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Nikon D3100 SLR - bundle inc 18-55mm VR Lens, Nikon Case, Lexar 8GB SD Card

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D3100CASE8GBCARD-KIT

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Nikon D3100 SLR - bundle inc 18-55mm VR Lens, Nikon Case, Lexar 8GB SD Card
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Description

The camera that amazes

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.

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.

14.2 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor
Delivers lifelike images with vivid colors, reduced noise and smooth tonal gradations.

EXPEED 2 image processing engine
Provides enhanced movie recording, high-sensitivity performance and maximum image quality.

High ISO (100-3200) light sensitivity - extendable up to 12800:
Features an Auto ISO setting and is manually extendable up to ISO 12800 using the Hi2 setting. Enables faster shutter speeds, significantly reducing the risk of blurred images when you shoot fast-moving subjects or take pictures in low light.

GUIDE mode
Quick and easy-to-use in-camera assistance. Asks you about the picture you want to take and automatically optimizes settings for superior results. Sample images appear on the display to show you what will happen to your image if you apply the suggested settings.

D-Movie - full HD (1920 x 1080) movie clips
Record beautiful high-definition (HD) movie clips with sound. The camera's large image sensor and high ISO sensitivity offer exceptional image quality. NIKKOR lenses can be used to obtain cinematic effects and you can make simple edits of your clips in-camera by deleting scenes or saving specific frames as still images.

Live View with Scene Auto Selector
Makes it easy to compose images using the LCD monitor. Scene Auto Selector will select the best mode for the scene and subject you want to capture, and Fulltime servo AF (AF-F) mode keeps subjects in focus without the need to press the shutter release button.

Large 7.5 cm (3-inch), high-resolution LCD monitor
Makes it easy to view essential camera information, and a pleasure to review and edit your photos and movies.

Razor-sharp 11-point Autofocus system
Offers fast and precise autofocus coverage across the frame. Four AF-area modes, including 3D-tracking AF, deliver sharp results, whether your subject is off-center, moving fast or completely unpredictable.

Active D-Lighting
Automatically retains details in highlights and shadows for stunning images with natural contrast.

Picture Controls
Lets you set the look and mood of your images before you shoot. Choose from six settings: Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Monochrome, Portrait and Landscape.

Extensive in-camera editing functions
Let you edit and enhance images and movies in the camera. Offers techniques such as Red-Eye Correction and Quick Retouch, as well as a range of Filter Effects.

Dual Integrated dust reduction system
Image Sensor Cleaning and Airflow Control systems keep dust away from the camera's image sensor for clear, spot-free images.

Lightweight body and superior ergonomics
A secure grip makes the camera comfortable to handle. Dedicated controls for frequently used functions like Live View, D-Movie and shutter release make it a joy to operate.

Box Contents
- Nikon D3100 DSLR Camera
- 18-55VR lens
- Shoulder strap
- Body cap
- Hot shoe cover
- Eyepiece cover
- Battery
- Battery charger
- ViewNX2 all in one software package
- Quick Start Guide
- User Guide
- Warranty
- Nikon DSLR Case - VAE26001
- Lexar 8GB SD Card - LSD8GBABEUCL6

Specifications

Summary

Product Description
Nikon D3100 - digital camera AF-S VR DX 18-55mm lens
Product Type
Digital camera - SLR
Lens Included
AF-S VR DX 18-55mm lens
Memory Card Slot
SD card
Image Processor
EXPEED 2
Sensor Resolution
14.2 Megapixel
Lens System
3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX VR
Focus Adjustment
Automatic, manual
Min Focus Distance
28 cm
Image Stabiliser
Optical
Camera Flash
Pop-up flash
Viewfinder
Optical - eye-level penta-dach mirror
Display
LCD display - 3"
Supported Battery
1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
AV Interfaces
Composite video/audio, HDMI
Microsoft Certification
Compatible with Windows 7
Dimensions (WxDxH)
12.4 cm x 7.5 cm x 9.6 cm
Weight
0.5 kg


Detail

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

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