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Add a splash of fun with the COOLPIX S33


Features List

13.2 Megapixels
Waterproof 10 m
Shockproof 1.5 m

As well as being super cute and easy to use, the sturdy COOLPIX S33 comes with some seriously great features and advanced technology to take everything your family can throw at it. It’s not only waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof and dustproof, it delivers sensational quality images thanks to its 13.2 Megapixel CMOS image sensor, 3x optical zoom (30-90 mm)1 and 6x Dynamic Fine Zoom2 (approx. 180 mm) to get you right up close to the fun. In a choice of bright blue, pink or fresh white.

Waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof

Even if you accidentally drop your COOLPIX S33 or it goes for a dip in the pool, gets thrown around at the beach, or winds up in the snow, you won’t lose your precious memories. In fact, it’s designed to go wherever there’s fun, splashes and play, capturing the best times of your life.

Waterproof 10 m, shockproof 1.5 m

Easy for everyone to use

The COOLPIX S33 has large buttons and simple menu screens so even youngsters can just point and shoot. Target-finding AF automatically locates your subject within the frame and if you want to take pictures of the kids underwater without getting your own face wet, just dunk the camera. The new Underwater face framing function finds faces and automatically takes a picture.

Easy for everyone to use

Top quality images

Enjoy stunning results thanks to the 13.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor, which captures high-resolution images and videos in true-to-life detail. View it all in rich, vibrant colour on the large clear 6.8cm (2.7 in.) LCD monitor.

Top quality images

Home movies never looked so good

Full (1080p) HD Video capability on the COOLPIX S33 lets you shoot stunning movies anywhere, anytime. Just press the large button on the top left-hand side to start recording instantly You can even use effects like Miniature Movie mode to create a unique look and feel to amaze your family and friends.

Home movies never looked so good

Add a glamorous touch

Everyone will love adding make-up effects to people’s faces in portraits and selfies. Choose from 12 Glamour Retouch effects built-in to your COOLPIX S33. Give eyes a hint of mascara or eye-shadow and colour faces and lips to make everyone look more beautiful.

Add a glamorous touch

Have fun with Special Effects

Add a Bubble, Neon or Cartoon effect to your shots to make them even more unique and fun to share. Choose from 9 decorative frames and rate each other’s pictures with “Excellent” and “Good” stamps at the touch of a button. Just select from the Variety menu and watch the smiles begin.

Have fun with Special Effects

Personalised albums and slideshows

Share great memories made special with your own creative touches. With Slideshow mode you can choose from built-in animated effects and music, or record your own voice messages to personalise each moment.

Bubble effect

New comfortable curved design

The COOLPIX S33 has a rounded design with an expanded grip area so it’s easy, comfortable and safe for anyone to get their hands on and carry around.

New comfortable curved design

Quick charging on the go

The Micro-USB connector on the COOLPIX S33 lets you quickly charge the battery – approximately 65% faster than before, so you’ll never miss a moment, even when you’re travelling.

Quick charging on the go

1. 35mm format equivalent.
2. Magnification of Dynamic Fine Zoom is calculated from the maximum wide-angle position of optical zoom.

Tech Specs

Type Compact digital camera
Effective pixels 13.2 million

(Image processing may reduce the number of effective pixels.)

Image sensor 1/3.1-in. type CMOS

Total pixels: approx. 14.17 million

Lens NIKKOR lens with 3 x optical zoom
Focal length 4.1 – 12.3 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 30-90 mm lens in 35mm [135] format)

Maximum aperture f/ 3.3 – 5.9
Construction 6 elements in 5 groups
Digital zoom magnification Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 360 mm lens in 35mm [135] format)

Vibration reduction Electronic VR (movies)

Motion blur reduction Electronic VR (still images)

Autofocus system Contrast-detect AF

Focus range [W]: Approx. 5 cm (2 in.) to infinity

[T]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity

Shoot close-ups, Photograph food, Shoot under water, Mirror, Add a bubble effect, Add a neon effect, Add a cartoon effect, Take soft pictures, Create a diorama effect, Shoot a movie miniature, Highlight colors: Approx. 5 cm (2 in.) (wide-angle position) to infinity

