If you’re looking for dramatic zoom-ability in an incredibly compact body, set your sights on the COOLPIX P600. Its powerful 60x optical zoom and 120x Dynamic Fine Zoom give exceptional long-distance results whether you’re travelling the world or having adventures closer to home. A high-performance 16.1 Megapixel Backside illuminated CMOS sensor delivers crystal clear images and Full (1080p) High Definition videos even in low light, while the 921k-dot vari-angle monitor lets you get creative with your shooting angles. Available in stylish black or bold red.
Ultra sharp images
Thanks to the advanced BSI-CMOS sensor, you’ll create high-quality 16.1 Megapixel images and impressive videos any time of day. Capture fine details with ease and make the most of every opportunity.
Incredible zoom power
The 60x optical zoom and 120x Dynamic Fine Zoom along with the Side Zoom control put just about every subject within reach. Whether you’re capturing wide-angle panoramas, family group shots or extreme close ups of nature, you can do it all in an instant.
Ready steady shoot
High performance Vibration Reduction and an ACTIVE mode come together to effectively reduce blur caused by camera shake. This makes your COOLPIX P600 ideal for hand-held shooting, even allowing sharp images from a moving vehicle.
7.6 cm (3-inch) 921k-dot vari-angle monitor
Add drama to your images or videos by shooting from a wide variety of angles. Simply by tilting the 7.6 cm (3-inch) 921k-dot vari-angle monitor, you can shoot high, low or self-portraits, putting yourself in the picture wherever you go. Swing the monitor around to review quickly in high resolution on the large crystal-clear display.
Take control of your photos
A choice of manual controls for aperture, shutter and exposure puts you in the director’s chair. Choose from P (Programmed Auto), S (Shutter-Priority Auto), A (Aperture-Priority Auto) or M (Manual) modes for dramatic looks at your fingertips.
Special effects and Filter effects
It’s easy to add your own unique creative touches and colour looks when you’re shooting, with a choice of Special Effects like Photo Illustration, Selective Colour and High Contrast Monochrome. Or for images you’ve already taken, apply in-camera Filter effects like Fisheye, Toy camera and Miniature effect.
Choose from 16 Scene modes
Scene Auto Selector detects what kind of picture your you’re taking and automatically adjusts the camera settings to suit. The new Bird mode and Moon mode join Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Beach & Snow and more, giving you extra versatility and stunning results when you’re shooting wildlife or night skies.
Full (1080p) HD video recording
Create stunning, professional-looking videos thanks to Full (1080p) HD video recording. Zoom in close to the action, day or evening, and see incredible results while the built-in microphone records sound in high-quality stereo.
Want to share your pictures on the go?
Built-in Wi-Fi for easily sharing your shots anytime, anywhere
By using the built-in Wi-Fi, you can transmit images from the COOLPIX P600 to a Wi-Fi equipped smart device# such as a smartphone or tablet, and share your images to social media sites such as Facebook or Twitter.
You can also shoot through your mobile device using the Live view function## of the COOLPIX P600, together with the use of the built-in Wi-Fi functionality.
16 Megapixel BSI-CMOS sensor | 42x optical zoom | 3″ fixed LCD monitor | Full (1080p) HD video recording | Filter effects | Instant Photo Sharing via WU-1a
The stylish COOLPIX P530 features an astonishing 16.1 Megapixel BSI-CMOS sensor, delivering amazing pictures in low light, while the 42x zoom and 84x Dynamic Fine Zoom produce crystal clear close-ups. Record Full (1080p) HD video, edit in-camera with a choice of creative filter effects and view on the 7.5cm (3-inch) LCD monitor. Share your pictures on the go using the optional WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adaptor.
The WU-1a is available separately for purchase.
# Dedicated application is required. The application can be downloaded from the Google Play Store (free). Compatible OSs: Android 2.3 series (smartphone); Android 3.X series (tablet).
