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Nikon D3100 - digital camera AF-S VR DX 18-55mm lens
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Nikon D3100 - digital camera AF-S VR DX 18-55mm lens

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    Key Features

    • 14.2 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor
    • Full 1080p HD Cinematic Video with full-time autofocus and sound
    • Easy-to-use-featuring Nikon's guide mode
    • Fast 11-point Autofocus System
    • Built-in HDMI port
    • 6 Automatic Exposure scene modes
    • Picture control
    • Built-in pop-up flash
    • Compact and lightweight design
    • Split-second shutter response
    • ISO sensitivity 100-3200, expandable to ISO 12800 equivalent
    • Scene auto selector
    • EXPEED 2
    • Scene recognition system
    • Active D-Lighting
    • Automatic image sensor cleaning
    • In-camera image editing
    The Nikon D3100 digital SLR camera speaks to the growing ranks of enthusiastic D-SLR users and aspiring photographers by providing an easy-to-use and affordable entrance to the world of Nikon D-SLR's. The 14.2-megapixel D3100 has powerful features, such as the enhanced Guide Mode that makes it easy to unleash creative potential and capture memories with still images and full HD video. Like having a personal photo tutor at your fingertips, this unique feature provides a simple graphical interface on the camera's LCD that guides users by suggesting and/or adjusting camera settings to achieve the desired end result images. The D3100 is also the world's first D-SLR to introduce full time auto focus (AF) in Live View and D-Movie mode to effortlessly achieve the critical focus needed when shooting Full HD 1080p video.
    Packed into the compact and lightweight body of the D3100 camera is a host of advanced Nikon technologies, such as the EXPEED 2 image processing engine. EXPEED 2 in conjunction with Nikon's 14.2-megapixel DX-format CMOS sensor is the driving force behind the enhanced performance and rich image quality. Ready to go wherever life leads, the D3100 features split-second shutter response and a blazing fast 11-point AF system to help ensure tack-sharp images. For shooting in challenging lighting conditions, ISO 3200 (expandable to 12,800) enables versatility in environments such as indoors or in the evening hours.

