Nikon Coolpix 8400 is a high-quality compact digital camera with a 24-85mm (35mm equivalent) lens, offering an exceptional wideangle zoom capability. Ultra wideangle allows you to capture a wide range of subjects from landscapes to portraits. It therefore sports Fast (AF) AutoFocus that makes it easy to capture the unexpected moments fast and sharp. With its impressive 8.0 megapixels, it has the ability to produce images with amazingly high resolution, giving you the opportunity to use the digital zoom or crop function on your PC to a certain extend for more photographic creativity. Furthermore can this system camera offer you a variety of optional lens converters, optical filters speedlights and software to go even further in your quest for creativity. With this camera you are in control.
Camera Type Point & Shoot
Optical Zoom 3.5x
Digital Zoom 4x
Sensor Resolution 8.0 MP
Sensor Size 2/3"
Sensor Type CCD
Lens Type Zoom lens
Focal Length Range 6mm - 22mm
Macro Focus Range 3-50cm
Focus Adjustment Automatic, Manual
Lens System Features ED Glass
Auto Focus type Hybrid
Lens Construction 7 group(s) / 10 element(s)
Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera 24 - 85mm
Max Shutter Speed 1/8000 sec
Min Shutter Speed 8 sec
Exposure compensation Â±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
Exposure Metering Center-Weighted, Matrix, Spot, spot AF area
Exposure Modes Aperture-Priority, Automatic, Bulb, Manual, Program, Shutter-Priority, i-TTL Program Flash
Light Sensitivity ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
Light Sensitivity Max 400
Flash Type Pop-up Flash
Red Eye Reduction Yes
Effective Flash Range 0.5 m - 6 m
Camera Flash Features AF Illuminator
Flash Modes Auto Mode, Fill-in Mode, OFF mode, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Synchro
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Viewfinder Diagonal Size 0.44"
Dioptric Correction Range -3 to +1
Depth 3 in.
Height 3.2 in.
Width 4.4 in.
Weight 14.1 Oz.
Display Type LCD
Display Rotation Rotating
Microphone Type Microphone - built-in
Connector Types 1 x DC power input, 1 x USB, 1 x composite video/audio output
Expansion Slot 1 x CompactFlash Card - type I/II
System Requirements for PC Connection
Operating System Supported Apple Mac OS X 10.1.5 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
Digital Video Format QuickTime
Still Image Format JPEG, RAW, TIFF
Additional Features AE/FE Lock, AF Lock, Audio Recording, Auto Power Save, DPOF Support, Digital Noise Reduction, Direct Print, Histogram Display, PictBridge Support, Red eye Fix, USB 2.0 Compatibility
Shooting Modes Frame Movie Mode
Shooting Programs Back light, Beach/snow, Close-up, Copy, Dawn/dusk, Fireworks, Landscape, Museum, Night landscape, Night portrait, Panorama assist, Party/indoor, Portrait mode, Sports mode, Sunset
Special Effects Black & White, Saturation, Sepia
Continuous Shooting Speed 1.6 frames per second, 2.3 frames per second