The New Nikon COOLPIX S02 is the Ultra-Chic Answer for Capturing Amazing Images
The Perfect Accessory: The COOLPIX S02 is Super Compact, Stylish and Simple to Use
MELVILLE, N.Y. - Today, Nikon Inc.
introduced the tiny COOLPIX S02, a stylish, super-compact camera that
proves great image quality can come in small packages. The new COOLPIX
camera is ideal for those who seek easy-to-use features and speedy
performance whether on-the-go or out on the town with friends. The S02
is a stylish, hip and inexpensive ultra-mini compact camera, and a great
gift for the trendy individual.
The new COOLPIX S02 features an easy-navigable home screen and user
interface with shortcut menus for quick operation, making it simple to
acquire share-worthy images with incredible detail and sharpness. The
S02 strikes a balance between style and size, making it a must-have
accessory to have on hand at all times.
"The new COOLPIX S02 is Nikon's latest super sleek offering to give
consumers a simple way to achieve exceptional image quality with stylish
flair," said Bo Kajiwara, Vice President of Marketing, Planning and
Customer Experience, Nikon Inc. "The COOLPIX S02 is user-friendly,
making it great for capturing memorable moments in an instant with
The COOLPIX S02's ultra-compact design houses a 13.2-megapixel CMOS
sensor to help users capture amazing image quality and Full HD 1080p
video, even in challenging lighting conditions. The 3x zoom NIKKOR lens
of the S02 helps produce truly exceptional images that only a camera
with a zoom lens can help capture. Though astoundingly small, the S02 is
easy to operate thanks to a highly responsive 2.7-inch touch screen,
letting the user focus on capturing every precious moment.
In addition to its fashionable, compact design, the COOLPIX S02 also
includes user-friendly features like Scene Auto Selector Mode which
helps the user effortlessly capture high quality images. To help the
user capture images in almost any scenario or lighting condition with
ease and confidence, the ideal scene mode is automatically chosen based
on the distinctive shooting situation (portrait, landscape, night
portrait, night landscape, close-up and backlighting). The COOLPIX S02
also includes a hand-held night scene mode for improved low-light shots
and backlit scene HDR for improved picture quality even in brightly lit
situations. Additionally, a group of special effects can be used to give
images a new fun, creative twist, including Mirror, Sepia, High
Contrast Monochrome, High Key and Low Key.
Price and Availability
The Nikon COOLPIX S02 will be available in September 2013 for a
suggested retail price (SRP) of $179.95* in a variety of trendy colors
including silver, white, pink and blue. For more information about this
COOLPIX camera and other Nikon products, please visit www.nikonusa.com.
In order to give consumers a more effective way to understand the
benefits of each COOLPIX camera and to help users determine the best
camera to fit their lifestyle, Nikon has segmented the COOLPIX series
into five categories: Advanced Performance, Fun & Innovative,
Ultra-Slim Zoom, Comfort Long Zoom and Budget Friendly. For more
information about this and other COOLPIX cameras, please visit www.nikonusa.com.
Nikon, At the Heart of the ImageTM. Nikon Inc. is the world leader in
digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is
globally recognized for setting new standards in product design and
performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic
equipment. Nikon Inc. distributes consumer and professional digital SLR
cameras, NIKKOR optics, Speedlights and system accessories; Nikon
COOLPIX® compact digital cameras; 35mm film SLR cameras; Nikon software
products and Nikon sports and recreational optics as well as the Nikon 1
advanced camera with interchangeable lens system. Nikon Corporation,
the parent company of the Nikon Inc., recently celebrated its 80th
anniversary of NIKKOR optics, and announced the production of over 80
million NIKKOR lenses in 2013, creating a new milestone in Nikon's
heritage of superior optics. For more information, dial (800) NIKON-US
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