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1999

Nikon AF240SV/SV QD (Fun-Touch 6)
  • Upgraded AF230 (1997) with extra-large, ultra-clear Super Viewfinder (SV)
Nikon EF400SV/SV QD (Nice-Touch 5)
  • A sister model of the AF240 SV without AF and Self-timer
Nikon Nuvis 200
  • Small and lightweight (108.5 x 62.5 x 33 mm; 170 g)
  • 24-48mm (35mm equiv. to 30-60mm) f/4.5-8.4 zoom lens with two aspherical lenses; close-ups to 60 cm
COOLPIX 950
  • 1/2-in., 2.11-megapixel CCD (image size: 1,600 x 1,200 pixels)
  • Swivel body with 3x 38-115mm (35mm equiv.) Zoom-NIKKOR lens
  • High-resolution 2-in., low-temp. polysilicon TFT LCD monitor
COOLPIX 700
  • A sister model of the COOLPIX 950 with same 1/2-in., 2.11-megapixel CCD
  • 35mm (35mm equiv.) NIKKOR lens
  • High-resolution 1.8-in. TFT LCD monitor
Nikon Nuvis 300
  • 3x 28-80mm (35mm equiv. to 35-100mm) f/4.2-11 zoom lens
  • Ultra-compact and lightweight (98.5 x 59 x 36.5 mm; 155 g)
D1 World's Firsts
World's Firsts
Integrated control of metering, white balance and tone compensation.
  • Professional, high-performance digital SLR
  • 23.7 x 15.6mm CCD; 2.74 effective megapixels (2,012 x 1,324 pixels)
  • 3D Digital Matrix Image Control with 1,005-pixel CCD for superior overall picture quality
  • 4.5 fps shooting speed for up to 21 consecutive shots
  • Top shutter speed 1/16,000 s and flash sync up to 1/500 s
COOLPIX 800
  • Upgraded COOLPIX 700 with 2x Zoom-NIKKOR lens
  • 3 image sizes: Full-size, VGA and QVGA
  • High-resolution 1.8-in., low-temp. polysilicon TFT LCD monitor
AF-S  Zoom-Nikkor 28-70mm f/2.8D IF-ED
AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-80mm f/3.5-5.6D
AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8D IF-ED
AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/2.8D IF-ED
AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 17-35mm f/2.8D IF-ED
AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 28-70mm f/2.8D ID-ED

1998

Zoom 800/800 QD
  • 3.4x 38-130mm f/4.5-9.5 zoom lens (Three aspherical lenses)
  • Easy dial operation (Drive dial and Mode dial)
Zoom 600/600 QD (Lite-Touch Zoom 110/110 QD)
  • 2.9x 38-110mm f/4-10.8 zoom lens
  • 127 x 69 x 50mm; 270g
Zoom 400/400 QD (Lite-Touch Zoom 80/80 QD)
  • 2.1x 38-80mm f/5-9.6 zoom lens
  • 118 x 64 x 42mm; 210g
  • Panorama (13 x 36 mm) mode (QD model)
F60/F60D (N60/N60 QD)
  • A succeeding model of F50 (1994)
  • Easy-to-use exposure mode dial and command dial
  • Auto-Servo AF automatically chooses [S-AF] or [C-AF]
  • Powerful built-in flash (28mm lens coverage)
PRONEA S
  • Super-compact, lightweight elegant design IX240-format SLR
  • Easy-to-use exposure mode dial and command dial
  • Four Vari-Programs
  • Three exposure modes ([P] / [S] / [A])
F100
  • Cross-Ranged, 5-Area AF system
  • Dynamic AF, Closest-subject-priority Dynamic AF and Single Area AF
  • High-speed Focus Tracking up to 5 fps with Lock-On
Nikon E3/E3S
  • A succeeding model of E2N/E2NS (1996)
  • 2/3-in., 1.4-megapixel CCD (image size: 1,280 x 1,000 pixels)
  • Anti-vibration mode for microscope photography
  • 1 fps (E3)/3 fps (E3S: up to 12 consecutive shots)
COOLPIX 900
  • 1/2.7-in., 1.3-megapixel CCD
  • 3x Zoom-NIKKOR lens (35mm equiv. to 38-115mm)
  • 2-in. low-temp polysilicon TFT LCD
COOLPIX 600
  • 1/2.7-in., 1.08-megapixel CCD
  • Nikon 5mm f/2.8 lens (35mm equiv. to 36mm) and 2x digital zoom
  • Ultra-compact and lightweight (109.5 x 60 x 44.5 mm; 210 g)
  • Detachable Speedlight SB-E600
Nikon 35mm/IX240 Film Scanner COOLSCAN III (LS-30)
  • 10-bits per color channel A/D
  • 20-second scanning at 2,700 dpi
  • CleanImage™ function
Nikon 35mm/IX240 Film Scanner SUPER COOLSCAN 2000 (LS-2000)
  • 12-bits per color channel A/D and 20-second scanning at 2,700 dpi
  • Multi-sample scanning
  • CleanImage™ function
Nikon Nuvis S
  • Shell-type stainless steel design
  • High-performance 3x 22.5-66mm f/5.2-7.5 zoom lens with Close-Range Correction (CRC) system and whisper-quiet zooming operation
  • Built-in diopter adjustment
AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D IF-ED
AI AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-105mm f/3.5-4.5D IF
IX-Nikkor 30-60mm f/4-5.6
IX-Nikkor 60-180mm f/4.5-5.6
IX-Nikkor 20-60mm f/3.5-5.6
AF Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6D ED
AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-200mm f/3.5-5.6D IF

