Nikon D3100 - digital camera Series Specifications

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.9 in
  • Depth
    3 in
  • Weight
    16.05 oz
  • Height
    3.8 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    14800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.4 x 23.1mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Airflow Control System, Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED 2
  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Digital Video Format
    MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200, ISO 12800, ISO 6400, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    420
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    children, close-up, landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode
  • Special Effects
    Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/200 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    battery charger, body cap, dust cap, eyecup, eyepiece cover, lens cap, neck strap, shoe cap

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    13, 12
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    0 - 85%

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Lens Mounting
    Nikon F

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 m
  • Min Focus Range
    11 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Features
    Silent Wave Motor (SWM), aspherical lens, VR (Vibration Reduction), aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC 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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    eye-level penta-dach mirror
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    Color
  • Type
    eye-level penta-dach mirror
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level penta-dach mirror
  • Magnification
    0.8x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -1.7 to +0.5

Lens System (2nd)

  • Type
    3.6 x telephoto zoom lens - 55 - 200 mm - f/4.0-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX VR, 3.6 x zoom lens - 55 - 200 mm - f/4.0-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX VR
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    82.5 - 300mm
  • Lens Aperture
    f/4.0-5.6
  • Lens Construction
    11 groups / 15 elements
  • Min Focus Range
    3.6 ft
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    3.6 x
  • Group Qty
    11
  • Element Qty
    15
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Features
    ED glass, Silent Wave Motor (SWM), VR (Vibration Reduction), aspherical lens

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, cropping an image, face detection, face-priority AF function, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, highlight point display, face detection, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, face-priority AF function, highlight point display, in-camera red-eye removal, text input to Exif header, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera red-eye removal, text input to Exif header, AE lock, Active D-Lighting technology, AF lock, GPS ready, Active D-Lighting technology, LCD live view mode, Scene Recognition System (SRS), GPS ready, LCD live view mode, built-in help guide, camera orientation detection, Scene Recognition System (SRS), cropping an image, built-in help guide, camera orientation detection, digital image rotation

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL14
  • Details
    1 x Nikon EN-EL14 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Nikon ViewNX 2

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Where to Buy

Nikon D3100 (with 18-55mm & 55-200mm lens, Black)

Part Number: 9798
MSRP: $949.95 Low Price: $514.95 See all prices