The Nikon AW100 is a new waterproof, shock-proof and cold-resistant compact digital camera launched by Nikon.
The camera is waterproof to 10 meters, shock-proof to 1.5 meters and cold-resistant to as low as 14 degree Fahrenheit which means that you can use them while hiking, swimming and skiing without worrying about the damage weather might cause.
CoolPix AW100 can double a normal digital camera and is a fantastic example of waterproof camera. It is the first Nikon has dipped its toe in the waterproof sector after its famous Nikon series were discontinued in 2001.
Underwater cameras are useless if they are not properly laced with underwater settings. Keeping this thing in mind AW100 has an underwater photography mode that automatically corrects the colors and makes your underwater pictures look amazing.
It has a 16 megapixel resolution and some additional features to make your picture perfect. It also has the Vibration Reduction feature to prevent blurring of picture from camera shake.
Though the camera has a rugged chassis to prevent it from damage, yet it is compact and light-weighted. Another interesting feature about the camera is that it has an electronic compass and a GPS, just in case you lose track of your path while trekking or skiing.
The Nikon CoolPix AW100 is available in black, blue and orange color for $379.95. Nikon, best known for making fun-to-use cameras, has been successful in making an underwater camera that meets the high expectations of the market. The CoolPix AW100 takes quality pictures in and out of the water, making it a reliable digital camera.