Designed to capture and share all the action, on land or in water, the COOLPIX AW110 is just as prepared for challenges and adventure as you are. Waterproof, shockproof, dustproof and freeze-proof, it is perfect for capturing outdoor pursuits – in winter, spring, summer or fall.
Use the built-in Wi-Fi to share your experiences as they happen, while built-in GPS, electronic compass and world map allow you to ‘geotag’ your images, orientate yourself and track your route when on the move. The highly sensitive 16-megapixel CMOS sensor and dedicated low light modes combine to deliver stunning results in bright sunlight, at night or down to depths of 18 meters underwater. The camera is shockproof from heights of up to 2 meters and its large, stunningly bright OLED screen offers clear visibility in any situation.
The COOLPIX AW110 – Ready to capture the great outdoors.
Water- shock- and freeze-proof. Waterproof to depths of 18 m, shockproof from heights of up to 2 m and freeze-proof for temperatures down to -10°C.
Transfer your high-quality images and movies directly to your smart device¹ ready for uploading on to your favorite social media. You can also use your smart device as a remote control for the camera – handy for self-portraits.
Altimeter: record the exact altitude at which you take a shot using the built-in altimeter (range: -300 m to 4,500 m). When underwater, a Hydro-barometer measures your depth (range: 0 to -20 m).
Back-illuminated 16-MP CMOS image sensor: increases the amount of light that each pixel receives, improving sensitivity and reducing noise for superb performance in any light.
NIKKOR wide-angle 5x zoom lens: offers outstanding precision and sharp resolution (35mm equivalent: 28-140mm).
Large 7.5-cm (3.0-in.) 614k-dot OLED screen: with superior brightness and impressive color rendering, thanks to OLED technology, this large screen offers excellent visibility and sharp contrast, even underwater or in direct sunlight.
Built-in Global Positioning System (GPS) and electronic compass: record the exact location (latitude and longitude) of an image as a ‘geotag’ in the image data (EXIF). You can also retrace your route via computer or use the compass to check your orientation.
World map display**: use this handy reference tool to see where you took your pictures or view the routes saved in your GPS log records.
Anti-blur technology: automatically counters blurred images in four different ways. Hybrid VR (Lens-shift and Motion Blur Reduction) reduces the effect of camera shake. High ISO (up to 3200) light sensitivity reduces the risk of blurred images with fast-moving subjects or in low light. Best Shot Selector (BSS) automatically selects the sharpest of up to 10 sequential shots.
Dedicated light modes: deliver superb results in any light, even without a tripod. Used in combination with Auto HDR, Backlight scene mode offers impressive tonal detail in any situation. Night Portrait mode delivers beautifully detailed night scenes and indoor portraits. Night Landscape mode: allows you to shoot sharp images at low ISO.
High speed continuous shooting: capture the action at a fast 8fps with a maximum of 6 frames.
Full HD (1080p) movie recording with stereo sound: optical zoom and autofocus are available during recording. Options to film in slow or fast motion, using recording speeds from 15 to 120 fps. Features a built-in HDMI connector with HDMI-CEC support for output to an HDTV.
Easy Panorama 360°/180°: lets you pan vertically or horizontally to create dynamic panoramas. Simply press the shutter and sweep the camera in front of you for stunning shots of expansive landscapes or colorful underwater worlds.
Action Control: makes it easy to operate the camera even when underwater or wearing gloves. Activated via a dedicated button on the side of the camera.
Slim design: boasts compact 24.5 mm body for superior portability.
Underwater mode: automatically adjusts the camera’s white balance setting to capture underwater scenes just as you see them.
EXPEED C2: Nikon’s fast and powerful image processing system provides enhanced movie recording, high-sensitivity performance and maximum image quality.
