Summary Nikon 8400

Prices Price
Camera only
Unknown
Score Snapsort rank
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 9
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 3.5x
Screen size
Help 1.8"
Aperture
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 134k dots
Wide angle
Help 24 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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Pros

The Nikon 8400 vs other recent digicams

External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital

The Nikon 8400 vs other recent pro digicams

Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
Usually standard
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/3000 of a second

Cons

The Nikon 8400 vs other recent digicams

Zoom Below average zoom Help
3.5x
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 30fps
Weight Heavy Help
470 g

The Nikon 8400 vs other recent pro digicams

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/2.8
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
134k dots
Size Slightly large Help
Prosumer size (113×82×75 mm)
Light sensitivity Very poor maximum light sensitivity Help
400 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
8 MP
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Thickness Thick Help
3"
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Sensor size Small sensor Help
2/3" 8.8x6.6mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
1.8"
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
2.3 fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Screen type Screen type Help
LCD
Announced Old Help
September 2004
Longest exposure Very short exposures Help
8 seconds

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