After being leaked several times, Nikon has officially announced the launch of its first Android camera S800c today. It has been priced at $350 and will be available in US starting next month; company is yet to reveal India release plans.
The camera features a 10x optical zoom lens, 16 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor, 3.5-inch OLED WVGA touchscreen, and Android 2.3. It also comes with Google Play Store access.
“With the new COOLPIX S800c, Nikon designed a camera for users looking to capture stunning images and videos with a compact digital camera but also want to share their content with their friends and family in a familiar way. Now users can connect easily and instantly with their social networks through the wireless connection, and take advantage of the vast possibilities of the Android Operating System. The new S800c is truly the easiest way to share amazing images on the spot,” said Bo Kajiwara, Vice President of Marketing, Planning and Customer Experience, Nikon Inc, in a statement.