COOLPIX S3100

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Overview

Slim enough to slip into any pocket, the slender COOLPIX S3100 is the perfect way to capture photos and high-definition movie clips in style.

Dedicated movie-record button makes it easy to begin filming the action and Nikon’s Smart Portrait system ensures perfect portrait photos every time. Complete with a range of easy-to-apply filter effects, this compact even makes it simple to get creative with images in-camera.


The COOLPIX S3100 - the stylish way to capture all the fun

 

 

Slender 18.4 mm body

NIKKOR wide-angle 5x zoom lens

14 megapixel CCD image sensor

HD (720p) movie recording

Key features

Slender style: boasts a pocket-size 18.4 mm body available in a range of vivid colors for vibrant take-anywhere style.

NIKKOR wide-angle 5x zoom lens offers outstanding precision and sharp resolution. (35mm equivalent: 26-130mm).

14 megapixel CCD image sensor lets you capture outstandingly detailed images, crop creatively and produce stunningly-sharp poster-size enlargements.

6.7 cm (2.7 in.) LCD screen with anti-reflection coating and brightness adjustment for clear shooting and playback, even in bright sunlight.

HD (720p) movie recording: a dedicated movie-record button makes it easy to begin recording the action.

4x anti-blur automatically counters blurred images in four different ways. Electronic VR (Vibration Reduction) reduces the effect of camera shake. High ISO (up to 3200) light sensitivity reduces the risk of blurred images with fast-moving subjects or in low-light. Motion detection compensates for camera and subject movement. Best Shot Selector (BSS) automatically selects the sharpest of up to 10 sequential shots.

Smart portrait system: advanced automatic features for perfect portraits. Smile Timer takes the shot when your chosen subject smiles. Blink Proof alerts you when someone had their eyes closed. Skin softening adjusts uneven skin tones on people's faces for smoother looking skin. In-camera Red-eye Fix corrects false eye color due to flash the instant you take the shot.

EXPEED C2 image processing system provides enhanced movie recording, high-sensitivity performance and maximum image quality.

Scene Auto Selector selects the optimum Scene mode for popular photographic situations.

18 scene modes automatically optimize settings for popular photographic styles, effects and locations.

Subject Tracking AF will keep the camera focused on a selected subject, even if it is moving around.

Retouch Menu enables you to edit and enhance images in the camera. Offers a range of filter effects including Selective Color, which converts your image to monochrome then adds a splash of color to an area of your choice, and Cross Screen, which adds a starry effect to bright objects.

 

Technical Specifications

Effective pixels14.0 million pixels
Image sensorType: 1/2.3-in. type interline-transfer CCD; Color filter array: RGB filter; Total pixels: Approx. 14.48 million pixels; Recording pixels: Approx. 14.00 million pixels (4320 x 3240)
LensNIKKOR lens with 5x optical zoom; Focal length: 4.6-23.0 mm (35mm [135] format equivalent to approx. 26-130 mm); Aperture:f/3.2-6.5; Lens construction: 6 elements in 5 groups
Focus range (from lens)Normal shooting: approx. 50 cm (1 ft. 8 in.) to infinity (at wide angle setting), approx. 80 cm (2 ft. 8 in.) to infinity (at telephoto setting), Macro close-up mode: approx. 10 cm (4 in.) to infinity (at closest focus distance), approx. 80 cm (2 ft. 8 in.) to infinity (at telephoto setting)
MonitorSize:6.7 cm (2.7-in.); Number of dots: Approx. 230k-dot; Type: TFT LCD monitor; (Acrylic) cover: Anti-reflection coating, no protective cover
Storage mediaInternal memory (approx. 45 MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card 2
Vibration Reduction (VR)Electronic type; Other blur-reduction functions: Motion Detection, BSS (Best Shot Selector)
ISO sensitivityISO 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 (pixel addition with ISO 3200), Auto (ISO 80 to 1600), Fixed range auto (ISO 80 to 400、ISO 80 to 800)
InterfaceHi-Speed USB/PictBridge
Power SourcesRechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL19 (700 mAh) , AC Adapter EH-62G (option)
Battery life1Approx. 220 frames with EN-EL19
Dimensions (WxHxD)Approx. 93.5 x 57.5 x 18.4 mm/3.7 x 2.3 x 0.7 in. (excluding projections) 4
WeightApprox. 118 g/4.2 oz. (including battery and SD memory card) 4
MovieHD 720p: 1280 x 720 (30 fps), VGA 640: 640 x 480 (30 fps), QVGA 320: 320 x 240 (30 fps)
Supplied accessoriesRechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL19 Charging AC Adapter EH-69P USB Cable UC-E6 Audio Video Cable EG-CP14 Camera strap AN-CP19 ViewNX 2 CD-ROM
Optional accessoriesRechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL19 Charging AC Adapter EH-69P Battery Charger MH-66 AC Adaptor EH-62G USB Cable UC-E6 Audio Video Cable EG-CP14
 
  1. Based on CIPA industry standard for measuring life of camera batteries. Measured at 23°C; zoom adjusted with each shot, built-in flash fired with every other shot, image mode set to Normal.
  2. Not compatible with Multi Media Cards (MMC).
  3. Setting is available only for image sizes of 3M (2048 x 1536) or smaller.
  4. Method of noting dimensions and weight is in accordance with CIPA DCG-005-2009 guideline.