– Portrait, Night Portrait, Pet Portrait
– Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Sport
– Party/Indoor, Scene Auto Selector
– Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show
– Panorama
– Black & White copy
– Image Mode (resolution/quality selection)
– Special Effects (Soft, Nostalgia Sepia, High-contrast Monochrome, High Key, Low Key)
Shutter speed 4 – 1/2000 sec (wider in auto)
Exposure Metering – Matrix metering
– Center-weighted metering
Exposure Compensation +/- 2EV in 1/3 stop increments
Image, Movie  
Image formats Still: JPEG
Image Size – 4000 x 3000 (4:3)
– 3968 x 2232 (16:9)
– 3264 x 2448
– 2592 x 1944
– 2048 x 1536
– 1024 x 768
– 640 x 480
– 2048 x 1536
– 1600 x 1200
– 1280 x 960
Movie recording resolution – HD 1080p: 1920 x 1080 (30 fps)
– 1920 X 1080 @ 15fps (HS 15fps
– HD 720p: 1280 x 720 (30 fps)
– 1280 x 720 @ 60fps (HS 60fps)
– VGA: 640 x 480 (30 fps)
– 640 X 480 @ 120fps (HS 120fps)
– HS movie 15/60/120 fps, no sound)
ISO Sensitivity – ISO 160, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 (4000 x 3000)
– Auto (ISO 80 to 1600)
– Fixed Range Auto (ISO 160 to 400, 160 to 800)
White Balance – Auto
– Preset Manual
– Cloudy
– Fluorescent
– Flash, Daylight
– Incandescent
Self Timer – 2 or 10 sec
– Smile Self Timer
– Approx. 7 shots/sec of Continuous Shooting
Memory  
Storage Media – SD, SDHC, SDXC card slot
– exFAT compatible
– UHS not compatible
Internal Memory 90MB internal storage
Connectivity – USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
– AV out (PAL / NTSC switchable)
– HDMI connectivity
Video Out (TV Playback) Yes
Power Supply  
Battery Li-Ion EN-EL12 Rechargeable Battery
Shooting Capacity – Still pictures: Approx. 240 shots
– Movies: Approx. 1 h 5 min HD 1080p(1920 X 1080) recording
AC Adapter AC Adapter EH-62F
Other Features
  • 4-way VR Image Stabilization System
    Optical Vibration Reduction (VR) technology
    EXPEED C2 Image Processing Engine
    Aperture Priority (A), Shutter Priority (S) and Full Manual (M) Control
    P/A/S/M shooting modes
    Special Effects mode and a Creative Slider mode
    Built-in Stereo Microphone
    Twin control dials – one top, one rear
Color Availability Black

Nikon Coolpix P300 Specs & Price

Nikon Coolpix P300 Specs & Price

Price & Availability

Nikon Coolpix P300 has scheduled to release in March and it will be offered in Black color, with a price tag of $329.95.

Pre-Order

Nikon Coolpix P300 is snow available for pre-order at Amazon.

You can place an order here at Amazon Online Stores (hit the link) for $329. Amazon will ship the product to you for free.

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