Overview: The Nikon WU-1a is a plug-in wireless mobile adapter that
allows you to connect your compatible Nikon DSLR camera to your Wi-Fi-equipped
smartphone, tablet, or other smart device. Through the wireless connection, you
can automatically load photos and videos to your device as you take them, use
your smart device to remotely take photos on the camera, or download existing
pictures from the camera's memory card to your device. Once you have downloaded
images to your smartphone, you can share them via email, texts, or social
networking sites. The WU-1a plugs into the camera's USB/AV connection.
Compatibility: As of November 2013, the WU-1a is compatible with the
following Nikon cameras:
P520, and Coolpix
Wi-Fi Specification: The WU-1a is compatible with a wireless LAN
operating on IEEE 802.11b/g/n. The maximum range is approximately 33-49 feet.
Wireless Mobile Adapter Utility: The Wireless Mobile Adapter Utility
application, available free of charge from Google Play, must be installed on the smart device before it can be used with the
WU-1a. The app is compatible with smartphones running Android 2.3, 3.x, or 4.x, and
tablets with Android 3.0 or later. A free application is also available on iTunes for use with an iPhone and
iPad running iOS versions 5.1 and 5.1.1.
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