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Nikon announces Coolpix S52 and wireless S52c

Nikon introduces the Coolpix S52c and S52. Both cameras feature 9.0 megapixel image resolution, a built-in right-angle optical lens shift VR - Vibration Reduction 3x zoom Nikkor lens, and a 3.0-inch LCD monitor. The model S52c offers built-in Wi-Fi support. You can upload, categorize and share your photos directly from the camera to my Picturetown, Nikon's exclusive image storage and sharing site. The cameras will be is available in a variety of colors including Gloss Silver and Purplish Black, Coral Pink, Beige Gold...

PRESS SUMMARY

All about the new Nikon Coolpix S52Stylish design with advanced features for beautiful photos and sharing excitement

Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce the introduction of the COOLPIX S52c and S52. The COOLPIX S52c and S52 offer high-quality wave-surface design and allow users to explore new experiences in digital photography. Built on a custom application of Nikon's innovative EXPEED digital image processing concept and incorporating the precision optics of a NIKKOR lens, the COOLPIX S52c and S52 realize optimum performance and maximum image quality.

A powerful 9.0 effective megapixel image capability ensures sharp resolution for outstanding photos. Equipped with a high-performance digital image processing engine and a built-in “right-angle” optical lens shift VR (Vibration Reduction) 3x Zoom-NIKKOR lens, the compact COOLPIX S52c and S52 realize clarity and vivid color. High sensitivity up to ISO 3200 allows for flexibility when shooting fast moving subjects and in low light conditions.

Experience the fun and freedom of built-in Wi-Fi support (COOLPIX S52c only) and my Picturetown*1, Nikon's exclusive image storage and sharing site. Upload, categorize and share photos directly from the camera to my Picturetown and explore the potential of “anytime, anywhere” access. The my Picturetown service offers the Picture Bank function for easy storage and Picture Mail, which triggers an email notification to friends anywhere. In addition, my Picturetown allows for easy viewing on cell phones (Japan and US only) and simple posting of links to blogs and websites. Pictures can also be played as full-screen slideshows with my Picturetown.

The COOLPIX S52c and S52 let the user compose and view shots with ease, even out in the sun, with their 3.0-inch LCD monitors offering bright and large images. Users can also explore the possibilities of the Pictmotion function and take sharing-enjoyment one step further by creatively combining their favorite movies and photos with music and visual styles.

Accompanying their advanced features, the COOLPIX S52c and S52 exude elegance with their wave-surface designs. Featuring smooth curves and a metallic finish with color clear coating for an attractive luster, the COOLPIX S52c and S52 seamlessly combine high-performance and sleek design. The COOLPIX S52c is available in a variety of brilliantly chic colors including Gloss Silver and Purplish Black*2, while the COOLPIX S52 is available in Silver, Purplish Black, Coral Pink, Beige Gold, Matte Black, Gloss Red and Forest Green*2.

*1 my Picturetown services vary according to region.
*2 Color availability may vary according to region

Additional information: All about the new Nikon Coolpix S52
April 10, 2008
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