Nikon P7800 announced

Nikon just announced their new compact, the Nikon Coolpix P7800.  This is supposed to be a successor of Nikon P7700. The specs is almost the same except with new addition of electronic viewfinder.

Key specs from the press release:

  • 12.2 M effective megapixels
  • 1/1.7inch CMOS sensor
  • Fixed lens 28-200mm , f2.0-4.0
  • VR on the lens
  • Electronic Viewfinder (NEW)
  • 921K dots LCD
  • Full HD @ 30fps video recording , now also support FullHD recording @ 25fps (NEW)
  • ISO 80-1600, boost mode up to 6400
  • Battery EN-EL14

It’s basically the SAME with previous P7700 . The camera available for $550 and you can order the P7800 at Amazon. According to Amazon the camera should ready for shipping on Sept 26th . Preorder here