Compact digital camera
1/2.3-in. type CMOS; approx. 16.79 million total pixels
NIKKOR lens with 5x optical zoom
5.0-25.0 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 28-140 mm lens in 35mm  format)
11 elements in 9 groups (2 ED lens elements)
Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 560 mm lens in 35mm  format)
Combination of lens shift and electronic VR (still pictures); Lens shift (movies)
Motion blur reduction
Motion detection (still pictures)
[W]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity, [T]: Approx. 1 m (3 ft 4 in. )to infinity; Macro mode: Approx. 1 cm (0.4 in.) (at a wide-angle zoom position) to infinity (All distances measured from center of front surface of lens)
Face priority, auto (9-area automatic selection), center, manual with 99 focus areas, subject tracking
7.5 cm (3-in.), approx. 614k-dot, OLED monitor with antireflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment
Approx. 97% horizontal and 97% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Frame coverage (playback mode)
Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical (compared to actual picture)
Internal memory (approx. 21 MB); SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
DCF, Exif 2.3, DPOF, and MPF compliant
Storage file formats
Still pictures: JPEG; 3D images: MPO; Sound files (voice memo): WAV; Movies: MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: AAC stereo)
Image size (pixels)
16M (High) [4608 x 3456(fine)]; 16M [4608 x 3456]; 8M [3264 x 2448]; 4M [2272 x 1704]; 2M [1600 x 1200]; VGA [640 x 480]; 16:9 12M [4608 x 2592]
Easy auto, Scene (Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Night landscape, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and white copy, Backlighting, Easy panorama, Pet portrait, 3D photography, Underwater), Special effects, Smart portrait, Auto
Single (default setting), Continuous H (up to 6 pictures are continuously shot at a rate of about 8 fps), Continuous L (about 37 pictures are continuously shot at a rate of about 2.1 fps), Pre-shooting cache (frame rate: up to 15 fps / number of frames: up to 25 frames), Continuous H:120 fps (50 frames are captured at a speed of about 1/120 seconds or faster), Continuous H:60 fps (25 frames are captured at a speed of about 1/60 seconds or faster), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16
Movie - file format
1080(fine)/30p (default setting): 1920 x 1080/16:9/approx. 30 fps, 1080/30p: 1920 x 1080/16:9/approx. 30 fps, 720/30p: 1280 x 720/16:9/approx. 30 fps, iFrame 540/30p: 960 x 540/16:9/approx. 30 fps, 480/30p: 640 x 480/4:3/approx. 30 fps, HS 240/8x: 320 x 240/4:3, HS 480/4x: 640 x 480/4:3, HS 720/2x: 1280 x 720/16:9, HS 1080/0.5x: 1920 x 1080/16:9
ISO 125 - 1600; ISO 3200 (available when using Auto mode)
Matrix, center-weighted (when digital zoom is below 2x), spot (when digital zoom is 2x or higher)
Programmed auto exposure and exposure compensation (-2.0 - +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)
Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter
1/1500 - 1 s; 4 s (Fireworks show scene mode)
Electronically-controlled ND filter (-2 AV) selection mode
2 steps (f/3.9, f/7.8 [W])
Durations of 2 or 10 seconds can be selected
Flash range (approx.)
[W]: 0.5 - 5.2 m (1 ft 8 in. - 17 ft); [T]: 0.5 - 4.5 m (1 ft 8 in. - 14 ft)
TTL auto flash with monitor pre-flashes
Data Transfer Protocol
Can be selected from NTSC and PAL
Can be selected from Auto, 480p, 720p, and 1080i
Audio/video output; digital I/O (USB); HDMI micro connector (Type D) (HDMI output)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) standards
IEEE 802.11b/g/n (standard wireless LAN protocol), ARIB STD-T66 (standard for low power data communications systems)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) communications protocols
IEEE 802.11b: DBPSK, DQPSK, CCK; IEEE 802.11g: OFDM; IEEE 802.11n: OFDM
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) range (line of sight)
Approx. 30 m (33 yd) (varies with location)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) operating frequency
2412-2462 MHz (1-11 channels)
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) data rates (actual measured values)
IEEE 802.11b: 5 Mbps; IEEE 802.11g: 12 Mbps; IEEE 802.11n: 12 Mbps
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) security
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) access protocols
16 cardinal points (position correction using 3-axis acceleration sensor, automatic correction for the deviated angle, and automatic offset adjustment)
GPS - location data
Receiver frequency 1575.42 MHz (C/A code), geodetic system WGS 84
Operating range: Approx. 500 - 1100 hPa
Operating range: Approx. -300 - +4500 m (-984 - +14,760 ft)
Operating range: Approx. 0 - 20 m (0 - 65 ft)
Arabic, Bengali, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (European and Brazilian), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (included); AC Adapter EH-62F (available separately)
1/4 (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 110.1 x 65.3 x 24.5 mm (4.4 x 2.6 x 1.0 in.) (excluding projections)
Approx. 193 g (6.9 oz) (including battery and SD memory card)
Operating environment - temperature
-10°C - +40°C (14°F - 104°F) (land) 0°C - 40°C (32°F - 104°F) (underwater)
Operating environment - humidity
85% or less (no condensation)
JIS/IEC protection class 8 (IPX8) equivalent (under our testing conditions); Capacity to shoot pictures underwater up to a depth of 18 m (59 ft) and for 60 minutes
JIS/IEC protection class 6 (IP6X) equivalent (under our testing conditions)
Cleared our testing conditions 3 compliant with MIL-STD 810F Method 516.5-Shock
Camera strap for land use, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL12 (with terminal cover), Battery Charger MH-65 (with power cable), Filter Adapter UR-E25 (with dedicated cord), USB Cable UC-E6, Audio Video Cable EG-CP16, Brush, ViewNX 2 CD, Reference Manual CD
AC Adapter EH-62F, Battery Charger MH-65
1. Based on CIPA Standards for measuring life of batteries.
2. When recording a single movie.