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Product Highlights
  • 16.1 MP 1/2.3" CCD Sensor
  • ISO 80-1600 Sensitivity
  • 1280 x 720 30 fps
  • VR Vibration Reduction
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Easily capture family moments.

With the COOLPIX A10, creating beautiful memories of your friends and family couldn't be easier—just point and shoot!

Easy Auto Mode automatically picks the best settings for your shot, while Smart Portrait System gives portraits a flattering look. Zoom in with the camera's 5x optical zoom NIKKOR glass lens for stunning 16.1-megapixel close-ups, or zoom out and record the whole gang in 720p HD video. If your hands are a bit unsteady, electronic VR will offset camera movement and keep your shots sharp and clear. For added convenience, the COOLPIX A10 runs on AA batteries, so you’ll never be stuck waiting for a charge. Convenience was considered in every aspect of the COOLPIX A10!

Key Features:

    • 16.1-megapixel CCD image sensor for excellent photos and 720p HD videos
    • 5x optical zoom NIKKOR glass lens
    • 2.7-inch large, bright QVGA LCD display
    • Electronic Vibration Reduction helps prevent blurry photos and videos

Capture the sights and sounds

When a photo alone won't do, press the dedicated video button and instantly start recording HD 720p video in widescreen format while the built-in microphone captures the sounds of the moment in high fidelity. When you're ready to share your creations, use an optional audio video cable to connect to your compatible TV. Your friends and family will see your movies come to life on the big screen.

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, Blink Warning and more.

Always ready for action

The COOLPIX A10 is powered by two AA batteries, which are convenient to use, and widely available. It accepts alkaline, lithium and Nikon rechargeable batteries, available as an optional accessory.

Point, shoot and amaze

The COOLPIX A10's high-performance NIKKOR glass lens is paired with a 16.1-megapixel CCD image sensor that captures bright, vibrant images.

Let the camera call the shots

Easily match your situation to one of 15 Scene Modes like Beach, Snow, Night Portrait, Sunset and more, and enjoy effortless great shots. Or, choose Scene Auto Selector and let the camera choose for you.

What's Included

COOLPIX A10 (Black)
AN-CP19 Strap
2x LR6/L40 AA batteries


Product Specifications

Coolpix A10

Type Compact Digital Camera 

Image Sensor

Effective Pixels (Megapixels) 16.1  million 
Image Sensor CCD 
Sensor Size 1 / 2.3  in. 
Total Pixels 16.44  million (approx.) 
Image Size (pixels) 4608 x 3456 (16M) 


Lens 5x optical Zoom, NIKKOR glass lens 
Lens Focal Length 4.6-23.0mm (angle of view equivalent to that of 26-130mm lens in 35mm [135] format) 
Lens f/-number f/3.2-6.5 
Lens Construction 6 elements in 5 groups 
Lens Zoom 5x 
Digital Zoom Up to 4x (angle of view equivalent to that of approx. 520mm lens in 35mm [135] format) 
Vibration Reduction Electronic VR
Motion detection


Autofocus (AF) Contrast-detect AF 
Autofocus (AF) Focus-area selection Centre
Face priority
Focus Range [W]: Approx. 50cm to infinity
[T]: Approx. 80cm to infinity
Macro close-up mode: [W]: Approx. 10cm to infinity
Focus Lock Yes 
Maximum Autofocus Areas/Points 9 area automatic selection 


Monitor Size 2.7  in. diagonal 
Monitor Type TFT-LCD   with  5-level brightness adjustment 
Monitor Resolution 230,000 -dots 
Monitor Frame coverage (shooting mode) 98% horizontal (Approx.)
98% vertical (Approx.)
Monitor Frame coverage (playback mode) 100% horizontal (Approx.)
100% vertical (Approx.)

File System

Storage Media SD, SDHC, SDXC Memory Card
Internal Memory Approx.  17 MB 
Storage File System DCF
EXIF 2.3  compliant
Storage File formats Still pictures: JPEG
Movies: AVI (Video: Motion-JPEG compliant, Audio: PCM monaural)


Movie AVI (video: Motion-JPEG, audio: monaural PCM (22.050 kHz, 16 bits)
HD: 1280x720p/ 30fps
QVGA (320×240)
VGA: 640x480


ISO Sensitivity ISO  80   -  1600 


Exposure Metering Matrix
Centre-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x)
Spot (digital zoom 2X or more)
Exposure Control Programmed auto exposure
Exposure compensation (-2.0 to +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV)
Exposure Modes Programmed Auto 
Scene Modes Backlighting, Beach, Close Up, Dusk/Dawn, Fireworks Show, Food, Landscape, Night Landscape, Night Portrait, Party/Indoor, Pet Portrait, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset 
In-Camera Image Editing Crop, D-Lighting, Skin Softening, Small Picture
Exposure Compensation ± 2 EV in steps of 1/3 

White Balance

White Balance Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Preset Manual 


Shutter Mechanical and charge-coupled electronic shutter
Shutter Speed 1/2000-1 sec.
4 sec. (when scene mode is set to Fireworks show)
Top Continuous Shooting Speed at full resolution Up to  6  shots at   approx.  1.2  frames per second
Continuous Shooting Options Continuous, Single
Self-timer 10s (approx.)


Built-in flash Range (approx.) (ISO sensitivity: Auto) [W]: 0.5 to 3.6m
[T]: 0.8 to 1.7m
Built-in Flash Control TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes 
Built-in Flash Yes 


Interface Hi-speed USB
Interface Data transfer protocol MTP
Video Output NTSC
I/O terminal Audio/video (A/V) output; Digital I/O (USB) 

Supported Languages

Supported Languages Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portugese (European and Brazilian), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukranian 


Power Sources Two LR6/L40 (AA-size) alkaline batteries or Two FR6/L91 (AA-size) lithium batteries
Two rechargeable EN-MH2 NiMH batteries
AC Adapter EH-65A (available separately)
Battery / Batteries AA (Alkaline, NiMH, Oxyride or Lithium) 
Battery Life
(shots per charge)
AA Alkaline:   200  shots
AA Lithium:   730  shots
EN-MH2:  500  shots
Based on Camera and Imaging Products Association (CIPA) standards for measuring the life of camera batteries. Measured at 23(-/+2)°C (73(-/+4)°F); zoom adjusted with each shot, flash fired with every other shot, image quality set to Normal, image size set to 4608 x 3456 (16.1MP). Battery life may vary depending on shooting interval and length of time menus and images are displayed.


Tripod Socket ¼ in.
(ISO 1222)
Approx. Dimensions
(Width x Height x Depth)
96.4 x 59.4 x 28.9 mm
Excluding projections. Method of noting dimensions and weight is in accordance with CIPA DCG-005-2009 guideline.
Approx. Weight 160 g
With battery and SD memory card. Method of noting dimensions and weight is in accordance with CIPA DCG-005-2009 guideline.
Operating environment Humidity: Less than 85% (no condensation)
Temperature: 0 to 40°C

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