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4 January 2017

At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas today, Nikon announced it would bring the D5600 it announced in November to the U.S. later this month. At the same time, the company announced two new Coolpix cameras, the W100 and the A300.

Highlights of the announcements include:

NIKON D5600

The 24.2-Mp camera features Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity plus a vari-angle LCD monitor, touch-screen operation with a crop function for use during playback zoom and a frame advance bar that allows scrolling through images in Playback mode. See our November story for the full specifications.

COOLPIX W100

Waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof, the Coolpix W100 supports Nikon SnapBridge to allow for connectivity and sharing. Other features include a 13.2-Mp sensor, 3x optical zoom Nikkor lens and full HD video capability.

COOLPIX A300

The compact Coolpix A300 is a lightweight slim zoom with a 20.1-Mp sensor, 8x optical zoom lens, high-performance Vibration Reduction and connectivity and sharing via Nikon SnapBridge.

PRICE, AVAILABILITY

The D5600 will be available in January for $799.95 with the AF-P DX Nikkor 18-55mm f3.5-5.6-GB VR lens, alongside other kit configurations. The Coolpix W100 will be available in Blue and White for $159.95 in March. The Coolpix A300 will be available in February in Silver for $139.95.

Adorama and B&H have posted pre-order links for all three cameras.

For more information see the news releases below.

Explore and Experience Nikon Innovation at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show

Nikon's CES Booth Features Immersive Experiences, Presentations from World Class Photographers and a Showcase of the Latest Innovations in Digital Imaging

LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- Nikon Inc. returns to the Consumer Electronics Show in 2017 to exhibit the latest immersive and innovative technologies in the digital imaging space. Visitors to the Nikon booth will have the opportunity for hands-on time with the latest Nikon products, including the new connected Nikon D5600 dSLR and the KeyMission line of action cameras, as well as hear from Nikon professional photographers at the Nikon School Theater. Other experiences on the show floor include the return of Project HeliX powered by Nikon and an interactive VR area featuring content captured with the KeyMission 360.

"Nikon remains committed to helping storytellers everywhere capture and celebrate their passions in the quality they deserve," said Kosuke Kawaura, Director of Marketing and Planning, Nikon Inc. "At CES 2017, we are excited to provide attendees with access to engaging experiences, innovative products and incredible Nikon photographers, all of which provide a glimpse into how the latest Nikon technologies are being used to fuel our passions and tell incredible stories from around the world,"

Nikon's Latest Products

Nikon will showcase several new products on the show floor, headlined by the lightweight Nikon D5600 dSLR. Introduced in the U.S. market today, Nikon's latest connected dSLR helps users improve their photography with an array of creative features and encourages the easy sharing of incredible images using Nikon SnapBridge technology. Featuring a 24.2-megapixel sensor, incredible performance and an intuitive touch screen Vari-angle LCD monitor, the D5600 is an ideal companion for photographers ready to capture and share the things they love.

Also announced in the U.S. market today are two new additions to Nikon's Coolpix compact camera line, the Coolpix W100 and Coolpix A300. Waterproof, Shockproof and Freezeproof, the Coolpix W100 helps anyone in the family capture beautiful images worry-free and supports Nikon SnapBridge to allow for seamless connectivity and sharing. Other features include a 13.2-Mp sensor, 3x optical zoom Nikkor lens and full HD video capability. The ultra-thin and stylish Coolpix A300 is a compact and lightweight slim zoom offering ready to capture amazing images and HD video. Complete with a 20.1-Mp sensor, 8x optical zoom lens, high-performance Vibration Reduction and connectivity and sharing via Nikon SnapBridge, the A300 is an affordable and versatile compact camera offering for those always on the go.

The Nikon D5600 will be available in the U.S. in January for the suggested retail price of $799.95 with the AF-P DX Nikkor 18-55mm f3.5-5.6-GB VR lens, alongside other kit configurations. The Coolpix W100 will be available in Blue and White for a suggested retail price of $159.95 in March. The Coolpix A300 will be available in February in Silver for $139.95 SRP. For more information on Nikon's newest products, please visit http://www.nikonusa.com.


