Nikon Coolpix W300

Nikon Coolpix W300

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Effective pixels16.0 million
(Image processing may reduce the number of effective pixels.)

Image sensor

Image sensor1/2.3-in. type CMOS
Total pixels: approx. 16.79 million


LensNIKKOR lens with 5x optical zoom

Focal length4.3-21.5 mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 24–120 mm lens in 35mm [135] format) 


Construction12 elements in 10 groups (2 ED lens elements)

Digital zoom magnification

Digital zoom magnificationUp to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 480 mm lens in 35mm [135] format)

Vibration reduction

Vibration reductionLens shift and electronic VR

Autofocus (AF)

AutofocusContrast-detect AF

Focus range[W]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.) -∞
[T]: Approx. 50 cm (1 ft 8 in.)-∞
Macro mode: Approx. 1 cm (0.4 in.)-∞ (wide-angle position)
(All distances measured from center of front surface of lens)

Focus-area selectionFace priority, manual with 99 focus areas, center, subject tracking, target finding AF


Monitor7.5 cm (3-in.), Approx. 921 k-dot, wide viewing angle TFT LCD with anti-reflection coating and 5-level brightness adjustment

Frame coverage (shooting mode)Approx. 97% horizontal and vertical (compared to actual picture)

Frame coverage (playback mode)Approx. 100% horizontal and vertical (compared to actual picture)


Internal memory (approx. 99 MB)

File systemDCF and Exif 2.31 compliant

File formatsStill images: JPEG
Movies: MP4 (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: AAC stereo)

Image size (pixels)

Still images

  • 16 M (High) 4608x3456
  • 16 M 4608x3456
  • 8 M 3264x2448
  • 4 M 2272x1704
  • 2 M 1600x1200
  • VGA 640x480
  • 16:9 12 M 4608x2592
  • 1:1 3456x3456


  • 2160/30p (4K UHD)
  • 2160/25p (4K UHD)
  • 1080/30p
  • 1080/25p
  • 1080/60p
  • 1080/50p
  • 720/30p
  • 720/25p
  • 480/30p
  • 480/25p
  • HS 480/4x
  • HS 1080/0.5x


ISO sensitivity (Standard output sensitivity)ISO 125-1600
ISO 3200, 6400 (available when using Auto mode)

Metering modeMatrix, center-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x), spot (digital zoom 2x or more)

Exposure controlProgrammed auto exposure and exposure compensation (–2.0 to +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)


ShutterMechanical and CMOS electronic shutter

Speed1/1500-1 s
1/4000 s (maximum speed during high-speed continuous shooting)
25 s (Star trails in Multiple exp. Lighten scene mode)

Self-timer10 s, 2 s
5 s (self-portrait timer)


ApertureElectronically-controlled preset aperture (–1 AV) and ND filter (–2 AV) selections

Range3 steps (f/2.8, f/4.1, f/8.2 [W])


Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto)[W]: 0.5-5.2 m (1 ft 8 in.-17 ft)
[T]: 0.5-4.5 m (1 ft 8 in.-14 ft) 

Flash ControlTTL auto flash with monitor preflashes

External interface

USB connectorMicro-USB connector ,(Do not use any USB cable other than the included UC-E21 USB Cable.), Hi-Speed USB
Supports Direct Print (PictBridge)

HDMI output connectorHDMI micro connector (Type D)

Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN)

StandardsIEEE 802.11b/g (standard wireless LAN protocol)

Operating frequency2412-2462 MHz (1-11 channels)

Maximum output power11.3 dBm (EIRP)

AuthenticationOpen system, WPA2-PSK


Communication protocolsBluetooth Specification Version 4.1

Other function

Electronic compass16 cardinal points (position correction using 3-axis acceleration sensor, automatic correction for the deviated angle, and automatic offset adjustment)

WaterproofJIS/IEC protection class 8 (IPX8) equivalent (under our testing conditions)
Capacity to shoot images underwater up to a depth of 30 m (100 ft) and for 60 minutes 

DustproofJIS/IEC protection class 6 (IP6X) equivalent (under our testing conditions)

ShockproofCleared our testing conditions*4 compliant with MIL-STD 810F Method 516.5-Shock

Supported languages

Supported languagesArabic, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (European and Brazilian), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian 

Power sources

Power sourcesOne EN-EL12 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery (included)
EH-62F AC Adapter (available separately)

Charging timeApprox. 2 h 20 min (when using EH-73P/EH-73PCH Charging AC Adapter and when no charge remains)

Battery life*2

Still imagesApprox. 280 shots when using EN-EL12

Movie recording (actual battery life for recording)*3Approx. 1 h (1080/30p) when using EN-EL12
Approx. 1 h (1080/25p) when using EN-EL12

LED light

LED lightBuilt-in

Tripod socket

Tripod socket1/4 (ISO 1222)

Dimensions / weight

Dimensions (WxHxD)Approx. 111.5 x 66.0 x 29.0 mm ( 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.2 in.)
(excluding projections)

WeightApprox. 231 g ( 8.2 oz ) (including battery and memory card)

Operating environment

Temperature-10°C-+40°C (14°F-104°F) (for land use), 0°C-40°C (32°F-104°F) (for underwater use)

Humidity85% or less (no condensation)

Supplied accessories

Supplied AccessoriesCamera strap for land use, EN-EL12 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery, EH-73P Charging AC Adapter*5*6, UC-E21 USB Cable, Brush*7