    Product Features

    • 14.2 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor
      14.2 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor delivers beautiful photographs and prints well beyond 20 x 30 inches.
    • Full 1080p HD Cinematic Video with full-time autofocus and sound
      Full 1080p HD Cinematic Video with full-time autofocus and sound lets you record cinematic-quality movies in Full 1080p HD format (1920 x 1080 pixels).
    • Easy-to-use-featuring Nikon's guide mode
      Easy-to-use-featuring Nikon's guide mode with intuitive controls and on-board assistance helping you take better pictures every step of the way.
    • Fast 11-point Autofocus System
      Fast 11-point Autofocus System delivers razor-sharp pictures.
    • Built-in HDMI port
      Built-in HDMI port lets you connect directly to your HDTV using an optional HDMI cable.
    • 6 Automatic Exposure scene modes
      6 Automatic Exposure scene modes just set the Mode dial to Portrait, Landscape, Child, Sports, Close-up or Night Portrait for stunning results in otherwise challenging conditions.
    • Picture control
      Picture control lets you choose from Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, or Landscape to apply a personal look and feel to your pictures.
    • Built-in pop-up flash
      Built-in pop-up flash for those times when there isn't enough light.
    • Compact and lightweight design
      Beautifully styled, ready to go wherever life takes you.
    • Split-second shutter response
      Split-second shutter response eliminates the frustration of shutter delay, capturing moments that other cameras miss.
    • ISO sensitivity 100-3200, expandable to ISO 12800 equivalent
      ISO sensitivity 100-3200, expandable to ISO 12800 equivalent delivers exceptional results, even in the most challenging low-light situations.
    • Scene auto selector
      Scene auto selector lets the D3100 decide the best mode to match the shooting situation when using Live View.
    • EXPEED 2
      Nikon's image processing engine assures breathtakingly rich image quality, managing color, contrast, exposure, noise and speed.
    • Scene recognition system
      Scene recognition system in Live View automatically optimizes exposure, autofocus, and white balance, allowing you to obtain beautiful photos without the hassle of making complicated camera adjustments yourself.
    • Active D-Lighting
      Active D-Lighting restores picture-enhancing detail in shadows and highlights.
    • Automatic image sensor cleaning
      Automatic image sensor cleaning uses an ultrasonic process and exclusive Airflow Control combats the accumulation of dust in front of the image sensor, safeguarding image quality shot after shot.
    • In-camera image editing
      In-camera image editing allows creative freedom, without the need for a computer, offering easy editing functions.
    From the Manufacturer
    General
    Product Type
    Digital camera - SLR
    Lens Included
    AF-S VR DX 18-55mm lens
    Sensor Resolution
    14.2 Megapixel
    Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
    Total Pixels
    14,800,000 pixels
    Effective Sensor Resolution
    14,200,000 pixels
    Optical Sensor Size
    15.4 x 23.1mm
    Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
    Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
    Sensor Features
    Air flow control system, Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
    Optical Zoom
    3 x
    Image Processor
    EXPEED 2
    Image Stabiliser
    Optical
    Auto Focus
    TTL contrast and phase detection
    Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
    Digital Video Format
    MOV
    Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW + JPEG, NEF (RAW)
    AV Interfaces
    Composite video/audio, HDMI
    Exposure & White Balance
    Light Sensitivity
    ISO 6400, ISO 100-3200, ISO 12800
    Exposure Metering
    Centre-weighted, spot, 3D colour matrix II
    Exposure Metering Zones
    420
    Exposure Modes
    Programme, bulb, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority, i-TTL program flash
    Shooting Programs
    Landscape, portrait mode, close-up, night portrait, Children, sports mode
    Special Effects
    Neutral, Vivid, monochrome, landscape, portrait
    White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
    White Balance Presets
    Incandescent, fluorescent, cloudy, sunlight, Flash, shade
    Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
    Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
    Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
    X-sync Speed
    1/200sec
    Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )
    Lens System
    Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX VR
    Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 - 82.5mm
    Focus Adjustment
    Automatic, manual
    Min Focus Distance
    28 cm
    Max View Angle
    76 degree(s)
    Zoom Adjustment
    Manual
    Lens Construction
    8 groups / 11 elements
    Filter Size
    52 mm
    Lens System Mounting
    Nikon F
    Features
    Silent Wave Motor (SWM), aspherical lens
    Camera Flash
    Camera Flash
    Pop-up flash
    Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    12
    Flash Modes
    Fill-in mode, rear curtain sync, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction
    Features
    Flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control
    Additional Features
    Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
    Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2sec
    Flash Terminal
    Hot shoe
    Additional Features
    Direct print, USB 2.0 compatibility, date/time stamp, DPOF support, display brightness control, digital image rotation, camera orientation detection, PictBridge support, histogram display, AE lock, AF lock, cropping an image, LCD live view mode, in-camera red-eye fix, highlight point display, Active D-Lighting technology, built-in help guide, Scene Recognition System (SRS), Exif Print support, text input to Exif header
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level penta-dach mirror
    Field Coverage
    95%
    Magnification
    0.8x
    Dioptric Correction Range
    -1.7 to +0.5
    Display
    Type
    3" LCD display
    Resolution
    230,000 pixels
    Display Features
    Built-in
    Microphone
    Microphone Operation Mode
    Mono
    Connections
    Connector Type
    1 x USB
    1 x HDMI output
    1 x composite video/audio output
    Memory Card Slot
    SD card
    Software
    Software
    Nikon ViewNX 2
    System Requirements for PC Connection
    Peripheral Devices
    USB port, CD-ROM Drive
    Miscellaneous
    Compatible with Windows 7
    "Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.
    Included Accessories
    Eyepiece cover, battery charger, body cap, neck strap, eyecup, shoe cap
    Battery
    Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL14
    Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
    Memory / Storage
    Memory Card Slot
    SD card
    Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
    Image Storage
    4608 x 3072
    3456 x 2304
    2304 x 1536
    Video Capture
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 24 fps
    MOV - 640 x 424 - 24 fps
    Dimensions & Weight
    Width
    12.4 cm
    Depth
    7.5 cm
    Height
    9.6 cm
    Weight
    0.5 kg
    Environmental Parameters
    Min Operating Temperature
    0 °C
    Max Operating Temperature
    40 °C
    • Nikon D3100 - digital camera ( SLR )
    • AF-S VR DX 18-55mm lens
    • Nikon EN-EL14 Battery
    • Eyepiece cover, battery charger, body cap, neck strap, eyecup, shoe cap
    • Software: Nikon ViewNX 2

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