1997

BF100/BF100 QD
  • Simple operation 35mm format compact camera with Big Finder
  • Focus-free, 34mm f/4.5 lens
  • 122 x 74 x 52mm; 190g
  • Large viewfinder
Nuvis A20/A20 QD
  • 25mm f/5.6 lens, AF and AE compact (113 x 62 x 36 mm; 150 g)
  • Opt. IX (QD model: 113 x 62 x 39 mm; 155 g)
Nuvis E10/E10 QD
  • A sister model of the A20 with fixed-focus 25mm f/5.6 lens
Nikon FE10
  • 35mm-format SLR with Automatic Exposure Control
  • A sister model of the FM10 (1995) with [A] mode
  • The different body from those of FE/FE2 series
  • 1/2,000 to 8 s ([A])
Nikon AF230/AF230 QD (Fun-Touch 5)
  • Successor to the AF220 (1995) with 29mm f/4.5 lens
Nikon EF300/EF300 QD (Nice-Touch 4)
  • Focus-free, easy-to-use compact camera with Red-Eye Reduction
  • Successor to the EF220 (1995) with fixed-focus 29mm f/4.5 lens
  • A sister model of the AF230
Nikon Zoom 210/210 QD (One-Touch Zoom 70/70 QD)
  • 38-70mm f/4.7-8.6 zoom lens
  • Easy-to-see, large viewfinder
Nikon Nuvis 110i
  • 37.5-106mm (35mm equiv.) f/3.8-9.5 zoom lens
  • 121 x 67 x 47 mm; 260 g body with sliding lens cover
Nikon Nuvis 160i
  • 37.5-160mm (35mm equiv.) f/4.3-9.7 zoom lens
  • Sliding lens cover and metal face body (117 x 65 x 46 mm; 295 g)
  • Bulb function, diopter adjustment
COOLPIX 100
  • PC Card-type digital camera
  • 1/3-in., 330,000-pixel CCD (image size: 512 x 480 pixels)
  • Nikon 6.2mm f/4 lens (35mm equiv. to 52mm)
COOLPIX 300
  • 1/3-in., 330,000-pixel CCD (image size: 640 x 480 pixels)
  • Nikon 6.2mm f/4 lens (35m equiv. to 45mm)
  • Memos or drawing into the LCD screen possible
AF Zoom Micro-Nikkor 70-180mm f/4.5-5.6D ED World's Firsts
Nikkor 500mm f/4 P IF-ED

1996

Nikon Nuvis 125i/125
  • IX240 compact with 30-100mm (35mm equiv. to 37.5-125mm) f/4.3-9.2 Power Zoom lens
  • Magnetic Information Exchange (Mag. IX) system with the 125i, or Optical Information Exchange (Opt. IX) system with the 125
Nikon Nuvis 75i/75
  • IX240 compact with 30-60mm (35mm format equiv. to 37.5-75mm) f/4.5- 8.5 Power Zoom lens
  • Mag. IX data recording system and optional remote control (i model)
Nikon Nuvis mini i/mini
  • Super-light, super-compact lX240 camera
  • 105 x 58 x 30 mm; 135 g body with 25mm (35mm equiv. to 31.2mm) f/4 lens
Nikon F5 World's Firsts
World's Firsts
1005-pixel RGB sensor for metering.
  • The new standard in professional photography
  • Cross-Ranged, 5-Area AF Sensor (Multi-CAM1300)
  • Dynamic AF and Single Area AF
  • High-speed film advance of up to 8 fps (w/MN-30)
  • 3D Color Matrix Metering using a new 1,005-pixel RGB sensor
Nikon E2N/E2NS
  • D-SLR improves upon the Nikon E2/E2S (1995)
  • Compressed JPEG plus uncompressed TIFF format
  • 1 fps (E2N)/3 fps (E2NS)
Flatbed Scanner AX-110
  • 300 x 600-dpi optical resolution/8-bit A/D
Flatbed Scanner AX-210
  • Fine 600 x 1,200-dpi optical resolution
  • 8-bit converter and analog nonlinear gamma processing
Nikon PRONEA 600i (PRONEA 6i)
  • Accepts a wide selection of AF NIKKOR lenses, and IX-NIKKOR lenses made especially for PRONEA series
  • Similar specs to the F70 (1994); IX240 benefits include Mag. IX, Mid-Roll film Change (MRC), Data and title imprinting, Print Quantity selection
Nikon Nuvis 60/60 QD
  • 2x 31-62mm (35mm equiv.) zoom lens

