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The Nikon Coolpix A1000 Digital Camera is equipped with a powerful 16MP CMOS Sensor, thats specifically designed to utilise in low-light environments and also to capture astonishing image quality throughout its zoom range. The Backside-Illuminated sensor gathers maximum light leading to much sharper images thats been photographed in dark situations.
Incorporated into the Nikon A1000 Camera is a high-performance 35x Optical Zoom Lens that allows you to zoom quite close up to your subject providing a wide-angle to telephoto zoom. If you need to get really close-up to your subject then you can make use of the Dynamic Fine Zoom which would then double up the zoom, reaching for a whopping 1680 mm equivalent view, and you can get really close to your subjects when having the Macro Mode switched on, as close as 0.4 inch.
Amaze your friends and family with astonishing 4K (3840 x 2160) video quality and full stereo sound. You can also switch to record Full HD 1080/60p movies to experience a much smooth recording. When shooting in movie mode the Hybrid VR combines optical and electronic VR to always keep your videos sharp and steady, even though you shooting handheld. Additionally, the 4K UHD format allows you to grab frames while recording, and to save it as a still image.
This compact Nikon Coolpix A1000 Camera features the capabilities of a high-performance DSLR camera, that allows you to capture uncompressed RAW (NRW) images. This format enables you to preserve all the data from its image sensor and then create exactly the ideal look through Nikons free ViewNX-I and Capture NX-D software without losing any image quality.
Compact digital camera
16.0 million (Image processing may reduce the number of effective pixels.)
1/2.3-in. type CMOS, Total pixels: approx.16.79 million
NIKKOR lens with 35x optical zoom
4.3 to 151 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 24 to 840 mm lens in 35 mm  format)
f/3.4 to 6.9
13 elements in 11 groups (4 ED lens elements)
Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 3360 mm lens in 35 mm  format)
Lens shift (still images), Combination of lens shift and electronic VR (movies)
[W]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity, [T]: Approx. 2.0 m (6 ft 7 in.) to infinity, Macro close-up: [W]: Approx.1 cm (0.4 in.) to infinity, [T]: Approx. 2.0 m (6 ft 7 in.) to infinity (All distances measured from center of front surface of lens)
Face priority, manual (spot), manual (normal), manual (wide), subject tracking, target finding AF
Electronic viewfinder, 0.5 cm (0.2-in.) approx. 1166k-dot equivalent LCD with the diopter adjustment function (–4 to +4 m-¹)
Approx. 98% horizontal and vertical (compared to actual picture)
Frame coverage (playback mode)
Approx. 98% horizontal and vertical (compared to actual picture)
7.6 cm (3-in.) diagonal; Approx. 1036k-dot, wide viewing angle TFT LCD (touch panel) with anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment, tilting TFT LCD
SD, SDHC, SDXC, Internal memory (approx. 81 MB)
DCF and Exif 2.31 compliant
Storage file formats
Still images: JPEG, RAW (NRW) (Nikon’s own format), Movies: MP4 (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: AAC stereo)
Image size (pixels)
16 M 4608 x 3456, 8 M 3264 x 2448, 4 M 2272 x 1704, 2 M 1600 x 1200, 16:9 12 M 4608 x 2592, 3:2 14 M 4608 x 3072, 1:1 3456 x 3456
Movie - frame size (pixels) and frame rate
2160/30p (4K UHD), 2160/25p (4K UHD), 1080/30p, 1080/25p, 1080/60p, 1080/50p, 720/30p, 720/25p, 720/60p, 720/50p, HS 720/4x, HS 1080/2x, HS 1080/0.5x
ISO 100 to 1600, ISO 3200, 6400 (available when using P, S, A, or M mode)
Matrix, center-weighted, spot
Programmed auto exposure with flexible program, shutter-priority auto, aperture-priority auto, manual, exposure bracketing, exposure compensation (–3.0 to +3.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)
Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter
1/2000 to 1 s, 1/2000 to 8 s (S, A, or M mode), 1/4000 s (maximum speed during high-speed continuous shooting), 25 s (Star trails in Multiple exp. Lighten scene mode)
10 s, 3 s, 5 s (self-portrait timer)
Electromagnetic 3-blade iris diaphragm
7 steps of 1/3 EV (W) (A, M mode)
Flash range (approx.)
