Nikon has announced the new Nikon Coolpix S9100, it joins the Samsung WB700, and Olympus SZ-10, with a wide angle 18x optical zoom lens, it also features a 12 megapixel back-lit CMOS sensor, 25-450mm zoom range, 1080p HD video with zoom, 3″ 921k pixel screen, Slow and fast motion movie recording, 360°/180° Easy Panorama mode, High-speed continuous shooting at approx. 9.5fps, 4cm macro, anti-shake sensor, and will be available in black, silver, red or gold (depending on region). Nikon has published sample photos and videos. The Nikon Coolpix S9100 is available for £299 from Amazon UK from March.
“Packing a huge 18x zoom lens into an incredibly slim body, the COOLPIX S9100 lets you close in on your subject in style wherever you go. The versatile NIKKOR lens offers wide-angle to super-telephoto coverage, while the camera’s compact dimensions make it ideal for carrying around.
No matter what kind of light you shoot under, the highly sensitive back illuminated CMOS image sensor captures scenes just as you see them. Sensor-Shift Vibration Reduction ensures sharp photos and movies, even when shooting at the telephoto end of the zoom.”