1995

Nikon FM10
  • A different body from models of the FM/FM2 series
  • 1/2,000 to 1 s, Bulb
Nikon Zoom 500/500 QD (Lite-Touch Zoom 105/105 QD)
  • 127 x 67 x 74 mm; 265 g body with 38-105mm f/3.5-9.2 zoom lens
Nikon Zoom 310/310 QD (Lite-Touch Zoom 70)
  • Successor to the Zoom 300 (1994)
Nikon Zoom 200/200 QD (One-Touch Zoom/QD)
Nikon Zoom 60S
  • Successor to the Nikon Zoom 60 (1994)
  • Fixed focus 35-60mm f/5.7-9.3 zoom lens
Nikon EF200 (Nice-Touch 3)
  • Successor to the EF100 (1993) with fixed focus 31mm f/5.6 lens
Nikon AF220 (Fun-Touch 4)
  • Successor to the AF210 (1994) with 29mm f/4.5 lens
  • Built-in flash with Auto Flash, Flash Cancel and Anytime Flash
  • Red-Eye Reduction
Nikon E2/E2S
  • SLR-type digital still camera with Nikon F-mount
  • 2/3-in., 1.3-megapixel CCD with on-board Optical Low-Pass Filter (OLPF)
  • 1 fps (E2)/3 fps (E2S: up to 7 consecutive shots)
35mm Film Scanner SUPER COOLSCAN LS-1000
  • High-speed scanning: approx. 40 s (2,592 x 3,888 pixels)
  • 12-bit A/D and 2,700-dpi optical resolution
Multi-Format Film Scanner LS-4500AF
  • Supports formats from 35mm to 4 x 5-in. format
  • 12-bit A/D
35mm Film Scanner COOLSCAN II (LS-20)
  • High-speed scanning: approx. 80 s (2,592 x 3,888 pixels)
  • 2,700-dpi optical resolution

1994

Nikon F50/F50D (N50)
  • Choice of [SIMPLE] or [ADVANCED] mode
  • Dot matrix LCD panel for large, easy-to-read icon display
  • Comprehensive exposure modes: 8 Programs [P], [S], [A], [M]
  • One 6V 2CR5 (or DL245) lithium battery
Nikon Zoom 700VR/700VR QD (Zoom-Touch 105 VR QD) World's Firsts
World's Firsts
Camera featuring optical vibration reduction.
  • The world's first compact with Vibration Reduction for enhanced sharpness
  • High-performance 38-105mm f/4-7.8 zoom lens
  • Scale Imprint function (QD model)
Nikon Zoom 300/300 QD (Lite-Touch Zoom/QD)
  • The world’s smallest and lightest 35mm AF zoom camera
  • Stylish design with 35-70mm lens (117 x 63 x 36 mm; 205 g)
Nikon AF400 (One-Touch 300)
  • 31mm f/4 lens; Macro mode enables shots as close as 0.45 m
  • Built-in Panorama (13 x 36mm) mode (QD model)
Nikon AF210 (Fun-Touch 3)
  • Successor to the AF200 (1993) with 32mm f/4.5 lens
Nikon 28Ti Quartz Date
  • A sister model of the Nikon 35Ti (1993); NIKKOR 28mm f/2.8 lens is fixed
  • Sliding-type flash mode switch
  • Black body
Nikon F90X (N90S)
  • Focusing system improved over F90 (1992), with Focus Tracking up to 4.1 fps in [CH] mode
Nikon F70/F70D (N70)
  • Built-in retractable Speedlight with 3D Multi-Sensor Balanced Fill-Flash
  • Large, informative LCD, coordinated in shape and color with the control buttons
  • F70D features built-in Panorama (13 x 36mm) mode and data imprinting
Flatbed Scanner SCANTOUCH AX-1200
  • 1,200 x 1,200-dpi high resolution/10-bit A/D
Nikon Zoom 60 (Nice-Touch Zoom)
  • Fixed focus 35-60mm f/5.7-9.3 zoom lens
Zoom-Nikkor 1200-1700mm f/5.6-8P IF-ED World's Firsts
World's Firsts
1700mm zoom lens.

