Nikon D3100 review

Nikon's 14.2MP D3100 is a great choice for novices and those on a budget

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Product Type
Digital SLR Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Effective Camera Resolution
14.2 Megapixel
USB
Yes
Optical Zoom
3.1x
Digital Zoom
No
Brand Name
Nikon
Features
Live View, Aperture Priority, Face Detection, External Flash Shoe, Manual White Balance
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Video Formats
QuickTime MOV
Viewfinder Type
SLR
Weight (Approximate)
505 g
Minimum Focus Distance
280 mm
Maximum Image Resolution
4608 x 3072
Maximum Frame Rate
30 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
Total Camera Resolution
14.8 Megapixel
HDMI
Yes
Camera Assembly
Body with Lens Kit
HD Movie Mode
Yes
Memory Card Supported
Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Height
96 mm
Width
124 mm
Depth
74.5 mm
Autofocus Points
11
Focal Length
18 mm to 55 mm
Image Formats
JPEG, RAW
Focus Modes
Auto, Manual
Manufacturer
Nikon Corporation
Product Model
D3100
Product Name
D3100 Digital SLR Camera
Manufacturer Part Number
VBA280KU02
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.nikon.co.uk
Marketing Information

The stunningly simple-to-use D3100 is every family's answer to beautiful images. Whether the moment calls for a family portrait or a sharp shot of toddlers on the run, Guide Mode shows you how to capture stunning photos in no time at all. D-Movie lets you record full HD movie clips and capture the action in superb quality day or night. Nikon's advanced EXPEED 2 image processing engine maximizes the performance of the 14.2 megapixel CMOS sensor for amazingly clear images with vivid colors. Incredibly lightweight for an SLR, the D3100 makes it easy to capture your family looking wonderful wherever you go.

Package Contents
  • D3100 Digital SLR Camera
  • 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6GII AF-S DX Nikkor Lens
  • Rechargeable Li-ion EN-EL14 Battery
  • Battery Charger MH-24
  • AN-DC1 Neck Strap
  • Hot Shoe Cover BS-1
  • DK-5 Eyepiece Shield
  • BF-1B Body Cap
  • DK-20 Eyecup
  • CD-ROM
Display Resolution
230000 Pixel
Limited Warranty
1 Year
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