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Nikon announces two new CoolPix compact cameras

Nikon shows off new CoolPix S6600 and L620 compact cameras, feature built-in Wi-Fi and HD Video

Charles Gantt | Aug 6, 2013 at 4:43 pm CDT (0 mins, 40 secs time to read)

Earlier today, Nikon released two new CoolPix compact cameras to add to their impressive lineup of point-and-shoot digital cameras. Up first is the CoolPix S6600, which features a vari-angle screen that allows users to view the screen, even at extremely awkward angles. The company has included gesture control, which makes taking self-portraits easier than ever.

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The CoolPix S6600 also features a 16-megapixel backlit CMOS sensor and 12x optical zoom. Full 1080p HD recording is also available as is on-board Wi-Fi. Up next is the L620, which features an 18-megapixel CMOS BSI sensor and a 14x Optical Zoom lens. Additionally, the L620 is AA compatible and will also record full HD video. Nikon says that the S6600 and L620 will retail for $305 each and will hit store shelves early next month.

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