Nikon KeyMission 80 Action Camera

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Nikon KeyMission 80 Action Camera

The Nikon KeyMission 80 is a rough and easy to use activity camera intended for day in and day out adventures.

The KeyMission 80 contains a front camera that can capture Full 1080p HD video at 30 fps 12MP still pictures in a ntural perspective 80° angle of view; and a camera at the back that can shoot 5MP stills. It offers things such as time-lapse photos, Easy Panorama dunction, auto turn-on when unclipped from its holster, and the sky is the limit from there. A relatively big 1.75" touchscreen display on the back lets you set up and monitor your images in real time and also play them back for instant audit.

The KeyMission 80 is constructed to handle the elements: With no outer housing, it's waterproof to 3.3 ft, shockproof from 5 ft drops, freezeproof, and dustproof. Beside being more advantageous, not requiring a housing provides for cleaner pictures and sound capture, as there are no extra layers between the lenses, microphone and your subject. Just like the other KeyMission cameras, the KeyMission 80 utilizes glass Nikkor lenses, speaking to Nikon's dedication to this lineup.

The KeyMission 80 additionally includes built-in video stabilization for the front camera, by means of a blend of optical lens-shift and electronic Vibration Reduction, permitting you to acquire smoother video. A Nikon control and playback application is additionally included with the camera that is compatible with iOS and Android mobile devices.

The KeyMission 80 ships with a magnetic camera holder which can be attached to a backpack strap or other strap. The KeyMission 80 magnetically clamps on and off the holder, and is automatically turned on when removed. It additionally supports numerous more available KeyMission accessories for riding, watersports, and everyday open outdoor interactions.

The camera has a built-in battery that permits you to record video up to 29 minutes in length, even underwater. files can be offloaded using USB interface or auto-transferred to mobile phones utilizing the Nikon SnapBridge application by means of built-in Bluetooth.

Key Features

  • Front camera acquires 1080p30 video and 12MP stills with natural perspective 80° angle of view
  • Back camera photographs 5MP stills
  • Video stabilization using optical lens shift along with electronic Vibration Reduction
  • Shockproof from frops to 5 ft. Waterproof to 3.3 ft, freezeproof, and dustproof with no housing
  • Glass Nikon Nikkor lenses
  • Incorporates Nikon control and playback application for iOS and Android
  • 1.75" touchscreen display for continuous real-time observation and playback
  • Photography modes include time-lapse shooting and Easy Panorama mode
  • Incorporates a camera holder that can be attached to the strap on a backpack
  • Magietically clicks on/off the included camera holder
  • Front camera has a 4" focusing distance
  • Included Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
  • USB interface
  • microSD card slot
  • SnapBridge auto-transfer capacity to mobile gear

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Sensor Front: 1/2.3" RGB CMOS
Rear: 1/5" RGB CMOS
Effective Pixels Front: 12.3 million
Rear: 4.9 million
Total Pixels Front: 12.35 million
Rear: 5.2 million
Lens Type Glass
Focal Length Front: 4.5 mm
Rear: 1.8 mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length Front: 25 mm
Rear: 22 mm
Aperture Front: f/2
Rear: f/2.2
Focusing Distance Front: Approx. 4" (10 cm) to infinity
Rear: Approx. 14" (35 cm) to infinity

*Distances measured from center of front surface of the lens
Angle of View Front: 80°
Rear: Not specified by manufacturer
Recording Media microSD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
Video Format Front:
MOV (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC)
1920 x 1080 at 30p
Audio Format AAC
Still Image Resolution Front: 3968 x 2976
Rear: 2528 x 1896
Still Image Format JPEG
Storage File Systems DCF and Exif 2.3 compliant
Display Type TFT LCD Touchscreen
Display Size 1.75" (4.5 cm)
Dot Resolution 57,000 (approx.)
Display Frame Coverage Shooting Mode:
Approx. 100% horizontal and vertical (compared to actual picture)

Playback Mode:
Approx. 100% horizontal and vertical (compared to actual picture)
Exposure Control
ISO Sensitivity 100-1600
Exposure Metering Matrix
Exposure Control Programmed auto exposure, exposure compensation
Exposure Compensation -2.0 to +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV
Shooting Modes Normal
Life Log
Stills Single
Easy Panorama
Shutter CMOS electronic shutter
Shutter Speed 1/4000-1/2 s
Water/Dust Protection IP67 Equivalent
Shockproof Rating 5 ft (1.5 m)
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Image Stabilization Stills: Optical (front only)
Video: Optical and electronic (front only)
Input/Output Connectors
I/O Terminal 1 x Micro-USB 2.0 (requires included UC-E21 USB cable)
Languages Chinese (Simplified and Traditional)
Battery 1 x Built-in rechargeable LiPo battery EN-EL12 (included)
AC Adapter Included
Operating Temperature 14 to 104°F (-10 to 40°C) (on land)
32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C) (underwater)
Humidity 85% or less (no condensation)
Dimensions 1.7 x 3 x 0.6" (4.3 x 7.6 x 1.5 cm)
Weight 0.22 lb (100 g) (with battery and SD card)




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Nikon KeyMission 80 Action Camera Reviewed by Gene Wright on . Rating: 5