The holidays are stressful enough without having to worry about finding the perfect gift for the ones you love. That’s why this holiday season, MyITpros is stepping in and doing all the shopping for you! Whether you’re technically savvy or not, we’ve picked out 12 awesome gadgets that are sure to make you the gift-giving hit of the season.
Check back each day to discover the next perfect present during our 12 days of technology!
What it is: Nikon Coolpix W100
Waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof. The Nikon COOLPIX W100 will take beautiful photos regardless of environmental conditions, making it the perfect travel companion for adventurers. The camera is dustproof, waterproof down to 33 feet below the surface, shockproof to 5.9 feet and cold-resistant to 14 degrees Fahrenheit. What’s more, you can shoot high-quality photos and full HD videos complete with stereo sound.
The camera boasts a SnapBridge that automatically transfers images to your compatible smart device for sharing or storage. It also has built-in Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth low energy (BLE) to maintain the connection between the app and your camera—and the technical specs are pretty great, too! According to Nikon, “Every COOLPIX is designed around a genuine NIKKOR glass lens. … The 13.2 MP CMOS image sensor ensures quality images while the 3x Optical Zoom/6x Dynamic Fine Zoom give you the reach you need. Capturing your subjects is easy with Nikon's Target Finding AF which automatically finds your intended subject within the frame. Easily compose shots using the large 2.7-inch TFT LCD.”
Not only does the camera take amazing photos, it lets you further enhance your shots using a total of 12 Glamour Retouch options as well as decorative stamps, bubbles and neon effects. In addition, the light trail mode allows you to capture motion shots of headlights, taillights and even stars.
The Nikon camera is available in white or blue for $159.95 on the company site—which also offers free shipping—and on Amazon for $135.99 with free Prime shipping. Moreover, a range of camera accessories are available on the Nikon site, such as extendable arms and floating straps.
Who to buy it for: The outdoor photographer in your life
The tagline of this camera is “I am fun in the sun,” and with good reason. The Nikon COOLPIX W100 is fit for everyone from the budding photographer who loves snapping pictures of friends at pool parties all the way to the extreme adventurer who heads out in the blistering cold to take nighttime photos of the Northern Lights. It’s easy to use and comes in at a great price point!