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Non-stop fun for the whole family!

A mom photographing her kids in a pool with a waterproof COOLPIX S32
Family fun happens just about everywhere; luckily, that's exactly where COOLPIX S32 can go! It can dive underwater down to 33 feet deep, handle drops from up to 5 feet high, and you can even take it in the snow when temperatures are as cold as 14°F—places many wouldn't want to bring a smartphone. The COOLPIX S32 will keep capturing outstanding high-resolution photos and Full HD 1080p videos with stereo sound. Oversized buttons and intuitive menus make operation a breeze, and the camera's low-light image sensor helps capture sharp photos underwater, indoors at parties, outside when the sun is setting—all without a flash!
Motion Detection
ISO 1600
CMOS
Smart Portrait System
Scene Auto Selector
Full HD
Rugged Reliability

Key Features

Bring the camera, leave the worry
Waterproof and shockproof

The COOLPIX S32 can go diving up to 33 feet deep, withstand drops of up to 5 feet and can play in the snow at temperatures as cold as 14° F, so even the roughest conditions won't stop you from recording precious memories. Safe to take to the beach, pool, playground and any place fit for family fun—you can always get a great shot of the action.

Record superior videos
Full HD 1080p videos with stereo sound for dazzling movies
If you want a compact camera that shoots stunning Full HD videos, the COOLPIX S32 delivers. Full HD 1080p means exceptional video quality. Record the action, then connect to an HDTV* and watch your videos come alive. A built-in mic records high-quality audio in stereo. Your videos will look and sound phenomenal.
*Requires optional cable

Superior low-light performance
High-performance CMOS image sensor lets you shoot without a flash

Imagine being able to shoot without a flash at weddings, concerts, parties—anywhere your flash normally fires. You won't have to interrupt a moment to capture it, and your photos will look more natural and true to your memory. The COOLPIX S32 performs so well in low light situations that, in most cases, using the flash is optional. Of course, when the lighting is extremely poor and you need a flash, it'll be there.

Sharper photos of moving subjects
When your subject is moving fast, Motion Detection automatically kicks in and selects a faster shutter speed and higher ISO (light sensitivity) to help you get sharper, clearer photos.

Let the camera call the shots Easily match your situation to one of the Scenes and Effects modes like underwater, night, close-ups and more.

Let everyone have a turn
Oversized buttons for point-and-shoot ease

Taking great photos and videos with the COOLPIX S32 is so easy, everyone can have a turn using the camera. Its oversized buttons are friendly to hands of all sizes, and you won’t have to adjust any settings to get great shots—just point and shoot and let the camera do the rest. This is a camera designed with the whole family in mind.

Frame the perfect shot
3x wide-angle NIKKOR glass zoom lens gets you closer to the action

Every COOLPIX is designed around a genuine NIKKOR glass lens, the legendary optics that have made Nikon famous. The COOLPIX S32's 3x Zoom NIKKOR lens is great for everything from wide-angle group shots to close-up portraits. Plus, Electronic Vibration Reduction helps keep every video steadier, even if your hands are not.

Turn the ordinary into extraordinary
Easily apply fun and creative Image Effects like fisheye, toy camera, cartoon and more right from the camera—no need for additional photo or video-editing software.

Flatter your friends and family
Create beautiful photos of the people you care about. Smart Portrait System activates several features ideal for portraits, like Face Priority AF, Skin Softening, Smile Timer and more.

