The Nikon D3100 14.2MP Digital SLR Camera is another consumer type high-end camera that offers great quality images and videos. The D3100 is a successor of the best-selling DSLR in Europe, the Nikon D3000 10MP DSLR Camera that was released last September 13, 2009. The upcoming Nikon D3100 Digital SLR Camera is an improved version of the D3000.
Nikon D3100 Digital SLR Camera will be released almost exactly a year after the D300 was released. According to Nikon’s official blog, Nikon D3100 release date is expected in late September 2010. The release date depends on the kit availed. According to Amazon, the Nikon D3100 with 2 Lens package will be released on October 12, 2010.
The price of the Nikon D3100 Digital SLR Camera varies on the kit options that customers will avail. This digital SLR camera is a bit more expensive compared to the D3000’s release price last year. Here are the Nikon D3100’s prices on Amazon.
- Nikon D3100 14.2MP Digital SLR Camera with 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AF-S DX VR Nikkor Zoom Lens: $699.00 with FREE Shipping as sold by Amazon
- Nikon D3100 14.2MP Digital SLR Camera with 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Nikkor Zoom Lens + AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR Package 1 (also comes with Universal Screen Protectors, 4 in 1 Cleaning Kit, Xplorer Vista 90 DSLR Case, USB 2.0 SDHC Memory Card Reader and 8GB Memory Card): $1,144.99 as sold by The Shutterbug
Customers will surely be looking out for the Nikon D3100 Digital SLR Camera’s release on the international market. Aside from the Nikon D3100, the Nikon D7000 Digital SLR Camera is also up for release this end of September. Perhaps Nikon D7000 and D3100 will be released simultaneously along with the Coolpix models – the Nikon S1100pj, S5100, S80 and Nikon Coolpix P7000 Digital Camera models.