Digital Camera Home > Digital Camera Reviews > Kodak Digital Cameras > Kodak DC3800

Kodak DC3800



<<Test Results & Conclusion :(Previous) | (Next): DC3800 Sample Images>>

Reference: Datasheet

Review First Posted: 10/1/2000


Digital Camera Data Sheet:
Kodak DC3800


General

Model Name:

Kodak DC3800 
Model Number: DC3800 
Camera Format: Ultra Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $500.00
Street Price:  
Price Update Date: 2007-02-07
Date Available: 2000-10-30
Remote Control: No 
Remote Control Type: n/a 
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Tripod Mount Material:  
Operating System:  
Weight: 7.1 oz (200 g)
Weight With Batteries? checked 
Size: 3.7 x 2.4 x 1.3 in.
(95 x 61 x 33 mm)
Warranty in Months:  
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 1760x1168, 896x592
Movie Resolution:  
Aspect Ratio: 3:2
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 2.00
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.8" 
CCD Filter Type: RGBG 
CCD Manufacturer:  
Focal Length Multiplier:  
Movie Audio:  
Quality Levels:  
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 33 mm
Zoom Ratio: Non-Zoom
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 2x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type:  
Auto Focus Assist Light?  
Auto Focus Min Illum:  
Auto Focus Step:  
Manual Focus: No 
Manual Focus Steps: n/a
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
20.4 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 20 - 70 cm
8.2 - 28.6 in
Min Macro Area: 117 x 77 mm
4.6 x 3.0 in
Min Aperture: f/8.0
Max Aperture: f/2.8
Aperture Range Description: f/2.8, f/8 (two settings) 
Aperture Step Size:  
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Display
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
Optical VF Type: Real Image 
Optical VF Accuracy: 79%
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD VF Accuracy: 83%
LCD Size (inches): 1.5
LCD Resolution:  
OLED Screen:  
Touchscreen:  
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: 100
ISO Rating Max:  
Number of White Balance Settings:  
White Balance Settings:  
Manual White Balance: No 
Longest Shutter Time: 1/2 
Shortest Shutter Time: 1/1000 
Exp Adj Range:  
Exp Adj Step Size:  
Metering Modes: Center Weighted 
Spot Metering: No 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Self Timer: 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
No of Flash Modes: 4
Flash Modes: Auto, Fill-In, Red-Eye reduction, Off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters):  
Flash Range Default ISO (meters): 2.5
Flash Range Description: 0.2-2.5m (8 inches to 8.2 feet) 
No of Flash "Pops":  
Ext Flash: No 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: CompactFlash Type 1, CompactFlash Type 2 
Other Memory Types:  
Memory Included (MB): 8.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Compressed Format: JPEG 
Movie File Format:  
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode Switchable:  
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: Serial
Other Connection: No camera connection - USB card reader only 
Included Software: USB Picture Card Reader, ArcSoft PhotoImpression 2000 
OS Compatibility: Windows 95B, 98, 98SE, 2000; Mac OS 8.6 or higher 
Performance Timing
Startup Time:  
Shutdown Time:  
Play -> Record:  
Record -> Play (max res):  
Record -> Play (min res):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE:  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE:  
Shutter Lag, Man. Focus:  
Shutter Lag, Prefocus:  
Cycle Time Uncompressed Format:  
Cycle Time Max Res: 2.000 seconds
Cycle Time Min Res: 0.500 seconds
Buffer Frames, Max Res:  
Continuous Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 2.000
Movie Mode Rate (Frames/Sec):  
Movie Sec @ Max Res:  
Movie Sec @ Min Res:  
Download speed, KB/second:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: AA 
Usable Battery Types: Alkaline, Lithium, NiCd, NiMH (2 NiMH recommended) 
Batteries Included: AA Alkaline (2) batteries
Battery Charger Included: No 
More Information
Notes & Features: Ultra compact, but few exposure controls. Auto controls do a good job in typical situations, have a hard time with difficult lighting.  
Review URL: Review
Test Shots URL: Test Shots
Photo Gallery URL:  
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website

Reader Comments! --> Visit our discussion forum for the Kodak DC3800!



<<Test Results & Conclusion | DC3800 Sample Images>>

Follow Imaging Resource:

Purchase memory card for Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS3 digital camera
Enter this month to win:

1 $300 Adorama Gift Certificate

2 $200 Adorama Gift Certificate

3 $100 Adorama Gift Certificate