Aug 23, 2010

Nikon D3100

Posted by Joshua |

The rumors is real, Nikon coming out with a DSLR that support full-time autofocus in video recording. The Nikon D3100.



This info of this camera was found on official website of Nikon USA. The Nikon D3100 is an entry level in Nikon DSLR replacing the Nikon D3000.

The major feature of the camera is Full 1080p (Progressive) and not "i" High Definition Video Recording with FULL-TIME AUTOFOCUS with sound allow you to record cinematic-quality movies in Full 1080 HD format.


The features available in the new Nikon D3100;

14.2 Megapixel DX-format CMOS Image Sensor, delivers beautiful photographs and prints well in beyond 20 x 30 inches. Finally Nikon decided to ditch CCD.

Fast 11-points Autofocus System, delivers razor sharp pictures.

3" LCD monitor with One-Touch Liew View shooting and movie capture. 230k dots/320x240 pixels, that sound good enough for an entry DSLR.

Built-in HDMI port allows you to connect directly to your HDTV for pleasure viewing.

Improved ISO sensitivity of 100-3200 and expandable to ISO 12800 equivalent for better shooting in low-light environments.

New processor, EXPEED 2 a new image processing engine assures breathtaking rich image quality, managing color, contrast, exposure, noise and speed.

Active D-Lighting help to restore picture-enhancing detail in shadows and highlights.

In-camera Imaging Editting allow creative freedom video editing functions easily without the need of a computer.


Check out the Tech Spec HERE.

The Nikon D3100 will be available in mid-September for USD699.95 (about RM2.2k only)which including a 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR lens. Sound like a good deals!

What do you think? A great killer of Canon 550D/T2i?

6 comments:

HenRy LeE ® said...

Canon 1000D, 500D, 550D & Sony of all range can say good bye! Waiting for D90 replacement to do the same to Canon 7D. :)

ahbing said...

rumored D95... that'll be so sexy.

Dylan Phuah said...

so fast nikon upgrade d..
when canon upgraded its 500D to 550D, my Canon 1000D suddenly turned so old.
now nikon upgraded a 3000D to 3100D, my 1000D is dead.

Tian Chad @ 永遇乐 said...

That video autofocus definitely add up 100 marks for the new version~

ahlost said...

Wow wow wow.. Never knew bout this till I read it here lor..

thanks for sharing the info wor.. So, more and more dSLRs in market edi. O.O

Mine is so outdated jor :x

Joshua said...

Henry - lol! All DSLR now very canggih already!

ahbing - Heard gonna be D90s wor

Dylan - Where got? D1000 is a great camera

Tian Chad - Yeah!

ahlost - Then is time to save money and upgrade already :P