Nikon Coolpix S9500



18.1 Megapixels
Full (1080p) HD recording

Quick Effects
Built-in Wi-Fi® Compatibility

Featuring 22x optical zoom covering from wide-angle 25 mm to super-telephoto 550 mm, this slim, sleek camera packs all the performance you need to look forward to your next journey. The imaging power of 18 megapixels achieved with the Backside illumination CMOS image sensor and combination of lens shift and electronic VR (Vibration Reduction) are brilliantly matched for capturing magnificent open landscapes as well as for zooming in for super-telephoto shots.

3 inch OLED monitor

The large 3 inch high-definition OLED monitor reproduces outstanding detail with the help of advanced technology that realizes superior contrast, truer blacks and clearer colors.

Built-in GPS

You can easily record and store the locations you take photos with the built-in GPS. The COOLPIX S9500 comes with a pre-populated database of 1.86 million points of interest, so you can find where you are in no time.

Built-in Wi-Fi®

It’s easy to share great memories because this camera not only takes high quality images and movies – it can also send them to smart devices for uploading to social networking services (SNS) via the Wireless Mobile Utility App available from Google Play™ or App Store.

Quick effects

The new Quick effects function streamlines the application of an effect of your choice. Toy camera effect, High-contrast monochrome and other effects make it easy for you to explore your creative options.

Features List

Other great features

  • High-performance NIKKOR lens
  • EXPEED C2 image-processing engine
  • Full HD 1080p movie
  • Record pause function saves a sequence of desired scenes as a single file
  • Special effects that can be applied to both stills and movies

Tech Specs

Product name S9500
Type Compact digital camera
Number of effective pixels 18.0 million
Image sensor 1/2.3-in. type CMOS; approx. 18.91 million total pixels
Lens NIKKOR lens with 22x optical zoom
Focal length 4.5-99.0 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 25-550 mm lens in 35mm 135 format)
f/-number f/3.4-6.3
Construction 12 elements in 10 groups (1 ED lens element)
Digital zoom magnification Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 2200 mm lens in 35mm 135 format)
Vibration reduction “Combination of lens shift and electronic VR (still pictures)
Motion blur reduction Motion detection (still pictures)
Autofocus (AF) Contrast-detect AF
Focus range [W]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity, [T]: Approx. 1.5 m (5 ft) to infinity
Focus-area selection Face priority, center, manual with 99 focus areas, subject tracking, target finding AF
Monitor 7.5 cm (3-in.), approx. 614k-dot, wide viewing angle OLED monitor with anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment
Frame coverage (shooting mode) Approx. 98% horizontal and 98% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Frame coverage (playback mode) Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Media “Internal memory (approx. 23 MB)
File system DCF, Exif 2.3, DPOF, and MPF compliant
File formats Still pictures: JPEG
Shooting Modes Auto, Scene auto selector, Scene (Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and white copy, Easy panorama, Pet portrait, 3D photography), Night landscape, Night portrait, Backlighting, Special effects, Smart portrait
Continuous Shooting Single (default setting), Continuous H (up to 5 pictures are continuously shot at a rate of about 7.5 frames per second), Continuous L (about 31 pictures are continuously shot at a rate of about 1.9 fps), Pre-shooting cache (frame rate: up to 12 fps / number of frames: up to 25 frames), Continuous H:120 fps (50 frames are captured at a speed of about 1/120 seconds or faster), Continuous H:60 fps (25 frames are captured at a speed of about 1/60 seconds or faster), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16
Movie 1080(fine)/30p (default setting): 1920 × 1080/16:9/approx. 30 fps, 1080/30p: 1920 × 1080/16:9/approx. 30 fps, 720/30p: 1280 × 720/16:9/approx. 30 fps, iFrame 540/30p: 960 × 540/16:9/approx. 30 fps, 480/30p: 640 × 480/4:3/approx. 30 fps, HS 240/8x: 320 × 240/4:3, HS 480/4x: 640 × 480/4:3, HS 720/2x: 1280 × 720/16:9, HS 1080/0.5x: 1920 × 1080/16:9
ISO sensitivity (Standard output sensitivity) “ISO 125-1600
Metering mode Matrix, center-weighted, spot (when digital zoom is 2x or higher)
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
Speed 1/1500 – 1 s
Aperture Electronically-controlled ND filter (-2 AV) selection mode
Range 2 steps (f/3.4, f/6.8 [W])
Self-timer Durations of 2 or 10 seconds can be selected
Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto) [W]: 0.5 – 6.0 m (1 ft 8 in. – 19 ft)
Flash control TTL auto flash with monitor pre-flashes
Interface Hi-Speed USB
Data Transfer Protocol MTP, PTP
Video output Can be selected from NTSC and PAL
HDMI output Can be selected from Auto, 480p, 720p, and 1080i
I/O terminal “Audio/video output; digital I/O (USB)
Range (line of sight) Approx. 30 m (32 yd) (varies with location)
Operating frequency 2412-2462 MHz (1-11 channels)
Access protocols CSMA/CA
Electronic compass 16 cardinal points (position correction using 3-axis acceleration sensor, automatic correction for the deviated angle, and automatic offset adjustment)
GPS Receiver frequency 1575.42 MHz (C/A code), geodetic system WGS 84
Supported languages Arabic, Bengali, 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, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
Power sources One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (included)
Charging time Approx. 3 h and 50 min (when using Charging AC Adapter EH-70P and when no charge remains)
Still pictures Approx. 230 shots when using EN-EL12
Movie recording (actual battery life for recording) *2 Approx. 50 min when using EN-EL12
Tripod socket 1/4 (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 110.1 × 60.3 × 30.7 mm (4.4 × 2.4 × 1.3 in.) (excluding projections)
Weight Approx. 205 g (7.3 oz) (including battery and SD memory card)
Humidity 85% or less (no condensation)
Supplied accessories Camera Strap, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (with terminal cover), Charging AC Adapter EH-70P, USB Cable UC-E6, Audio Video Cable EG-CP16, ViewNX 2 CD, Reference Manual CD
Optional accessories Battery Charger MH-65, AC Adapter EH-62F

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The COOLPIX S9500 is available in stores with a 2 Year Manufacturer Warranty.