The New Nikon D3400 Has Bluetooth Connectivity

Today, Nikon is unveiling a load of new lenses for their APS-C DSLR cameras and the new Nikon D3400 DSLR camera. This camera is equipped with Bluetooth connectivity that lets it connect to the Nikon SnapBridge app.

In addition to this, they’re releasing new lens options. These are the AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR and AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G, AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR and AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED. These are all designed to work together accordingly as a kit to be chosen by the photographer.

All the tech specs are after the jump.

Nikon D3400

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  • 24.2MP APS-C Sensor
  • Compressed 12 bit NEF RAW
  • SD card slot
  • 95% viewfinder with 0.85% magnification
  • 5 fps
  • 3D color matrix metering II
  • ISO 100-25,600
  • 11 AF points with 3D tracking
  • 1/4000th max shutter speed
  • Flash sync to 1/200th
  • HD video at 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p and 24p
  • 921,000 dots on the LCD screen
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • 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.

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AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR and AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G

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Launch Time and Date Wednesday, August 17 at 12:01 A.M. EDT Wednesday, August 17 at 12:01 A.M. EDT
Product Name AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G
Mount Type Nikon F-Bayonet Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal Length Range 18–55 mm 18–55 mm
Zoom Ratio 3.1x 3.1x
Focal Length 18–55 mm 18–55 mm
Maximum Aperture f/3.5–5.6 f/3.5–5.6
Minimum Aperture f/22-38 f/22-38
Format DX DX
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format) 76° 76°
Minimum Angle of View (DX-format) 28°50′ 28°50′
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 0.38x 0.38x
Lens Elements 12 12 elements
Lens Groups 9 9 groups
Optical Conversion Factor 1.5x 1.5x
Compatible Format(s) DX
FX in DX Crop Mode
DX
FX in DX Crop Mode
VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization Yes
Lens shift using voice coil motors (VCMs)
n/a
Diaphragm Blades 7 7
Distance Information Yes Yes
Aspherical Elements 2 2
Super Integrated Coating Yes Yes
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF-P (Pulse Motor) Yes Yes
Minimum Focus Distance 0.9 ft. (0.25 m) from focal plane at all zoom positions 0.9 ft. (0.25 m) from focal plane at all zoom positions
Focus Mode Auto/Manual Auto/Manual
Filter Size 55mm 55mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on Screw-on
Dimensions
(Diameter x Length)
Approx. 2.5 in. (64.5 mm) x 2.4 in. (62.5 mm) distance from camera lens mount flange when lens is retracted Approx. 2.5 in. (64.5 mm) x 2.4 in. (62.5 mm) distance from camera lens mount flange when lens is retracted
Weight Approx. 205 g (7.3 oz) Approx. 195 g (6.9 oz)

The AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR will have an SRP of $249.95 while the AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G will have an SRP $199.95.

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AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED and AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR

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Launch Time and Date Wednesday, August 17 at 12:01 A.M. EDT Wednesday, August 17 at 12:01 A.M. EDT
Product Name AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED
Mount Type Nikon F-Bayonet Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal Length Range 70–300 mm 70–300 mm
Zoom Ratio 4.3x 4.3x
Focal Length 70–300 mm 70–300 mm
Maximum Aperture f/4.5-6.3 f/4.5–6.3
Minimum Aperture f/32 f/32
Format DX DX
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format) 22° 50 ́ 22° 50 ́
Minimum Angle of View (DX-format) 5° 20 ́ 5° 20 ́
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 0.22x 0.22x
Lens Elements 14 elements 14 elements
Lens Groups 10 groups 10 groups
Optical Conversion Factor 1.5x 1.5x
Compatible Format(s) DX
FX in DX Crop Mode
DX
FX in DX Crop Mode
VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization Yes
Lens shift using voice coil motors (VCMs)
n/a
Diaphragm Blades 7 7
Distance Information Yes Yes
ED Glass Elements 1 1
Super Integrated Coating Yes Yes
Autofocus Yes
Autofocus controlled by stepping motor; separate focus ring for manual focus
Yes
Autofocus controlled by stepping motor; separate focus ring for manual focus
AF-P (Pulse Motor) Yes Yes
Minimum Focus Distance 3.7 ft. (1.1 m) from focal plane at all zoom positions 3.7 ft. (1.1 m) from focal plane at all zoom positions
Focus Mode Auto/Manual Auto/Manual
G-type Yes Yes
Filter Size 58mm 58mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on Screw-on
Dimensions
(Diameter x Length)
Approx. 2.8 in. (72 mm) x 4.9 in. (125 mm) distance from camera lens mount flange Approx. 2.8 in. (72 mm) x 4.9 in. (125 mm) distance from camera lens mount flange
Weight Approx. 415 g (14.7 oz) Approx. 400 g (14.2 oz.)

The AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR will have an SRP, $399.95 and the AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED will have an SRP $349.95 will all be available around the same time and will be sold separately.

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