Nikon Coolpix AW100

  • Nikon Coolpix AW100
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Based on 36 scores, 53 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    3
  • Good:
    20
  • Average:
    8
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Solid build.
  • Great LCD screen.
  • Lightweight and small.

Cons:

  • No manual setting.
  • No RAW.

Expert reviews and ratings

By ePHOTOzine on 80

The AW100 was Nikon's first all-weather camera and the AW110 proves to be a steady upgrade, adding Wi-Fi to its wide set of features and almost doubling its waterproofness to 18m. Image quality is good and the images are less noisy than the...

By ePHOTOzine on

We have a hands-on look at the new Nikon Coolpix AW110, the camera updates the and is a tough waterproof camera with Wi-Fi and GPS. It's waterproof down to 18 meters under water, features a 3 inch OLED screen, is shockproof up to 2 meters and...

By IT Pro Portal on 60

The CoolPix AW100 is a bit of a disappointment, especially given the high standards one usually expects from Nikon. Although its build quality and all-weather credentials are up to the expected standard, its performance is adequate and its autofocus...

By The Imaging Resource on

Overall, the Nikon AW100 worked well enough, but I really did have a tough time with the buttons. They're just too hard to press. I took a lot of shots with EV set inadvertently to underexpose (a whole outing, in fact, which has never happened...

By cnet on 70

The rugged Nikon Coolpix AW100 is a fine choice for shallow water or dry land adventures -- just make sure you have plenty of...

By Trusted Reviews on

Waterproof to 10m, Shock-proof to 1.5m, freeze-proof to -10°C 1/2.3inch 16MP backlit CMOS sensor 5x optical zoom (28-140mm in 35mm terms) ISO 125 - 3200 1080/30p Full HD Movie recording If you're into outdoor pursuits or extreme sports and are...

By Pocket-lint on 70

The Nikon Coolpix AW100 produces reasonable results and packs in many features, but it does struggle with highlights. The easy access controls could be better designed and this camera does sit towards the top end in terms of...

By Layers Magazine on 70

Compact Adventure Camera The Nikon Coolpix AW100 represents the company’s initial offering in the rugged compact camera market. As youd expect from a camera in this category, it’s waterproof to 33′, shockproof to 5′, freezeproof...

By PCWorld New Zealand on 70

The Nikon AW100 is a fairly straightforward point-and-shoot camera, with the distinction of being waterproof, freezeproof and shockproof. It also features a GPS with inbuilt maps so that you can geotag photos.It has a distinctive look, with shiny...

By G4tv.com on 60

Video Review: The Nikon AW100 CoolPix digital camera offers 16 megapixel, a built in GPS, waterproof features and is also shock resistant. Matt Mira joins Kevin Pereira to review the digital camera for its official Seals of...

By NaviGadget on

Nikon’s CoolPix AW100 is one of the cameras we talked about in our compare GPS digital cameras article. The price has gone down on this camera to $300 right now and that’s pretty good deal for a waterproof camera with GPS technology. So we...

By Gadling on

Buying a digital camera is no easy task these days. As cameras have grown in popularity, the market has become flooded with dozens of models, all with a dizzying array of features and specs, and few ways to distinguish one from the next. Aside from...

By What Digital Camera on 86

In its blurb for the AW100, Nikon says the AW100 is ìBuilt to capture the action on land or in the water, the Coolpix AW100 is as ready for an adventure as you areî. Okay, the marketing spiel over with, the AW100 still does look a promising package,...

By DigitalVersus on 60

The Nikon Coolpix AW100 is a compact water- and weather-proof snapper aimed at divers, hikers and outdoor types in general. However, the lens and sensitivity are slightly disappointing, which ultimately makes us prefer rivals like the Panasonic FT3....

By HardwareZone.com on 90

The Nikon Coolpix AW100 marries rugged good looks with good image quality. As with most rugged cameras, you have to work within trade-offs, the stronger zoom toggle offers less finesse than a standard compact camera's zoom nub, but it's...

By Smarthouse on 80

ExteriorOn the top the textured shoot button rests in a natural position and can easily be pressed when wearing gloves or under water. Besides it is the power button and on its right lays an industrial strength door that conceals the battery, the SD...

By Tech2 on 75

The Nikon Coolpix AW100 is available in India at a street price of Rs.15,000. The camera has some really amazing features and looks pretty stylish as well, especially for a rugged camera. It is quite slim, too, as far as compact cameras, in general,...

By PC Mag on 80

The Nikon Coolpix AW100 is a rugged point-and-shoot camera that, while a bit on the pricey side, captures sharp images and can take quite a beating without a hiccup....

By Good Gear Guide on 70

Consider the Nikon AW100 if you're an outdoors type that can make use of the camera's rugged design. It's waterproof and shockproof, yet it doesn't really compromise when it comes to usability. It's picture quality is also clear and...

By Photo Answers on 80

The AW100 from Nikon is the latest rugged compact to hit the shelves and sports a slim and slender design thats only 23mm thick. With a back-illuminated 16Mp CMOS sensor producing 4608x3456 pixels and a 5x optical zoom equivalent to 28-140mm in...