Nikon Coolpix S3100 Digital Camera (Yellow)

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Key Features
  • Refurbished products have a 90-Day B&H Refurbished Warranty
  • 14MP CCD Sensor
  • 5x Wide-Angle 26-130mm (Equiv) Zoom Lens
  • 4-Way VR Image Stabilization
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Nikon's Coolpix S3100 Digital Camera (Yellow) has everything you need in a compact camera, all beautifully contained in a stylish little pocketable package less than 1" thick, and weighing in at 4.2 oz (118 g). Start with a serious 14MP CCD sensor for great image quality, add a sharp 5x wide-angle Nikkor 26-130mm (equivalent in 35mm format) lens and a brilliant 2.7" LCD monitor with 230K-dot resolution.
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Nikon S3100 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Powerful, Yet Fun and Easy to Use
  • 3Create Images as Unique as Your Imagination
  • 4One Touch HD Movie Recording
  • 5Capture Superb Image Quality
  • 6Convenient Features
  • 7Autofocus (AF) Focus-Area Selection
  • 819 Scene Modes
  • 9In-Camera Image Editing
  • 10Supported Languages

Nikon's Coolpix S3100 Digital Camera (Yellow) has everything you need in a compact camera, all beautifully contained in a stylish little pocketable package less than 1" thick, and weighing in at 4.2 oz (118 g). Start with a serious 14MP CCD sensor for great image quality, add a sharp 5x wide-angle Nikkor 26-130mm (equivalent in 35mm format) lens and a brilliant 2.7" LCD monitor with 230K-dot resolution.

The S3100 isn't just another pretty face, either--it's got one-touch 720p HD video, 4-way VR image stabilization to banish blurry pictures forever, sensitivity up to 3200 ISO that lets you keep shooting even when it gets dark, Subject Tracking Autofocus that locks onto a moving subject, keeping it in focus at all times, and a Macro mode that produces fantastic pictures by focusing as close as 4" from the lens.

The Smart Portrait System makes everybody you photograph look good, by automatically capturing a smile, warning you when someone blinks in a picture, automatically correcting red-eye and smoothing out wrinkles and blemishes on faces. There are 19 scene modes, including Pet Portrait, Night Landscape, Sports, Party/Indoor, Sunset, and lots more.  This is a camera that's easy to live with, and will always treat you right.

Powerful, Yet Fun and Easy to Use

Can a powerful camera fit in the palm of your hand? Yes, if it's the ultra-light (4.2 oz), ultra-thin (0.8") COOLPIX S3100, engineered with a 14.0-megapixel CCD sensor that assures superb image quality with every shot. This remarkable camera lets you put your creativity to the test, with its 5x wide-angle optical Zoom-NIKKOR glass lens. Its versatile 26-130mm lens ranges wide to capture a sunset over the ocean or zooms in on a windsurfer catching the last ride of the day. Whether you're shooting winter landscapes, portraits of your favorite pet, or can't miss shots of your friends, you'll do it effortlessly with this camera. And you'll love composing images from the vibrant 2.7-inch LCD display that brings still images and HD movies to life.

Create Images as Unique as Your Imagination

When you want to get really creative, the COOLPIX S3100 will match the limits of your imagination with a variety of features. There are 19 Scene Modes, including Portrait, Party, Landscape, and Sunset-all of which automatically adjust camera settings to specific scenes. You just point and shoot. Plus, the COOLPIX S3100 comes with our new Pet Mode, a technology that automatically finds and focuses on the face of your dog or cat, then automatically fires the shutter. With functions like Quick Retouch you can give your photos the exact look you want. And for even more versatility, this camera comes with several filter effects like Soft Focus, Selective Color, Miniature, Cross Screen, and Fisheye.

One Touch HD Movie Recording

When you want to tell a great story, nothing does it like a movie. Whether you're capturing the excitement of a live concert, the heart stopping action of a sporting event, or the casual fun of a family vacation, the COOLPIX S3100 makes it easy to shoot high quality 720p HD movies. It has a simple One-Touch recording capability, so the action will never get away. And, it lets you digitally zoom in on your subjects while recording, so you can pull in tight on your subject whenever you choose. When you're ready for playback, you can do it instantly in-camera or quickly connect to your TV or computer.

