Nikon D3100 Highlights
14.2-megapixel DX-format CMOS Image SensorDelivers beautiful photographs and prints well beyond 20 x 30 inches.Includes 3x 18-55mm Zoom-NIKKOR VR Image Stabilization LensIncluded lens offers the legendary NIKKOR optical quality and fast, accurate autofocus for vivid color, striking contrast and crisp detail and VR image stabilization to ensure the sharpest hand-held pictures and movies.Full 1080p HD Cinematic VideoFeatures full-time autofocus and sound; record cinematic-quality movies in Full 1080p HD format (1920 x 1080 pixels).Easy-To-UseThe D3100 features Nikon's Guide Mode with intuitive controls and on-board assistance helping you take better pictures every step of the way.Compact and Lightweight DesignBeautifully styled--ready to go wherever life takes you.Split-second Shutter ResponseEliminates the frustration of shutter delay, capturing moments that other cameras miss.Fast 11-point Autofocus SystemDelivers razor-sharp pictures.ISO sensitivity 100-3200, expandable to ISO 12800 equivalentDelivers exceptional results, even in the most challenging low-light situations.
3-inch monitorFeatures One-Touch Live View shooting and movie capture.Scene Auto SelectorLets the D3100 decide the best mode to match the shooting situation when using Live View.EXPEED 2Nikon's new image processing engine assures breathtakingly rich image quality, managing color, contrast, exposure, noise and speed.Scene Recognition System in Live ViewAutomatically optimizes exposure, autofocus, and white balance, allowing you to obtain beautiful photos without the hassle of making complicated camera adjustments yourself.6 Automatic Exposure Scene ModesJust set the Mode dial to Portrait, Landscape, Child, Sports, Close-up or Night Portrait for stunning results in otherwise challenging conditions.Active D-LightingRestores picture-enhancing detail in shadows and highlights.
Picture ControlChoose from Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, or Landscape to apply a personal look and feel to your pictures.Automatic Image Sensor CleaningUltrasonic process and exclusive Airflow Control combats the accumulation of dust in front of the image sensor, safeguarding image quality shot after shot.Built-in pop-up flashPerfect for those times when there isn't enough light.In-camera Image EditingAllows creative freedom, without the need for a computer, offering easy editing functions.
TheNikon D3100 Digital SLR Camerais an affordable, compact, and lightweight photographic power-house. It features a high-resolution 14.2 MP CMOS sensor along with a feature set that's comprehensive yet easy to navigate - the intuitive onboard learn-as-you grow guide mode allows the photographer to understand what the 3100 can do quickly and easily. Capture beautiful pictures and amazing Full HD 1080p movies with sound and full-time autofocus. Easily capture the action other cameras miss with a fast start up time, split-second shutter release, 3 frames per second shooting and 11-point autofocus. Capture pictures and make movies in near darkness with an ISO range of 100 to 3200 (expandable to 12800-Hi2).
EXPEED 2, Nikon's new image processing engine, assures breathtakingly rich image quality, managing color, contrast, exposure and noise. One-touch Live View and movie recording lets you see the action on the 3" monitor and the Scene Recognition System automatically chooses the ideal settings. You can also select from 6 Automatic Exposure Scene Modes- Portrait, Landscape, Child, Sports, Close-up or Night Portrait for stunning results in otherwise challenging conditions.
Active D-Lighting restores picture-enhancing detail in shadows and highlights. A built-in pop-up flash is ready for those times when there just isn't enough light and in-camera image editing allows creative freedom and effects, without the need for a computer.
Built-in HDMI port lets you connect directly to your HDTV using an optional HDMI cable Control Image and Movie Playback with most HDTV remote controls.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 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 for those times when there isn't enough light.