Capture stunning images and share instantly with Nikon’s all new D3400 DSLR
Nikon today unveiled the compact yet powerful Nikon D3400, an entry-level DSLR that enables users to capture and share amazing images easier than ever before. The D3400 is Nikon’s first entry-level DSLR to boast SnapBridge, making it the perfect camera for those who want to step up from snapshots to photography, and who care about sharing their images on the go.
Nikon’s SnapBridge utilises Bluetooth low energy (BLE) technology to let the camera maintain a constant, low-power link with a smartphone or tablet. D3400 users can automatically sync photos as they shoot, from wherever they are. Pick up the smart device that’s paired with the camera and the photos will be there, ready to share: no fuss, no waiting.
The Nikon D3400 features a high-resolution 24.2-megapixel CMOS sensor to help capture images that photographers love, even in tough lighting scenarios. Nikon’s EXPEED 4 image processing engine offers improved image quality at high ISOs, enhanced auto white balance performance for true colors, faster processing speeds and improved battery life. The D3400 can shoot at a swift 5 fps, capturing five beautiful images for every second. Users can use in-camera Picture Controls to fine-tune settings like contrast and saturation for images that look just the way you want them to.
The large 7.5 cm (3.0 in) high-resolution LCD monitor lets to compose or review shots and apply special effects in perfect clarity. The in-camera Guide Mode is right there to offer step-by-step assistance should you want it. Ten different in-camera effects make it easy to capture images with an artistic touch.
The camera’s D-Movie function lets you record smooth, finely detailed Full HD videos at frame rates up to 50p/60p. Continuous autofocus keeps footage perfectly sharp when the action gets going. And you can easily film street scenes at night, or record the fun at indoor parties, thanks to the camera’s wide ISO light-sensitivity range.
The Nikon D3400 kitted with the AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR will be available in early September 2016 for a suggested retail price (SRP) of $649.95 . The D3400 will also be available in a two-lens kit option, including the AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR and AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED, for $999.95 SRP. The AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (SRP, $249.95 ), AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G (SRP $199.95 ), AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR (SRP, $399.95 ) and AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED (SRP $349.95 ) will all be available around the same time and will be sold separately..The Nikon D3400 measures approx. 124 x 98 x 75.5 mm and weighs approx. 445 g, with battery and memory card but without body cap.