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Nikon Coolpix AW120 Review: Travelling Tough
If recent industry reports are to be believed, the market for point-and-shoot digital cameras is dwindling year-on-year. This isn't surprising giving the increasing popularity of smartphones, especially ones with more-than-capable cameras. The need of the hour for digital camera manufacturers is to come up with products that can do things smartphones can't, in terms of both, features and image quality. Some manufacturers have tried to stand apart with rugged or a waterproof cameras which cater to people who enjoy travelling or are into extreme sports. Nikon, an industry veteran, has the Coolpix AW series of point-and-shoot cameras servicing this demographic. Apart from being waterproof, these cameras are also shockproof and could very well be great travel companions. Nikon unveiled 16 new cameras in its 2014 Spring Series, one of which was the Coolpix AW120 - an upgrade to the AW110. The new model is almost identical to its predecessor except for a slight increase in heft, hi..