## Live view function is not compatible when shooting video remotely with the smart device.
|Type||Compact digital camera|
|Number of effective pixels||16.1 million|
|Image sensor||1/2.3-in. type CMOS; approx. 16.76 million total pixels|
|Lens||NIKKOR lens with 60x optical zoom|
|Focal length||4.3-258 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 24-1440 mm lens in 35mm  format)|
|Construction||16 elements in 11 groups (4 ED lens elements and 1 super ED lens element)|
|Digital zoom magnification||Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 5760 mm lens in 35mm  format)|
|Vibration reduction||Lens shift|
|Motion blur reduction||Motion detection (still pictures)|
|Autofocus (AF)||Contrast-detect AF|
|Focus range (measured from center of front surface of lens)||[W]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity, [T]: Approx. 2.0 m (6 ft 7 in.) to infinity
Macro close-up mode: Approx. 1 cm (0.4 in.) (at a wide-angle zoom position) to infinity
(All distances measured from center of front surface of lens)
|Focus-area selection||Target finding AF, face priority, manual (spot), manual (normal), manual (wide), subject tracking|
|Viewfinder||Electronic viewfinder, 0.5 cm (0.2-in.) approx. 201k-dot equivalent LCD with the diopter adjustment function (-4 – +4 m-1)|
|Frame coverage (shooting mode)||Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture)|
|Frame coverage (playback)||Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture)|
|Monitor||7.5 cm (3-in.), approx. 921k-dot (RGBW), wide viewing angle TFT LCD with anti-reflection coating and 6-level brightness adjustment, vari-angle TFT LCD|
|Frame coverage (shooting mode)||Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture)|
|Frame coverage (playback mode)||Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture)|
|Storage media||Internal memory (approx. 56 MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card|
|File system||DCF, Exif 2.3 and DPOF compliant|
|File formats||Still pictures: JPEG
Sound files (voice memo): WAV
Movies: MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: LPCM stereo)
|Image size (pixels)||16M [4608 x 3456]
8M [3264 x 2448]
4M [2272 x 1704]
2M [1600 x 1200]
VGA [640 x 480]
16:9 12M [4608 x 2592]
16:9 2M [1920 x 1080]
3:2 [4608 x 3072]
1:1 [3456 x 3456]
|Shooting Modes||Auto, Scene (Night landscape, Night portrait, Landscape, Scene auto selector, Portrait, Sports, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and white copy, Backlighting, Easy panorama, Pet portrait, Moon, Bird-watching), Special Effects, P, S, A, M, User settings|
|Continuous Shooting||Single (default setting), Continuous H (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 7 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is about 7), Continuous L (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 1 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is about 200), Pre-shooting cache (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 15 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is 20, including a maximum of 5 frames captured in the pre-shooting cache), Continuous H:120 fps (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 120 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is 60), Continuous H:60 fps (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 60 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is 60), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16, Intvl timer shooting|
|Movie||1080/30p (default setting): 1920 x 1080/16:9, 1080/25p (default setting): 1920 x 1080/16:9, 1080/60i: 1920 x 1080/16:9, 1080/50i: 1920 x 1080/16:9, 720/30p: 1280 x 720/16:9, 720/25p: 1280 x 720/16:9, iFrame 720/30p: 1280 x 720/16:9, iFrame 720/25p: 1280 x 720/16:9, 480/30p: 640 x 480/4:3, 480/25p: 640 x 480/4:3, HS 480/4x: 640 x 480/4:3, HS 720/2x: 1280 x 720/16:9, HS 1080/0.5x: 1920 x 1080/16:9|
|ISO sensitivity (standard output sensitivity)||ISO 100-1600
ISO 3200, 6400 (available when using P, S, A or M mode)
Hi 1 (equivalent to ISO 12800) (available when using High ISO monochrome in special effects mode)
|Exposure metering mode||Matrix, center-weighted, or spot|
|Exposure control||Programmed auto exposure with flexible program, shutter-priority auto, aperture-priority auto, manual, exposure bracketing enabled, exposure compensation (-2.0 EV – +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV) enabled/td>|
|Shutter||Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter|
|Shutter speed||1/4000 * -1 s
1/4000 * -15 s (when ISO sensitivity is 100 in M mode)
* When the aperture value is set to f/7.6 (wide-angle end)
|Aperture||Electronically-controlled 6-blade iris diaphragm|
|Range||8 steps of 1/3 EV (W) (A, M mode)|
|Self-timer||Can be selected from 10 s and 2 s|
|Flash range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto)||[W]: 0.5-7.5 m (1 ft 8 in.-24 ft)
[T]: 1.5-4.0 m (5-13 ft)
|Flash control||TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes|
|Flash exposure compensation||In steps of 1/3 EV in the range between -2 and +2 EV|
|Interface||Hi-Speed USB equivalent|
|Data Transfer Protocol||MTP, PTP|
|HDMI output||Can be selected from Auto, 480p, 720p, and 1080i|
|I/O terminal||Micro-USB connector
HDMI micro connector (Type D) (HDMI output)
|Wireless LAN Standards||IEEE 802.11b/g (standard wireless LAN protocol)
ARIB STD-T66 (standard for low power data communication systems)
|Communications protocols||IEEE 802.11b: DBPSK/DQPSK/CCK
IEEE 802.11g: OFDM
|Range (line of sight)||Approx. 10 m (11 yd)|
|Operating frequency||2412-2462 MHz (1-11 channels)|
|Supported languages||Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (European and Brazilian), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese|
|Power sources||One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL23 (included)
AC Adapter EH-67A (available separately)
|Charging time||Approx. 3 h (when using Charging AC Adapter EH-71P and when no charge remains)|
|Battery life (Still pictures) *1||Approx. 330 shots when using EN-EL23|
|Movie recording (actual battery life for recording) *2||Approx. 1 h 20 min when using EN-EL23|
|Tripod socket||1/4 (ISO 1222)|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||Approx. 125.0 x 85.0 x 106.5 mm (5.0 x 3.4 x 4.2 in.) (excluding projections)|
|Weight||Approx. 565 g (1 lb 4 oz) (including battery and SD memory card)|
|Temperature||00°C – 40°C (32°F – 104°F)|
|Humidity||85% or less (no condensation)|
|Supplied accessories||Camera Strap, Lens Cap LC-CP29 (with cord), Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL23, Charging AC Adapter EH-71P, USB Cable UC-E21|
|Optional accessories||Battery Charger MH-67P, AC Adapter EH-67A, Hand Strap AH-CP1|
|note||Unless otherwise stated, all figures assume a fully-charged battery and an ambient temperature of 23 ±3°C (73.4 ±5.4°F) as specified by the Camera and Imaging Products Association (CIPA).*1 Battery life may vary depending on conditions of use, such as the interval between shots or the length of time that menus and images are displayed.
*2 Individual movie files cannot exceed 4 GB in size or 29 minutes in length. Recording may end before this limit is reached if camera temperature becomes elevated.
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The P600 comes with some of the features of a DSLR without the price tag. It has a huge 60x optical zoom (24- 1440mm), vibration reduction to help you keep it steady, built-in wi-fi and the ability to shoot seven frames per second. Its scene modes include birdwatching and moon shots.
The COOLPIX P600 is available in stores with a 2 Year Manufacturer Warranty.