Overview: The Nikon KeyMission 360 is a waterproof, shockproof, dustproof, and freezeproof action camera that can record
fully immersive 360° interactive videos and photos. The small, lightweight camera
should be used with the supplied base adapter (to reduce the appearance of your
hands in the 360° video) or the wide variety of wearable and stationary mounts. The KeyMission 360 is compatible with SnapBridge
360/170 for easy and quick uploads to your favorite social media or for sharing
with your friends. The dual lens camera includes a protective silicone jacket, base
adapter, adhesive base mounts, two sets of lens protectors, a head-mounted
display, and a rechargeable
Durability: The KeyMission 360 can withstand the extreme conditions of the
outdoors, allowing you to take the camera many places you couldn't take a
- Waterproof: The camera has an IPX8 waterproof rating (up to
60 minutes at a depth of 30 meters/100 feet).
- Shockproof: The Key Mission 360 has passed a Nikon in-house drop test from a
height of 6.5 feet onto a 2" thick plywood panel, making it compliant with the
MIL-STD 810F Method 516.5-Shock standard.
- Dustproof: The camera has a JIS/IEC dustproof class 6 (IPX6) rating.
- Freezeproof: The operation of the camera has been tested at temperatures
between 14°F to 104°F.
Optics: The camera is equipped with two 1.6mm NIKKOR lenses,
which is equivalent to an 8.2mm lens in 35mm format. The lenses combine for a
full 360° angle of view. The focus range of the lens is approximately 12" to
infinity. Two pairs of interchangeable lens protectors are included in the box:
the AA-14A for everyday use, and the AA-15A underwater lens protectors for
shooting in or under water, or to protect the lens from accidental breakage.
Image Sensors: The dual 1/2.3" CMOS image sensors each have
12.14-million total pixels and a combined 23.9-million effective pixels.
Movie Recording: The KeyMission 360 records movies in four
modes, which are selectable using the SnapBridge 360/170 app:
- Standard Movies: Movies are recorded at 4K UHD 3840 x
2160 (24p NTSC/24p PAL), Full HD 1920 x 1080 (24p/24p), and 1280 x 960
(30p/25p). High Frame rate movies (for slow motion playback) are recorded at
640 (120p/100p) and 320 (240p/200p).
- Superlapse Movies: Superlapse movies are recorded and
saved in fast motion at 1280 x 960 (30p/25p). Because Superlapse movies
compress the time of changes, it is recommended for shooting while moving
the camera. You can choose 2x, 4x, 6x, 10x, or 15x.
- Time-lapse Movies: The camera automatically records
still images at a specified interval to create a time-lapse movie. You can
choose intervals of 2, 5, 10, and 30 seconds. When set to NTSC, 300 images
are captured (250 images for PAL). Night Sky mode has longer exposure times
at 30 second intervals, and is suitable for recording star movements.
- Loop Recording: After recording for a specified time,
the camera begins recording over the beginning of the file. Loop recording
is recommended for recording an event when the beginning of the event is
uncertain. You can choose 5, 10, 30, or 60 minute loops.
Still Image Recording: You can record 23.9MP still images at
an aspect ratio of 2:1. You can select image sizes of 7744 x 3872 or 3872 x
1936. A 10-second or 2-second Self-timer is also available for shooting still
images after a short delay.
SnapBridge 360/170: The SnapBridge 360/170 app, available
for iOS (8.4 or 9.1 or later) and Android (5.0 or 6.1 or later) devices, was created
expressly for this camera, can establish a constant connection between the
device and the camera, allowing you to control the camera remotely, and
instantly view each shot on your smart device. SnapBridge 360/170 adds GPS data
and a time/date stamp on your photos and videos so you can see where you've
Wi-Fi + Bluetooth: The KeyMission 360 can be wirelessly
connected to your smart phone or tablet via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. Android devices
with NFC can pair by touching the device to the N-Mark on the camera's right
Recording Media: Videos and still images are recorded onto
microSD cards, including SDHC and SDXC cards. The camera supports memory cards
compliant with UHS-I. Cards with a Speed Class rating of 6 or faster are
recommended for recording HD movies. When recording video at 2160/24p or
1920/24p, memory cards with
a UHS Speed Class of 3 or better are recommended. No memory cards are included
with the camera.
Connections: The KeyMission 360 has a high-speed Micro USB
port for charging the battery and connecting the camera to your computer, using
the supplied UC-E21 USB cable. A Micro HDMI (Type D) jack is provided for
connecting the camera directly to an HDMI-equipped TV with a Micro HDMI-to-HDMI
cable (not supplied).
Battery: The camera is powered by the
EN-EL12 rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery (3.7 volts, 1050 mAh, 3.9Wh). The
battery completely charges in approximately 3 hours, using the supplied EH-73P
Charging AC adapter and the supplied USB cable. A fully charged battery provides
enough power for approximately 230 shots, or approximately 70 minutes of movie
Downloadable Software: No software is included with the
KeyMission 360 camera, however, you can obtain a free download of KeyMission
360/170. KeyMission 360/170 allows you to transfer images and movies to your
computer for viewing and editing. KeyMission 360/170 is compatible with the
following operating systems: Windows 7 (SP1), 8.1, 10, and Mac OS X v10.9.5,
v10.10.5, v10.11.6. You can also use Nikon's ViewNX-i software for transferring
images and movies to your computer.
Head-mounted Display: The KeyMission 360 includes the AA-17
Head-mounted Display that allows you to view immersive 360° videos on your
smartphone. Once the display is assembled, you can slide a compatible smartphone
into the assembly and look inside. As you look around and turn your head, the
video or still image will orient itself accordingly in a manner resembling a
Virtual Reality viewer.