Last year, Nikon released the Coolpix AW120, a rugged point-and-shoot that could survive underwater down to 59 feet (18 m), handle drops from up to 6.6 feet (2 m), and continue to operate in temperatures down to 14 degrees Fahrenheit (-10 Celsius). The new AW130 goes even further (or is that deeper?) with a maximum diving depth of 100 feet (30 m).
It’s a bit more shockproof, too, at 2.1 meters (7 ft), but it’s the waterproofing without the need for an additional housing that makes the difference between Nikon and the competition.
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