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Wonderful! I just got my new camera yesterday, but I already love it! It takes great pictures. I want to take pictures of everything!!! November 16, 2014
Exceeded my expectations!! Just purchased this camera a few days ago to have @ our cottage. Spent the weekend in the water with the kids & the results were amazing! Images were sharp both above & below the water. Continuous mode was great for action shots of the kids jumping off the dock. Colours were beautiful & vivid. Very user friendly & had no hesitation handing it over to the kids (age 12 & 13). I own a Nikon D7000 so am familiar with the quality of Nikon & this little camera did not disappoint. If I had to recognize a flaw it would be the battery life. I was surprised that it was depleted after 300 images. BUT...we did spend a lot of time reviewing the photos so that had a significant part to play in the life of the battery for sure!! :-) (& a helpful hint...be sure & clear the lens of water droplets periodically!) August 17, 2014
Exelente custo beneficio Olá, aos interessados em comprar essa câmera, voltei aqui porque senti falta de comentários sobre o produto, então vamos lá... comprei a S32 após ter pesquisado bastante sobre câmeras aquáticas, a princípio queria comprar a AW120 mas por conta de pouca informação de outros consumidores e o valor mais alto, mudei de ideia na ultima hora resolvi arriscar em uma de valor menor (S32). Utilizei ela em varias situações legais como em mergulho, em quedas d'agua de 40 metros e trilhas onde andava com ela no bolso sem preocupação de bater em lugares como galhos pedras etc. Para quem não é profissional e gosta de aventura é ideal, segue algumas imagens que capturei desde que comprei a 20 dias. os contras são que não tem muitos equipamentos complementares como boai, capinha original como na AW120 e o tamanho que é um pouco grande, mas nada de mais. Vale comprar um mini tripé para servir de cabo e para fotos mais distantes com o temporizador. Um abraço e espero ter ajudado! December 25, 2014
Mostra a que veio Usei a câmera numa viagem, entrei em rios e cavernas sem medo nenhum de molhar. Fiz fotos simples, sem nenhuma produção, totalmente amadoras e gostei muito do resultado. É uma câmera excelente para as funções básicas e vai aonde outras não iriam (dentro d'água). Os vídeos têm a imagem e som bons. December 11, 2014
Muito Boa! Eu tenho essa máquina e ela é super legal pq é resistente... posso tirar fotos aquáticas..etc... Super recomendo! ^^ April 30, 2014
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It is not a micro USB connector. Nor is it a mini USB connector. My previous answer, UC-E6, was accurate and correct. Please note that a "micro USB", technically a "Micro-B", nor a "Mini-B" will fit.
No USB standard cable will attach to the Coolpix S32's USB connector.
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It is a micro USB (not to be confused with mini USB)
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Is there an inexpensive neck strap that we can purchase?

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We got this for my son, and a neck strap would be easier for him to use. I don't know much about dslr straps, etc, but didn't know if typical straps would work or not?
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Generally DSLR straps will not fit as they are attached differently, you would need something with a loop on the end
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Nikon does not sell a neck strap for the COOLPIX S32.
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What cold temperature can the camera withstand?

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My daughter would like to take her new camera outside sledding/skiing. What is the lowest temperature the camera can be used in? Does wind chill take into effect? Example, today it is supposed to be a high of 15 degrees F. With the wind, it will probably be more like 10 or less.
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Operating temperature is -10°C - +40°C (14°F - 104°F )
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From Nikon specs:
Temperature: -10 to +40°C (14 to 104°F ) for land use
Temperature: 0 to 40°C (32 to 104°F) for underwater use
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Is there somewhere to attach a tripod.
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Yes it has a tripod socket.
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Coolpic S32 has a 1/4 inch tripod socket.
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When will this camera ship

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The COOLPIX S32 will be in available in March 2014.
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Can the flash be forced on with the S32, or is it only automatic?

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Flash modes can be selected with the fuction buttons on the camera. The flash icon will appear on the screen of the camera and with the appropriate function button, the flash can be turned on or off or set to automatic. Setting the camera to automatic allows the flash to be used if needed according to the camera.
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The approved memory cards for the S32 have capacities ranging from 2GB to 128GB. The approved memory cards for the S32 are listed on page 23 of the Technical Notes and Index section of the S32 Manual. A copy of the S32 manual can be downloaded from here: https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an....
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To what depth is this camera waterproof?

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It can dive underwater down to 33 feet deep, handle drops from up to 5 feet high, and you can even take it in the snow when temperatures are as cold as 14°F.
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When shooting a video with the COOLPIX S32, the video clip is stopped and cannot be continued from the point of stopping. Another video clip will be created once the record button is hit again.
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I have a tremor issue. Does this camera have anti shake for pictures?
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There is an electronic vibration reduction on the COOLPIX S32. To learn how to turn the vibration reduction on and off, please see page 38 in the reference section of the User's Manual: https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an...
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