The Nikon Coolpix S230 Digital Camera provides images with up to 10.0 megapixels of resolution and incorporates a 3x Zoom-NIKKOR glass lens in a surprisingly slim camera body that is quality crafted in aluminum, and delivers high performance and ease-of-operation in a package that you can easily carry around with you at all times.
For incredibly sharp, blur-free images, Nikon's 4-way VR Image Stabilization technology utilizes sensor-shift Optical Image Stabilization, along with the camera's high sensitivity equivalent of ISO 2000, Motion Detection, and the exclusive Best Shot Selector (BSS), to ensure that your photos will always look great - regardless of lighting conditions or subject movement. And Nikon's Smart Portrait System ensures beautiful portrait and people shots by combining Nikon's innovative smile mode, In-Camera Red-Eye Fix, D-Lighting, and Face Priority AF technologies. Furthermore, the S230 includes Nikon's Coolpix Software Suite for organizing, editing and sharing your photos.
The bright, high-resolution 3.0" touch panel LCD monitor provides an extremely intuitive means of controlling the camera settings. You can even use the touch panel display to control the cameras focus and utilize the Portrait One-Touch zoom feature. The Touch display also makes playback a fun and interactive activity by allowing you to scroll through and select images to display and edit, plus the paint function lets you personalize images with doodles and writing right on your images.
- 10.0 Megapixel Resolution
- With 10.0 million pixels of image information, the Nikon Coolpix S230 can produce stunning, photo quality prints up to 16 x 20" without any loss of image quality
- 3x Optical Zoom-Nikkor Lens
- The Zoom Nikkor Lens incorporates exclusive ED lens elements and provides a 3x optical zoom (35-105mm equivalent), that is ideal for most everyday shooting situations, while the Macro capability lets you get as close as 4.0" to your subject
- 4-Way Optical VR Image Stabilization
- The Optical VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization system utilizes a sensor-shift mechanism to compensate for camera shake while the cameras automatically controlled high sensitivity of up to ISO 2000 allows for sharper images when shooting under low light conditions. The Motion Detection system helps to further compensate for subject motion and Nikon's exclusive Best Shot Selector ensures that your images will always be sharp and crisp
- Movie and Voice Recording
- Shoot broadcast-quality QuickTime movies with sound with VGA resolution at 30 frames-per-second at a length that is only limited by the available space on the internal memory or your SD memory card
- 17 Scene Modes with Scene Auto Selector
- The Coolpix S230 incorporates 17 scene modes that cover some of the more common difficult shooting situations to maximize the image quality. The scene modes automatically adjust focus, exposure, white balance and other settings to make getting a good exposure easy. The Scene Auto selector automatically selects the best fit from 6 commonly used scene modes - making the camera ideal for the quick shooter
- Smart Portrait System
- The Smart portrait system combines the functions of several exclusive Nikon technologies including Nikon's innovative smile mode that automatically releases the camera shutter at the moment that your subject smiles, In-Camera Red-Eye Fix which automatically detects and corrects for red eye, D-Lighting which compensates for excessive backlight or insufficient flash in images, and Face Priority AF which automatically finds and focuses on up to 12 people's faces within one frame - all to ensure that portraits and group shots will always look their best
- Built-in and Expandable Memory
- The camera includes 44MB of built-in memory so you can begin taking shots immediately without having to purchase a memory card, and the memory capacity can be expanded dramatically with Secure Digital (SD/SDHC) memory cards
- 3.0" Widescreen Touch Panel LCD Display
- The Coolpix S230 is equipped with a bright 3.0" Touch Panel LCD display that enables easy and intuitive operation and access to the camera's functions, and allows users to customize and edit images without the need to scroll through menus using traditional camera buttons. The high-resolution display is great for viewing images anywhere, anytime, while the impressive 170 degree wide viewing angle and anti-reflective coating make it easier for everyone to see and enjoy images
- Print or Show Pictures
- You can send images directly to print, without the need of a PC, when using PictBridge compatible printers, or connect directly to your TV for family slide shows and presentations