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Nikon Releases the New DX-format D7100 Digital SLR Camera

February 21, 2013

DUBAI, UAE, February 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

Nikon Corporation today released its advanced, high-performance DX-format D7100
digital SLR camera.

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This compact lightweight camera (W cross H cross D: approx. 135.5 cross 106.5 cross 76
mm; weight: approx. 675 g*1) offers superior portability and is loaded with features that
enable excellent subject detection and is capable of reproducing the finest details.

It is equipped with features, such as the DX-format CMOS sensor of 24.1 effective
megapixels and the high-performance EXPEED 3 image-processing engine without a low-pass
filter, which enable sharp focusing with high resolution. The incredible combination of
the high pixel count, and the full HD quality of the D7100 can be enhanced further with
NIKKOR lenses, which offer superior rendering performance made possible with Nikon’s own
optical technologies.

The camera also offers a number of new functions that improve camera operations for a
more intuitive and efficient shooting experience, including Spot White Balance, a white
balance preset manual option that allows users to choose a specific subject from which
white balance is measured while shooting in live view. It is also equipped with an array
of RGBW that enables more effective accumulation of light, a large, 3.2-inch
high-resolution TFT LCD monitor with a wide viewing angle and an i button that enables
direct access to frequently used functions.

*1Camera body only

        - D7100 Primary Features

1. D7100 features a new Nikon DX-format CMOS sensor, 24.1 effective megapixels, and
the EXPEED 3 image-processing engine optimized for high-performance without an optical
low-pass filter

2. Supports lenses with a maximum aperture of f/8 and offers a 51-point AF system for
faster focus

3. 51 focus points covering the entire frame that bring distant subjects closer.The
1.3cross DX crop achieves high-speed continuous shooting up to approximately 7 fps*1.

4.The compact and lightweight Nikon DX-format camera that is strong, yet extremely
light and portable

5. Increased usability and improved operation

        - A new Spot White Balance option measures white balance using a specified
          portion of the frame
        - A high-performance optical viewfinder utilizes a glass pentaprism and offers
          approximately 100% frame coverage
        - OLED display element
        - The 3.2-inch, 1229 k-dot TFT LCD monitor with wide viewing angle features a
          new RGBW array

6. Supports 1920 cross 1080/60i and 1920 cross 1080/30p movie recording

7. Supports the new WR-1 Wireless Remote Controller (available separately)

*1 When 1.3cross DX crop is enabled; up to 6 fps when standard DX format is enabled.
Both maximum frame rates possible only when image quality is set to JPEG/12-bit NEF (RAW).
Measured according to CIPA guidelines.

        - Other D7100 Features
        - Release time lag of approximately 0.052 s*1 and high-speed continuous shooting
          at up to approximately 7 fps*2
        - Extremely durable shutter that has passed testing for 150,000 cycles
        - Built-in flash equipped with a commander function
        - Double slots for SD memory cards
        - New Multi-Power Battery Pack MB-D15 (available separately)

*1 Measured according to CIPA guidelines.

*2 When 1.3cross DX crop is enabled; up to 6 fps when standard DX format is enabled.
Both maximum frame rates possible only when image quality is set to JPEG/12-bit NEF (RAW).



SOURCE Nikon Corporation

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