Stunning results are easy with the COOLPIX S6800


16 Megapixels
12x zoom
Full (1080p) HD video recording

With its brilliant 12x optical zoom, the COOLPIX S6800 lets you easily capture everything from wide-angle landscapes to dramatic close-ups. Flatter your friends and family with the Glamour retouch function, choose your own special effects and be amazed at the beauty of videos in Full (1080p) HD video recording. Then take advantage of built-in Wi-Fi® connectivity and instantly share on social media.

Zoom in on the action

Enjoy the versatility of a powerful 12x optical zoom NIKKOR lens and Dynamic Fine Zoom for crystal clear detail whether you’re shooting near or far. With the help of Lens-shift Vibration Reduction, your images will be steady, even if your hand isn’t.

Ultra slim and stylish

The COOLPIX S6800 doesn’t just look smart, its contemporary streamlined design makes it the perfect accessory for every occasion. Choose from Black, White, Pink or Red, all with highly polished finishes.

Add your own effects

Have fun adding your creative flair to photos or videos with a choice of Special effects and Quick effects. Easily edit and enhance your images in-camera for artistic results.

Want to share your pictures on the go?

Nikon Instant photo sharing

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 S6800 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 S6800, together with the use of the built-in Wi-Fi functionality.

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# Dedicated application is required. The application can be downloaded from the Google Play Store (free). Compatible OSs: Andoird 2.3 series (smartphone); Android 3.X series (tablet).
## Live view function is not compatible when shooting video remotely with the smart device.

Features List

16 Megapixel clarity

The 16 Megapixel CMOS image sensor in the COOLPIX S6800 gives you extraordinary photo and video quality in just about any light.

16 Megapixel Clarity

12x optical zoom and Dynamic Fine Zoom

Packed inside its slim body is a powerful 12x optical zoom NIKKOR lens giving you a choice from a wide-angle 25 mm to close up 300 mm, both equivalent in 35 mm [135] format. In addition the Dynamic Fine Zoom allows for a massive 44 x digital zoom.

12x optical zoom and Dynamic Fine Zoom

7.5 cm (3 inch) monitor

See it all more clearly on the large 7.5 cm (3 inch), 460k-dot TFT LCD touch screen. The anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment make shooting and viewing images a breeze.

Special effects & Quick effects

Full (1080p) HD video recording

Day or evening, you can capture incredible Full (1080p) High Definition videos thanks to the 16 Megapixel CMOS low-light image sensor, and record it all with superb stereo sound.

Special effects & Quick effects

Whether you’re shooting stills or movies, the COOLPIX S6800 gives you a Special effects menu to customise your shots. Or apply your choice of Quick effects – in camera editing for simple image enhancements and adjustments after shooting.

Special effects & Quick effects

Glamour retouch

Freshen up your photos with eight Glamour retouch functions. Whiten eyes or teeth, brighten faces, conceal bags under eyes and make cheeks redder; or use the Skin softening, Small face or Big eyes functions to create the looks you want.

Instant Photo Sharing

With built-in Wi-Fi® compatibility you can instantly transfer photos and movies from the COOLPIX S6800 to other smart devices via the Wireless Mobile Adaptor Utility app available as a free download from Google Play™ or App Store.

Slim, stylish design

At a slender 96.8 x 57.5 x 22.9 mm and weighing a mere 145 g, the COOLPIX S6800 is as stylish as it is clever.

Slim, stylish design

Tech Specs

Type Compact digital camera
Number of effective pixels 16.0 million
Image sensor 1/2.3-in. type CMOS; approx. 16.76 million total pixels
Lens NIKKOR lens with 12x optical zoom
Focal length 4.5-54.0 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 25-300 mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
f/-number f/3.3-6.3
Construction 9 elements in 7 groups (1 ED lens element)
Digital zoom magnification Up to 44x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 1200 mm lens in 35mm [135] format)
Vibration reduction Lens shift (still pictures); Lens shift and electronic VR (movies)
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. 1.5m (5 ft) to infinity; Macro mode: Approx. 2 cm (0.8 in.) to infinity (wide-angle position); (All distances measured from center of front surface of lens)
Focus-area selection Face priority, manual with 99 focus areas, center, subject tracking, target finding AF
Monitor 7.5 cm (3-in.), approx. 460k-dot, TFT LCD with anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment
Frame coverage (shooting mode) Approx. 99% horizontal and 99% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Frame coverage (playback mode) Approx. 99% horizontal and 99% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Storage media Internal memory (approx. 25 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 (High) [4608 x 3456(fine)]; 16M [4608 x 3456]; 8M [3264 x 2448]; 4M [2272 x 1704]; 2M [1600 x 1200]; VGA [640 x 480]; 16:9 [4608 x 2592]; 1:1 [3456 x 3456]
Shooting Modes Scene auto selector, Scene (Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Night landscape, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and white copy, Backlighting, Easy panorama, Pet portrait), Special effects, Smart portrait, Auto
Continuous Shooting Single (default setting), Continuous H (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 9.4 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is about 7), Continuous L (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 2 fps and themaximum number of continuous shots is about 7), Pre-shooting cache (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 11 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is 5, including a maximum of two 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 50), Continuous H:60 fps (the frame rate for continuous shooting is about 60 fps and the maximum number of continuous shots is 25), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16
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 125-1600; ISO 3200, 6400 (available when using Auto mode)
Exposure metering mode Matrix, center-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x), spot (digital zoom 2x or more)
Exposure control Programmed auto exposure and exposure compensation (-2.0 – +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)
Shutter Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter
Shutter speed 1/2000-1 s; 1/4000 s (maximum speed during high-speed continuous shooting); 4 s (Fireworks show scene mode)
Aperture Electronically-controlled ND filter (-2 AV) selection
Range 2 steps (f/3.3 and f/6.6 [W])
Self-timer Can be selected from 10 s and 2 s
Flash range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto) [W]: 0.5-2.8 m (1 ft 8 in.-9 ft 2 in.) [T]: 0.5-1.5 m (1 ft 8 in.-4 ft 11 in.)
Flash control TTL auto with monitor preflashes 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)
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-EL19 (included); AC Adapter EH-62G (available separately)
Charging time Approx. 1 h 50 min (when using Charging AC Adapter EH-71P and when no charge remains)
Battery life (Still pictures) *1 Approx. 170 shots when using EN-EL19
Movie recording (actual battery life for recording) *2 Approx. 35 min when using EN-EL19
Tripod socket 1/4 (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 96.8 x 57.5 x 22.9 mm (3.9 x 2.3 x 1.0 in.) (excluding projections)
Weight Approx. 145 g (5.2 oz) (including battery and SD memory card)
Temperature 0°C-40°C (32°F-104°F)
Humidity 85% or less (no condensation)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) standards IEEE 802.11b/g/n (standard wireless LAN protocol)
Communications protocols IEEE 802.11b: DBPSK/DQPSK/CCK; IEEE 802.11g: OFDM; IEEE 802.11n: OFDM
Range (line of sight) Approx. 10 m (11 yd)
Operating frequency 2412-2462 MHz (1-11 channels)
Data rates (actual measured values) IEEE 802.11b: 5 Mbps; IEEE 802.11g: 20 Mbps; IEEE 802.11n: 20 Mbps
Security WPA2
Access protocols Infrastructure
Supplied accessories Camera Strap, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL19, Charging AC Adapter EH-71P, USB Cable UC-E21
Optional accessories Battery Charger MH-66, AC Adapter EH-62G
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 COOLPIX S6800 is available in stores with a 2 Year Manufacturer Warranty.