1993

Nikon AF600/AF600 QD (Lite-Touch/QD)
  • World’s smallest ultra-compact and lightweight 35mm format AF camera (108 x 62 x 32 mm; 155 g)
  • 28mm f/3.5 lens
  • Built-in Panorama (13 x 36mm) mode
Nikon Zoom 100/100 QD (Zoom-Touch 470/470 QD)
  • 35-70mm f/4.5-6 zoom lens
  • Two-shot self-timer (Double self-timer)
Nikon AF200 (Fun-Touch 2)
  • Successor to the RF10 (1992) with 34mm f/4.5 lens
Nikon EF100 (Nice-Touch 2)
  • Focus free (fixed focus) compact with 35mm f/4.5 lens
  • Macro mode enabling to get as close as 0.55 m
Nikon 35Ti Quartz Date
  • NIKKOR 35mm f/2.8 quality lens
  • Classic, no-frills appearance with titanium body
  • Analog display system with watch-like appearance
  • 3D Matrix Metering with new 6-segment Matrix Sensor
  • Programmed Auto [P] and Aperture-Priority Auto [A] modes
35mm Film Scanner COOLSCAN (LS-10)
  • 2,700-dpi resolution and LED illumination
Nikon FM2/T
  • The FM2 (1984) armored with titanium

1992

NIKONOS RS World's Firsts
World's Firsts
The world's first underwater SLR camera
  • Amazing underwater AF system
  • Capability of going down to a depth of 100 m without special underwater housing
  • Strategic product of COCOM
Nikon TW Zoom 105 WORLD TIME (Zoom-Touch 800/800 WORLD TIME)
  • Nikon’s top-of-the-line zoom AF compact
  • 37-105mm f/3.7-9.9 zoom lens
  • Image size selector
  • Nikon Wide-Area AF, Spot AF and Focus tracking
Nikon RF10 (Smiletaker)
  • Automatic, easy-to-use compact camera
  • AF and AE compact with 34mm f/4.5 lens
Nikon AW35/AW35 QD (Sport-Touch)
  • Splash-proof weather-resistant design, Nikon W35 (1991)
Nikon F90/ F90S/F90D World's Firsts
World's Firsts
The world's first 3D Multi-Sensor Balanced Full-Flash exposure control
  • Wide-Area AF
  • 3D Matrix Metering
  • 3D Muiti-Sensor Balanced Fill-Flash and FP High-Speed Sync
Nikon TW Zoom 85/85 QD (Zoom-Touch 600)
  • The tele-wide zoom auto compact with Panorama
  • 32-85mm f/4.5-11 zoom lens
  • Carefree AF, Spot AF and Infinity Focus

1991

Nikon F-801S (N8008S)
  • Upgraded Nikon F-801 (1988) with Spot Metering
  • Advanced Focus-Tracking AF function
Nikon TW Zoom 35-80/35-80 QD (Zoom-Touch 500S)
  • The high-performance, all-automatic zoom compact
  • Upgraded TW Zoom (1988) offering built-in diopter adjustment
Nikon F-401X/F-401X QD (N5005)
  • Nikon’s most exclusive Matrix Metering
  • Built-in auto TTL flash (28mm lens coverage) with Matrix Balanced Fill-Flash
  • Advanced Focus-Tracking AF function
Nikon W35/W35 QD (One-Touch 200)
  • The auto compact with Nikon’s quality
  • Smaller than Nikon RD2 (1988) (124 x 68 x 54 mm; 215 g)
  • Close-ups to 65 cm
35mm Film Scanner LS-3510AF
  • Best suited for computer graphics, desktop publishing and image data filing
  • AF ensures consistently sharp scans
  • Max. 5,000 x 5,000-pixel resolution

1990

Nikon F-601/F-601 QD (N6006/N6006 QD)
  • Auto Multi-Program [P]
  • Built-in retractable flash (28mm lens coverage)
  • Auto balanced fill-flash, Slow Sync and Rear-Curtain Sync
Nikon F-601M (N6000)
  • Simplified version of the F-601 without AF and built-in Speedlight
  • Matrix and Center-Weighted Metering
  • Auto Multi-Program [P]
TW Zoom 35-70 / 35-70 QD (Zoom.Touch 400)
  • 35-70mm Zoom AF compact with Carefree AF (3 focus areas) and Advanced Red-Eye Reduction System
35mm Film Scanner LS-3500
  • 4,096 x 6,144-pixel resolution for sharp color images
  • 24 x 36mm scanning area and scans any 35mm (135) format film
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