Ahead of the its full-review, which coming soon, Neocamera just published a detailed preview of the Nikon 1 AW1. It explains how it designed and constructed explaining he consequence of each component. Read on to found what the Nikon AW1 can really do how it manages to stay underwater down to 15m for up to 60 minutes or drop from two meters high without damage.
The Nikon 1 AW is the first and only interchangeable camera which is waterproof shockproof. Like a handful of high-end models, it is also freezeproof down to -10C.
Checkout the preview here. It even comes with full resolution samples at all ISO senisitiies and a comparison with its non-waterpoof sibling, the Nikon 1 J3.