Nikon Coolscan V ED Film Scanner

Nikon Coolscan V ED, 4000 dpi, 35mm, Film Scanner

Nikon Coolscan V ED, 4000 dpi, 35mm, Film Scanner

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Nikon Coolscan V ED Film Scanner

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  • 1Description

Exclusive core technologies Nikon has developed is what differentiates Nikon Coolscan film scanners from other film scanners with similar specifications. These highly advanced core technologies such as LED Light Source, Scanner Nikkor ED Glass Lens, Direct Film Loading, and more combine to serve as the foundation for superior quality scanning, making the Coolscan scanner the best in its class.

Nikon's Coolscan V ED film scanner offers 4,000 dpi true optical resolution and A/D conversion at 14 bits, for superior-quality digital images. Furthermore, the Coolscan V ED features industry-leading scanning speeds and scans a 35mm image in 38 seconds.

Additionally, Nikon's Coolscan Scanner features a host of cutting-edge image restoration functions. These progressive image correction tools give scanner users more freedom in image manipulation, and help ensure super high-fidelity reproduction and highly efficient operation.

4000 dpi True Optical Resolution
High resolution combined with a 14-bit A/D converter provides scans that capture all the detail and color of your original negative or slide
Fast Scanning
Nikon's Coolscan film scanners feature industry-leading scanning speeds. The Coolscan V ED scans a 35mm image in 38 seconds. The scanner also provides Quick AF and Quick Preview
Scanner Nikkor ED Glass Lens
This Precision lens system greatly reduces chromatic aberration and image distortion, and delivers sharp images.
LED Light Source
This Unique Light Source generates little heat, eliminating the risk of damage to films. It also requires no maintenance.
Nikon Color Management System
Provides consistently accurate reproduction of image data on monitors and in printouts- also compatible with ICC version 4 standards.
Digital ICE-4 Advanced
Comprises four cutting-edge image-correction components which help ensure superior image quality and operational efficiency.
    • Digital ICE - Image Correction & Enhancement.
      Digital ICE removes defects or scratches on the surface of the film with out losing any details or any other elements of the original image*
    • Digital ROC - Restoration Of Color
      Digital ROC brings faded color of old films or slides back to life. Enjoy vibrant, faithfully rendered images.
    • Digital GEM - Grain Equalization & Management
      Digital GEM reduces the effects of film grain. The resulting images are sharp, clear and devoid of grain clumping or graininess.
    • Digital DEE - Dynamic Exposure Extender
      Digital DEE helps reveal details hidden in shadows and highlights. It compensates for both underexposure and overexposure

      *Not compatible with non-chromogenic black & white film

Scan Image Enhancer
Provides one-touch image correction. Automatic brightness and color saturation adjustments with no complicated control settings, make it easy to produce images with optimal contrast.
Direct Film Loading
No film holders are necessary for 35mm film (2-6 frame strip) or mounted slides
In the Box
Nikon Coolscan V ED, 4000 dpi, 35mm, Film Scanner
  • Power Cord
  • USB Cable
  • MA-21 Slide Mount Adapter
  • SA-21 Strip Film Adapter
  • Software CD-ROM (Nikonview, Nikon Scan 4)
  • User's Guide
  • 1-Year Nikon U.S.A. Limited Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Film Types 35mm slides and film
    Advantix (IX240) film with optional adapter
    Medical slides with optional adapter
    Scan Quality
    Scan Sensor 3964-pixel linear CCD image sensor
    Optical Resolution 4000 dpi
    Hardware Resolution 4000 x 4000 dpi
    Interpolated Resolution No
    Color Depth 42-Bit RGB
    Dynamic Range 4.2
    Focus System Contrast Detect Autofocus
    Preview Speed 14 seconds
    Scan Speed 38 seconds
    Batch Scanning 2 to 6 frames of 35mm film (continuous strip)
    Up to 40 frames of APS (IX240) film (with the optional IA-20 Film Adapter)
    Automation Digital ICE4 Advanced
    Computer Interface USB 2.0 (High-Speed)
    System & Software Requirements Windows System
    • Pentium 300MHz or faster Processor
    • Windows 98SE, Me, 2000 Pro, XP
    • Built-In USB Port
    • 128MB RAM or more (512MB or more recommended)
    • 40MB hard disk space required for installation (200MB recommended), with an additional 200MB of free disk space available while Nikon Scan is running
    • 800 x 600 Display with 16-bit color (full color recommended)
    • CD-ROM drive required for installation

    Macintosh System

    • Power PC G3 or later (G4 or later recommended)
    • Mac OS 9 (9.1 or later), Mac OS X (10.1.5 - 10.4.1)
    • Built-In USB Port
    • 128MB RAM or more (512MB or more recommended)
    • 70MB hard drive space required for installation (200MB recommended), with an additional 200MB (Mac OS 9) or 550MB (Mac OS X) of free disk space available while Nikon Scan is running
    • 800 x 600 Display with 16-bit color (full color recommended)
    • CD-ROM drive required for installation
    Light Source R, G, B and Infrared (IR) LEDs
    Power Requirements 100-240V AC; 50-60Hz
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 3.8" x 6.8" x 12.4" (97 x 173 x 315mm)
    Weight 6.6 lbs (3.0kg)

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