Nikon COOLPIX W100 Pink

MPN: VQA012E1  |  EAN: 0018208952212  |  Model: COOLPIX W100

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as at 30 Mar 19 | 1:47 PM CET



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Nikon COOLPIX W100 Pink - VQA012E1 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Compact Cameras
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Advanced Skill Level (Video)
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Underwater Photography
Event Videos
Home Videos
Action & Adventure Videos
Time-lapse Videos
Everyday Life Photography
Landscape Photography
Events Photography
WiFi Connectivity
Underwater Use
Cute & Pretty Looks
Regular Looks
Bluetooth Connectivity

Kind of Camera

Compact cameras keeps things simple and is a good companion while capturing memories.

Photography Skillset

Point and shoot - If you're not quite the expert yet or you're just getting started in the world of photography, the Nikon COOLPIX W100 will satisfy your needs.

Video skill level

Casual videos - If the technicalities involved in altering video settings are not a priority, then this Nikon device is a very good option!

Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The COOLPIX W100 is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.

If you're particular about getting the precise white balance or depth of field in a video you're recording, then you won't be looking to settle for anything ordinary. By purchasing the Nikon  COOLPIX W100, you will acquire a device that comes with an exhaustive set of options that you can tweak to your heart's content. 

Video Scenarios

For those special occasions, this Nikon camera is a great companion as you traverse the floor. It comes with an Image Stabilizer which helps maintain a steady shot while recording.

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Nikon  COOLPIX W100 is a great companion to have.

For the YouTubers - This is a good choice for your video recordings because in addition to it's excellent Image Sensor Size (4.7 x 3.5 mm mm), it comes with an in-built image stablizer that ensures your shots remain steady.

Nonstop Activity - capture you exploits in vivid colour without worrying too much about this camera handling tough environments. It comes with the usual impact protections ensuring you remain free to focus on the action.

Other Video needs

Breathtaking transitions such as rolling clouds or city lights can captured as a time-lapse using the Nikon 's in-built intervalometer

Photo Scenarios

If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the COOLPIX W100 is an easy recommendation for this.

While taking those action shots during the day's event, you'll be aiming to keep your subject matter in sharp focus while they're in motion. The Auto Focus Tracking capability that comes with this camera helps with this.

Whether its for living or non-living things, using the Nikon  COOLPIX W100 for aquatic photos is a treat.

Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.

To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Nikon is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.

Other considerations

After investing in an electronic kit of this nature, water resistance will come to mind each time you take it outdoors. Good news is that this model from Nikon can handle splashes of water with no issues.

Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.

Taking photos while taking a dive requires it to fully waterproof. This model will suit your needs as it is fully waterproof up to 10 m metres.

While out and about taking photos or recording video, you may encounter quite a bit of dust. This could come from various sources such as a construction site or just the natural environment in your location. Being certified as dust-proof, the COOLPIX W100 is a great companion to have in these situations.


When you want to stand out from the crowd, the COOLPIX W100 uses bright colours and funky designs to turn heads. This is not your average camera.

Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the COOLPIX W100 fits the bill.

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Technical Specifications

Nikon COOLPIX W100 Pink - VQA012E1 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camera Type Compact
Dustproof Yes
Freezeproof Yes
Freezeproof Up To -10 °C
International Protection (IP) Code 68
Operating Temperature (T-T) -10 - 40 °F
Product Colour Pink
Rainproof Yes
Splash Proof Yes
Waterproof Yes
Waterproof Up To 10 m
Aperture Range (F-F) 3.3-5.9
Image Formats Supported JPEG
Photo Effects 1
Scene Modes Backlighting, Bubble Effect, Cartoon Effect, Close-up, Diorama effect, Fireworks Show, Food, Interval shooting, Miniature Movie, Mirror, Neon Effect, Night Scenes, Picture Series, Soft, Underwater, Underwater Face Framing
Scene Modes Present Yes
Tripod Mounting Supported Yes
White Balance Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Preset Manual
Built-in Flash Yes
Flash Range (tele) 0.6 - 1.7 m
Flash Range (wide) 0.3 - 3.1 m
Auto Focus Yes
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Face Detection Yes
Focus Adjustment Auto
Macro Focusing Range 5 m
Light Exposure
ISO Sensitivity 125, 1600
ISO Sensitivity (max) 1600
ISO Sensitivity (min) 125
Light Exposure Control Program AE
Light Exposure Correction ± 2EV (1/2EV step)
Light Exposure Modes Scene Auto Selector
Light Metering Matrix, Center-weighted, Spot
Camera Shutter Speed 25 - 1/2000 s
Camera Shutter Type Electronic, Mechanical
Continuous Shooting Mode Yes
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed 1/2000 s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 25 s
Camcorder Media Type SD, SDHC, SDXC
Full HD Yes
HD Type Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Supported Aspect Ratios 4:3
Video Formats Supported AVC, H.264, MPEG4
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 640 x 480, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Audio Formats Supported LPCM
Built-in Microphone Yes
Microphone Operation Mode Stereo
Lens System
Digital Zoom 2 x
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) 30 - 90 mm
Focal Length Range (f-f) 4.1 - 12.3 mm
Lens Structure (elements/groups) 6/5
Maximum Aperture Number 5.9
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 90 mm
Minimum Aperture Number 3.3
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 30 mm
Optical Zoom 3 x
Compatible Memory Cards SD, SDHC, SDXC
Internal Memory 22
Built-in Display Yes
Display TFT
Display Diagonal 2.7 "
Display Diagonal (metric) 6.7 cm
Display Resolution (numeric) 230000 pixels
Magnification 4 x
Image Sensor Size 1/3.1
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 4.7 x 3.5 mm
Megapixel 13.2 MP
Sensor Type CMOS
Total Megapixels 14.17 MP
Other Features
Interval Recording 1
PictBridge Yes
Stabilizer Yes
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity 1
HDMI Connector Type D
HDMI Ports Quantity Yes
USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity 1
USB 2.0 Connectors 1
USB Connector Micro-USB
USB Connector Type B
USB Version 2.0
Battery Technology Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power Source Type Battery
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Version 4.1
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi Standards b/g
Packaging Content
Carrying Case Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 38 mm
Height 67 mm
Weight 177 g
Width 109.5 mm
Picture Quality
Maximum Image Resolution 4160 x 3120 pixels
Still Image Resolution(s) 4160 x 3120, 2272 x 1704, 1600 x 1200
Memory Slots 1