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New Nikon Coolpix P310 Compact Digital Camera Announced

Nikon has announced the new Nikon Coolpix P310, an update to the Nikon Coolpix P300, it features a new sensor and function button.

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Nikon Coolpix P310
Nikon Coolpix P310

Nikon has announced the new Nikon Coolpix P310, an update to the Nikon Coolpix P300, the updated camera features a 16.1 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor, a wide angle f/1.8 lens equivalent to 24-100mm in 35mm terms with optical image stabilisation (Vibration Reduction), and full P/A/S/M controls, as well as Full HD video with stereo sound. The Nikon Coolpix P310 will be available in black or white from the 22nd of March with an RRP of £299.00.
Nikon Coolpix P310
Nikon Coolpix P310

Key Features

  • 16.1 megapixal backlit CMOS sensor
  • 4.2x optical zoom lens
  • 3.0inch 921k dots screen
  • Auto HDR mode
  • 3D Shooting 
  • 6fps continuous shooting (up to 5 shots)
  • Easy 180/360 Panoramas
  • Full HD Video, Stereo sound
  • High speed upto 120fps
  • Front Fn / Function button
For more information please visit the Nikon website.

Nikon Coolpix P310 Specifications

Max Aperturef/1.8 - f/4.9
35mm equivalent24mm - 100mm
Optical Zoom4.2x
Image Sensor
Pixels16.1Mp (Megapixels)
Pixels (W)4608
Pixels (H)3456
Sensor TypeBack-lit CMOS (B.S.I.)
Sensor Size1/2.3 inch
Sensor Size (width)No Data
Sensor Size (height)No Data
Aspect Ratio
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 1:1
LCD Monitor
LCD Monitor3in
Screen resolution921,000
Touch ScreenNo
Min Focus2cm
Focusing modes
  • Autofocus
  • Manual
  • Face Detection
  • AF Tracking
  • Centre
Exposure Control
Shutter speeds shortest1/4000sec
Shutter speeds longest4sec
Bulb modeNo Data
Exp modes
  • Program
  • Aperture-Priority
  • Shutter-Priority
  • Manual
  • Centre-weighted - Average
  • Multi Pattern
  • Spot
ISO sensitivity100 - 6400
White balance
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Outdoors/Daylight
  • Cloudy
  • Incandescent
  • Fluorescent
  • Flash
Exposure Comp+/-2
Shooting Options
Continuous shooting6fps
Movie modeYes
Video Resolution
  • 1920x1080 FullHD
  • 1280x720 HD 720p
  • 640x480 VGA
Video FPS30
Stereo SoundYes
Optical Zoom with VideoYes
Other Features
Image StabilisationYes
Card Type
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
File Type
  • JPG
Power Source
Battery TypeEN-EL12
Battery Life (CIPA rating)230shots
Box Contents
Box ContentsCamera Strap, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (with terminal cover), Charging AC Adapter EH-69P, USB Cable UC-E6, Audio Video Cable EG-CP16, ViewNX 2 Installer CD, Reference Manual CD

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alan53 12 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2012 10:50AM
So much for the rumours of a new lens with faster aperture at long end!!

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