Capture Superb Image Quality

Nikon's reputation as a world leader in digital photography only gets better with the COOLPIX S3100. This easy to use, easy to carry camera is loaded with innovations that assure outstanding images. Our high ISO speeds also mean you can shoot fast moving objects with optimum results.With our EXPEED C2 processing engine, the COOLPIX S3100 expands your photographic possibilities, adding improved levels of detail, image quality and processing speed. Its four-way Electronic VR Image Stabilization system automatically ensures that your images will be sure and steady. A Motion Detection feature also identifies moving objects in your images and adjusts both shutter speed and ISO to keep them crisp and clear. And you'll love Nikon's Best Shot Selector, which automatically takes up to ten shots with a single press of the shutter, then selects and saves the sharpest one.

Convenient Features

The COOLPIX S3100 isn't just the most stylish and convenient camera you'll ever own, it's also the smartest. Consider our Smart Portrait System, which includes amazing advantages like our Smile Timer that automatically releases the shutter when your subject smiles, and Face-Priority AF, our latest face-finding technology that detects and focuses on up to 12 faces. Blink Warning tells you when a subject may have blinked-and alerts you to re-take the photo.Tired of red eyes ruining your portraits? Our in-camera Red-Eye Fix automatically corrects for red-eye as you shoot. And our Skin Softening feature assures perfect facial studies by smoothing skin tones. And the COOLPIX S3100's rechargeable Li-ion battery lasts for approximately 220 still shots-so you'll have juice to shoot an entire party. The COOLPIX S3100 is a remarkable blend of simplicity, convenience and advanced imaging features.

Autofocus (AF) Focus-Area Selection

Auto (9-area automatic selection), Center, Face priority, Manual with 99 focus areas,Subject tracking

19 Scene Modes

Back Light, Beach, Black and White Copy, Close Up, Dusk/Dawn, Fireworks Show, Food, Landscape, Museum, Night Landscape, Night Portrait, Panorama Assist, Party/Indoor, Pet Portrait, Portrait, Scene Auto Selector, Snow, Sports, Sunset

In-Camera Image Editing

Crop, D-Lighting, Filter Effects, Quick retouch, Skin softening, Small Pic

Supported Languages

Arabic, Czech, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian

Nikon S3100 Specs

Sensor ResolutionActual: 14.48 Megapixel
Effective: 14 Megapixel
Sensor1/2.3" CCD
File FormatsStill Images: JPEG
Movies: AVI
Audio: WAV
Max Resolution14 MP: 4320 x 3240
Aspect Ratio4:3
Image StabilizationDigital
LensNIKKOR, 6 Elements in 5 Groups
Effective Focal Length: 4.6 to 23mm (35 mm Equivalent: 26 to 130mm)
Aperture: f/3.2 (W) to f/6.5 (T)
ZoomOptical: 5x
Digital: 4x
Exposure Control
ISO SensitivityAuto, 80 to 3200
ShutterType: Electronic & Mechanical
Speed: 4 to 1/2000 
Exposure MeteringCenter-Weighted, Matrix
Exposure ModesModes: Program
Compensation: -2 EV to +2 EV (in 1/3 EV Steps)
White BalanceAuto, Manual
Continuous ShootingUp to 0.7 fps at 14 MP for up to 3 Frames
Self-Timer2 Sec
Flash ModesAuto
Effective Flash RangeWide:1.64 to 14.76' / 0.5 to 4.5 m
Telephoto:1.64 to 7.22' / 0.5 to 2.2 m
Built-In Memory45 MB
Memory Card TypeSD
Video RecordingYes, NTSC/PAL
Audio RecordingWith Video + Voice Memo (Mono)
Screen2.7" LCD Rear Screen (230,000 Pixels)
Connectivity/System Requirements
ConnectivityUSB 2.0
USB 2.0
BatteryEN-EL19 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack
Dimensions (W x H x D)2.3 x 3.7 x 0.8" / 5.8 x 9.4 x 2.0 cm
Weight4.16 oz / 117.94 g Including Battery and Memory Card
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.15 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)7.8 x 5.4 x 3.4"
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