(All distances measured from center of front surface of the protective glass)

Focus-area selection Center, face detection, target finding AF

Monitor size 6.7 cm ( 2.7 -in.) diagonal

Monitor resolution Approx. 230 k-dot

TFT LCD with anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment

Frame coverage (shooting mode) Approx. 96% horizontal and vertical (compared to actual picture)

Frame coverage (playback mode) Approx. 100% horizontal and vertical (compared to actual picture)

Media SD ,  SDHC ,  SDXC

Internal memory (approx. 25 MB)

File system DCF and Exif 2.3 compliant

File formats Still images: JPEG
Voice messages: WAV
Movies: MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: PCM stereo)

Image size (pixels) 13 megapixels [4160 x 3120]
4 megapixels [2272 x 1704]
2 megapixels [1600 x 1200]

ISO sensitivity (Standard output sensitivity) ISO 125 – 1600

Metering method Matrix, center-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x), spot (digital zoom 2x or more)

Exposure modes Programmed auto exposure and exposure compensation (-2.0 – +2.0 EV in steps of 1 EV)

Shutter type Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter

Shutter speed 1/2000 – 1 s

4 s (Choose a style is set to Photograph fireworks)

Self-timer 10 s, smile timer

Type Electronically-controlled ND filter (-2 AV) selection

Range 2 steps (f/3.3 and f/6.6 [W])

Built-in flash Yes

Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto) [W]: 0.3-3.1 m (1-10 ft)
[T]: 0.6-1.7 m (2 ft-5 ft 6 in.)

Control TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes

USB connector Micro-USB connector ,  Hi-Speed USB

Do not use any USB cable other than the UC-E21 for Micro-USB connector.
Supports Direct Print (PictBridge)

HDMI output connector HDMI micro connector (Type D)

Waterproof JIS/IEC protection class 8 (IPX8) equivalent (under our testing conditions)
Capacity to shoot pictures underwater up to a depth of 10 m (33 ft) and for 60 minutes

Dustproof JIS/IEC protection class 6 (IP6X) equivalent (under our testing conditions)

Shockproof Cleared our testing conditions *1 compliant with MIL-STD 810F Method 516.5-Shock

Supported languages for camera menus 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 source One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL19 (included)
AC Adapter EH-62G (available separately)

Charging time Approx. 1 h 40 min (when using Charging AC Adapter EH-71P and when no charge remains)

Battery life of still shooting Approx. 220 shots when using EN-EL19 *2

Battery life of movies (actual battery life for recording) Approx. 1 h 25 min when using EN-EL19 *3

Tripod socket 1/4 (ISO 1222)

Dimensions (WxHxD) Approx. 109.5 x 67.0 x 37.6 mm ( 4.4 x 2.7 x 1.5 in.)

(excluding projections)

Weight Approx. 180 g ( 6.3 oz ) (including battery and memory card)

Temperature -10°C – +40°C (14°F-104°F) (for land use), 0°C-40°C (32°F-104°F) (for underwater use)

Humidity 85% or less (no condensation)

Supplied Accessories Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL19, Charging AC Adapter EH-71P *4, USB Cable UC-E21, Camera Strap *5, Brush *6

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 Dropped from a height of 1.5 m (5 ft) onto a surface of 5 cm (2 in.) thick plywood (changes in appearance, such as paint peeling off and deformation of the drop shock portion and waterproof performance are not subject to the test). These tests do not guarantee that the camera will be free from damage or trouble under all conditions.
*2 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.
*3 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.
*4 A plug adapter is included if the camera was purchased in a country or region that requires a plug adapter. The shape of the plug adapter varies with the country or region of purchase.
*5 Do not swing the camera by the strap. The camera could strike objects or people causing injury and damage to the camera.
*6 The brush is used for cleaning the waterproof packing.Specifications are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer.

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