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Nikon Coolpix 3700 3 Megapixels and Smaller

4/5 (1 Reviews)


  • Image Sensor TypeCCD
    Resolution3.34 Megapixel
    Optical Zoom3x
    Camera TypeCompact
    Interchangeable LensNot Interchangeable Lenses
    35mm Zoom Lens35 - 105 mm
    Digital Zoom4x
    Focus TypeAutofocus
    Focus Range12 in. to Infinity (w)
    Macro Focus Range1.6 in. to Infinity (w)
    Focal Length5.4 - 16.2 mm
    Camera Resolution3.34 Megapixel
    Image Resolutions640 x 480 • 2048 x 1536 • 1600 x 1200 • 1024 x 768
    Video Resolutions320 x 240 (QVGA) • 640 x 480 (VGA) • 160 x 120
    Video Speed30 fps
    Max Movie Length25 Seconds
    Video FormatQuickTime
    Aperture Rangef4.7 (w) - f2.8 (w)
    Shutter Speed4 - 1/3000 sec
    White BalanceAuto • Manual
    Frames Per Second2.5 Frames
    Memory TypeSD Card
    Compression ModesFine • Normal
    Compression TypeJPEG
    File Size (High Res.)1.78 MB (72 images on 128MB card)
    File Size (Low Res.)0.13 MB (about 985 images on 128MB card)
    ISO SpeedsAuto • 200
    Flash TypeBuilt-In
    Flash FunctionsFlash Off • Auto Flash • Fill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Slow Sync
    ViewfinderOptical (Through-the-lens)
    LCD PanelWith LCD Panel
    LCD Panel Size1.5 in.
    LCD Screen Resolution134,000 pixels
    LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
    Interface TypeUSB
    Video InterfaceVideo Out
    Battery TypeProprietary Lithium
    Battery Life200 Images
    Self Timer10 Sec. • 3 Sec.
    Mp3 Built In
    Built-in MicrophoneWith Built-in Microphone
    Built-in SpeakerWith Built-in Speaker
    Tripod MountWith Tripod Mount
    Operating SystemApple Mac OS 9 • Apple Mac OS X • Microsoft Windows 2000 • Microsoft Windows 98SE • Microsoft Windows ME • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Width3.8 in.
    Depth1.2 in.
    Height2 in.
    Weight0.29 lb.
    Warranty1 Year
    Exterior ColorSilver
    Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Video Cable • Hand Strap • 16 MB Memory Card • Lithium Battery • Battery Charger
    Product ID21348949

Product Description

Looks Sharp, Shoots Smart
  • 3.3 megapixel CCD
  • Max resolution: 2048 x 1536 pixels
  • Lens: 3x Optical Zoom-Nikkor (35mm equiv. 35mm-105mm) w. 4x digital zoom
  • Exposure: Auto w. scene modes and exposure compensation
  • White balance: Auto, 5-mode Manual, Preset
  • File format: JPEG
  • Movie mode
  • Storage media: Secure Digital and Multimedia cards
  • USB interface
  • Batteries: Included EN-EL5 rechargeable Li-ion battery or CP1 Lithium battery


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    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by neubs a Casual

    Date Reviewed: July 19, 2004

    Strengths:    sleek, metal body.
    high-resolution LCD
    fairly quick startup time
    nikon quality


    Weaknesses:    not quite as compact as exilim and optio, but hey, i'd give it up for half the price and better photo quality!
    not a lot of manual features, but more than canon elphs


    Bottom Line:   
    looking at this camera means that you are looking for a nice looking compact point-and-shoot camera. i have really been pleased with this myself. this is my first digital camera of my own and justa bout drove myself crazy looking at all the options. i looked at cameras ranging from the sony DSC-P7x, Pentax Optio S, and Casio Exilim EX-Z30. i am just entering college and i wanted something to take around and catch those crazy pictures on the spot. after shopping around, i couldn't beat this deal. the 100$ rebate pushed me over the top. the 3700 is so easy to use and the end price was unbeatable. yet, i am praising the price. the photos have been great, and the response time is quite decent. The LCD has little "ghosting" and refreshes quickly. i like the joystick on the back; i find it easy to use. overall, i am very glad to have bought this camera.

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    Price Paid:    $183.00

    Purchased At:   butterflyphoto.com




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