Nikon has launched a new Coolpix series camera in the Indian market. The Nikon Coolpix B600 comes with a whopping 60x optical zoom lens. It can cover a wide range of focal length (from wide-angle 24mm to super-telephoto 1440mm equivalent). Users can get up to 120x zoom with Dynamic Fine Zoom enabled. Additional highlights include 19 Scene mode. Read more to find about Nikon Coolpix B600 Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
Nikon is yet to reveal the price and availability details of the new Coolpix camera. More details are expected to arrive in the coming days. Bookmark this page for updates.
Specifications and Features
- 60x optical zoom lens
- Up to 120x Digital Fine Zoom
- Hybrid Vibration Reduction (VR) tech
- 16-megapixel CMOS sensor
- EXPEED image processing engine
- Nikon Active D-Lighting
- Full HD video recording
- 19 scene modes
- Creative mode
- SnapBridge 2.5 support
- ML-L7 Remote Control
- Rechargeable Li-ion battery
The Nikon Coolpix B600 sports a 60x optical zoom lens (with an equivalent focal length range between 24-1440mm). The zoom is expandable up to 120x (focal length equivalent to approx 2880mm) with Digital Fine Zoom feature. The impressive lens uses the company’s Hybrid Vibration Reduction (VR) technology. It is rated for three stops of compensations and comes with a dedicated macro mode (can focus on subjects as close as one centimeter).
The bridge-style camera features a 16-megapixel CMOS sensor and high-performance EXPEED image processing engine. It can record full HD (1080/60i and 1080/30p) videos with stereo sound and 19 scene modes can be used for appropriate situations. While the camera automatically applies the appropriate settings, a Creative mode (with its 36 effects) offers optimal combinations of exposure, contrast, and color reproduction.
The Coolpix B600 comes with pre-focus function and target finding AF. Additionally, a Nikon Active D-Lighting reduces the loss of detail in highlights and shadows of high-contrast scenes. Whereas a snap-back zoom button recaptures lost subject in super-telephoto zoom to its previous position. Also, a Side zoom control enables smooth zooming even while recording videos.
The new camera is compatible with SnapBridge 2.5. It allows users to send images to the smartphone and acts as a remote camera control as well. The new camera comes with a 3.0-inch 921k-dot LCD monitor with an anti-reflective coating. A rotating mode dial that allows you to easily use one of the ten most frequently used shooting modes.
The camera supports the ML-L7 Remote Control over a Bluetooth connection. Additionally, the EN-EL12 Rechargeable Li-ion battery can be charged over a USB connection (while inserted in the camera).
Apart from superzoom, the new camera claims to offers superior image quality. Nikon claims that the 4-axis Hybrid VR effectively reduces blur with movie recording. Users will be able to capture sharp photos and movies at the maximum telephoto position and in low-light situations. Also, a Side zoom control enables smooth zooming even while recording videos.
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