August 9, 2008
Nikon Coolpix S60 stylish compact digital camera with unique touch-panel control
The new Nikon Coolpix S60 is an advanced and stylish compact digital camera featuring a large 3.5-inch wide-screen LCD monitor with unique touch-panel control. Its 10-megapixel resolution offers clear, high-quality pictures with a Nikkor 5x zoom lens for dynamic telephoto shooting. Quality shots are ensured through its Vibration Reduction capability and high ISO sensitivity. The Coolpix S60 offers advanced features, such as Scene Auto Selector, enhanced Face Recognition, Smile Timer with blink detection, time-lapse movies, in-camera retouch and HDMi output. The camera’s movie function and time-lapse movie can shoot 30 fps at up to 640×480 pixels. The 17 Scene Modes, including modes for tough-to-shoot environments such as beach/snow, sunset, dusk/dawn and fireworks shows, mean you’ll capture even the trickiest subjects perfectly.
At just some 97 x 60 x 22 mm and weighing in at a mere 145 grams and will travel happily anywhere. With a high-quality body, aluminum front panel and altered Wave shape, the integrated curved lines fit any hand-size perfectly. The Coolpix S60 comes with a strap, rechargeable battery and charger, USB and audio/video cables, a stylus touch pen, Coolpix software suite and 2GB free online storage at Nikon’s ‘my Picturetown’. It is scheduled to go on sale end-September 2008 and will retail at a MSRP of €349($540).