Meet your latest pocket-size photography companion, the 20.1-megapixel*1 A100. With a chic design and an ultra-compact body, the A100 lets you preserve cherished memories wherever you go. The 5x optical zoom and 10x Dynamic Fine zoom*2 put the power of detailed close-ups right at your fingertips. With a host of auto shooting functions to make shooting a breeze, this stylish camera lets you bring out the best in every photo.
DAZZLE WITH EVERY SHOT
From a toddler’s day out at the park to a first road trip adventure, keeping your subject in the center of attention has never been easier. Auto shooting features such as Scene Auto Selector and Target Finding autofocus (AF) work to ensure your subjects are always sharp and accurately captured. The A100 also makes the best of every moment with its 20.1-megapixel*1image sensor, 5x optical zoom and 10x Dynamic Fine zoom*2. For events that deserve more than just a photo, record them in HD video (720p format) with a simple push of a button.
TURN THE ORDINARY INTO EXTRAORDINARY
Add a personal touch to your images during or after shooting with 8 special effects and 6 quick effects. The new intuitive Creative slider also gives you precise control over effects adjustment so you can be sure that every photograph is picture-perfect.
RELIABILITY AT ITS BEST
Measuring a mere 19.8mm (depth) with lens fully retracted and weighing at approximately 119g (including battery and SD card), the A100 boasts a slim profile that is nifty for captures on the go. With long-lasting battery life that takes up to 250 images or approximately 65 minutes of HD movie recording, you can count on the A100 to be there at every photo-worthy moment.
*1 Image processing may reduce the number of effective pixels
*2 Dynamic Fine Zoom refers to the areas in which the camera can zoom while maintaining resolution from the maximum optical telephoto zoom position.
Built in Flash
AVI (Motion-JPEG compliant)
4.6 to 23.0 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 26 to 130 mm lens in 35mm  format)
1/2000to, 1s, 4 s (Fireworks show scene mode)
Media and Software
Approx. 25 MB
Memory Card Type
SD, SDHC, SDXC
Matrix, center-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x), spot (digital zoom 2x or more)
ISO 80 to 1600, ISO 3200 (available when using Auto mode)
Can be selected from 10 s and 2 s
Yes, Face priority
Dimensions and Weight
Approx.119 (including battery and memory card)
Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 520 mm lens in 35mm  format)
The Nikon COOLPIX A100 Compact Digital Camera features slim and stylish design, 20.1MP image sensor, 5x optical zoom, 10x dynamic fine zoom, auto shooting functions, scene auto selector, contrast-detect AF, HD video recording, 8 special effects, 6 quick effects, vibration reduction, electromagnetic ND filter, built-in flash and much more.
Capture Beautiful & High Quality Photos With Ease
The Nikon COOLPIX A100 Compact Digital Camera’s slim, lightweight and compact design allows you to take it virtually anywhere or you can just slide it in your pocket or a small purse and enjoy taking photos on the go. It has 2.7-inch 230k-dot TFT LCD display with 5-level brightness adjustment. It supports frame coverage of approximately 98% horizontal and 98% vertical coverage in shooting mode and in playback mode. It is equipped 20.1 MP CCD image sensor that is designed to reduce digital noise, helping you to capture high quality photo and video. The NIKKOR lens with an effective focal length range of 4.6-23.0 mm (35mm equivalent of 26-130 mm), which covers wide-angle to telephoto shots with an aperture range of f/3.2-6.5. It features 6 elements in 5 groups. And the NIKKOR lens with 5x optical zoom lens allows you to zoom in an image without any loss in total image quality. There’s also a 10x dynamic fine zoom function which is an enhanced digital zoom that effectively doubles your reach. Don’t worry when you are shooting in low light environments, the built-in flash is there to help you.
In scene auto selector mode, the camera evaluates the subject and conditions and then automatically optimises your camera for different scenarios. This enables capturing of great photos and videos even in low light and eliminate various manual settings. This mode makes it possible for even those new to digital cameras to enjoy shooting without confusion. The vibration reduction counteracts camera shake for clear, blur-free shots, even in dim lighting and when shooting at longer focal lengths. An electronically-controlled ND filter (-2.6 AV) selection. The contrast-detect AF system is capable of face priority and quick subject-tracking, in addition to target-finding, which instantly and accurately determines your intended subject and focuses on it so you can grab the shot you want on the first try. The camera offers up to 99 focus areas in manual selection mode, and you also have the option of simply making “”center”” the priority area. The special effects let you capture artistic images exactly as envisioned and it includes 8 options. The quick effects enables editing of images while previewing results in the camera monitor and total of 6 options are available. It also supports HD 720p video recording.
The Nikon COOLPIX A100 Compact Digital Camera is perfect for shooting detailed snaps and recording HD movies. Additionally its compact and stylish design makes it extremely portable and easy to use.