coolpix S01   nikon's smallest digital camera coolpix S01   nikon's smallest digital camera
aug 28, 2012

coolpix S01 nikon's smallest digital camera

the coolpix S01: nikon’s smallest compact digital camera

nikon has recently introduced their smallest compact digital camera, the ‘coolpix s01’. built using a 1/3” type CCD sensor providing 10.1 megapixels of resolution, weighing only 96 grams, the device measures 77 x 51 x 17mm in size (3.1 x 2.1 x 0.7"). in order to dramatically reduce size, nikon has chosen to use a built-in battery system and eliminate its SD memory slot by replacing it with 7.3 GB of internal memory for a slim and minimally cluttered package. by removing all dials and controls, a 2.5" interactive swipe touch-screen display replaces the previous layout for an easy and intutive user experience.

front view detail of the nikon ‘coolpix s01’

touch-screen detail of the nikon ‘coolpix s01’

3/4 front view 

top view of the control panel

color variations

sample photography using 2x zoom with the ‘coolpix s01’

nikon coolpix s01 product video

photo specifications:

max resolution: 3648 x 2736 effective pixels: 10.1 megapixels

sensor type: 1/3” CCD

screen size: 2.5 inches

maximum aperture: F3.3 – F5.9

video specifications:

format: MPEG-4, H.264

speaker: mono

microphone: mono

resolution: 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)

hardware:

storage: 7.3 GB battery: built-in lithium ion rechargeable EN-EL11 battery life: 190 shots weight: 96 g (0.21 lb / 3.39 oz) dimensions: 77 x 52 x 17 mm (3.03 x 2.05 x .67")

  • my cel phone has 8.0 res

    dbkii says:
  • The metallic version looks horribly 2002-ish.

    Simon90 says:
  • The metallic version looks absolutely the best one, 2012-ish.

    big nerd says:
  • $180.00 usd

    skip says:
  • i simply love it

    dhanai says:
  • I love how they use professional lighting in sample photos. Not that an average person has no idea how to set up a shot using lighting, but also the shot would look great taken with a simple phone camera as well. At least do real shots.. with natural light.. at most use a reflector..my 2 cents

    dope says:

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