Nikon Coolpix 3700 Review


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Nikon Coolpix 3700



Playback Modes & Screens



The Playback screen displays the time and date of capture, the folder name and filename. The icon in the middle on the left indicates that this image is marked for Auto Transfer. On the bottom is the image quality/size and the image # / total # of images on the CF card.



Nikon Coolpix 3700

Thumbnail index mode displays 4 images per page...


Nikon Coolpix 3700

or 9 images per page.




Nikon Coolpix 3700

The image can be magnified from 1.2x to 10.0x in multiple steps, once enlarged you can scroll around inside of it using the 4-way controller.





Nikon Coolpix 3700

Playback menu has options for Print set (DPOF) printing information, automated slideshow, image Delete, image Protect and Auto Transfer. Pic Enhance (see next frame). The Small Picture option creates a smaller image for email or web use, select from 640x480, 320x240 or 160x120 size.



Nikon Coolpix 3700

The Picture Enhance menu lets you apply a Halo filter, Monochrome filter or Sepia filter for color effects.



Nikon Coolpix 3700

QuickTime movies are played back in full screen mode, playback starts by pressing the 4-way joystick in the center.



Nikon Coolpix 3700

Once the movie is playing you use the 4-way joystick to select the desired button in the VCR control bar. The progress bar at the bottom indicates the playback position with the running time in seconds displayed on the right.



Nikon Coolpix 3700

You can edit (trim) the length of the movie clip.




Nikon Coolpix 3700

The Set-Up menu options:
    Welcome screen - Change the image used in the powerup screen
    Date - Set the internal time and date
    Date imprint - Stamp the image with time/date
    Brightness - Adjust the color LCD brightness
    Sound settings - Camera sounds and volume
    Sound release level - Adjust level of sound-activated shutter release
    Auto Off - Sleep delay time: 30s, 1m, 5m, 30m
    Format card - Format the SD card
    Language - Menu language: German, English, French, Japanese, Spanish
    USB - Select the USB protocol: PTP or Mass Storage
    Video Mode - Video output format: NTSC or PAL
    Reset All - Reset all settings to default
    Firmware version - Display firmware version info




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