BEST RUGGED CAMERA 2015
Best rugged compacts camera of 2015 – Read the guide below to find out the best rugged camera of 2014.
Nikon 1 AW1: it features a 14.2MP CX-format sensor and an EXPEED 3A image processor that works in collaboration to deliver high quality images and videos that offer rich color detailing. The camera performs well even in the low lightning conditions with its ISO range of 100-6400. The camera is designed in such a way that it eradicates the use of optical low pass filter in order to deliver excellently clear and sharp images. The camera also features a hybrid AF system that uses both contrast detect and phase detect method for acquiring fast and accurate AF over the subject. It comes with 1 NIKKOR AW 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 lens that is built with one aspherical element and one extra-low dispersion element that enhances the image quality and reduces various aberrations throughout the zoom range. The camera is able to capture full HD 1080p videos @60&30fps, several others resolution and frame rates are also featured. The camera body is built with highly durable material that makes the camera ideal for shooting in tough situations. Additionally the camera is resistant to weather and water that allows the user to take some beautiful underwater shots and videos without any problem.
Olympus TG-3: It is a point and shoot style camera having a 16MP BSI CMOS sensor and TruePic VII image processor that work simultaneously to enable iHS technology that enhances the processing speed of the entire camera system and also ensures the delivery of high quality images. With its ISO sensitivity of 100-6400 it captures good quality images even in the low lightning situations. The camera feature a sensor shift IS that reduces the camera shake effect and delivers sharp pictures. Additionally it also supports 4X optical zoom that allows the user to take clear shots of images located at a notable distance. The camera is capable of capturing full HD 1080p videos @30fps and other resolutions with multiple frame rates are also available. The camera features several connectivity mediums like Wi-Fi and built in GPS with e. Compass that allows the user to find directions and locations as per his convenience. This camera is perhaps one of the best tough cameras available in the market it is, waterproof, freezeproof, shockproof, crushproof, and dustproof. With such a hard and strong build it allows the user to shoot in almost all the situations.
Nikon AW 120: The camera features a 16MP CMOS sensor that delivers high quality images with great clarity. It offers 5X optical zoom that allows the user to capture clear images of distant subjects. The camera is capable of recording high quality full HD 1080p videos and also features an inbuilt mic for audio recording. On the rear side it embodies a 3.0” 921k dot OLED display for live time monitoring and playback of images and videos. For reducing the camera’s shake effect it also supports hybrid vibration reduction. The camera is shockproof waterproof and freeze-proof that makes it ideal for use in almost all shooting conditions. The camera also features several connectivity measures like Wi-Fi, GPS, e-Compass and point of interest.
Ricoh WG-30W: this camera comes with a 16MP 1/2.3” Backlit CMOS sensor that ensures that the users must get sharp clear and highly detailed images and full HD 1080p videos. The camera performs well even at low light sensitivity at ISO 6400. The camera offers 5x optical zoom for its user to capture images of subjects at a notable distance. It features unique triple anti shake protection that reduces the appearance of camera blur. The camera offers Wi-Fi remote control feature and image transfer. The camera body is waterproof, shockproof, crushproof, coldproof and dustproof hence it is tough enough that it can be used in any situation.
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Canon D30: The camera features 12.1” CMOS sensor and a DIGIC $ image processor that work together to deliver high quality images and full HD 1080p videos. The processor provides a fast processing speed to the entire camera body. The low light performance of the camera is also good and it supports 5x optical zoom that allows the user to shoot far located objects. On the rear side it comes with a LCD monitor for live time monitoring and playback of images and videos. for connectivity it supports GPS. The camera’s body is tough and is resistant to water that allows the user to capture beautiful underwater images and videos.