The S6150 is your premium user-friendly COOLPIX that offers 16.0 megapixel capabilities with 7x optical zoom and a 3-inch wide touch panel with features such as Touch Shutter and Subject Tracking. With a wide-angle of 28mm and its slim stylish body, this is the perfect companion for your daily events. For pet lovers, this model comes with a Pet Portrait mode that takes a photo of your dog or cat when it faces the camera!
Slim elegance meets the user-friendly high performance of 16.0 effective megapixels of imaging power, a 7x zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens with 28 mm wide-angle coverage* and the advantages of Nikon's advanced VR image stabilization.
A 7.5 cm (3-in.) 460k-dot (approx.) touch control LCD provides an intuitive and enjoyable method for shooting, viewing and retouching images. Enjoy fingertip control over most functions, including menu navigation.
The COOLPIX S6150 features a new LCD monitor that displays richer, more natural colors and features a wider viewing angle.
Use touch operation with the built-in animated character effects and music to create original slideshows.
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Compact digital camera
1/2.3-in. type CCD; total pixels: approx. 16.44 million
7x optical zoom, NIKKOR lens
5.0-35.0mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 28-196 mm lens in 35mm  format)
9 elements in 7 groups (1 ED lens element)
Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 784 mm lens in 35mm  format)
Focus range (from lens)
Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) to infinity (W); approx. 1.1 m (3 ft 8 in.) to infinity (T) Macro mode: Approx. 3 cm (1.2 in.) (zoom position on the wide-angle side from the the triangle icon where the macro close-up icon glows green) to infinity
Face priority, auto (9-area automatic selection), center, manual (focus area can be selected using the touch panel), subject tracking
7.5 cm (3-in.), approx. 460k-dot, TFT LCD (touch panel) with anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment
Frame coverage (shooting mode)
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. 20 MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
DCF, Exif 2.3, and DPOF compliant
Still pictures: JPEG Sound files (Voice Memo): WAV Movies: MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: AAC stereo)
Image size (pixels)
16M (High image quality) [4608 x 3456(fine)] 16M [4608 x 3456] 8M [3264 x 2448] 5M [2592 x 1944] 3M [2048 x 1536] PC [1024 x 768] VGA [640 x 480] 16:9 [4608 x 2592]
Auto, Scene (Scene auto selector, Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Night landscape, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and white copy, Draw, Backlighting, Panorama assist, Pet portrait), Smart portrait
Single (default setting), Continuous (About 2 frames at up to about 1.2 fps), BSS (Best Shot Selector), Multi-shot 16
HD 720p (default setting):1280 x 720/approx. 30 fps, VGA:640 x 480/approx. 30 fps
ISO sensitivity (Standard output sensitivity)
ISO 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 Auto (auto gain from ISO 80 to 1600) Fixed range auto (ISO 80 to 400, 80 to 800)
256-segment matrix, center-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x), spot (digital zoom 2x or more)
Programmed auto exposure with motion detection and exposure compensation (-2.0 to +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)
Mechanical and charge-coupled electronic shutter
1/2000-1 s 4 s (when scene mode is set to Fireworks show)
Electronically-controlled ND filter (-3 AV) selection
2 steps (f/3.7 and f/10.4 [W])
Can be selected from 10 and 2 second duration
Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto)
[W]: 0.5 to 4.5 m (1 ft 8 in. to 14 ft) [T]: 1.1 to 2.4 m (3 ft 8 in. to 7 ft 10 in.)
TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes
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 mini connector (Type C) (HDMI output)
Arabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, Greek, German, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Norwegian, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian
One EN-EL12 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery (supplied) AC Adapter EH-62F (available separately)
Approx. 3 hours and 20 minutes (when using Charging AC Adapter EH-69P and when no charge remains)
Battery life (EN-EL12)
Still pictures*: Approx. 180 shots Movies: Approx. 1 h 10 min (HD 720p (1280x720)) The maximum movie length for a single movie is 29 minutes, even when there is sufficient free space on the memory card for longer recording.
1/4 (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 97.9 x 58.0 x 26.6 mm (3.9 x 2.3 x 1.1 in.) (excluding projections)
Approx. 172 g (6.1 oz.) (with battery and SD memory card)
0 to 40°C (32 to 104°F)
Less than 85% (no condensation)
Camera Strap, Stylus TP-1, 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 (CD-ROM), User's Manual CD-ROM
Battery Charger MH-65, AC Adapter EH-62F