Ignite the Artist Within: Capture Creatively, Share Easily With the New Nikon D5600

The Nikon D5600 is a Compact Creative Companion that Delivers Stunning Clarity, Impressive Performance and the Ability to Share via Nikon SnapBridge

LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- Nikon Inc. has announced the U.S. availability of the compact and lightweight Nikon D5600, a connected dSLR camera for those ready to step up their photography and unleash their inner artist by creating captivating images that deserve to be shared. The 24.2-megapixel D5600 features Nikon SnapBridge1, which allows users to easily and automatically transfer images directly from their camera to a compatible smart device, making it simple to share amazing images with friends and family.

"The Nikon D5600 is the latest camera in Nikon's popular D5000 series -- a camera line that represents a stepping stone for photographers who want to further explore their creative boundaries," said Kosuke Kawaura, Director of Marketing and Planning, Nikon Inc. "Now with Nikon SnapBridge, users can easily upload and share images with their friends and family, showcasing what and who they love. With the introduction of Nikon's D5600, Nikon demonstrates our commitment to providing an attainable and highly capable camera option for photographers of all skill levels."

The Nikon D5600 offers users the creativity and performance benefits of dSLR photography, including amazing image quality, the ability to isolate foreground from background, full manual controls, incredible low-light performance and a class-leading autofocus system. For those looking to travel the world or capture their child's birthday party, the Nikon D5600 offers a full suite of creative effects, robust features and controls, a touchscreen Vari-angle LCD monitor and enhanced video features.

  • Seamless Connectivity Through Nikon SnapBridge: Nikon SnapBridge makes it easier than ever to share photos wirelessly through Bluetooth Low Energy technology2. By establishing a constant connection between the Nikon D5600 and a compatible smart device, images can be sent from the camera automatically, ready to share. SnapBridge also makes it possible to seamlessly upload images to the cloud (Nikon Image Space) via compatible smart device. Additionally, SnapBridge connectivity allow users to shoot remotely or easily transfer movies to a compatible smart device by leveraging the camera's built-in WiFi3 connectivity.
  • Performance that Keeps Pace with Creativity: The 24.2-Mp high-resolution CMOS sensor helps deliver excellent image quality and sharp images with color and clarity that blow away images taken with a mobile device, while the EXPEED 4 image processor offers powerful performance and prolongs battery life. Continuous shooting at 5 frames-per-second (fps) and a 39-point autofocus system helps capture fleeting moments and fast moving subjects with ease. The Nikon D5600 is a great companion for those looking to capture and share life's special moments, especially when combined with the distinct perspective of Nikkor lenses.
  • Amazing Low-Light Performance: The Nikon D5600 also provides users the capability to shoot in challenging light with an expanded wide 100-25,600 ISO range. The ability to use higher shutter speeds with minimal illumination gives users the tools to capture brighter, sharper images.
  • Creative Features: From down to a child's perspective to a shot above a crowd, it's easy to compose from any angle with the 3.2-inch 1.037k-dot touchscreen Vari-angle LCD. Various in-camera shooting and special effects modes, manual controls and a new time-lapse mode allow users to take creativity to a new level and help capture a special moment with ease.

Price and Availability

The Nikon D5600 will be available in the U.S. in January for the suggested retail price of $799.95 with the AF-P DX Nikkor 18-55mm f3.5-5.6-GB VR lens. It will also be available in a two-lens kit option, including the AF-P DX Nikkor 18-55mm f3.5-5.6-GB VR and AF-P DX Nikkor 70-300mm f4.5-6.3-GB ED lenses, for $1,149.95. Additionally, the Nikon D5600 will be sold as a body only for $699.95 or with a AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f3.5-5.6-GB ED VR lens for $1,199.95. For more information on the Nikon D5600 as well as the latest Nikon products, visit http://www.nikonusa.com.


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