[W]: 0.5 to 6.0 m (1 ft 8 in. to 19 ft), [T]: 2.0 to 3.0 m (6 ft 7 in. to 9 ft 10 in.)
TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes
Micro-USB connector (Do not use any USB cable other than the included UC-E21 USB Cable.), Hi-Speed USB Supports Direct Print (PictBridge)
HDMI micro connector (Type D)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) standards
IEEE 802.11b/g (standard wireless LAN protocol)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) operating frequency
2412 to 2462 MHz (channels 1 to 11)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) maximum output power
9.98 dBm (EIRP)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) security
Open system, WPA2-PSK
Bluetooth Specification Version 4.1; Bluetooth: 2402 to 2480 MHz, Bluetooth Low Energy: 2402 to 2480 MHz; Bluetooth: 3.54 dBm (EIRP) Bluetooth Low Energy: 2.98 dBm (EIRP)
One EN-EL12 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery (included), EH-62F AC Adapter (available separately)
Approx. 2 h 30 min (when using EH-73P/EH-73PCH Charging AC Adapter and when no charge remains)
Approx. 250 shots when using EN-EL12
Actual battery life for movie recording
Approx. 55 min (when using EN-EL12)
1/4 (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 114.2 x 71.7 x 40.5 mm (4.5 x 2.9 x 1.6 in.) (excluding projections)
Approx. 330 g (11.7 oz) (including battery and memory card)
Operating environment - temperature
0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Operating environment - humidity
85% or less (no condensation)
Strap, EN-EL12 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery, EH-73P Charging AC Adapter (A plug adapter is attached depending on the country or region of purchase. The shape of the plug adapter varies with the country or region of purchase. The EH-73PCH Charging AC Adapter may be included instead of the EH-73P, depending on the country or region where you purchased the camera.), UC-E21 USB Cable
All products excluding batteries sold by Orms are covered by a minimum of a one year local warranty, reckoned from the date of purchase, to protect you against manufacturing defects.
Canon IXUS, PowerShot compact cameras are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty
Canon DSLR and Mirrorless cameras are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.
Canon video cameras including Legria and X-series are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty.
Nikon compacts excluding the Coolpix P900 are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty.
Nikon DSLR's including the CoolPix P900 and are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.
Panasonic cameras and lenses are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.
Fujifilm cameras are covered by a 2 Year Warranty.
Sigma and Tamron products are covered by a 3 Year Warranty, which only applies to when registering your Tamron/Sigma product.
Lexar and Sandisk memory cards are covered by a Limited Lifetime Warranty.
Lowepro's Limited Original Owner Warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship during the useful life of the product. The warranty does not cover damage caused by improper care.
All used gear sold by ORMS is supplied with a 6 Month Warranty.
All refurbished gear sold by ORMS is supplied with a 12 Month Warranty.
Please contact our service division straight away on 021 - 469 1962 and notify them of the fault. You may also e-mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org
1. If a product is defective / faulty, ORMS will replace the product within a 10 day period deemed from the date of receiving the product. ORMS will also cover the shipping costs within the borders of South Africa.
2. During the warranty period, Orms will arrange collection of the faulty item, facilitate the repair and then ship the product back to the customer, bearing all risks and costs.
Orms is not obliged to repair products that fall outside of the manufacturers warranty period, or products that are damaged accidentally, however Orms in seeking to deliver the highest standard of customer service will gladly assist the customer in having the product repaired via the network of repair agents with which Orms has business dealings.
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