The convenient app to search and compare information on NIKKOR lenses and accessories
The "NIKKOR & ACC" app that allows users a convenient search for information on NIKKOR lenses and accessories is now made available for free for Android™ tablet users, announced today by Nikon.
NIKKOR & ACC app:
Installing the "NIKKOR & ACC" app allows users to download the contents of Nikon's ‘Digital Catalog’. The catalog covers the complete range of NIKKOR lenses*1, for an easy access to the lenses based on lens type, technologies used, specifications, and sample images.
With the release of a new version of the app for Android™ tablets, information regarding accessories, beginning with Nikon Speedlights, has been added to the app that is also made available to iPad users. Users will additionally discover the inclusion of a new section, ‘NIKKOR Technology’, which introduces a variety of NIKKOR lens technologies to understand the finest optics that goes into the NIKKOR lenses. The additions present the app beyond just a handy resource for lens information, but also as an easy access to information on the variety of available accessories*2.
The app was first released for use with iPad in April 2015. Since then, Nikon has expanded the language support with release of both the Traditional and Simplified Chinese versions in June 2015. In addition to plans to provide support for even more languages, Nikon will further enhance the contents of the ‘Digital Catalog’ with information regarding other Nikon imaging products including DSLR cameras.
Release date: July 10, 2015
Compatible devices: iPads/Android™ tablets
Supported OS: iOS 8 or later/Android™ 4.4 or later
Supported languages: English, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified)
1 Interchangeable lenses for Nikon digital SLR cameras available as of July 10, 2015
2 Accessories for Nikon digital SLR cameras available as of July 10, 2015
* Telecommunication fees may be required for download.
* Apple, Apple Store, and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc. registered in the U.S. and other countries.
* App Store is a service of Apple Inc.
* Android™ and Google Play are trademarks or registered trademarks of Google Inc.
* This app cannot be used with iPhones.
* This app cannot be used with Android™ smartphones.
NIKKOR is Nikon's brand of photographic lenses. The NIKKOR name arose from adding "r", a common practice in the naming of photographic lenses at the time the name was established, to "Nikko", the Romanized abbreviation for Nippon Kogaku K.K., the original name used when the company was established.
Nikon's line-up of lenses for cameras with interchangeable lenses currently consists of more than 90 types of lenses, including ultra-wide-angle to super-telephoto lenses, fisheye lenses, zoom lenses, micro lenses, and PC-E lenses that support a wide variety of applications, as well as 1 NIKKOR lenses for advanced camera with interchangeable lenses.
In October 2014, Nikon announced its milestone achievement of 90 million in total production of NIKKOR lenses for Nikon interchangeable lens cameras. The achievement is also accompanied by the equally momentous 50 million total production mark for NIKKOR lenses equipped with the Silent Wave Motor (SWM) technology.
Nikon. At the Heart of the Image. Nikon is the world leader in digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is globally recognized for setting new standards in product design and performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic equipment. Nikon consumer and professional digital SLR cameras, NIKKOR optics, Speedlights and system accessories; Nikon COOLPIX compact digital cameras; Nikon sports optics as well as the Nikon 1 advanced cameras with interchangeable lens system are distributed globally. For more information, please visit http://www.nikon.com.hk. Connect with Nikon and other photographers on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/NikonHongKong or on NikonClub Hong Kong at http://www.nikonclub.com.hk.